“Ghost of Rwanda” haunts as US envoy visits C.African Republic

Neighbour turning on neighbour, villages razed to the ground, hundreds of victims shot or hacked to death with machetes. The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power, visited violence-racked Central African... Read more »

Rwanda promotes new tourism program targeting East African Community

KIGALI, Rwanda – With the inauguration of the18-month EAC marketing program coinciding with the recent announcement at the World Travel Market in London by the governments of Rwanda, Kenya and Uganda which... Read more »

Bebe Cool Receives 380 Million Over Centenary Park Shooting

After 4 years, Bebe cool has finally been considered for having sustained serious injuries. Bebe Cool who sustained serious broken limbs demanded for UGX 800 million to cover loss of income for... Read more »

Sporadic, heavy gunfire continues overnight in South Sudan capital

Fresh gunfire rang out in South Sudan’s capital early Tuesday, a day after the president announced he had defeated a coup attempt in the world’s youngest nation, an AFP reporter said. The... Read more »

Beyoncé releases surprise album

Solidifying her status as an Independent Woman – Beyoncé Knowles has shown us, once more, that she only does things her own way!the diva released her fifth studio album, titled ‘Beyoncé, on... Read more »

Desmond Tutu home robbed when he was at Mandela memorial

Police in South Africa say retired Archbishop Desmond Tutu’s home was robbed while he was away to attend a memorial honoring Nelson Mandela. A statement Wednesday from the South African Police Service... Read more »

Hagel orders US military to fly Burundi troops to Central African Republic to quell violence

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered the U.S. military to transport troops from Burundi into the Central African Republic to help quell the latest upsurge in violence there. Hagel approved the order... Read more »

UN troops start military action against Congo rebels

United Nations peacekeeping troops in Democratic Republic of Congo have launched operations against a Rwandan Hutu rebel militia operating along Congo’s border with Rwanda, the U.N. commander said on Tuesday. Defeating Rwandan... Read more »

Beyoncé smokes weed?

Wait. Did Beyoncé just share a photo of herself smoking marijuana in Jamaica? That’s the question that’s being asked by fans after Blue Ivy’s mama updated her Tumblr account with new photos.... Read more »

50 Cent discusses Mandela’s legacy

50 Cent discussed Nelson Mandela’s legacy in a recent Shade 45 interview with DJ Whoo Kid. 50 met Mandela in Johannesburg in 2008 during a G-Unit tour of South Africa. He described... Read more »