Communications Commission Dragged to Court Over SIM Card Verification

[Observer] Norman Tumuhimbise, the Jobless Brotherhood leader has made an application at the High court in Kampala seeking a temporary injunction against UCC-ordered directed sim card validation exercise.

[Observer] Norman Tumuhimbise, the Jobless Brotherhood leader has made an application at the High court in Kampala seeking a temporary injunction against UCC-ordered directed sim card validation exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Edna Kiplagat Could Be Crowned Marathon Major Series Winner

[Nation] Newly crowned Boston Marathon champion Edna Kiplagat could be crowned the 10th World Marathon Major Series women champion if the suspended Olympic champion Jemimah Sumgong is banned for doping.

[Nation] Newly crowned Boston Marathon champion Edna Kiplagat could be crowned the 10th World Marathon Major Series women champion if the suspended Olympic champion Jemimah Sumgong is banned for doping.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ugandan Army Welcomes New U.S Soldiers Deployment in Somalia

[Observer] The Uganda People’s Defence forces (UPDF) has welcomed the recent deployment of US soldiers to Somalia, saying the move will help escalate the fight against terrorism.

[Observer] The Uganda People's Defence forces (UPDF) has welcomed the recent deployment of US soldiers to Somalia, saying the move will help escalate the fight against terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Why I Am Running From Anti-Graft Unit – Former Attorney General Adoke

[Premium Times] Nigeria’s former attorney general, Bello Adoke, named as an alleged beneficiary in the $1.3 billion Malabu oil scam, has said he may not return home until he gets some concessions from the Nigerian government.

[Premium Times] Nigeria's former attorney general, Bello Adoke, named as an alleged beneficiary in the $1.3 billion Malabu oil scam, has said he may not return home until he gets some concessions from the Nigerian government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

CAG – ALAT Misused 523 Million/ – Investment Fund

[Daily News] The Controller and Auditor General (CAG), Prof Mussa Assad, has uncovered misappropriations of Investment Fund of over 523m/- by the Association of Local Government Authorities of Tanzania (ALAT).

[Daily News] The Controller and Auditor General (CAG), Prof Mussa Assad, has uncovered misappropriations of Investment Fund of over 523m/- by the Association of Local Government Authorities of Tanzania (ALAT).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

African Governments That Shut Down the Internet Could Lose It

[Nation] In an unprecedented policy suggestion, some members of the AFRINIC community have proposed denying internet to African governments that shut it down in their respective countries.

[Nation] In an unprecedented policy suggestion, some members of the AFRINIC community have proposed denying internet to African governments that shut it down in their respective countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Socioeconomic Benefits of Magufuli’s New Rail Project

[Daily News] The construction of 1,219-kilometre, Dar es Salaam- Mwanza- Kigoma Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) has commenced amid high expectation among Tanzanians who wish to see the railway recording good performance and contributing greatly to the nat…

[Daily News] The construction of 1,219-kilometre, Dar es Salaam- Mwanza- Kigoma Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) has commenced amid high expectation among Tanzanians who wish to see the railway recording good performance and contributing greatly to the nation's economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Women Aspirants Endure Violence, Assault in Campaigns

[Nation] After venturing into male-dominated political arena in the country, women seeking elective positions in Nyeri are getting it rough due to increased physical violence and intimidation as August General Election nears.

[Nation] After venturing into male-dominated political arena in the country, women seeking elective positions in Nyeri are getting it rough due to increased physical violence and intimidation as August General Election nears.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya