Falana Blasts Buhari’s Aide, Garba Shehu, Over ‘Power Drunk’ El-Zakzaky Comments

[Premium Times] Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has described as “a reckless demonstration of official impunity” a reason adduced by the Presidency for its continued detention of Shi’ite leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.

[Premium Times] Human rights lawyer, Femi Falana, has described as "a reckless demonstration of official impunity" a reason adduced by the Presidency for its continued detention of Shi'ite leader, Ibraheem El-Zakzaky.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Activists Remember Africanist, Tajudeen Abdul-Raheem, Eight Years After

[Premium Times] Wednesday was a day of remembrance for people who share the idea of Pan-Africanism as activists, friends and colleagues gathered for the eighth memorial of one of their own, Tajudeen Abdul-Raheem, who died in a car crash in Nairobi, Ken…

[Premium Times] Wednesday was a day of remembrance for people who share the idea of Pan-Africanism as activists, friends and colleagues gathered for the eighth memorial of one of their own, Tajudeen Abdul-Raheem, who died in a car crash in Nairobi, Kenya in 2009.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S., Uganda Destroy Cocaine and Methamphetamine Laboratory

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Police Force and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) of United States have dismantled a laboratory used to manufacture illicit drugs, including cocaine and methamphetamine in Nakawuka in Entebbe Wakiso District.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Police Force and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) of United States have dismantled a laboratory used to manufacture illicit drugs, including cocaine and methamphetamine in Nakawuka in Entebbe Wakiso District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Getting Along With a Spouse Acting Intimate Scenes

[Monitor] Actors or artistes in their videos/films sometimes find themselves stuck between a rock and a hard place where intimate scenes are concerned. There is the pressure to make the movie real but also the danger this may pose to their relationship…

[Monitor] Actors or artistes in their videos/films sometimes find themselves stuck between a rock and a hard place where intimate scenes are concerned. There is the pressure to make the movie real but also the danger this may pose to their relationships. How does one prepare their spouse for intimate scenes?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Where Is Christ in Some of Our Pastors?

[Monitor] Religion ought to be the conscience of society contrary to common practice. On Monday, May 22, 2017, I watched on NTV news, investigations into what have become quack pastors’ signature gimmicks in some Pentecostal Churches who exploit their …

[Monitor] Religion ought to be the conscience of society contrary to common practice. On Monday, May 22, 2017, I watched on NTV news, investigations into what have become quack pastors' signature gimmicks in some Pentecostal Churches who exploit their flocks' desperation from disease, poverty and unemployment etc to fleece them and enrich themselves. Be it as it may, the particular pastors shown in that news cast aren't the only ones 'guilty as charged.'

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sports Council, Olympic Committee Bury the Hatchet Finally

[Monitor] Kampala -National Council of Sports (NCS) and Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) yesterday afternoon signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) aimed at pushing the two warring bodies to bury their differences.

[Monitor] Kampala -National Council of Sports (NCS) and Uganda Olympic Committee (UOC) yesterday afternoon signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) aimed at pushing the two warring bodies to bury their differences.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Insurers Urged to Develop Innovative Ways to Increase Penetration

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda’s insurance remains one of the lowest in East Africa, with 0.85 per cent penetration. Insurance companies have been struggling to make inroads into a market where most people are not convinced or cannot afford to take on an in…

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda's insurance remains one of the lowest in East Africa, with 0.85 per cent penetration. Insurance companies have been struggling to make inroads into a market where most people are not convinced or cannot afford to take on an insurance policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MTN’s U.S.$8.5 Million Fine to Hit Crystal Telecom Investors

[East African] Investors in Rwanda’s Crystal Telecom have reason to worry after Rwanda’s leading telecommunications firm MTN was hit with a $8.5 million fine by the sector regulator.

[East African] Investors in Rwanda's Crystal Telecom have reason to worry after Rwanda's leading telecommunications firm MTN was hit with a $8.5 million fine by the sector regulator.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda