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Sunday, November 10th, 2019

 

Wikipedia’s Article of the Day November 11, 2019: Northampton War Memorial

Northampton War Memorial is a First World War memorial on Wood Hill in the centre of Northampton, the county town of Northamptonshire, in central England. Designed by architect Sir Edwin Lutyens and unveiled on 11 November 1926, it stands in a small garden in what was once part of the churchyard of All Saints’ Church. It is one of the more elaborate town memorials in England, with a pair of obelisks, characteristic of the Lutyens war memorials, and a Stone of Remembrance, which he designed for the Imperial War GravesRead More


Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns amid fraud poll protests

Image copyright REUTERS Protesters chanted “yes we could” and “Bolivia” as they celebrated the resignation Bolivian President Evo Morales has resigned amid turmoil following his disputed re-election last month. By BBC On Sunday, international monitors called for the election result to be annulled, saying they had found “clear manipulations” of the 20 October poll. Mr Morales agreed with the findings and announced his intention to call fresh elections – after overhauling the country’s election body. But politicians – and the army and police chiefs – had urged him to quit.Read More


UGANDA: What the parliamentary probe on Makerere carnage is missing

WHAT THE PARLIAMENTARY PROBE ON MAKERERE CARNAGE IS MISSING CHANGE OF GUARDS – Following the carnage at Makerere University by Museveni’s army, the toothless Parliament tasked its Parliamentary Committee on Education to probe the brutal violence by soldiers against students.   So far, the committee has interacted with student leaders, the university administration, the army and police leadership and the  information gathered leaves a lot of gaps. Among such gaps is: 1.  Who exactly issued the order for deployment of soldiers to the university?  Since the time of the Gen. KaziiniRead More


BOLIVIA: Under pressure, Pesident Morales calls for new election

LA PAZ, Bolivia (Associate Press) — Buckling under mounting pressure, Bolivian President Evo Morales on Sunday called for a new election after his claim to have won a fourth term triggered suspicions of fraud and set off deadly protests. South America’s longest-serving leader made the announcement after a preliminary report by the Organization of American States found a “heap of observed irregularities” in the Oct. 20 presidential contest and said a new vote should be held. The unrest that has left three people dead and over 100 injured in clashesRead More


NTVUganda has added Kasaijja wants politicians to speak ahead of prayers video

Kasaijja wants politicians to speak ahead of prayers Finance Minister Matia Kasaija has asked the catholic church to amend the order of service and allow politicians to deliver their messages before the mass celebrant gives the sermon. Kasaija was addressing Catholics from western Uganda, who were celebrating mass at Namugongo catholic shrine. During the mass, the Bishop of Hoima diocese, Vincent Kirabo, who was the main celebrant, condemned the rampant cases of corruption, murder and human trafficking, which he said do not honour the lives the Uganda Martyrs lived. #NTVNewsRead More


NTVUganda has added HEALTH FOCUS: Couples urged to consult on their fertility status video

HEALTH FOCUS: Couples urged to consult on their fertility status If you’re unable to conceive within 12 months or more after regular unprotected sexual intercourse, you are likely to be infertile. Infertility can also mean the inability of a sexually active, non-contracepting couple to achieve pregnancy in one year. In this week’s health focus, Walter Mwesigye speaks to a fertility expert Dr. Edward Tamale Ssali, about this silent problem that is now reported to have a global prevalence of about 10%. #NTVNews Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visitRead More


NTVUganda has added NIGHT FOOTBALL: UPU qualifies for Guinness finale after 1-0 win video

NIGHT FOOTBALL: UPU qualifies for Guinness finale after 1-0 win Uganda Pentecostal University of Fort Portal qualified for the Guinness night football grand finale after defeating Asadi five aside team1-0. The premium tournament was on its regional tour in the Tooro region where two teams qualified for the national championship in which they will meet teams from other regions. The winning team will then represent Uganda in Nigeria for the Africa championships #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


NTVUganda has added UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL: UCU beats St Lawrence University to become champions video

UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL: UCU beats St Lawrence University to become champions Uganda Christian University have emerged as this year’s University Football League champions after a 2-1 win over St Lawrence University. The match, played at the Phillip Omondi stadium, saw Ezra Kaye Kizito net either side of half time to give UCU a 2-0 lead. Misi Ssemugera’s effort for St Lawrence turned out to be a consolation. #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;Read More


NTVUganda has added UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL: UCU beats St Lawrence University to become champions video

UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL: UCU beats St Lawrence University to become champions Uganda Christian University have emerged as this year’s University Football League champions after a 2-1 win over St Lawrence University. The match, played at the Phillip Omondi stadium, saw Ezra Kaye Kizito net either side of half time to give UCU a 2-0 lead. Misi Ssemugera’s effort for St Lawrence turned out to be a consolation. #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;Read More


NTVUganda has added UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL: UCU beats St Lawrence University to become champions video

UNIVERSITY FOOTBALL: UCU beats St Lawrence University to become champions Uganda Christian University have emerged as this year’s University Football League champions after a 2-1 win over St Lawrence University. The match, played at the Phillip Omondi stadium, saw Ezra Kaye Kizito net either side of half time to give UCU a 2-0 lead. Misi Ssemugera’s effort for St Lawrence turned out to be a consolation. #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;Read More