Something Positive Coming From Washington

[SudaNow] The recently released report by the Atlantic Council “Sudan: A Strategy for Re-Engagement”, represents a positive development that could pave the way for a major shift on US policy towards Sudan provided that decision makers in Khartoum grasp…

[SudaNow] The recently released report by the Atlantic Council "Sudan: A Strategy for Re-Engagement", represents a positive development that could pave the way for a major shift on US policy towards Sudan provided that decision makers in Khartoum grasp this opportunity and build on it for long standing bilateral relationship based on mutual interest and beyond the current pressing issue of lifting the sanctions and removing Sudan from the list of states sponsoring terrorism.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UN Commend Rwandan Police Peacekeepers in Central Africa

[New Times] The United Nations has commended the role by Rwandan Police peacekeepers serving under the UN Multidimensional Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA) for their quick response to protect an IDP camp, when it was attacked…

[New Times] The United Nations has commended the role by Rwandan Police peacekeepers serving under the UN Multidimensional Stabilization Mission in Central African Republic (MINUSCA) for their quick response to protect an IDP camp, when it was attacked by an armed group, recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

The Youth Should Lead FDC, Says Byamugisha

[Observer] As the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) prepares to elect new leadership later this year, one of the candidates vying for the top seat, MOSES BYAMUGISHA, believes the time has come for the youth to take up the top leadership mantle of Ugand…

[Observer] As the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC) prepares to elect new leadership later this year, one of the candidates vying for the top seat, MOSES BYAMUGISHA, believes the time has come for the youth to take up the top leadership mantle of Uganda's biggest opposition party.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eskom to Continue Power Supplies

[New Zimbabwe] South Africa’s power utility Eskom has confirmed it will continue to export electricity to Zimbabwe and other countries in the region after sealing new supply deals.

[New Zimbabwe] South Africa's power utility Eskom has confirmed it will continue to export electricity to Zimbabwe and other countries in the region after sealing new supply deals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Trade Experts Fault U.S. Over AGOA Review

[New Times] The American government has been faulted by trade and economic experts for the out-of-cycle review of the American Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA) which could see Rwanda and East African countries barred from duty-free access to the US …

[New Times] The American government has been faulted by trade and economic experts for the out-of-cycle review of the American Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA) which could see Rwanda and East African countries barred from duty-free access to the US market.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

MPs Applaud New Draft Child Policy

[Observer] Legilsators sitting on the Uganda Parliamentary Forum for Children (UPFC) have welcomed a new draft policy for children which seeks to replace the the National Orphans and other Vulnerable Children (NOP) Policy.

[Observer] Legilsators sitting on the Uganda Parliamentary Forum for Children (UPFC) have welcomed a new draft policy for children which seeks to replace the the National Orphans and other Vulnerable Children (NOP) Policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Monitor Marks 25 Years

[Monitor] Kampala -The Monitor Publications Limited, the publisher of Uganda’s leading independent daily newspaper Daily Monitor, marks 25 years today.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Monitor Publications Limited, the publisher of Uganda's leading independent daily newspaper Daily Monitor, marks 25 years today.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda