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May, 2020

  • 3 May

    Flood Sweeps Two Children To Death 

    At least two children were killed by floods following heavy rains in the western Ugandan district of Rubanda on Saturday, the Police said on Sunday. Read Also: COVID-19: Things Won’t Return To Normalcy Until 2021, Says NCDC DG Elly Maate, the Kigezi Regional Police Spokesperson, in a statement, said two female …

April, 2020

  • 15 April

    Controversy As Suspected COVID-19 Carriers Have Sex In Quarantine

    A full-blown health crisis may be brewing as persons quarantined over suspicion of exhibiting symptoms of the novel Coronavirus are alleged to have begun having sex with each other. Read Also: Police Arrest Female Kidnapper, Smash Notorious Car Snatching Syndicate The Permanent Secretary in Uganda’s Ministry of Health, who made the claim …

March, 2020

  • 17 March

    Poor Man Burns Three Churches Over Prosperity Preaching

    John Reagan Ngobi

    John Reagan Ngobi, a 21-year-old man, has been arrested by police in Uganda, after he set three churches ablaze for preaching prosperity messages while he remains poor. Read Also: Coronavirus: Stop Foreigners From High Risk Countries From Entering Nigeria, Senate Tells FG The affected churches, according to Daily Monitor, are St …

January, 2020

  • 9 January

    Video: Pastor Conducts Deliverance Using Football

    Ng’ang’a, a Ugandan pastor, is currently trending on social media, after he was spotted conducting a deliverance session on his church members with a football. According to reports, the session is conducted with the pastor playing the football towards the ‘devil infected’ church member. As soon as the ball hits …

December, 2019

November, 2019

  • 29 November

    Photos: Lady Marries Man She Saved From Embarrassment Six Years Ago

    Ugandan couple

    A 28-year-old lady, Annet Nakabonye, has married Isaac Jacob Luwo, the man she saved from embarrassment by paying his transport fare seven years ago. Luwo, now a brand manager at Uber, had apparently left his wallet at home while he boarded a taxi with Nakabonye in Uganda in 2012. The …

  • 21 November

    Thousands Of Faulty Condoms Recalled Over Risk Of Bursting

    Thousands of condoms distributed in Uganda have been recalled following concerns about their safe use. Marie Stopes, a leading charity organisation in the country, made the recall. According to Uganda’s National Drug Authority (NDA), tests had found out that some of the Indian-manufactured Life Guard brand contained holes or risked …

October, 2019

  • 31 October

    Deduct Tithe Directly From Workers’ Salaries, Archbishop Suggests To Govt

    Cyprian Kizito Lwanga, the Catholic Archbishop of Kampala, has suggested that the government of Uganda should deduct tithe from workers’ salaries directly. According to Citizen Kenya, the Archbishop speaking during a mass, complained that many Christians do not pay their tithe, saying that the trend is affecting church projects.   …

  • 11 October

    Uganda Announces Death Penalty Bill On Homosexuals

    Uganda has announced plans to reintroduce a bill which would bring in the death penalty for homosexuals in the East African nation. The legislation – known as the ‘Kill the Gays’ bill – was nullified five years ago on a technicality, but the government now has plans to resurrect it …

August, 2019

  • 30 August

    Nine-year-old Ebola Victim Dies In Uganda

    A nine-year-old girl who tested positive for Ebola in Uganda after travelling from the neighbouring Democratic Republic of Congo has died, a Ugandan health official told AFP on Friday. “She passed on at around 0800 (0500 GMT) this morning,” said Yusuf Baseka, health director in Kasese, a district in southwestern Uganda along …

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