Category : World News

by Staff - 3 months ago

Former Saint Lucia Diplomat Eyes Castries Central Seat

Former Saint Lucia diplomat, Peter Lansiquot, has declared that he has political ambitions and has his eyes set on the Castries Central seat. He says he is “very interested”in becoming the candidate for Castries Central for the Saint Luci...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Driver Injured After Truck Goes Out Of Control

The driver of a truck was injured when the vehicle went out of control and plunged over a precipice about 4:45 p.m. Wednesday, emergency officials have confirmed. The Saint Lucia Fire Service (SLFS) reported that the accident occurred near the Barre...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Gunshot Victim Speaks

Gunshot victim, Maria Willie, has been recounting the events that resulted in her being rushed to hospital Saturday night nursing a gunshot wound. Willie, alias ‘Ti Willie’,  told St Lucia Times that she was sitting on a step in Trou Roug...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Uganda is 7th Most Visited Country in Africa By Tourists

By Staff Writer 2018 was a good year for tourism in Uganda. The country was able to beat off some of Africa’s heavyweights such as Tanzania, Ethiopia and Rwanda. Despite Ethiopia having the most successful airline, it didn’t make it to th...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Blogger Ashburg Katto cautioned by UCC over live broadcasting

By Staff Writer City blogger Ashburg Katto has been cautioned by Uganda Communications commission over live Broadcasting. This after his viral Facebook live video on Monday broadcast while he was running away from Police in the Bobi Wine saga in Busa...

by Staff - 3 months ago

“I Am Not A Politician!”

Outspoken Saint Lucia religious leader, Seth Ampadu, has defended his comments about a recent incident in parliament, declaring that he is not a politician. Ampadu, who is the Superintendent Minister of Saint Lucia’s Methodist Church, had descr...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Kim Jong-Un In Russia For Vladimir Putin Summit

BBC News:-North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has arrived in the far east of Russia for a summit with President Vladimir Putin. Mr Kim arrived in the Pacific Coast city of Vladivostok for his first talks with the Russian president by train. He was welcom...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Feffe Bussi lights up Rave Night at Wave Lounge

By Our Reporter Luga-flow rapper Feffe Bussi was the star attraction as the “Rave Night” returned for yet another edition at Wave Lounge last Saturday. Unlike previous editions, this was a special one as it marked the first anniversary o...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Blogger Ashburg Katto Arrested For Media Misuse

By Staff Writer Today, Uganda Communications Commission arrested Ashburg Katto, one of Bobi Wine’s social media henchmen. Katto who made news this week for his narrow escape during the foiled Busabala press conference, is being accused of socia...

by Staff - 3 months ago

IS Claims Sri Lanka Blasts

COLOMBO, (Reuters): – Islamic State claimed responsibility yesterday for the bomb attacks in Sri Lanka that killed 321 people in what officials believe was retaliation for assaults on mosques in New Zealand. The claim, issued through the group’s AMAQ...

by Staff - 3 months ago

Airtel recognizes budding “internet hustlers”

Pius Enywaru, the founder of Fastlane Media got awarded UGX5,000,000 for having the Most Internet-driven Hustle. By Our Reporter Airtel Uganda has marked the end of the inaugural season of their testimonial digital series – ‘My Hustle’. The season fi...