No explanation has been given for the shut downs but they coincide with nationwide exams.Read more
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Football Writer, France
Nigeria coach Gernot Rohr downplays his team's chances of winning a fourth title at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt which kicks off on Friday.Read more
Why are some couples are having multiple weddings? Leah and Echina explain why they did.
Follow 34-year-old Mariam Namukasa on her journey through the Miss Curvy Uganda 2019 pageant.
Social media profiles have been turning blue in tribute to Mohammad Mattar who was shot dead during protests in Sudan.