As Public Land Inventory Vanishes, First Signs of a Land Crisis Are Here

[Monitor] The old man’s compound was tightly packed under white tents with his family and friends who had come to pay their respects seven years after his demise. As the tributes wound up, his brother slowly rose up to speak in Rukiga. He spoke slowly,…

[Monitor] The old man's compound was tightly packed under white tents with his family and friends who had come to pay their respects seven years after his demise. As the tributes wound up, his brother slowly rose up to speak in Rukiga. He spoke slowly, uncharacteristic of how fast the Bakiga brethren go about their business.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rwanda Trade Fair Has Become an Investor Magnet, Industry Says

[New Times] Over the last 20 years, Rwanda International Trade Fair has grown by leaps and bounds becoming a strategic platform through which major businesses from around the world have penetrated the Rwandan market.

[New Times] Over the last 20 years, Rwanda International Trade Fair has grown by leaps and bounds becoming a strategic platform through which major businesses from around the world have penetrated the Rwandan market.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Woman Sangoma Executed, Another Wounded, Dumped Off Cliff

[News24Wire] A 54-year-old female sangoma, shot and left for dead in East London, crawled up a cliff she had been thrown from onto the main road in search of help, while her friend lay dead in the bushes below.

[News24Wire] A 54-year-old female sangoma, shot and left for dead in East London, crawled up a cliff she had been thrown from onto the main road in search of help, while her friend lay dead in the bushes below.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Medicine Prices Soar in West Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Murnei -A sheikh of Murnei camp for the displaced in West Darfur has appealed to the the Ministry of Health to intervene as medicines are becoming unaffordable.

[Radio Dabanga] Murnei -A sheikh of Murnei camp for the displaced in West Darfur has appealed to the the Ministry of Health to intervene as medicines are becoming unaffordable.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Rwandan Golfers Set for East African Challenge

[New Times] Rwandan golfers are looking to shine at the 19th edition of the annual East African Golf Challenge, which tees-off today at the 18-hole Gymkhana golf course in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

[New Times] Rwandan golfers are looking to shine at the 19th edition of the annual East African Golf Challenge, which tees-off today at the 18-hole Gymkhana golf course in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Khartoum Bread Shortage Into Second Week

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Dozens of bakeries across the Sudanese capital of Khartoum have been forced to close, as the flour shortage in the city enters its second week with no respite in sight.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Dozens of bakeries across the Sudanese capital of Khartoum have been forced to close, as the flour shortage in the city enters its second week with no respite in sight.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ogun Traditional Rulers Vow to Use Spiritual Means to Find Killers of Colleague

[Premium Times] The Ogun State Council of Traditional Rulers on Wednesday said it would employ spiritual means to bring to justice the killers of its member in Yewa area of the state.

[Premium Times] The Ogun State Council of Traditional Rulers on Wednesday said it would employ spiritual means to bring to justice the killers of its member in Yewa area of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

RwandAir to Open More Routes in West Africa Next Month – CEO

[New Times] RwandAir, the national carrier, will start plying new routes to three West African cities at the end of September, officials have said. The three weekly flights to Conakry in Guinea, Bamako, Mali and Senegalese capital Dakar will be connect…

[New Times] RwandAir, the national carrier, will start plying new routes to three West African cities at the end of September, officials have said. The three weekly flights to Conakry in Guinea, Bamako, Mali and Senegalese capital Dakar will be connected via the airline's new hub in Cotonou, Benin, according to Chance Ndagano, the acting chief executive officer of RwandAir.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Flood Havoc Across Sudan

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Heavy downpours followed by flash floods have wreaked havoc across Sudan. Camps for the displaced have been hit exceptionally hard. The Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources has warned people to be cautious.

[Radio Dabanga] Sudan -Heavy downpours followed by flash floods have wreaked havoc across Sudan. Camps for the displaced have been hit exceptionally hard. The Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources has warned people to be cautious.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan