Former Kampala Mayor Ssebana Kizito Dead

[Observer] Veteran politician John Ssebaana Kizito is dead. The former Kampala Mayor and Democratic Party president suffered a stroke which reportedly damaged his brain two weeks ago.

[Observer] Veteran politician John Ssebaana Kizito is dead. The former Kampala Mayor and Democratic Party president suffered a stroke which reportedly damaged his brain two weeks ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Fixes Oct. 11 to Hear Suit Challenging Alleged Disruption of Tuface Idiabia’s March

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court, Lagos has fixed Oct. 11 to hear a suit by a Lagos-based lawyer, Chief Malcolm Omirhobo, seeking the enforcement of the fundamental rights of citizens to peaceful assembly, liberty and association.

[Vanguard] A Federal High Court, Lagos has fixed Oct. 11 to hear a suit by a Lagos-based lawyer, Chief Malcolm Omirhobo, seeking the enforcement of the fundamental rights of citizens to peaceful assembly, liberty and association.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Heroic but Hunted ‘Frog-Men’ Who Save Us From Toilet Shame

[Citizen] It’s Tuesday morning in one of Dar es Salaam’s largest slums – Tandale in Kinondoni District, and for Mr James*, 30, it’s another day to look out for one more “deal”–to empty any flooding toilet-pit in the neighbourhood.

[Citizen] It's Tuesday morning in one of Dar es Salaam's largest slums - Tandale in Kinondoni District, and for Mr James*, 30, it's another day to look out for one more "deal"--to empty any flooding toilet-pit in the neighbourhood.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CAPS United Floor Zamalek

[The Herald] Abbas Amidu once again proved to be a man for the big occasion yesterday with a beautiful brace as an impressive CAPS United floored five-time African champions Zamalek at the National Sports Stadium to keep alive their CAF Champions Leagu…

[The Herald] Abbas Amidu once again proved to be a man for the big occasion yesterday with a beautiful brace as an impressive CAPS United floored five-time African champions Zamalek at the National Sports Stadium to keep alive their CAF Champions League hopes.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Why Bobi Wine Triumphed and Sitenda Ssebalu, Kantinti Lost

[Observer] A sweeping victory for Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine in the Kyadondo East by-election last week catapulted the musician onto the big national political stage and also brought the relevancy of political parties in elections under s…

[Observer] A sweeping victory for Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine in the Kyadondo East by-election last week catapulted the musician onto the big national political stage and also brought the relevancy of political parties in elections under sharp scrutiny.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda