UNFPA Regional Director for Eastern Africa Visits Angola

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) for Eastern and Southern Africa, Julitta Onabanjo, is since last Wednesday afternoon in Luanda, for a three-day visit to Angola, in the ambit of monitoring the implemen…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) for Eastern and Southern Africa, Julitta Onabanjo, is since last Wednesday afternoon in Luanda, for a three-day visit to Angola, in the ambit of monitoring the implementation of the agreements made between the institution and the African country.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Age Limit – Legal Committee Set to Endorse Bill

[Observer] A critical assessment of witnesses who appeared before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee to give views on the age limit bill shows a slight majority want the 75-year cap removed.

[Observer] A critical assessment of witnesses who appeared before the Legal and Parliamentary Affairs committee to give views on the age limit bill shows a slight majority want the 75-year cap removed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

You Are ADF Rebels, State Charges Kaweesi Suspects

[Observer] Three suspects accused of murdering former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi were yesterday slapped with fresh charges of being members of the rebel Allied Democratic Forces — a designated terrorist organisation.

[Observer] Three suspects accused of murdering former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi were yesterday slapped with fresh charges of being members of the rebel Allied Democratic Forces -- a designated terrorist organisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Leaders Should Know When the Party Is Over

[Monitor] Several years ago, I drove passed one of Kampala’s popular night hangouts, Kisementi, on a Sunday night. I was surprised to see large crowds of middle-aged men and women partying the night away when the following day was a Monday – a working …

[Monitor] Several years ago, I drove passed one of Kampala's popular night hangouts, Kisementi, on a Sunday night. I was surprised to see large crowds of middle-aged men and women partying the night away when the following day was a Monday - a working day.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Basena, Lule Scramble for in-Form Forward Shaban

[Monitor] Kampala -Such is the captivating goal scoring form of KCCA hitman Muhammad Shaban at the moment that senior national team coach Moses Basena and national Under-20 coach Matia Lule each want a piece of him.

[Monitor] Kampala -Such is the captivating goal scoring form of KCCA hitman Muhammad Shaban at the moment that senior national team coach Moses Basena and national Under-20 coach Matia Lule each want a piece of him.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

6 Injured As Refugees Clash With Locals in Kyegegwa

[Monitor] Kyegegwa -At least six people have been rushed to hospital with injuries after refugees at the periphery of Kyaka II refugee settlement clashed with nationals in Kyegegwa District on Thursday.

[Monitor] Kyegegwa -At least six people have been rushed to hospital with injuries after refugees at the periphery of Kyaka II refugee settlement clashed with nationals in Kyegegwa District on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Olympic Candidates Now Get Right Scores

[Nation] More than 535 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education examination candidates at Olympic Primary School in Nairobi have finally received their correct exam results.

[Nation] More than 535 Kenya Certificate of Primary Education examination candidates at Olympic Primary School in Nairobi have finally received their correct exam results.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister and Latin Institute Discuss Bantu Culture

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Bantu traditions and the preservation of the Bantu culture were the focus of a discussion Wednesday between the Angolan minister of Culture and the president of the Latin American Institute of Bantu Traditions (Ilabantu). During the…

[ANGOP] Luanda -The Bantu traditions and the preservation of the Bantu culture were the focus of a discussion Wednesday between the Angolan minister of Culture and the president of the Latin American Institute of Bantu Traditions (Ilabantu). During the meeting held in Luanda, Carolina Cerqueira recommended the gathering of information about the traditions of the ancient Kongo Kingdom, to guarantee the diversity and richness of the work that Ilabantu develops.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Alcoholism, Drug Addiction Rising Among Children

[Monitor] Hope and Beyond, an organization which helps alcohol and drug abuse victims to recover, has said it is launching a study to investigate why the number of children abusing alcohol and drugs is increasing.

[Monitor] Hope and Beyond, an organization which helps alcohol and drug abuse victims to recover, has said it is launching a study to investigate why the number of children abusing alcohol and drugs is increasing.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda