Judicial Strike – Judges Abandon Magistrates

[Observer] An ongoing judicial officers’ strike over poor pay announced on Thursday evening by the Uganda Judicial Officers Association (UJOA) has so far been shunned by High court judges, especially those based in Kampala.

[Observer] An ongoing judicial officers' strike over poor pay announced on Thursday evening by the Uganda Judicial Officers Association (UJOA) has so far been shunned by High court judges, especially those based in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

SGS Contract Probe Pins MP Sabiiti Over Conflict of Interest

[Observer] A parliamentary investigation has accused Rubanda West MP Eng Denis Sabiiti of having used his former office in the ministry of Works and Transport to steer the lucrative vehicle inspection contract to Swiss company; Societe Generale de Surv…

[Observer] A parliamentary investigation has accused Rubanda West MP Eng Denis Sabiiti of having used his former office in the ministry of Works and Transport to steer the lucrative vehicle inspection contract to Swiss company; Societe Generale de Surveillance (SGS).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

No Jobs for Museveni Envoys Kezaala, Ochula

[Observer] With no openings at diplomatic missions abroad, the two appointees remain stranded in Kampala eight months after President Museveni appointed them, reports SADAB KITATTA KAAYA.

[Observer] With no openings at diplomatic missions abroad, the two appointees remain stranded in Kampala eight months after President Museveni appointed them, reports SADAB KITATTA KAAYA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fighting Erupts At Oraba Border

[Monitor] Oraba Border -Serious fighting erupted between Sudan People’s Liberation Army-In Opposition (SPLA-IO) and South Sudan government forces last Saturday, leaving about 10 people dead, according to eye witnesses fleeing the clashes.

[Monitor] Oraba Border -Serious fighting erupted between Sudan People's Liberation Army-In Opposition (SPLA-IO) and South Sudan government forces last Saturday, leaving about 10 people dead, according to eye witnesses fleeing the clashes.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

PANDEF Says It Remains Authentic Voice of Niger Delta

[This Day] Warri -The Chief Edwin Clark-led Pan Niger Delta elders forum (PANDEF) yesterday said it remained the authentic voice of the Niger Delta region describing an alleged group of militants claiming to upstage the body as irritants out for selfis…

[This Day] Warri -The Chief Edwin Clark-led Pan Niger Delta elders forum (PANDEF) yesterday said it remained the authentic voice of the Niger Delta region describing an alleged group of militants claiming to upstage the body as irritants out for selfish purpose.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo’s Wife Opens Up Her Experience With Rehabilitating ‘Area Boys’ in Lagos

[This Day] Abuja -Wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, has said she spent about 10 years during her pastoral work under the notorious Lagos fly-over bridges with ‘area boys’ in an effort to re-shape their lives.

[This Day] Abuja -Wife of the Vice President, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, has said she spent about 10 years during her pastoral work under the notorious Lagos fly-over bridges with 'area boys' in an effort to re-shape their lives.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UK’s National Crime Agency Freezes Alison-Madueke’s London Properties

[This Day] The UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA) has frozen London properties valued at £10 million allegedly bought for the former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, as investigations into the case against her unravel by the day.

[This Day] The UK's National Crime Agency (NCA) has frozen London properties valued at £10 million allegedly bought for the former Minister of Petroleum Resources Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, as investigations into the case against her unravel by the day.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Presidency Denies Sidelining Osinbajo One Week After Buhari’s Return

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency last night denied the report by a national daily (not THISDAY) that barely a week after the return of President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo had been sidelined in Aso Rock.

[This Day] Abuja -The presidency last night denied the report by a national daily (not THISDAY) that barely a week after the return of President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo had been sidelined in Aso Rock.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyers Cited in Bukasa Cemetery Land Grab

[Monitor] Kampala -Lawyers have been cited in fraudulent transactions that led to parcelling out 13 acres of Bukasa Cemetery land owned by Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) in Kira Municipality, Wakiso District.

[Monitor] Kampala -Lawyers have been cited in fraudulent transactions that led to parcelling out 13 acres of Bukasa Cemetery land owned by Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) in Kira Municipality, Wakiso District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda