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Sunday, July 5th, 2020

 

Airstrikes hit Libya base held by Turkey-backed forces

Cairo (Associated Press) — Libyan officials in the capital of Tripoli said Sunday that overnight airstrikes hit a key military base on the city’s outskirts that was recently retaken by Turkey-backed forces. A spokesman for the Tripoli-based forces, Col. Mohamed Gnounou, said the strikes were carried out by “foreign jets” allied with military commander Khalifa Hifter. Hifter’s forces are backed by the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Russia, while Tripoli is backed by Turkey, Qatar and Italy. Libya has been divided between these two rival governments since 2015 — oneRead More


NTVUganda has added NTV PANORAMA: Finance ministry explains why projects stall video

NTV PANORAMA: Finance ministry explains why projects stall The Ministry of Finance says Cabinet is due to discuss a motion on taking a hard stance, including sanctioning accounting officers, against the perpetual under absorption of funds budgeted and allocated to ministries, departments and agencies; monies, which when not used, are swept back to the Consolidated Fund at end of every financial year. It is not the first time tougher sanctions are being mooted against this gross inefficiency but in most cases it is service delivery that has been constipated. #NTVNewsRead More


NTVUganda has added MOSQUE HANDOVER: Security in mosque return but faithful remain skeptical video

MOSQUE HANDOVER: Security in mosque return but faithful remain skeptical Officials from Uganda Muslim supreme council took over-administration of Masjid Noor mosque commonly known as William street mosque amid heavy deployment of police and other security organs in down town Kampala along William street. Business was paralyzed in the area as police blocked all access roads. The officials also disclosed that there were cases of corruption from the previous administration to be investigated as well. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us onRead More


NTVUganda has added LAND EVICTIONS: Amuru district leaders want squatters moved video

LAND EVICTIONS: Amuru district leaders want squatters moved Amuru district leadership has issued a seven-day ultimatum to hundreds of squatters on government land in Elegu town council, to pave way for the constriction of a health facility. The squatters are some of the hundreds of Ugandans that government settled there after evacuating them from South Sudan insurgence in 2016. The squatters say they will not leave because they were given the land legally. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvugandaRead More


NTVUganda has added 2021 ELECTIONS: Information minister warns media on minimum standards video

2021 ELECTIONS: Information minister warns media on minimum standards Government has warned media houses to desist from using the proposed virtual election campaigns to promote hate speech in the country. According to the Minister of Information and National guidance, Judith Nabakooba, some media organizations are using their air time to host politicians whose message promotes hate as well as misinforming the public. Nabakooba has also warned politicians not to hold processions after appearing on media talk shows. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug FollowRead More


NTVUganda has added 2021 ELECTIONS: Information minister warns media on minimum standards video

2021 ELECTIONS: Information minister warns media on minimum standards Government has warned media houses to desist from using the proposed virtual election campaigns to promote hate speech in the country. According to the Minister of Information and National guidance, Judith Nabakooba, some media organizations are using their air time to host politicians whose message promotes hate as well as misinforming the public. Nabakooba has also warned politicians not to hold processions after appearing on media talk shows. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug FollowRead More


NTVUganda has added 2021 ELECTIONS: Information minister warns media on minimum standards video

2021 ELECTIONS: Information minister warns media on minimum standards Government has warned media houses to desist from using the proposed virtual election campaigns to promote hate speech in the country. According to the Minister of Information and National guidance, Judith Nabakooba, some media organizations are using their air time to host politicians whose message promotes hate as well as misinforming the public. Nabakooba has also warned politicians not to hold processions after appearing on media talk shows. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug FollowRead More


NTVUganda has added COVID-19 PANDEMIC: Footballers struggle to cope after shutdown video

COVID-19 PANDEMIC: Footballers struggle to cope after shutdown It is now nearly three months since the sport industry went into lockdown. The result has been several actors struggling to survive, including those in the country’s most popular sport, which is football. Several clubs at the regional level have particularly paid the ultimate price. We tell the story of their struggles through Kiira United. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Connect with us on Messenger via m.me/NTVUganda —— AUTO –Read More


NTVUganda has added Minister Kamya reiterates stand on land transactions video

Minister Kamya reiterates stand on land transactions Minister of lands, Housing and Urban Development Beti Olive Namisango Kamya has expressed concern about reports that staff in her ministry are conniving with land grabbers and fraudsters to legalise criminal and illegal land transactions. Kamya has revealed she is planning to present a law before cabinet to make it easier to have the culprits held personally accountable. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Connect with us on Messenger via m.me/NTVUganda ——Read More


NTVUganda has added HEALTH FOCUS: Counting Uganda’s COVID-19 statistics, three months later video

HEALTH FOCUS: Counting Uganda’s COVID-19 statistics, three months later Uganda is one of the five countries in Africa that have not registered any deaths and has more than 80% recoveries. The statistics have raised questions on how we are managing to deal with the infection. And, to try and establish the answers, Walter Mwesigye speaks to Dr. Bruce Kirenga, the Executive Director at Mulago’s Lung Institute. Dr. Kirenga is also part of the science committee on COVID-19. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit http://www.ntv.co.ug FollowRead More