Osinbajo Urges Northern Traditional Rulers to Speak Up Against Hate Speech

[Guardian] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday met with Northern traditional rulers and charged them to always speak up against hate speeches and divisive voices in their respective domains.

[Guardian] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo on Tuesday met with Northern traditional rulers and charged them to always speak up against hate speeches and divisive voices in their respective domains.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What’s At Stake in the Unfolding Apaa Violence?

[Observer] Time and again, the world has witnessed peasants dispossessed of their lands through coercion in the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa, resulting in highly unequal land distribution often followed by peasant uprisings.

[Observer] Time and again, the world has witnessed peasants dispossessed of their lands through coercion in the Americas, Europe, Asia, and Africa, resulting in highly unequal land distribution often followed by peasant uprisings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘The Holy Spirit’ Led Seven-Year-Old Kityo to Pray for Bobi Wine

[Monitor] A video of a seven-year-old boy praying for Robert Kyagulanyi also known as Bobi Wine, the aspirant of the Kyadondo East Parliamentary seat made rounds on social media recently.

[Monitor] A video of a seven-year-old boy praying for Robert Kyagulanyi also known as Bobi Wine, the aspirant of the Kyadondo East Parliamentary seat made rounds on social media recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

AfDB to Create 25 Million Jobs for African Youth

[Monitor] Kampala -The African Development Bank (AfDB) has laid out a new strategy which seeks to create 25 million jobs and positively impact a total of 50 million youth over the next decade.

[Monitor] Kampala -The African Development Bank (AfDB) has laid out a new strategy which seeks to create 25 million jobs and positively impact a total of 50 million youth over the next decade.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ahead of Big Refugee Meet, We Go Back to Old Buganda and Ankole

[Monitor] Next week, the world gathers in Kampala for the Solidarity Summit on Refugees. The summit isn’t happening in Uganda by accident. Today Uganda’s generous refugee policy is being hailed all over the world.

[Monitor] Next week, the world gathers in Kampala for the Solidarity Summit on Refugees. The summit isn't happening in Uganda by accident. Today Uganda's generous refugee policy is being hailed all over the world.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Journalist Released on Orders of Director of Public Prosecutions

[Nation] Nation journalist Walter Menya, who had been held in police custody for two nights, on Tuesday walked home a free man following instructions from the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) that he be released unconditionally.

[Nation] Nation journalist Walter Menya, who had been held in police custody for two nights, on Tuesday walked home a free man following instructions from the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) that he be released unconditionally.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UN Tells Uganda to Include Value of Lakes, Forests in GDP Figures

[Monitor] Entebbe -Government should include the economic value of vital resources such as Lake Victoria in the calculation of the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to provide a stimulus for renewed conservation, a senior United Nations official h…

[Monitor] Entebbe -Government should include the economic value of vital resources such as Lake Victoria in the calculation of the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to provide a stimulus for renewed conservation, a senior United Nations official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda Imports Decline in 2016

[Monitor] Kampala -Reduction in volumes of imports has resulted into narrowing of Uganda’s Current Account deficit by $1 billion (Shs3.6 trillion) over the last one year, saving the country from foreign exchange outflows.

[Monitor] Kampala -Reduction in volumes of imports has resulted into narrowing of Uganda's Current Account deficit by $1 billion (Shs3.6 trillion) over the last one year, saving the country from foreign exchange outflows.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda