Budget Meets IMF Terms, Official Says

[Shabelle] The budget approved by Somalia’s parliament this week is in line with fiscal reforms the government committed to when it entered an International Monetary Fund programme in May, an IMF official told Reuters.

[Shabelle] The budget approved by Somalia's parliament this week is in line with fiscal reforms the government committed to when it entered an International Monetary Fund programme in May, an IMF official told Reuters.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

10,000 Residents Block Land Giveaway to Pastor Kakande

[Monitor] Mubende -About 10,000 residents of Manyogaseka and Kiganda sub-counties in Mubende District have protested a plan by the authorities to give away 26 square miles of land to Pastor Samuel Kakande.

[Monitor] Mubende -About 10,000 residents of Manyogaseka and Kiganda sub-counties in Mubende District have protested a plan by the authorities to give away 26 square miles of land to Pastor Samuel Kakande.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Power Company Explains Wednesday Blackout

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) has attributed the blackout on Wednesday to a system failure in the Bujagali transmission switchyard.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) has attributed the blackout on Wednesday to a system failure in the Bujagali transmission switchyard.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ousman Jammeh’s Appointment Rescinded, Rejects Redeployment to DOA

[Foroyaa] Ousman Jammeh has rejected his appointment as the Director General of the Department of Agriculture following the rescinding of his appointment as Permanent Secretary One (1) at the Ministry of Agriculture.

[Foroyaa] Ousman Jammeh has rejected his appointment as the Director General of the Department of Agriculture following the rescinding of his appointment as Permanent Secretary One (1) at the Ministry of Agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Ports Asst Coach – the League Is Tough

[Foroyaa] Gambia Ports Authority are finding it hard to win games owing to toughness of the league, assistant coach Hadji Tunkara admits. Tunkara’s comments followed Ports’ 2-0 win over table-topper Banjul United.

[Foroyaa] Gambia Ports Authority are finding it hard to win games owing to toughness of the league, assistant coach Hadji Tunkara admits. Tunkara's comments followed Ports' 2-0 win over table-topper Banjul United.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Hamza Picked Among Finest in Croatia

[Foroyaa] Hamza Barry’s performances this campaign hasn’t gone unnoticed as he gets picked as one of the league’s most notable stars. Croatian publication Tportal voted Algerian forward Hilal Soudani as the standout in its annual best captain of the se…

[Foroyaa] Hamza Barry's performances this campaign hasn't gone unnoticed as he gets picked as one of the league's most notable stars. Croatian publication Tportal voted Algerian forward Hilal Soudani as the standout in its annual best captain of the season awards.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

More Diarrhoea Cases Among Children in Camp

[Radio Dabanga] Unity -Dozens of children suffered from diarrhoea in Yida refugee camp in South Sudan’s Unity state this week. A medical source reported to Radio Dabanga that the camp has witnessed an outbreak of diarrhoea, mainly among children.

[Radio Dabanga] Unity -Dozens of children suffered from diarrhoea in Yida refugee camp in South Sudan's Unity state this week. A medical source reported to Radio Dabanga that the camp has witnessed an outbreak of diarrhoea, mainly among children.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Who Will Be EALA Fifth Speaker?

[Monitor] Arusha -Two Members of Parliament are likely to attract the attention of their fellow lawmakers today when the enlarged East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) reconvenes after a six month lull due to long electioneering period in Kenya.

[Monitor] Arusha -Two Members of Parliament are likely to attract the attention of their fellow lawmakers today when the enlarged East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) reconvenes after a six month lull due to long electioneering period in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda