Former State Minister Evode Imena Gets Bail

[New Times] Nyarugenge Intermediate Court yesterday granted bail to Evode Imena, the former State Minister for Mining, who is charged with using fraudulent means in issuing a mining permit.

[New Times] Nyarugenge Intermediate Court yesterday granted bail to Evode Imena, the former State Minister for Mining, who is charged with using fraudulent means in issuing a mining permit.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Where Will Gold Come From to Feed Uganda’s New Refinery?

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda’s gold exports have continued to baffle many. As at the end of 2016 the exports rose to $336m (Shs1.2 trillion), rivaling coffee and the sole reason Uganda’s exports rose 1 per cent. This is the closest any single export has c…

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda's gold exports have continued to baffle many. As at the end of 2016 the exports rose to $336m (Shs1.2 trillion), rivaling coffee and the sole reason Uganda's exports rose 1 per cent. This is the closest any single export has come close to coffee in many years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UNZA Don Condemns PF For Refusing To Meet Hichilema

Unza don Dr Alex Ngoma says it is wrong for the ruling PF to refuse to dialogue with the opposition UPND. He said the PF as the party in power should be in the fore front championing dialogue. PF deputy … Continued

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Unza don Dr Alex Ngoma says it is wrong for the ruling PF to refuse to dialogue with the opposition UPND. He said the PF as the party in power should be in the fore front championing dialogue. PF deputy spokesperson Frank Bwalya says President Edgar Lungu will not meet UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema as the opposition leader has repeatedly said he does not recognize him. Hichilema made a half-hearted call for dialogue with President Lungu. Dr Ngoma said the UPND should also be more conciliatory in their tone when raising their concerns. The post UNZA Don Condemns PF For Refusing To Meet Hichilema appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Teach Teenagers Contraceptives Use, Says Gender Minister

[New Times] There is need to expand birth control teachings among teenagers in part to control teenage pregnancies, the Minister for Gender and Family Promotion Esperance Nyirasafari has said.

[New Times] There is need to expand birth control teachings among teenagers in part to control teenage pregnancies, the Minister for Gender and Family Promotion Esperance Nyirasafari has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Governor Lusaka in Trade War Between Kenya and Tanzania

[Nation] Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka has been caught up in a high stakes trade war between Kenya and Tanzania after an Arusha company alleged he had instructed it to label fertiliser bags it was exporting “Made in Kenya”.

[Nation] Bungoma Governor Ken Lusaka has been caught up in a high stakes trade war between Kenya and Tanzania after an Arusha company alleged he had instructed it to label fertiliser bags it was exporting "Made in Kenya".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya