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Gambia’s vice-president Isatou Njie-Saidy resigned Wednesday, family sources said, along with environment minister Pa Ousman Jarju, the latest in a mass string of cabinet members deserting Jammeh's government http://bit.ly/2k3ISba
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A Donald Trump waxwork was unveiled on Wednesday at Madame Tussauds museum in London, complete with his signature suntan -- and yak hair
Specialists were brought in to weave yak hair into Trump's scalp, while makeup artists went about creating his suntanned look.
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Senegalese troops backed by other African forces were poised to enter The Gambia Thursday after President Yahya Jammeh refused to leave office, ignoring a midnight deadline to stand down or face military action
Senegal on Wednesday presented a draft resolution to the UN Security Council seeking support for west African efforts to press Jammeh to step down, diplomats said in New York
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Renowned Ugandan sports philanthropist Jack Pemba has been appointed president of the Africa Elite Martial Arts Federation
It is not the first time Jack Pemba is venturing into the sport having worked closely with Thailand based martial artist and Muay Thai kickboxer Umar Ssematta over the last three years.
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Seventeen prisoners from Katojo Prison have been injured in a road accident at Harubaho on the Fort Portal- Kamwenge Road
Mr Richard Mugenyi, an eye witness said that Mr Kasende who was driving the pickup, registration number UAE 2013Y that was transporting the inmates, had parked on the roadside.
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The Ugandan economy is currently experiencing headwinds and when the International Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Ms Christine Lagarde visits the country next week, she will be seeking to understand the long-term objective of reviving it
Ms Lagarde is expected to visit Uganda between January 25 and 28 in what she described as a trip that will help her understand Uganda’s economic agenda
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The visitation committee inquiring into Makerere University woes will start counting students next Friday to determine the precise number of students at Uganda’s largest public institution
The committee chairperson Dr Abel Rwendeire told this newspaper that counting the students was among the committee priorities and that’s why they requested government to reopen the university.
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Five people have been confirmed dead and scores seriously injured following a motor accident at Nora, along Kamudini-Kampala Highway in Oyam District
Police said the accident happened when a speeding Fuso Lorry, registration No. UAS 308U coming from Nwoya District towards Kamudini failed to negotiate a corner, lost control and overturned
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Fire has gutted Kyambura Game lodge in Kicwamba Sub County in Rubirizi District. The fire is said to have started from the nearby Queen Elizabeth National park before spreading to the cottages
The fire managed to spread fast to the lodge because of the thicket that was preserved to maintain a natural environment. The lodge is separated from the park by Kyambura gorge.
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Health Centre IIIs, such as the one in Namulonge, are meant to service at least 10,000 people and provide both outpatients’ and inpatients services. The facilities, which are usually run by clinical officers, also conduct simple diagnosis and provide maternity services
In 2008, President Museveni, while addressing a public rally at the Namulonge playground in Wakiso District, promised to upgrade Namulonge Health Centre III to Health Center IV status
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Gambian President Yahya Jammeh looked determined to cling to power on Wednesday as his mandate came to an end, prompting neighbouring Senegal asking the UN to back regional actions against him
Barrow, who is currently sheltering in Senegal, maintains his inauguration will go ahead on Thursday on Gambian soil, putting the country on a collision course
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As Ugandans get more and more ready to receive the first oil produced in the country in 2020, Tullow Oil, a key player in the industry, is reducing its participation in Uganda’s oil. Prosper Magazine looks at the possibility of Tullow Oil leaving the country
Tullow’s Uganda success was driven by another wildcat oil company, Energy Africa, a South African exploration company. Tullow acquired it for $500m (Shs1.8 trillion) at the time
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