APR FC Arrive in Lusaka Ahead of Zanaco Clash

[New Times] APR FC touched down in Zambia on Thursday afternoon ahead of their first leg of the CAF Champions League first qualification round against Zanaco FC due Saturday at the Sunset Stadium in Lusaka.

[New Times] APR FC touched down in Zambia on Thursday afternoon ahead of their first leg of the CAF Champions League first qualification round against Zanaco FC due Saturday at the Sunset Stadium in Lusaka.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Legislators Want Mandatory Presidential Question Time in the House

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika would be forced to answer questions in parliament should members of parliament pass a standing order that compels presidents to do so.

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika would be forced to answer questions in parliament should members of parliament pass a standing order that compels presidents to do so.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

UK Diasporans to Lauch Fund to Invest Back Home

[New Zimbabwe] GENESIS Law Associates Solicitors in association with the Zimbabwe Diaspora Investment Group (ZiDIG) and the African Foundation for Development (AFFORD) will, on Saturday, launch a fund by Zimbabweans in Diaspora to invest in opportuniti…

[New Zimbabwe] GENESIS Law Associates Solicitors in association with the Zimbabwe Diaspora Investment Group (ZiDIG) and the African Foundation for Development (AFFORD) will, on Saturday, launch a fund by Zimbabweans in Diaspora to invest in opportunities back home.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Lukwago Tasks New KCCA Accounting Body on Professionalism

[Monitor] Kampala Lord Mayor, Mr Erias Lukwago used yesterday’s swearing in ceremony of the new Public Accounts Committee (Pac) team to implore them to remain professional so as to defend the interests of the Kampala people.

[Monitor] Kampala Lord Mayor, Mr Erias Lukwago used yesterday's swearing in ceremony of the new Public Accounts Committee (Pac) team to implore them to remain professional so as to defend the interests of the Kampala people.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Robbers Targeted Equity Bank, City Oil

[Monitor] The Uganda Police says that intelligence reports indicate the suspected robbers who were arrested at City Oil petrol station had also planned to rob Equity Bank.

[Monitor] The Uganda Police says that intelligence reports indicate the suspected robbers who were arrested at City Oil petrol station had also planned to rob Equity Bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Elders, Religious Leaders Plan Talks on Uganda’s Future

[East African] As religious leaders and elders huddle to develop a workable agenda for a national dialogue to deal with the country’s future after President Yoweri Museveni, the place of his legacy and, therefore, his participation in any process that …

[East African] As religious leaders and elders huddle to develop a workable agenda for a national dialogue to deal with the country's future after President Yoweri Museveni, the place of his legacy and, therefore, his participation in any process that determines how he exits has emerged as major point of contention.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Mujuru A Dictator, Behaves Like Mugabe’

[New Zimbabwe] MARGRET DONGO, expelled leader of the women’s wing in the opposition Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF), said she was not surprised when Joice Mujuru fired her from the party because the two have always been at logger heads.

[New Zimbabwe] MARGRET DONGO, expelled leader of the women's wing in the opposition Zimbabwe People First (ZimPF), said she was not surprised when Joice Mujuru fired her from the party because the two have always been at logger heads.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Kickbacks Are Stifling Local Govt Service Delivery

[Monitor] In November 2016, Agnes Namyaalo was eight months pregnant. Before the nine months were over however, the mother of three felt unwell and went to Bukasa Health Centre IV, in Kyamuswa Sub County. Namyaalo walked straight from her garden, as sh…

[Monitor] In November 2016, Agnes Namyaalo was eight months pregnant. Before the nine months were over however, the mother of three felt unwell and went to Bukasa Health Centre IV, in Kyamuswa Sub County. Namyaalo walked straight from her garden, as she was feeling pain within her womb, to the health centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Quashes Government Order to Close Dadaab

[Al Jazeera] Kenya’s high court has said it would be unconstitutional to close the world’s biggest refugee camp, which houses more than 200,000 people who have fled war in neighbouring Somalia.

[Al Jazeera] Kenya's high court has said it would be unconstitutional to close the world's biggest refugee camp, which houses more than 200,000 people who have fled war in neighbouring Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia