Giants Set for Basketball League Tip-Off Tonight

[Observer] The stage is set for the start of this year’s Federation of Uganda Basketball Associations (Fuba) National Basketball League (NBL) this evening at the Lugogo indoor stadium, writes NDYAMUHAKI EMANZI.

[Observer] The stage is set for the start of this year's Federation of Uganda Basketball Associations (Fuba) National Basketball League (NBL) this evening at the Lugogo indoor stadium, writes NDYAMUHAKI EMANZI.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Legislators Block SIM Card Registration Deadline

[Observer] With the High court dismissing an application seeking interim orders to halt the switching off of unregistered Sim cards, Uganda Communications Commission had vowed to switch of all non-validated phone lines by midnight tonight, only for Par…

[Observer] With the High court dismissing an application seeking interim orders to halt the switching off of unregistered Sim cards, Uganda Communications Commission had vowed to switch of all non-validated phone lines by midnight tonight, only for Parliament to block the move.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opera to Invest $100 Million in Africa’s Digital Economy, $30 Million in Nigeria

[Vanguard] The developer of popular mobile browser, Opera, has made public its plan to invest $100 million, the equivalent of N30 billion, over the next two years to facilitate the growth of Africa’s digital economy.

[Vanguard] The developer of popular mobile browser, Opera, has made public its plan to invest $100 million, the equivalent of N30 billion, over the next two years to facilitate the growth of Africa's digital economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Broadcaster Recommends ‘Immediate Dismissal’ of Former Chief

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s actions have been characterised as gross insubordination warranting immediate dismissal, the disciplinary inquiry heard on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Former SABC COO Hlaudi Motsoeneng's actions have been characterised as gross insubordination warranting immediate dismissal, the disciplinary inquiry heard on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Ambode, Tinubu, Others Advocate for Girl-Child Education

[Vanguard] Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode, the Senator representing Lagos Central at the Senate, Oluremi Tinubu and other women bigwigs yesterday, called for serious attention to be paid to the education of the girl child in the c…

[Vanguard] Wife of the Lagos State Governor, Mrs Bolanle Ambode, the Senator representing Lagos Central at the Senate, Oluremi Tinubu and other women bigwigs yesterday, called for serious attention to be paid to the education of the girl child in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Borno Lawmaker Commends INEC On Voters’ Registration

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -Member representing Hawul Local Government Area in Borno State House of Assembly, Mr. Ayuba Wakawa, has expressed satisfaction with the large turnout of eligible voters in the ongoing continuous voters registration conducted by th…

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -Member representing Hawul Local Government Area in Borno State House of Assembly, Mr. Ayuba Wakawa, has expressed satisfaction with the large turnout of eligible voters in the ongoing continuous voters registration conducted by the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria