Minister Warns NRM Colleagues Against Regime Excesses

[Monitor] Luweero -Mr Abdul Nadduli, the Minister without Portfolio warned the leadership of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) to condemn the rising brutality by security forces arguing that such if they keep quiet, such excesses would haun…

[Monitor] Luweero -Mr Abdul Nadduli, the Minister without Portfolio warned the leadership of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) to condemn the rising brutality by security forces arguing that such if they keep quiet, such excesses would haunt their children.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Kamya Is Ferrying 200 KCCA Councillors to Kyankwanzi

[Monitor] The proposal to take councillors of Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) to the National Leadership Institute at Kyankwanzi has kicked up a storm among the political leaders at City Hall.

[Monitor] The proposal to take councillors of Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) to the National Leadership Institute at Kyankwanzi has kicked up a storm among the political leaders at City Hall.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South Africa’s Johnny Clegg Sings, Kicks On Farewell Tour

[ANGOP] Johannesburg -At 64, his pancreatic cancer in remission, South African musician Johnny Clegg kicked high and stomped five consecutive times — the signature move of Zulu war dancing — during a packed Johannesburg concert that he says is one of…

[ANGOP] Johannesburg -At 64, his pancreatic cancer in remission, South African musician Johnny Clegg kicked high and stomped five consecutive times -- the signature move of Zulu war dancing -- during a packed Johannesburg concert that he says is one of his last.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

ADC Endorses PDP Candidate, Oseloka Obaze

[Guardian] The African Democratic Congress (ADC) has endorsed candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Oseloka Obaze, mandating members and supporters to vote for the aspirant in Saturday’s election.

[Guardian] The African Democratic Congress (ADC) has endorsed candidate of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Chief Oseloka Obaze, mandating members and supporters to vote for the aspirant in Saturday's election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

$17 Bn Oil Probe – Reps to Grill DPR Director

[Leadership] The House of Representatives ad hoc committee investigating $17 billion allegedly missing from undeclared crude and Liquefied Natural Gas exports between 2011 and 2014 has threatened to issue a warrant of arrest against the director, Depar…

[Leadership] The House of Representatives ad hoc committee investigating $17 billion allegedly missing from undeclared crude and Liquefied Natural Gas exports between 2011 and 2014 has threatened to issue a warrant of arrest against the director, Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), Mr Mordecai Baba Ladan.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Higher Education Minister to Hear His Fate

[News24Wire] Former deputy minister of higher education and training Mduduzi Manana will hear his fate on Monday when the Randburg Magistrate’s Court is expected to hand down sentence in his assault case.

[News24Wire] Former deputy minister of higher education and training Mduduzi Manana will hear his fate on Monday when the Randburg Magistrate's Court is expected to hand down sentence in his assault case.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cry of Foul Play As Loliondo Land Row Takes Fresh Twist

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -People living around the Loliondo Game reserve are strongly opposing a new boundary set by the government to separate the village areas from the Serengeti National Park (Senapa).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -People living around the Loliondo Game reserve are strongly opposing a new boundary set by the government to separate the village areas from the Serengeti National Park (Senapa).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Moody’s Downgrades Eight Nigerian Banks

[Daily Trust] Moody’s Investors Service (Moody’s) has downgraded to B2 from B1 the long-term local currency deposit and issuer ratings of four Nigerian banks: Access Bank Plc (Access), Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank), United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) …

[Daily Trust] Moody's Investors Service (Moody's) has downgraded to B2 from B1 the long-term local currency deposit and issuer ratings of four Nigerian banks: Access Bank Plc (Access), Guaranty Trust Bank Plc (GTBank), United Bank for Africa Plc (UBA) and Zenith Bank Plc (Zenith) and the long-term local and foreign currency issuer ratings of Bank of Industry, a Nigerian development bank in a report released on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dangote, Lifemate, Four Others Win Big

[Daily Trust] Dangote Industries Limited yesterday won the most consistent indigenous company exhibitor while Lifemate Furnitures was rewarded for its acquisition of large space at this year’s Lagos Trade Fair. At the closing ceremony for the 31st Lago…

[Daily Trust] Dangote Industries Limited yesterday won the most consistent indigenous company exhibitor while Lifemate Furnitures was rewarded for its acquisition of large space at this year's Lagos Trade Fair. At the closing ceremony for the 31st Lagos International Trade Fair in Lagos yesterday, Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) won the outstanding exhibitor while Pavilion of the year goes to China.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria