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HIV self-testing improves uptake

Up to 100% of women  given a self-testing kit took the test Kampala, Uganda | AGENCIES | Until recently, there was virtually no evidence on the acceptability and feasibility of HIV self-testing, but results of new studies now suggest that self-testing has potential in improving the uptake of testing – at least among sex workers in […]

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Beenie Gunter Is An ‘International Baby’

Dancehall musician Beenie Gunter has a song titled ‘International baby’ which he has done alongside Nina Ross and in the song, they talk about going international. But if all goes well, his dream seems to finally come to life after he secured collaboration with a big Nigerian musician. Beenie Gunter has a song with Skales […]

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Volkswagen reports record global car sales in 2017

Detroit, United States | AFP | Volkswagen said Sunday that its namesake brand sold more vehicles worldwide in 2017 than ever before, a sign it is recovering from a bruising emissions-cheating scandal three years ago. “We finished 2017 with the best performance ever for Volkswagen,” Herbert Diess, chairman of the board of management of the Volkswagen […]

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Russia’s Lavrov lashes out at US at annual press conference

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov Moscow, Russia | AFP | Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov repeatedly attacked the US at his annual press conference Monday, accusing Washington of issuing ultimatums and failing to recognise “the reality of the emerging multipolar world”. Lavrov said the past year had not been easy from a foreign policy perspective as […]

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Ethiopia:Ambitious Plan to Restore Forest Landscape Revealed

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA — Ethiopia has planned ambitious programs of forest landscape restoration to resuscitate more than 20 million hectares of degraded forest landscapes within the next 20 years, The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change disclosed.

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Liberia:UP Expels Pres. Sirleaf

[Observer] The UP is revoking the membership of its Standard Bearer Emeritus, President Sirleaf, on claims that she supported the opposition candidate, George Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change. She has consistently denied the claim and still considers herself a member of the Unity Party.

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Uganda Law society petitions court over age limit law.

Uganda Law Society has petitioned the Constitutional Court seeking to annul it the age limit bill that was turned into a law two weeks ago. Mr Francis Gimara, the President of Uganda Law society together with other lawyers filed a petition that was against the extension of the term of the 10th Parliament and that […]

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Traders threaten to thump Besigye, Lukwago over defiance campaign

Opposition’s Dr. Kiiza Besigye The Kampala Informal Sector Forum has today issued a warning to opposition politicians that demonstrations will not be allowed in the city in 2018. The forum brings together businessmen and women in Kampala’s informal sector. In a meeting held at Nakivubo Blue Primary School today, traders warned that they will whip […]

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FDC pins Muntu over out unlawful consultations

Gen. Muntu The opposition forum for Democratic change (FDC) party’s Former president Gen Mugisha Muntu has been attacked by the current leadership over not notifying the party leadership. The party that started with disowning the nationwide age limit consultations launched this morning by Muntu’s faction said that there was need to seek for permission for […]

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Police arrests 3 notorious Kifesi leaders

Your ads will be inserted here by Easy Plugin for AdSense. Please go to the plugin admin page toPaste your ad code OR Suppress this ad slot. The Uganda police force has this evening arrested a group of the notorious Kampala armed robbers commonly referred to as Kifesi. The arrested include Paddy Serunjogi aka Sobbi, […]

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