Almost 4,000,000 Sudanese Displaced By Fighting

[Al Jazeera] Almost 4,000,000 Sudanese have been forced from their homes in 14 years of tribal violence and battles between government and opposition fighters, the Norwegian Refugee Council says.

[Al Jazeera] Almost 4,000,000 Sudanese have been forced from their homes in 14 years of tribal violence and battles between government and opposition fighters, the Norwegian Refugee Council says.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

KCCA Host Rivers

[Observer] After qualifying for the Uganda Cup final, KCCA FC turn their attention to the Caf Confederation Cup as they host Nigeria’s Rivers United at the Phillip Omondi stadium, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

[Observer] After qualifying for the Uganda Cup final, KCCA FC turn their attention to the Caf Confederation Cup as they host Nigeria's Rivers United at the Phillip Omondi stadium, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kyadondo East Election Campaigns Kick Off

[Observer] The battle for Kyadondo East constituency, which recently fell vacant after court nullified the election of FDC’s Apollo Kantinti, has kicked off with the nomination of five other candidates.

[Observer] The battle for Kyadondo East constituency, which recently fell vacant after court nullified the election of FDC's Apollo Kantinti, has kicked off with the nomination of five other candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Warriors Travel to Canons

[Observer] When Warriors meet UCU Canons in the National Basketball League this evening at the YMCA in Wandegeya, their focus will be on the ultimate goal for this season – winning the league. Warriors will be aiming at making it two wins in two.

[Observer] When Warriors meet UCU Canons in the National Basketball League this evening at the YMCA in Wandegeya, their focus will be on the ultimate goal for this season - winning the league. Warriors will be aiming at making it two wins in two.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Approve Shs 185 Billion Supplementary Budget, Withhold Shs 53.8 Billion

[Observer] Parliament yesterday approved a supplementary budget of Shs 185.4 billion which government spent for key entities in the 2015/16 financial year, but withheld consent for another Shs 53.8bn, saying it should be treated as loss of public funds…

[Observer] Parliament yesterday approved a supplementary budget of Shs 185.4 billion which government spent for key entities in the 2015/16 financial year, but withheld consent for another Shs 53.8bn, saying it should be treated as loss of public funds to be recovered from companies that benefited from tax waivers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Meningitis Outbreak Heads Health Challenges for Buhari

[Premium Times] The health sector in Nigeria under President Muhammadu Buhari has had a lot of media attention. Not much of this has however been about the government delivering on its promise to provide functional healthcare system to Nigerians. Inste…

[Premium Times] The health sector in Nigeria under President Muhammadu Buhari has had a lot of media attention. Not much of this has however been about the government delivering on its promise to provide functional healthcare system to Nigerians. Instead, the headline has been grabbed by epidemic outbreaks in parts of the country, underlining the challenges that still face the sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria