Main Menu

Monday, September 9th, 2019

 

Saudi hit squad’s gruesome conversations during Khashoggi’s murder revealed

In this file photo taken on Oct. 5, 2018, a protester holds a picture of missing journalist Jamal Khashoggi during a demonstration in front of the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul. (AFP Photo) By DAILY SABAH Audio recordings of the horrifying conversations between the 15-man Saudi hit squad and their victim, journalist Jamal Khashoggi, has been revealed to the public for the first time by the Turkish daily Sabah. The conversations recorded prior to and during the Oct. 2, 2018 murder of the dissident journalist at the kingdom’s Istanbul consulateRead More


POETRY: “Question” by May Swenson

Question Body my house my horse my hound what will I do when you are fallen Where will I sleep How will I ride What will I hunt Where can I go without my mount all eager and quick How will I know in thicket ahead is danger or treasure when Body my good bright dog is dead How will it be to lie in the sky without roof or door and wind for an eye With cloud for shift how will I hide? — May Swenson —— AUTO –Read More


Plane leaves Zimbabwe for Singapore to bring home Mugabe’s body

HARARE (Reuters) – A plane has left Zimbabwe for Singapore carrying government officials and relatives to bring home the body of Robert Mugabe, but it was still not clear where the former leader would be buried, a family spokesman said on Monday. Mugabe’s family is pushing back against the government’s plan to bury him at the National Heroes Acre monument in Harare and wants him to be interred in his home village, relatives have told Reuters. Leo Mugabe, the late president’s nephew and family spokesman, said a charter plane leftRead More


Hong Kong August visitors plunge 40%, hotels half-full: Finance chief

FILE PHOTO: A junk boat passes the skyline as seen from the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront in Hong Kong, China, August 27, 2019. (Photo: REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach) HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong visitor arrivals plunged nearly 40 per cent in August from a year earlier, deepening from July’s 5 per cent fall, the finance secretary said as sometimes violent anti-government protests take a rising toll on the city’s tourism, retail and hotel businesses. Hotels in some locations had seen occupancy rates drop to about half, while room rates plunged 40Read More


AUTOMATION: Workers need protection from robots

If a corporation eliminated jobs through automation, the Federal Automation and Worker Protection Agency would require the company to offer their workers new jobs with equal pay, or a severance package in line with their tenure at the company.DANIEL ACKER/BLOOMBERG/GETTY IMAGES Why American Workers Need to Be Protected From Automation By WIRED – Bill de Blasio is the mayor of New York City and a candidate for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination. Opinion: As President, I would issue a robot tax for corporations displacing humans, and create a federal agencyRead More


NTVUganda has added Uganda’s renewable energy agency in Ushs 74 bn funding deficit video

Uganda’s renewable energy agency in Ushs 74 bn funding deficit The Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company says it has a cumulative funding deficit of 74.6 Billion shillings for this financial year, a factor that is affecting implementation of its mandate, including the flow of counter funding from its key Development partners. During an engagement with the Natural Resources Committee of Parliament, Specioza Ndagire Kimera, the Managing Director of UECCC, maintained that the executing the framework for pooling resources from Gov’t, Investors and Developers requires sufficient liquidity in order to channelRead More


NTVUganda has added Uganda’s renewable energy agency in Ushs 74 bn funding deficit video

Uganda’s renewable energy agency in Ushs 74 bn funding deficit The Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company says it has a cumulative funding deficit of 74.6 Billion shillings for this financial year, a factor that is affecting implementation of its mandate, including the flow of counter funding from its key Development partners. During an engagement with the Natural Resources Committee of Parliament, Specioza Ndagire Kimera, the Managing Director of UECCC, maintained that the executing the framework for pooling resources from Gov’t, Investors and Developers requires sufficient liquidity in order to channelRead More


NTVUganda has added Uganda’s renewable energy agency in Ushs 74 bn funding deficit video

Uganda’s renewable energy agency in Ushs 74 bn funding deficit The Uganda Energy Credit Capitalization Company says it has a cumulative funding deficit of 74.6 Billion shillings for this financial year, a factor that is affecting implementation of its mandate, including the flow of counter funding from its key Development partners. During an engagement with the Natural Resources Committee of Parliament, Specioza Ndagire Kimera, the Managing Director of UECCC, maintained that the executing the framework for pooling resources from Gov’t, Investors and Developers requires sufficient liquidity in order to channelRead More


NTVUganda has added Four people arrested in Luweero for kidnapping 4 year old video

Four people arrested in Luweero for kidnapping 4 year old Four people have been arrested in Luweero district, suspected to have kidnapped a four-year old boy from his parents. Police said they took the child last Friday and demanded a ransom of seven million shillings from his father Patrick Muwonge who reported to Police which traced the calls. #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: September 09,Read More


NTVUganda has added Entebbe express way shooting was murder not suicide – Police video

Entebbe express way shooting was murder not suicide – Police Police have ruled out suicide in last week’s incident in which two people were shot dead at Nambigirwa Bridge on the Kampala-Entebbe Expressway. Fred Enanga, the Police Spokesperson, during a media briefing this morning, said the police force was treating the incident as a murder, going by the available evidence. #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