Gen Muhoozi Must Crack the Whip On Errant Soldiers

[Monitor] It was in 1996, then as an undergraduate student at Makerere University, when a colleague and I decided to visit a fairly mature baby-faced soldier then residing in Nkrumah Hall. The soldier was also an undergraduate Law student. In a quiet, …

[Monitor] It was in 1996, then as an undergraduate student at Makerere University, when a colleague and I decided to visit a fairly mature baby-faced soldier then residing in Nkrumah Hall. The soldier was also an undergraduate Law student. In a quiet, clean room was the newly-appointed Chief of Defense Forces Gen David Muhoozi. He was a lieutenant then.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zambian Legend Bwalya Rallies Uganda Cranes to Win First Match

[Monitor] Franceville -Algeria coach Georges Leekens wore a confident look as he insisted he was not surprised by the Zimbabwean sting that scared the Desert Foxes out of their skin until talisman Riyad Mahrez twice came to their rescue.

[Monitor] Franceville -Algeria coach Georges Leekens wore a confident look as he insisted he was not surprised by the Zimbabwean sting that scared the Desert Foxes out of their skin until talisman Riyad Mahrez twice came to their rescue.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Black Actors Hold Their Own At the Golden Globes

[Zimbabwe Standard] DIVERSITY featured heavily at this year’s 74th edition of the Golden Globes awards where five categories had wins for people of colour at a ceremony that often predicts Oscar winners.

[Zimbabwe Standard] DIVERSITY featured heavily at this year's 74th edition of the Golden Globes awards where five categories had wins for people of colour at a ceremony that often predicts Oscar winners.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We Hope for Cranes’ Best Show At Afcon

[Monitor] At 7pm tonight, football fans will be watching, waiting and hoping that Uganda Cranes puts up a decent show against Ghana’s Black Stars. There is reason to fear and worry. http://www.africanews.com/ provides interesting comparisons.

[Monitor] At 7pm tonight, football fans will be watching, waiting and hoping that Uganda Cranes puts up a decent show against Ghana's Black Stars. There is reason to fear and worry. http://www.africanews.com/ provides interesting comparisons.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ZimDancehall Brings Pride to the Ghetto

[Zimbabwe Standard] This article has been inspired by singer/songwriter of the Mari Yangu fame, Eve Kawadza. Although I have known Kawadza for close to 12 years, I had over the years been unable to establish where she lived until only last week when I …

[Zimbabwe Standard] This article has been inspired by singer/songwriter of the Mari Yangu fame, Eve Kawadza. Although I have known Kawadza for close to 12 years, I had over the years been unable to establish where she lived until only last week when I read the article in which she proudly said, "I am a true ghetto girl, born and bred in Mbare."

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Day of Reckoning for Uganda’s Cranes

[Monitor] Gabon -Thirty nine years of agony come to a definitive end this evening when the Uganda Cranes roll into the lion’s den to take on Ghana’s Black Stars in Port Gentil’s Stade Sogara.

[Monitor] Gabon -Thirty nine years of agony come to a definitive end this evening when the Uganda Cranes roll into the lion's den to take on Ghana's Black Stars in Port Gentil's Stade Sogara.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Indomitable Lions – Potential Winners or Also-Rans?

[allAfrica] Cameroon coach Hugo Broos spoke at length prior to the start of the African Nations Cup about the fact that there are no weak sides in the competition, something he will remind his players ahead of their second Group A clash against Guinea-…

[allAfrica] Cameroon coach Hugo Broos spoke at length prior to the start of the African Nations Cup about the fact that there are no weak sides in the competition, something he will remind his players ahead of their second Group A clash against Guinea-Bissau on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

We Have Food Surplus, Not Shortage – Minister

[Daily News] Minister for Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Dr Charles Tizeba said yesterday that until October, 2016 a total of 1.5 million metric tonnes of cereals were sold to neighbouring countries from Tanzania.

[Daily News] Minister for Minister for Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, Dr Charles Tizeba said yesterday that until October, 2016 a total of 1.5 million metric tonnes of cereals were sold to neighbouring countries from Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Shelve Data Centre Plans, Go for TTCL Services Instead, Firms Directed

[Daily News] Public institutions that plan to set up their own data centres should shelve such preparations, and instead use the one constructed by the government, the Minister for Works, Transport and Communications, Professor Makame Mbarawa has direc…

[Daily News] Public institutions that plan to set up their own data centres should shelve such preparations, and instead use the one constructed by the government, the Minister for Works, Transport and Communications, Professor Makame Mbarawa has directed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Pastor Arrested Over Mugabe Death Prophecy

[New Zimbabwe] Kariba based pastor Patrick Mugadza who last week predicted the death of President Robert Mugabe by claiming 93-year-old would breathe his last on October 17 was arrested this Monday at the Harare Magistrates Courts.

[New Zimbabwe] Kariba based pastor Patrick Mugadza who last week predicted the death of President Robert Mugabe by claiming 93-year-old would breathe his last on October 17 was arrested this Monday at the Harare Magistrates Courts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe