172 Nigerians evacuated from Uganda, Kenya arrive in Abuja
The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM) says 172 Nigerian evacuated from Uganda and Kenya arrived at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja at about 10:20 am local time on Wednesday.
Uganda slowly begins easing virus restrictions
Uganda on Tuesday began slowly easing coronavirus measures, allowing a number of businesses to re-open, even as its five-week lockdown was extended for another two weeks.
Ugandans In Coronavirus Isolation Centres Engage In Sex With Each Other
The Ugandan Ministry of Health has disclosed that some people placed under quarantine at the coronavirus isolation centres are having sex with each other. During an interview with Uganda's Radio One, the country's Permanent Secretary of the Uganda Ministry of Health, Diana Atwine expressed her worry over the "dangerous" practise which undermines the government’s efforts…
Uganda police shoot 2 for violating movement ban
Ugandan police said on Friday that two men were in the hospital after being shot for violating restrictions on transport in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus.
Uganda army fights voracious desert locusts
Under a warm morning, sun scores of weary soldiers stare as millions of yellow locusts rise into the northern Ugandan sky, despite hours spent spraying vegetation with chemicals in an attempt to kill them.
Disney's Queen of Katwe Actress Nikita Pearl Waligwa Dies Aged 15
Ugandan actress Nikita Pearl Waligwa who starred in Disney's Queen of Katwe has died aged 15, Ugandan media report. Ugandan media reports she died on Saturday night at TMR International Hospital, in Naalya, Kampala. Waligwa had been diagnosed with a brain tumour. Queen of Katwe was about a child chess prodigy from an Ugandan slum.…
Brexit may present Nigeria mixed trade opportunities
The recently concluded deal on Britain’s exit of the European Union, popularly called Brexit, may present Nigeria with transaction uncertainty relative to existing modus operandi
Countries harp on science-based action for hazardous wastes elimination
Faced with the dangers of hazardous chemicals, representatives of about 11 African countries have canvassed for improve capacity and interface between science
Imam Discovers "Wife" Is A Man After 2 Weeks Of Marriage
A Muslim cleric in Uganda, Mr Mohammed Mutumba has been left in shock after discovering that his new wife who he has been living with for two weeks is actually a man. Mutumba met Ms Swabullah Nabukeera at the mosque where he had gone to pray and instantly fell in love with her, Daily Monitor, a Ugandan news…
Africa’s future: The promise of transnational ties
Nearly seven years ago, when I became president of Yale University, five of the top twelve-and eleven of the top twenty of the world’s fastest-growing economies were in Africa
Uganda's Museveni begins jungle march to highlight liberation struggle
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Saturday began a six-day march through the jungle to re-trace the route through which his guerrilla forces seized power three decades ago...