Don’t Follow Me Around I Am Not Your Wife Kenyatta Says, As Joho Barred

[Capital FM] Mombasa -President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto continued their onslaught against Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho Monday, saying he is riding on national projects for his political mileage.

[Capital FM] Mombasa -President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto continued their onslaught against Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho Monday, saying he is riding on national projects for his political mileage.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ugandan Students Fight Over Percolator, One Dies

[Monitor] Police has arrested a 22-year-old Senior 5 student of Boston High School Entebbe, located in Mpala Katabi town council. Kasule is being held over the alleged murder of his classmate Ivan Mucunguzi.

[Monitor] Police has arrested a 22-year-old Senior 5 student of Boston High School Entebbe, located in Mpala Katabi town council. Kasule is being held over the alleged murder of his classmate Ivan Mucunguzi.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rural Women’s Group Changes Lives Through Sanitation Projects

[Monitor] A women’s group in Luweero District has taken the campaign to boost hygiene and sanitation practices to another level. The group has not only encouraged members to improve sanitation and hygiene facilities in their home but have also spread g…

[Monitor] A women's group in Luweero District has taken the campaign to boost hygiene and sanitation practices to another level. The group has not only encouraged members to improve sanitation and hygiene facilities in their home but have also spread good cheer to their different communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NGO Board in Hot Soup Over Change of Signatories

[Nation] The NGOs Coordination Board is on the spot after it allegedly authorised the change of bank signatories of an organisation that seeks to promote credible elections in Africa.

[Nation] The NGOs Coordination Board is on the spot after it allegedly authorised the change of bank signatories of an organisation that seeks to promote credible elections in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Social Development Minister, Agency Yet to Answer to Constitutional Court

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) have failed to meet the Constitutional Court’s deadline to answer the court’s questions about when Sassa knew it would not be able to take o…

[News24Wire] Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini and the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) have failed to meet the Constitutional Court's deadline to answer the court's questions about when Sassa knew it would not be able to take over the grants payments, when its contract with Cash Paymaster Services (CPS) expires on March 31. The court also wanted to know which officials were aware of this.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Museveni Confidante Grabs Asian’s House, Stays in It for 23 Years

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni’s historical confidante is embroiled in a wrangle over a house which was repossessed in 1994 from an Asian family who were kicked out of the house and the property confiscated by the state during president Idi Amin…

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni's historical confidante is embroiled in a wrangle over a house which was repossessed in 1994 from an Asian family who were kicked out of the house and the property confiscated by the state during president Idi Amin's mass expulsion of Asians in 1972.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Illegal Money Lender Targets Pensioners

[GroundUp] ‘Borrow R500, repay R505 and receive free packet of chicken’ says the advertisement on a board outside Ukuvuya Financial Services in East London city centre. But what is happening inside the money lender’s shop is quite different from the ad…

[GroundUp] 'Borrow R500, repay R505 and receive free packet of chicken' says the advertisement on a board outside Ukuvuya Financial Services in East London city centre. But what is happening inside the money lender's shop is quite different from the advertisement.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fake News, the Readiness to Believe a Lie

[The Herald] People have a propensity to look for that which confirms their own prejudices, ignoring that which contradicts their beliefs. Social media is now a cacophony of misinformation, and with a paranoid and even superstitious opposition, God hel…

[The Herald] People have a propensity to look for that which confirms their own prejudices, ignoring that which contradicts their beliefs. Social media is now a cacophony of misinformation, and with a paranoid and even superstitious opposition, God help us.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe