Army to Probe Soldier Torture Claim in Somalia

[Monitor] Kampala -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.

[Monitor] Kampala -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

President Al-Bashir Inaugurated Hassan Ibrahim Malik’s University Town for Girl Students

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Wednesday inaugurated Hassan Ibrahim Malik’s University Town for Girl Students in Khartoum North.

[SNA] Khartoum -President of the Republic, Field Marshal Omer Al-Bashir, Wednesday inaugurated Hassan Ibrahim Malik's University Town for Girl Students in Khartoum North.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ibrahim Mahmud Chairs Meeting of Housing Fund

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of the President of the Republic, Engineer, Ibrahim Mahmud Hammed presided over, Wednesday, at the Republican Palace, the meeting of the Higher Committee for the National Fund for Housing and Reconstruction in the presence…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Assistant of the President of the Republic, Engineer, Ibrahim Mahmud Hammed presided over, Wednesday, at the Republican Palace, the meeting of the Higher Committee for the National Fund for Housing and Reconstruction in the presence of the Fund's Secretary General, Dr. Gulamedeen Osman and the related institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Prof .Gandour Receives Thank Message From UNHCR Representative

[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour received, Wednesday thank message from the Resident Representative of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees,(UNHCR) Filippo Grande for the efforts exerted by Sudan government which resulted in…

[SNA] Khartoum -Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour received, Wednesday thank message from the Resident Representative of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees,(UNHCR) Filippo Grande for the efforts exerted by Sudan government which resulted in releasing the three UNHCR aid workers who were abducted , in West Darfur, last month.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Ibrahim Mahmoud Chairs Meeting of Higher Committee for National Housing and Rehabilitation Project

[SNA] Khartoum -Assistant of the President of the Republic, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud, Wednesday chaired at the Republican Palace a meeting of the higher committee for the national housing and rehabilitation project.

[SNA] Khartoum -Assistant of the President of the Republic, Engineer Ibrahim Mahmoud, Wednesday chaired at the Republican Palace a meeting of the higher committee for the national housing and rehabilitation project.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Let’s Discuss Interest Rates

[This Day] Interest rate is a very important subject in economics. Its origin dates back to the medieval times and it is almost as old as money and exchange. Economic history has it that in the olden days, merchants would keep gold, which is today repr…

[This Day] Interest rate is a very important subject in economics. Its origin dates back to the medieval times and it is almost as old as money and exchange. Economic history has it that in the olden days, merchants would keep gold, which is today represented by money, with goldsmiths who would charge the owner of the gold for safe keeping. This was started in England several centuries ago.

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Budget Inconsistent With Justice Ministry’s Importance, Study Finds

[Iwacu] A study commissioned by the Association of Burundi Catholic Lawyers (ACJB) has concluded that, based on the analysis of 2016 budget, the Ministry of Justice receives a share that does not reflect the importance of the institution.

[Iwacu] A study commissioned by the Association of Burundi Catholic Lawyers (ACJB) has concluded that, based on the analysis of 2016 budget, the Ministry of Justice receives a share that does not reflect the importance of the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Two Children Dead Due to Unprotected Electric Cables

[Iwacu] Two children died in Kinanira district of Kinindo zone in the south of the capital Bujumbura following the uncovered outdoor electrical installations. The organization advocating children’s rights [SOGEPAE] asks the Minister of Energy and Mines…

[Iwacu] Two children died in Kinanira district of Kinindo zone in the south of the capital Bujumbura following the uncovered outdoor electrical installations. The organization advocating children's rights [SOGEPAE] asks the Minister of Energy and Mines to ensure immediate adequate installations.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Rivers State to Swear-In 12 New Lawmakers

[Leadership] The Rivers State House of Assembly will tomorrow, Friday, December 30, 2016, swear-in 12 new lawmakers elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC).

[Leadership] The Rivers State House of Assembly will tomorrow, Friday, December 30, 2016, swear-in 12 new lawmakers elected on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the All Progressives Congress (APC).

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