Central Bank Bigwig Drags Media Houses to Police

[Monitor] Kampala -The outgoing Bank of Uganda supervision director, Ms Justine Bagyenda, has filed a case against 12 media houses at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) accusing them of defamation.

[Monitor] Kampala -The outgoing Bank of Uganda supervision director, Ms Justine Bagyenda, has filed a case against 12 media houses at the Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) accusing them of defamation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Matiba’s Body to Be Taken By Road to Murang’a for 2nd Funeral Service

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The body of the late Kenneth Matiba will be transported by road to Murang’a on Thursday, where a second funeral service will be held in his honour.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The body of the late Kenneth Matiba will be transported by road to Murang'a on Thursday, where a second funeral service will be held in his honour.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Wants People Arrested for Misusing Free Mosquito Nets

[Monitor] Ugandans who receive free insecticide treated mosquito nets and misuse them risk arrest for sabotaging government efforts to eradicate malaria, State Minister of Health for General Duties, Dr Sarah Achieng Opendi has said.

[Monitor] Ugandans who receive free insecticide treated mosquito nets and misuse them risk arrest for sabotaging government efforts to eradicate malaria, State Minister of Health for General Duties, Dr Sarah Achieng Opendi has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Media Landscape Dogged By Challenges in 2017 – Report

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania’s media landscape remained challenging in 2017, a new survey shows, citing threats and harassment of journalists as vivid examples of how freedom of expression was violated throughout the year.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania's media landscape remained challenging in 2017, a new survey shows, citing threats and harassment of journalists as vivid examples of how freedom of expression was violated throughout the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Pharmacists Seek Foreign Exchange of N200 to U.S.$1

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) on Wednesday demanded an exchange rate of N200 to $1 as a measure to reduce prices of drugs especially anti-malarial drugs in the country.

[Daily Trust] Lagos -The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) on Wednesday demanded an exchange rate of N200 to $1 as a measure to reduce prices of drugs especially anti-malarial drugs in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

DNA Samples Link Alleged Serial Rapist to 15 Cases

[News24Wire] The Limpopo High Court has heard how DNA samples collected from alleged victims of a serial rapist helped to prosecute the man who is accused of conducting a reign of terror on women for almost four years.

[News24Wire] The Limpopo High Court has heard how DNA samples collected from alleged victims of a serial rapist helped to prosecute the man who is accused of conducting a reign of terror on women for almost four years.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Malaria Vaccines Show Positive Signs

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Hope of getting a malaria vaccine is increasing following the announcement by Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) on Wednesday that two of its projects had shown positive results.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Hope of getting a malaria vaccine is increasing following the announcement by Ifakara Health Institute (IHI) on Wednesday that two of its projects had shown positive results.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania