UN announces special probe into attacks on peacekeepers in eastern DR Congo

UN announces special probe into attacks on peacekeepers in eastern DR Congo

Source UN. 6 January 2018 – The United Nations is launching a special investigation into attacks on peacekeepers in restive eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), one month after 15 ‘blue helmets’ were killed and dozens wounded in the deadliest single assault on a UN mission in nearly a quarter century. According to a UN spokesperson, Secretary-General António Guterres on Friday announced the appointment of veteran UN peacekeeping official Dmitry Titov of Russia to lead a…

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Trump: I’m a ‘very stable genius’

Trump: I’m a ‘very stable genius’ By Daniella Diaz, CNN Updated Jan 6, 2018 Washington (CNN) – President Donald Trump slammed reports questioning his mental stability in a series of tweets Saturday morning, writing he’s a “very stable genius.” “Now that Russian collusion, after one year of intense study, has proven to be a total hoax on the American public, the Democrats and their lapdogs, the Fake News Mainstream Media, are taking out the old…

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Makerere University Hospital Faces Probe Over Fraud

By  URN. The Makerere Visitation Committee says the University’s hospital should be probed for acts of  fraud. This after it discovered irregularities in expenditures and what appeared like inflated bills. The report which was recently handed over to President Museveni said the investigations would help to streamline operations of the University hospital. The committee, set up by President Yoweri Museveni in November 2016, found that the expenditure for laboratory services in 2014/2015 increased more than…

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Nomads given two months ultimatum to vacate Nothern Uganda 

Nomads given two months ultimatum to vacate Nothern Uganda 

Nomads given two months ultimatum to vacate Nothern Uganda In a meeting of all political leaders, security agencies and pastoralists {Baraaro} in Northern Uganda Districts, chaired by the minister of agriculture, animal industry and fisheries, Vincent Bamulangaki Ssempijja at Gulu District headquarters on Friday, it was agreed that a two months ultimatum be given to all illegal pastoralists {Nomads} to vacate Northern Uganda. This followed several complaints from area leaders to the President on nomads…

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