Shs20 Million Salary for Uganda Chief Justice is Hardly Adequate

[Monitor] Going by some comments published in the Ugandan media, an impression has been created suggesting that our Chief Justice is now well remunerated. Such an impression is definitely wrong.

[Monitor] Going by some comments published in the Ugandan media, an impression has been created suggesting that our Chief Justice is now well remunerated. Such an impression is definitely wrong.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Never liked Museveni and His National Resistance Army Men

[Monitor] After the disputed general election of December 1980, I was deployed at Rubongi barracks in Tororo District. I was at the rank of Lance Corporal and enlisted as UD0038.

[Monitor] After the disputed general election of December 1980, I was deployed at Rubongi barracks in Tororo District. I was at the rank of Lance Corporal and enlisted as UD0038.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Life (And Death) Esidimeni – Inaction, the South African Way

[Daily Maverick] South Africans have an uncanny ability to move from one ghastly and at times tragicomical collective experience to another. We also, at minimum prompting as Baleka Mbete showed us during #SONA17, are able to muster unbelievable levels …

[Daily Maverick] South Africans have an uncanny ability to move from one ghastly and at times tragicomical collective experience to another. We also, at minimum prompting as Baleka Mbete showed us during #SONA17, are able to muster unbelievable levels of indifference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Analysis – the Parliament’s New Normal, Where Lies Become Truth, and Perception Trumps Fact

[Daily Maverick] Every South African’s constitutional rights are eroded as the abnormal is normalised. In the post-truth, alternate fact world, those who hold power in state or in a faction representing certain interests, muster resources to back their…

[Daily Maverick] Every South African's constitutional rights are eroded as the abnormal is normalised. In the post-truth, alternate fact world, those who hold power in state or in a faction representing certain interests, muster resources to back their preferred narrative as reality goes down the rabbit hole. By MARIANNE MERTEN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Central Bank Defended Naira With U.S.$26.6 Billion in 2013’ – True or False?

[Vanguard] It seems strange but true that the more dollars we earn, the more are the challenges of Excess Naira liquidity, inflation, higher cost of funds and a weaker naira exchange rate. The above title was first published in Punch and Vanguard newsp…

[Vanguard] It seems strange but true that the more dollars we earn, the more are the challenges of Excess Naira liquidity, inflation, higher cost of funds and a weaker naira exchange rate. The above title was first published in Punch and Vanguard newspapers in January 2014. Please read on.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jubilee Takes on Odinga Over Extortion Claims

[Nation] The Jubilee Party has denied it is behind a US investor’s allegations that opposition leader Raila Odinga and his family are extorting money from the foreigner’s firm.

[Nation] The Jubilee Party has denied it is behind a US investor's allegations that opposition leader Raila Odinga and his family are extorting money from the foreigner's firm.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lungu Reads Riot Act to Cabinet

[The Herald] Lusaka -President Lungu warned members of his Cabinet failing to juggle their ministerial jobs and duty to their constituents that he would not hesitate to fire them.

[The Herald] Lusaka -President Lungu warned members of his Cabinet failing to juggle their ministerial jobs and duty to their constituents that he would not hesitate to fire them.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia