Doctor Sued for ‘Abducting’, Committing in-Law to Butabika

[Observer] Paul Obonyo, a private citizen, has dragged Dr Abel Katahoire, the managing director of Multi-Konsults, to the Civil division of the High court accusing him of ordering his abduction and later committing him to Butabika national referral men…

[Observer] Paul Obonyo, a private citizen, has dragged Dr Abel Katahoire, the managing director of Multi-Konsults, to the Civil division of the High court accusing him of ordering his abduction and later committing him to Butabika national referral mental hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Three Months, Still No Word On Disappeared South Sudanese Men

[HRW] Three months, 90 days, more than two thousand hours without news of Dong Samuel Luak, a well-known South Sudanese activist, and Aggrey Idris, an opposition official, who disappeared off the streets of Nairobi on January 23 and 24.

[HRW] Three months, 90 days, more than two thousand hours without news of Dong Samuel Luak, a well-known South Sudanese activist, and Aggrey Idris, an opposition official, who disappeared off the streets of Nairobi on January 23 and 24.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Nile Breweries Decries Tax Increase, Illicit Alcohol

[Observer] Nile Breweries Limited (NBL) wants government to stop increasing taxes on beer and instead focus more on the bigger challenge of tackling illicit alcohol, which denies government revenue.

[Observer] Nile Breweries Limited (NBL) wants government to stop increasing taxes on beer and instead focus more on the bigger challenge of tackling illicit alcohol, which denies government revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Diplo Impresses At Uganda’s Premiere DJs-Only Concert

[Observer] Electronic dance music (EDM) is a term that has been given to the panoply of musical styles, ranging from those without a beat to house, techno and trance music, among others.

[Observer] Electronic dance music (EDM) is a term that has been given to the panoply of musical styles, ranging from those without a beat to house, techno and trance music, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Children Forced Into Prostitution – Study

[Monitor] Buikwe -Hundreds of girls some as young as ten years at Kiyindi Landing Site in Buikwe District are forced into prostitution to fill the family neglect gap, a study has shown.

[Monitor] Buikwe -Hundreds of girls some as young as ten years at Kiyindi Landing Site in Buikwe District are forced into prostitution to fill the family neglect gap, a study has shown.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sharks’ Esterhuizen Hit With 6 Week Ban

[News24Wire] A SANZAAR Judicial Committee has found Sharks centre Andre Esterhuizen guilty of contravening Law 10.4(j): Lifting a player from the ground and either dropping or driving that player’s head and/or upper body into the ground whilst the play…

[News24Wire] A SANZAAR Judicial Committee has found Sharks centre Andre Esterhuizen guilty of contravening Law 10.4(j): Lifting a player from the ground and either dropping or driving that player's head and/or upper body into the ground whilst the player's feet are off the ground, after he was issued with a red card during the Super Rugby match against the Rebels in Durban on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Seeking to Manufacture Plastic Bags…invest in Recycling Plant’

[Daily News] Morogoro -New plastic bag manufacturing factories in the country will have to install recycling facilities as the government moves to curb environmental degradation, the National Environment Management Council (NEMC) has announced.

[Daily News] Morogoro -New plastic bag manufacturing factories in the country will have to install recycling facilities as the government moves to curb environmental degradation, the National Environment Management Council (NEMC) has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania