National Council of Sports, Olympic Committee ‘Unaware’ of UBF Elections

[Monitor] Kampala -National Council of Sports (NCS) and the Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC), have denied knowledge of last weekend’s controversial boxing elections which ended with two rival executives.

[Monitor] Kampala -National Council of Sports (NCS) and the Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC), have denied knowledge of last weekend's controversial boxing elections which ended with two rival executives.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South Africa’s Complex 2018 Transition – and the Zumaist Occupation

[Daily Maverick] South Africa’s Transition 2018 has been a case of outwit, outplay and outlast. The epicentre is between two titans – Jacob Zuma with his strategic cunning of self-preservation pitted against the tactical calculations of Cyril Ramaphosa…

[Daily Maverick] South Africa's Transition 2018 has been a case of outwit, outplay and outlast. The epicentre is between two titans - Jacob Zuma with his strategic cunning of self-preservation pitted against the tactical calculations of Cyril Ramaphosa, renowned for reaching negotiated targets. But the boundaries of the transitional encounter extend far beyond the two individuals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Katy Perry Coming to South Africa for the First Time Ever!

[News24Wire] In the wake of her North American tour’s stellar reviews and added concerts, Katy Perry has announced that she will be performing in South Africa for the very first time as part of WITNESS: The Tour .

[News24Wire] In the wake of her North American tour's stellar reviews and added concerts, Katy Perry has announced that she will be performing in South Africa for the very first time as part of WITNESS: The Tour .

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

All Set for the 15th Edition of Sauti Za Busara Festival

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The 2018 edition of the much-touted Sauti za Busara will kick off on February 8, with organizers promising that this year’s event will specifically focus on fostering unity through music.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The 2018 edition of the much-touted Sauti za Busara will kick off on February 8, with organizers promising that this year's event will specifically focus on fostering unity through music.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

US Ambassador Malac Regrets Trump’s ‘Shithole’ Comments

[Observer] The United States Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac has described as ‘disturbing’ and ‘upsetting’, disparaging comments about immigrants from Africa, made by US President Donald Trump.

[Observer] The United States Ambassador to Uganda Deborah Malac has described as 'disturbing' and 'upsetting', disparaging comments about immigrants from Africa, made by US President Donald Trump.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Boda Boda 2010 On the Run After CMI Hunt

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of Boda Boda 2010 gang are on the run after the military arrested their leader Abdullah Kitatta and intensified the crackdown on others over the murder of Case Hospital accountant Francis Ekalungar.

[Monitor] Kampala -Members of Boda Boda 2010 gang are on the run after the military arrested their leader Abdullah Kitatta and intensified the crackdown on others over the murder of Case Hospital accountant Francis Ekalungar.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda