FDC Polls – Amuriat Camp Courts Candidates to Step Down

[Observer] The race to become the next FDC president officially kicked off last week but just days into the three-month-long campaign, there are calls to have a single candidate to challenge incumbent Gen Mugisha Muntu.

[Observer] The race to become the next FDC president officially kicked off last week but just days into the three-month-long campaign, there are calls to have a single candidate to challenge incumbent Gen Mugisha Muntu.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Vendors Vow to Stay On Streets As KCCA Redeploys Enforcers

[Observer] Hellen Baku is not bothered by the afternoon drizzle. Instead, it provides the chance for her and other street vendors operating along Kampala’s Ben Kiwanuka street to work unhindered, since law enforcers don’t work during the rain.

[Observer] Hellen Baku is not bothered by the afternoon drizzle. Instead, it provides the chance for her and other street vendors operating along Kampala's Ben Kiwanuka street to work unhindered, since law enforcers don't work during the rain.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nagenda Not Innocent but Is At Least Driven By Virtue Higher Than Abiriga’s

[Monitor] When you watch Arua Municipality’s Member of Parliament Ibrahim Abiriga or Kasanda County’s Simeo Nsubuga let out war cries in their surge to rip off the untested age limit from the pages of the 1995 Constitution on TV, what do you sense as t…

[Monitor] When you watch Arua Municipality's Member of Parliament Ibrahim Abiriga or Kasanda County's Simeo Nsubuga let out war cries in their surge to rip off the untested age limit from the pages of the 1995 Constitution on TV, what do you sense as their true driver?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Inside the Battle for the FDC Presidency

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -In the race to lead Uganda’s biggest opposition party, FDC, members are seeing a side of the incumbent, Gen. Mugisha Muntu, which they have not known before.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -In the race to lead Uganda's biggest opposition party, FDC, members are seeing a side of the incumbent, Gen. Mugisha Muntu, which they have not known before.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why FDC Faces a Future-Defining Race

[Monitor] When the Forum for Democratic Change, then only recently founded, first held a delegates’ conference in Namboole stadium to choose its leaders in late 2005, the delegates were spoilt for choice.

[Monitor] When the Forum for Democratic Change, then only recently founded, first held a delegates' conference in Namboole stadium to choose its leaders in late 2005, the delegates were spoilt for choice.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Smugglers Target Ethiopian, Somali Teens for Deadly Trip to Yemen

[VOA] Despite being seven months pregnant, Mesno Taha left her home in Harerge, Ethiopia to find peace and a better future. She trekked to the Somali zone of Ethiopia, crossed the border into Somalia and paid to board a boat bound for Yemen.

[VOA] Despite being seven months pregnant, Mesno Taha left her home in Harerge, Ethiopia to find peace and a better future. She trekked to the Somali zone of Ethiopia, crossed the border into Somalia and paid to board a boat bound for Yemen.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

One Loses Hand in Burutu Cult Clash

[Vanguard] Bomadi -THE right hand of a suspected cult member was, yesterday, chopped off, following a clash between two rival cult gangs at Tuomo community, Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State.

[Vanguard] Bomadi -THE right hand of a suspected cult member was, yesterday, chopped off, following a clash between two rival cult gangs at Tuomo community, Burutu Local Government Area of Delta State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria