Khartoum Court Postpones Student’s Murder Verdict Again

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Criminal Court of Khartoum North on Wednesday once again postponed the verdict session in the case of Asim Omar, a student at the University of Khartoum, who is accused of killing a policeman.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The Criminal Court of Khartoum North on Wednesday once again postponed the verdict session in the case of Asim Omar, a student at the University of Khartoum, who is accused of killing a policeman.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Sudanese Congress Party Will Continue Vigils Till Detainees Are Released’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The opposition Sudanese Congress Party has confirmed that vigils demanding the release of the party’s detainees will continue until they are freed.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The opposition Sudanese Congress Party has confirmed that vigils demanding the release of the party's detainees will continue until they are freed.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Otafiire Admits to Giving Away Jinja Land

[Monitor] Kampala -Justice minister Kahinda Otafiire yesterday admitted to issuing directives that led to the subsequent demolition of a government property in Jinja Town.

[Monitor] Kampala -Justice minister Kahinda Otafiire yesterday admitted to issuing directives that led to the subsequent demolition of a government property in Jinja Town.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Trains Grounded As Over 400 Workers Strike

[Monitor] Over 400 workers of Rift Valley Railways Uganda (RVRU), a consortium established in 2006 to manage the parastatal railways of Kenya and Uganda, have gone on strike citing non-payment of June and July salaries.

[Monitor] Over 400 workers of Rift Valley Railways Uganda (RVRU), a consortium established in 2006 to manage the parastatal railways of Kenya and Uganda, have gone on strike citing non-payment of June and July salaries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

First Lady – Grace – Mugabe’s Stalking Horse

[Zimbabwe Independent] First Lady Grace Mugabe last week demonstrated that she is the power behind the throne when she demanded that her husband President Robert Mugabe names his successor, joining a list of First Ladies who have attempted to manage th…

[Zimbabwe Independent] First Lady Grace Mugabe last week demonstrated that she is the power behind the throne when she demanded that her husband President Robert Mugabe names his successor, joining a list of First Ladies who have attempted to manage their husbands' leadership succession or become pivotal in their country's power matrix.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parastatals – Govt Listens, but Weaknesses Remain

[Zimbabwe Independent] Recommendations on modernising the governance of public entities titled Parastatal performance poser for Moyo carried by the Zimbabwe Independent in July 2010, shortly after Gorden Moyo was appointed minister in charge of public …

[Zimbabwe Independent] Recommendations on modernising the governance of public entities titled Parastatal performance poser for Moyo carried by the Zimbabwe Independent in July 2010, shortly after Gorden Moyo was appointed minister in charge of public entities (state-controlled companies and parastatals), have been adopted by government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Central Bank Governor Quizzed Over U.S.$2,7 Million Secret Account

[Monitor] Kampala -Bank of Uganda Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile was yesterday grilled by Members of Parliament over the central bank’s ?3.3m (Shs10.7b) secret foreign account in a German bank which had never been declared for 10 years.

[Monitor] Kampala -Bank of Uganda Governor Emmanuel Tumusiime-Mutebile was yesterday grilled by Members of Parliament over the central bank's ?3.3m (Shs10.7b) secret foreign account in a German bank which had never been declared for 10 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda