Museveni Urges South Sudan to Forget Identity and Embrace Unity

[Monitor] President Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyse and endanger their nation.

[Monitor] President Museveni has urged the people of South Sudan to embrace unity for prosperity and development warning that the misuse of identity can paralyse and endanger their nation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mothers Demand Longer Maternity Leave

[Deutsche Welle] The law currently offers new mothers just three months maternity leave. But local health organizations are beginning to highlight the benefits of more time off, despite protests from employers.

[Deutsche Welle] The law currently offers new mothers just three months maternity leave. But local health organizations are beginning to highlight the benefits of more time off, despite protests from employers.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Authorities Seize Ex-President Jammeh’s Bank Accounts

[Deutsche Welle] Gambia’s justice minister has claimed that former leader Yahya Jammeh stole around $50 million from state coffers via a state telecoms company. Jammeh was forced to step down in January after 22 years in power.

[Deutsche Welle] Gambia's justice minister has claimed that former leader Yahya Jammeh stole around $50 million from state coffers via a state telecoms company. Jammeh was forced to step down in January after 22 years in power.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ruling Party to Formally Pick Kagame As Its Presidential Candidate

[East African] Kigali -The ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) has started the formal process of choosing President Paul Kagame as its candidate in the August 4 election.

[East African] Kigali -The ruling Rwanda Patriotic Front (RPF-Inkotanyi) has started the formal process of choosing President Paul Kagame as its candidate in the August 4 election.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

EU Rejects Request to Lift Sanctions Imposed On Burundi

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The European Union (EU) has rejected a request of the East African Community about abolishing restrictions on Burundi, saying the restrictions will continue until the political situation in the country changes.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The European Union (EU) has rejected a request of the East African Community about abolishing restrictions on Burundi, saying the restrictions will continue until the political situation in the country changes.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

What Govt Told UK Court About Malabu Oil Scandal

[Premium Times] The transfer of over $800 million to accounts controlled by Dan Etete from a Nigerian government account was fraudulent and in contravention of Nigerian laws, the federal government told a UK High Court.

[Premium Times] The transfer of over $800 million to accounts controlled by Dan Etete from a Nigerian government account was fraudulent and in contravention of Nigerian laws, the federal government told a UK High Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria