UN Raises Alarm Over 350 Million Illegal Weapons in Nigeria

[Leadership] Abuja -The United Nations (UN) has raised the alarm over proliferation of illicit small arms and light weapons (SALW) in Nigeria, saying there are no less than over 350 million in circulation in the country.

[Leadership] Abuja -The United Nations (UN) has raised the alarm over proliferation of illicit small arms and light weapons (SALW) in Nigeria, saying there are no less than over 350 million in circulation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Can Stop Recurrent Fuel Crisis – Anenih

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Chairman, Board of Trustees of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Tony Anenih, said yesterday that President Muhammadu Bubari has the capacity to put an end to the recurrent fuel crisis in the country, which always rears its …

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Chairman, Board of Trustees of Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Tony Anenih, said yesterday that President Muhammadu Bubari has the capacity to put an end to the recurrent fuel crisis in the country, which always rears its head during Christmas period and other major festivities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rallies For, Against Police Anti-Robbery Unit Rock Cities

[Vanguard] THOUSANDS of Nigerians in different parts of the country yesterday took to major streets to protest for and against calls to scrap the Special Anti-Robbery Squad , SARs, in Nigerian Police.

[Vanguard] THOUSANDS of Nigerians in different parts of the country yesterday took to major streets to protest for and against calls to scrap the Special Anti-Robbery Squad , SARs, in Nigerian Police.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Campaigners March Peacefully in Dar for Universal Health Coverage

[Citizen] Campaigners for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) yesterday camped at Mwananyamala Regional Hospital in Dar es Salaam as they raised voices high for people who fail to access healthcare services due to financial constraints.

[Citizen] Campaigners for Universal Health Coverage (UHC) yesterday camped at Mwananyamala Regional Hospital in Dar es Salaam as they raised voices high for people who fail to access healthcare services due to financial constraints.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Army Officers Accused of Grabbing Land in Kween

[Monitor] Kampala -Three senior officers of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) have been accused of unlawfully evicting and acquiring 1,000 acres of land belonging to the Babukusu community in Kween District.

[Monitor] Kampala -Three senior officers of the Uganda Peoples Defence Forces (UPDF) have been accused of unlawfully evicting and acquiring 1,000 acres of land belonging to the Babukusu community in Kween District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

URA Takes Head-On the Fight Against Illicit Financial Flows

[Monitor] “It is not farfetched to say that the situation in Uganda is so dire,” Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General Ms Doris Akol, said when asked how deep-rooted the financial illicit flows (IFFs) problem is in the country.

[Monitor] "It is not farfetched to say that the situation in Uganda is so dire," Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) Commissioner General Ms Doris Akol, said when asked how deep-rooted the financial illicit flows (IFFs) problem is in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda