Pope Francis opened Thursday a landmark summit at the Vatican on fighting child sex abuse, saying that the world expected "concrete measures" on tackling paedophilia in the Catholic Church.
One of the four Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) deserters has been arrested by Flying Squad Unit (FSU) operatives over robbery of Shs130m from a cooperative savings and credit union in Rushere, Kiruhura District.
Mr Hassan Gelle, a police officer told this reporter that two armed men with pistols shot Mohamed Mursal, a deputy attorney general in Sigale village in Mogadishu's Hodan District.
Two populous regions in Tanzania have been hit by condom shortage raising fears of a possible increase in number of sexually transmitted infections.
The call for sanction is one in a raft of recommendations contained in a report prepared by Parliament’s Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (Cosase) due to be tabled on the floor of the House on Thursday afternoon.
Rwizi region police spokesperson Samson Kasasira said Brian Byaruhanga, a guard attached to Security Group Africa (SGA) shot Dissan Ahereza, 18, in the chest following a scuffle between the two after the hawker resisted arrest.
Her name Kirabo translates to ‘gift’ and hers is a talent that keeps on giving; bowing out of the Cana Zone IV Championships that climaxed yesterday in Windhoek, Namibia with two gold, one silver and three bronze medals.