South Sudan Conflict Hits Uganda’s Economy

[Monitor] Elegu -Uganda’s economy is being pushed to the wall following the renewed conflict in South Sudan that is currently sending waves across the region Uganda is one of South Sudan’s biggest trading partners. The county’s revenue body, Uganda Rev…

[Monitor] Elegu -Uganda's economy is being pushed to the wall following the renewed conflict in South Sudan that is currently sending waves across the region Uganda is one of South Sudan's biggest trading partners. The county's revenue body, Uganda Revenue Authority (URA), targets Shs200 million monthly in taxes at the South Sudan-Uganda border at Elegu.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Nigeria Appoints Another General to Lead Boko Haram War

[Premium Times] The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole counterinsurgency force in north-east Nigeria, Lucky Irabor, is now the head of the Multi-National Joint Task Force as its Field Commander, a statement from the army headquarters, Abuja, di…

[Premium Times] The Theatre Commander of Operation Lafiya Dole counterinsurgency force in north-east Nigeria, Lucky Irabor, is now the head of the Multi-National Joint Task Force as its Field Commander, a statement from the army headquarters, Abuja, disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Regional Crude Oil Pipeline Survey Begins

[Monitor] Buliisa -The baseline survey for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) to establish the routes of the flow lines from oil pads to the Central Processing Facility (CPF) in Buliisa District is underway.

[Monitor] Buliisa -The baseline survey for the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) to establish the routes of the flow lines from oil pads to the Central Processing Facility (CPF) in Buliisa District is underway.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South Sudanese Gunmen Attack, Kill One in Lamwo

[Monitor] Lamwo -Security officials in Lamwo District are investigating circumstances under which a local farmer was gunned down by suspected South Sudanese gunmen who raided Madi-Opei Sub-county on Monday night.

[Monitor] Lamwo -Security officials in Lamwo District are investigating circumstances under which a local farmer was gunned down by suspected South Sudanese gunmen who raided Madi-Opei Sub-county on Monday night.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

KCCA Strength ‘Is in Their Organisation Off the Pitch’

[Monitor] Kampala -“Fail to prepare and prepare to fail,” goes the old adage. From observers, it seems to be one saying that KCCA have religiously considered over the past seasons to propel them to fourth league title in five seasons. Below league coac…

[Monitor] Kampala -"Fail to prepare and prepare to fail," goes the old adage. From observers, it seems to be one saying that KCCA have religiously considered over the past seasons to propel them to fourth league title in five seasons. Below league coaches share their views.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bumpy Road Lies Ahead for KCCA’s Rivals Next Season

[Monitor] Kampala -If you are to predict the future, a look at the youth would be a great place to start. So here we go: For the second season on the bounce, KCCA FC’s feeder club has played the bridesmaid role in the Fufa Juniors League. Does this occ…

[Monitor] Kampala -If you are to predict the future, a look at the youth would be a great place to start. So here we go: For the second season on the bounce, KCCA FC's feeder club has played the bridesmaid role in the Fufa Juniors League. Does this occasion a haunting subtext?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Full List of All 371 Tribes in Nigeria, States Where They Originate

[Vanguard] Nigeria is made up of several ethnic groups, majority of which are the Igbo, Hausa and the Yoruba. Within these ethnic groups are several tribes numbering 371.

[Vanguard] Nigeria is made up of several ethnic groups, majority of which are the Igbo, Hausa and the Yoruba. Within these ethnic groups are several tribes numbering 371.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria