Archive for December, 2020

Uganda: Former boxer Justin Juuko released

Uganda: Former boxer Justin Juuko released

The army has this evening released without charge, former international boxer Mr Justin Juuko, after almost 19 days in detention, Daily Monitor has learnt. Mr Juuko and a colleague, Mr[Read More…]

by December 31, 2020 0 comments Sports
Rwanda ‘built 22,000 classrooms in 2020 to achieve social distancing’

Rwanda ‘built 22,000 classrooms in 2020 to achieve social distancing’

At the end of 2019, Rwandan President Paul Kagame was in a jovial mood when he presented the state of the nation address. “2019 has been a good year for[Read More…]

by December 31, 2020 0 comments Uncategorized
Uganda Police deny arresting Bobi Wine during campaign trail, says he was escorted home

Uganda Police deny arresting Bobi Wine during campaign trail, says he was escorted home

Tension has continued to mount in Uganda ahead of the General Election slated for January 14 when Bobi Wine hopes to Succeed President Yoweri Museveni – Wine has been arrested[Read More…]

by December 30, 2020 0 comments Politics
Asylum seekers evacuated from Libya to Rwanda

Asylum seekers evacuated from Libya to Rwanda

African Asylum seekers who were stranded in Libya in an effort to reach Europe will be sent to Rwanda 130 asylum seekers from Libya are expected to be received this[Read More…]

by December 30, 2020 0 comments Lifestyle
Turkey’s help combating COVID-19 in Africa

Turkey’s help combating COVID-19 in Africa

Turkey sent fleets of planes carrying medical supplies, masks, ventilators to help African countries to fight virus From sending ventilators to Somalia, fabric and sewing machines to Mozambique and Eswatini[Read More…]

by December 30, 2020 0 comments COVID-19 Updates
Ethiopia warns of counter-offensive against Sudan

Ethiopia warns of counter-offensive against Sudan

Ethiopia on Tuesday warned Sudan of counter-offensive measures following the reports of the Sudanese army’s crossing the border and taking control of al-Fashqa region, reports Anadolu Agency. “If Sudan does[Read More…]

by December 30, 2020 0 comments Politics
Singer Juliana Kanyomozi strongly condemns political violence in her country: “Uganda is bleeding”

Singer Juliana Kanyomozi strongly condemns political violence in her country: “Uganda is bleeding”

Juliana Kanyomozi joined the growing list of Ugandan nationals who have come out to openly condemn police brutality – This comes two days after presidential aspirant Bobi Wine’s bodyguard was[Read More…]

by December 30, 2020 0 comments Entertainment
Huawei’s digital classroom initiative DigiTruck celebrates training of 1500 youths across Kenya

Huawei’s digital classroom initiative DigiTruck celebrates training of 1500 youths across Kenya

Huawei ’s digital classroom initiative DigiTruck has marked its 1-year anniversary by achieving the milestone of training more than 1,500 youth across 13 locations in 8 counties in Kenya. The[Read More…]

by December 30, 2020 0 comments Tech
Congolese journalist held on defamation charge

Congolese journalist held on defamation charge

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) calls for the immediate release of Pius Romain Rolland Ngoie, a well-known freelance journalist who has been held on a criminal defamation charge for the past[Read More…]

by December 30, 2020 0 comments Politics
Burundi Launches Airline Amid Similar Initiatives in East Africa

Burundi Launches Airline Amid Similar Initiatives in East Africa

Burundi will relaunch a state-owned airline next year, more than a decade after the failure of its erstwhile carrier, Air Burundi. The state will hold a 92% stake in Burundi[Read More…]

by December 28, 2020 0 comments Business, Lifestyle