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BEHIND BARS: Ivan R. Mugisha has been arrested by the authorities in Rwanda. He is a correspondent of The Nation-Media owned The East African in Kigali

BEHIND BARS: Ivan R. Mugisha has been arrested by the authorities in Rwanda. He is a correspondent of The Nation-Media owned The East African in Kigali

A Suspected bomb explosion ripped a hole in the cabin of the Daallo Airlines flight to Djibouti forcing it to land in Mogadishu from where it had departed Tuesday night

A Suspected bomb explosion ripped a hole in the cabin of the Daallo Airlines flight to Djibouti forcing it to land in Mogadishu from where it had departed Tuesday night.

Resident of Bujumbura flee from one of the scene of the grenade attacks that injured eight

Residents of Bujumbura flee from one of the scenes of the grenade attacks that injured eight Wednesday afternoon

A suspect in the Bujumbura grenade explosions being apprehended by the police

A suspect in the Bujumbura grenade explosions being apprehended by the police.

EMBATTLED: Renegade  Ugandan general David Sejusa aka Tinyefuza wipe sweat from his face as he answered charges at a military court in the capital Kampala. General Sejusa has been remanded to the country's maximum sec. prison. He faces charges related to the violation of the military code of conduct.

EMBATTLED: Renegade Ugandan general David Sejusa aka Tinyefuza wipe sweat from his face as he answered charges at a military court in the capital Kampala. General Sejusa has been remanded to the country’s maximum sec. prison. He faces charges related to the violation of the military code of conduct.