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Be guided by your professional ethos, President Kenyatta tells new KDF officers

Be guided by your professional ethos, President Kenyatta tells new KDF officers

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LANET, Nakuru County, 26 November 2021 (PSCU) – President Uhuru Kenyatta has advised the newly commissioned Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) officers to strictly adhere to their professional ethos as they discharge their constitutional mandate of safeguarding Kenya's sovereignty and territorial integrity.  President Uhuru Kenyatta with Chief of Defence Forces General Robert Kibochi when he inspected a Guard of Honor mounted by Officer Cadets, Specialist Cadets and Special Duty Officer Cadets during their commissioning at the Kenya Military Academy in Lanet, Nakuru County. The President particularly tasked the officers joining KDF with specialized skills and unique professional competencies to uphold professionalism in addition to being faithful and true to their oath of allegiance. 202111...
Eliminating FGM: Sebei elders draft alternative ‘rite of passage’

Eliminating FGM: Sebei elders draft alternative ‘rite of passage’

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Kampala, Uganda  Elders in the Sebei region in eastern Uganda have drafted an alternative rite of passage for girls to adulthood, which they say once adapted, will lead to the total elimination of the illegal practice of female genital mutilation (FGM) in the Uganda. Third Deputy Prime Minister Rukia Nakadama (middle) and Gender and Culture State minister Peace Mutuuzo (2nd-R) attending the meeting on Thursday.Photo by Ronald Kabuubi/KMA Updates. Countries in East and Southern Africa have agreed to make a regional law that will hold perpetrators of Female Genital Mutilation-FGM accountable across borders. Third Deputy Prime Minister Rukia Nakadama (middle) and Gender and Culture state Minister Peace Mutuuzo (2nd-R) attending the meeting on Thursday.Photo by Ronald Kabuu...
dfcu Bank Hands Over Newly Constructed Shelter, Refurbished Children’s Play Area to Uganda Cancer Institute.  November 26th, 2021

dfcu Bank Hands Over Newly Constructed Shelter, Refurbished Children’s Play Area to Uganda Cancer Institute. November 26th, 2021

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dfcu Bank has officially handed over a new 100-seater shelter and refurbished Children’s Play Area to the Uganda Cancer Institute in a bid to provide the outpatients with a secure and decent waiting area and the children with an updated and fun playing area. This handover follows a pledge made approximately six months ago by the Bank to construct a shelter estimated at UGX80M at the facility which receives up to 60 patients daily, with many of these camping under trees as they await consultation from the doctors. The event was graced by Minister of State for Heath (Primary Health Care), Hon. Margaret Muhanga Mugisa, who applauded dfcu Bank for supplementing government efforts in enhancing health service delivery. “The effects of cancer tend to have a toll on not only patie...
The Most Daring Met Gala Dresses Of The Decade

The Most Daring Met Gala Dresses Of The Decade

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Getty Images For fashion fanatics, the Costume Institute Benefit Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art — AKA the Met Gala — is the end all and be all of red carpets. Sure, the Oscars are lovely. And the Cannes Film Festival is fabulous. But it's at the Met where celebrities really let loose and have fun with what they're wearing. Each year there is a theme, ranging from technology to punk and beyond, and designers get to dress their muses accordingly. This means there have been some seriously epic style moments at the fête over the years. Who could forget the fiber optic-woven princess gown that Zac Posen created for the technology-themed ball in 2016? Claire Danes wore it and literally lit up the red carpet! Or Kim Kardashian's fl...
Coca-Cola Excites Western Uganda with New Ades Nutri-Bushera

Coca-Cola Excites Western Uganda with New Ades Nutri-Bushera

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Coca-Cola Beverages Africa in Uganda recently excited residents of Western Uganda with the first ever Ades Nutri-Bushera fun-filled tour to connect with customers in Western Uganda. The weeklong tour saw the company partner with, tourism operators, cultural groups and local residents to introduce Ades Nutri-Bushera and educate consumers about its health benefits and great taste. Ades is the global brand for Plant-Based Beverages for the Coca-Cola Company that represents delicious throughout the day nutrition. Ades Nutri-bushera is produced and packaged to match the specific taste and quality preferred by the Ugandan consumer. It is a great tasting modification of the traditional drink made in Ugandan households and traditionally consumed at social gatherings such as weddings, chi...
Final Three Nominees In The 2021 Airtel FUFA Female Player Of The Year Category

Final Three Nominees In The 2021 Airtel FUFA Female Player Of The Year Category

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  The shortlist of players that will contend for this year’s Airtel-FUFA Awards both in the Male and Female category will be released this year. First, the top three nominees in the Female Player of the year category have been released on Monday with the final list for the Male category to be named on Wednesday. Here is the final list of the three nominees in the category of the Airtel FUFA Female Player of the year (2021). Fauzia Najjemba (Kampala Queens) Scored three goals in as many games for Kampala Queens in the League. Named captain of the Uganda U20 Women’s National Team this year. As captain, Najjemba led the team to victory over Kenya with a 10-3 aggregate score in the second round of the FIFA U20 Women’s World Cup Qualifiers. She scored and assi...
President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at the Waterkloof Air Force Base on the outskirts of Pretoria to begin a three-day State Visit to South Africa.

President Uhuru Kenyatta arrives at the Waterkloof Air Force Base on the outskirts of Pretoria to begin a three-day State Visit to South Africa.

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On arrival, the President was received by South African Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms Angela Thoko Didiza. President Kenyatta will formally be received by his host President Cyril Ramaphosa today.
Man Utd install elite coach as ‘first choice’ Solskjaer replacement; Neville approves

Man Utd install elite coach as ‘first choice’ Solskjaer replacement; Neville approves

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  Manchester United have made former Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino their number one target to replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer ahead of a left-field second choice, and Gary Neville has backed the Argentine to shine at Old Trafford. © PA Images Brendan Rodgers, Mauricio Pochettino Pause Ad 00:44 - up next "Manchester United open fresh talks over Borussia Monchengladbach's Denis Zakaria" Loaded: 45.23% Unmute 0 LQ Manchester United open fresh talks over Borussia Monchengladbach's Denis Zakaria     Manchester United relieved Solskjaer of his duties on Sunday morning. The news was confirmed by an official statement on the club’s website that insisted the Norwegian wi...
Jennifer Lopez Performs New Song ‘On MyWay’ In A Tan Corset Midi Dress At AMAs –Photos jennifer lopez amas 2021 ABC 2021 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS

Jennifer Lopez Performs New Song ‘On MyWay’ In A Tan Corset Midi Dress At AMAs –Photos jennifer lopez amas 2021 ABC 2021 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS

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ABC View Gallery21 PHOTOS. Olivia Elgart LIFESTYLE DIRECTOR Jennifer Lopez announced she was attending the 2021 American Music Awards last minute & she still managed to steal the show. Jennifer Lopez, 52, looked drop-dead-gorgeous at the 2021 American Music Awards on Nov. 21. JLo was a last-minute addition to the show and was announced to be at the AMAs on Nov. 20 after Megan Thee Stallion dropped out. JLo didn’t waste any time as she absolutely slayed her performance. Jennifer Lopez performing at the 2021 American Music Awards. (ABC) Jennifer Lopez performed her new single, “On My Way,” from her upcoming film, “Marry Me.” (ABC) Jennifer performed her hit new song, “On My Way” from her highly anticipated ne...