Soldier Injures 4 in Disco Shooting

[Monitor] Koboko -A soldier attached to Kagoropa army detach in Kuluba Sub-county in Koboko district shot and seriously injured four people in a disco hall on Tuesday.

[Monitor] Koboko -A soldier attached to Kagoropa army detach in Kuluba Sub-county in Koboko district shot and seriously injured four people in a disco hall on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UYD Rejects Mao’s Appointment of Secretary General

[Monitor] Kampala -Democratic Party youth wing Uganda Young Democrats (UYD) have rejected the party president Mr Norbert Mao’s pick of Secretary General to replace the late Mathias Nsubuga who died last year.

[Monitor] Kampala -Democratic Party youth wing Uganda Young Democrats (UYD) have rejected the party president Mr Norbert Mao's pick of Secretary General to replace the late Mathias Nsubuga who died last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Child She Lived for Was Brutally Murdered During Christmas

[Monitor] In 2011, Ms Auditor Kamusiime, dropped out of school. She was in Senior three at that time. She had just found she was pregnant. The father of her child was married to another woman so knew she could not expect to stay with him. She decided s…

[Monitor] In 2011, Ms Auditor Kamusiime, dropped out of school. She was in Senior three at that time. She had just found she was pregnant. The father of her child was married to another woman so knew she could not expect to stay with him. She decided she was going to deliver her child and dedicate her life to raising and giving it a good life.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Prepared to Ensure Safety at ANC’s 105th Anniversay Celebrations

[SAPS] Gauteng -Friday, 6 January 2017: The South African Police Service (SAPS) in Gauteng and all role players in the Joint Operational and Intelligence Structure are ready to ensure the safety and security of all participants in the African National …

[SAPS] Gauteng -Friday, 6 January 2017: The South African Police Service (SAPS) in Gauteng and all role players in the Joint Operational and Intelligence Structure are ready to ensure the safety and security of all participants in the African National Congress's (ANC) 105th anniversary celebrations (January 8th Statement), which will take place at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Sunday, 8 January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Can the Credibility of Nation’s Indirect Elections Be Salvaged?

[African Arguments] Somalia’s electoral process has been marred by widespread allegations of intimidation, corruption and vote-buying to the tune of millions of dollars.

[African Arguments] Somalia's electoral process has been marred by widespread allegations of intimidation, corruption and vote-buying to the tune of millions of dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia