Museveni Critic ‘Resists Forced Psychiatric Exam’

[Al Jazeera] A Ugandan academic detained for likening President Yoweri Museveni to a person’s bottom fears authorities are trying to have her declared insane to lock her up in a psychiatric facility.

[Al Jazeera] A Ugandan academic detained for likening President Yoweri Museveni to a person's bottom fears authorities are trying to have her declared insane to lock her up in a psychiatric facility.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

On the Periphery – Missing Urbanisation in Zimbabwe

[Africa Research Institute] Zimbabwe’s 2012 census report suggests that notable de-urbanisation occurred between 2002 and 2012. Some external commentators have cited urban-rural migration and the Fast Track Land Reform Programme – jambanja – initiated …

[Africa Research Institute] Zimbabwe's 2012 census report suggests that notable de-urbanisation occurred between 2002 and 2012. Some external commentators have cited urban-rural migration and the Fast Track Land Reform Programme - jambanja - initiated in 2000 as the principal drivers of this phenomenon.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Buhari Hosts Masari, Emirs to Dinner

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari last night hosted Katsina State Governor Aminu Bello Masari and emirs from the state to a dinner at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari last night hosted Katsina State Governor Aminu Bello Masari and emirs from the state to a dinner at the Aso Rock Presidential Villa in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NBA Wants Appeal Court in Kogi

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -The Kogi State Branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has appealed to the Federal Government to establish a division of the Court of Appeal in the state to ease the hassles lawyers and litigants go through in the dispensation…

[Daily Trust] Lokoja -The Kogi State Branch of the Nigeria Bar Association (NBA) has appealed to the Federal Government to establish a division of the Court of Appeal in the state to ease the hassles lawyers and litigants go through in the dispensation of justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Economic Crisis Hits Revenue Flows

[Zimbabwe Independent] Economic turmoil characterised by endless company closures and rising job losses has hit state revenue collection, triggering panic in government.

[Zimbabwe Independent] Economic turmoil characterised by endless company closures and rising job losses has hit state revenue collection, triggering panic in government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Leader Barred Access to Lawyer

[Al Jazeera] Zambian police have denied the main opposition party’s claim that its detained leader Hakainde Hichilema was denied access to his lawyers and family members.

[Al Jazeera] Zambian police have denied the main opposition party's claim that its detained leader Hakainde Hichilema was denied access to his lawyers and family members.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Is Buhari Winning the Fight Against Boko Haram?

[Deutsche Welle] Three years after 276 schoolgirls were kidnapped in Nigeria, most have still not been found. We take a look at the progress President Buhari has made in the fight against terror in Nigeria.

[Deutsche Welle] Three years after 276 schoolgirls were kidnapped in Nigeria, most have still not been found. We take a look at the progress President Buhari has made in the fight against terror in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria