Government Abandons Cancer Patients to Die

[Monitor] Kampala -More cancer patients have dropped dead since the country’s only radiotherapy machine broke down fifteen months ago compared to same period in preceding years.

[Monitor] Kampala -More cancer patients have dropped dead since the country's only radiotherapy machine broke down fifteen months ago compared to same period in preceding years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Group to Challenge Central Bank Over Barclays Sale

[New Zimbabwe] The Affirmative Action Group (AAG) has vowed to confront the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) over the sale of Barclays’ local unit to a Malawian outfit ahead of a management consortium.

[New Zimbabwe] The Affirmative Action Group (AAG) has vowed to confront the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) over the sale of Barclays' local unit to a Malawian outfit ahead of a management consortium.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Case of Kazibwe Aide Impostors Adjourned

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a pension scam case where former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe is a witness stalled yesterday and was adjourned to next week.

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a pension scam case where former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe is a witness stalled yesterday and was adjourned to next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Raising Agricultural Ministry’s Budget to Benefit Rural Folks

[Daily News] “Poverty afflicts rural areas most, where people engage in agricultural activities as small holder farmers. As such , all efforts to bring development must target the sector while the government lays emphasis on the role of women, ” this i…

[Daily News] "Poverty afflicts rural areas most, where people engage in agricultural activities as small holder farmers. As such , all efforts to bring development must target the sector while the government lays emphasis on the role of women, " this is the general view of development stakeholders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Diplomat Rwabiita Laid to Rest

[Monitor] Ibanda -Homesteads cleared, village paths conveyed and the compound filled. Residents, relatives, friends, government and religious officials and people of diverse backgrounds from across the country on Monday converged at Kyaruhimbi village …

[Monitor] Ibanda -Homesteads cleared, village paths conveyed and the compound filled. Residents, relatives, friends, government and religious officials and people of diverse backgrounds from across the country on Monday converged at Kyaruhimbi village in Nyabuhikye, Ibanda district to bid the final farewell to former Ibanda South MP and Ambassador Deo Kajunzire Rwabiita.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Man Steals 100kgs Maize From Finance Minister

[New Zimbabwe] A 73-year-old HIV+ grandpa who stole 100kg of maize cobs worth $15 from a cabinet’s minister’s farm in Headlands walked from the court a free man after he was slapped with a wholly suspended three months jail term.

[New Zimbabwe] A 73-year-old HIV+ grandpa who stole 100kg of maize cobs worth $15 from a cabinet's minister's farm in Headlands walked from the court a free man after he was slapped with a wholly suspended three months jail term.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe