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3 Oct, 14:30 - Mbale Shocked By James Mutende's Death

Uganda Radio Network - ‎21 hours ago‎
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Uganda can't experience election violence - Museveni

New Vision - ‎18 hours ago‎
The days when Ugandans would fret over the specter of violence on account of electoral contestation are truly over, President Yoweri Museveni said Saturday.

Pope opens Synod of Bishops in Rome - ‎19 minutes ago‎
Pope Francis has opened a gathering of bishops in Rome intended to review Catholic teaching on the family against a backdrop of controversy over homosexuality.

Uganda roads regulator restructures organisation

East African Business Week - ‎17 hours ago‎
KAMPALA, Uganda - Allen Kagina, the recently appointed Executive Director of the Uganda Roads Authority (UNRA) last week sent all 890 staff home and asked that they reapply for their jobs.

Bangladesh rejects IS claim of killing Japanese man - ‎1 hour ago‎
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) - For the second time in a week, Bangladesh's government on Sunday rejected a claim by the Islamic State group that it was responsible for gunning down a foreigner in the South Asian country.

Migrants break into Channel Tunnel as tension mounts in Calais - ‎18 hours ago‎
LILLE/LONDON (Reuters) - About 200 migrants broke into the Channel Tunnel from France while several hundred others held up lorries near Calais port on Saturday in renewed tension on the route for migrants trying to reach Britain.

What Does Mbabazi Bring To The Opposition?

Uganda Radio Network - ‎19 hours ago‎
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Police warns of major threats to public's security

NTV Uganda - ‎1 hour ago‎
The police have said the threat of attacks by people planning to cause mayhem is real, and security has been beefed up at shopping malls and fuel stations.

Suicide bombings in Nigerian capital kill 15 - officials

Reuters Africa - ‎36 minutes ago‎
ABUJA (Reuters) - At least 15 people were killed and 41 injured in two suicide bomb attacks late on Friday on the outskirts of Nigeria's capital Abuja, officials said.

Buhari is committed to a better Nigeria — Ex-Lagos Surveyor-General

Vanguard - ‎10 hours ago‎
Mr. Joseph Agbenla, a former Surveyor-General of Lagos State under the administration of Babatunde Raji Fashola, has been inducted into the Nigeria Construction Industry Hall of Fame.

How President Buhari Chose the Ministerial Nominees – Garba Shehu

Daily Trust - ‎5 hours ago‎
By Theophilus Abbah & Fidelis Mac-Leva | Publish Date: Oct 4 2015 12:13AM | Updated Date: Oct 4 2015 1:58AMMallam Garba Shehu is the Senior Special Assistant (Media and Publicity) to President Muhammadu Buhari.

BAYELSA 2015: Dickson seeks free, fair, credible poll

Vanguard - ‎6 hours ago‎
Governor Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has fixed October 17 as the flag off date for the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship campaign in the state.

The Dark Side of Nobel Prizewinning Research

NDTV - ‎1 hour ago‎
Stockholm: Think of the Nobel prizes and you think of groundbreaking research bettering mankind, but the awards have also honoured some quite unhumanitarian inventions such as chemical weapons, DDT and lobotomies.

Electoral Commission postpones nomination dates for presidential candidates

NTV Uganda - ‎Oct 2, 2015‎
The Electoral Commission has postponed nomination dates for presidential candidates that had been scheduled for 4th and 5th October to 3rd and 4th November this year.

Bishops resume battle over future of family

New Vision - ‎Oct 2, 2015‎
VATICAN CITY - For Catholic bishops, all roads lead to Rome this weekend and a resumption of the battle over the future of Church teaching on the vexed and divisive issues including divorce and cohabitation.

Tensions rise ahead of tight Tanzania vote

New Vision - ‎Oct 2, 2015‎
Former Tanzania Prime minister and presidential candidate Edward Lowassa greets the crowd as he delivers a campaign meeting in Dar es Salaam.

Stock Mover in Focus: CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO)

Markets Daily - ‎15 hours ago‎
CNOOC Limited (NYSE:CEO) is expected to post quarterly earnings on N/A. Investors will be eagerly eyeing the number the company reports compared to the earnings per share that brokers are predicting.

Kenya Airways not getting debt relief

East African Business Week - ‎19 hours ago‎
PRECAUTIONS: Dr. Njoroge said no exceptions will made and the banks are advised to follow the rules. NAIROBI, Kenya - Troubled national carrier, Kenya Airways (KQ) will not be exempt from servicing its debt portfolio with local commercial banks ...

Ethiopian President opens first Marriot establishment

East African Business Week - ‎20 hours ago‎
A LANDMARK: President Tshome cuts the ribbon to officially get the Marriot Executive Apartment operations underway last. It is located just of Meskel Square in Bole, not far from the UN Economic Commission for Africa complex.

Speedily actualize local content ruling

East African Business Week - ‎17 hours ago‎
The oil industry is a very exciting, yet still rather inexplicable area to many, as was revealed to a group of private entrepreneurs who took the dive into the word of oil business by attempting to become the first service providers to the promising ...

Microsoft reveals series of new solutions at AzureCon

Herald Current - ‎14 hours ago‎
In the lead-up to the event, Microsoft has released a few news that will be covered in further detail during today's proceedings.

Nexus 6P VS Nexus 5X: Bigger Yet Expensive Or Smaller Yet Affordable; Which ...

Yibada (English Edition) - ‎1 hour ago‎
Google has just recently released its 2015 smartphone entry to compete with other Tech giants - the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X - both of which has striking features that many consumers would want to buy.

Young inventor creates GPS rape alarm

Sky News Australia - ‎Oct 2, 2015‎
A young designer in Britain has developed a personal safety device after a woman was sexually assaulted outside her student accommodation.

iPhone 6s Review: A 3D Touch Extravaganza

Delhi Daily News - ‎5 hours ago‎
The iPhone 6s is undoubtedly the best iPhone yet. The touch-sensitive display is clearly the iPhone 6s' marquee feature. But with no major changes and just a few hardware tweaks, is it enough to warrant a new iPhone?

Rick Owens Leaves Them Shocked at Paris Fashion Week

New York Times - ‎Oct 1, 2015‎
The Rick Owens show began innocently enough - for a Rick Owens show, at least - with a model in black bra and panties that were plainly visible beneath an open sleeveless coat.

Brian Friel: Irish playwright's funeral set to take place

BBC News - ‎46 minutes ago‎
A private funeral service for the Irish playwright Brian Friel is set to take place later on Sunday. The Northern Ireland-born writer died at his home in Greencastle, County Donegal, on Friday at the age of 86.

Dior's floral extravanganza wows Paris fashion week

The Sun Daily - ‎13 hours ago‎
Models present creations for Christian Dior during the 2016 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fashion show, on October 2, 2015 in Paris.

Uganda Football Association investigated for money laundering

BBC Sport - ‎20 hours ago‎
The Uganda Football Association (Fufa) is being investigated for alleged money laundering by the Uganda Financial Intelligence Authority (Ufia).

Pellegrini: Aguero wasn't fully fit

Sport24 - ‎1 hour ago‎
Manchester - Manuel Pellegrini has revealed Sergio Aguero required half-time treatment on a hamstring injury before his remarkable five-goal spree in Manchester City's 6-1 demolition of Newcastle.

Japan 'team of tournament' - Jones - ‎1 hour ago‎
A Japan win over United States next week will entitle them to be team of the tournament even if they miss out on a historic place in the World Cup quarterfinals.

How Cristiano Ronaldo became about goals and nothing else AU - ‎1 hour ago‎
It's a good job Cristiano Ronaldo scores so many goals, says Thore Haugstad, becuase he increasingly does little else. On 15 August 2007, Cristiano Ronaldo got the three-match suspension that would lead him to become the player he is today.

Every photo taken by Apollo astronauts now available in hi-resolution on Flickr

IBNLive - ‎5 hours ago‎
New Delhi: Now you can soak in the new renderings of iconic Lunar imagery from Apollo missions on Flickr and get to see a bit of Space in high-resolution.

After Mars, hunt for water and life goes deep into the solar system

The Guardian - ‎10 hours ago‎
Image of surface of Saturn's moon Titan obtained by the Huyghens probe. t Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo. Robin McKie, Science Editor.

Ancient volcano set off 800 ft. tsunami, could it happen again?

Nature World Report - ‎2 hours ago‎
Scientists have uncovered evidence that suggests that a volcano collapse in the Cape Verde islands off of Africa set off massive tsunami waves some 73,000 years ago.

Xi's carbon trading timetable lets corporate polluters off on mitigation strategy

South China Morning Post (subscription) - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Xi Jinping's vow last month to launch a national carbon emission quota trading scheme in 2017 as part of the fight against climate change has serious implications for companies in the most pollution-prone industries, analysts said, adding it ...

WHO issues lastest HIV guidelines

East African Business Week - ‎20 hours ago‎
AN OPPORTUNITY: Michel Sidibé, the Executive Director of UNAIDS, Sidibé said the changes are very significant in the global AIDS campaign.

Government rolls out countrywide measles immunization exercise

NTV Uganda - ‎13 hours ago‎
The three-day exercise comes five months after an outbreak of measles was reported in some districts in Southwestern Uganda. An error occurred.

Guilty of phubbing? How your cellphone is ruining your love life

Financial Express - ‎52 minutes ago‎
If you're guilty of phubbing, that is snubbing others by constantly looking at your cellphone, then you may want to change your ways soon as a recent survey confirms that cellphones are damaging romantic relationships and leading to higher levels of ...

The facts about breast cancer and gene testing and why it's important to ... - ‎3 hours ago‎
Cancer is caused when a group of abnormal cells begins to grow uncontrollably, often forming a tumour. With breast cancer, the tumour grows into the surrounding tissues, sometimes spreading to distant areas of the body (known as metastasizing).