Ugandan Vipers shock Enyimba in Kampala

Uganda champions, Vipers SC, on Friday defeated Enyimba of Nigeria 1-0 in a CAF Champions League preliminary round first leg match played in Kampala. The Ugandans, who were without star striker, Farouk Miya who has moved to Belgian club Standard Liege, netted the match winner in the second half after a goalless first 45 minutes, africanFootball.com reports. The return leg match will be played in Port Harcourt, Rivers State, on February 28. ...

Google Street View goes live in Kampala

Google Street View has made its first foray into Uganda, a beautiful country in East Africa. Uganda is a delight for tourists of all kinds and it boasts a rich wildlife. Kampala, the capital city of Uganda, calls herself ‘The Happy City’ because it displays a great mix of the fast growing economy, and Uganda’s amazing cultural heritage. Google Street View has been one of the cool ways to tour around the world without leaving your couch or wherever you are. It extends from taking virtual tours around cities, exploring landmarks and it is definitely a fun tool. In Africa, Google has not extensively used their gear that includes cars with 360 degree cameras to map certain areas like major towns and post them on Street View. Google recently partnered with the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Samburu National Reserve, Lewa Wildlife Conservancy and Save the elephants to map Samburu National Reserve in Kenya. Google has announced...