MPs Order Govt Officials to Return U.S.$1 Milllion Oil Cash

[Monitor] Kampala -Parliament has ordered all the 42 government officials to refund the Shs6b they shared as a reward by President Museveni for winning the landmark arbitration tax dispute in London between the Uganda government, Heritage Oil and Gas a…

[Monitor] Kampala -Parliament has ordered all the 42 government officials to refund the Shs6b they shared as a reward by President Museveni for winning the landmark arbitration tax dispute in London between the Uganda government, Heritage Oil and Gas and Tullow Oil.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Meet the Fringe Candidates Running for President

[Nation] Fringe presidential candidates are having a battle of their lives against President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main challenger Raila Odinga on their individual manifestoes as well as media space.

[Nation] Fringe presidential candidates are having a battle of their lives against President Uhuru Kenyatta and his main challenger Raila Odinga on their individual manifestoes as well as media space.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No Border Wall for Ethiopia, Rather an Open Door – Even for Its Enemy

[IPS] Adinbried -It’s one thing to read about the exodus of souls flowing out of Eritrea, it’s quite another to look into the tired eyes, surrounded by dust and grime, of a 14-year-old Eritrean girl who’s just arrived on the Ethiopian side of the share…

[IPS] Adinbried -It's one thing to read about the exodus of souls flowing out of Eritrea, it's quite another to look into the tired eyes, surrounded by dust and grime, of a 14-year-old Eritrean girl who's just arrived on the Ethiopian side of the shared border.

source: AllAfrica News: Eritrea

Scare as Gas Tanker Leaks in Middle of Road

[Nation] Normalcy has returned on the busy Nakuru-Nairobi Highway after a 12-hour closure following a massive gas leak from a tanker at Gitaru near Kikuyu Southern bypass on Wednesday night.

[Nation] Normalcy has returned on the busy Nakuru-Nairobi Highway after a 12-hour closure following a massive gas leak from a tanker at Gitaru near Kikuyu Southern bypass on Wednesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Battle for President – Does Dlamini-Zuma Stand Chance Against Ramaphosa?

[allAfrica] Cape Town -In South Africa the constitution does not allow for its citizens to choose a president. It relies solely on a few men and women who are nominated into the inner circle of the African National Congress, known as the National Execu…

[allAfrica] Cape Town -In South Africa the constitution does not allow for its citizens to choose a president. It relies solely on a few men and women who are nominated into the inner circle of the African National Congress, known as the National Executive Council, to make that decision for its citizens.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Detains Former UBC Boss Over 2014 World Cup Deal

[Monitor] Kampala -Detectives have arrested and detained the former managing director of Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC), Mr Paul Kihika, on a range of criminal cases that are under investigations.

[Monitor] Kampala -Detectives have arrested and detained the former managing director of Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC), Mr Paul Kihika, on a range of criminal cases that are under investigations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda