Osun Senatorial Bye-Election Speaks Volumes About APC’s Fate in 2019, Says PDP

[Guardian] Savouring its victory in last Saturday’s Osun West Senatorial bye-election, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday said the party’s victory was clear evidence that Nigerians would push the All Progressives Congress (APC) out of power …

[Guardian] Savouring its victory in last Saturday's Osun West Senatorial bye-election, the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), yesterday said the party's victory was clear evidence that Nigerians would push the All Progressives Congress (APC) out of power in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nakiwala Backtracks On Onyebuki Stance

[Monitor] Kampala -Isolated and heavily criticised for her stance on the injury suffered by former Express defender Vincent Onyebuki, club chairperson Florence Nakiwala seems to have had a change of heart.

[Monitor] Kampala -Isolated and heavily criticised for her stance on the injury suffered by former Express defender Vincent Onyebuki, club chairperson Florence Nakiwala seems to have had a change of heart.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ssebaana, the Unlikely DP President

[Monitor] In 2006, at 72 years old, Ssebaana was pushed by a group of largely young DP stalwarts to compete for the presidency. It was clear that his chances of winning were very remote, but winning was not the key objective of his candidature.

[Monitor] In 2006, at 72 years old, Ssebaana was pushed by a group of largely young DP stalwarts to compete for the presidency. It was clear that his chances of winning were very remote, but winning was not the key objective of his candidature.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

God Needs Dollars, Christians Told

[Monitor] Kampala -The Anglican Chaplain for Parliament, Rev Canon Christine Shimanya, has advised Christians who give offertory in Shillings to also bring dollars and pounds.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Anglican Chaplain for Parliament, Rev Canon Christine Shimanya, has advised Christians who give offertory in Shillings to also bring dollars and pounds.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

PDP Savours Osun West Senatorial Election Victory, Says It’s Test-Run for 2019

[This Day] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) went into a celebratory mood on Sunday as it savoured its victory in the Osun West senatorial election held last Saturday in Osun State with the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee saying…

[This Day] The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) went into a celebratory mood on Sunday as it savoured its victory in the Osun West senatorial election held last Saturday in Osun State with the Senator Ahmed Makarfi-led National Caretaker Committee saying it indicated the people's loss of faith in the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

FARG Grapples With Fraudulent Beneficiaries

[New Times] Seventeen years since the Genocide Survivors Assistance Fund (FARG) was formed, the organisation is still dealing with beneficiaries who end up on the list under false pretences.

[New Times] Seventeen years since the Genocide Survivors Assistance Fund (FARG) was formed, the organisation is still dealing with beneficiaries who end up on the list under false pretences.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda