US to Review Assistance to Juba

[VOA] The Trump administration will review all assistance programs to South Sudan, citing frustration with the lack of progress in reaching a peace agreement to end the violence in the country.

[VOA] The Trump administration will review all assistance programs to South Sudan, citing frustration with the lack of progress in reaching a peace agreement to end the violence in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

President Kirr Asks SPLM to Forgive Machar

[VOA] Ahead of a high-level forum on South Sudan next week, President Salva Kiir is urging SPLM ruling party officials to forgive his former deputy, Riek Machar, and said the rebel leader should return home.

[VOA] Ahead of a high-level forum on South Sudan next week, President Salva Kiir is urging SPLM ruling party officials to forgive his former deputy, Riek Machar, and said the rebel leader should return home.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Women in News Summit Calls for Gender Diversity

[Citizen] Nairobi -Speakers at the ongoing Women in News (WIN) Africa Summit that brought together several women journalists from different parts of the continent and media managers in Nairobi, Kenya, have called for gender diversity in the media indus…

[Citizen] Nairobi -Speakers at the ongoing Women in News (WIN) Africa Summit that brought together several women journalists from different parts of the continent and media managers in Nairobi, Kenya, have called for gender diversity in the media industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Boko Haram – Why I Will Never Return Home – Widowed Mother of Eight

[Premium Times] Hamsatu Mustapha, a 36 years old widow, said she has no option than to forget about her home after Boko Haram attacked her village, Konduga, and forced her family to flee to Maiduguri, Borno State capital, about three years ago.

[Premium Times] Hamsatu Mustapha, a 36 years old widow, said she has no option than to forget about her home after Boko Haram attacked her village, Konduga, and forced her family to flee to Maiduguri, Borno State capital, about three years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Dar es Salaam City’s Debt to NSSF Burgeons to U.S.$24 Million

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The sum that the Dar es Salaam City Council is required to pay to the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) for construction of the Machinga Complex has now reached Sh57 billion.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The sum that the Dar es Salaam City Council is required to pay to the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) for construction of the Machinga Complex has now reached Sh57 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Referees Betting, Fixing Soccer Games – Officials

[Monitor] Kampala -An open secret for long, but not anymore. It was let out of the bag live on national television on Monday Night’s NTV Press Box that Ugandan referees are actually betting on local football matches, and are involved – together with so…

[Monitor] Kampala -An open secret for long, but not anymore. It was let out of the bag live on national television on Monday Night's NTV Press Box that Ugandan referees are actually betting on local football matches, and are involved - together with some club officials - in fixing games.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

KCCA Close in As Vipers Falter

[Monitor] Kampala -Muhammad Shaban’s 13th goal of the season and another by Derrick Nsibambi made light work of a Proline side that did the playing but forgot to score.

[Monitor] Kampala -Muhammad Shaban's 13th goal of the season and another by Derrick Nsibambi made light work of a Proline side that did the playing but forgot to score.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cabinet Puts Sand, Stones and Murrum Under Minerals in New Mining Policy

[Monitor] Government has approved a new mining policy, placing Uganda’s sand, murrum, granites and stones under the mineral sector, ending centuries of unregulated mining of the said products.

[Monitor] Government has approved a new mining policy, placing Uganda's sand, murrum, granites and stones under the mineral sector, ending centuries of unregulated mining of the said products.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda