Monthly Archives: June 2018

THERE WAS CHAOS AND DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY AS THE BODY OF THE SLAIN FORMER ARUA MUNICIPALITY MP IBRAHIM ABILIGA ARRIVED IN ARUA.

The body of the late Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiliga, which was airlifted from Kololo Kampala after Parliament paid tribute to the fallen legislator, arrived in Arua in the evening. There were crowds of mourners who thronged the airfiled in Arua to receive the body. However, as the ambulance transporting the body to the home snaked...
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Museveni vows to eliminate assassins of Ugandan MP

Police in Uganda fired teargas to disperse mourners at the home of a legislator who was gunned down on the outskirts of the capital Kampala on Friday evening. Ibrahim Abiriga was a member of parliament representing Arua Municipality in Northern Uganda. He was a controversial figure on the national scene having championed the lifting of the...
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Italy’s Matteo Salvini shuts ports to migrant rescue ship

A rescue vessel carrying 629 migrants is stranded in the Mediterranean after Italy's new interior minister refused permission for it to dock. Matteo Salvini, leader of the right-wing League, said Malta should accept the Aquarius but he was rejected. Malta says the German charity SOS Méditerranée picked up the migrants in Libyan waters, which means they fall...
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