On Tuesday, the International Criminal Court (ICC) heard audio recordings of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) in which LRA leader Joseph Kony announces promotions of his commanders and discusses adverse publicity. The recordings were made during the Ugandan army’s years-long interception of LRA radio communications.
Trial lawyer Julien Elderfield played selections Read More
The Gambian parliament on Tuesday scrapped the constitutional age limit on presidential election candidates, deputy president and judges after new President Adama Barrow faced questions over his deputy's eligibility due to her age.
Anyone over 65 has been barred from running for The Gambia's highest office under a constitutional amendment that Read More
A member of the Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) told the International Criminal Court (ICC) that the Ugandan military began tape recording its intercepts of radio communications of the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) soon after rumors circulated on local radio stations that the government intended to ask the ICC to Read More
President Donald Trump's first budget proposals include a generous $54 billion dollar increase in defence spending, with corresponding cuts in foreign assistance and other non-military spending.
Highlighting what Trump has described as a "public safety and national security budget," the plan raises national defence spending - already the highest in the Read More
Merck, a leading science and technology company, has continued their commitment for the second year to empower infertile women in Uganda through improving access to information, health, change of mind-set and economic empowerment.
Through ‘Empowering Berna’, Merck in partnership with Ministry of Health inaugurated small businesses that have been established this year Read More
The President of the Central African Republic, Prof Faustin Archange Touadéra, has paid a glowing tribute to the officers, men and women of the Rwanda Defence Forces (RDF) for their role in helping the troubled nation return to normalcy.
Touadéra was speaking Saturday at an event at which he awarded 747 officers and men/women of Read More
President Paul Kagame Sunday met with FIFA President Gianni Infantino at Rwanda Defence Force Combat Training Centre in Gabiro, Gatsibo District in Eastern Province.
Infatino arrived in Rwanda on Saturday for his first official visit as head of the world football’s governing body a year after his election.
After holding talks with several football stalwarts in Rwanda’s capital Read More
The 89th Academy Awards show was certainly one for the books. After it was all said and done, front-runner "La La Land" won 6 out of its 14 total nominations including best actress and best director.
But the most shocking moment of the night went to "Moonlight," which won best picture, Read More
FIFA President, Gianni Infantino has said that the World football governing body will assess Rwanda’s bid to host the 2017 Fifa Executive Committee meeting in October.
Infantino said this on Saturday at Ferwafa House after arriving for a one day visit that also saw him commission a Rwf 3.8 billion Ferwafa Read More
The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) has achieved the Category One status that will allow for direct flights between Kenya and the US, bringing to an end the long search for express connection between the two countries.
The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has granted Nairobi the top status after carrying Read More