Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Resigns Amid Unrest -| Spur Magazine
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Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Resigns Amid Unrest

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned today in a televised statement following heavy and violent protests against the government since 2015. He resigned from both the position of prime minister and being chairman of the ruling party just a few hours after the president of South Africa, Jacob Zuma resigned. The resignation was first reported […]

Former MTN Group Chairman Becomes South African President | Spur Magazine
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Former MTN Group Chairman Becomes South African President

Cyril Ramaphosa was elected as the new fifth president of South Africa after apartheid by their parliament on Thursday, 15th February, 2018 after the African National Congress (ANC) forced former president, Jacob Zuma to resign. Jacob Zuma resigned on Wednesday night on live television with a sad moving speech about how he wanted to do […]

Jacob Zuma Resigns as South African President - Spur Magazine
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Jacob Zuma Resigns as South African President

President Jacob Zuma resigned on Wednesday, 14th February, 2018 at night following pressure from his political party, the African National Congress (ANC). He first refused to step down and asked his party to tell him what he had done wrong, but the party scheduled a vote of no confidence in parliament which would have humiliated […]

Indonesian Cities Ban Valentines Day | Spur Magazine
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Indonesian Cities Ban Valentines Day

Valentine’s Day was banned in some Indonesian cities Wednesday (Feb 14) as police rounded up amorous couples, giving the official kiss-off to a tradition which critics say does not deserve any love in the Muslim-majority nation. The prohibitions come amid concerns that traditionally tolerant Indonesia is taking a sharp fundamentalist turn, by pushing to make […]

Sevo Advises Young Girls to Have Only Four Children - Spur Magazine
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Sevo Advises Young Girls to Have Only Four Children

President Yoweri Museveni has advised young girls in the country to limit themselves by producing only four children who are easier to manage in the current economy. “You young girls, don’t produce more than four children, it will weaken your bodies and many children are not easy to manage and nurture,” Museveni said on Friday […]

Goodlyfe Star Mowzey Radio Dies at 33 - Spur Magazine
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Goodlyfe Star: Mowzey Radio Dies at 33

Mowzey Radio aka Moses Ssekibogo of the Goodlyfe Crew died today morning at Case clinic after spending some days there undergoing treatment. According to reports, the death was announced this morning by the musician’s promoter Balaam Barugarhara on his Facebook wall. Radio was receiving treatment at Case clinic for serious injuries he sustained during a […]

A Uganda's Fuel Prices High because of Government? - Spur Magazine
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Are Uganda’s Fuel Prices High because of Government?

Uganda is going through a tough time at the moment with fuel prices continuing to rise as the most of the drivers around Kampala are scouting everywhere for cheaper petrol. Some have resorted to blaming the Ugandan government for mismanagement and poor planning which has led the country into another sink hole. Right now petrol […]

Man Attacks ATM for Giving Him More Money - Spur Magazine
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Man Attacks ATM for Giving Him More Money

Some people dream of an ATM offering up extra money, but it appears not everyone feels that way. A man from Merritt Island, Fla. was charged with criminal mischief for allegedly attacking a Wells Fargo ATM in Cocoa, Fla. after the machine gave him “too much money,” according to Florida Today. Michael Joseph Oleksik, 23, […]

Keturah Kamugasa Passes On - Spur Magazine
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Keturah Kamugasa Passes On

Lydia Keturah Kamugasa, the head of magazines and editor of Flair Magazine at the New Vision passed on today at around 3:30pm at International Hospital Kampala. Lydia had been admitted since last weekend at IHK where she was undergoing treatment. The fashion guru’s passing came as shock to many today as they couldn’t believe she […]

Barbara Kimbugwe, Former Miss UG Hospitalised - Spur Magazine
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Barbara Kimbugwe: Former Miss UG Hospitalised

Barbara Kimbugwe, the former Miss Uganda for 2004-2005 has been hospitalised after she suffered what reports claim was a serious heart attack. According to reports, she was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital after she suffered an heart attack that left her entire body totally motionless. Barbara is the current president of Kimbra Foundation, a […]