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Its Eid Day tomorrow

Muslims will tomorrow celebrate Eid Elfitri. This has been confirmed by the Director Shariah at the Uganda Muslim Supreme Council Sheik Rajab Kakoza. Meanwhile more and more calls are being resounded for the muslims to maintain all the dos and don’ts of the holy month even after the 30 days of Ramadhan. The Imam of …

Uphold Islamic tenets, Ambassador Delisi

Muslims have been asked to continue to strengthen their faith even after Ramadhan. This is the message from the United States Mission as Muslims prepare to celebrate Eid-al-Fitr tomorrow. In a statement, U.S Ambassador to Uganda, Scott De Lisi says they should continue to uphold the religion’s tenets, including giving to the poor, as well …

Kabaka delivers Eid message

The Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Mutebi II has appealed to Muslims to pray that the problem of corruption is eliminated. In his Eid message to believers, the Kabaka said that corruption is a very big problem that needs divine intervention. He also asked Muslims to continue with the good deeds and love for one another …

African Police Chiefs meet in Entebbe

African police chiefs are asking leaders to form a continental police union to help curb crime. Addressing senior police officers from East and Southern Africa in Entebbe this afternoon, the Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura said without unity the forces cannot achieve much in the fight crime. Gen. Kayihura who is also the …

Passengers stranded at Entebbe Airport

The closure of Kenya’s Jomo Kenyatta airport due to a fire outbreak has affected some flight schedules at Entebbe International Airport. The Civil Aviation Authority says it has suspended flights from Entebbe to Nairobi until the situation at Jomo Kenyatta airport normalizes. The Deputy Public Relations Officer Vianney Luggya says no flights have been diverted …