Govt to Set Up Oil & Gas Equipment Machinery Devt Institute in Bayelsa

[Vanguard] Yenagoa -Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that plans were underway by the Federal Government to establish an Oil and Gas Equipment and Machinery Development Institute in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, as part of effort…

[Vanguard] Yenagoa -Minister of Science and Technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, has said that plans were underway by the Federal Government to establish an Oil and Gas Equipment and Machinery Development Institute in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State, as part of efforts by the current administration to move the economy from resource to knowledge based economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Engineers Call for Efforts to Improve Waste Management

[New Times] Growing population which translates into higher consumption of commodities that generate either more solid or liquid waste, poses a huge waste management challenge that needs advanced technologies to address, experts have said.

[New Times] Growing population which translates into higher consumption of commodities that generate either more solid or liquid waste, poses a huge waste management challenge that needs advanced technologies to address, experts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Be Vigilant During Repeat Poll, Odinga Tells Observers

[Nation] Opposition leader Raila Odinga has told the observer mission in the country that they have a second chance to effectively play their role in the coming fresh presidential poll scheduled for October 26.

[Nation] Opposition leader Raila Odinga has told the observer mission in the country that they have a second chance to effectively play their role in the coming fresh presidential poll scheduled for October 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Age Limit – the Full Story From in, and Out of Parliament

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The much anticipated motion for MP Raphael Magyezi seeking leave of parliament to introduce a Private Member’s Bill to amend the constitution was not even on the Order Paper Thursday afternoon, but that did not diffuse …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The much anticipated motion for MP Raphael Magyezi seeking leave of parliament to introduce a Private Member's Bill to amend the constitution was not even on the Order Paper Thursday afternoon, but that did not diffuse tension that had been building all day.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs in Shouting Match

[Observer] Tempers flared in Parliament as MPs turned yesterday’s sitting into a shouting match even as the House leadership denounced the heavy military and police presence around the premises.

[Observer] Tempers flared in Parliament as MPs turned yesterday's sitting into a shouting match even as the House leadership denounced the heavy military and police presence around the premises.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rwakakamba Switches Sides, Says Museveni Must Go

[Observer] A former aide and avid supporter of President Museveni has said the country could fall apart if parliament amends Article 102(b) and removes the cap on presidential age limit.

[Observer] A former aide and avid supporter of President Museveni has said the country could fall apart if parliament amends Article 102(b) and removes the cap on presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda