MP’s Guards Accused of Assaulting Road Workers

[Monitor] Ntoroko -Police in Ntoroko District are investigating a case in which workers of BCR General Limited, the company that was contracted to construct Kakara-Rwebisengo Road were allegedly assaulted by the UPDF guards of the area Member of Parlia…

[Monitor] Ntoroko -Police in Ntoroko District are investigating a case in which workers of BCR General Limited, the company that was contracted to construct Kakara-Rwebisengo Road were allegedly assaulted by the UPDF guards of the area Member of Parliament, Mr Gerald Rwemulikya.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Orders Army Snipers to Guard MPs

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has directed the Finance Ministry to immediately buy escort vehicles for all the 456 MPs while the army will provide them with “sharp shooters” to protect them from what he called “terrorists.”

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has directed the Finance Ministry to immediately buy escort vehicles for all the 456 MPs while the army will provide them with "sharp shooters" to protect them from what he called "terrorists."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

12 Years Later, DPP Drops Rape Appeal Against Besigye

[Monitor] Kampala -The Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has in an unprecedented move declared loss of interest in pursuing an appeal challenging the acquittal of opposition leader, Dr Kizza Besigye, of rape charges, 12 years later.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Directorate of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has in an unprecedented move declared loss of interest in pursuing an appeal challenging the acquittal of opposition leader, Dr Kizza Besigye, of rape charges, 12 years later.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Teacher Translates Bible to Ruruuli – Runyala

[Monitor] When one retires after more than 40 years of service, it is often assumed that this is the time to stay away from stressful work and possibly spend more of one’s evening years engaging in less demanding activities.

[Monitor] When one retires after more than 40 years of service, it is often assumed that this is the time to stay away from stressful work and possibly spend more of one's evening years engaging in less demanding activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Refugees Must Live in Refugee Camps – Opposition Leader

[News24Wire] It was meant to be a briefing on the budgets passed by DA-led coalitions in various metros across the country. Instead, the focus turned to foreign nationals.

[News24Wire] It was meant to be a briefing on the budgets passed by DA-led coalitions in various metros across the country. Instead, the focus turned to foreign nationals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Dangers of Cocaine Addiction

[The Herald] Cocaine dependence is a devastating disorder that is associated with a host of medical and psychosocial risks. This complex disorder is made up of distinct clinical components that are interwoven into a cycle of addiction.

[The Herald] Cocaine dependence is a devastating disorder that is associated with a host of medical and psychosocial risks. This complex disorder is made up of distinct clinical components that are interwoven into a cycle of addiction.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Harare Mayor Pleads With Minister

[The Herald] Harare Mayor Councillor Bernard Manyenyeni has pleaded with Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister July Moyo to allow council to reimburse three councillors for legal costs they incurred while fighting the case in whi…

[The Herald] Harare Mayor Councillor Bernard Manyenyeni has pleaded with Local Government, Public Works and National Housing Minister July Moyo to allow council to reimburse three councillors for legal costs they incurred while fighting the case in which they were recently cleared of flouting tender procedures in awarding a $13,8 million sewer deal to a local company.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Fastjet Begins Harare-Bulawayo Flights

[The Herald] Budget airline, fastjet, is set to commence daily flights between Harare and Bulawayo beginning July 20, in tandem with a Government decision to allow local aviation firms to also ply domestic routes.

[The Herald] Budget airline, fastjet, is set to commence daily flights between Harare and Bulawayo beginning July 20, in tandem with a Government decision to allow local aviation firms to also ply domestic routes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Moves to Recapitalise Cold Storage Company

[The Herald] Oliver Kazunga -Government has moved closer to concluding a deal to recapitalise the Cold Storage Company (CSC) with potential investors, Lands, Agriculture and Irrigation Development Minister Perrance Shiri has said.

[The Herald] Oliver Kazunga -Government has moved closer to concluding a deal to recapitalise the Cold Storage Company (CSC) with potential investors, Lands, Agriculture and Irrigation Development Minister Perrance Shiri has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe