One Killed, Three Injured in Amuru Land Dispute

[Monitor] Amuru -One person has been confirmed dead while three others are nursing severe injuries after being hacked following a land wrangle between close family members in Amuru District.

[Monitor] Amuru -One person has been confirmed dead while three others are nursing severe injuries after being hacked following a land wrangle between close family members in Amuru District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Football Body Implores Government to Support Cranes

[Monitor] Kampala -With the next World Cup qualifiers for Uganda Cranes against Ghana (October 7) and Congo (November 6) just around the corner, Fufa president Moses Magogo yesterday revealed that preparations for both games will require $500000 (Shs1….

[Monitor] Kampala -With the next World Cup qualifiers for Uganda Cranes against Ghana (October 7) and Congo (November 6) just around the corner, Fufa president Moses Magogo yesterday revealed that preparations for both games will require $500000 (Shs1.7bn) if the Russia dream is to stay alive.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UCC Directive Bites As Broadcasters Comply

[Monitor] Radio and television stations that have been relaying live proceedings of Parliament debating Constitutional amendments on Wednesday halted the broadcasts following a directive by Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), the sector regulator.

[Monitor] Radio and television stations that have been relaying live proceedings of Parliament debating Constitutional amendments on Wednesday halted the broadcasts following a directive by Uganda Communications Commission (UCC), the sector regulator.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

TV Personality Accuses MP Bobi Wine of Endangering Road Users

[Monitor] Television personality Ms Justine Nameere has accused Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine of reckless driving and “showbizzing” following Tuesday’s events at Parliament.

[Monitor] Television personality Ms Justine Nameere has accused Kyaddondo East MP Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine of reckless driving and "showbizzing" following Tuesday's events at Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Back to War – Cameroon Forcibly Deporting Nigerian Refugees

[IRIN] Abuja -Cameroonian soldiers are using “extreme physical violence” to force tens of thousands of refugees fleeing the Boko Haram insurgency to return to northeastern Nigeria, Human Rights Watch has warned.

[IRIN] Abuja -Cameroonian soldiers are using "extreme physical violence" to force tens of thousands of refugees fleeing the Boko Haram insurgency to return to northeastern Nigeria, Human Rights Watch has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Nigeria Now Second World’s Leading Producer of Sorghum

[Vanguard] Nigeria’s agribusiness in the sorghum cultivation is now amongst world’s leading position at number two after the United States of America, USA, which is the number one world’s leading producer.

[Vanguard] Nigeria's agribusiness in the sorghum cultivation is now amongst world's leading position at number two after the United States of America, USA, which is the number one world's leading producer.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Economic Inequality Lies Behind Growing Calls for Secession in Nigeria

[The Conversation Africa] The rise of ethnic and religious nationalism in Nigeria in the last decade has led to such high levels of tension that it’s prompted people to ask if it will survive as a country. Or if Nigeria is on the brink of another civil…

[The Conversation Africa] The rise of ethnic and religious nationalism in Nigeria in the last decade has led to such high levels of tension that it's prompted people to ask if it will survive as a country. Or if Nigeria is on the brink of another civil war.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

A New Beginning for Somalia?

[Deutsche Welle] Under the Trump administration, the US has significantly amped up military engagement in Somalia. Special forces are fighting alongside Somali soldiers to defeat terror organization al-Shabab. Sandra Petersmann reports.

[Deutsche Welle] Under the Trump administration, the US has significantly amped up military engagement in Somalia. Special forces are fighting alongside Somali soldiers to defeat terror organization al-Shabab. Sandra Petersmann reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia