[EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS] State Funeral For Former Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza

By DailyNewsUG Correspondent, Thousands of Burundians clad in white gathered Friday in the capital Gitega to say a final goodbye to former president Pierre Nkurunziza at a state funeral after his sudden death earlier this month.  The coffin carrying the late president arrived at a stadium in the city, covered in the green, red and white national flag and borne atop a military jeep, as soldiers marched in step alongside it. The funeral convoy was welcomed by a military band after a 60-kilometre (37-mile) journey from the city of Karusi…

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USA & UK Say UN’s Rwanda Resolution ‘Not Representative’ as it Excludes Hutu & Twa

By MOSES K. GAHIGIMore by this Author In statement dated April 20, the US says it is concerned that the changes made in the text narrow the focus of the resolution and fail to fully capture the magnitude of the violence that was committed against other groups. The statement released by the UK, said “Whilst we did not break silence on the text, we would like to express some reservations on the text. We disagree with the framing of the genocide purely as the ‘1994 Genocide against the Tutsi’”. The…

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PICTURED: Russian Nurse Disciplined for Wearing See-through Gown at Hospital – Top Agency offers her Lingerie Modelling Role

By DailyNewsUG Correspondent,The first pictures have emerged showing the nurse disciplined for wearing only underwear beneath her see-through gown at a Russian hospital.Nurse Nadia, 23, has won a wave of support, with demands for her hospital bosses to rescind disciplinary action against her. • Nurse Nadia, 23, was photographed wearing only underwear beneath PPE gown• Images went viral, and hospital bosses have threatened disciplinary action• But colleagues, doctors, and politicians have now rushed to her defence• Head of Miss X lingerie brand has said she wants the nurse to model…

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