Age Limit – Muhakanizi and Nambooze Cross-Examined

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The permanent secretary and secretary to the Treasury Keith Muhakinizi says Bukhooli North MP Gaster Mugoya Kyawa requested for a certificate of financial implications regarding a referendum on extending the pre…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The permanent secretary and secretary to the Treasury Keith Muhakinizi says Bukhooli North MP Gaster Mugoya Kyawa requested for a certificate of financial implications regarding a referendum on extending the presidential term to from five to seven years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

El-Zakzaky – Again, Shi’ites, Security Operatives Clash

[Vanguard] Abuja -Another attempt by members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria, otherwise known as Shiites, to ground Abuja, yesterday, through protest over the continuous detention of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, was foiled by the police.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Another attempt by members of Islamic Movement of Nigeria, otherwise known as Shiites, to ground Abuja, yesterday, through protest over the continuous detention of their leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, was foiled by the police.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania’s Acacia Gold Output Drops By 50%

[East African] Tanzania gold miner Acacia has reported a 50 per cent drop in its production in the first quarter of this year, largely due to a scaling down of operations in one of its mines affected by the dispute with the government.

[East African] Tanzania gold miner Acacia has reported a 50 per cent drop in its production in the first quarter of this year, largely due to a scaling down of operations in one of its mines affected by the dispute with the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Are We As a People Fair to Those Who Put Down Their Lives So That We Remain United?

[Vanguard] Former military President, Ibrahim Babangida, Monday night, reminisced over his role in aborting the June 12, 1993 elections won by late business mogul, Chief M.K.O. Abiola, saying he may go down in history as a leader without an autobiography.

[Vanguard] Former military President, Ibrahim Babangida, Monday night, reminisced over his role in aborting the June 12, 1993 elections won by late business mogul, Chief M.K.O. Abiola, saying he may go down in history as a leader without an autobiography.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Karitas Karisimbi On Return to TV

[Independent (Kampala)] Karitas Karisimbi insists on being referred to as ‘Nalongo’ – for having had twins eight years ago. Three months ago, Karitas returned to TV screens; specifically NBS TV, after a break.

[Independent (Kampala)] Karitas Karisimbi insists on being referred to as 'Nalongo' - for having had twins eight years ago. Three months ago, Karitas returned to TV screens; specifically NBS TV, after a break.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nigeria to Auction N90 Billion Bonds

[Premium Times] The federal government has offered for subscription by auction N90 billion worth of bonds in its April 25 auction, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said.

[Premium Times] The federal government has offered for subscription by auction N90 billion worth of bonds in its April 25 auction, the Debt Management Office (DMO) said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Nigeria Is in Sad State – Tinubu

[Premium Times] Bola Tinubu, a national Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has again blamed past civilian administrations, especially the Jonathan government for the nation’s economic woes.

[Premium Times] Bola Tinubu, a national Leader of the All Progressives Congress (APC) has again blamed past civilian administrations, especially the Jonathan government for the nation's economic woes.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Bank Reviews Nigeria’s Economic Growth Downwards

[Vanguard] THE World Bank has effected a massive cut in its projections for Nigeria’s economic growth rate for 2018 to 2.1 percent, down from 2.5 percent and 1.9 percent for 2019, down from 2.8 percent.

[Vanguard] THE World Bank has effected a massive cut in its projections for Nigeria's economic growth rate for 2018 to 2.1 percent, down from 2.5 percent and 1.9 percent for 2019, down from 2.8 percent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria