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Loon's balloons float 20km (12.4 miles) above sea level. [PHOTO | FILE]
Kenya’s 4G internet balloon project scrapped

By | 6 hours ago

Google's parent-company Alphabet scrapped a firm, Loon, that was to build giant balloons to beam the internet....

Day scholars would learn from home and boarders would be restricted to a residential bubble. [PHOTO | FILE]
Tanzanian school stops face-to-face teaching due to COVID-19

By | 1 day ago

A second student is displaying symptoms but has not yet been tested....

White House
Biden sets to work on reversing Trump policies with executive orders

By | 1 day ago

President Biden signed 15 executive orders, firstly to boost the federal response to the coronavirus crisis....

Why Trump has imposed visa restrictions on unnamed Tanzanians

By | 2 days ago

A state department statement on the visa directive did not name the sanctioned Tanzanian officials....

Malawi’s new President Lazarus Chakwera. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Malawi closes schools to limit coronavirus spread

By | 4 days ago

Malawi is observing a period of national mourning following the deaths of two senior cabinet ministers from Covid-19....

Bobi Wine
Bobi Wine ‘fearful for life’ after Museveni win

By | 4 days ago

Bobi Wine says that he fears for his life and that of his family, noting that people have been blocked from accessing his home....

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni. [PHOTO | FILE]
Uganda elections 2021: Museveni takes lead as Bobi Wine cries foul

By | 6 days ago

The country's electoral commission has dismissed allegations of vote rigging, made by opposition candidate Bobi Wine, a former pop star....

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Museveni in early lead as Uganda awaits final election results

By | 1 week ago

Ugandan law provides for the electoral commission to ascertain results received from all the districts and declare them within 48 hours after closing ...

United States President Donald Trump on November 3, 2020 sought re-election in a hotly contested race against Democratic Party candidate Joe Biden. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Trump faces Senate trial after historic second charge

By | 1 week ago

Trump is accused of inciting a mob that stormed Congress last week after he repeated false claims of election fraud. Five people died....

MP Bobi Wine has officially announced that he will run for president in the 2021 election. [PHOTO | COURTESY]
Uganda elections 2021: Yoweri Museveni faces Bobi Wine in presidential contest

By | 1 week ago

Opposition candidates - including Bobi Wine - their supporters and campaign staff have been arrested on several occasions....

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