Monthly Archives: April 2019

Uganda: Opposition Politician Bobi Wine Under ‘Preventative’ House Arrest

Police in Uganda say they have placed the opposition politician Bobi Wine under “preventative arrest” in his house in the capital, Kampala. A police spokesman said the singer planned to disrupt public order, and officers would stay put outside his home until further notice. The MP, whose real name is Robert Kyagulanyi, was taken into police custody on Monday, when

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Kenya: Guns Stolen From Police Station While Officers Watched UCL

Thieves took advantage of Champions League Football on TV, to steal guns from an unmanned police station in Kenya. Officers shut down their post in the western county of Nandi, to go and watch Barcelona beat Manchester United on Tuesday night. While they were distracted by the game on screens at a nearby shopping mall, burglars broke into the post

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Hurray! Lagos Third Mainland Bridge Is Very Safe

So for some days now, viral videos of the Third Mainland bridge in Lagos shaking were circulated all over. This created a huge panic amongst regular users of the bridge, as most of them swore never to use it. Others have simply diverted to other alternative routes to the Island, and the result has been heavy traffic in these routes.

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