High Court Blocks UPDF Takeover of School Land

[Monitor] Jinja -The High Court in Jinja has issued an injunction on the takeover of Guardian Community Nursery and Primary School land by the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF).

[Monitor] Jinja -The High Court in Jinja has issued an injunction on the takeover of Guardian Community Nursery and Primary School land by the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Dr Mungherera Was a Mental Health Champion

[Monitor] When I first met Dr Margaret Mungherera during my undergraduate training, the thing that struck me most about her was how fast she spoke. Words tumbled out of her mouth in torrents. I was suspicious as to whether anyone could speak that fast …

[Monitor] When I first met Dr Margaret Mungherera during my undergraduate training, the thing that struck me most about her was how fast she spoke. Words tumbled out of her mouth in torrents. I was suspicious as to whether anyone could speak that fast and still make sense, so I listened closely to try and catch her off.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Vipers Handed Tricky Soana test in Uganda Cup Draw

[Monitor] Kampala -Koboko side Premio forced Uganda Cup reigning king Vipers into spot kicks at the round of 64 before narrowly losing 5-4. The encounter gave Vipers glimpses of the hardship they are to face in defending the knockout tourney.

[Monitor] Kampala -Koboko side Premio forced Uganda Cup reigning king Vipers into spot kicks at the round of 64 before narrowly losing 5-4. The encounter gave Vipers glimpses of the hardship they are to face in defending the knockout tourney.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EFCC Arraigns Four for U.S.$1 Million Fraud

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday arraigned the quartet of Umar Audu Bida, Truth Igogori, Ifenyinwa Nwankwesiri and Ogechukwu Obaji before Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja…

[Vanguard] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Wednesday arraigned the quartet of Umar Audu Bida, Truth Igogori, Ifenyinwa Nwankwesiri and Ogechukwu Obaji before Justice Binta Nyako of the Federal High Court sitting in Maitama, Abuja on a 9-count charge bordering on conspiracy, forgery and obtaining by false pretence to the tune of $1million (One Million US Dollars).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria to Auction N142 Billion Treasury Bills

[Premium Times] The federal government hopes to raise about N142.43 billion (about $453.60 million) from the issuance of short-term treasury bills to be auctioned on February 15, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, said on Tuesday.

[Premium Times] The federal government hopes to raise about N142.43 billion (about $453.60 million) from the issuance of short-term treasury bills to be auctioned on February 15, the Central Bank of Nigeria, CBN, said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

World Bank to Decide on Bujagali-Isimba Dam Row

[Monitor] Kampala -The World Bank’s board of executive directors, will at their next sitting, discuss and is expected to decide the way forward on a report of investigations by the group’s Inspections Panel.

[Monitor] Kampala -The World Bank's board of executive directors, will at their next sitting, discuss and is expected to decide the way forward on a report of investigations by the group's Inspections Panel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tuface You Are Not a Politician but a Musician, Protest With Music – Gordons

[Vanguard] Popular Nigerian comedian, Gordons, has urged singer, Tuface to use music, a tool he is familiar with to protest and pass across his message to government at all levels.

[Vanguard] Popular Nigerian comedian, Gordons, has urged singer, Tuface to use music, a tool he is familiar with to protest and pass across his message to government at all levels.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2face Breaks Silence, Says I’m Happy to Be a Coward’

[Vanguard] Pop star, Innocent Idibia, popularly called 2baba, has spoken up for the first time after backing out from the widely publicized #IstandWithNigeria# protest, which held Monday, in Lagos, Abuja and other parts of the country.

[Vanguard] Pop star, Innocent Idibia, popularly called 2baba, has spoken up for the first time after backing out from the widely publicized #IstandWithNigeria# protest, which held Monday, in Lagos, Abuja and other parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria