Uganda, Kenya Send Officials to China for Railway Money

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda’s Finance minister Matia Kasaija and his Kenyan counterpart are yet to get confirmation of the specific dates for further negotiations and possible financial closure from China’s ministry of Commerce which supervises EXIM Bank…

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda's Finance minister Matia Kasaija and his Kenyan counterpart are yet to get confirmation of the specific dates for further negotiations and possible financial closure from China's ministry of Commerce which supervises EXIM Bank, the prospective financier of the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR), Daily Monitor has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FIFA Slams Fresh Two-Year Ban On Adamu

[This Day] The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee of FIFA has slammed fresh, world-wide, two-year ban on former Director General of National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr Amos Adamu.

[This Day] The adjudicatory chamber of the independent Ethics Committee of FIFA has slammed fresh, world-wide, two-year ban on former Director General of National Sports Commission (NSC), Dr Amos Adamu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Amina Mohammed Lists Priority At UN

[Daily Trust] Ms Amina Mohammed, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, says her responsibility at the UN will be to focus primarily on helping the UN Secretary-General António Guterres to reposition sustainable development as the heart of the organization.

[Daily Trust] Ms Amina Mohammed, the UN Deputy Secretary-General, says her responsibility at the UN will be to focus primarily on helping the UN Secretary-General António Guterres to reposition sustainable development as the heart of the organization.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Fayose Attacks Obasanjo Over ‘Failed Leadership’ Comment

[Premium Times] Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has again rekindled the no love lost between him and former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, declaring that the latter erred when he asserted that his generation had failed Nigeria.

[Premium Times] Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, has again rekindled the no love lost between him and former president, Olusegun Obasanjo, declaring that the latter erred when he asserted that his generation had failed Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Should Museveni and Besigye Talk? Yes, and No. Here’s Why

[Monitor] Daily Monitor reports that talks to craft some sort of political compact between President Museveni and Opposition FDC’s former election rival Kizza Besigye are in the works.

[Monitor] Daily Monitor reports that talks to craft some sort of political compact between President Museveni and Opposition FDC's former election rival Kizza Besigye are in the works.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Endorses Football Chief Pinnick for CAF Position

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Tuesday endorsed the President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Amadu Pinnick, to contest for an elective position in the Confederation of African Football, CAF, election.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Tuesday endorsed the President of Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, Amadu Pinnick, to contest for an elective position in the Confederation of African Football, CAF, election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We’re Demanding Nnamdi Kanu’s Immediate Release – Soludo, Utomi, Others

[Premium Times] Former Central Bank governor, Charles Soludo, and some key leaders of the south-east region on Tuesday said their demand for the release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, was based on the yearning for “natio…

[Premium Times] Former Central Bank governor, Charles Soludo, and some key leaders of the south-east region on Tuesday said their demand for the release of the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Nnamdi Kanu, was based on the yearning for "national cohesion".

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria