High Court Asked to Issue UK Arrest Warrant for Biafra Leader Kanu

[Vanguard] Abuja -A kinsman to the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has approached the Federal High Court in Abuja, praying it to order British High Commission and Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, to arrest and…

[Vanguard] Abuja -A kinsman to the leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, has approached the Federal High Court in Abuja, praying it to order British High Commission and Nigerian Immigration Service, NIS, to arrest and repatriate him from the United Kingdom back to Nigeria to stand his trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Let Religious Leaders Present Views to the Committee of Parliament

[Monitor] The Daily Monitor of October 5, had a screaming headline: ‘Removing age limit is treason – Odama’. This was in reference to a press release the previous day by religious leaders in Acholi leaders under their umbrella organisation – Acholi Rel…

[Monitor] The Daily Monitor of October 5, had a screaming headline: 'Removing age limit is treason - Odama'. This was in reference to a press release the previous day by religious leaders in Acholi leaders under their umbrella organisation - Acholi Religious Leaders Peace Initiative (ARLPI). Indeed, this paper produced the full statement verbatim signed John Baptist Odama, the Archbishop of Gulu Archdiocese. In the statement, the religious leaders assert thus "our role is to advise the citizens of Uganda to stand on

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Probe Three NGOs Over Funding

[Monitor] Kampala -The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) has written to the Non-Government Organisation Bureau about the three civil society organisations it is investigating.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Directorate of Criminal Investigations (CID) has written to the Non-Government Organisation Bureau about the three civil society organisations it is investigating.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ghana Protest May Not Achieve Much

[Monitor] Kampala -Egypt, who played their penultimate 2018 World Cup qualifier at home to Congo last night, will have as well continued with their business and cared less about the mess between Uganda and Ghana.

[Monitor] Kampala -Egypt, who played their penultimate 2018 World Cup qualifier at home to Congo last night, will have as well continued with their business and cared less about the mess between Uganda and Ghana.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Let’s Scrap the Darn Age Limit and These Too

[Monitor] Stockholm Syndrome, that stage where a hostage begins to feel closer to the hostage taker, is that where Uganda is at going by what the Opposition is saying? Me I don’t know. I tried to ask my daughter if she knew age limit. A mistake.

[Monitor] Stockholm Syndrome, that stage where a hostage begins to feel closer to the hostage taker, is that where Uganda is at going by what the Opposition is saying? Me I don't know. I tried to ask my daughter if she knew age limit. A mistake.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why the Aga Khan Deserves Uganda’s Highest Civilian Honour

[Monitor] When he takes to the podium to be honoured today, it won’t be by accident or even a miracle; it will be tribute to decades of work and contribution His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV has done in Uganda that have outlived many post-independ…

[Monitor] When he takes to the podium to be honoured today, it won't be by accident or even a miracle; it will be tribute to decades of work and contribution His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV has done in Uganda that have outlived many post-independent governments.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

25,000 Genocide Convicts Reconcile With Survivors in Nyamirama

[New Times] Chantal Mutuyimana stood in a crowd in Kayonza District and spoke. The mood was sombre but her conciliatory tone lifted the spirit. The 34-year-old said: “I have left my two-year-old child in the care of a man who killed seven members of my…

[New Times] Chantal Mutuyimana stood in a crowd in Kayonza District and spoke. The mood was sombre but her conciliatory tone lifted the spirit. The 34-year-old said: "I have left my two-year-old child in the care of a man who killed seven members of my family duing the Genocide. But am I worried for her safety? No. There was then and there is today; I know my child is in safe hands."

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kadaga Could Have Averted the Chaos in Parliament

[Monitor] I followed very closely the process of the drafting of the 1995 Constitution by the Constituent Assembly in 1994/1995, chaired by the late James Waphakabulo. Wapa, as he was fondly called, was a man of high intellect, integrity and humour.

[Monitor] I followed very closely the process of the drafting of the 1995 Constitution by the Constituent Assembly in 1994/1995, chaired by the late James Waphakabulo. Wapa, as he was fondly called, was a man of high intellect, integrity and humour.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda’s 55 Years As a Free Nation

[Monitor] Five years ago today, Uganda celebrated a significant milestone. It was the crowning moment of several months of preparations to celebrate 50 years as an independent nation. On this day in 2012, the country was in festive mood. The beautiful …

[Monitor] Five years ago today, Uganda celebrated a significant milestone. It was the crowning moment of several months of preparations to celebrate 50 years as an independent nation. On this day in 2012, the country was in festive mood. The beautiful Black Yellow Red national flag colours decorated the city as Ugandans relished the joy of being a free country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda