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President Museveni nominates Mrs. Kisaka Dorothy for KCCA top job.

President Museveni nominates Mrs. Kisaka Dorothy for KCCA top job.

AFRICA, Business, celebrity, EAST AFRICA, FEATURE STORIES, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY, UGANDA, WORLD
Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has nominated Mrs. Kisaka Dorothy, a leadership coach, lawyer, and the Administrator of government’s COVID-19 Response Fund, to the position of Executive Director of Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA), replacing Andrew Kitaka, who has been removed from the acting ED job. Mrs Kisaka Dorothy nominated for the new join of Executive Director KCCA.Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/KMA Updates. President Museveni has written to the Public Service Commission (PSU) nominating Dorothy Kisaka as the new Kampala Capital City Authority executive director. Dorothy Kisaka, is set to replace Jennifer Musisi as the Substantive ED of KCCA administration. He said: “I am writing to request you to interview for me the following persons and find out if they are ...
Nigeria: Singer Kcee finally show the face of his new born baby boy to the world

Nigeria: Singer Kcee finally show the face of his new born baby boy to the world

AFRICA, African stars, celebrity, Nigeria
ABUJA, NIGERIA --- Kcee shared a new photo of his newborn baby smiling. It's the first photo of the child's face that the singer have ever shared since his birth.  King Kwemtochukwu Okonkwo which is the name of the kcee child was born on May 12. He is the singer's third child with his wife, Ijeoma.  Kcee posted this adorable picture of his baby son then he wrote saying: "After all I came out smiling. KING is here. BMK to the world looking for such blessings, God will give it to you IJN Amen" After kcee posted his caption for his son as he uploaded his picture then his wife Ijeoma later wrote her own caption for her new baby boy, she wrote saying: "Dear ovaries, I just want to let you know that we are done for good. No matter how much you tickle whenever I’m staring at b...
Ashburg Kato loses 4000 followers in one night after crossing from People Power to NRM

Ashburg Kato loses 4000 followers in one night after crossing from People Power to NRM

AFRICA, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, Politics, UGANDA
KAMPALA --- Self proclaimed number one blogger and formally ardent supporter of People Power founder Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu has obtained a drop in following by over 3000 people and hundreds of friends. This followed his pronouncement in which he confirmed his exit from People Power camp and embraced the National Resistance Movement and Muhoozi project. Kato, who has been very close to Bobi Wine in a surprise video shocked followers when he indicated he had ceased his support for the Kyadondo Legislator and People Power. “I am Ashburg Kato formerly of People Power but now in NRM. As if now I subscribe to the National Resistance Movement. I am here to apologise to President Museveni and promoter Balaam Barugahare for the incessant attacks against them on social media,”Ashburg w...
Mike Tyson shows off a very toned physique after announcing return to the ring

Mike Tyson shows off a very toned physique after announcing return to the ring

celebrity, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, Sports, united states of america, USA
Mike Tyson has a brand-new look after losing 140lbs a decade ago. The 53-year-old former professional boxer was shirtless as he threw punches in the air for a new video shared on Weibo which was filmed in the backyard of his home.  The Hangover actor lost weigh by going vegan, he said in 2013: 'When I was training for fights – a lot of meat, cheese, bread. I devoured everything besides pork. I used to eat a lot. As I got older I didn't like the way I was feeling. I had a lot of arthritis, joint problems and I was morbidly obese.' It was his wife who turned him on to going meat free. In this new clip Tyson has sculpted arms, abs and an overall slender frame as he shows off a grey beard. He moves very fast as he throws punches in the air, ducks and then eventually pets his ...
Coronavirus – Uganda: Eddy Kenzo to be repatriated from Ivory Coast

Coronavirus – Uganda: Eddy Kenzo to be repatriated from Ivory Coast

AFRICA, African stars, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, CORONAVIRUS, EAST AFRICA, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, IVORY COAST, Travel, UGANDA
Kampala --- The Ugandan Government has started the process of repatriating superstar Eddy Kenzo. The celebrated Ugandan musician has been stranded in Ivory Coast for months and now government with the help of businessman Balaam Barugahara.This comes after the Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Sam Kahamba Kuteesa authorised the repartriation of more Ugandans who have been stranded abroad due to Covid-19. Eddy Kenzie performing at his VIP sshow at Serena Hotel last year The first repartriated Ugandans landed in the country on Monday aboard Ethiopian Airlines.Once Kenzo is brought back, he will be quarantined for 14 days.Legislators early this month renewed calls for repatriation of Ugandans stranded abroad following the outbreak of Covid-19.Hon. Anna Adeke Ebaju (Indep., National Fe...
WWE superstar Becky Lynch confirms pregnancy, vacates her Raw Women’s championship tittle to Asuka

WWE superstar Becky Lynch confirms pregnancy, vacates her Raw Women’s championship tittle to Asuka

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The RAW Women's Champion made an emotional appearance on Monday night to reveal her pregnancy and vacate her title to Asuka.  She came down the ramp with the Women's Money in the Bank briefcase - won by 'The Empress of Tomorrow' - and thanked fans for 'carrying her into history'.  Lynch began to cry as she revealed 'she has to go away for a while before Asuka's music hit and she entered the ring.  Asuka celebrating after learning that she had become the new Raw women's champion Lynch also announced on the show, to the surprise of new champion Asuka, that the briefcase hoisted above the ring during the women's Money in the Bank match at Sunday night's pay-per-view was not for a shot at the title but rather the strap itself. "You go be a warrior," Lynch told Asuka, "because I...
Mourinho selects his most exceptional football players

Mourinho selects his most exceptional football players

celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, Entertainment, Soccer
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are widely seemed and considered to be the exceptional players on this planet, but Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho has some other footballer in mind. Jose Mourinho does not agree with Cristiano Ronaldo nor Lionel Messi are the exceptional footballers to ever play the stunning game of soccer. Alternatively, the cutting-edge Tottenham supervisor opted for Ronaldo's namesake, Ronaldo Nazario, which he deemed better than Lionel Messi and Christiano Ronaldo. Before Ronaldo and Messi graced the globe with their magical footballing prowess and skillfulness, Ronaldo Nazario dominated the game in keeping with Jose Mourinho. The Brazilian won the world Cup two times, and amassed Ballon d'Or trophies at some stage in a glittering profession marketi...
Winnie Nwagi denies dating chosen blood

Winnie Nwagi denies dating chosen blood

AFRICA, African stars, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, EAST AFRICA, UGANDA
As many touted that Winnie Nwagi and Chozen Blood were the newest celebrity couple in town after both have shown signs of interest in each other overtime, the later has refuted the allegations. First, we have to admit that they look good together. Swangz Avenue songstress Winnie Nwagi and Chozen Blood are worryingly closer today and their fans still continue to believe it is more than just a working relationship. Chozen Blood, real name Patrice Musasizi, has been through a couple of relationships but is never public about his love life. Winnie ‘Nwagi’ Nakanwagi has as well had her moments. The two worked on a collaboration for the song dubbed ‘Yitayo’ and it was arguably one of the top songs of 2019. In the video of the song, their chemistry seemed too natural something which spa...
New York selects Sabrina Ionescu with First Overall Pick in WNBA Draft 2020 presented by State Farm®

New York selects Sabrina Ionescu with First Overall Pick in WNBA Draft 2020 presented by State Farm®

AMERICA, BASKETBALL, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, Entertainment, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, united states of america, USA
Ionescu, a three-time Nancy Lieberman Award winner as the nation’s top point guard, averaged 17.5 points, 8.6 rebounds and an NCAA-leading 9.1 assists as a senior Ionescu One of Three Oregon Players Drafted in First Round; WNBA Honors Alyssa Altobelli, Kobe and Gianna Bryant and Payton Chester. Unanimous National Player of the Year Sabrina Ionescu of Oregon tonight was selected by the New York Liberty with the first overall pick of WNBA Draft 2020 presented by State Farm®, which was held virtually in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. Ionescu, a three-time Nancy Lieberman Award winner as the nation’s top point guard, averaged 17.5 points, 8.6 rebounds and an NCAA-leading 9.1 assists as a senior.  She holds the NCAA record for career triple-doubles and is the only NCAA woman or ...
Sports: Former Kotoko Coach Middendorp Joins Ghana Rugby Lockdown Challenge

Sports: Former Kotoko Coach Middendorp Joins Ghana Rugby Lockdown Challenge

AFRICA, African stars, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, CORONAVIRUS, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, RUGBY, Soccer, Sports
Former Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak Coach Ernest Middendorp joined the “Ghana Rugby COVID-19 ‘Stay safe, healthy and productive!’ Challenge” issued by its President, Herbert Mensah. Former Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak Coach Ernest Middendorp  In his message to the Ghana Rugby Family and Friends Middendorp said that it is a difficult time for all involved in sport but that he has accepted the limitations that come with the pandemic. “Stay at home, stay safe! On the other hand, there are so many things that one can do such as reading and writing,” Middendorp said. Middendorp also hinted that he is working on his own biography and will use the lockdown time to try and finish it by the time the lockdown is lifted. Middendorp was brought to Ghana when Mensah was Chairman o...
Highly Anticipated Documentary Series “The Last Dance” coming to Netflix this Monday, April 20

Highly Anticipated Documentary Series “The Last Dance” coming to Netflix this Monday, April 20

AMERICA, BASKETBALL, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, Entertainment, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, MOVIES, TECHNOLOGY
The full episodic documentary will be available on Netflix across Africa NEW YORK, United States of America-:  Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and the Chicago Bulls in documentary series “The Last Dance” WHAT: The 10-part documentary series, directed by Jason Hehir (“The Fab Five,” “The ’85 Bears,” “Andre the Giant”), chronicles one of the greatest icons and most successful teams in sports history, Michael Jordan and the 1990s Chicago Bulls, and features never-before-seen footage from the 1997-98 season as the team pursued its sixth NBA championship in eight years. In the fall of 1997, Michael Jordan, Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf and head coach Phil Jackson agreed to let an NBA Entertainment film crew follow the team all season long. The result would be a remarkable portrait of an ...
Harmonize and Others are Now Supporting My Enemies, Diamond Platnumz Opens Up

Harmonize and Others are Now Supporting My Enemies, Diamond Platnumz Opens Up

AFRICA, African stars, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, EAST AFRICA, Entertainment, MUSIC, TANZANIA
Celebrated Tanzania singer Diamond Platnumz has revealed how his haters and enemies are being supported by artists he groomed and introduced to the market. Diamond was speaking during his newly unveiled artist, Zuchu's Extended Play (EP) launch that wend down on Sunday night. He revealed his urge to help artists, regardless of some dumping him at the end and even join hands with his enemies. Diamond said his humble background and the problems he went through as Nassib Abdul Juma before he become a celebrated Diamond Platnumz is the main reasons why he is willing to help upcoming talents. Diamond Platinumz The 'Jeje' hit-maker said some artists he supported, are now helping his enemies. We understand it is Harmonize alias Konde Boy, who ditched Diamond Platnumz's Wasafi Reco...
Coronavirus: Rihanna’s dad recovers from the pandemic

Coronavirus: Rihanna’s dad recovers from the pandemic

AMERICA, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, CORONAVIRUS, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, united states of america, USA
Legendary music producer Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, 62, is the latest star to come forward with Coronavirus.  He revealed his superstar daughter, Rihanna, 32, was able to get her hands on a ventilator "that he hadn't used yet," and shipped it to his home in the Caribbean. He explained: 'I have to say, "I love you so much, Robyn.", a name which he still calls the pop-star. Rihana's parents 'She did so much for me. I appreciate everything she has done.' Rihanna, real name Robyn Fenty, checked on him every day as he struggled with high fevers as a result of the coronavirus. He said of his illness: 'I got a fever up inside of my nose. I had a fever across my lips. It was just a lot of fever. 'I feared the worst. I thought I was going to die, honestly.' Ronald spent 14 d...
Ugandan pastor claims Jesus told him about Coronavirus before it happened

Ugandan pastor claims Jesus told him about Coronavirus before it happened

AFRICA, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, CORONAVIRUS, EAST AFRICA, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, UGANDA
Always known as one of the most controversial Prophets/Pastors in Uganda, Mbonye cannot stop to amuse people who are usually cursing despite being praised like a god by his congregation. The prophet is often seeing cruising around town in his Range Rover rides and A Mercedez Benz that is valued at UGX 700 Million (USD 190,000). some of the luxurious cars of Pastor Mbonye The Elvis Mbonye's followers could not hide their excitement after taking a glance at the  expensive rides Elvis Mbonye owns. The total number of his luxury rides fleet is believed to be 7 but according to one of his staunch followers known as Hillary Musiimenta Mbonye, Mbonye has bought two more rides, Two Rolls Royce Phantoms valued at over 1.5 Billion (USD 406,000). The pastor is always seen in luxurious...
Uganda: City tycoon Sudhir and others donate to help in the fight against coronavirus

Uganda: City tycoon Sudhir and others donate to help in the fight against coronavirus

AFRICA, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, CORONAVIRUS, EAST AFRICA, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL, UGANDA
KAMPALA,Uganda: The Ugandan rich are continuing with donations for support in the fight against coronavirus in the country.  The Ruparelia Foundation of tycoon Sudhir Ruparelia has on Thursday April 08 delivered a donation of two brand new pickup trucks towards the current government efforts to fight the spread of the novel Coronavirus in the country. The two brand new Pick Ups from the Ruparelia Foundation. Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/KMA Updates. The trucks were delivered by Mr. Amit Sachdeva, head Speke Group of Hotels.“This donation is in line with the presidential call and those in position to help the taskforce,” Mr. Amit said as he handed over the vehicles to Prime Minister Dr. Ruhakana Rugunda and the Minister for General duties Ms Mary Karooro Okurut. Uganda's ...
UK Prime Minister tests positive for Coronavirus

UK Prime Minister tests positive for Coronavirus

BRITAIN, celebrity, CORONAVIRUS, ENGLAND, EUROPE, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, LONDON, Politics, UK, UNITED KINGDOM
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus.  Johnson said he had developed mild symptoms and was self-isolating. “Over the last 24 hours I have developed mild symptoms and tested positive for coronavirus. I am nowself-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government's response viavideo-conference as we fight this virus. Together we will beat this,"Johnson wrote.Mr. Johnson said that thanks to the wizardry of modern technology, tocommunicate with all his top team to lead the national fight back againstcoronavirus, he will be fine. I am now self-isolating, but I will continue to lead the government's response via video-conference as we fight this virus, said Mr. Johnson. In a video, Johnson said he was experiencing a tempera...
Ighalo on a verge of a permanent move at United

Ighalo on a verge of a permanent move at United

AFRICA, African stars, BRITAIN, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, EUROPE, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, Nigeria, Sports
Manchester United are reportedly ready to seal the permanent transfer of Odion Ighalo after the striker's impressive start at the club. The Nigerian striker is ready to give up £6 million in wages in order to stay at Manchester United, according to reports. Ighalo's current loan deal only runs until May, which as things stand would mean he would leave before the season is completed. The Nigeria international has impressed since his surprise loan move from Shanghai Shenhua in the January transfer window. He scored four goals in eight appearances since his arrival at Old Trafford and has been praised by Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.  Ighalo is willing to take a pay cut in order to make that happen. The report claims that the striker is currently earning £240,000 a week with Shanghai She...
Ugandan aspiring presidential candidate, Bobi Wine donates hand washing kits as Uganda reports its first Covid-19 victim

Ugandan aspiring presidential candidate, Bobi Wine donates hand washing kits as Uganda reports its first Covid-19 victim

AFRICA, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, CORONAVIRUS, EAST AFRICA, Entertainment, HEALTH, Politics, UGANDA
KAMPALA – The Kyadondo East Member of Parliament and Presidential aspirant, Robert Kyagulanyi famously known as Bobi wine has distributed handwashing kits to constituency leaders in a bid to fight deadly COVID-19 and encouraged each one of them to offer leadership in their respective parishes. This was shortly after Uganda confirmed her first case of Coronavirus. The confirmed case who is a resident of Kibuli, Kakungulu zone in Kampala traveled aboard Ethiopian Airlines that arrived at Entebbe International Airport at around 2am on March 21, 2020. He had traveled to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates on March 17 for a business trip.  “During the screening process at the airport, his temperature was 38.7. This prompted the health teams to isolate him at the airport for further fo...
Covid-19 claims a life of former Real Madrid boss

Covid-19 claims a life of former Real Madrid boss

celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, CORONAVIRUS, EUROPE, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, Soccer, Sports
MADRID : Former Real Madrid president Lorenzo Sanz, who was hospitalized with Covid-19, died on Saturday (March 21) at the age of 76, says his son. "My father has just died," he wrote. "He did not deserve it to end in this manner. One of the best, most courageous and hard working people I have seen in my life. His family and Real Madrid were his passion." He had been admitted to hospital this week with coronavirus-like symptoms, the pandemic having sent Spain and other nations into lock down. Lorenzo Sanz lifting the European Cup in 1995 Current club captain and Spanish international Sergio Ramos, who along with his teammates is in quarantine after one of the club's basketball players tested positive for the virus, hailed Sanz. He tweeted: "Very sad day for Real Madrid. Lorenzo ...
American country music star, Kenny Rogers dies

American country music star, Kenny Rogers dies

AMERICA, celebrity, CELEBRITY GOSSIP, Entertainment, INTERNATIONAL, INTERNATIONAL NEWS, MUSIC
Vocalist Kenny Rogers, who dominated the pop and country charts in the 1970s and 1980s with a string of sleekly tailored hits and won three Grammys, has died. According to a statement posted by his family. He was 81.  A representative for the singer said in a statement that the country music star passed away peacefully at his home from natural causes under the care of hospice and surrounded by his family. Born and raised in Houston, he was the fourth of eight children in a poor family. He took to the guitar as an adolescent, and would sometimes perform with another aspiring local musician and future star, Mickey Gilley. After establishing himself commercially via rock- and pop-oriented singles with his group the First Edition, the bearded, prematurely gray Rogers was lau...