OIC – Oryem Okello Calls for Increased Funding for Science

[Independent (Kampala)] Astana, Kazakhstan -Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Henry Oryem Okello has called upon the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to increase funding in science, technology research a…

[Independent (Kampala)] Astana, Kazakhstan -Minister of State for Foreign Affairs in charge of International Affairs, Henry Oryem Okello has called upon the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) to increase funding in science, technology research and development in Institutions funded by OIC, including Islamic University in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Value Traditional Leaders, Says Army Boss

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe National Army has urged Zimbabweans to value traditional leaders, as they are part of the security architecture. This was said by ZNA Commander Lieutenant-General Philip Valerio Sibanda in a speech read on his behalf by Major …

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe National Army has urged Zimbabweans to value traditional leaders, as they are part of the security architecture. This was said by ZNA Commander Lieutenant-General Philip Valerio Sibanda in a speech read on his behalf by Major General Trust Mugoba at Mashonaland East Traditional Leaders' Day last Saturday. "When King Leopold was writing his letter to the missionaries, he urged them not to teach Africans about God, but urged them to destroy our tradition and cultural values and our chiefs were k

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Pledges to Support Mugabe Govt Programmes

[The Herald] The United Nations has said it will continue to work with the Government to spearhead several development programmes in the country. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) country representative, Mr Bishow Parajuli, told The Herald af…

[The Herald] The United Nations has said it will continue to work with the Government to spearhead several development programmes in the country. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) country representative, Mr Bishow Parajuli, told The Herald after meeting Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa at his Munhumutapa Offices yesterday, that they were involved in several areas such as education and agriculture.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Netball Boss Chipandu Salutes Senior Team

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Netball Association president Leticia Chipandu has saluted the senior team for their outstanding performance that earned them first position at the just-ended Pent Series in Windhoek, Namibia. The Gems battled it out against Botsw…

[The Herald] Zimbabwe Netball Association president Leticia Chipandu has saluted the senior team for their outstanding performance that earned them first position at the just-ended Pent Series in Windhoek, Namibia. The Gems battled it out against Botswana, Swaziland, Zambia and the hosts in the Series that was also a world-raking competition. "I am very proud of them. I respect their passion and determination to do well for netball and raising the flag of Zimbabwe very high. The sky is the limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Football Body Seeks Funds For Matches

[Namibian] The Namibia Football Association (NFA) on Monday pleaded with corporate entities to invest over N$12 million needed for national teams’ continued participation in international fixtures until the end of March 2018.

[Namibian] The Namibia Football Association (NFA) on Monday pleaded with corporate entities to invest over N$12 million needed for national teams' continued participation in international fixtures until the end of March 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Museveni – Tribunals to Ease Compensation Appeals

[Independent (Kampala)] Masaka -President Yoweri Museveni has said that land tribunals will shorten the time of appeal for discontented landowners when the Land Law is amended.

[Independent (Kampala)] Masaka -President Yoweri Museveni has said that land tribunals will shorten the time of appeal for discontented landowners when the Land Law is amended.

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Minister Sekeramayi A Fake Doctor, Says War Vets Leader

[New Zimbabwe] War veterans’ leader Christopher Mutsvangwa said he was confronted by Defence minister Sydney Sekeramayi’s wife who challenged him to stop supporting Vice President Emmerson Mnangangwa in the heated Zanu PF succession battles.

[New Zimbabwe] War veterans' leader Christopher Mutsvangwa said he was confronted by Defence minister Sydney Sekeramayi's wife who challenged him to stop supporting Vice President Emmerson Mnangangwa in the heated Zanu PF succession battles.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Clays Posts Shs2bn Profit

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Uganda Clays Limited has recorded a 70% growth in net profit to Shs2.17 billion for the six months ending June 30. The stellar performance comes on the back of its majority shareholder, the National Social Security Fund…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Uganda Clays Limited has recorded a 70% growth in net profit to Shs2.17 billion for the six months ending June 30. The stellar performance comes on the back of its majority shareholder, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) deciding to stop collecting interest on the loan advanced the clay construction material manufacturer.

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Dr Ssemwanga Takes Over At St Lawrence University

[Observer] One month after taking office as acting vice chancellor of St Lawrence University, Dr Andrew Ssemwanga has announced that he will spearhead the development of a new five-year strategic plan for the institution.

[Observer] One month after taking office as acting vice chancellor of St Lawrence University, Dr Andrew Ssemwanga has announced that he will spearhead the development of a new five-year strategic plan for the institution.

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