We Need Protection From Voters On Age Limit – MP Simeo Nsubuga

[Observer] This week, supporters of the age limit removal bill are expected to begin consulting constituents on the controversial draft legislation currently being processed by the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee. But with some MPs who suppor…

[Observer] This week, supporters of the age limit removal bill are expected to begin consulting constituents on the controversial draft legislation currently being processed by the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee. But with some MPs who support the bill facing hostility in their constituencies, many have asked the government for protection. In a Monday interview, Kassanda South MP SIMEO MUWANGA NSUBUGA, one of the lead campaigners for the amendment, told Sadab Kitatta Kaaya why he and colleagues need police

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Can Defeat Money and Guns

[Observer] Mr Museveni has sent his staff and security operatives to districts to persuade local government leaders and his party branches to support a proposal to change the Constitution to allow old people aged 75 and above to contest for president.

[Observer] Mr Museveni has sent his staff and security operatives to districts to persuade local government leaders and his party branches to support a proposal to change the Constitution to allow old people aged 75 and above to contest for president.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President in Uruguay for WHO Meeting

[The Herald] President Mugabe arrived here yesterday morning where he is expected to join other global leaders for the World Health Organisation (WHO) global conference on non-communicable diseases (NCDs). President Mugabe is accompanied by Foreign Aff…

[The Herald] President Mugabe arrived here yesterday morning where he is expected to join other global leaders for the World Health Organisation (WHO) global conference on non-communicable diseases (NCDs). President Mugabe is accompanied by Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Walter Mzembi, Health and Child Care Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa, Presidential spokesperson Mr George Charamba and other senior Government officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Museveni Warns On Age Limit Violence

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has warned that he will not tolerate any violence in regard to the ongoing age limit debate and that the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party cannot be threatened.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has warned that he will not tolerate any violence in regard to the ongoing age limit debate and that the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) party cannot be threatened.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Two Injured As Police Disperse Togikwatako Rally in Kasubi

[Monitor] Two people have been rushed to hospital after police used teargas and live bullets to dispersed a Togikwatako consultative rally in Kasubi, Rubaga Division, in Kampala.

[Monitor] Two people have been rushed to hospital after police used teargas and live bullets to dispersed a Togikwatako consultative rally in Kasubi, Rubaga Division, in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rubavu Gospel Festival Ends on a High

[New Times] Impressive praise and worship performances marked the end of Rubavu Miracle Festival on Sunday in Rubavu town, Western province. The festival, which started on Friday attracted a diverse audience from Goma, Eastern DR Congo and host Rwanda.

[New Times] Impressive praise and worship performances marked the end of Rubavu Miracle Festival on Sunday in Rubavu town, Western province. The festival, which started on Friday attracted a diverse audience from Goma, Eastern DR Congo and host Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Shocking – the Shanty, Dumpsite Concealed Within Nigeria’s Federal Secretariat

[Premium Times] Ensconced within the imposing structures of the twin-complex Federal Secretariat, Abuja, lies an uncompleted building which over the years has housed a shanty that doubles for some as residential and business points.

[Premium Times] Ensconced within the imposing structures of the twin-complex Federal Secretariat, Abuja, lies an uncompleted building which over the years has housed a shanty that doubles for some as residential and business points.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Pro-Biafra Group Names Okonjo-Iweala U.S. Ambassador

[This Day] Enugu -A pro-Biafra group, the Biafra Zionists Federation, (BZF), on Tuesday appointed a former Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as Ambassador to the United States of America.

[This Day] Enugu -A pro-Biafra group, the Biafra Zionists Federation, (BZF), on Tuesday appointed a former Minister of Finance, Dr. Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, as Ambassador to the United States of America.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Thousands to Grace Gahanga Cricket Stadium Inauguration

[New Times] Preparations are in high gear for the official launch of the state-of -the-art Gahanga Cricket Stadium on October 28. It will be a day for the sports fraternity and Rwanda in general to celebrate a milestone in the country’s cricketing hist…

[New Times] Preparations are in high gear for the official launch of the state-of -the-art Gahanga Cricket Stadium on October 28. It will be a day for the sports fraternity and Rwanda in general to celebrate a milestone in the country's cricketing history.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda