Govt Woos Qatar Tycoons to Invest in Uganda Airlines

[Monitor] Kampala -One of Qatar’s richest men, Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani and other top businessmen in the Gulf, have expressed interest in helping government revive the defunct Uganda Airlines, a national carrier that collapsed nearly two decad…

[Monitor] Kampala -One of Qatar's richest men, Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani and other top businessmen in the Gulf, have expressed interest in helping government revive the defunct Uganda Airlines, a national carrier that collapsed nearly two decades ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Micho Coy On New Cranes Prospects

[Monitor] Fort portal. The aim of Cranes Regional Tour games mooted by Nile Special three years ago is to take the team closer to upcountry fans and as witnessed in Fort Portal on Sunday, it is still a very popular brand.

[Monitor] Fort portal. The aim of Cranes Regional Tour games mooted by Nile Special three years ago is to take the team closer to upcountry fans and as witnessed in Fort Portal on Sunday, it is still a very popular brand.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Taxi Drivers Block Durban Roads

[News24Wire] Minibus taxi operators in Durban and surrounding areas have started blocking busy Durban roads ahead of their protest to Toyota in Prospection, Isipingo later on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Minibus taxi operators in Durban and surrounding areas have started blocking busy Durban roads ahead of their protest to Toyota in Prospection, Isipingo later on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tobacco Kills 7 Million a Year, Wreaks Environmental Havoc – WHO

[Nation] Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco production, distribution and waste.

[Nation] Smoking and other tobacco use kills more than seven million people each year, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, also warning of the dire environmental impact of tobacco production, distribution and waste.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chinese Firms Dial Up Phone Market Rivalry

[Nation] China’s largest smartphone makers have intensified their battle for the Kenyan phone market, eager for a slice of one of the hottest and fastest growing devices outlets in the region.

[Nation] China's largest smartphone makers have intensified their battle for the Kenyan phone market, eager for a slice of one of the hottest and fastest growing devices outlets in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NGOs Call for Peace Ahead of August Polls

[Nation] Non-Governmental Organisations have called for peace during the campaign period as they congratulated presidential candidates cleared by the Independent and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to run for presidency in the August 8 elections.

[Nation] Non-Governmental Organisations have called for peace during the campaign period as they congratulated presidential candidates cleared by the Independent and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to run for presidency in the August 8 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Missing Court Assessors Fled Walusimbi’s Threats – Police

[Monitor] Kampala -A police detective yesterday gave information to the High Court which suggests that the two missing court assessors in the murder case against Baker Walusimbi disappeared after the accused sent them threatening messages to get off th…

[Monitor] Kampala -A police detective yesterday gave information to the High Court which suggests that the two missing court assessors in the murder case against Baker Walusimbi disappeared after the accused sent them threatening messages to get off the trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda