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Akope still the man to beat at the Uganda Open

New Vision - ‎3 hours ago‎
Despite missing the cut last year, Deo Akope is still the man to beat as the Tusker Malt Lager professionals event tees off at Kitante on Tuesday.

Women lead prayers at Denmark's first female-run mosque

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎8 hours ago‎
When the call to prayer rang out at Mariam Mosque in Copenhagen history was being made for the voice was that of a woman. And women also led the service at Denmark's first female-run mosque, one of only a handful outside China.

Abe calls for permanent UN Security Council seat for Africa

New Vision - ‎4 hours ago‎
The 6th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD) has opened in Nairobi, Kenya with a call by the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for Africa to be given a permanent slot on the United Nations Security Council.

Bongo's fate in the balance as Gabon goes to the polls

Daily Mail - ‎26 minutes ago‎
The people of Gabon voted Saturday to either re-elect President Ali Bongo or bring to power a veteran politician riding on a promise to end a 50-year-old family dynasty.

Dutch Far Right Party Says it Will Ban Mosques, Koran

Prensa Latina - ‎3 hours ago‎
27 de agosto de 2016, 10:50Ámsterdam, Aug 27 (Prensa Latina) Geert Wilders, of the right-wing Dutch Freedom Party (PVV), launched a new manifesto that calls for the ''de-Islamization'' of the Netherlands as he leads in the polls to become the next ...

Kasule Lumumba asks pastors to promote a positive work ethic among Ugandans

NTV Uganda - ‎5 hours ago‎
Lumumba was meeting the pastors in the Greater Mukono area. She urged them to be agents of progressive change in their communities.

Stop army operation in N'Delta, focus on dialogue– IYC to PMB

NAIJ.COM - ‎1 hour ago‎
There is an on-going tension in Niger Delta communities over the Nigerian Army preparation to launch a major military onslaught on militants codenamed 'Operation Crocodile Smile', The Punch reports.

Our Success Depends On Serving Interest Of Voters — EC

Peace FM Online - ‎8 hours ago‎
The Chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Mrs Charlotte Osei, has said the success of any elections depends on the effective engagement of stakeholders and voters, as well as building knowledge and confidence in the electoral system.

Nigeria: Ex-Militants Demand Probe of Amnesty Office

AllAfrica.com - ‎3 hours ago‎
Ex-militants in the third phase of the Federal Government Amnesty Programme have asked President Muhammadu Buhari to launch an immediate investigation into the amnesty programme, warning that the incompetence of the leadership of the scheme ...

Nigeria: I'm a Man of Courage, but I Didn't Insult Tinubu - Akeredolu

AllAfrica.com - ‎20 minutes ago‎
A former president of the Nigeria Bar Association, and now governorship aspirant on the platform of the All Progressives Congress APC in Ondo State, Rotimi Akeredolu, has denied making unsavory statements against the former Lagos State governor, Bola ...

About 243000 S.Sudanese refugees in Sudan: UN

New Vision - ‎Aug 25, 2016‎
South Sudan won independence from Sudan in 2011 but two years later it fell into a brutal civil war that has killed tens of thousands of civilians.

27 Aug, 13:32 - Intervention Force Holds Hope for South Sudan – Activists

Uganda Radio Network - ‎8 hours ago‎
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US delegation: Two files on FETÖ enough for Gülen's extradition

Daily Sabah - ‎Aug 25, 2016‎
The U.S. delegation which conducted talks with Turkish officials regarding the extradition of the Gülenist Terror Group (FETÖ) leader Fethullah Gülen, said the two indictments of Turkish prosecutors against the terror group would be enough for his ...

Clinton hits Trump with 'prejudice' broadside

BBC News - ‎Aug 26, 2016‎
Hillary Clinton has launched a full broadside against Donald Trump, accusing her Republican opponent of issuing a "steady stream of bigotry" and espousing policies that would "put prejudice into practice".

Museveni's paper adopted to guide Africa on development

New Vision - ‎7 hours ago‎
African leaders meeting in Nairobi, Kenya have agreed to use President Yoweri Museveni's paper on bottlenecks facing Africa's development as a blue print to guide the continent.

WhatsApp will start sharing data, including phone numbers, with Facebook

89.3 KPCC - ‎2 hours ago‎
The messaging service WhatsApp is changing its privacy policy for the first time since being bought by Facebook in 2014. The app will begin sharing some of its data and phone numbers with the social network.

Facebook overhauls Trending feature after bias claims

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Social media giant Facebook has overhauled the Trending feature on its site to make posts more automated after claims of left-wing bias.

Huawei phones to come preloaded with Truecaller from September

TechShout! - ‎10 hours ago‎
Huawei is teaming up with Truecaller to pre-install the latter's app in its flagship smartphones starting with the Honor 8. Buyers in the US, the Middle East, North Africa, South East Asia, and India will be able to access the tool straight out-of-the ...

Canon's 5D Mark IV Is Here, With 4K Capability and Improved Autofocus

WIRED - ‎1 hour ago‎
Review: Bose's new noise-canceling headphones sound so nice, even audiophiles may like them. bit.ly/2bO7DWV · Follow · Follow Us On Facebook · Don't miss our latest news, features and videos.

S.Sudan wants big budget despite economy in ruins

Daily Mail - ‎10 hours ago‎
The government of South Sudan, whose economy has been ravaged by years of war, has adopted an ambitious budget for 2016-2017 of around one billion dollars, three times as big as the previous year's.

Over 200 police officers desert anti-terrorism training course

NTV Uganda - ‎9 hours ago‎
The director of human resource in the Uganda Police Force, AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi, warned that the deserters would face disciplinary action.

Resident Evil 7 Ethan story revealed as talk turns to classic character drought

Express.co.uk - ‎11 hours ago‎
RESIDENT EVIL 7's Ethan has a rather sad story to tell that has been revealed today, following news of Capcom's decision to do away with so much classic character inclusion.

Result: Unfortunate Shay Given own goal hands Everton victory over Stoke City

Sports Mole - ‎2 hours ago‎
Shay Given's unfortunate second-half own goal proves enough to earn Everton a 1-0 victory against Stoke City at Goodison Park.

Nigeria: Team Nigeria Was Programmed to Fail in Rio

AllAfrica.com - ‎2 hours ago‎
After Nigeria's defeat by Germany in the semifinal of the football event of the just concluded Rio 2016 Olympics and it became obvious that the country might not win more than a bronze medal at the competition, Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung ...

Southampton in Europa... But, will The Red Stripez make a triumphant return?

St. Mary's Musings - ‎Aug 26, 2016‎
You'd be hard-pressed to find a Southampton fan who didn't like The Red Stripez's celebratory song, Southampton In Europa, when it came out last year.

Onduparaka duo join Uganda Cranes training ahead of Kenya, Comoros ties

Kawowo Sports - ‎13 hours ago‎
The two summoned Onduparaka Football Club players; defender Rashid 'Mertasacker' Toha and striker Muhammed 'Jaggarson' Shaban joined the Uganda Cranes training on Friday ahead of the Kenya international friendly and the 2017 AFCON qualifier ...

Uganda Wildlife Education Centre reinvents itself to attract more visitors

NTV Uganda - ‎10 hours ago‎
UWEC has recently revamped itself and it now offers a wider range of packages meant to attract families and grow both domestic and foreign tourists.

Climate change to double number of hay fever sufferers

Daily News & Analysis - ‎12 hours ago‎
Climate change and the spread of invasive ragweed are set to double the number of seasonal allergy sufferers across Europe, with similar impacts likely in North America, researchers said Thursday.

2020 China Mars Mission: China unveils probe and rover details

International Business Times UK - ‎Aug 25, 2016‎
If the mission is successful, China will become the second country to land a rover on planet after the US. By Aristos Georgiou. August 25, 2016 13:00 BST.

Juno probe makes close pass of Jupiter

BBC News - ‎2 hours ago‎
A probe flown by the US space agency Nasa has made its first close approach to the planet Jupiter since going into orbit in July. Juno was commanded to pass just 4,200km above the cloud tops of the gas giant on Saturday.

Your Coffee Habit May Be Written in Your DNA

Sci-Tech Today - ‎11 hours ago‎
Why is it that some people crave several cups of coffee a day while others stop at only one or two? A growing body of evidence suggests that the amount of coffee we consume is determined by our genetic makeup rather than the amount of sleep we got the ...

Does China still harvest organs of executed? Doctors divided

News1130 - ‎3 hours ago‎
In this photo taken Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, hospital staff and visitors past by boards warning of the damage to human organs from smoking at the Beijing Chaoyang Hospital, one of the hospitals approved for organ transplants, in Beijing, China.
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