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Kanye West Declares He’s Running for President This Year

I am running for president of the United States this year – Kanye West

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American rap star, Kanye West posted a message to his over 29million Twitter followers in which he stated that he was entering the 2020 Presidential race.

“We must now realize the promise of America by trusting God, unifying our vision and building our future,” he wrote, on Saturday, July 4, 2020.

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Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr.’s Girlfriend, Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr.’s Girlfriend, Tests Positive For Coronavirus

Kimberly Guilfoyle, Donald Trump Jr’s girlfriend, has tested positive for coronavirus, according to reports.

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Constitutional Court Dismisses Petition Challenging the sole candidature resolution of The Ruling NRM

Court dismisses suit challenging Museveni’s sole candidature

Court dismisses suit challenging President Museveni’s sole candidature. In a 4-1 ruling, Deputy Chief Justice Alfonse Chigamoy Owiny-Dollo of the Constitutional Court, Thursday, July 2, 2020, dismissed the application by 11 NRM-leaning MPs, arguing that there was nothing constitutional for them to interpret

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Ugandans Stranded In United Kingdom Returning Home

The Ugandan High Commission in London has successfully seen off a total of 92 Ugandan Nationals and legal residents who have been stranded in the UK and Ireland following closure of Entebbe International airport to passenger flights due to the COVID19 pandemic.

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Uganda Unveils Seven New Cities To Discongest Kampala

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The government of Uganda has created seven cities across the East African country in a move to decongest the capital Kampala, the only city created at Independence in 1962.

David Bahati, minister of State for Finance, while speaking to the press said that the creation is in line with the country’s urbanization policy “to end the congestion, sanitation issues and confusion in Kampala.”

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Painting “Black Lives Matter” Is A Symbol Of Hate — Donald Trump

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday said painting “Black Lives Matter” on New York’s Fifth Avenue would be “a symbol of hate” and wind up “denigrating” the street outside of Trump Tower, as he ratcheted up objections to a plan that he suggested the city’s police could stop.

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Ed Henry Sacked From Fox News Over Sexual Misconduct Allegation

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Ed Henry, one of Fox News top news anchors, has been sacked after the network received a complaint last week of sexual harassment from years ago, confirmed Fox News on Wednesday, July, 1, 2020.

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The Diana Awards 2020: Here’s The Full Event

Prince Harry: “My wife said recently “My wife [Meghan] said recently that our generation and the ones before us haven’t done enough to right the wrongs of the past. I too am sorry – sorry that we haven’t got the world to a place you deserve it to be. Institutional racism has no place in our societies, yet it is still endemic. Unconscious bias must be acknowledged without blame  to create a better world for all of you.”

Prince Harry Delivers Fervent Virtual Speech On His Late Mother’s Birthday

The Duke of Sussex has today, July 1, 2020, made an appearance at the first virtual Diana Award ceremony on what would have been his late mother’s 59th birthday. Calling in from Los Angeles, Prince Harry, 35, surprised young changemakers with a congratulatory video message on behalf of him and his brother, Prince William.

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British Teenager Raises Her Voice Out Of The Crowd: “Black Lives Matter”

Zara: Black Lives Matter
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Missouri Couple Points Guns At Protesters

A couple have been filmed standing in front of their house while pointing guns at demonstrators in St Louis, Missouri.

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US MEDIA: Donald Trump Admits He’s Losing His Second Term Bid

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The president has privately come to that grim realization in recent days, multiple people close to him told us, amid a mountain of bad polling and warnings from some of his staunchest allies that he’s on course to be a one-term president.

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“Help Is On The Way”: Declares President Obama At Biden’s first campaign fundraiser

Joe Biden and Barack Obama reunited for the first time in the 2020 election cycle for a grassroots fundraiser on Tuesday, June 23, evening that raised more than $11 million, according to the campaign — the best fundraising event for the former vice president so far.⁣

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex Sign on With A Prestigious Speaking Agency That Also Represents Michelle and Barack Obama

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The Duke and Duchess of Sussex Sign on With A Prestigious Speaking Agency

Prince Harry and his wife, Meghan Markle have signed on with a high-profile agency in the United States for speaking engagements, who represent Michelle and Barack Obama and Hillary and Bill Clinton, Hello! has reported.

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Hollywood Star Lonnie Chavis, 12, Writes Moving Essay on His Experiences With Racism

“This Is Us” actor Lonnie Chavis has written a powerful and emotional essay detailing what it’s like to be black in America in 2020.

Chavis plays young Randall Pearson, an African American boy adopted by a white family who struggles with understanding himself on the NBC series.

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First Lady Melania Trump Reads “All Different Now” By Angela Johnson In Commemoration Of The End Of Slavery And Recognition Of Racism In America

Melania Trump: Today we celebrate #Juneteenth
, the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the end of slavery in the U.S. In honor of today, I would like to share the story “All Different Now” by Angela Johnson, which sheds a light on the first Juneteenth through the eyes of a young girl.

“I Did Something Good: I Made Juneteenth Very Famous” — President Donald Trump

Donald Trump took credit for popularizing Juneteenth, a day commemorating the end of slavery in the United States, citing the backlash over his plans to hold a campaign rally on the holiday amid a national reckoning over racism and police brutality.⁣

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Rev. Al Sharpton: We Were Better But FOR 401 Years You Have Kept Your Knee On Our Neck

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Writer Kimberly L. Jones Video About The Black Lives Matter Protests, Inequality, And Police Brutality Goes Viral

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Washington Governor Jay Inslee Tells Off President Trump

Following days of violent confrontations with protesters, police in Seattle have largely withdrawn from a neighborhood that protesters have transformed into a festival-like scene that has Pres. Trump fuming. Take back your city NOW. If you don’t do it, I will,” Trump tweeted.

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Trevor Noah Contextualizes Black Lives Matter Protests In The Most Philosophical Way Ever

Trevor Noah Explains Race Relations In America

Twitter Adds Warning Label to Donald Trump’s Tweet About ‘Shooting’ Protesters in Minneapolis, Saying It Glorifies Violence — Variety

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Just hours after President Donald Trump issued an executive order seeking to strip legal protections from social-media companies that “censor” speech, Twitter early Friday applied another a warning label to one of Trump’s tweets — with the company saying his post about unrest in Minneapolis violated its policy banning content that glorifies violence. Trump, in…

Twitter Adds Warning Label to Donald Trump’s Tweet About ‘Shooting’ Protesters in Minneapolis, Saying It Glorifies Violence — Variety

President Trump Signs New Travel-ban Directive – BBC

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The White House releases an image of Mr Trump signing the new executive order

President Donald Trump has signed a new executive order placing a 90-day ban on people from six mainly Muslim nations.

Iraq – which was covered in the previous seven-nation order – has been removed from the new one after agreeing additional visa vetting measures.

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Oprah Hints She Could Run Against Trump In 2020

For years she ran the most popular Talk Shows on TV but the question always lingered whether “Queen of Talk” would ever run for the highest elected office in America!

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Serena Williams Regains Number One Ranking After Australian Open 2017 Win

“Congratulations, Serena on number 23,” said Venus, who at 36 is the oldest Australian Open finalist in the Open era.

Serena Williams beat sister, Venus in straight sets to win her seventh Australian Open and an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam singles title.

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Judge Overturns President Trump’s Refugee Order

U.S. District Court Judge Ann Donnelly ruled in favor of a habeas corpus petition filed by the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) on behalf of two Iraqi men who were detained at John F. Kennedy International Airport on Friday after Trump signed his order.

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Britain Pats On The Back Of Its Patriotic Citizens In New Year Honours

Andy Murray is an internationally acclaimed tennis player who won Wimbledon and Olympic titles in 2016, both for the second time. He became world number one, and was named BBC Sports Personality of the Year for a record third time.

Murray is actually one among a total of 1,197 people that were on Friday, December 30, 2016 recognized for their achievements in the New Year Honors list.

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The 2017 Africa Cup Of Nations Is Imminent & Uganda, At 65th FIFA Ranking Is The Most Highly-Ranked…

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Uganda Cranes Supporters chanting slogans

It is exactly 16 days to the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations, known as the Total Africa Cup of Nations, Gabon 2017. It is scheduled to be the 31st edition of the Africa Cup of Nations.

The draw for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations tournament, made on Wednesday, October 19 and the fixtures were downright stunning: Continue reading The 2017 Africa Cup Of Nations Is Imminent & Uganda, At 65th FIFA Ranking Is The Most Highly-Ranked…

Hero Dog Saves American Girl from Rape

Today, Apollo, a 5-month-old pit bull puppy is savoring a lot of love from almost everyone, after saving his owner’s girlfriend from a horrendous sexual abuse. Continue reading Hero Dog Saves American Girl from Rape

Veteran Journalist Patrick Luwandagga Dies At 61

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RIP: Andrew Patrick Luwandagga

UBC Spokesperson, Rafsanjan Abbey Tatya confirmed the news of his death this morning describing it as a great blow to the company and Uganda’s sports fraternity Continue reading Veteran Journalist Patrick Luwandagga Dies At 61