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Full statement: Museveni ‘officially’ condemns military coup in Guinea

In a statement released Friday afternoon, the 17th of September, 2021, Museveni said the recent coups in Africa ought to be evaluated to establish if they are ideologically oriented or simply carried out due to influence from external players. 

Shock as minister loses millions in land purchase scam

“I trusted you, son, as a man of God but you have duped me. I want my money. I used my property as a collateral for me to obtain the loan,"- Minister.

South Africa reports new coronavirus variant

South Africa was the first country to detect the Beta variant, one of only four labelled "of concern" by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Rwanda closely watching at Uganda amid covid-19 surge

Todate, 32,296 people have contracted Covid-19 since the first case was reported in Rwanda in March 2020. Of these, 26,712 have recovered while 5,192 are still in hospitals.

Nigeria “indefinitely” suspends Twitter

On Wednesday, Twitter removed a post by the country's president, Muhammadu Buhari, that threatened punishment for separatists in the nation’s southeast that authorities have blamed for attacks on federal property.

Woman gives birth to nine babies

Cases of women successfully carrying septuplets to term are rare -- and nonuplets even rarer.

I have what it takes to step into Dr Magufuli’s shoes- New Tanzanian president

H.E Samia assured Tanzanians and the region that she had what it takes to step into the shoes of Dr Magufuli, who was nicknamed 'bulldozer', and lead the East African country into a future of prosperity.

Kenyatta: President Magufuli showed us the potential of liberation from foreign dependence

Magufuli, 61, died in office from a heart condition on March 17 in the country's commercial capital Dar es Salaam.

First female president in the offing for Tanzania

Ms Samia Suluhu Hassan, the Tanzanian vice president is set to become the first country's female head of state following the death of President John Magufuli.

Tanzanian president Magufuli dead

In a statement read on TV live, the Vice president said that Mr Magufuli had died on Wednesday at 6pm from heart complications, at a hospital in Dar es Salaam.

Latest news

Uganda receives 1.6M more dozes of Covid-19 vaccine

According to the National Medical Stores Spokesperson Sheila Nduhukire, the vaccines will be stored in highly specialized fridges at the National Medical Stores of up to -80 degrees.

Villa reveals new technical bench

At a ceremony held at the club’s head offices in Industrial Area, the Jogoos unveiled Greek-born Petros Koukouras as the head coach.

Bowing out of Champions League won’t kill our motivation, says Bbosa

Express Sunday crashed out of the tournament after losing 1-0 to Al Merrikh of Sudan at the Shikan Castle stadium in Obeid.

Full statement: Museveni ‘officially’ condemns military coup in Guinea

In a statement released Friday afternoon, the 17th of September, 2021, Museveni said the recent coups in Africa ought to be evaluated to establish if they are ideologically oriented or simply carried out due to influence from external players. 

Stanbic Uganda Cup: Why Fufa rescheduled BUL vs Express semi final match

The other semi-final between Vipers and Police will take place on 21st September as earlier planned.

The re-opening of schools: What we know so far

We have also learnt that president Yoweri Museveni will soon address the nation on the status of the covid-19 pandemic.

BoU withdraws case against Dr. Sudhir Ruparelia

Before withdrawing from the case, the central bank had appealed up to the level of Supreme Court. The appeal followed BoU’s losses with costs, at both the Commercial Court and Court of Appeal.

The Good Old Man on the plane: The possibilities hidden in the hand of time.

It hurt to be poor. It hurt to be visited by someone riding a bicycle. It hurt to be laughed at by other children. It hurt that he would have to ride such a long distance just to see me.

FKF, coach Jacob ‘Ghost’ Mulee part ways

FKF said the search for Mulee's replacement was already underway.