KCCA Edge Africain

[Observer] KCCA FC revived their chances in the Caf Confederations Cup with a 2-1 victory over Tunisia’s Club Africain last evening, writes JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

[Observer] KCCA FC revived their chances in the Caf Confederations Cup with a 2-1 victory over Tunisia's Club Africain last evening, writes JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia

Why European Union Trade Deal Hard to Sell?

[Observer] The East African Community is divided on whether to sign a key trade agreement with the European Union. ALON MWESIGWA explains how the EU-EAC Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) would affect the region.

[Observer] The East African Community is divided on whether to sign a key trade agreement with the European Union. ALON MWESIGWA explains how the EU-EAC Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) would affect the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Working Together With Oppressive Media Regimes

[News24Wire] South Africa has media agreements with countries which, according to the international press freedom watchdog Reporters Without Borders, practice press censorship and oppress independent media.

[News24Wire] South Africa has media agreements with countries which, according to the international press freedom watchdog Reporters Without Borders, practice press censorship and oppress independent media.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Proposed Legislation to Regulate Worship Divides Religious Leaders

[Observer] Government’s impending policy legislation to regulate religious and faith-based organisations (RFBOs) has been welcomed in several circles but also challenged by some stakeholders.

[Observer] Government's impending policy legislation to regulate religious and faith-based organisations (RFBOs) has been welcomed in several circles but also challenged by some stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Report Reveals What Legislators Didn’t See At ‘Torture Facility’ Nalufenya

[Observer] During a recent visit to Nalufenya, MPs on the Human Rights committee, investigating alleged torture at the notorious detention facility, ignored key pieces of information provided by police officials accused of torturing Kamwenge town counc…

[Observer] During a recent visit to Nalufenya, MPs on the Human Rights committee, investigating alleged torture at the notorious detention facility, ignored key pieces of information provided by police officials accused of torturing Kamwenge town council mayor, Geoffrey Byamukama.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ICT Minister Tumwebaze, MPs War Over SIM Cards Escalates

[Observer] When the parliamentary plenary session opened yesterday, the focus was firmly on Frank Tumwebaze, the minister of ICT and National Guidance, accused of undermining a parliamentary resolution.

[Observer] When the parliamentary plenary session opened yesterday, the focus was firmly on Frank Tumwebaze, the minister of ICT and National Guidance, accused of undermining a parliamentary resolution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Senate Moves to Enforce Use of Coins for Transactions

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to sanction any commercial bank that refuses to collect coins from customers as deposits.Adopting a motion sponsored by Senator Mustapha Bukar (APC, Katsina North) titled “Non usa…

[Guardian] Abuja -The Senate has urged the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to sanction any commercial bank that refuses to collect coins from customers as deposits.Adopting a motion sponsored by Senator Mustapha Bukar (APC, Katsina North) titled "Non usage of coins currencies in Nigeria and its negative effects on the economy," the upper legislative chamber charged the apex bank to convert lower currency notes into coins to be used with notes in order to facilitate retail transactions in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria