Use Mediation to Solve Land Rows, Locals Urged

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

APC Govt Is a PDP Govt – Sule Lamido

[Premium Times] A former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, recently wrote members of the Peoples Democratic Party on his intention to seek the presidential ticket of the party for the 2019 General Election.

[Premium Times] A former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, recently wrote members of the Peoples Democratic Party on his intention to seek the presidential ticket of the party for the 2019 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nairobi Only Used 14% of Budget on Development in 2016-2017

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County government spent only Sh3.7 billion for development against a target of Sh11.3 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year, which 14 percent of total revenue.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County government spent only Sh3.7 billion for development against a target of Sh11.3 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year, which 14 percent of total revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Our Parliament Is Being Dissolved Through Bribery

[Monitor] In 2005, a bizarre proposal for constitution amendment to grant the Executive power to dissolve Parliament was mooted. One may argue that it was brought to divert legislators’ wrath in order to make the lifting of term limits appear like a le…

[Monitor] In 2005, a bizarre proposal for constitution amendment to grant the Executive power to dissolve Parliament was mooted. One may argue that it was brought to divert legislators' wrath in order to make the lifting of term limits appear like a lesser evil. This time round, the land Amendment and the age limit amendment Bills came together. Initially, the age limit amendment, like a pregnancy, was being denied. It is now being midwifed by the committee whose business we all know is a mere formality.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya Lionesses Eye World Rugby Core Status

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women’s rugby sevens team target to attain World Rugby Sevens Series core status when they line up at the qualifiers in Hong Kong April next year and head coach Kevin Wambua is confident they can achieve the target.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women's rugby sevens team target to attain World Rugby Sevens Series core status when they line up at the qualifiers in Hong Kong April next year and head coach Kevin Wambua is confident they can achieve the target.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kasubi Tombs Slowly Rise From the Ashes

[Monitor] Kampala -When fired gutted Kasubi Tombs on the evening of March 16, 2010, many assumed that reconstruction of this world heritage site would take just months. However, reconstruction has dragged on for seven years due to limited funds and cul…

[Monitor] Kampala -When fired gutted Kasubi Tombs on the evening of March 16, 2010, many assumed that reconstruction of this world heritage site would take just months. However, reconstruction has dragged on for seven years due to limited funds and cultural rites that needed to be performed first.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

N69 Billion Osun Airport to Be Partly Ready in Eight Months – Contractor

[Premium Times] The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ready within eight months.

[Premium Times] The contractor handling the MKO Abiola International Airport in Ido-Osun, Osun, on Thursday said that the first phase of the N69 billion project would be ready within eight months.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CAF Proposes Kenya to Host 2019 U20 World Cup

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After its failed bid to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) due to unfinished venues, Kenya has a chance to redeem itself after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) proposed the East African country to host th…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -After its failed bid to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) due to unfinished venues, Kenya has a chance to redeem itself after the Confederation of African Football (CAF) proposed the East African country to host the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya