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5 die of COVID-19 as Uganda runs out of hospital beds

  23/09 | Uganda has recorded its highest number of coronavirus disease deaths in a single day of 5 according to information released by the (...)

Kapchorwa hospital closed after 50 staff test for COVID-19

  23/09 | Kapchorwa General hospital has halted services across departments after 50 of its staff members tested positive for coronavirus disease (...)

Stop copying me, Governor Mutua tells Mudavadi

  23/09 | Governor Mutua challenged Mudavadi to stop the vice and generate his own original ideas.

First model Teachers’ academy opens in East Africa

  23/09 | A teachers’ excellence training academy, the first one of its kind in East Africa, has today, September 23, 2020, opened its doors, (...)

India to announce massive package to revive J&K’s ailing economy

  23/09 | Lieutenant Governor (LG) Manoj Sinha Monday said that the Gov-ernment of India (GoI) would announce a massive package in a week’s time (...)

Consult widely on Maraga advice, Odinga tells Uhuru

  23/09 | ODM leader Raila Odinga urges President Uhuru to engage wide-spread legal counsel before acting on Maraga's (...)

Attorney General, Electoral Commission to meet House committee over names saga ahead of 2021 (...)

  23/09 | Parliament has tasked the Attorney General and the Electoral Commission (EC) to appear before the Committee on Legal and Parliamentary (...)

Xi expounds on UN's role in post-COVID era

  23/09 | President Xi Jinping shared his thoughts on the role of the United Nations (UN) in the post-COVID era, opposing unilateralism, bullying (...)

Knut now teams up with PSC to battle Maraga advice

  23/09 | Knut joins forces with PSC to challenge validity of Maraga's advisory to the president.

Bobi’s NUP opens nominations for Kampala Lord Mayor post again after Ssebagala (...)

  23/09 | Kyadondo East legislator and presidential hopeful Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine’s National Unity Platform (NUP) has (...)

Arsenal, Leicester to unleash their dragons in Carabao Cup

  23/09 | Tonight, Sept 23, the world of football revelers, is set to feel what is believed to be “a wrath of titans” when the foxes hosts fierce (...)

Ruto supports Jubilee decision on Msambweni belatedly

  23/09 | Deputy President William Ruto reluctantly accepts Jubilee decision not to field a candidate in Msambweni (...)

New Vision

New Vision News from Uganda's Leading Daily

Why Covid hasn’t battered Africa as projected

  23/09 | The coronavirus pandemic has peaked earlier than expected in many African countries, confounding early predictions, experts have told (...)

Little being done to enable participation of persons with disabilities in public (...)

  23/09 | By Shamim Nampijja It is often said that persons with disabilities hardly speak up when it comes to their rights. In essence enabling (...)

U.S. Volunteer, South Sudanese Refugee Find Love in a Pandemic

  22/09 | [WFP] Uganda -- When American Faith Blanchard moved to Uganda to do charity work, she wasn't expecting to find love. But during her (...)

Makerere University Fire : Two security officers arrested

21/09 | Kampala, Uganda | URN | Two security officers who were on night duty at Makerere .....READ MORE The post Makerere University (...)

Makerere University officials reveal long list of key documents burnt in fire

21/09 | Kampala, Uganda | URN | Several records and documents will not be recovered from the .....READ MORE The post Makerere (...)

UCC sets deadline for online media to get authorisation

9/09 | The UCC says the authorisation of online media is to ensure that they protect the consumers from malicious and other (...)

Cashless transactions go up in first half of 2020

9/09 | All digital payments, among them debit and credit cards, mobile and Internet banking reported improved performance in the period ended (...)

Businesses must thoroughly assess risk to survive - experts

9/09 | Companies, according to experts, must assess risks and challenges for continuity amid uncertainty

It’s not just the colour, compound art is a mood

9/09 | Besides flowers and the well-manicured green, what is there in your compound to attract your guests’ attention?

Tory peer accused of breaching ministerial code with Uganda deals

3/09 | Ex-minister Sandip Verma allegedly broke rules after family firm signed deals worth £88m A Conservative peer has been accused of (...)

Uganda suspends three-quarters of refugee aid agencies from operating

2/09 | NGOs reportedly failed to meet rules, but sweeping move could impact many of the country’s 1.4 million refugees activists warn The (...)

Uganda Sports News : President Museveni pays 75 million to broadcast Uganda vs. Zambia match (...)

30/09 | As a gift to Ugandans upon reaching the momentous occasion, President Museveni has offered to pay $30,000 (about sh75m) fees for Uganda (...)

The African Executive

The African Executive (AE), a publication of the Inter Region Economic Network (IREN), is the market leader in opinion on Africa's socio- political and economic development. The African Executive (...)

WHO lays protocols for conducting trials on Covid-19 herbal medicine

21/09 | Regional Expert Committee on Traditional Medicine for Covid-19 will take 60 days to conduct trials on the African (...)

Only 105 test positive for coronavirus, is the curve flattening ?

19/09 | The 105 were from a sample size of 2,868, bringing the national tally to 36,829.

KDF soldiers, police officer mistakenly exchange fire in Garissa

27/05 | They mistook the other for terrorists.

Traders evicted from Kibuye market oppose fencing project

27/05 | They accuse governor of taking advantage of Covid-19 situation to throw them out.

Knut, Uasu want schools to remain shut until September

27/05 | The two unions want the national exams be postponed to 2021.

Covid-19 : New record as 123 more test positive

27/05 | 3,077 samples tested in last 24 hours, Health minister Kagwe says.

Jumwa, Chris Wamalwa to be removed from posts

27/05 | Kiminini MP to be sacked as deputy minority whip.

Tea exports fall on Covid-19 curbs

27/05 | Main market Pakistan shed seven million kilos

Be careful with reopening of schools

26/05 | Boarding schools have to invest massively in healthcare, including by employing medics.

‘Useless degrees’ find use post-coronavirus

26/05 | Social scientists should be tasked to propose job creation avenues.

Anne Waiguru fires warning shots at DP Ruto

3/12 | The war between Deputy President William Ruto and Interior CS Fred Matiang’i continues to elicit reactions from different corners. On (...)

Senator flies Saumu Sonko to Zanzibar for vacation

19/06 | The news was awash with stories a few weeks ago after Lamu Senator Anwar Loitiptip was attacked by unknown people outside a club in (...)

The Daily News

The Daily News Tanzania's leading online news edition


Express Online Quality weekly providing news and analysis on Tanzanian and regional affairs.

TBs Sets Standards for Small Scale Mining Sector

  23/09 | [Daily News] TANZANIA Bureau of Standards (TBS) has developed more than 100 standards which will be used to safeguard the mining sector (...)

OPINION : Navalny : Is the Kremlin innocent ?

  23/09 | I begin this column with a declaration that shows my bias: if President Vladimir Putin wanted Alexei Navalny dead he would be dead. (...)

Kenya to leave EAC partners, to go solo in trade discussions with Britain

  23/09 | Kenya will go it alone in negotiations for an economic partnership agreement with the United Kingdom, leaving its East African (...)

Opposition Cries Foul Over 'Unjustified' Eliminations

  23/09 | [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -- Opposition parties have cried foul over what they termed as 'unjust disqualification' of their (...)

Government Developers to Resume Talks Over LNG Project

  23/09 | [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -- The government has revealed that once the General Election is completed, it will resume talks with the (...)

Why Agriculture Remains Key to Industrialization Drive

  23/09 | [Daily News] THE biggest contributor to Tanzania's economic wellbeing for many years to come is likely to be its oldest economic (...)

Opposition cries foul over ‘unjustified’ eliminations

  23/09 | Opposition parties have cried foul over what they termed as ‘unjust disqualification’ of their parliamentary and councillorship (...)

Tanzania petroleum goods market in sizeable annual expansion

  23/09 | The liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) market registered double-digit growth last year as companies and the sector’s regulator foster public (...)

Zanzibar Politicians Attacked During Morning Prayers at Mosque

  23/09 | [Daily News] ZANZIBAR government and six presidential candidates have strongly condemned the nasty attacks and injuries of Chama Cha (...)

Terrorists kill Nigerian army commander, 6 others in ambush

  22/09 | At least seven soldiers and their commander have been killed in an ambush by Boko Haram terrorists in Nigeria’s northeast, the epicentre (...)

Zimbabwe to resume international flights after 6 months

  22/09 | Zimbabwe has given the nod for international flights to resume, six months after it was forced to close its borders following the (...)

In retrospect : why Single Women date married men

  22/09 | Every time we are out with friends, there is one observation that we often make. That of single women who are taken up by married men. (...)

Addis Neger Online

Addis Neger Online


Capital Newspaper striving to promote free enterprise in Ethiopia, and inform the public at large about economic events.

Addis Fortune

Addis Fortune The Largest English Weekly in Ethiopia (mostly business).

Meskel, Ethiopia's Spring Religious Festival

  22/09 | [Ethiopian Herald] September heralds the end of the chilly, cloudy and rainy season in Ethiopia where gushing torrential rains subside (...)

EIC to Apply Digitization of Labour Supply, Matching Database

  22/09 | [Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian Investment Commission (EIC) in a partnership with MasterCard foundation to implement digitization of the (...)

Diplomacy Casts GERD in a Positive Light in Germany, Europe

  22/09 | [Ethiopian Herald] The meticulous diplomatic activities that have been carried out to promote Ethiopia's principled stance in the (...)

Premier Urges Diaspora Community to Join Hands in Money Laundering Preventive (...)

  22/09 | [Ethiopian Herald] Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed called on Ethiopians and foreign nationals of Ethiopian origin to work with utmost synergy (...)

How Sudan's Record Flooding Could Affect Ethiopia Dam Project

21/09 | [Nation] The recent flooding in Sudan has claimed hundreds of lives, destroyed tens of thousands of homes and displaced over one (...)

Ethiopian New Year - the Time of Lavishness, Forgiveness, Hopefulness and Family (...)

20/09 | [Ethiopian Herald] Unlike most countries, Ethiopia celebrates its own New Year called Enkutatash, on September 11 based on the Julian (...)

Unicef's 380 Oxygen Concentrators Come At Right Time - Minister

20/09 | [Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA - Health Minister Dr. Lia Tadesse complimented UNICEF's support of 380 oxygen concentrators saying (...)

Experts Say New Currency Notes Will Help Boost Economy

20/09 | [Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA (ENA) - The demonetization of the old Ethiopian Birr notes this week will play a crucial role to boost (...)

Open Letter to Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam

4/09 | by Asfaw Regasa I am one of those Ethiopians who read your articles over the years and appreciated your taking the time to write every (...)

Ethiopia to hold autonomy referendum for ethnic Sidama in Nov – Fana

30/08 | ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia on Thursday granted its ethnic Sidama community a referendum in November on self-determination, with a (...)

New electoral law captures media attention in Ethiopia

26/08 | Addis Ababa, Aug 26 (Prensa Latina) Ethiopia”s new electoral and political party law has taken over the main media spaces of this (...)

Emperor Menelik II saved Ethiopia from colonization

26/08 | Emperor Menelik II, The Man Who Saved Ethiopia From Colonialism At The Battle of Adwa – AfricanExponent Takudzwa Hillary Chiwanza Fri, (...)

EIN News (Sudan)

Sudan News Constantly updated news and information about Sudan.

Sudan declares emergency as record flooding kills dozens – video

10/09 | Sudan has declared a three-month state of emergency after flooding that has killed and injured dozens of people and damaged more than (...)

Vaccine-derived polio spreads in Africa after defeat of wild virus

2/09 | Fresh cases of disease linked to oral vaccine seen in Sudan, following outbreak in Chad A new polio outbreak in Sudan has been linked (...)

Sudan government agrees to peace deal with five rebel groups

31/08 | Pact covers security, land ownership, power sharing and return of displaced people Sudan’s government has agreed to a peace deal with (...)

US proposes removing Sudan from terrorism list for $330m compensation

26/08 | The payment would go to victims of al-Qaida but has caused anger in the poverty-stricken country A US proposal to remove Sudan from a (...)

Drowned Sudanese refugee identified as Abdulfatah Hamdallah

20/08 | Man known as Wajdi believed to have made Channel crossing after asylum refused in France The Sudanese refugee who drowned while trying (...)

3,000 sheep die after live exports rejected by Saudi Arabia

13/08 | Animals died of hunger and thirst after 58,000 returned to Sudan due to quarantine compromise Around 3,000 sheep sent back from Saudi (...)

'Thank you, our glorious revolution' : activists react as Sudan ditches Islamist (...)

16/07 | After 30 years under Omar al-Bashir, the country has abolished several discriminatory policies and banned FGM – in what activists have (...)

Tensions mount as Ethiopia allows dam across Nile headwaters to fill

15/07 | Egypt fears hydroelectric project will restrict limited waters on which its population depends Ethiopia has allowed a controversial dam (...)

Sudan bans FGM and breaks with hardline Islamist policies

12/07 | New laws include permitting of non-Muslims to drink alcohol and end of ‘takfir’ Sudan is to ban female genital mutilation (FGM), cancel (...)

Aid access and aid worker safety : Delivering help in a war zone

19/07 | In the Democratic Republic of Congo, violent clashes are continuing to hamper efforts to contain the most recent Ebola outbreak. (...)

Rethink urged over withdrawal of peacekeepers from Sudan

1er/07 | The UN Security Council has paused the drawdown of peacekeepers from Sudan's troubled western province of Darfur, but local aid (...)

Blue Nile : ‘Prepare for peace and prepare for war’

11/06 | The stand-off in Khartoum between pro-democracy protesters and the ruling Transitional Military Council is being closely watched in (...)
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