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Wikipedia article of the day for July 28, 2019 1989 Tour de France

The Wikipedia article of the day for July 28, 2019 is 1989 Tour de France. The 1989 Tour de France was the 76th edition of one of cycling’s Grand Tours. The 3,285 km (2,041 mi) race began in Luxembourg with a prologue time trial on 1 July. It reached French soil during stage 4, ending in Paris on 23 July after 21 stages. Often cited as one of the most competitive runnings of the Tour, the race was decided by only eight seconds in favour of Greg LeMond (pictured), the smallest victoryRead More


Sudan to charge eight military officers over deadly crackdown

Media caption What happened during the 3 June massacre? By BBC Eight senior military officers are to be charged in Sudan with crimes against humanity over their alleged part in the killing of protesters on 3 June. Government prosecutors announced the charges after investigating the massacre, when at least 87 people died in the capital, Khartoum. Opposition activists say the number of deaths was closer to 130. The prosecutors’ findings did not satisfy some opposition activists, and there are reports of new protests. Protesters were killed in June when securityRead More


TANZANIA: The grim fate of dissidents -Missing or murdered

From right: Ben Saanane, a picture of Daniel John and Mdude Nyagali. FILE PHOTOS  By AFP Some turn up dead or injured. Others are never heard of again: A wave of kidnappings in Tanzania that appears to target critics of the government has set the nation on edge. In May, high-profile dissident Mdude Nyagali was snatched by four gunmen after leaving work, and was dumped, seriously beaten, in a village two days later, according to the main opposition Chadema party. The incident came just hours after he had branded PresidentRead More


Sudan Says 87 Killed, 168 Wounded When June 3 Protest Broken up

An injured man is carried on a stretcher during protests in Khartoum, Sudan, June 3, 2019 in this image taken from a video obtained from social media. KHARTOUM (Reuters) – The head of a Sudanese investigative committee said on Saturday that 87 people were killed and 168 wounded on June 3 when a sit-in protest was violently broken up by security forces. Fath al-Rahman Saeed, the head of the committee, said 17 of those killed were in the square occupied by protesters and 48 of the wounded were hit byRead More


Sudan Says 87 Killed, 168 Wounded When June 3 Protest Broken up

An injured man is carried on a stretcher during protests in Khartoum, Sudan, June 3, 2019 in this image taken from a video obtained from social media. KHARTOUM (Reuters) – The head of a Sudanese investigative committee said on Saturday that 87 people were killed and 168 wounded on June 3 when a sit-in protest was violently broken up by security forces. Fath al-Rahman Saeed, the head of the committee, said 17 of those killed were in the square occupied by protesters and 48 of the wounded were hit byRead More


Sudan Says 87 Killed, 168 Wounded When June 3 Protest Broken up

An injured man is carried on a stretcher during protests in Khartoum, Sudan, June 3, 2019 in this image taken from a video obtained from social media. KHARTOUM (Reuters) – The head of a Sudanese investigative committee said on Saturday that 87 people were killed and 168 wounded on June 3 when a sit-in protest was violently broken up by security forces. Fath al-Rahman Saeed, the head of the committee, said 17 of those killed were in the square occupied by protesters and 48 of the wounded were hit byRead More


UGANDA: You’re lucky to be in UPDF, Museveni tells soldiers

KAMPALA (edge.ug) – The President of the Republic of Uganda and Commander-in-Chief of UPDF Gen Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has told 203 newly commissioned Ugandan Officers that they should consider themselves fortunate to be part of the officer corps in a force that has made significant contribution to the wellbeing of their motherland and the region. “Consider being commissioned as officers of the UPDF as a very rare opportunity. UPDF is a force that was historically needed in Uganda, otherwise Uganda would have by now disintegrated. UPDF was able to reverseRead More


NTVUganda has added Mp Mawanda plans private member’s bill on BOU act video

Mp Mawanda plans private member’s bill on BOU act Igara East MP Micheal Mawanda is planning to table a private members’ bill calling for government’s implementation of the recommendations that were made by parliament, over the closure of several commercial banks by the central bank. Five months ago, the committee led by Bugweri County MP Abdu Katuntu investigated the closure and made several recommendations which are yet to be me. #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 https://ift.tt/1bbEIWmRead More


NTVUganda has added Pemba warriors beat Power 67-61 in Basketball video

Pemba warriors beat Power 67-61 in Basketball Pemba Warriors compounded Powers’ problems with a 67-61 defeat in game played at YMCA in Wandegeya. Michael Bazangu put 18 points and four rebounds to help Warriors to complete a double over Power. However each team had a player ejected a fight erupted between Warriors’ Jonathan Kambala and Power’s Geoffrey Soro. #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 https://ift.tt/1bbEIWm —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: July 27,Read More


NTVUganda has added Shida Leni breaks 200 meters National record video

Shida Leni breaks 200 meters National record Shida Leni is riding on cloud nine after breaking yet another national record that had stood for 11 years. Leni broke Justine Bayiga’s 200 meter record after sprinting in 22.30 seconds. On the other hand, five athletes including Chebet Emily, Doreen Chemutai among others have qualified for the All Africa games in Morocco in the two day final trials that were held at Mandela National Stadium. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like ourRead More