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BOLIVIA: Police abandon posts outside presidential palace

LA PAZ, Bolivia (Associated Press) — Police guards outside Bolivia’s presidential palace abandoned their posts Saturday, increasing pressure on President Evo Morales as he seeks to curb nationwide unrest after a disputed election. Growing dissension in police ranks posed a new threat to Morales, who claimed victory after the Oct. 20 vote but has since faced protests in which three people have been killed and hundreds injured. Morales faces “the most complicated moment” in his 14 years in power and the situation could deteriorate, said Jorge Dulón, a political analystRead More


Wikipedia’s Article of the Day November 10, 2019: Clare Stevenson

Mary Bell (3 December 1903 – 6 February 1979), nicknamed “Paddy”, was an Australian aviator and founding leader of the Women’s Air Training Corps, a volunteer organisation that provided support to the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) during World War II. She later helped establish the Women’s Auxiliary Australian Air Force (WAAAF), the first and largest women’s wartime service in the country, which grew to more than 18,000 members by 1944. Born Mary Fernandes in Launceston, Tasmania, she married John Bell, an RAAF officer, in 1923 and obtained a pilot’sRead More


@TumusiimeUG has added a new video on YouTube

Political Correctness in Comedy | Lynda Ddane Tumu Siime is a Ugandan comedian. Subscribe to this channel for more videos. #AfricanComedy #ComedySkits #TumuSiime View on YouTube —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: November 09, 2019 at 06:39PM


Pentagon claims US authority to shoot any Syrian government official who tries to take control of Syrian oil

By RAWSTORY Pentagon officials asserted Thursday U.S. military authority over Syrian oil fields because U.S. forces are acting under the goal of “protecting Americans from terrorist activity” and would be within their rights to shoot a representative of the Syrian government who attempted to retake control over that country’s national resource. The comments came from Pentagon spokesperson Jonathan Hoffman and Navy Rear Admiral William D. Byrne Jr. during a press briefing in which the two men were asked repeatedly about the legal basis the U.S. is claiming to control SyrianRead More


Uganda’s education post mortem report (PHOTOS)

UGANDA’S EDUCATION POSTMORTEM REPORT    “Destroying any nation does not require the use of atomic bombs or the use of long-range missiles. It only requires lowering the quality of education and allowing cheating in the examinations by students”. By CHANGE OF GUARDS Education is a major driving force of development in any modern society.  Quality education equips young people with knowledge and necessary skills and helps them develop positive values, ideas and morals so that they are ready to take the responsibilities and challenges of adulthood.  It also plays aRead More


TODAY IN HISTORY: November 9 Expelled Indiams arrive in Camada

History Through Our Eyes: Nov. 9, 1972, new arrivals from Uganda Over a six-week period in the fall of 1972, several chartered planes bearing members of Uganda’s South Asian minority arrived in Montreal. By MONTREAL GAZETTE Updated: November 9, 2019 Over a six-week period in the fall of 1972, several chartered planes bearing members of Uganda’s South Asian minority arrived in Montreal. Dictator Idi Amin was expelling them from the only country that many had ever known. The deadline was Nov. 8. Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau agreed to welcome a fewRead More


NTVUganda has added TALK OF THE NATION: The relationship between police and journalists video

TALK OF THE NATION: The relationship between police and journalists #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: November 09, 2019 at 03:28PM


NTVUganda has added Dismas Ndiza wins first Palm Golding Golf open video

Dismas Ndiza wins first Palm Golding Golf open In Golf, Kenya’s professional golfer Dismas Ndiza has won the first palm Golding Open at par 72 Serena resort in Kigo. Ndiza put up 3 -2 strokes playoff tire breaker victory after a 72 strokes deadlock with Kenyan counterpart Sujan Shah. Another Kenyan Daniel Nduva won the amateur category. The Safari tour points campaign will now shift to Kitante golf course in January 2020. #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 pageRead More


NTVUganda has added Uganda’s Basketball Gazelles beat Nigeria in 3×3 Africa cup video

Uganda’s Basketball Gazelles beat Nigeria in 3×3 Africa cup In basketball, day two of the FIBA three by three Africa Cup has had Uganda’s female team beat Nigeria in a close game with a 18-15 score to stamp a ticket to the next stage. Lady Gazelle, Ritah Imanishimwe praised her teammates for the mental strength shown in beating Nigeria. #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: NovemberRead More


NTVUganda has added KCCA beat police, Tooro draw at home against Proline in UPL video

KCCA beat police, Tooro draw at home against Proline in UPL KCCA beat Police FC 3-2 at the Phlip Omondi stadium in a Uganda Premier league game. The kasasiro boys had to come from 2-1 one down. Something that impressed Coach Mike Mutebi. In Fort Portal, Yafesi Mubiru gave the home team Tooro Unite dthe lead but it wasn’t enough as lapse in concentration saw James Begisa net the equalisier for Proline. #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 FacebookRead More