Challenge of Leadership in Transiting African Societies

[Observer] Our central purpose today is to underline that a high quality of statecraft is an absolute requirement, in ensuring continuity of ideologically focused leadership in transiting societies in Africa. A number of experiences are instructive.

[Observer] Our central purpose today is to underline that a high quality of statecraft is an absolute requirement, in ensuring continuity of ideologically focused leadership in transiting societies in Africa. A number of experiences are instructive.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Jinja Hospital Stuck With Mental Health Patients

[Observer] Jinja regional referral hospital is struggling to treat mental health patients. Edith Alitwala, a senior nursing officer in the Psychiatry Department, said there are only four nurses instead of the required eight.

[Observer] Jinja regional referral hospital is struggling to treat mental health patients. Edith Alitwala, a senior nursing officer in the Psychiatry Department, said there are only four nurses instead of the required eight.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IGG Issues New Deadline On Declaration of Wealth

[Observer] Even after launching the new Inspectorate of Government Online Declaration System (IG-ODS) in August last year, some 3,899 government officials have failed to adjust to the new system of declaring their wealth.

[Observer] Even after launching the new Inspectorate of Government Online Declaration System (IG-ODS) in August last year, some 3,899 government officials have failed to adjust to the new system of declaring their wealth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

University Toiling Towards Water Research Excellence Centre

[Ethiopian Herald] “We are exerting efforts to be centre of excellence in water research,”said Dr. Yechale Kebede, Arba Minch University(AMU) Academic Affairs Vice- President.

[Ethiopian Herald] "We are exerting efforts to be centre of excellence in water research,"said Dr. Yechale Kebede, Arba Minch University(AMU) Academic Affairs Vice- President.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Finance Threatens to Sack 30 PS’ Over Accountability

[Observer] The finance ministry has warned at least 30 accounting officers for ministries and departments to provide responses to accountability queries raised by the auditor general or face the possibility of being sacked.

[Observer] The finance ministry has warned at least 30 accounting officers for ministries and departments to provide responses to accountability queries raised by the auditor general or face the possibility of being sacked.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

China Donates Fitness Equipment to Women Empowerment Centres

[Government of Mauritius] Some 60 pieces of fitness equipment namely treadmills, rowing machines and exercise bikes, as well as eight computers have been donated by the All-China Women’s Federation to the National Women’s Council following a Memorandum…

[Government of Mauritius] Some 60 pieces of fitness equipment namely treadmills, rowing machines and exercise bikes, as well as eight computers have been donated by the All-China Women's Federation to the National Women's Council following a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the two organisations.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

How Dr Stella Nyanzi Got Janet Museveni Talking

[Observer] Stung and angered by Dr Stella Nyanzi’s offensive social media tirade against her, First Lady Janet Kataha Museveni on Wednesday, March 29, met with a group of her informal advisors at State Lodge, Nakasero.

[Observer] Stung and angered by Dr Stella Nyanzi's offensive social media tirade against her, First Lady Janet Kataha Museveni on Wednesday, March 29, met with a group of her informal advisors at State Lodge, Nakasero.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

North Korean Hackers Attack Banks in Nigeria, 18 Other Countries – Kaspersky

[Premium Times] A Russian online cyber security firm, Kaspersky, Thursday, alleged that North Korean hackers are allegedly attacking banks in Nigeria and 18 other countries.

[Premium Times] A Russian online cyber security firm, Kaspersky, Thursday, alleged that North Korean hackers are allegedly attacking banks in Nigeria and 18 other countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria