World Converges in Kampala for Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda hosts the 3rd Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) that will attract international hosted buyers from Europe, the Americas , Africa, Australia and Asia.

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda hosts the 3rd Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) that will attract international hosted buyers from Europe, the Americas , Africa, Australia and Asia.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ugandans Mark Janani Luwum Day

[Independent (Kampala)] Hundreds of Ugandans celebrated the life of the late Archbishop Janani Luwum at Mucwini sub-county headquarters in Kitgum district on Thursday. It is 40 years since he was murdered for standing up against human rights abuses in …

[Independent (Kampala)] Hundreds of Ugandans celebrated the life of the late Archbishop Janani Luwum at Mucwini sub-county headquarters in Kitgum district on Thursday. It is 40 years since he was murdered for standing up against human rights abuses in 1977.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Areruya Wins Bronze Medal At Continental Championships

[New Times] Team Rwanda’s top sprinter Joseph Areruya yesterday put up another spectacular performance to claim a bronze medal at the ongoing 2017 African Continental Championships in Luxor, Egypt in the men U23 Individual Time Trial.

[New Times] Team Rwanda's top sprinter Joseph Areruya yesterday put up another spectacular performance to claim a bronze medal at the ongoing 2017 African Continental Championships in Luxor, Egypt in the men U23 Individual Time Trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Man, 26, Kills Friend ‘To Harvest Body Parts’

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean serial killer, 26, has been arrested and placed on remand after being enticed by a South African traditional healer to “harvest body parts” of anyone with a Ncube surname, reports the state owned Chronicle newspaper.

[News24Wire] A Zimbabwean serial killer, 26, has been arrested and placed on remand after being enticed by a South African traditional healer to "harvest body parts" of anyone with a Ncube surname, reports the state owned Chronicle newspaper.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Two Children Killed in Mogadishu Mortar Shelling

[Shabelle] At least two innocent children lost their lives, their parents sustained wounds in a mortar shelling around the country’s Presidential Palace in Mogadishu on Thursday.

[Shabelle] At least two innocent children lost their lives, their parents sustained wounds in a mortar shelling around the country's Presidential Palace in Mogadishu on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Nigerians Weigh Cost of Buhari’s Medical Vacation Abroad

[Guardian] The real cost of President Muhammadu Buhari’s continued stay in London for his medical vacation and the attendant fraternal trips by politicians dominated the social media landscape yesterday. Some Nigerians called on government to improve t…

[Guardian] The real cost of President Muhammadu Buhari's continued stay in London for his medical vacation and the attendant fraternal trips by politicians dominated the social media landscape yesterday. Some Nigerians called on government to improve the nation's health system and make it more suitable for medical tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NEC Orders CBN to Review Exchange Rate

[Guardian] Abuja -The National Economic Council (NEC) yesterday expressed concern over the exchange rate and directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to quickly facilitate an urgent review of the current forex policy? in the country.

[Guardian] Abuja -The National Economic Council (NEC) yesterday expressed concern over the exchange rate and directed the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to quickly facilitate an urgent review of the current forex policy? in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria