Country Will Have Its Zimbabwe Moment Soon – Retired General

[Observer] Rtd Maj General Benon Biraaro, one of bush war generals who helped bring President Yoweri Museveni into power in 1986, has said Uganda will have a new president come 2021.

[Observer] Rtd Maj General Benon Biraaro, one of bush war generals who helped bring President Yoweri Museveni into power in 1986, has said Uganda will have a new president come 2021.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya Electricity Imports From Uganda Triple to U.S.$33.7 Million

[East African] Kenya’s payment to Uganda for electricity imports more than tripled to Ksh3.5 billion ($33.7 million) in the first eight months of the year, driven by a higher tariff and increased purchases from Kampala.

[East African] Kenya's payment to Uganda for electricity imports more than tripled to Ksh3.5 billion ($33.7 million) in the first eight months of the year, driven by a higher tariff and increased purchases from Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mayor of Inhambane Acquitted

[AIM] Maputo -The Inhambane Provincial Court in southern Mozambique on Wednesday acquitted the Mayor of Inhambane City, Benedito Guimino, and five co-defendants of corruption charges.

[AIM] Maputo -The Inhambane Provincial Court in southern Mozambique on Wednesday acquitted the Mayor of Inhambane City, Benedito Guimino, and five co-defendants of corruption charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Executive Jet Is Not for Nyusi

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government has categorically denied a story carried by the anti-government weekly “Canal de Mocambique”, that it has a acquired an executive jet for President Filipe Nyusi.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government has categorically denied a story carried by the anti-government weekly "Canal de Mocambique", that it has a acquired an executive jet for President Filipe Nyusi.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Assembly Alters Extractive Industry Taxation Rules

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Thursday passed unanimously two government bill changing the tax regime for mining and petroleum activities.

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, on Thursday passed unanimously two government bill changing the tax regime for mining and petroleum activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Importer of 661 Pump Action Rifles Threatened Suicide When I Refused N8m Bribe – Witness

[Vanguard] A prosecution witness, Abdulahi Muhammad, in the ongoing trial of five defendants arraigned over alleged illegal importation of 661 pump action rifles in January, yesterday, told a Federal High Court in Lagos, how one of the defendants, Mahm…

[Vanguard] A prosecution witness, Abdulahi Muhammad, in the ongoing trial of five defendants arraigned over alleged illegal importation of 661 pump action rifles in January, yesterday, told a Federal High Court in Lagos, how one of the defendants, Mahmud Hassan, threatened to kill himself after he (Muhammad) refused a bribe of N8 million from him (Hassan).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unicef – Children to Takeover Leadership At World Children’s Day

[This Day] Abuja -To commemorate this year’s World Children’s Day (WCD) anniversary, which is the Convention on the Rights of the Child, children across the world will ‘takeover’ high-profile moments in the media, politics, business, sports, music and …

[This Day] Abuja -To commemorate this year's World Children's Day (WCD) anniversary, which is the Convention on the Rights of the Child, children across the world will 'takeover' high-profile moments in the media, politics, business, sports, music and entertainment to raise awareness on the most vulnerable and hardest to reach children.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria