2019 – Senate Urges INEC to Sanction Persons, Parties Acting Illegally

[Premium Times] As the 2019 general election draws near, the Senate’s Joint Committee on INEC and Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters has urged the National Electoral Commission (INEC), to exercise its powers and sanction persons or parties actin…

[Premium Times] As the 2019 general election draws near, the Senate’s Joint Committee on INEC and Judiciary, Human Rights and Legal Matters has urged the National Electoral Commission (INEC), to exercise its powers and sanction persons or parties acting against the electoral laws.

Takeaway From Gov. Abubakar’s Visit to Morocco

[Leadership] It has been a norm for some visionless leaders when they assume the mantle of leadership to embark on globetrotting, navigating and gallivanting the world without bringing any good fortunes to their people but putting the huge bills and fi…

[Leadership] It has been a norm for some visionless leaders when they assume the mantle of leadership to embark on globetrotting, navigating and gallivanting the world without bringing any good fortunes to their people but putting the huge bills and financial burden on the state treasury. Yet, there are few leaders that are focus and full of zeal who walks around the world in search for better and exploitable opportunities for their people and Governor Muhammed Abdullahi Abubakar of Bauchi State is one of such leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

World Customs Officials Discuss Tech Ahead of Kampala Global AEO Meeting

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -World trade and customs officials today started discussing non-intrusive technologies needed for inspection of goods in the build-up to the World Customs Organisation (WCO) Global AEO Conference 2018 to be held in Kampa…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -World trade and customs officials today started discussing non-intrusive technologies needed for inspection of goods in the build-up to the World Customs Organisation (WCO) Global AEO Conference 2018 to be held in Kampala from Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Murdered Europeans – Police Dismiss ISO Allegations of Doctored Report

[Observer] Police has dismissed allegations by the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) that its report on the death of European nationals was doctored to suit a desired narrative.

[Observer] Police has dismissed allegations by the Internal Security Organisation (ISO) that its report on the death of European nationals was doctored to suit a desired narrative.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Separatists Threaten to Kill Kidnapped Official

[VOA] The crisis in Cameroon’s Anglophone regions continues to escalate. In a new video, a regional government official kidnapped by armed separatists says he will be executed if the government does not reveal the whereabouts of 47 detained separatist …

[VOA] The crisis in Cameroon's Anglophone regions continues to escalate. In a new video, a regional government official kidnapped by armed separatists says he will be executed if the government does not reveal the whereabouts of 47 detained separatist leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

The United Nations Strongly Supports Kenya’s Push to Achieve Universal Health Care

[IPS] Nairobi -Mr. Maina Kiai’s account (Nation, 24 February) of the exciting dialogue hosted at Stanford University, USA does not present a true account of what transpired at that meeting.

[IPS] Nairobi -Mr. Maina Kiai's account (Nation, 24 February) of the exciting dialogue hosted at Stanford University, USA does not present a true account of what transpired at that meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Family Secures Court Order to Exhume Priest’s Body

[Monitor] Court in Mbale has issued an order allowing the police and the family to exhume the remains of the late Rev Fr Peter Kasooli Bwayo who was allegedly buried with unspecified treasures in July 2014.

[Monitor] Court in Mbale has issued an order allowing the police and the family to exhume the remains of the late Rev Fr Peter Kasooli Bwayo who was allegedly buried with unspecified treasures in July 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Grief, Anger Mark the Burial of Killed Traffic Officer

[Monitor] Grief and anger marked the burial of a traffic police officer, who was knocked dead last week by Devine Bus registration number UBA 684T while on duty at Kabakanjagala junction along Rubaga road.

[Monitor] Grief and anger marked the burial of a traffic police officer, who was knocked dead last week by Devine Bus registration number UBA 684T while on duty at Kabakanjagala junction along Rubaga road.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Monitor, NTV to Name, Shame Errant Drivers

[Monitor] Kampala -The Nation Media Group – Uganda will tomorrow start a public road user campaign in which it will publish photographs and videos of errant road users as a way of curbing indiscipline on the roads.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Nation Media Group - Uganda will tomorrow start a public road user campaign in which it will publish photographs and videos of errant road users as a way of curbing indiscipline on the roads.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda