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Congo army says its forces recapture eastern village from Islamist group

Congo said on Saturday that 14 suspected Islamist militants and two soldiers were killed in fighting on New Year’s Day as the Congolese army backed by UN peacekeepers regained control[Read More…]

by January 2, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle
Caf Confederation Cup: KCCA FC to host AS Kigali away from home

Caf Confederation Cup: KCCA FC to host AS Kigali away from home

The Kasasiro Boys will not enjoy home ground advantage as they have been forced to shift their match to a different venue. Kampala City Council Authority (KCCA FC) have suffered[Read More…]

by January 2, 2021 0 comments Sports
Boxer Zebra shot nine times by 12 security officers, CCTV reveals

Boxer Zebra shot nine times by 12 security officers, CCTV reveals

A day after President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni admitted that the former national boxing captain, Isaac Ssenyange alias Mando Zebra, was shot dead by security personnel, it has emerged that he[Read More…]

by January 2, 2021 0 comments Sports
African nations free trade zone opens for business amid Covid

African nations free trade zone opens for business amid Covid

African countries began officially trading under a new continent-wide free trade area yesterday, after months of delays caused by the global coronavirus pandemic. But experts view the New Year’s Day[Read More…]

by January 2, 2021 0 comments Business
DR Congo rebels kill dozens of farmers

DR Congo rebels kill dozens of farmers

Rebels in the east of DR Congo have killed at least 25 people, beheading some, local officials say. Fighters from the Allied Democratic Forces have been blamed for the attack[Read More…]

by January 2, 2021 0 comments Lifestyle
Rwanda grapples with rising Covid-19 deaths

Rwanda grapples with rising Covid-19 deaths

Rwanda is grappling with a spike in coronavirus-related deaths which have increased sharply over the festive season. As of Wednesday, December 30 last year, the country confirmed 122 new Covid-19[Read More…]

by January 2, 2021 0 comments COVID-19 Updates
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
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