UPDF to Build Makerere Perimeter Wall

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) has undertaken construction works for a resilient perimeter fence around Makerere University premises.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) has undertaken construction works for a resilient perimeter fence around Makerere University premises.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sh6 Billion Handshake Was Justified-Mwenda

[Monitor] Advocating. The inquiry into the Shs6 billion ‘handshake’ continues with journalist Andrew Mwenda, the Elders’ Council, civil society and the Uganda Law Society appearing as witnesses. Ibrahim A Manzil relays what transpired

[Monitor] Advocating. The inquiry into the Shs6 billion 'handshake' continues with journalist Andrew Mwenda, the Elders' Council, civil society and the Uganda Law Society appearing as witnesses. Ibrahim A Manzil relays what transpired

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Amina Mohammed Lists Priorities At UN

[This Day] The United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Ms. Amina Mohammed, has said her responsibility at the UN will be to focus primarily on helping the UN Secretary-General António Guterres to reposition sustainable development as the heart of the organisation.

[This Day] The United Nations Deputy Secretary-General, Ms. Amina Mohammed, has said her responsibility at the UN will be to focus primarily on helping the UN Secretary-General António Guterres to reposition sustainable development as the heart of the organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ugandans Asked to Donate Eyes

[Monitor] Kampala -The North Indian Community Association of Uganda (NICAU) has asked government to build an eye bank so that Ugandans can be initiated into a culture of donating eyes.

[Monitor] Kampala -The North Indian Community Association of Uganda (NICAU) has asked government to build an eye bank so that Ugandans can be initiated into a culture of donating eyes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Senate Rejects Calls to Severe Ties With South Africa Over Xenophobia Attacks

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate has rejected a call by some lawmakers urging the Nigerian Government to reconsider its diplomatic ties with the South African over the ongoing xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in the former apartheid country.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate has rejected a call by some lawmakers urging the Nigerian Government to reconsider its diplomatic ties with the South African over the ongoing xenophobic attacks on Nigerians living in the former apartheid country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Pinnick Gets Govt Nod for CAF Seat

[This Day] President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, has been endorsed by the Federal Government to contest for a seat on the executive committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) at the election slated to hold on …

[This Day] President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick, has been endorsed by the Federal Government to contest for a seat on the executive committee of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) at the election slated to hold on March 16 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tonto Promised to Ruin Hubby, Big Church Foundation – Family Source

[Leadership] Since the announcement that her wedding has hit the rocks actress Tonto Dikeh and ex-wife of philanthropist Olakunle Churchill has gone to the press with a number of stories, with the latest being that her ex-husband infected her with sexu…

[Leadership] Since the announcement that her wedding has hit the rocks actress Tonto Dikeh and ex-wife of philanthropist Olakunle Churchill has gone to the press with a number of stories, with the latest being that her ex-husband infected her with sexually transmitted diseases and, that all the cars she bought in the course of their wedding were bought by her.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Amina Mohammed Sworn-in As UN Deputy Sec-Gen

[Guardian] Ms Amina Mohammed, the immediate past Minister of Environment, has been sworn-in as the fifth Deputy Secretary-General of the UN at the UN Headquarters in New York on Tuesday.

[Guardian] Ms Amina Mohammed, the immediate past Minister of Environment, has been sworn-in as the fifth Deputy Secretary-General of the UN at the UN Headquarters in New York on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Main Petroleum Bill to Be Passed By April – Senator

[Premium Times] The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources, Upstream, Donald Alasoadura, has assured that the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill will be passed latest in April.

[Premium Times] The Chairman, Senate Committee on Petroleum Resources, Upstream, Donald Alasoadura, has assured that the Petroleum Industry Governance Bill will be passed latest in April.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Xenophobia – Nigeria to Reconsider Diplomatic Ties With S/Africa, Sends Delegation

[Vanguard] Following the resurfaced xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and other nationals living in South Africa, the Senate, during plenary on Tuesday, resolved to send a strong delegation of Nigerian legislatures to the South African parliament to…

[Vanguard] Following the resurfaced xenophobic attacks against Nigerians and other nationals living in South Africa, the Senate, during plenary on Tuesday, resolved to send a strong delegation of Nigerian legislatures to the South African parliament to put an end to the ugly trend. The Senate equally warned that should the trend persist, Nigeria may be forced to reconsider its diplomatic ties with South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria