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Uganda: Vote count underway after a hotly contested election

People turned out in droves on Thursday to make their mark in a historic election in which Museveni’s reign is said to...

Uganda turns off internet “until further notice”

Uganda has doubled down on security concerns by blocking more areas of its communications networks. The country, which goes...

Trump impeached for ‘inciting’ US Capitol riot in historic second charge

Donald Trump has become the first president in US history to be impeached twice, after being charged with "incitement of insurrection" over...

Kenya arrests top rights activists over Uganda protest

The head of HAKI Africa, a rights group, and three other activists were arrested on Wednesday in the Kenyan capital Nairobi for...

Uganda orders all social media to be blocked – letter

Uganda ordered internet service providers to block all social media platforms and messaging apps on Tuesday until further notice, a letter from...

Uganda’s Bobi Wine accuses military of raiding his home

Wine, who is challenging the country's long-time President Yoweri Museveni in Thursday's vote, said all his security guards were arrested by...

Uganda election: Bobi Wine has a lot to learn if given the mandate.

Tomori, NCMP - Listening to an interview where Bobi Wine was discussing what he will do if given the mandate to rule,...

Bobi Wine’s lonely walk to election day

On Thursday, the police arrested the last members of National Unity Platform (NUP) party presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, alias Bobi Wine’s campaign...

Uganda elections 2021: How ex-rebel Yoweri Museveni has stayed in power for 35 years

Yoweri Museveni, who came to power on the back of an armed uprising in 1986, has defied the political laws of gravity...

Ugandan police confront Bobi Wine during online briefing

Police in Uganda confronted popular opposition presidential candidate Bobi Wine during an online news conference on Thursday that was held to announce...

Donald Trump pledges ‘orderly’ transition after the riot and Joe Biden win certification

President Donald Trump on Thursday finally pledged to an orderly transfer of power to President-elect Joe Biden while repeating false claims about...

National Guard deploys as pro-Trump crowds storm US Capitol

German minister: Democracy’s enemies will welcome Washington violence German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has said democracy’s enemies would be...

The South Sudanese Resources wasted via outrageous hotel bills

Nine hotels in Juba have threatened to evict peace delegates in five days if the National Transitional Committee failed to pay over...

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South Sudan changes time zone

South Sudan will change its time zone by setting the clock back 1 hour on February 1, 2021, the government spokesperson has...

Dr. Emmanuel Taban recognized as one of the 100 Most Influential Africans: From refugee to COVID-19 expert

Dr. Emmanuel Taban, a South Sudanese physician who lives in South Africa, is being recognized by the New African Magazine as one...

Kenya Boniface Mwangi: Using images to battle corruption

After years spent risking his life photographing protest movements against government corruption, Kenya’s most prominent photojournalist laid down his stills camera to...

Ethiopia says Sudan invasion violates bilateral agreements on border issues

On Wednesday, the Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs and National Borders Commission organized a briefing for the diplomatic community in Khartoum.