Africa Day: Ambassador Alemtesehey hails Uganda for pan-African efforts

The Ambassador of Ethiopia to Uganda, H.E Alemtsehay Meseret, has lauded Uganda for its efforts in promoting regional integration and pan-Africanism. She made the remarks on Friday during celebrations to mark Africa Day 2022 organised by the Ethiopian Embassy in Uganda at the Ambassadorial residence in Kampala. The event was attended by officials from Government…

Photos: Bobi Wine thrilled by Somaliland’s success story for democracy

Former presidential candidate, Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine has heaped praise on Somaliland and its leadership for upholding democratic governance. The National Unity Platform (NUP) made the remarks after participating in the two-day international conference on peace and state-building which ended today Sunday in Hargeisa, Somaliland’s Capital. The conference organized by the Brenthurst Foundation led…

Bobi Wine in Somaliland for African Security Dialogue

The leader of Uganda’s leading opposition political party, National Unity Platform (NUP), Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine, is participating in an international conference on peace and state-building taking place in Hargeisa, Somaliland’s Capital. The two-day conference which aims at addressing issues and exchange views on contributory factors that affect security and state-building in Africa,…

Soaring prices: Egypt President tells people to eat tree leaves

In a cynical attempt to calm the Egyptian population about recent price hikes, President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi has suggested that Egyptians eat leaves from trees just as the Prophet (peace be upon him) did. Sisi says that he is not worried that someone will say that a kilo of okra costs 100 Egyptian pounds because…

Sharif Sheikh Ahmed registered to contest for Somalia Presidency

Former President of Somalia, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed has on Sunday been duly registered to stand for the country’s presidency in the forth coming elections. He becomes the first presidential candidate candidate to be registered. The people of Somalia will go to the polls on May 15. Born 25 July 1964, Sharif Sheikh Ahmed is served…

Engineering Contractors in Uganda, Ethiopia move to exploit untapped potentials through partnership

The Ethiopian Embassy in collaboration with Uganda National Association of Building and Civil Engineering Contractors (UNABCEC) on Thursday organized a virtual seminar on the construction sector under the theme: “Building Capacity through Partnership to enhance regional Competitiveness”. The aim of the seminar was to look into ways of partnership and share experience and potentials of…