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US Kills Al-Qaeda leader in Afghanistan drone strike

The US has killed the leader of al-Qaeda, Ayman al-Zawahiri, in a drone strike in Afghanistan, L’Oyet Media Reports. He was killed in a counter-terrorism operation carried out by the CIA in the Afghan capital Kabul on Sunday. He and Osama Bin Laden plotted the 9/11 attacks together, and he was one of America’s most […]

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10 killed by floods in Mbale, Kapchorwa

At least 10 people have been confirmed dead in flash flooding and mudslides in Mbale and Kapchorwa in eastern Uganda. Mbale registered seven deaths while three died in Kapchorwa according to the Uganda RedCross Society. Among the dead is a Uganda People’s Defense Forces (UPDF) soldier, private Sam Chemulindwa, 26, attached to the 53rd Battalion […]

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Fire guts Mbarara Secondary School boys dormitory

Fire has gutted the boys dormitory at Mbarara Secondary School, L’Oyet Media Reports. The fire that started at 10:30am destroyed Nyerere dormitory which houses S1, S2, and S3 students. The fire destroyed mattresses, clothes, books, shoes, and basins worth millions of Shillings. Monica Ashaba, the Deputy Headteacher in charge of Academics says that the students […]

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Former British soldier dies fighting for Ukraine

A former British soldier has been killed fighting for the Ukrainian armed forces, The Northern Press reports. Jordan Gatley, who left the British army in March and travelled to Ukraine, was described as “a hero” by his father Dean in a tribute on social media. He died in the battle for the eastern city of […]

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BOU governor Mutebile dead!

Bank of Uganda governor Professor Emmanuel Tumusiime Mutebile is dead. Multiple sources indicate that that the long serving governor passed away at 5:30 this morning after a period of being unwell. According to at least three family members, Mutebile died in Nairobi, Kenya, where he had been receiving medical attention in the previous days. The […]

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Explosion Hits Parliament Avenue, CPS; Target Missed

Uganda’s capital Kampala has on Tuesday November 16 been rocked with two explosions in the Central Business District. Photos and videos shared on social media showed heavy clouds of smoke and some cars burning near Jubilee Insurance along Parliamentary Avenue.Parliament has been sealed off by security. Some lawmakers were seen evacuating the precincts of the […]