How to Solve Housing Deficit Problem

[Monitor] The chairman, Board of directors for Uganda Human Settlements Network Emmanuel Byaruhanga said there should be an increase in production of adequate housing for all income groups from the current 60,000 units to 200,000 to meet the housing ne…

[Monitor] The chairman, Board of directors for Uganda Human Settlements Network Emmanuel Byaruhanga said there should be an increase in production of adequate housing for all income groups from the current 60,000 units to 200,000 to meet the housing need by 2040.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Certificate of Secondary Education Results Out

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi in another surprise move will this afternoon release the results of the 2016 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education national exams.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiangi in another surprise move will this afternoon release the results of the 2016 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education national exams.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Government Raises Import Duties On Consumable, Luxury Goods

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government has raised duties on luxury goods such as yachts and Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) imported into the country.But also affected are some food items such as rice, salt and sugarcane that have local alternatives.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government has raised duties on luxury goods such as yachts and Sport Utility Vehicles (SUVs) imported into the country.But also affected are some food items such as rice, salt and sugarcane that have local alternatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Bauchi APC Crisis – Senator Accuses Governor Abubakar of Sponsoring Fake Anti-Party Posters

[Premium Times] The lawmaker representing Bauchi South Senatorial District, Ali Wakil, on Wednesday accused the governor of the state, Mohammed Abubakar, of trying to embarrass him ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari’s visit there.

[Premium Times] The lawmaker representing Bauchi South Senatorial District, Ali Wakil, on Wednesday accused the governor of the state, Mohammed Abubakar, of trying to embarrass him ahead of President Muhammadu Buhari's visit there.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Must Prosecute Shell, Eni for Malabu Oil Scandal – Etete

[Premium Times] Dan Etete, a former Minister of Petroleum caught at the heart of the $1.1 billion Malabu Oil scandal, has accused the Nigerian government of leaving out Shell and Agip in the criminal charges it filed last week.

[Premium Times] Dan Etete, a former Minister of Petroleum caught at the heart of the $1.1 billion Malabu Oil scandal, has accused the Nigerian government of leaving out Shell and Agip in the criminal charges it filed last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Changes to Electoral Law Too Ambiguous, Law Society Cautions

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has said the lack of clarity on the complementary voter identification and results transmission system to be used should technology fail as proposed for in the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill threaten…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Law Society of Kenya (LSK) has said the lack of clarity on the complementary voter identification and results transmission system to be used should technology fail as proposed for in the Election Laws (Amendment) Bill threatens the success of next year's polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda to Probe Soldier Torture Claim, Says CDF

[Shabelle] The Commander of Defence Forces, Gen Katumba Wamala, has ordered for an investigation into the suspected torture of a soldier, who was serving in Somalia over missing ammunitions.

[Shabelle] The Commander of Defence Forces, Gen Katumba Wamala, has ordered for an investigation into the suspected torture of a soldier, who was serving in Somalia over missing ammunitions.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EU Delays Refund to KDF for Somalia Military Operation

[Shabelle] The European Union (EU) has delayed refunds for Kenyan troops fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia amid claims of a verification hitch. Treasury documents show that Kenya has only received Sh198 million from the EU in the five months to …

[Shabelle] The European Union (EU) has delayed refunds for Kenyan troops fighting Al-Shabaab militants in Somalia amid claims of a verification hitch. Treasury documents show that Kenya has only received Sh198 million from the EU in the five months to May against an annual target Sh6.4 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

An Electoral Delegate Shot Dead in Mogadishu

[Shabelle] Unknown gunmen on Wednesday evening killed an elder, who was among the electoral college voted for members of the newly inaugurated parliament, police said. A police officer who did not want to be named, said Ahmed Dhore was murdered by two …

[Shabelle] Unknown gunmen on Wednesday evening killed an elder, who was among the electoral college voted for members of the newly inaugurated parliament, police said. A police officer who did not want to be named, said Ahmed Dhore was murdered by two men armed with pistols while on his way to his residence in Mogadishu's Huriwa district.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia