I Am Not Interested in Politics – Gen Katumba

[Monitor] Mukono -State minister for Works, Gen Katumba Wamala, has dismissed speculation that he is planning to join active politics when he retires from the army, saying his advanced age cannot allow him to.

[Monitor] Mukono -State minister for Works, Gen Katumba Wamala, has dismissed speculation that he is planning to join active politics when he retires from the army, saying his advanced age cannot allow him to.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Committee to Restrict Foreigners in Petty Trade

[Monitor] Kampala -Trade minister Amelia Kyambadde has commissioned a committee comprising of several government ministries, departments and agencies to develop regulations restricting foreigners in petty and retail trade.

[Monitor] Kampala -Trade minister Amelia Kyambadde has commissioned a committee comprising of several government ministries, departments and agencies to develop regulations restricting foreigners in petty and retail trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Al-Shabaab Defectors Being Rehabilitated to Re-enter Society

[VOA] Last June, al-Shabab militants attacked an Ethiopian base in the Somali town of Halgan, one of several raids on African Union military camps. The Ethiopian troops repelled the attack, causing massive casualties.

[VOA] Last June, al-Shabab militants attacked an Ethiopian base in the Somali town of Halgan, one of several raids on African Union military camps. The Ethiopian troops repelled the attack, causing massive casualties.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Criminal Gangs Target Boda Boda Riders

[Monitor] Arua -Several youth who had resorted to boda boda riding to earn a living are now scared for their lives following the emergence of a new crime wave targeting them. A number of criminal gangs have set base in several areas from where they eme…

[Monitor] Arua -Several youth who had resorted to boda boda riding to earn a living are now scared for their lives following the emergence of a new crime wave targeting them. A number of criminal gangs have set base in several areas from where they emerge and terrorise the riders.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kiambu and Nairobi Counties Have Most Nominated MCAs

[Nation] Nairobi and Kiambu top the list of counties with the most number of nominated female members of the county assemblies, added to meet the constitutional gender principle.

[Nation] Nairobi and Kiambu top the list of counties with the most number of nominated female members of the county assemblies, added to meet the constitutional gender principle.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

KFC Assault Accused to Know Fate On Bail

[News24Wire] Three of the five white men accused of assaulting a black couple at a KFC drive-through in Montana, Pretoria earlier this month are expected to find out whether their bail application has been successful.

[News24Wire] Three of the five white men accused of assaulting a black couple at a KFC drive-through in Montana, Pretoria earlier this month are expected to find out whether their bail application has been successful.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa