‘Clayed’ Journalist – Court Refuses to Bail Attackers

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -City magistrate Perseverance Makala has thrown out a bail application by six men accused of detaining and assaulting freelance journalist Clayton Masekesa on allegations of having an affair with their colleague’s girlfriend.

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -City magistrate Perseverance Makala has thrown out a bail application by six men accused of detaining and assaulting freelance journalist Clayton Masekesa on allegations of having an affair with their colleague's girlfriend.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mubuku Scheme Farmers Decry Pesticide-Resistant Armyworm

[Observer] Farmers in Mubuku irrigation and settlement scheme are battling the fall armyworms ravaging vast gardens of maize. This, coupled with poor management of water for irrigation, has triggered a water crisis, writes ARTHUR MATSIKO.

[Observer] Farmers in Mubuku irrigation and settlement scheme are battling the fall armyworms ravaging vast gardens of maize. This, coupled with poor management of water for irrigation, has triggered a water crisis, writes ARTHUR MATSIKO.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sexuality Education Policy Released

[Observer] The ministry of Education and Sports has asked the National Curriculum Development Centre (NCDC) to integrate sexuality education in the school curricula in consultation with religious, cultural and political leaders.

[Observer] The ministry of Education and Sports has asked the National Curriculum Development Centre (NCDC) to integrate sexuality education in the school curricula in consultation with religious, cultural and political leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Men Investigated for Allegedly Beating, Stabbing Baby Seal (Warning – Sensitive Content)

[News24Wire] Detectives are investigating a case of animal cruelty in the Velddrif area of the Western Cape, after a video emerged of two men stabbing a seal pup and smashing its body against a boat.

[News24Wire] Detectives are investigating a case of animal cruelty in the Velddrif area of the Western Cape, after a video emerged of two men stabbing a seal pup and smashing its body against a boat.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt, Opposition Fight Over Media Professionalism

[Nyasa Times] Parliament on Wednesday turned into a boxing arena and the punching bag as the government and opposition legislators battled over media professionalism and ethics as well perceived poor parliamentary coverage.

[Nyasa Times] Parliament on Wednesday turned into a boxing arena and the punching bag as the government and opposition legislators battled over media professionalism and ethics as well perceived poor parliamentary coverage.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Makerere Summons 332 Former Students Over Exam Malpractice

[Observer] The central adhoc regularities and malpractices (alteration of marks) committee of Makerere University has summoned a total of 332 former students to defend themselves on allegations levied against them before the committee by week.

[Observer] The central adhoc regularities and malpractices (alteration of marks) committee of Makerere University has summoned a total of 332 former students to defend themselves on allegations levied against them before the committee by week.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Budget – Why Umeme Is Key for New Power Generation Projects

[Observer] A substantial amount of this year’s budget is expected to be allocated towards the completion of the two power dams as the infrastructure sector prepares to take the lion’s share of the budget.

[Observer] A substantial amount of this year's budget is expected to be allocated towards the completion of the two power dams as the infrastructure sector prepares to take the lion's share of the budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda