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EDUCATION

Photos: Rwandese National Who Was Ridiculed For His Physical Appearance Joins School

A Rwandese national identified as Nsanzimana Elie who was ridiculed for his physical appearance and whose pictures went viral on various social media platforms as a result of a health problem that changed his appearance has finally got admission in school. According to a video shared on YouTube, Elie was admitted at Ubumwe Community Center (UCC), in Gisenyi, Rwanda, with intentions that he will get to acquire some basic human skills.

  3 months ago ago
Photos: Rwandese National Who Was Ridiculed For His Physical Appearance Joins School

ENTERTAINMENT

NTV Show Producer And Director Suspended Over Airing Pornographic Content

The national Television NTV of uganda has apologized to the public following the unfortunate incident that occured Yesterday during the live broadcast of the NTV mix show where one of the audience members was seen exposed (naked). On their twitter account, NTV said “ on Friday 25th June 2021, during the live broadcast of the NTV mix show,one of the audience members appeared to have indecently exposed himself.

  6 months ago ago
NTV Show Producer And Director Suspended Over Airing Pornographic Content

POLITICS

Google responds to Yoweri Museveni's request to take down Bobi Wine's YouTube accounts

The head of Google Communication and Public Affairs for Africa, Dorothy Ooko has responded to Ugandan President vacuity. Museveni, the longest serving dictator had written to Google through Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) asking YouTube to take down 17 channels allied to veteran musician cum politician Bobi Wine. Dorothy Ooko in her quick and brief response to UCC's request to take down the YouTube accounts.That have been largely publishing or live streaming content from presidential candidate Robert

  1 year ago ago
Google responds to Yoweri Museveni's request to take down Bobi Wine's YouTube accounts

POLITICS

Bobi Wine Faces Another Huge Setback Ahead of 2021 January Elections

Reports have emerged that the Facebook pages linked to National Unity Platform presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu alias Bobi Wine have been hacked. This comes just days after the Ugandan government through the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) writing to US-based Google Inc requesting them to block at least 14 online channels that were reported to belong to the NUP party. According to the sources, Ghetto Media and Map Mediya pages have been hacked into and deleted as per the NUP flagbearer

  1 year ago ago
Bobi Wine Faces Another Huge Setback Ahead of 2021 January Elections

POLITICS

Uganda Closes All Social Media Platform Ahead Of Election January 14

Uganda will be heading to the ballot on Thursday, January 14, for both presidential and parliamentary seats. The incumbent, President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, is seeking re-election, having ruled the country for 35 years. Uganda has ordered internet service providers to block all social media platforms and messaging apps until further notice. This is according to media reports, which cited a letter from Uganda's communications regulator. The Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) reportedly asked all major telecom

  1 year ago ago
Uganda Closes All Social Media Platform Ahead Of Election January 14

DIGITAL-TECHNOLOGY

Reason Uganda Blocked Social Media Use

Even before Tuesday's shutdown, users had been complaining that internet speeds had slowed down significantly since Saturday. The list of banned social media sites include Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, Signal and Viber. Some of these were already offline on Tuesday.Campaigning ahead of the vote in Uganda has been marred by brutal crackdowns on opposition rallies that have left scores dead and the repeated intimidation and arrest of some opposition candidates, their supporters and campaign staff. Museveni apologised

  1 year ago ago
Reason Uganda Blocked Social Media Use