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Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

 

‘Credible evidence’ links MBS to Khashoggi’s murder: UN report

Saudi Arabia has denied Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman knew about the plot to kill Khashoggi [Amr Nabil/AP] Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman should be investigated over killing of journalist Khashoggi, UN expert concludes. By AL JAZEERA Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman should be investigated over the killing of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a UN rights expert has concluded, citing “credible evidence”. In her long-anticipated report, which was released on Wednesday, UN extrajudicial executions investigator Agnes Callamard said Khashoggi’s death “constituted an extrajudicial killing for which the StateRead More


UGANDA: @HeBobiWine panelist at upcoming US Human Rights forum – @MusighaMuntu @SejuDav @FDCofficial1

UGANDA MP BOBI WINE A PANELIST AT U.S. HUMAN RIGHTS FORUM ORGANIZED BY REV. JESSE JACKSON — FORMER VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN, SPECIAL SPEAKER By BLACK STAR NEWS …JUNE 18,2019 The Ugandan international human rights leader Robert Kyagulanyi, a.k.a. Bobi Wine, is one of the featured speakers on July 1 at a conference organized by the Rev. Jesse Jackson in Chicago, with former Vice President Joe Biden as a special guest. The five-day conference starts June 28 through July 2. The conference kicks of with a speech by Biden who isRead More


GOLD: How 7.4 Tons of Venezuela’s Gold Landed in Africa—and Vanished

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, in white, with Alain Goetz and gold flakes at AGR in 2017. PHOTO: GAEL GRILHOT/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES How 7.4 Tons of Venezuela’s Gold Landed in Africa—and Vanished Secret deliveries to a refinery in Uganda expose a global underground economy many suspect is helping Nicolás Maduro cling to powerGold is refined at African Gold Refinery in Entebbe, Uganda.  By THE WALL STREET JOURNAL ENTEBBE, Uganda—The government of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is selling off his country’s gold reserves. Some of it has passed through a secretive operationRead More


GOLD: How 7.4 Tons of Venezuela’s Gold Landed in Africa—and Vanished

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, in white, with Alain Goetz and gold flakes at AGR in 2017. PHOTO: GAEL GRILHOT/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES How 7.4 Tons of Venezuela’s Gold Landed in Africa—and Vanished Secret deliveries to a refinery in Uganda expose a global underground economy many suspect is helping Nicolás Maduro cling to powerGold is refined at African Gold Refinery in Entebbe, Uganda.  By THE WALL STREET JOURNAL ENTEBBE, Uganda—The government of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is selling off his country’s gold reserves. Some of it has passed through a secretive operationRead More


GOLD: How 7.4 Tons of Venezuela’s Gold Landed in Africa—and Vanished

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni, in white, with Alain Goetz and gold flakes at AGR in 2017. PHOTO: GAEL GRILHOT/AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE/GETTY IMAGES How 7.4 Tons of Venezuela’s Gold Landed in Africa—and Vanished Secret deliveries to a refinery in Uganda expose a global underground economy many suspect is helping Nicolás Maduro cling to powerGold is refined at African Gold Refinery in Entebbe, Uganda.  By THE WALL STREET JOURNAL ENTEBBE, Uganda—The government of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro is selling off his country’s gold reserves. Some of it has passed through a secretive operationRead More


NTVUganda has added Ayikoru eager to avenge 2015 last-gasp Elgon Cup loss video

Ayikoru eager to avenge 2015 last-gasp Elgon Cup loss It’s been a while since Uganda and Kenya’s women rugby union teams contested the Elgon Cup. The last time such a contest took place in 2015, Kenya marginally came out top after nicking the return leg 7-6. The first leg in Nairobi had ended in a 5-all stalemate. Samiya Ayikoru was one of the players that represented Uganda back then. She’s hoping to once again be in the thick of things when this year’s first leg kicks off in Kisumu onRead More


NTVUganda has added “Gadies” and “Lentlemen” Golf event to enter its eighth staging video

“Gadies” and “Lentlemen” Golf event to enter its eighth staging If you want to see male golfers on the course dressed like women, Uganda Golf Club will be the place for you to be this weekend. This as the annual Gadies and Lentlemen tournament enters its eighth staging. A little over 180 players are expected to create some bit of human traffic at the par 72 Kitante course on Saturday as Anne Abeja explains. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda LikeRead More


NTVUganda has added AFCON: Defender Mukiibi looking to throw his hat in the ring video

AFCON: Defender Mukiibi looking to throw his hat in the ring The 32nd staging of the Africa Cup of Nations gets underway in a couple of days. Fifty-two matches will be played across four Egyptian cities over a month-long period. Hosts Egypt will get that footballing extravaganza started on Friday when they lock horns with Zimbabwe at the Cairo International Stadium. The same venue will host the contest between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow usRead More


NTVUganda has added EU provides $7.5m for renewable energy projects video

EU provides $7.5m for renewable energy projects Sweden has today announced a $7.5 Million loan for Uganda’s renewable energy program, which it says will be drawn through a local commercial bank effective July. Per Lindgarde, the Ambassador of Sweden to Uganda, who was signing off an undertaking with State Minister of Energy Simon Dujanga, also cautioned on the need for sustainability. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our Facebook page http://bit.ly/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST)Read More


UGANDA: Why I do not take ANT, seriously – @MugishaMuntu @HeBobiWine

I am starting to believe that ANT is an extension of NRM. Why do they not kwekalakasa. Face tear gas and bullets.  Do daily live media broadcasts of who was arrested or kidnapped. Who is jailed. Some opposition leaders are in World Records of having been the most arrested for like EVER! Why does ANT not hold rallies and get some youth killed by the thug regime. Then we would know you are serious.  Do something. Get more youth killed, kidnapped, tortured, maimed and then we will know that youRead More