Boris Invites Museveni to UK Summit On Somalia

[Monitor] Entebbe -President Museveni, is on May 11 scheduled to travel to London to attend a high level conference organised to drum up support and humanitarian assistance for the war ravaged Somalia.

[Monitor] Entebbe -President Museveni, is on May 11 scheduled to travel to London to attend a high level conference organised to drum up support and humanitarian assistance for the war ravaged Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‎NAFDAC Reacts to Court Ruling Declaring Fanta, Sprite Poisonous With Vitamin C

[Premium Times] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of a judgement on Sprite and Fanta soft drinks.

[Premium Times] The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, has filed an appeal and a motion to stay execution of a judgement on Sprite and Fanta soft drinks.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Justice for Women Who Kill

[AdvocAid] Aminata* was only 17 years old when she was arrested for killing her former boyfriend eight years ago. She was sentenced to death for murder in November 2010 and feared each day she would be executed before her sentence was commuted to life …

[AdvocAid] Aminata* was only 17 years old when she was arrested for killing her former boyfriend eight years ago. She was sentenced to death for murder in November 2010 and feared each day she would be executed before her sentence was commuted to life imprisonment by the government on Sierra Leone's 50th Independence Day on 27 April 2011. A local NGO, AdvocAid, filed an appeal for her in 2010 but Aminata is still waiting for her appeal judgment almost 7 years later. She, like many women behind bars, are often f

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

Vandals Steal Newly Installed Street Lights in Masaka

[Observer] Unidentified thugs have vandalized the newly installed street lights in Masaka municipality. The thugs took bulbs and all the cables plunging certain areas in the municipality into darkness.

[Observer] Unidentified thugs have vandalized the newly installed street lights in Masaka municipality. The thugs took bulbs and all the cables plunging certain areas in the municipality into darkness.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

HIV Infections Decline By 3,1%

[Financial Gazette] NEW HIV infections in Zimbabwe fell by 3,1 percent during the first three quarters of last year as patients embraced anti-retroviral drugs and adhered to prescriptions.

[Financial Gazette] NEW HIV infections in Zimbabwe fell by 3,1 percent during the first three quarters of last year as patients embraced anti-retroviral drugs and adhered to prescriptions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Seeks New South African Electricity Supply Deal

[Financial Gazette] A POWER deal between Zimbabwe and South Africa could not sail through this week after it emerged that an inter-ministerial Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that was meant to be signed on Monday had not been vetted by the Attorney-G…

[Financial Gazette] A POWER deal between Zimbabwe and South Africa could not sail through this week after it emerged that an inter-ministerial Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that was meant to be signed on Monday had not been vetted by the Attorney-General (AG).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mwendwa Coy Over CAF Elections

[Nation] Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa has remained tight lipped on his preferred candidate for the Confederation of African Football presidency.

[Nation] Football Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa has remained tight lipped on his preferred candidate for the Confederation of African Football presidency.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya