Jailed Shiekh Kawooya Denied Bail

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Court of Appeal on Thursday denied convicted Sheikh Siraje Kawooya bail to allow him persue his appeal challenging the life sentence that was handed to him for committing acts of terrorism against the murder…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Court of Appeal on Thursday denied convicted Sheikh Siraje Kawooya bail to allow him persue his appeal challenging the life sentence that was handed to him for committing acts of terrorism against the murdered Muslim Clerics, last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kampala Pastor Held in Kidnap and Murder Case of YMCA Student

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Pastor Leonard Wambazu from Mbikko, in Njeru Municipality, has been detained, as Police intensify the case of kidnap and eventual death a student of YWCA Buwambo Campus in Wakiso district.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Pastor Leonard Wambazu from Mbikko, in Njeru Municipality, has been detained, as Police intensify the case of kidnap and eventual death a student of YWCA Buwambo Campus in Wakiso district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mulanje District Formulating New By-Laws

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Mulanje District Council on Tuesday begun formulating new by-laws aimed at addressing various issues hindering development in the district.

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Mulanje District Council on Tuesday begun formulating new by-laws aimed at addressing various issues hindering development in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘With a Heavy Heart’ the SA Police Union Welcomes the Sentence of Lamoer, Top Cops

[News24Wire] The South African Police Union (SAPU) has welcomed the prison sentences imposed on former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and other senior police officers, albeit “with a heavy heart”.

[News24Wire] The South African Police Union (SAPU) has welcomed the prison sentences imposed on former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and other senior police officers, albeit "with a heavy heart".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Could We Be Headed for Russian ‘Tandemocracy’ in Kenya Soon?

[Nation] Two Russian politicians — Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin and Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev — through cunning and the brutal exercise of power, have invented a new system of government: “Tandemocracy”.

[Nation] Two Russian politicians -- Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin and Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev -- through cunning and the brutal exercise of power, have invented a new system of government: "Tandemocracy".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

De Lille Heads to Court for Mayor Ruling

[News24Wire] Patricia de Lille is expected to take centre stage in the Western Cape High Court on Friday when she takes on the DA, City of Cape Town and Electoral Commission of South Africa over her mayorship.

[News24Wire] Patricia de Lille is expected to take centre stage in the Western Cape High Court on Friday when she takes on the DA, City of Cape Town and Electoral Commission of South Africa over her mayorship.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa