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Uganda police launch manhunt for 215 escaped prisoners after jailbreak

Authorities in Uganda have launched a manhunt to recapture more than 200 prisoners who escaped from jail after stealing weapons and fled to the north-eastern part of the country.

The jailbreak occurred on Wednesday afternoon, September 16, near the army barracks in the district of Moroto in northeast Uganda.

The country's prison commissioner, Johnson Byabashaija told AFP on Thursday September 16, that the inmates overpowered their guards and escaped with weapons in after a shootout.

"The prisoners seized guns from the armoury at a government prison in Moroto, about 460km from Kampala, before dashing for the cover of nearby mountains," said the commissioner.

Barack Obama announces his new memoir, A Promised Land, will be out in November 2020

Former President Barack Obama's long-awaited presidential memoir is coming this November.

The former US President made the book announcement on Instagram on Thursday morning. He said the book will be released on November 17.

The book is titled "A Promised Land - The Presidential Memoirs, Vol. 1."

Sharing a photo of the book, he wrote: "There’s no feeling like finishing a book, and I’m proud of this one.

"I’ve spent the last few years reflecting on my presidency, and in A Promised Land I’ve tried to provide an honest accounting of my presidential campaign and my time in office: the key events and people who shaped it, my take on what I got right and the mistakes I made, and the political, economic, and cultural forces that my team and I had to confront then—and that as a nation we are grappling with still.

"In the book, I’ve also tried to give readers a sense of the personal journey that Michelle and I went through during those years, with all the incredible hi…

#InspirationalChat with Ghanaian Model and Brand Influencer, Araba Sey. #BeInspired!

This episode of Inspirational Chat brings you an interview with Araba Sey, multiple award-winning model, motivational speaker and young youth mentor.

Queen Elizabeth II to be removed as the Head of State in Barbados come 2021

Barbados has announced its intention to remove the Queen as its head of state and become a republic come 2021.

Neymar and four other players banned over PSG brawl as LFP investigates racism allegations

The LFP Disciplinary Committee in France has revealed punishment for the players involved in the mass brawl that overshadowed Paris Saint-Germain's clash with Marseille last weekend.

“98 New Courts And Judges’ Bungalows Being Built” – President Akufo-Addo

The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Government, through the Administrator of the District Assembly Common Fund, is constructing ninety-eight (98) Courts and bungalows for Judges in all sixteen (16) Regions of the country.