Uganda

3 pupils dead, over 70 injured in Uganda lightning havoc.

Three children died instantly and dozens of others were hospitalized when lightning struck a primary school in North-western Uganda, officials said on Thursday. “The information I have is that three children died on the spot in a lightning strike on Mungoyo primary school,’’ West Nile regional police spokeswoman, Josephine Anguzu said. Seventy-two others were injured […]

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Ebola Outbreak: WHO suspends work in Congo

The World Health Organisation is suspending parts of its effort to fight Ebola in Congo after a string of attacks by militants, the UN agency said on Tuesday. WHO’s Emergency Response Chief and Australian epidemiologist, Peter Salama, told a news conference in Geneva that Ebola had claimed 100 lives since the deadly virus outbreak nearly […]

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Uganda: Police issues warning on Bobi Wine’s return.

Police in Uganda have warned that any public gathering or procession linked to the return of musician and lawmaker, Robert Kyagulanyi, known as Bobi Wine will be considered illegal. Bobi Wine who was flown to the United States to receive specialist treatment for injuries sustained in military detention announced on social media that he was returning […]

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Instant Karma: Snake traps thief in Uganda.

This is really shocking! A young man has been forced to surrender himself after stealing a mattress and got his punishment almost immediately. It was gathered that moments after the man stole the mattress, a big snake attacked him and rolled round his neck, thereby forcing him not to flee with the stolen item. The incident […]

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