Oboth Warns Parliamentary Committee Colleagues On Land Bill

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The chairperson of the Parliamentary and Legal Affairs committee Jacob Markson Oboth has warned his colleagues against expressing their opinion on the land bill that seeks to amend article 26 of the constitution.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The chairperson of the Parliamentary and Legal Affairs committee Jacob Markson Oboth has warned his colleagues against expressing their opinion on the land bill that seeks to amend article 26 of the constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Vice President Ssekandi to Head NRM Caucus On Amendment Bill

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Parliamentary Caucus resolved to set up a committee chaired by the Vice President Edward Ssekandi to advise on amendments to land laws.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM) Parliamentary Caucus resolved to set up a committee chaired by the Vice President Edward Ssekandi to advise on amendments to land laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Citizen’s View: Kudos Mr President For Compulsory HIV Testing

We Love To Debate As Zambians But On The Compulsory HIV Testing I Stand With The Executive. Government Is Spending A Lot Of Resources On Medicines To Cure Peripheral Diseases For People Who Start ART When Their CD4 Is Very … Continued

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We Love To Debate As Zambians But On The Compulsory HIV Testing I Stand With The Executive. Government Is Spending A Lot Of Resources On Medicines To Cure Peripheral Diseases For People Who Start ART When Their CD4 Is Very Low. It Even Becomes A Bigger Expense When Patients Ultimately Die In terms Of Lost Human Resource And Breadwinner. These Expenses Can Be Avoided When People Know Their Statuses Because They Will Access ART When They Are Mostly Still Healthy And Therefore Will Not Require The Pre-ART Medicines. Lets All Go And Get Tested. Mwape Musonda The post Citizen’s View: Kudos Mr President For Compulsory HIV Testing appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Family Demands Justice for Murdered Msando at Requiem Mass

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The family, friends and colleagues of murdered Independent Electoral and Boundaries ICT Manager Chris Msando are demanding justice during his requiem mass.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The family, friends and colleagues of murdered Independent Electoral and Boundaries ICT Manager Chris Msando are demanding justice during his requiem mass.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Commuter Carriage Derails at Bellville Station

[Metrorail Western Cape] Metrorail confirms that one of train 3206 carriages derailed on it approach to platform 11 at Bellville Station. The train was en route to Cape Town from Strand when the incident happened at 07:54.

[Metrorail Western Cape] Metrorail confirms that one of train 3206 carriages derailed on it approach to platform 11 at Bellville Station. The train was en route to Cape Town from Strand when the incident happened at 07:54.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Uganda Makes Significant Progress in National HIV Response

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Findings under the Uganda Population HIV Impact assessment survey conducted last year indicate that Uganda’s Hiv prevalence has dropped from 7.3% to 6.0%.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Findings under the Uganda Population HIV Impact assessment survey conducted last year indicate that Uganda's Hiv prevalence has dropped from 7.3% to 6.0%.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Urges Kenyans to Maintain Unity, Shun Violence

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to maintain peace and co-exist together as citizens of one nation to enable faster development and improved quality of life.

[Kenya Presidency] President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged Kenyans to maintain peace and co-exist together as citizens of one nation to enable faster development and improved quality of life.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Nandala-Mafabi – Why I Didn’t Contest for FDC President

[Observer] In the 2013 elections for the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party president, the current secretary general NATHAN Nandala-Mafabi put in a strong showing, although he lost to Gen Mugisha Muntu in a highly contested race.

[Observer] In the 2013 elections for the opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) party president, the current secretary general NATHAN Nandala-Mafabi put in a strong showing, although he lost to Gen Mugisha Muntu in a highly contested race.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Catholic Bishops Lauds Nasa’s Move to Supreme Court

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops on Thursday applauded the decision by the opposition NASA coalition to take their case to the Supreme Court for legal determination.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops on Thursday applauded the decision by the opposition NASA coalition to take their case to the Supreme Court for legal determination.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya