Theft and Misery – Will This Always Be Nigeria’s Story?

[Vanguard] Nigerians politicians get away with murder. Their constituents are often too poor or uneducated to fully understand the issues at stake or to really make the cause and effect connection between their local government chairman’s ostentatious …

[Vanguard] Nigerians politicians get away with murder. Their constituents are often too poor or uneducated to fully understand the issues at stake or to really make the cause and effect connection between their local government chairman's ostentatious lifestyle and their own lack of basic social amenities, talk less of the Senator or House of Representatives member whom they hardly see.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President Museveni vs ‘President’ Bobi Wine – Why Both Got It Wrong

[Monitor] After all the excitement of [Ghetto Republic president] Bobi Wine’s sensational victory in the Kyadondo East parliamentary race, and all the comments about how it represented an anti-establishment youthful revolution, President Yoweri Museven…

[Monitor] After all the excitement of [Ghetto Republic president] Bobi Wine's sensational victory in the Kyadondo East parliamentary race, and all the comments about how it represented an anti-establishment youthful revolution, President Yoweri Museveni finally weighed in. The gist of Museveni's argument was that youth (biology) is not the big thing in politics, but ideology. Young people (he listed several in Uganda's history) had come to power and made a mess of it, despite their youth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IMF Wants Bank of Uganda to Strengthen Supervision

[Monitor] Kampala -Last week, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) provided details on why it wants Bank of Uganda (BoU) to strengthen the supervision of commercial banks, in order to avoid the Crane Bank-like scenario.

[Monitor] Kampala -Last week, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) provided details on why it wants Bank of Uganda (BoU) to strengthen the supervision of commercial banks, in order to avoid the Crane Bank-like scenario.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Military Liberated Over 25 Towns Under Jonathan, New Book Reveals

[This Day] The newly released book ‘Boko Haram Media War: An Encounter with the Spymaster’ has listed over 25 major towns and cities recaptured by the Nigerian military during the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan before the final handover …

[This Day] The newly released book 'Boko Haram Media War: An Encounter with the Spymaster' has listed over 25 major towns and cities recaptured by the Nigerian military during the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan before the final handover to President Mohammed Buhari.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mbabazi Partners to Join Crane Bank Case

[Monitor] Kampala -Two shareholders of the defunct National Bank of Commerce, which was co-owned by former prime minister Amama Mbabazi, have indicated their intention to join in the legal battle involving businessman Sudhir Ruparelia and Bank of Ugand…

[Monitor] Kampala -Two shareholders of the defunct National Bank of Commerce, which was co-owned by former prime minister Amama Mbabazi, have indicated their intention to join in the legal battle involving businessman Sudhir Ruparelia and Bank of Uganda (BoU).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda