uganda Crazy Medias All Crazy Uganda Media Stuff Mon, 16 Jul 2018 03:31:54 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 90700162 Remembering The July 2010 Bomb Blasts 8 Years Later Mon, 16 Jul 2018 03:31:54 +0000 While football fans watched the 2010 World Cup final  just like they did on Sunday the 15th of July, Uganda got the biggest terrorism act that took 76 lives at Kyadondo Rugby Club and Ethiopian Village Restaurant in Kabalagala.

Both incidents happened when football fanatics were watching the final game live between Spain and Netherlands.

These bomb blasts happened on the 11th of July and they left a lasting mark on many Ugandans who lost their companions, parents, friends and siblings among others. This day is commemorated in Uganda and with this year’s world cup that has closed a few hours ago, we need to put it into consideration and join the country to mourn these souls

Many bars, hangouts, clubs, restaurants and other places attracted huge as fans waited to see who would be crowned champion between France and Croatia.

A few weeks after the twin blasts in 2010, 17 suspects, majority being foreigners were arrested because of their alleged affiliation to the terrorism group known as Al-Shabaab but despite this, security has to remain intact and a special thank you goes to all the night hang outs for the  security provided as the  fans watched France and Crotia tussle it out in a tight match which France won by beating their contenders 4 goals to 2.


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Bebe Cool buys goat at Shs1 million, names it A Pass Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:23 +0000 Bebe Cool on Friday bought a goat at Shs1million after being the highest bidder. The goat will participate in the upcoming goat races scheduled to take place on the 25th of August at Speke Resort Munyonyo. The musician also decided to name the goat A Pass but didn’t give the reason why he did that. […]

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Woman likely to face sex charge and jail for hugging pop star Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:22 +0000 A woman may face charges under a new harassment law in Saudi Arabia after storming a stage to hug a pop star, authorities and local media said Sunday. The woman could face two years in prison and a fine of up to 100,000 Saudi riyals ($27,000, 23,000 euros), attorney Abdulkarim al-Qadi told the Okaz news […]

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Tanzania:Obama Winds Up Tour in Tanzania Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:18 +0000 [Daily News] IMMEDIATE former US President Barack Obama has wound up his eight-day private tour in Tanzania, describing as an eye opener, the visit to Serengeti National Park.

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Nigeria:Countering Rape Culture in Nigeria Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:18 +0000 [Guardian] There are only a few things more horrifying than the accusation of rape.

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Liberia:Govt Launches Coastal Defense Project Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:17 +0000 [New Republic] President George Weah on Friday launched the Liberian Coastal Defense Project to prevent sea erosion in the Monrovia suburb of New Kru Town. Hundreds of houses have over the years been washed away by the sea due to coastal erosion that affected the township, displacing thousands of residents.

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Angola:Angola's Ambassador to Portugal Calls for Greater Control of Citizens Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:15 +0000 [ANGOP] Lisbon -Angolan Consulate in Lisbon must continue to identify the whereabouts of Angolan citizens residing in Portugal to improve their needs and bring them closer to state institutions, said Ambassador Carlos Alberto Fonseca.

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Celebrity Beef: Bebe Cool Names Goat after A Pass Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:31:13 +0000 Singer Moses Ssali alias Bebe Cool won a goat last evening during the launch of the famous Royal Ascot Goat Races at Speke Apartments.

The singer participated in the goat auctioning and won the first goat which he named after musician Alexander Bagonza aka A Pass.

Bebe Cool taking a selfie with his goat as Sekyanzi looks on

“I am naming my goat A Pass,” Babe Cool replied to Patrick Salvador who was the MC.

Silk Events Elvis Sekyanzi and a one Indian won the other two goats that were on auction.

The Races are officially back and are set to take place on 25 August.

Kampala partiers are expected to throng the race as previous events had become a favourite spot on the Ugandan social calendar.

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