‘Ugandans Not Committed to Democracy’

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Retired Supreme Court Justice George William Kanyeihamba has a direct question for MPs seeking to amend the constitution so that President Yoweri Museveni can stay on.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Retired Supreme Court Justice George William Kanyeihamba has a direct question for MPs seeking to amend the constitution so that President Yoweri Museveni can stay on.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

France Calls for Sanctions Against Human Traffickers

[VOA] The plight of migrants in Libya was the focal point of a U.N. Security Council meeting Tuesday after CNN aired shocking footage of African migrants apparently being sold as slaves in that country.

[VOA] The plight of migrants in Libya was the focal point of a U.N. Security Council meeting Tuesday after CNN aired shocking footage of African migrants apparently being sold as slaves in that country.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

Shell Nigeria Faults Amnesty International’s Report On Ogoniland

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has denied a report by the Amnesty International alleging that a cache of thousands of internal documents suggested that the Anglo-Dutch oil giant’s complicity in crimes committed b…

[This Day] Lagos and Abuja -Shell Petroleum Development Company (SPDC) has denied a report by the Amnesty International alleging that a cache of thousands of internal documents suggested that the Anglo-Dutch oil giant's complicity in crimes committed by the Nigerian military in the 1990s.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Government Offers Licenses to 11 Firms to Operate in Free Zones

[Independent (Kampala)] ISAAC KHISA -Uganda’s balance of payment deficit has remained wide for some time now but there are signs that the gap will soon be reduced as the government issues licenses to developers in Free Zones.

[Independent (Kampala)] ISAAC KHISA -Uganda's balance of payment deficit has remained wide for some time now but there are signs that the gap will soon be reduced as the government issues licenses to developers in Free Zones.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bye-Bye Mugabe

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -For most people, it was hard to keep up with events in Zimbabwe as the end of the 37-year reign of President Robert Gabriel Mugabe neared.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -For most people, it was hard to keep up with events in Zimbabwe as the end of the 37-year reign of President Robert Gabriel Mugabe neared.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

DPP Closes Murder File On Abid Alam

[Observer] Businessman Abid Alam is unlikely to face murder charges after the office Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) revealed that witnesses to the alleged crime have given police conflicting accounts.

[Observer] Businessman Abid Alam is unlikely to face murder charges after the office Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) revealed that witnesses to the alleged crime have given police conflicting accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Will Mnangagwa Dump ‘Cowards Who Cheered on’ Grace Mugabe?

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s ex-liberation fighters are reportedly set to occupy strategic positions within the ruling Zanu-PF party to avoid power struggles that dogged the revolutionary party in recent years.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's ex-liberation fighters are reportedly set to occupy strategic positions within the ruling Zanu-PF party to avoid power struggles that dogged the revolutionary party in recent years.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

TSN Sells Kiswahili in EAC, Response Positive

[Daily News] KISWAHILI has been branded by Tanzania Standard Newspapers Limited (TSN) as one of its marketable products. The language is common and popular in Tanzania being spoken countrywide as a National, Official and non-official language by the ci…

[Daily News] KISWAHILI has been branded by Tanzania Standard Newspapers Limited (TSN) as one of its marketable products. The language is common and popular in Tanzania being spoken countrywide as a National, Official and non-official language by the citizens as far as other parts of Kenya, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda and now South Sudan that has joined the EAC membership bloc recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Museveni to Kenyans – Focus More On Peace

[Observer] Nairobi -Speaking, Tuesday at the second inauguration ceremony of President Uhuru Kenyatta, President Yoweri Museveni urged Kenyans to focus more on nation building rather than politics.

[Observer] Nairobi -Speaking, Tuesday at the second inauguration ceremony of President Uhuru Kenyatta, President Yoweri Museveni urged Kenyans to focus more on nation building rather than politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda