Senate of Lateness, Disorderliness: Saraki, Ekweremadu, All Others Culpable

[Premium Times] “Distinguish Senators, please take your seat… Honourable Philips Aduda, the only senator without a state (laughter), the stateless senator, please take your seat… Senator Marafa, stop disturbing the Chief Whip, you are not sitting p…

[Premium Times] "Distinguish Senators, please take your seat... Honourable Philips Aduda, the only senator without a state (laughter), the stateless senator, please take your seat... Senator Marafa, stop disturbing the Chief Whip, you are not sitting properly... Senator Wakili, please stop disturbing Senator Uzodinma."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Seven-Year Term for MPs Illegal

[Observer] I will start by quoting Article 1 (3) of Uganda’s constitution: “All power and authority of Government and its organs derive from this Constitution, which in turn derives its authority from the people who consent to be governed in accordance…

[Observer] I will start by quoting Article 1 (3) of Uganda's constitution: "All power and authority of Government and its organs derive from this Constitution, which in turn derives its authority from the people who consent to be governed in accordance with this Constitution."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Experts Warn – Uganda in Trouble With No Age Limits

[Observer] It had been hoped that Article 102(b) of the 1995 Constitution would guarantee a peaceful transition of power from President Museveni but now that it is gone, observers warn “the future doesn’t look good.”

[Observer] It had been hoped that Article 102(b) of the 1995 Constitution would guarantee a peaceful transition of power from President Museveni but now that it is gone, observers warn "the future doesn't look good."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hits, Misses of 2017 Showbiz

[The Herald] The year 2017 will go down in the annals of history as Jah Prayzah’s year. The Uzumba born singer proved that he is not only tall in his stature, but stood out among his peers as he was the talk of town throughout the twelve months of the …

[The Herald] The year 2017 will go down in the annals of history as Jah Prayzah's year. The Uzumba born singer proved that he is not only tall in his stature, but stood out among his peers as he was the talk of town throughout the twelve months of the year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

100 Rebels Killed in DR Congo Strikes – Defence Force

[Monitor] Uganda Peoples Defence forces on Wednesday claimed that its operations in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo killed over 100 members of a Ugandan Muslim rebel group accused of murdering UN peacekeepers.

[Monitor] Uganda Peoples Defence forces on Wednesday claimed that its operations in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo killed over 100 members of a Ugandan Muslim rebel group accused of murdering UN peacekeepers.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa