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Saturday, September 28th, 2019

 

Impeachment now a threat like no other Trump has faced

Activists rally for the impeachment of President Donald Trump, at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., committed Tuesday to launching a formal impeachment inquiry against Trump. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (Associated Press) — From the moment Donald Trump became a national political figure, he has been shadowed by investigations and controversy. They have been layered, lengthy and often inconclusive, leaving many Americans scandal-weary and numb to his behavior. And with each charge against him, Trump has perfected the art ofRead More


USA: Student journalist scores big scoop in Trump-Ukraine story

FILE – In this Sept. 15, 2018 file photo, U.S. special representative to Ukraine Kurt Volker attends the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) annual meeting entitled “The next generation of everything” at the Mystetsky Arsenal Art Center in Kiev, Ukraine. Andrew Howard, a managing editor of The State Press student newspaper at Arizona State University broke the news Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, that Volker, a key State Department official who was involved in talks between President Donald Trump and the Ukranian government, had stepped down from his post, the NewRead More


USA: Student journalist scores big scoop in Trump-Ukraine story

FILE – In this Sept. 15, 2018 file photo, U.S. special representative to Ukraine Kurt Volker attends the 15th Yalta European Strategy (YES) annual meeting entitled “The next generation of everything” at the Mystetsky Arsenal Art Center in Kiev, Ukraine. Andrew Howard, a managing editor of The State Press student newspaper at Arizona State University broke the news Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, that Volker, a key State Department official who was involved in talks between President Donald Trump and the Ukranian government, had stepped down from his post, the NewRead More


Zimbabwe’s Mugabe is buried

By FARAI MUTSAKAtoday The coffin carrying the body of former Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is seen at during mass at his rural home in Zvimba, about 100 kilometers north west of the capital Harare, Saturday. Sept, 28, 2019. According to a family spokesperson Mugabe is expected to be buried at the residence after weeks of drama mystery and contention over his burial place. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi) ‘This man lives forever’: Zimbabwe’s Mugabe is buried ZVIMBA, Zimbabwe (Associated Press) — A priest asked God to take pity on Robert Mugabe asRead More


At Least 32 Killed in 113 Attacks Across Afghanistan on Election Day – Reports

 © AP Photo / Rahmat Gul MOSCOW (Sputnik) – At least 32 people were reportedly killed and 123 more injured in 113 attacks across Afghanistan on the day of the presidential election. According to the Pajhwok news agency, the Taliban Islamist movement claimed responsibility for at least 64 attacks. Afghan citizens voted on Saturday to elect the country’s president in an election that saw around 9.5 million people registered for casting their ballots. The Taliban said earlier on Saturday that the group had blocked access to polling places in someRead More


NTVUganda has added TALK OF THE NATION: The impact of training on overall quality of journalism video

TALK OF THE NATION: The impact of training on overall quality of journalism The department of journalism and communication at Makerere University is celebrates 30 years of training media practitioners. In this time, the department has produced hundreds of media practitioners, in a rapidly changing environment. Tonight we speak to one of the lecturers in the department, Dr Fred Kakooza on plans for the future. #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; PublishedRead More


NTVUganda has added TALK OF THE NATION: The impact of training on overall quality of journalism video

TALK OF THE NATION: The impact of training on overall quality of journalism The department of journalism and communication at Makerere University is celebrates 30 years of training media practitioners. In this time, the department has produced hundreds of media practitioners, in a rapidly changing environment. Tonight we speak to one of the lecturers in the department, Dr Fred Kakooza on plans for the future. #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; PublishedRead More


Yemen: Houthis claim capture of thousands of troops in Saudi raid

Yemen’s rebels claim carrying out attack in Saudi region of Najran, but there is no immediate confirmation from Riyadh. By AL JAZEERA, NEWS AGENCIES Yemen’s Houthi movement has said it carried out an attack near the border with the southwestern Saudi region of Najran and captured “thousands” of enemy troops including several Saudi army officers but there was no immediate confirmation from the authorities in Saudi Arabia. A spokesman for the Yemen-based rebels said in a statement on Saturday that three “enemy military brigades had fallen” in the attack, whichRead More


US issues travel advisory on Tanzania

Tanzania Travel Advisory US DEPARTMENT OF STATE Travel Advisory, September 27, 2019, Tanzania – Level 2: Exercise Increased Caution Exercise increased caution in Tanzania due to crime, terrorism, health issues, and targeting of LGBTI persons. Violent crime, such as assault, sexual assault, robberies, mugging, and carjacking, is common. Local police may lack the resources to respond effectively to serious crime. Terrorist groups continue plotting possible attacks in Tanzania. Terrorists may attack with little or no warning, targeting embassies, police stations, mosques, and other places frequented by Westerners. On September 10,Read More


NTVUganda has added KCCA wins two Netball league matches, climbs to second position video

KCCA wins two Netball league matches, climbs to second position KCCA Netball Club has today won two more fixtures in the National Netball League, to climb to second position in the league. KCCA defeated UPDF by 48-45 goals, before walloping Prisons by 40-32 goals. In other fixtures, National Insurance Corporation had defeated Posta 81- 14 goals, Makindye has fallen to Police by 44 – 43 goals with UPDF beating Prisons by 46-45. KCCA now has eight points after National Insurance Corporation who top the table with ten points. #NTVNews SubscribeRead More