Govt Asked to Draft New Laws to Control Kampala Traffic Jam

[Monitor] Kampala -Urban planners have asked government to formulate urban transport policies that will mitigate the current congestion in Kampala city and neighbouring municipalities.

[Monitor] Kampala -Urban planners have asked government to formulate urban transport policies that will mitigate the current congestion in Kampala city and neighbouring municipalities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Beauty Pageant Births in Ancient Igbo Land

[This Day] The Face of Okpanku Pageant has been announced to hold this Christmas in an ancient town of South Eastern Nigeria. Okpanku is located in the idyllic plains of Enugu East and is comprised of seven Isiama which makes up the town.

[This Day] The Face of Okpanku Pageant has been announced to hold this Christmas in an ancient town of South Eastern Nigeria. Okpanku is located in the idyllic plains of Enugu East and is comprised of seven Isiama which makes up the town.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Priest Advocates for Enactment of New Abortion Law

[CSJNews] With over 141,000 women in Malawi inducing abortions annually mostly through unsafe means, an Anglican Church priest has called for enactment of new abortion law. Below is an article by REV. FR. MARTIN KALIMBE published in the column on Sexua…

[CSJNews] With over 141,000 women in Malawi inducing abortions annually mostly through unsafe means, an Anglican Church priest has called for enactment of new abortion law. Below is an article by REV. FR. MARTIN KALIMBE published in the column on Sexual and Reproductive Health which Centre for Solutions Journalism is running in The Daily Times of Malawi.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Blind People to Get Sewing Machines

[Daily News] TANZANIA Trade Development Authority (TanTrade) plans to establish a plant for producing sewing machines for the blind and visually impaired people to help them participate in industrialisation efforts.

[Daily News] TANZANIA Trade Development Authority (TanTrade) plans to establish a plant for producing sewing machines for the blind and visually impaired people to help them participate in industrialisation efforts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

In the ‘New Zimbabwe’, Will the Looting Continue?

[Daily Maverick] So now that Robert Mugabe is gone, it will all be fine in Zimbabwe soon, right? Well actually, no. Even if the reformist rhetoric of the soldier-saturated cabinet could be taken seriously, how could even the most dedicated and humble c…

[Daily Maverick] So now that Robert Mugabe is gone, it will all be fine in Zimbabwe soon, right? Well actually, no. Even if the reformist rhetoric of the soldier-saturated cabinet could be taken seriously, how could even the most dedicated and humble collection of bureaucrats strip down the well-dressed emperors' accumulation patterns honed by decades of deliberation and calculation? By DAVID MOORE.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tanzania Stunned in EAC Parliamentary Games

[Daily News] THE action-packed East African Community (EAC) 8th Inter-parliamentary Games unfolding at the National Stadium, Uhuru Stadium and the National Indoor Stadium in Dar es Salaam has entered its sixth day as the race for championship escalates.

[Daily News] THE action-packed East African Community (EAC) 8th Inter-parliamentary Games unfolding at the National Stadium, Uhuru Stadium and the National Indoor Stadium in Dar es Salaam has entered its sixth day as the race for championship escalates.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Is Nigeria’s Security Architecture Degenerating Into a House of Cards?

[This Day] Director General of the Directorate of State Security, DSS, Lawal Daura accused the acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, lbrahim Magu of corruption and makes it official by sending his report to both president M…

[This Day] Director General of the Directorate of State Security, DSS, Lawal Daura accused the acting Chairman of Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, lbrahim Magu of corruption and makes it official by sending his report to both president Muhammadu Buhari and the National Assembly (NASS).On account of that damning report, the EFCC boss failed to secure the Senate's confirmation of his appointment.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ganta Methodist Hospital Under Renovation

[Observer] The Ganta United Methodist Hospital (GUMH) is at present undergoing a massive renovation process giving it a face-lift to emerge as one of the best health facilities in the country.

[Observer] The Ganta United Methodist Hospital (GUMH) is at present undergoing a massive renovation process giving it a face-lift to emerge as one of the best health facilities in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia