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

Age Limit – Police Arrests Scatter Opposition Plans

[Observer] Random arrests of opposition politicians and a show of military strength in Kampala dominated much of yesterday as a tension-packed parliament waited but did not to receive a motion for the deletion of article 102 (b) of the Constitution, wh…

[Observer] Random arrests of opposition politicians and a show of military strength in Kampala dominated much of yesterday as a tension-packed parliament waited but did not to receive a motion for the deletion of article 102 (b) of the Constitution, which caps the lower and upper age for presidential candidates at 35 to 75 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

State Agents Must Stop the Double Standards

[Observer] Uganda Human Rights Commission chairman Medi Kaggwa has accused the state of exercising double standards in the way its agents deal with activists opposed to the amendment of article 102 (b) of the constitution that deals with presidential a…

[Observer] Uganda Human Rights Commission chairman Medi Kaggwa has accused the state of exercising double standards in the way its agents deal with activists opposed to the amendment of article 102 (b) of the constitution that deals with presidential age limits.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda