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Amnesty International Weighs in On Bobi Wine Arrest, Remand

  Following the detention on remand of Ugandan opposition politician and musician Robert Kyagulanyi, commonly known as Bobi Wine, human rights organosation Amnesty International’s has come out to criticise the act saying its persecution of the singer-cum-politician. The organisation's Deputy Director for East Africa, the Horn and the Great Lakes, Seif Magango

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PHOTOS: Voltage Music, Ragga Dee Thrill Revelers at Bell Jamz Listeners Experience

The Bell Jamz Listeners Experience returned in its Second Edition on Tuesday night at Nexus Lounge with dance hall dynamic duo Kent and Flosso aka Voltage Music sending revelers to early Labour Day celebrations with their energetic performance. Kent and Flosso who graced the stage at 11:30PM were welcomed with cheers

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Makerere University Asks for More Research Funding

Makerere University has appealed for additional Shs 47.5 billion to among others cater for salary enhancement and research in the financial year 2019/2020. University Vice Chancellor, Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe, said that additional funding will go a long way in promoting research on key Government areas of concern, while donors funding is

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Sudan’s Ex-President Omar al-Bashir Sent to Prison

Sudan's former President Omar al-Bashir has been moved to Kobar maximum security prison, days after he was deposed in a military coup. Reports say the ex-leader has until now been detained at the presidential residence under heavy guard. He is reportedly being held in solitary confinement and is surrounded by tight security. Months

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Ugandan Children’s Choir Robbed Clean in Canada

A visiting children's choir from Uganda is devastated after it was robbed in downtown Vancouver, Canada Saturday while on tour. The Sawuti African Children's Choir is touring Canada and raising money to send underprivileged Ugandan children to school, including its own eight performers between the ages of eight and 15. The choir is travelling by vehicle and

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Leading Stakeholders Discuss Relevance, Urgency of Supporting Entrepreneurial Led Economic Growth in Africa

At a time when Europe’s relationship with Africa is high on foreign policy and developmental agendas and with the European Union beginning to deliver on its 2017 External Investment Plan, targeted at attracting investment and job creation in Africa, the Tony Elumelu Foundation brought together leading stakeholders in the development

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