‘Knowledge Based Economy Possible’

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -With government determined to diversify the economy from dependence on minerals to a knowledge-based economy, this may not be a far fetched dream with the Information Communication Technology (ICT) skills available.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -With government determined to diversify the economy from dependence on minerals to a knowledge-based economy, this may not be a far fetched dream with the Information Communication Technology (ICT) skills available.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Uganda Christian University to Build New Kampala Campus

[Observer] First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports Janet Museveni has hailed Uganda Christian University (UCU) for producing quality graduates and shunning students’ strikes.

[Observer] First Lady and Minister of Education and Sports Janet Museveni has hailed Uganda Christian University (UCU) for producing quality graduates and shunning students' strikes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Team Zimbabwe Edge Vultures

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana rugby senior team (Vultures) started preparations for the Africa Cup division 1B tournament on a shaky footing, going down 20-19 to Zimbabwe in an international friendly on May 27.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana rugby senior team (Vultures) started preparations for the Africa Cup division 1B tournament on a shaky footing, going down 20-19 to Zimbabwe in an international friendly on May 27.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Govt to Mengo – Back Off State House Land

[Observer] A report submitted by the lands ministry to President Museveni about 10 days ago says Buganda kingdom has no right to the 4.4 acres of State House land that it had sought to claim.

[Observer] A report submitted by the lands ministry to President Museveni about 10 days ago says Buganda kingdom has no right to the 4.4 acres of State House land that it had sought to claim.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sprinter Thebe Impresses While Sibanda Pulls Out

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana’s 400 metres sprinter, Baboloki Thebe finished on position two at the Eugene Diamond League meeting staged at Hayward Field Stadium on May 27.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Botswana's 400 metres sprinter, Baboloki Thebe finished on position two at the Eugene Diamond League meeting staged at Hayward Field Stadium on May 27.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Foreign Minister Receives Message From UN Secretary General

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Foreign Affairs, professor Ibrahim Ghandour has received a message from the UN Secretary General Ant?nio Guterres in which the UN leader commended the efforts exerted by the Sudan to alleviate the suffering of the south…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Foreign Affairs, professor Ibrahim Ghandour has received a message from the UN Secretary General Ant?nio Guterres in which the UN leader commended the efforts exerted by the Sudan to alleviate the suffering of the southern Sudanese.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Abu Najma Receives the Niger Ruling Party Assistant Secretary General

[SNA] Khartoum -The Acting Deputy President of the National Congress Party, Dr. Intisar Abu Najma on Sunday received the visiting Assistant Secretary General of the ruling party in Niger, Abul Gassim Andatou, and the accompanying delegation who are cur…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Acting Deputy President of the National Congress Party, Dr. Intisar Abu Najma on Sunday received the visiting Assistant Secretary General of the ruling party in Niger, Abul Gassim Andatou, and the accompanying delegation who are currently on a visit to the country for coordination with the secretariat General of the African Political parties council on the upcoming media for7um set to take place in Niger, coming June.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Uganda, Tanzania Sign Pipeline Deal

[Observer] Uganda’s push to have first oil by 2020 now looks more viable after it inked an intergovernmental agreement with the United Republic of Tanzania, paving the way for the construction of the crude oil pipeline.

[Observer] Uganda's push to have first oil by 2020 now looks more viable after it inked an intergovernmental agreement with the United Republic of Tanzania, paving the way for the construction of the crude oil pipeline.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ddumba-Ssentamu Speaks On His Chaotic 5 Years As Makerere Vice Chancellor

[Observer] During a tumultuous five-year term as vice chancellor of Makerere University, PROF JOHN DDUMBA-SSENTAMU has put down at least two strikes in a semester by either students or lecturers. The chaos peaked with the closure of the university last…

[Observer] During a tumultuous five-year term as vice chancellor of Makerere University, PROF JOHN DDUMBA-SSENTAMU has put down at least two strikes in a semester by either students or lecturers. The chaos peaked with the closure of the university last year by President Museveni who later set up a probe team to look into the persistent unrest at Uganda's oldest university. After an exhausting first term, which ends on August 31, Prof Ddumba-Sentamu has not offered himself for re-election for a second term. Baker Batt

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