EALA to Hold Plenary in Kampala

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) is scheduled to resume business next week by holding its Plenary Session in Kampala, Uganda. The Plenary from January 22nd 2018, through to February 9, 2018, is the second me…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) is scheduled to resume business next week by holding its Plenary Session in Kampala, Uganda. The Plenary from January 22nd 2018, through to February 9, 2018, is the second meeting of the First Session of the 4th Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Patience Jonathan’s Property Demolished in Abuja

[Vanguard] Abuja -A property allegedly belonging to the former first lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, was, yesterday, demolished by Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Development Control Department.

[Vanguard] Abuja -A property allegedly belonging to the former first lady, Mrs Patience Jonathan, was, yesterday, demolished by Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Development Control Department.

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How Biafran Women Stripped Naked, Protesting Against Restructuring of Nigeria

[Vanguard] The emergence of female members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, who disrupted last Thursday’s meeting of Southern and Middle Belt leaders in Enugu has brought a new dimension to the separatist agitation by thousands of Igbo youths …

[Vanguard] The emergence of female members of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, who disrupted last Thursday's meeting of Southern and Middle Belt leaders in Enugu has brought a new dimension to the separatist agitation by thousands of Igbo youths who feel frustrated about the way their country is being run. The Director- General of South East Governors' Forum, Professor Uchenna Ortuanya, who reacted to the emergence of the Biafran women, described the situation as a serious security issue and wondered how securi

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Africa Might Be a ‘Shithole’ but We Love It Here!

[Observer] The United States of America president, Donald Trump, kicked up a shit storm when he allegedly described African countries (along with Haiti and El Salvador) as a shithole.

[Observer] The United States of America president, Donald Trump, kicked up a shit storm when he allegedly described African countries (along with Haiti and El Salvador) as a shithole.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

After Meat and Fish, Let’s Now Go for Tainted Fuel

[Observer] Last week opened pretty much with the unsettling news of the arrest of butchers, accused of lacing meat, fish and chicken with shelf-life-prolonging chemicals – and ended with the conviction and sentencing of six people to eight months in jail.

[Observer] Last week opened pretty much with the unsettling news of the arrest of butchers, accused of lacing meat, fish and chicken with shelf-life-prolonging chemicals - and ended with the conviction and sentencing of six people to eight months in jail.

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How Chemicals Get to Your Plate

[Observer] Last week’s crackdown on butchers and fishmongers accused of dousing their meats in inorganic salts and formalin, a preservative for dead bodies, to expand the meat’s shelf life, has resurrected old questions about poor regulatory controls o…

[Observer] Last week's crackdown on butchers and fishmongers accused of dousing their meats in inorganic salts and formalin, a preservative for dead bodies, to expand the meat's shelf life, has resurrected old questions about poor regulatory controls of farm produce.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Museveni Meets Doctor Kidnapped by Rebels

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has met Dr Pierre Perrin, a former medic with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) who was once kidnapped by the National Resistance Army (NRA) rebel outfit during the bush was in 1984.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has met Dr Pierre Perrin, a former medic with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) who was once kidnapped by the National Resistance Army (NRA) rebel outfit during the bush was in 1984.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda