Journalists Charged in Defamation Case By Kayihura

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Two Journalists from the Investigator Online Publication have been charged before the Kampala City Hall Magistrate Court with libel and offensive communication against the Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Two Journalists from the Investigator Online Publication have been charged before the Kampala City Hall Magistrate Court with libel and offensive communication against the Inspector General of Police General Kale Kayihura.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

School Children Head to Court for School Transport

[News24Wire] Pupils from 12 schools in KwaZulu-Natal – who brave the weather and crime on their long walk to school every day – will pack into the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday morning to support their lawyers who will argue t…

[News24Wire] Pupils from 12 schools in KwaZulu-Natal - who brave the weather and crime on their long walk to school every day - will pack into the KwaZulu-Natal High Court in Pietermaritzburg on Tuesday morning to support their lawyers who will argue that the provincial government must provide transport for them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

China Offers Uganda $30m to Support Customs Modernisation

[Independent (Kampala)] The Government of the People’s Republic of China has agreed to support Uganda’s customs modernization project with a grant worth $30m( RMB 200,000,000).

[Independent (Kampala)] The Government of the People's Republic of China has agreed to support Uganda's customs modernization project with a grant worth $30m( RMB 200,000,000).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Education Minister Warns Contractors Off Schoolgirls

[Observer] In 2015, the World Bank cancelled its $265m (about Shs 954bn) funding for construction of a major road after allegations made rounds that contractors were sexually targeting schoolgirls.

[Observer] In 2015, the World Bank cancelled its $265m (about Shs 954bn) funding for construction of a major road after allegations made rounds that contractors were sexually targeting schoolgirls.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

World Champion Wayde Van Niekerk Nominated for World Athlete 2017

[News24Wire] Wayde van Niekerk is in line for another prestigious accolade, it was revealed on Monday, after the 400m world champion was shortlisted as a finalist for the 2017 IAAF World Athlete of the Year Awards to be held later this month.

[News24Wire] Wayde van Niekerk is in line for another prestigious accolade, it was revealed on Monday, after the 400m world champion was shortlisted as a finalist for the 2017 IAAF World Athlete of the Year Awards to be held later this month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Soccer – Championship’s Winner Coach Quits

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Bosnian Dragan Jovic who coached the two-time winner of the national first division football championship, 1º de Agosto, has decided to quit the club for health reasons.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Bosnian Dragan Jovic who coached the two-time winner of the national first division football championship, 1º de Agosto, has decided to quit the club for health reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola