3.4 Million More People Slip Into Poverty

[Monitor] Kampala -More Ugandans are slipping into poverty with the number of poor people increasing from 6.6 million in 2012/13 to 10 million in 2016/17, according to the Uganda National Household Survey (UNHS) 2016/17 report released yesterday by the…

[Monitor] Kampala -More Ugandans are slipping into poverty with the number of poor people increasing from 6.6 million in 2012/13 to 10 million in 2016/17, according to the Uganda National Household Survey (UNHS) 2016/17 report released yesterday by the Uganda Bureau of Statistics (UBOS).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zambia To Camp In Ghana

The Chipolopolo boys will set up base in Ghana ahead of the crucial Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup against Nigeria. According to the itinerary availed to Fazfootball.com, the local player players summoned for duty will leave for Ghana on Sunday … Continued

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The Chipolopolo boys will set up base in Ghana ahead of the crucial Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup against Nigeria. According to the itinerary availed to Fazfootball.com, the local player players summoned for duty will leave for Ghana on Sunday and set up base in Accra where foreign based players will join from. On Wednesday the team will head to Nigeria ahead of Saturday’s showdown in Uyo where the match will be staged at the God’s Will Akpabio Stadium. Nigeria leads Group B on 10 points while Zambia is second on seven points with Cameroun on three points while Algeria is stuck at the bottom with one point. Coach Wedson Nyirenda is expected to announce his final team on Friday at a media briefing. (Source: Fazfootball.com) The post Zambia To Camp In Ghana appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Restructuring – Kano, Katsina Kick Against Devolution of Power

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano and Katsina states have kicked against devolution of central government power, saying the federal government should rather be strengthening financially to ensure effective service delivery.

[Daily Trust] Kano -Kano and Katsina states have kicked against devolution of central government power, saying the federal government should rather be strengthening financially to ensure effective service delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2018 World Cup Qualifiers – FIFA Names Referee for Nigeria-Zambia Clash

[Premium Times] The world football governing body, FIFA, has appointed Joshua Bondo as the referee for Nigeria’s crucial Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifying clash with Zambia.

[Premium Times] The world football governing body, FIFA, has appointed Joshua Bondo as the referee for Nigeria's crucial Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifying clash with Zambia.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Governor Fayose Formally Declares Presidential Ambition

[Premium Times] The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has officially declared his intention to contest the 2019 presidential election under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

[Premium Times] The Governor of Ekiti State, Ayodele Fayose, has officially declared his intention to contest the 2019 presidential election under the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Evicted MPs Plan to Sue Parliament

[Observer] By close of business yesterday, the law firms that have been given instructions to represent members of parliament who were beaten by security at Parliament were meeting to agree on how to proceed.

[Observer] By close of business yesterday, the law firms that have been given instructions to represent members of parliament who were beaten by security at Parliament were meeting to agree on how to proceed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda