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TRUMP: A Perilous Presidential Handoff

NICOLÁS ORTEGA ILLUSTRATION FOR FOREIGN POLICY By FOREIGN POLICY The transition of power between presidents has long been a weakness of the U.S. political system. But never more so than now.SEPTEMBER 24, 2020  The presidential transition is among the least studied moments of potential mayhem in the U.S. political system. For as long as the United States has been a world power, other countries have watched one president pass the baton to another with anxiety and optimism. Americans experienced the world’s first democratic transition of power more than 220 yearsRead More


TRUMP: A Perilous Presidential Handoff

NICOLÁS ORTEGA ILLUSTRATION FOR FOREIGN POLICY By FOREIGN POLICY The transition of power between presidents has long been a weakness of the U.S. political system. But never more so than now.SEPTEMBER 24, 2020  The presidential transition is among the least studied moments of potential mayhem in the U.S. political system. For as long as the United States has been a world power, other countries have watched one president pass the baton to another with anxiety and optimism. Americans experienced the world’s first democratic transition of power more than 220 yearsRead More


UGANDA: MZEE BYANYIMA (RIP) MUSEVENI’S SECTARIANISM

By CHANGE OF GUARDS      “The other wrong maligning is trying to cast the NRM as a system monopolized by people from western Uganda. The leaders of all those commissions mentioned above are all very qualified people in their fields.  If they recruit only Banyankole, these Banyankole must be exceptionally gifted. Here in the Presidency, I am quite comfortable without many Banyankore or indeed, any Munyankore around.  I am quite comfortable without any big Munyankore in the vicinity. Do not tell us about those cheap things of tribes and religious sectarianism.”,Read More


NTVUganda has added “League of the genuine” formed to fight counterfeits video

“League of the genuine” formed to fight counterfeits The ongoing impact of COVID-19 on the economy is set to disrupt the chain of supply of genuine goods, further escalating the net effect of substandard products on the market. The Anti- Counterfeit Network says that a new effort dubbed the “League of the Genuine” has now been launched with the aim of awakening consumers and protecting producers. Fred Muwema, an official with the anti-counterfeit network, says it is a speedy effort on reversing the impact of sub-standard products worth 6 trillionRead More


NTVUganda has added Gov’t asked to table bill on name change video

Gov’t asked to table bill on name change Parliament has allowed the Minister for local government to table amendments in the Local Government Act to scrap the age limits for those intending to contest for lower local council positions. Basing on the current law, the electoral commission has been blocking aspirants who are below the age of 30 and above 75 from picking nomination forms. Many of these aspirants had assumed that age limits had been scrapped for all elective positions with a controversial constitutional amendment in September 2017. #NTVNewsRead More


Israel Tightens Lockdown, Closes Synagogues as Coronavirus Cases Surge

via @PerilOfAfrica The increased restrictions close all nonessential businesses and come a week after the country imposed a second nationwide lockdown.http://dlvr.it/RhHLGC —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: September 24, 2020 at 02:47PM


Asylum

Asylum Provided to YouTube by Universal Music Group Asylum · Supertramp Crime Of The Century ℗ 2014 A&M Records Released on: 2010-01-01 Producer: Supertramp Producer, Studio Personnel, Engineer: Ken Scott Studio Personnel, Engineer: John Jansen Associated Performer, String Arranger: Richard Anthony Hewson Associated Performer, Drums, Percussion: Bob C Benberg Associated Performer, Vocalist, Guitar, Piano: Roger Hodgson Associated Performer, Clarinet, Saxophones, Vocalist: John A. Helliwell Associated Performer, Bass Guitar: Dougie Thomson Associated Performer, Vocalist, Keyboards, Harmonica: Richard Davies Studio Personnel, Mastering Engineer: Ray Staff Composer Lyricist: Roger Hodgson Composer Lyricist: RickRead More


Trump niece files suit saying family cheated her of millions

via @PerilOfAfrica 2020-09-24T15:36:31Z NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump’s niece followed up her best-selling, tell-all book with a lawsuit Thursday alleging that the president and two of his siblings cheated her out of millions of dollars over several decades while squeezing her out of the family business. Mary L. Trump sought unspecified damages in the lawsuit, filed in a state court in New York City. “Fraud was not just the family business — it was a way of life,” the lawsuit said. The lawsuit alleged the president, his brother Robert,Read More


@TumusiimeUG has added a new video on YouTube

When you find out that you got the black sheep of the family ~ Relationship advice 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: September 24, 2020 at 01:32PM


Assange is a ‘Resilient Man’ Who Isn’t at Risk of Suicide If Extradited, Government Expert Says

via @PerilofAfrica A psychiatrist testifying for the government says that whilst the WikiLeaks publisher is suffering from mild clinical depression he does not think he is a suicide risk if he is extradited to the United States to face espionage charges.http://dlvr.it/RhH4lc —— AUTO – GENERATED; Published (Halifax Canada Time AST) on: September 24, 2020 at 01:21PM