Torture, Stella Nyanzi Dominate Law Society report

[Monitor] Kampala -Torture of suspects in detention at the infamous Nalufenya Police Station in the aftermath of assassination of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi and the prosecution of Makerere University Research Fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi have dominated the s…

[Monitor] Kampala -Torture of suspects in detention at the infamous Nalufenya Police Station in the aftermath of assassination of AIGP Andrew Felix Kaweesi and the prosecution of Makerere University Research Fellow Dr Stella Nyanzi have dominated the second quarter of rule of law report released by the Uganda Law Society (ULS).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chief of Staff Assesses Troops’ Combative Preparedness

[ANGOP] Uíge -The Chief of the General Staff of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), General Geraldo Chachipengo Nunda, visited on Sunday the 5327 military unit of infantry in Maquela do Zombo municipality to assess the level of combative preparedness of troops stationed in the region.

[ANGOP] Uíge -The Chief of the General Staff of the Angolan Armed Forces (FAA), General Geraldo Chachipengo Nunda, visited on Sunday the 5327 military unit of infantry in Maquela do Zombo municipality to assess the level of combative preparedness of troops stationed in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

No Anambra Child’ll Be Out of School By 2030 – State Govt

[Vanguard] THE Anambra State government has promised that no child of the state would be out of school by the year 2030 going by the measures being put in place by the current administration.

[Vanguard] THE Anambra State government has promised that no child of the state would be out of school by the year 2030 going by the measures being put in place by the current administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Court Grants Serap Permission for Judicial Review of Spending of Paris Club Refunds

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos last Friday granted Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) leave “to apply for judicial relief and to seek an order of mandamus directing and/or compelling the government to publ…

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos last Friday granted Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) leave "to apply for judicial relief and to seek an order of mandamus directing and/or compelling the government to publish details of spending of N388.304billion London Paris Club Loan refunds allegedly divert and mismanaged by 35 States."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

MPs Call for Public Holiday to Honor 2008 Election Violence Victims

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T MPs Tuesday moved a ‘motion’ calling on government to declare June 27 a public holiday to commemorate the killing of hundreds of the main opposition’s followers during the violent Presidential run-off election June 2008.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T MPs Tuesday moved a 'motion' calling on government to declare June 27 a public holiday to commemorate the killing of hundreds of the main opposition's followers during the violent Presidential run-off election June 2008.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

TSC Transfers All Teachers of Kirimon After Caning Incident

[Nation] The fate of pupils of Kirimon Primary School in Samburu County hangs in the balance after the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) issued transfer letters to all the 13 teachers in the institution.

[Nation] The fate of pupils of Kirimon Primary School in Samburu County hangs in the balance after the Teachers Service Commission (TSC) issued transfer letters to all the 13 teachers in the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Government Pushes to Increase Student Accommodation

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says government is making a major push to ensure much greater availability of decent, affordable student accommodation at the country’s public universities and colleges.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Higher Education and Training Minister Blade Nzimande says government is making a major push to ensure much greater availability of decent, affordable student accommodation at the country's public universities and colleges.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Liberia Law Society Want Pres. Sirleaf, Legislature Act On Land Rights Act

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Law Society welcomes President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf’S recent statement in regards to the urgent passage of the Land Rights Act.

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -The Liberia Law Society welcomes President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf'S recent statement in regards to the urgent passage of the Land Rights Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia