Home Affairs Minister Mpofu Vows to Tackle Roadblocks, Graft

[New Zimbabwe] Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu has vowed to look into ZRP roadblocks and other issues affecting vendors, police and mishika-shika promising to stop clashes that have led to several deaths and injuries.

[New Zimbabwe] Home Affairs minister Obert Mpofu has vowed to look into ZRP roadblocks and other issues affecting vendors, police and mishika-shika promising to stop clashes that have led to several deaths and injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Busoga University Closed

[Observer] The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has closed Iganga-based Busoga University citing unending irregularities at the institution.

[Observer] The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has closed Iganga-based Busoga University citing unending irregularities at the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Plastic Ban Wins Host Kenya Global Acclaim at UN Forum

[Nation] Kenya’s bold decision to ban the manufacture, sale and use of plastic bags is being celebrated as the country hosts the third United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) conference.

[Nation] Kenya's bold decision to ban the manufacture, sale and use of plastic bags is being celebrated as the country hosts the third United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) conference.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Katosi Suspect Senkeeto Again Challenges Corruption Trial

[Observer] The Anti-corruption court will this week rule on whether it stays the trial of businessman Apolo Senkeeto for his role in the Mukono-Katosi road fraud in which government is said to have lost over Shs 24 billion.

[Observer] The Anti-corruption court will this week rule on whether it stays the trial of businessman Apolo Senkeeto for his role in the Mukono-Katosi road fraud in which government is said to have lost over Shs 24 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UHRC Calls for Law On Data Protection

[Observer] Ugandan internet users may continuously be arrested and charged of terrorism due to the absence of a law on data protection, the Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) has warned.

[Observer] Ugandan internet users may continuously be arrested and charged of terrorism due to the absence of a law on data protection, the Uganda Human Rights Commission (UHRC) has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Insurers Introduce Reality Checks to Raise Awareness

[Observer] Uganda Insurers Association (UIA), the umbrella organization for all insurance companies, has intensified the drive to raise awareness on the need to insure vehicles.

[Observer] Uganda Insurers Association (UIA), the umbrella organization for all insurance companies, has intensified the drive to raise awareness on the need to insure vehicles.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

There’s an Attempt to Cover Up Truth On My Attack – Lissu

[East African] The Tanzanian politician, Tundu Lissu, who has been recuperating at Nairobi Hospital after a gun attack in Dodoma in September speaks to Aggrey Omboki about his health and politics.

[East African] The Tanzanian politician, Tundu Lissu, who has been recuperating at Nairobi Hospital after a gun attack in Dodoma in September speaks to Aggrey Omboki about his health and politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania