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Thursday, August 1st, 2019

 

US Sanctions Zimbabwean Official over Post-Election Killings

FILE – Soldiers patrol the streets in Harare, Zimbabwe, following demonstrations by opposition party supporters, Aug. 1, 2018. HARARE (Associated Press) – The United States on Thursday placed on its sanctions list a former Zimbabwean army general who commanded troops accused of killing six civilians after a disputed election a year ago. The listing of Anselem Sanyatwe signals U.S. frustration over the lack of accountability in the Aug. 1, 2018 killings in the capital, Harare. There was no immediate response by Zimbabwe’s government to the U.S. announcement, which was likelyRead More


DRC: 1-year-old daughter, wife of Congo’s Goma victim have Ebola

People walk past the Congo side of the Poids Lourd checkpoint at the border between Congo and Rwanda, Thursday, Aug. 1, 2019. Congo’s presidency says the border is open again with Rwanda hours after its eastern neighbor closed it over the deadly Ebola outbreak. The closure occurred Thursday morning as the first case of direct transmission of the Ebola virus was confirmed in Goma, the Congo city of more than 2 million people on the Rwandan border.(AP Photo) KINSHASA, Congo (Associated Press) — The wife and 1-year-old daughter of theRead More


SUDAN: Four more protesters killed in Sudan’s Omdurman

KHARTOUM (Sudan Tribune) – Four protesters were killed in Khartoum’s twin city of Omdurman when the security forces used gunfire to disperse a demonstration on Thursday, The protest rally was part of marches organized by the Sudanese Professional Association (SPA) across the country in solidarity with six protesters including five schoolchildren killed by the Rapid Support Forces in El Obeid last week. The marchers called to hold accountable security forces responsible for the killing. The pro-democracy medical group Central Committees of Sudan Doctors (CCSD) said the “protesters have been killedRead More


NTVUganda has added Lord Mayor may lose power over KCCA council meetings video

Lord Mayor may lose power over KCCA council meetings Parliament again considered key provisions in the Kampala Capital City Authority amendments. During a heated session, MPs agreed that the lord mayor should remain the political head of Kampala but is no longer to chair the authority’s council meetings. Proceedings on the matter have been adjourned to next week: #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: August 01,Read More


RAINBOW school opens in Uganda – a country that hates LGBTQ

Open Enrollment | Rainbow International School of Uganda (RISU) Where Every Student Matters. Posted July 31, 2019 by Ugandan Diaspora News Team in International Schools in Uganda Rainbow International School is a school where every student matters, an emphasis is put on academics and extracurricular activities, as a healthy balance creating a well rounded individual ready to tackle the challenges our ever evolving world. We offer teaching and learning that follows the Early Years Foundation Stage, International Primary Curriculum, English National Key Stage 3, Cambridge IGCSE and A Levels and an alternative pathwayRead More


NTVUganda has added I lost my eye for this freedom – Gen. Elly Tumwine questions MP’s fairness video

I lost my eye for this freedom – Gen. Elly Tumwine questions MP’s fairness Security Minister Elly Tumwine has questioned the legality and fairness of the ongoing investigations in the parliament committee on Rules Discipline and Privileges. The Army representative was in the committee to defend himself against alleged misconduct and contempt of parliament. Tumwine insisted that he wanted to hear all the testimony advanced before the committee a day before, a matter the legislators dismisse #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on TwitterRead More


NTVUganda has added Opposition tables bill that seeks to abolish Prime Minister’s office video

Opposition tables bill that seeks to abolish Prime Minister’s office Shadow Attorney General Wilfred Niwagaba has today tabled a private member’s bill seeking to amend provisions within the constitution, relating to elections. The bills seeks to remove the army representative in parliament, abolish the office of the prime minister, empower the Judicial Service Commission and Parliament to vet the commissioners of the electoral commissioner among others. However Deputy Attorney General Mwesigwa Rukutana has objected to Niwagaba’s bill. Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah will rule on the future of the bill nextRead More


NTVUganda has added Nigeria’s Baker Magunda tips Ugandan CEOs on leadership video

Nigeria’s Baker Magunda tips Ugandan CEOs on leadership Business that will thrive in 2019 and beyond, should be mindful of their source of capital, risk appetite, technology and leadership capacity;Baker Magunda, a leading CEO has advised. Magunda, who heads Guinness Nigeria, a business with a $400 M annual turnover says business leaders, should also be concerned about the high rate of unemployment and income levels. He was delivering a Key Note address at the 10th CEO Summit here in Kampala #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ugRead More


NTVUganda has added Mbarara City must beat URA to qualify for Super 8 semi-final video

Mbarara City must beat URA to qualify for Super 8 semi-final Mbarara City will welcome the visit of URA FC to Kakyeka Stadium. The prize for victory in the match will be a semi-final date with Vipers SC. URA coach Sam Ssimbwa and Mbarara City player Osborn Mushabe have both promised a good game tomorrow #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: August 01, 2019 at 03:37PM


NTVUganda has added Raw talent on display as 450 boxing novices battle video

Raw talent on display as 450 boxing novices battle 450 boxers from a little over 50 clubs are taking part in the national novices boxing championships. The boxing tournament is slated to run from today up to next Monday. There was a lot of raw talent on display as participants look to make a climb up to the Cadet level. #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:Read More