Man Steals Rwf4 Million in Uganda, Arrested in Rwanda (

Rwanda National Police (RNP) has arrested Fidele Mateso, 22, for stealing UGX 11 million (about Rwf4 million) from his employer Camille Mulindi. Mateso allegedly stole the money from Kilimanjaro Hotel in Kampala, Uganda. According to Mulindi, Mateso received the money from one of their clients who declared it at the reception for security reasons. Instead of…


IGAD and Partners are Keeping an Eye on La Nina Effects on the Region

The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Climate Prediction & Applications Centre (ICPAC) this morning kick started the 44th Greater Horn of African Climate Outlook Forum (GHACOF) during an opening ceremony presided over by the Minister of Environment of Uganda, Hon. Dr. Mary Goretti Kitutu, in Kampala.   The opening ceremony was also attended by the […]

Car bomb kills 5 soldiers outside Somali president’s palace: police

A car bomb claimed by al Shabaab Islamist militants killed five soldiers outside the president’s palace in the Somali capital of Mogadishu and badly damaged two nearby hotels, police said.     Reuters witnesses said gunfire could be heard after the explosion and a huge cloud of smoke could be seen above the president’s palace, […]