Organised Crime Threatens Uganda’s Thriving Gold Trade

[ISS] Gold has become one of Uganda’s top exports, but multiple questions surround this glittering trade. On 20 February, Uganda celebrated a year since it officially launched East Africa’s first gold refinery. Inaugurated by Ugandan President Yoweri M…

[ISS] Gold has become one of Uganda's top exports, but multiple questions surround this glittering trade. On 20 February, Uganda celebrated a year since it officially launched East Africa's first gold refinery. Inaugurated by Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni in the lakeside town of Entebbe, the US$15 million African Gold Refinery has since elicited a number of concerns.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

SARS Operatives Arrest Dino Melaye

[Vanguard] Abuja -Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Dino Melaye, APC, Kogi West has been arrested by operatives of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Chairman, Senate Committee on the Federal Capital Territory, FCT, Senator Dino Melaye, APC, Kogi West has been arrested by operatives of the Special Anti Robbery Squad, SARS.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Let’s Play Our Part During African Vaccination Week

[Citizen] Parents would usually do their best to ensure that their children stay healthy. One way of doing that is by vaccinating them against common diseases. It so happens that the African Vaccination Week (AVW) is upon us.

[Citizen] Parents would usually do their best to ensure that their children stay healthy. One way of doing that is by vaccinating them against common diseases. It so happens that the African Vaccination Week (AVW) is upon us.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jason Momoa Coming to South Africa for Comic Con

[News24Wire] Jason Momoa is coming to Johannesburg for Comic Con Africa which is going to be held from 14 – 16 September 2018 at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre.

[News24Wire] Jason Momoa is coming to Johannesburg for Comic Con Africa which is going to be held from 14 - 16 September 2018 at Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit and International Convention Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Again, Police Foiled Three Suicide Attacks in Bama

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -Borno state Police Command has confirmed that security Operatives have foiled an attempted suicide attacks by three members of dreadedaram sect on Bama Local Government Area of Borno state.

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -Borno state Police Command has confirmed that security Operatives have foiled an attempted suicide attacks by three members of dreadedaram sect on Bama Local Government Area of Borno state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Majority of Kenyans Back Counties, Skeptical On Devolution of Health

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A majority of Kenyans support devolution, five years since the creation of county governments albeit with reservations on functions to be executed by the devolved units.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A majority of Kenyans support devolution, five years since the creation of county governments albeit with reservations on functions to be executed by the devolved units.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Miller Wins Gold at African Mountain Bike Championships

[Namibian] Alex Miller was Namibia’s star performer at the African Mountain Bike Championships in Egypt over the weekend, winning a gold medal, while Tristan de Lange won silver and Till Drobisch bronze.

[Namibian] Alex Miller was Namibia's star performer at the African Mountain Bike Championships in Egypt over the weekend, winning a gold medal, while Tristan de Lange won silver and Till Drobisch bronze.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Saints Take Over At the Top

[Namibian] Saints heralded in a new era for Namibian hockey with their women’s team winning the Bank Windhoek Indoor Premier League title for the first time, while their men’s team is poised to do the same on Tuesday night.

[Namibian] Saints heralded in a new era for Namibian hockey with their women's team winning the Bank Windhoek Indoor Premier League title for the first time, while their men's team is poised to do the same on Tuesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia