Just How Crazy Is Museveni’s ‘WhatsApp Tax’? Maybe Not

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni’s proposal for a specific tax on “over-the-top” platforms (OTTs) – such as Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, Twitter, and so on, has been met with ridicule and criticism. For now, setting aside the criticism, and acc…

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni's proposal for a specific tax on "over-the-top" platforms (OTTs) - such as Facebook, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, Twitter, and so on, has been met with ridicule and criticism. For now, setting aside the criticism, and accepting that these OTT services should pay their share of taxes, the question is "how?"

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Seek God’s Help, Muntu Tells Politicians

[Monitor] Rukungiri -The former Forum for Democratic Change party president, Gen Mugisha Muntu, has asked leaders, especially politicians, to turn to God as the only way to avoid temptations that can make them deviate from their principles.

[Monitor] Rukungiri -The former Forum for Democratic Change party president, Gen Mugisha Muntu, has asked leaders, especially politicians, to turn to God as the only way to avoid temptations that can make them deviate from their principles.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mulago Hospital Probes Baby Deaths

[Monitor] Kampala -Mulago hospital has tasked doctors at the Kawempe Referral Hospital to come out with a report on the three babies who died at the facility recently.

[Monitor] Kampala -Mulago hospital has tasked doctors at the Kawempe Referral Hospital to come out with a report on the three babies who died at the facility recently.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Constitutional Amendments Await Go-Ahead From Nyusi and Dhlakama

[AIM] Maputo -The fate of the constitutional amendments before the Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, is now entirely in the hands of President Filipe Nyusi and of the leader of the Renamo rebels, Afonso Dhlakama.

[AIM] Maputo -The fate of the constitutional amendments before the Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, is now entirely in the hands of President Filipe Nyusi and of the leader of the Renamo rebels, Afonso Dhlakama.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Minister Orders Parents to Take Children Out of Mines

[Monitor] Karamoja -The minister for Karamoja Affairs, Mr John Byabagambi, has issued a directive to all parents in Karamoja Sub-region to stop sending their children graze livestock during school time and also eject from gold mines in the areas.

[Monitor] Karamoja -The minister for Karamoja Affairs, Mr John Byabagambi, has issued a directive to all parents in Karamoja Sub-region to stop sending their children graze livestock during school time and also eject from gold mines in the areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nahco Wins Nigav Award

[This Day] One of Nigeria’s leading ground handling company, Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc, nahco aviance, has again clinched the Airport Ground Handling Special Achievement Award at the 2017Nigeria Aviation (NIGAV)Awards, held at the Oriental…

[This Day] One of Nigeria's leading ground handling company, Nigerian Aviation Handling Company Plc, nahco aviance, has again clinched the Airport Ground Handling Special Achievement Award at the 2017Nigeria Aviation (NIGAV)Awards, held at the Oriental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos, over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obasanjo – What Does He Want?

[Vanguard] No one has been gifted with the opportunity Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo had in presiding over the affairs of Nigeria for a cumulative 11 years. Does that privilege give him the justification for his repeated incursions and interventions in directi…

[Vanguard] No one has been gifted with the opportunity Dr. Olusegun Obasanjo had in presiding over the affairs of Nigeria for a cumulative 11 years. Does that privilege give him the justification for his repeated incursions and interventions in directing the moral compass of the nation?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Okello’s Coaches Maintain He is Not Ready for Cranes

[Monitor] Kampala -Allan Okello’s scintillating performance in the 5-1 thrashing of South Sudan last Saturday, including two assists and a jaw-dropping goal, has the game’s followers in awe of the teenager, with a good number calling for his call-up to…

[Monitor] Kampala -Allan Okello's scintillating performance in the 5-1 thrashing of South Sudan last Saturday, including two assists and a jaw-dropping goal, has the game's followers in awe of the teenager, with a good number calling for his call-up to the senior national team.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Marrakech To Host The Second Edition Of Africa Women In Agriculture Empowering Women In Agriculture

[BIAD] Believe in Africa has chosen Marrakech to host the second edition of their conference “African Women in Agriculture” (AWA), scheduled to be holdat the Museum Mohammed VI for Water Civilization in Marrakech, Morocco from May 8th to 10th, 2018. 

[BIAD] Believe in Africa has chosen Marrakech to host the second edition of their conference "African Women in Agriculture" (AWA), scheduled to be holdat the Museum Mohammed VI for Water Civilization in Marrakech, Morocco from May 8th to 10th, 2018. 

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Bina Babie On Not Dating for Four Years

[Independent (Kampala)] Bina Babie real names Robina Mbabazi Mulera is a radio presenter on Dembe FM. She has presented the mid-morning show, ‘Mubeezi’ for the last 16 years and she says looks forward to continue doing it. She says it all about her att…

[Independent (Kampala)] Bina Babie real names Robina Mbabazi Mulera is a radio presenter on Dembe FM. She has presented the mid-morning show, 'Mubeezi' for the last 16 years and she says looks forward to continue doing it. She says it all about her attachment to her fans and listeners. In 2016, she was awarded in the RTV awards as the 'Face of Radio'. This is one of her most outstanding achievements in her media journey.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda