Clearest Sign Yet Kanu Backing Nasa

[Nation] Kanu on Saturday showed the clearest indication of backing the National Super Alliance (Nasa) in the August election by urging the opposition chiefs to remain united and dislodge Jubilee Party from power.

[Nation] Kanu on Saturday showed the clearest indication of backing the National Super Alliance (Nasa) in the August election by urging the opposition chiefs to remain united and dislodge Jubilee Party from power.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Will Pastors Bewitch Museveni, or Witchdoctors Save Him?

[Monitor] When Maj Muhammad Kiggundu was shot dead last year, his body reportedly remained at the scene of the crime for quite a while. In the Islamic tradition, the dead are handled respectfully and swiftly. A Moslem is often buried on the day of thei…

[Monitor] When Maj Muhammad Kiggundu was shot dead last year, his body reportedly remained at the scene of the crime for quite a while. In the Islamic tradition, the dead are handled respectfully and swiftly. A Moslem is often buried on the day of their death.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hidden Hand Seen in Plot to Block NYS Probe Report

[Nation] The release of an explosive report on the National Youth Service (NYS) scandal is facing strong resistance as the National Assembly’s Public Accounts Committee races against time to complete it.

[Nation] The release of an explosive report on the National Youth Service (NYS) scandal is facing strong resistance as the National Assembly's Public Accounts Committee races against time to complete it.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Shs20 Million Salary for Uganda Chief Justice is Hardly Adequate

[Monitor] Going by some comments published in the Ugandan media, an impression has been created suggesting that our Chief Justice is now well remunerated. Such an impression is definitely wrong.

[Monitor] Going by some comments published in the Ugandan media, an impression has been created suggesting that our Chief Justice is now well remunerated. Such an impression is definitely wrong.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Never liked Museveni and His National Resistance Army Men

[Monitor] After the disputed general election of December 1980, I was deployed at Rubongi barracks in Tororo District. I was at the rank of Lance Corporal and enlisted as UD0038.

[Monitor] After the disputed general election of December 1980, I was deployed at Rubongi barracks in Tororo District. I was at the rank of Lance Corporal and enlisted as UD0038.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Life (And Death) Esidimeni – Inaction, the South African Way

[Daily Maverick] South Africans have an uncanny ability to move from one ghastly and at times tragicomical collective experience to another. We also, at minimum prompting as Baleka Mbete showed us during #SONA17, are able to muster unbelievable levels …

[Daily Maverick] South Africans have an uncanny ability to move from one ghastly and at times tragicomical collective experience to another. We also, at minimum prompting as Baleka Mbete showed us during #SONA17, are able to muster unbelievable levels of indifference.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Analysis – the Parliament’s New Normal, Where Lies Become Truth, and Perception Trumps Fact

[Daily Maverick] Every South African’s constitutional rights are eroded as the abnormal is normalised. In the post-truth, alternate fact world, those who hold power in state or in a faction representing certain interests, muster resources to back their…

[Daily Maverick] Every South African's constitutional rights are eroded as the abnormal is normalised. In the post-truth, alternate fact world, those who hold power in state or in a faction representing certain interests, muster resources to back their preferred narrative as reality goes down the rabbit hole. By MARIANNE MERTEN.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa