Opio – the Ugandan Writing Jokes for Trevor Noah and the Daily Show

[Monitor] Joseph Opio has always been serious about comedy. So serious, in fact, that he walked away from a promising newspaper job in Kampala, borrowed a large sum of money, and went to America to try and make people laugh.

[Monitor] Joseph Opio has always been serious about comedy. So serious, in fact, that he walked away from a promising newspaper job in Kampala, borrowed a large sum of money, and went to America to try and make people laugh.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Am Happy to Serve After 23 Years, Says Retired Col Kaka

[Monitor] After leaving Makerere University, I worked in the ministry of Public Service for about three years before I was transferred to the Masindi under the Ministry of Agriculture.

[Monitor] After leaving Makerere University, I worked in the ministry of Public Service for about three years before I was transferred to the Masindi under the Ministry of Agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Colonel Kaka, the New Spy Chief At Internal Security Organisation

[Monitor] In January 1997 when Nelson Luswata, a former team leader of the British American Tobbacco in Masindi was transportation tobacco in the area, there was a major transporter with several trucks crossing from Masindi to Kampala.

[Monitor] In January 1997 when Nelson Luswata, a former team leader of the British American Tobbacco in Masindi was transportation tobacco in the area, there was a major transporter with several trucks crossing from Masindi to Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Genocide Suspect Murekezi Faces More Charges in Malawi

[New Times] A Malawian court on Friday established additional charges against Vincent Murekezi, a Rwandan who faces extradition to Rwanda to face charges pertaining to his role in 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

[New Times] A Malawian court on Friday established additional charges against Vincent Murekezi, a Rwandan who faces extradition to Rwanda to face charges pertaining to his role in 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

By-Election Violence, Precursor to 2018 Poll – NGOs

[New Zimbabwe] THE political violence which rocked the recent Bikita West by-election is likely a pre-cursor to the crunch 2018 vote, a group of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) has warned.

[New Zimbabwe] THE political violence which rocked the recent Bikita West by-election is likely a pre-cursor to the crunch 2018 vote, a group of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

‘Africa Must Plan for the Growing Population’

[Monitor] Uganda will always be at the table of continental decisions. Nothing will be done without Uganda. Remember this is a ministerial cabinet post. It’s like being a minister of Health, Social services for the continent.

[Monitor] Uganda will always be at the table of continental decisions. Nothing will be done without Uganda. Remember this is a ministerial cabinet post. It's like being a minister of Health, Social services for the continent.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New Housing Project to Benefit Vulnerable Residents in Kicukiro

[New Times] A project to construct model housing units for vulnerable residents was launched on Saturday in Kicukiro District during the monthly community work, Umuganda.

[New Times] A project to construct model housing units for vulnerable residents was launched on Saturday in Kicukiro District during the monthly community work, Umuganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Natural Resources Authority to Be Split Into 3

[New Times] The government has introduced a Bill that seeks to dissolve the Rwanda Natural Resources Authority (RNRA) and form three independent and specialised bodies focused on oil, gas, and minerals as well as land, water, and forestry.

[New Times] The government has introduced a Bill that seeks to dissolve the Rwanda Natural Resources Authority (RNRA) and form three independent and specialised bodies focused on oil, gas, and minerals as well as land, water, and forestry.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda