Students Request for U.S.$26 Million to UL Budget

[Observer] The University of Liberia Student Union (ULSU) has written a three-page letter to House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay to buttress the appeal of the UL administration for a budgetary increment of US$26 million.

[Observer] The University of Liberia Student Union (ULSU) has written a three-page letter to House Speaker J. Emmanuel Nuquay to buttress the appeal of the UL administration for a budgetary increment of US$26 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Uganda’s Secret GMO Research Exposed

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Barbara Ntambirweki, a research fellow with Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment (ACODE) is preparing for a bit fight – against introduction into the country of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Barbara Ntambirweki, a research fellow with Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment (ACODE) is preparing for a bit fight - against introduction into the country of Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Raila Odinga Vows to Take Ballot Tender Row to Court

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) flag bearer Raila Odinga has said the opposition will move to court to block the Sh2.5billion ballot tender award awarded to a Dubai company.

[Nation] National Super Alliance (Nasa) flag bearer Raila Odinga has said the opposition will move to court to block the Sh2.5billion ballot tender award awarded to a Dubai company.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Senior Command Students in Tanzania for Study Tour

[New Times] Police officers from nine African countries currently attending a ‘Police Senior Command and Staff Course’ at the National Police College (NPC), have started a week-long external study tour in Tanzania, where they will visit different publi…

[New Times] Police officers from nine African countries currently attending a 'Police Senior Command and Staff Course' at the National Police College (NPC), have started a week-long external study tour in Tanzania, where they will visit different public, private and security organs.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

IEBC Warns of Stern Action on Violence Against Women

[Nation] Security of women candidates is to be enhanced as the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) sent out a stern warning to male political rivals and their supporters against harassing their women opponents during this campaign pe…

[Nation] Security of women candidates is to be enhanced as the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) sent out a stern warning to male political rivals and their supporters against harassing their women opponents during this campaign period.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Boko Haram Invades Borno Highway, Kills Eight

[This Day] Maiduguri -Boko Haram insurgents may have returned to Borno highways as they ambushed a convoy of about 140 vehicles along the Maiduguri-Damboa road, killing eight persons.

[This Day] Maiduguri -Boko Haram insurgents may have returned to Borno highways as they ambushed a convoy of about 140 vehicles along the Maiduguri-Damboa road, killing eight persons.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Driver Acquitted of Knocking Besigye Supporter

[Monitor] Kampala -The Police Disciplinary Tribunal has acquitted Constable Benon Matsiko, the driver who knocked down Dr Kizza Besigye’s supporter at Kyebando in July last year.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Police Disciplinary Tribunal has acquitted Constable Benon Matsiko, the driver who knocked down Dr Kizza Besigye's supporter at Kyebando in July last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Physician Testifies in Journalist’s Suit Against Customs Over Assault

[Guardian] A medical practitioner, Akintayo Akintoba, yesterday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that series of medical examinations were conducted on a battered journalist, Yomi Olomofe.

[Guardian] A medical practitioner, Akintayo Akintoba, yesterday told a Federal High Court in Lagos that series of medical examinations were conducted on a battered journalist, Yomi Olomofe.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Yes, Schoolgirls Need Proper Societal Care

[Daily News] It has come to light that a group of well-wishers, who have the welfare of young women at heart, has seen the predicament that afflicts schoolgirls in Kisarawe District secondary schools.

[Daily News] It has come to light that a group of well-wishers, who have the welfare of young women at heart, has seen the predicament that afflicts schoolgirls in Kisarawe District secondary schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Consolidate Anti-Cholera Battle, Media Urged

[Daily News] Zanzibar -Health experts have urged local media outlets to step up their public sensitization awareness role on cholera. The call comes against the backdrop of a worrying trend of persistent outbreaks of the killer disease in the Isles.

[Daily News] Zanzibar -Health experts have urged local media outlets to step up their public sensitization awareness role on cholera. The call comes against the backdrop of a worrying trend of persistent outbreaks of the killer disease in the Isles.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania