Fire breaks out at Lebanon’s Zahrani oil facility

HICGI News Agency updated at 1153 EAT on Monday 11th October 2021 Beirut, Lebanon Beirut, Lebanon – A fire has broken out in a fuel storage tank at Lebanon’s Zahrani oil facility. A spokesperson for the Lebanese Army said that the fuel tank contained benzene. At least 15 firetrucks are at the oil facility, with firefighters…

Kabaka Mutebi, Museveni Hold Urgent Meeting.

By Aggrey Wagodo- Updated at 2310GMT on Tuesday 3rd August 2021 KAMPALA- Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni and Buganda King His Majesty Ronald Muwenda Mutebi II on Tuesday held meeting at Nakasero State Lodge. This followed drastic tensions emanating from proposed Mailo Land tenure talks by top officials from Uganda Government angering Mengo, the Kingdom…

M7 Targets Northern Region for Key Govt Posts; Full Cabinet List.

By Prossy S Will Updated at 2158 GMT on Tuesday 8th June 2021 KAMPALA- Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni has announced new cabinet moments ago. With now Vice President, Speaker of Parliament & Chief Justice from Northern region , analysts believe Museveni is rewarding the region for for voting him in the last elections. “…

Ugandan Top General survives Assassination

Updated at 0959 GMT on Tuesday 1st May 2021 KAMPALA- HICGI News Agency is confirming an assassination failed plot on Ugandan top Military General Katumba Wamala. A convoy carrying Katumba Wamala, the Minister of Works and Transport and a four-star general in the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) has been shot at in Kisaasi. The…

A dark cloud has fallen as Hellen Baguma passes on; Pictorial Exclusive

By Prossy S Will – Updated at 0946 GMT on Monday 31st May 2021 WAKISO – David T Baguma Former Executive Director of Association of Microfinance Institutions in Uganda (AMFIU) has lost wife moments ago. Hellen Baguma, a resident on Namasuba Hill who hails from Ntungamo has passed on while being taken to Doctors’ Hospital…

Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, husband of Queen Elizabeth, dies at 99

By Jonny Dymond – Royal Correspondent Updated at 15:56 GMT on Friday 9th April 21 LONDON- Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and husband of reigning monarch Queen Elizabeth II, has died at the age of 99. Buckingham Palace confirmed his death on April 9. He outlived nearly everyone who knew him and might explain him.And…

Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga is dead

Breaking news Updated at 13:20 GMT on Saturday April 03 2021 Kampala Archbishop Cyprian Kizito Lwanga is dead.He was reportedly found dead in his house this morning. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga Background and education Cyprian Lwanga was born on 19 January 1953 at Kyabakadde Village, in Naggalama Parish, in present-day Mukono District in the Buganda Region…

Tanzanians want international Probe into President John Pompe Magufuli’s Death.

Updated at 23: 59 GMT at Thursday 18th March 2021 FILE PHOTO: Tanzania’s President John Magufuli addresses a news conference during his official visit to Nairobi, Kenya October 31, 2016. THOMAS MUKOYA Following announcement of death of Tanzania’s President John Magufuli, one of Africa’s most prominent coronavirus sceptics, aged 61 by Vice President Samia Suluhu…