NRM Retains Lugazi Municipality Mayoral Seat

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja High Court has dismissed with costs the election petition filed by Social Development Party candidate Mr John Bosco Aseya Ozuma against the incumbent NRM’s Deo Mwesigye over election malpractices.

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja High Court has dismissed with costs the election petition filed by Social Development Party candidate Mr John Bosco Aseya Ozuma against the incumbent NRM's Deo Mwesigye over election malpractices.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Leader Besigye Demands Police Chief’s Sacking

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Opposition presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has called for the sacking or immediate resignation of Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura for what he terms as failure to do his job among other things.

[Monitor] Kampala -Former Opposition presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has called for the sacking or immediate resignation of Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura for what he terms as failure to do his job among other things.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Diezani Bribe – Court Rejects Plea Bargain for INEC Official

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday held that a plea bargain agreement between the EFCC and an INEC official charged with money laundering, cannot avail the accused.

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Lagos on Thursday held that a plea bargain agreement between the EFCC and an INEC official charged with money laundering, cannot avail the accused.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhweju DPC On Spot Over Threatening Journalist

[Monitor] Mr Zadock Amanyisa, a Daily Monitor Correspondent in Greater Bushenyi region is facing threats from Mr Ben Niwamanya Kashumbusha, a police commander in Buhweju District over a story the former authored and which run in the Daily Monitor last …

[Monitor] Mr Zadock Amanyisa, a Daily Monitor Correspondent in Greater Bushenyi region is facing threats from Mr Ben Niwamanya Kashumbusha, a police commander in Buhweju District over a story the former authored and which run in the Daily Monitor last week in which residents accused Niwamanya of being involved in illegal gold mining in Katenga area.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cop in Court Over U.S.$2 Bribe

[New Zimbabwe] A 24-year-old police officer stationed at ZRP Southerton Traffic has been dragged to courts on allegations of soliciting for a $2 bribe from a commuter bus operator.

[New Zimbabwe] A 24-year-old police officer stationed at ZRP Southerton Traffic has been dragged to courts on allegations of soliciting for a $2 bribe from a commuter bus operator.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Man Accused of Govt Assassination Plot Set for Court

[News24Wire] A man who allegedly plotted to assassinate officials perceived as state capture beneficiaries is set to make his first appearance in the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on Friday.

[News24Wire] A man who allegedly plotted to assassinate officials perceived as state capture beneficiaries is set to make his first appearance in the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Refugees Complain About U.S.$13 Monthly Allowance

[New Zimbabwe] MIGRANTS at Chipinge’s Tongogara Refugee Camp (TRC) have expressed concern over the miserly $13.00 monthly allowance they get from the World Food Programme (WFP) in addition to a host of other problems at the facility.

[New Zimbabwe] MIGRANTS at Chipinge's Tongogara Refugee Camp (TRC) have expressed concern over the miserly $13.00 monthly allowance they get from the World Food Programme (WFP) in addition to a host of other problems at the facility.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Equatorial Guinea’s Nguema Blames Africa’s Woes On Disunity, Hails Gaddafi

[Monitor] Entebbe -The Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, said on Wednesday night that the African continent has potential to transform from its current state of hopelessness into a modernized part of the world but disunity amon…

[Monitor] Entebbe -The Equatorial Guinea President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, said on Wednesday night that the African continent has potential to transform from its current state of hopelessness into a modernized part of the world but disunity among the 55 states was among the key problems limiting its progress.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya