Long Wait for Case Against Electionl Boycott

[Nation] Pokot South MP David Pkosing may have to wait longer before the Supreme Court hears and determines the case in which he seeks to have the Nasa boycott of the repeat presidential poll declared illegal.

[Nation] Pokot South MP David Pkosing may have to wait longer before the Supreme Court hears and determines the case in which he seeks to have the Nasa boycott of the repeat presidential poll declared illegal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why the World Should Worry About Diabetes

[Leadership] It is believed that as at 2014, an estimated 422 million adults were living with diabetes, compared to 108 million in 1980. If the epidemic of ‘Diabetes’ were a country, it would come in at third place in terms of population, behind only C…

[Leadership] It is believed that as at 2014, an estimated 422 million adults were living with diabetes, compared to 108 million in 1980. If the epidemic of 'Diabetes' were a country, it would come in at third place in terms of population, behind only China and India. The global prevalence of diabetes has nearly doubled since 1980, rising from 4.7 per cent to 8.5 per cent in the adult population. This reflects an increase in associated risk factors such as being overweight or obese. Over the past decade, diabetes preval

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mugabe’s Party Responds to Army Chief’s ‘Treasonous’ Statements

[The Herald] Zanu PF yesterday described as “treasonous” statements by Zimbabwe Defence Forces Commander General Constantino Chiwenga that the military will not hesitate to take corrective measures when they felt the gains of the liberation struggle we…

[The Herald] Zanu PF yesterday described as "treasonous" statements by Zimbabwe Defence Forces Commander General Constantino Chiwenga that the military will not hesitate to take corrective measures when they felt the gains of the liberation struggle were under threat. The revolutionary party's national spokesperson, Cde Simon Khaya Moyo, said Gen Chiwenga's utterances were meant to incite insurrection and violent challenge to the constitutional order. Cde Khaya Moyo said Gen Chiwenga's utterances did not represent the

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Court to Hear President Bashir Arrest Case

[Monitor] Kampala -The International Crimes Division of the High Court (ICD) will Wednesday hear an application aimed at arresting Sudan President Omar Hassan Ahmad Al- Bashir if he ever sets foot on Uganda soil again.

[Monitor] Kampala -The International Crimes Division of the High Court (ICD) will Wednesday hear an application aimed at arresting Sudan President Omar Hassan Ahmad Al- Bashir if he ever sets foot on Uganda soil again.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Police Launch Road Safety Drive

[New Times] The Government is reviewing laws on road safety to toughen penalties against traffic offenders whose behaviour continue to cause fatal accidents, the State Minister for Transport, Eng. Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye, has said.

[New Times] The Government is reviewing laws on road safety to toughen penalties against traffic offenders whose behaviour continue to cause fatal accidents, the State Minister for Transport, Eng. Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

U.S.$50 Million Invested in Renewable Energy

[New Times] Rwanda’s energy rollout efforts received a boost yesterday following the operationalisation of $50 million to catalyse private sector’s investment in off-grid energy solutions.

[New Times] Rwanda's energy rollout efforts received a boost yesterday following the operationalisation of $50 million to catalyse private sector's investment in off-grid energy solutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Cabinet Team, Doctors Meet Over Strike Today

[Monitor] Kampala -A multi-sectoral subcommittee of Cabinet established to review demands of striking doctors and persuade them to return to work is set to meet today with leaders of Uganda Medical Association (UMA) to try and break the deadlock.

[Monitor] Kampala -A multi-sectoral subcommittee of Cabinet established to review demands of striking doctors and persuade them to return to work is set to meet today with leaders of Uganda Medical Association (UMA) to try and break the deadlock.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda