University Student Dies After Setting His House On Fire

[Monitor] Entebbe -Residents of Lyamutunde village, Mpala Zone in Katabi Town Council, near Entebbe are in shock after their neighbour, a 23-year-old Nkumba University finalist identified as Ivan Ngobi, who allegedly set his house on fire on Saturday, …

[Monitor] Entebbe -Residents of Lyamutunde village, Mpala Zone in Katabi Town Council, near Entebbe are in shock after their neighbour, a 23-year-old Nkumba University finalist identified as Ivan Ngobi, who allegedly set his house on fire on Saturday, died two days later.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Boko Haram Suspects Deserve Fair Trials

[allAfrica] Lagos -As I waited at Nigeria’s Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos, watching bags of various colors and shapes tumble onto the carousel, I cast a glance around the airport. It always feels good to be back in the city that was my home for ove…

[allAfrica] Lagos -As I waited at Nigeria's Murtala Mohammed Airport in Lagos, watching bags of various colors and shapes tumble onto the carousel, I cast a glance around the airport. It always feels good to be back in the city that was my home for over 20 years. Nearby were four men I believed were airport officials from the ID cards on lanyards around their necks. They were talking animatedly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vote for President Kenyatta, Nairobi Jubilee MCAs Urge Voters

[Nation] Nairobi Members of County Assembly (MCAs) allied to the Jubilee Party have asked voters in the county to turn out in large numbers and vote for President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday.

[Nation] Nairobi Members of County Assembly (MCAs) allied to the Jubilee Party have asked voters in the county to turn out in large numbers and vote for President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

RwandAir’s Direct Flights to London Unlock New Opportunities

[New Times] I must confess that the starting of RwandAir’s direct flights to London last May so excited me that I can no longer keep it to myself. The journey that used to take nearly two days, traversing two or more countries depending on which route …

[New Times] I must confess that the starting of RwandAir's direct flights to London last May so excited me that I can no longer keep it to myself. The journey that used to take nearly two days, traversing two or more countries depending on which route one took; now it takes just hours. You may not begin to understand the sigh of relief breathed by those who used to go through this hassle. I'm a keen follower of Rwanda's interaction with other nations on the global stage, but whatever happens between Rwanda and UK is o

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Igara West NRM Youth Disown MP Magyezi

[Monitor] Igara West Member of Parliament, Mr Raphael Magyezi, who is behind the controversial move to lift the presidential age limit, has been disowned by the area National Resistance Movement Youth League Chairperson, Mr Bukuri Kakooza over the Cons…

[Monitor] Igara West Member of Parliament, Mr Raphael Magyezi, who is behind the controversial move to lift the presidential age limit, has been disowned by the area National Resistance Movement Youth League Chairperson, Mr Bukuri Kakooza over the Constitution Amendment Bill 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Cape Town Not Required to Provide Uninterrupted Supply of Water’

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town is not required to provide “an uninterrupted supply” of water to residents, mayoral committee member Water and Waste Services Xanthea Limberg said.

[News24Wire] The City of Cape Town is not required to provide "an uninterrupted supply" of water to residents, mayoral committee member Water and Waste Services Xanthea Limberg said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa