Gold Scam Case – US National Testifies Against Ex-Mayoral Contestant

[Monitor] Kampala -A US national on Wednesday told Court that the act of former Kampala Lord Mayoral contestant swindling his money in a gold scam has caused him great financial troubles.

[Monitor] Kampala -A US national on Wednesday told Court that the act of former Kampala Lord Mayoral contestant swindling his money in a gold scam has caused him great financial troubles.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Orders a By-Election for Busia LC5 Chairperson Seat

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Court of Appeal has thrown Busia District LCV chairman Ouma Adea, out of office on grounds that he is unfit to hold public office having been convicted of corruption 6 years ago.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Court of Appeal has thrown Busia District LCV chairman Ouma Adea, out of office on grounds that he is unfit to hold public office having been convicted of corruption 6 years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Three Years On, Still No Result of SAHRC Investigation Into Old Mutual

[GroundUp] Three years after a complaint was laid against insurance giant Old Mutual for closing down a cricket programme for poor youth, the SA Human Rights Commission has still not completed its investigation.

[GroundUp] Three years after a complaint was laid against insurance giant Old Mutual for closing down a cricket programme for poor youth, the SA Human Rights Commission has still not completed its investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Prisons Say Sugu Was Pardoned By President Magufuli

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Prisons Service (TPS) said the Mbeya Urban Member of Parliament on Chadema ticket, Mr Joseph Mbilinyi alias Sugu was released early today following President John Magufuli’s pardon issued on April 26, 2018 during t…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Prisons Service (TPS) said the Mbeya Urban Member of Parliament on Chadema ticket, Mr Joseph Mbilinyi alias Sugu was released early today following President John Magufuli's pardon issued on April 26, 2018 during the 54th union celebrations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jailed Shiekh Kawooya Denied Bail

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Court of Appeal on Thursday denied convicted Sheikh Siraje Kawooya bail to allow him persue his appeal challenging the life sentence that was handed to him for committing acts of terrorism against the murder…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -The Court of Appeal on Thursday denied convicted Sheikh Siraje Kawooya bail to allow him persue his appeal challenging the life sentence that was handed to him for committing acts of terrorism against the murdered Muslim Clerics, last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kampala Pastor Held in Kidnap and Murder Case of YMCA Student

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Pastor Leonard Wambazu from Mbikko, in Njeru Municipality, has been detained, as Police intensify the case of kidnap and eventual death a student of YWCA Buwambo Campus in Wakiso district.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Pastor Leonard Wambazu from Mbikko, in Njeru Municipality, has been detained, as Police intensify the case of kidnap and eventual death a student of YWCA Buwambo Campus in Wakiso district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mulanje District Formulating New By-Laws

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Mulanje District Council on Tuesday begun formulating new by-laws aimed at addressing various issues hindering development in the district.

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Mulanje District Council on Tuesday begun formulating new by-laws aimed at addressing various issues hindering development in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘With a Heavy Heart’ the SA Police Union Welcomes the Sentence of Lamoer, Top Cops

[News24Wire] The South African Police Union (SAPU) has welcomed the prison sentences imposed on former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and other senior police officers, albeit “with a heavy heart”.

[News24Wire] The South African Police Union (SAPU) has welcomed the prison sentences imposed on former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer and other senior police officers, albeit "with a heavy heart".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Could We Be Headed for Russian ‘Tandemocracy’ in Kenya Soon?

[Nation] Two Russian politicians — Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin and Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev — through cunning and the brutal exercise of power, have invented a new system of government: “Tandemocracy”.

[Nation] Two Russian politicians -- Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin and Dmitry Anatolyevich Medvedev -- through cunning and the brutal exercise of power, have invented a new system of government: "Tandemocracy".

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya