Uganda's Kakembo Vows to 'Destroy' Usman in Lagos (

As the December 26 GOtv Boxing Night draws near, Ugandan boxer, Edward Kakembo, has vowed to make life difficult for Nigeria’s Waidi ‘Skoro’ Usman when they clash for the African Boxing Union Featherweight title at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium in Lagos. Usman, who is Nigeria and West African Boxing Union Featherweight champion,…


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, […]