Nigeria Wins Hosting Right for Fiba Africa Club Championship Eliminations

[Vanguard] Nigeria will for the first time in 10 years host an international basketball competition after winning the hosting bid for the 2017 FIBA Africa Club championship zonal elimination finals.

[Vanguard] Nigeria will for the first time in 10 years host an international basketball competition after winning the hosting bid for the 2017 FIBA Africa Club championship zonal elimination finals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

‘Fire Mangudya and Bring Sanity to Money Markets’

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has urged President Robert Mugabe to fire Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya for allegedly fuelling the country’s currency black market.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has urged President Robert Mugabe to fire Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya for allegedly fuelling the country's currency black market.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How 21-Year-Old Umuhoza Plans to Fight Climate Change

[New Times] Grace Ineza Umuhoza, a third year student at University of Rwanda, wants to make a difference in society and is already devising initiatives on how to accomplish this.

[New Times] Grace Ineza Umuhoza, a third year student at University of Rwanda, wants to make a difference in society and is already devising initiatives on how to accomplish this.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Museveni in Brussels for Key EU-EPA Discussions

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni is in Belgium on a three-day working visit that will include talks with European Union (EU) about the EU-EAC Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA).

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -President Yoweri Museveni is in Belgium on a three-day working visit that will include talks with European Union (EU) about the EU-EAC Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NSSF Launches Construction of US$400m Lubowa Housing Project

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -On Sept. 26, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) broke the ground to construct 2, 740 housing units in Lubowo – about 16 kilometers away from Kampala city.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -On Sept. 26, the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) broke the ground to construct 2, 740 housing units in Lubowo - about 16 kilometers away from Kampala city.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Presidential Guards Take Over Parliament, Arrest 27 MPs

[Observer] A joint force of presidential guards, the elite Special Forces Command (SFC) soldiers and police officers attached to parliament forcibly pulled out several legislators opposed to lifting the age limit from the chambers of parliament today a…

[Observer] A joint force of presidential guards, the elite Special Forces Command (SFC) soldiers and police officers attached to parliament forcibly pulled out several legislators opposed to lifting the age limit from the chambers of parliament today afternoon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda