Govt Must Urgently Look Into Cause of Land Conflicts

[Monitor] We, the Catholic Bishops of Uganda, gathered at St Augustine Institute in Nsambya, Kampala, for our plenary assembly of June 5 – 9, 2017, spent time discussing and reflecting on various issues affecting our Church and country. We, therefore, …

[Monitor] We, the Catholic Bishops of Uganda, gathered at St Augustine Institute in Nsambya, Kampala, for our plenary assembly of June 5 - 9, 2017, spent time discussing and reflecting on various issues affecting our Church and country. We, therefore, share with all our people the following matters of concern.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Final Call On Kasule Bid to Be President of Fufa

[Monitor] Kampala -The Fufa Electoral Committee will meet and make a decision today on whether Mujib Kasule can stand in the federation’s presidential election come August 5. Kasule’s nomination was deferred from Friday after he showed up at Fufa House…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Fufa Electoral Committee will meet and make a decision today on whether Mujib Kasule can stand in the federation's presidential election come August 5. Kasule's nomination was deferred from Friday after he showed up at Fufa House, Mengo without the prerequisite documents.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Children of Kony and Their Search for Identity

[Monitor] Joseph Kony, the Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) leader is a father of many children. Despite some records claiming that Kony has more than 50 children, their exact number is unknown. While Salim Saleh and Ali Kony , some of Kony’s well-known ch…

[Monitor] Joseph Kony, the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) leader is a father of many children. Despite some records claiming that Kony has more than 50 children, their exact number is unknown. While Salim Saleh and Ali Kony , some of Kony's well-known children, are in hiding with their father, others are now living in different communities. Some with their mothers after being rescued by the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) in the past years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sanchez Inspires Chile to 2-0 Defeat of Cameroon in Confederation Cup

[Guardian] Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez was the catalyst to Chile’s 2-0 defeat of African representative, Cameroon in the second game of match day two at the on-going FIFA Confederations Cup holding in Russia. Arturo Vidal and Eduardo Vargas scored the goa…

[Guardian] Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez was the catalyst to Chile's 2-0 defeat of African representative, Cameroon in the second game of match day two at the on-going FIFA Confederations Cup holding in Russia. Arturo Vidal and Eduardo Vargas scored the goals with the Gunners striker making a second half impact.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Stepfather Allegedly Killed, Buried ‘Missing’ Toddler

[News24Wire] A man who reported his 2-year-old stepdaughter as missing allegedly told his friend he was responsible for her murder, Kwazulu-Natal police said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] A man who reported his 2-year-old stepdaughter as missing allegedly told his friend he was responsible for her murder, Kwazulu-Natal police said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gunmen Attack, Seize Hostages At Luxury Resort

[Deutsche Welle] An armed group attacked the luxury Campement Kangaba resort east of the capital and there were reports hostages had been taken. The number of casualties was unclear as the assault continued into the evening.

[Deutsche Welle] An armed group attacked the luxury Campement Kangaba resort east of the capital and there were reports hostages had been taken. The number of casualties was unclear as the assault continued into the evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

FAAN, Nigeria’s Quarantine Service Clash Over Osinbajo’s Executive Order

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) has called for the modification of the public notice issued by the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in its attempt at enforcing the Executive Order No. 001 of 2017 .

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Agricultural Quarantine Service (NAQS) has called for the modification of the public notice issued by the Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) in its attempt at enforcing the Executive Order No. 001 of 2017 .

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Import Poison, Not Rice, Governor Bagudu Warns Nigerians

[Premium Times] Governor Abubakar Bagudu, the Chairman, Presidential Task force on Rice and Wheat Production, has condemned the continuous importation of rice into the country, describing it as importation of poison.

[Premium Times] Governor Abubakar Bagudu, the Chairman, Presidential Task force on Rice and Wheat Production, has condemned the continuous importation of rice into the country, describing it as importation of poison.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria