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Friday, July 17th, 2020


ENERGY: Oil report for July 17, 2020

Oil Market Tightens As Second COVID Wave Looms By OILPRICE.COM OPEC+ agrees to ease production cuts but promises to keep compliance in check  The big oil market news of the week was the easing of cuts from OPEC+. The markets largely welcomed the move, especially since it included pledges by laggards to temporarily keep some supply off of the market to compensate for past under-compliance. Meanwhile, bullish EIA data also boosted sentiment. However, by the end of the week, concerns about slowing oil demand weighed on prices, keeping them stuck atRead More

US authorities move to seize ex-Gambia dictator Yahya Jammeh’s mansion

FILE – In this Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 file photo, Gambia’s President Yahya Jammeh shows his inked finger before voting in Banjul, Gambia. Jammeh used bribe proceeds and stolen government funds to buy a mansion in a suburb of Washington, D.C., U.S. authorities allege in a lawsuit seeking to seize the property. The west African nation’s longtime dictator conspired to launder roughly $3.5 million in “corruption proceeds” through the purchase of a lavish home in Potomac, Md., the Justice Department said in a civil forfeiture complaint it filed Wednesday, JulyRead More

Vital coronavirus data immediately vanishes after Trump administration removes control from CDC

Image may be subject to copyright By THE INDEPENDENT The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Vital data showing whether US hospitals have the resources to deal with the coronavirus pandemic has already vanished from a government website after the Trump administration quietly shifted responsibility for the statistics to another department. Figures tracking the prevalence of free hospital and intensive care beds, and the number of available health care workers, ventilators and personal protective equipment across the US have been compiled – andRead More


CHANGE OF GUARDS – Regardless of the mode of election, history has clearly demonstrated that Museveni’s re-election has repeatedly been facilitated by two factors, the financial muscle and violence. The following entities are the key agents of the said two factors: 1.  STATE HOUSE State House is the office and home of the President of Uganda. It has a military and civilian human resource that are handpicked by the President on sectarian and patronage basis. Sate House runs a budget that is bigger than almost 70% of other government ministriesRead More

NTVUganda has added Ruling party reveals how it will choose its leaders video

Ruling party reveals how it will choose its leaders The National Resistance Movement has released its election roadmap after weeks consultations and negotiations. The ruling NRM party will chose its presidential flagbearer between 7th and 8th August while presidential flagbearers will be chosen on 10th September. The Presidential, national chairman, National Vice chairpersons and Regional Vice Chairperson will be elected through resolution by circulation while the rest of the positions will be determined by adult suffrage using the lining up method.#NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more newsRead More

NTVUganda has added Mayor extends help to former stars Fimbo Mukasa, Kyambadde video

Mayor extends help to former stars Fimbo Mukasa, Kyambadde Kampala Lord Mayor Erias Lukwago has come to the rescue of a couple of ex-internationals. Now both Andrew Fimbo Mukasa and Willy Kyambadde have been in a tight bind for awhile now. Besides the financial predicaments, the two former Cranes stars have contrasting medical conditions. While Mukasa is bipolar, Kyambadde is grappling with a liver ailment. The Lord Mayor gave them an assortment of home supplies as well as one million shillings apiece #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel ForRead More

NTVUganda has added FDC says 480 are seeking its backing in 2021 polls video

FDC says 480 are seeking its backing in 2021 polls Forum for Democratic Change party says over 480 people have returned nomination forms for people hoping to represent the party in the general elections in 2021. Among these 400 hundred are hoping to compete for directly elected parliamentary seats while 82 want to run for the district woman MP seats. The spokesperson of the FDC, Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda says the party will miss those members of parliament who have declared that they will not run on the party ticket butRead More

NTVUganda has added Soro Keen to go places with newly promoted Nam blazers video

Soro Keen to go places with newly promoted Nam blazers Let’s talk basketball now because the Nam Blazers are looking forward to figuring in their maiden topflight basketball season. The club has been active in the transfer market as it looks to avoid a baptism of fire. Experienced players such as Michael Kojjo have been added to the team’s roster. One other veteran the club will be able to turn to is Geoffrey Soro. We caught up with the former Power, KIU and Ndejje forward, and this is what heRead More

NTVUganda has added Mulago officials say hospital is open for all services video

Mulago officials say hospital is open for all services Mulago National Referral hospital has resumed full scale operations,as the country continues to ease the national lock down, caused by Covid-19 pandemic. According to the Executive Director of Mulago Dr. Baterena Byarugaba, the hospital is now offering other health services apart from those related to Covid-19. However, Dr Byarugaba is concerned that very few patients are taking advantage of these services. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit Follow us on Twitter Connect with usRead More

NTVUganda has added Stella Nyanzi seeks People Power nomination video

Stella Nyanzi seeks People Power nomination The controversial activist turned politician, Stella Nyanzi has presented her credentials to the Electoral Commission of the People Power movement in Kampala. Nyanzi who is already seeking to run for woman member of parliament of Kampala on the FDC ticket in the 2021elections has said she there is no contradiction in seeking the blessings of two different organisations because they are all fighting the same cause. #NTVNews #NTVTonight #NTVWeekendEdition Subscribe to Our Channel For more news visit Follow us on Twitter ConnectRead More