Police Aid 87 Drug Traffickers to Flee

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior detective has been arrested as police began internal inquiries into the circumstances under which 87 suspected drug traffickers due for appearance in court vanished from custody.

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior detective has been arrested as police began internal inquiries into the circumstances under which 87 suspected drug traffickers due for appearance in court vanished from custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Resort to ‘Analogue’ as Digital System Undergoes Revamp

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Members of the National Assembly will resort to an ‘analogue’ system after Speaker Justin Muturi announced that the digital biometric system adopted in the Eighth Parliament is undergoing an overhaul.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Members of the National Assembly will resort to an 'analogue' system after Speaker Justin Muturi announced that the digital biometric system adopted in the Eighth Parliament is undergoing an overhaul.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Age Limit Amendment Ends the Life of the 1995 Constitution As We Know It

[Monitor] The noises about amending the 1995 Constitution to remove the last constitutional restraint on the tenure of the President made a major move when the NRM Parliamentary Caucus resolved to back a Private Member’s Bill by Raphael Magyezi to amen…

[Monitor] The noises about amending the 1995 Constitution to remove the last constitutional restraint on the tenure of the President made a major move when the NRM Parliamentary Caucus resolved to back a Private Member's Bill by Raphael Magyezi to amend Article 102(b) of the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Move to Higher Grounds, NEMA Warns Communities Along River Niger

[Vanguard] Following the devastating floods that have so far ravaged 27 states this year, National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has again warned communities along the River Niger to move to higher grounds to avoid further devastation and a possib…

[Vanguard] Following the devastating floods that have so far ravaged 27 states this year, National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, has again warned communities along the River Niger to move to higher grounds to avoid further devastation and a possible humanitarian crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kisekka Injury Dwarfs URA Victory

[Monitor] Namboole -Hadn’t it been the frantic efforts of URA doctor Joseph Lubega and the generosity of UPDF medical staff, striker Henry Kiseka would may be dead by now.

[Monitor] Namboole -Hadn't it been the frantic efforts of URA doctor Joseph Lubega and the generosity of UPDF medical staff, striker Henry Kiseka would may be dead by now.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kimunya, 3 Other Jubilee MPs Named to House Business Committee

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Assembly on Wednesday approved the nomination of Kipipiri MP and former Finance Minister Amos Kimunya, Meru County Woman Representative Kawira Mwangaza and two others to represent the Jubilee Party in the crucial Hous…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The National Assembly on Wednesday approved the nomination of Kipipiri MP and former Finance Minister Amos Kimunya, Meru County Woman Representative Kawira Mwangaza and two others to represent the Jubilee Party in the crucial House Business Committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NRM and Independent MPs Predict Doom If Age Limit Clause Is Scrapped

[Monitor] A section of Members of Parliament including those who subscribe to the ruling National Resistance Movement and Independents on Wednesday challenged the planned move by the NRM caucus to table a bill on the removal of the presidential age limit.

[Monitor] A section of Members of Parliament including those who subscribe to the ruling National Resistance Movement and Independents on Wednesday challenged the planned move by the NRM caucus to table a bill on the removal of the presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda