City Clears the Air in Lower Crossroads

[GroundUp] Residents of Newrest in Lower Crossroads can breathe freely now that their drain has been fixed. People wouldn’t open their windows because of the unbearable smell. GroundUp reported on the problem last month.

[GroundUp] Residents of Newrest in Lower Crossroads can breathe freely now that their drain has been fixed. People wouldn't open their windows because of the unbearable smell. GroundUp reported on the problem last month.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Plan to Keep Education Cost Affordable – Insurance Expert

[Observer] It is that time of the year again and some parents are considering insurance products that would assure their children’s education. Ali Twaha met ICEA Life Assurance Company Ltd’s chief executive officer, JACKSON MULI to discuss products ope…

[Observer] It is that time of the year again and some parents are considering insurance products that would assure their children's education. Ali Twaha met ICEA Life Assurance Company Ltd's chief executive officer, JACKSON MULI to discuss products open to learners in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs – Why Budget Is Good, Bad for Uganda

[Observer] Reactions to the national budget for the 2017/18 financial year, which Finance Minister Matia Kasaija presented last Thursday, continue to elicit strong opinions from all political shades.

[Observer] Reactions to the national budget for the 2017/18 financial year, which Finance Minister Matia Kasaija presented last Thursday, continue to elicit strong opinions from all political shades.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eguaveon’s Resignation Product of Corrupt System – Odegbami, Others

[Daily Trust] Football enthusiasts have blamed Austin Eguaveon’s resignation as the coach of Sunshine Stars FC of Akure on the corruption that has eaten deep into football.

[Daily Trust] Football enthusiasts have blamed Austin Eguaveon's resignation as the coach of Sunshine Stars FC of Akure on the corruption that has eaten deep into football.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#GuptaLeaks – Delhi Daredevils Staff Member Contacted Guptas for Visa Assistance

[Daily Maverick] Leaked emails show that a visa application for somebody connected to the Delhi Daredevils cricket team was expedited when the side made it to the semi-finals of the Champions League T20 in South Africa in 2012. But only after he contac…

[Daily Maverick] Leaked emails show that a visa application for somebody connected to the Delhi Daredevils cricket team was expedited when the side made it to the semi-finals of the Champions League T20 in South Africa in 2012. But only after he contacted Ajay Gupta directly. By SCORPIO and AMABHUNGANE.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Finally, Police Nab Notorious Kidnap Kingpin, Evans

[Guardian] Barely three weeks after the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, placed a N30m bounty on notorious kidnapper, Evans (as he is simply known in some circles), he was yesterday arrested by the police in Lagos.

[Guardian] Barely three weeks after the Inspector General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, placed a N30m bounty on notorious kidnapper, Evans (as he is simply known in some circles), he was yesterday arrested by the police in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria