Cost of Feeding Family Up 30 Per Cent in 2017

[Monitor] Kampala -A Ugandan family of six that relies on groceries on average now requires about Shs36,000 to afford breakfast, lunch and dinner for its members, according to a survey by this newspaper.

[Monitor] Kampala -A Ugandan family of six that relies on groceries on average now requires about Shs36,000 to afford breakfast, lunch and dinner for its members, according to a survey by this newspaper.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Drunk’ Cop Video Sparks Conversation On Mugabe Police Brutality

[News24Wire] A video clip showing a drunk police officer in Zimbabwe has sparked a wider conversation on social media about how unpopular President Robert Mugabe’s police force is.

[News24Wire] A video clip showing a drunk police officer in Zimbabwe has sparked a wider conversation on social media about how unpopular President Robert Mugabe's police force is.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Organisation Heads to Gauteng High Court to Change Sexual Offences Law

[News24Wire] Non-profit organisation, Women and Men against Child Abuse, is on Tuesday expected to approach the High Court in Johannesburg in an effort to change the law to ensure that the legal system acknowledges the seriousness of all sexual violenc…

[News24Wire] Non-profit organisation, Women and Men against Child Abuse, is on Tuesday expected to approach the High Court in Johannesburg in an effort to change the law to ensure that the legal system acknowledges the seriousness of all sexual violence cases, irrespective of the elapsed time since the offence.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ugandan Army Hands Over LRA Area to CAR Forces

[Monitor] Obo -The Ugandan troops in the Central African Republic (CAR) have formally handed over the security in the country’s east to its army at a function held in Obo, some 1,200km east of the capital Bangui.

[Monitor] Obo -The Ugandan troops in the Central African Republic (CAR) have formally handed over the security in the country's east to its army at a function held in Obo, some 1,200km east of the capital Bangui.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

No Reports Yet of South Africans Affected By Manchester Arena Explosion

[News24Wire] No reports have yet come through of any South Africans affected by the explosion at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, northern England, the Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] No reports have yet come through of any South Africans affected by the explosion at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, northern England, the Department of International Relations and Co-operation (Dirco) said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DW Correspondent Released From Congolese Jail

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragira has been freed by authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo, five days after he was detained. The journalist had been covering the refugee crisis on the DRC-Burundi border.

[Deutsche Welle] Antediteste Niragira has been freed by authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo, five days after he was detained. The journalist had been covering the refugee crisis on the DRC-Burundi border.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

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