Internet Restored in Uganda following Contested elections.

Updated at 12:30 GMT on Monday 18 January 21. UGANDA Government has restored internet moments ago following a country wide blackout since 14th January when the country went to polls. Prime Minister Rt Hon Dr Ruhakana Rugunda yesterday appearing on a local television said the government kept the country offline due to security threats and…

Presidential Decree; M7 Orders closure of FACEBOOK.

By E K Benj Updated at 21:40 GMT on Tuesday, 12th January 21. Ahead of polls on Thursday 14th January, Uganda’s President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni in a televised national address has said his government has closed Facebook. Dressed in a military jacket, Museveni who spoke calmly moments ago (9:30 PM local time) protested the move…

Trump has discussed pardoning himself, source says

Updated 13:30 PM, 08-Jan-2021 HICGI News Agency U.S. President Donald Trump looks on at the end of his speech during a rally to contest the certification of the 2020 U.S. presidential election results by the U.S. Congress, in Washington, U.S, January 6, 2021. /Reuters U.S. President Donald Trump has discussed the possibility of pardoning himself…

UK court blocks Julian Assange extradition to US

Updated at 4:00 PM GMT on Monday, 04th January 21 LONDON – UK judge says WikiLeaks founder should not be extradited to face espionage charges because he is at risk of suicide. A British judge has ruled that Julian Assange should not be extradited to the United States to face espionage charges, saying that such…

How Kirunda Kivejinja will be remembered.

Kampala, Uganda – By HICGI News Agency SATURDAY DECEMBER 19 2020 Deceased: Hon Ali Kirunda Kivejinja. PHOTO/FILE/COURTESY. Uganda’s second deputy Prime Minister, Kirunda Kivejinja has died. Kivejinja succumbed to Covid-19 related complications on Saturday at Mulago national referral hospital where he had been admitted for a month, according to his son Faruk Kirunda. “It’s true…

M7, Bobi Wine Address Ugandans.

Kampala, Uganda – By our reporter. Uganda’s President Yoweri T Kaguta Museveni moments ago (9:10pm EAT Sunday 29th November 2020) has concluded his special address to Ugandans televised on all local channels and his Facebook page live from Mbale Eastern Uganda. Museveni began by sending condolences to the victims of the recent Kampala riots ”I…