MP Nambooze Sets Terms for Talks With DP Boss Mao

[Observer] The Democratic Party (DP) vice president for Buganda, Betty Nambooze, has set terms that she wants fulfilled before she can participate in any form of unity talks with party president general Norbert Mao.

[Observer] The Democratic Party (DP) vice president for Buganda, Betty Nambooze, has set terms that she wants fulfilled before she can participate in any form of unity talks with party president general Norbert Mao.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

State-Owned Airline’s Planes Grounded

[Zimbabwe Independent] STRUGGLING national flag carrier Air Zimbabwe (AirZim) has lurched into a new crisis after all of its five aircraft were grounded on Tuesday due to technical problems, forcing the airline to hire a plane from neighbouring South A…

[Zimbabwe Independent] STRUGGLING national flag carrier Air Zimbabwe (AirZim) has lurched into a new crisis after all of its five aircraft were grounded on Tuesday due to technical problems, forcing the airline to hire a plane from neighbouring South Africa in a desperate effort to fulfill some of its flight schedules, it has been established.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uganda Investment Authority – a History Littered With Politics, Fraud and Scandals

[Observer] As Jolly Kaguhangire takes over as head of Uganda Investment Authority, she finds a body which needs total redemption. Question is; can she fix it? ALON MWESIGWA navigates the authority’s bumpy history.

[Observer] As Jolly Kaguhangire takes over as head of Uganda Investment Authority, she finds a body which needs total redemption. Question is; can she fix it? ALON MWESIGWA navigates the authority's bumpy history.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

University of Khartoum Overturns Expulsion Order

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Tuesday the administration of the University of Khartoum cancelled a decision to dismiss student Um El Hassan Mahmoud and returned her to the university after an appeal was submitted by the Darfur Bar Association on her beh…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -On Tuesday the administration of the University of Khartoum cancelled a decision to dismiss student Um El Hassan Mahmoud and returned her to the university after an appeal was submitted by the Darfur Bar Association on her behalf on April 6.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Displaced Students Take Top Honours in Central Darfur Exams

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Two displaced students from Central Darfur camps have achieved the top scores in the basic school examinations, that were taken by 11,435 students in the state.

[Radio Dabanga] Zalingei -Two displaced students from Central Darfur camps have achieved the top scores in the basic school examinations, that were taken by 11,435 students in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Public Health Is Top Priority in Uganda

[Observer] On April 7, 2017, The Observer carried a piece titled “Without health, Uganda can’t achieve wealth” – authored by the United States ambassador to Uganda, Deborah R Malac. The statement is clearly well-intentioned and friendly to Uganda, and …

[Observer] On April 7, 2017, The Observer carried a piece titled "Without health, Uganda can't achieve wealth" - authored by the United States ambassador to Uganda, Deborah R Malac. The statement is clearly well-intentioned and friendly to Uganda, and is largely accurate in terms of empirical data.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Central Darfur Displaced Reject Land Rezoning

[Radio Dabanga] Garsila -The residents of Arula of Garsila locality in Central Darfur, who fled to Garsila camps in 2003 because of the war, have refused a local committee’s decision to build public facilities at Arula and compensating them with altern…

[Radio Dabanga] Garsila -The residents of Arula of Garsila locality in Central Darfur, who fled to Garsila camps in 2003 because of the war, have refused a local committee's decision to build public facilities at Arula and compensating them with alternative housing.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

UNICEF Reaches Previously Inaccessible Areas in Blue Nile, Central, and South Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) has been granted access to a few hard-to-reach areas such as Kurmuk (Blue Nile State), Golo (Central Darfur) and Belle El Serief (South Darfur), the latter had not been accessible fo…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef) has been granted access to a few hard-to-reach areas such as Kurmuk (Blue Nile State), Golo (Central Darfur) and Belle El Serief (South Darfur), the latter had not been accessible for over five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

North Darfur Water Committee Beating ‘A Misunderstanding’ – Commissioner

[Radio Dabanga] Tabit -The Commissioner of Tawila locality in North Darfur has acknowledged an incident when a water delegation of four people, including a policeman and a member of the Popular Defence Forces were severely beaten and tortured by milita…

[Radio Dabanga] Tabit -The Commissioner of Tawila locality in North Darfur has acknowledged an incident when a water delegation of four people, including a policeman and a member of the Popular Defence Forces were severely beaten and tortured by military personnel in the military garrison at Tabit on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan