UPDF Captain Arrested Over Defilement

[Monitor] Sembabule -A high ranking UPDF officer is behind bars at Lwebitakuli Police station, Lwebitakuli Sub-county in Sembabule District over allegations of defiling a primary six pupil.

[Monitor] Sembabule -A high ranking UPDF officer is behind bars at Lwebitakuli Police station, Lwebitakuli Sub-county in Sembabule District over allegations of defiling a primary six pupil.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Catholic Bishops, Hichilema Confer

[Zambia Reports] The Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) led by His Grace, Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu are in Kabwe to meet incarcerated opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema.

[Zambia Reports] The Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) led by His Grace, Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu are in Kabwe to meet incarcerated opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Speke Resort Hotel Munyonyo Not for Sale, Says Tourism Minister

[Monitor] Kampala -The government has rejected plans to take over Commonwealth Speke Resort Munyonyo and vowed to safeguard the facility against the hazards of a law suit in which Bank of Uganda is seeking to recover Shs400 billion from Mr Sudhir Rupar…

[Monitor] Kampala -The government has rejected plans to take over Commonwealth Speke Resort Munyonyo and vowed to safeguard the facility against the hazards of a law suit in which Bank of Uganda is seeking to recover Shs400 billion from Mr Sudhir Ruparelia, the its proprietor.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Amabhungane – How Gupta Associates ‘Fleeced’ Cosatu in HQ Deal

[Daily Maverick] Evidence suggests that an influential Gupta associate and a future Eskom acting chief executive colluded in a deal that fleeced the trade union federation of millions.

[Daily Maverick] Evidence suggests that an influential Gupta associate and a future Eskom acting chief executive colluded in a deal that fleeced the trade union federation of millions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Human Rights Watch Submission to the Universal Periodic Review of Burundi

[HRW] In late April 2015, the announcement by the ruling National Council for the Defense of Democracy-Forces for the Defense of Democracy (CNDD-FDD) that Nkurunziza would stand for a third term ignited protests in the capital Bujumbura, and later in o…

[HRW] In late April 2015, the announcement by the ruling National Council for the Defense of Democracy-Forces for the Defense of Democracy (CNDD-FDD) that Nkurunziza would stand for a third term ignited protests in the capital Bujumbura, and later in other locations. Many Burundians believed that the president's third term violated a 2000 peace agreement that sets a maximum of two five-year presidential terms. Police suppressed the protests violently, shot dead dozens of demonstrators, and injured many others. F

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Opposition Bent on Subverting the Will of Kenyans, Uhuru Tells AU Team

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has told the African Union that the Opposition was engaged in a blatant campaign to force a postponement of the August elections to subvert the will of Kenyans.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -President Uhuru Kenyatta has told the African Union that the Opposition was engaged in a blatant campaign to force a postponement of the August elections to subvert the will of Kenyans.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

President Assistant Informed On Overall Situations in North Kordofan State

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid was briefed on overall situations in North Kordofan State , especially progress of the second phase of “Mobilization for Development of the State”.

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of President of the Republic, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud Hamid was briefed on overall situations in North Kordofan State , especially progress of the second phase of "Mobilization for Development of the State".

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Cabinet Affairs Minister Chairs Meeting of Sudanese Accreditation Council

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister for Council of Ministers, Ahmed Saad Omer on Thursday, presided over at the Council of Ministers’ General Secretariat the Sudanese Accreditation Council’s meeting.

[SNA] Khartoum -Minister for Council of Ministers, Ahmed Saad Omer on Thursday, presided over at the Council of Ministers' General Secretariat the Sudanese Accreditation Council's meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan