Saurimo/Luena Road Reopen

[ANGOP] Saurimo -Road connecting Saurimo city in eastern Lunda Sul province to Luena (Moxico) reopened to traffic on Wednesday after five days of interdiction.

[ANGOP] Saurimo -Road connecting Saurimo city in eastern Lunda Sul province to Luena (Moxico) reopened to traffic on Wednesday after five days of interdiction.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Ban On Commercial Sex Fails

[Monitor] Mpigi District leadership’s dream of having a community free of commercial sex workers has faced a setback after local police failed to enforce the ban passed against this business.

[Monitor] Mpigi District leadership's dream of having a community free of commercial sex workers has faced a setback after local police failed to enforce the ban passed against this business.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Loses Wetlands, Money to Speculative Encroachers

[Monitor] The increasing encroachment on wetlands in Wakiso and Mpigi districts, particularly on the demarcated route for Busega-Mpigi Expressway, is a result of speculators, who secured land titles in the area in anticipation of getting astronomical c…

[Monitor] The increasing encroachment on wetlands in Wakiso and Mpigi districts, particularly on the demarcated route for Busega-Mpigi Expressway, is a result of speculators, who secured land titles in the area in anticipation of getting astronomical compensation from government, a top technical staff at Wakiso District has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Families Denied Entry to Receive Their Heroes

[Monitor] Kampala -Families and friends of athletes from the Sebei region had a day to forget after they were blocked by security operatives from accessing the VVIP terminal at Entebbe Airport as the team returned from the Commonwealth Games yesterday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Families and friends of athletes from the Sebei region had a day to forget after they were blocked by security operatives from accessing the VVIP terminal at Entebbe Airport as the team returned from the Commonwealth Games yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Officer Beats Fibroids to Produce Quadruplets

[Monitor] Kampala -The couple longed for a child after three years in marriage. When 33-year-old Rosette Ofubo, a police officer in the Engineering and Logistics directorate, finally conceived, trepidation momentarily replaced joy.

[Monitor] Kampala -The couple longed for a child after three years in marriage. When 33-year-old Rosette Ofubo, a police officer in the Engineering and Logistics directorate, finally conceived, trepidation momentarily replaced joy.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Importers Want Review of Bill Banning Old Cars

[Monitor] Kampala -Car importers have asked government to review the proposal to ban importation of cars that are older than eight years.

[Monitor] Kampala -Car importers have asked government to review the proposal to ban importation of cars that are older than eight years.

Police Posts Closure Raises More Questions

[Monitor] The boldness and ruthlessness of criminals over the last couple of years seem to have pushed the Uganda Police Force to close more than 1,600 police posts around the country.

[Monitor] The boldness and ruthlessness of criminals over the last couple of years seem to have pushed the Uganda Police Force to close more than 1,600 police posts around the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Will Cuban Doctors Cure Uganda’s Healthcare?

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Medical Association (UMA) has scoffed at government’s deal with the Cuban government to bring into the country more than 200 doctors, saying there is no shortage of doctors in Uganda.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Medical Association (UMA) has scoffed at government's deal with the Cuban government to bring into the country more than 200 doctors, saying there is no shortage of doctors in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda