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14 year old student suffers multiple organ failure after receiving Covid-19 vaccine

The ministry of Health has kicked off investigations into reports that a 14 year old student suffered adverse effects after he was vaccinated against Covid-19, The Northern Pressure reports. “Working with the National Drug Authority, we are investigating this and results will be shared with the public as the child receives treatment at Kiruddu National […]

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Congolese soldiers flee to Uganda as M23 rebels capture Bunagana border

M23 rebels have captured Bunagana border on the side of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), forcing over 150 government soldiers to flee into Uganda. The Congolese soldiers surrendered to Ugandan authorities at Bunagana border, L’Oyet Media reports. This follows renewed fighting near Bunagana border in Rutshuru territory which started on Friday. A Ugandan security […]

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Teachers union declares indefinite strike

The Uganda National Teachers’ Union (UNATU) has announced an indefinite strike effective tomorrow Wednesday in their quest for equality and harmonization of the salary enhancement among teachers of different subjects, support staff, and school administrators across all levels of education.  The strike, which is scheduled to start a day after the budget speech, is premised […]

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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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Colombian researcher killed by elephant in Kibale National Park

A Colombian researcher has been killed by an elephant in Kibale National Park today, the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has confirmed. According to Bashir Hangi, who is the UWA Spokesperson, the deceased is Ramirez Amaya Sebastian, a Colombian-US based researcher from Arizona State University. Hangi said in a statement that the Colombian had stationed at […]

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Man on the run for brutally assaulting niece

Police in South Africa are searching for a one Yongama Phikwa who allegedly burned his niece Nikita Aliyah Mgoduka with a two-plate stove. Report says; Nikita was beaten by her uncle Yongama Phikwa because she was out with one of her cousins, this saw her in a critical condition with bruises and burns. In an […]

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Among Kicked Out Of State House As President Gives Her Vote Of No Confidence

According to Oyet Mediatech  reporters, Deputy Speaker Anita Among has been locked out of the State House this morning. Apparently, she had to pitch camp as she pursued the endorsement of her NRM party chairman, Gen Yoweri Museveni. Apparently, Speaker Among arrived at State House at 6:00am today only for security to ask her to […]

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Oulanyah’s brother, Deputy speaker Among, CJ Dollo fly to US as Speaker’s death rumor hits social media.

JUST IN- News coming in indicates that the Chief Justice Alphonse Owiny Dollo, Deputy speaker Anita Annet Among and a brother to hospitalised speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah on Tuesday evening flew to the states, Oyet Mediatech-reports. It’s alleged that the trip booked to depart from Entebbe International Airport at 5Pm and expected to arrive in […]

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Red Pepper on the brink after offices are advertised for sale over debts

The office premises of Pepper Publications Limited, the publishers of popular tabloid, Red Pepper could be sold unless the company clears its outstanding debt totalling to billions of shillings. The premises are located at Namanve, along Kampala-Jinja road. According to a notice of intended sale by Part Property and Assets Recovery Trust, placed in the […]

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Former president forced to testify in son’s corruption trial

Mozambique’s former President Armando Guebuza has given evidence in a huge corruption trial in which his son is an accused. Mr Guebuza – who is the first former president to take the witness stand in a court case in the country – defended his government’s decision to secretly borrow $2bn (£1.48) to finance a fishing […]