Inside Age-Limit Cabinet Debate

[Observer] After a long meeting on Friday, cabinet publicly declared its full backing for ruling party MPs pushing a bill to scrap the constitutional presidential age limit.

[Observer] After a long meeting on Friday, cabinet publicly declared its full backing for ruling party MPs pushing a bill to scrap the constitutional presidential age limit.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

More NRM MPs Withdraw Support for Anti-Age Limit Bill

[Observer] As ruling party members of parliament seeking to abolish the upper age limit continue their push to amend the constitution accordingly, cracks have surfaced in the movement with some members who signed up in favour of a private member’s bill…

[Observer] As ruling party members of parliament seeking to abolish the upper age limit continue their push to amend the constitution accordingly, cracks have surfaced in the movement with some members who signed up in favour of a private member's bill withdrawing their support.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

People With Albinism Want Their Own Sunscreen Factory

[Nyasa Times] The Association of People with Albinism in Malawi (APAM) has urged the establishment of a local manufacturing company for sunscreen lotion which is used by persons with albinism to protect them from direct sunlight which causes skin infec…

[Nyasa Times] The Association of People with Albinism in Malawi (APAM) has urged the establishment of a local manufacturing company for sunscreen lotion which is used by persons with albinism to protect them from direct sunlight which causes skin infection such as cancer.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

MP Amoding – Age Limit Meeting Was Deceptive

[Observer] On Tuesday, September 12, a peaceful NRM parliamentary consultative meeting turned rowdy the moment a resolution to amend the Constitution to lift presidential age limits was announced in front of television cameras.

[Observer] On Tuesday, September 12, a peaceful NRM parliamentary consultative meeting turned rowdy the moment a resolution to amend the Constitution to lift presidential age limits was announced in front of television cameras.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Questions Asked as 20 Women Killed

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The woman’s body was lying in the bush near a popular boat docking site not far from a barracks. Her skirt was covered in blood. Parts of her hands and on leg were missing. Her husband was in the crowd that gathered to …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -The woman's body was lying in the bush near a popular boat docking site not far from a barracks. Her skirt was covered in blood. Parts of her hands and on leg were missing. Her husband was in the crowd that gathered to see the latest victim of a spate of killings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mzuzu Vendors Torch City Council Offices

[Nyasa Times] In a move seen to be tit for tat, some illegal vendors Friday night torched Mzuzu City Council (MCC) Planning Offices at Mzuzu Stadium in the early hours of Saturday, a few hours after the city authorities went to demolish structures the …

[Nyasa Times] In a move seen to be tit for tat, some illegal vendors Friday night torched Mzuzu City Council (MCC) Planning Offices at Mzuzu Stadium in the early hours of Saturday, a few hours after the city authorities went to demolish structures the vendors illegally constructed at Vigwagwa Market near Mzuzu Airport Friday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Ahly, Esperance Share Four-Goal Thriller

[CAF] Esperance return to their base with their heads high, after holding record winners, Al Ahly of Egypt to 2-2 draw away in the quarter final first leg on Saturday in Alexandria.

[CAF] Esperance return to their base with their heads high, after holding record winners, Al Ahly of Egypt to 2-2 draw away in the quarter final first leg on Saturday in Alexandria.

source: AllAfrica News: Tunisia