Minibus Accident Survivors Share Their Stories

[Citizen] Bukumbi -Sophia Biambina, 32, a resident of Nyampande Village in Sengerema District lost two children after a minibus they were travelling in on Monday developed mechanical problems before plunging into Lake Victoria at Igongo Ferry in Misung…

[Citizen] Bukumbi -Sophia Biambina, 32, a resident of Nyampande Village in Sengerema District lost two children after a minibus they were travelling in on Monday developed mechanical problems before plunging into Lake Victoria at Igongo Ferry in Misungwi District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Senate to Convene Meeting on Management of Public Funds

[New Times] The Senate has decided to organise a high-level meeting that will bring together leaders in the central government and other stakeholders to discuss poor management of public funds.

[New Times] The Senate has decided to organise a high-level meeting that will bring together leaders in the central government and other stakeholders to discuss poor management of public funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Why Schools Need Entrepreneurship Clubs

[New Times] For any learner to become all-round, they ought to be equipped with a variety of skills, and this can be done through joining the different clubs at school, depending on their preferences. For instance, entrepreneurship clubs provide an ave…

[New Times] For any learner to become all-round, they ought to be equipped with a variety of skills, and this can be done through joining the different clubs at school, depending on their preferences. For instance, entrepreneurship clubs provide an avenue through which learners can acquire skills to cope with life outside school, either on the labour market or for job creation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Age Limit Change is Dangerous – Senior Ruling Party Member

[Observer] A member of NRM’s Central Executive Committee, the top most party decision-making organ, has joined Ugandans asking President Museveni to take heed of public opposition to his ruling party’s push to remove presidential age limits.

[Observer] A member of NRM's Central Executive Committee, the top most party decision-making organ, has joined Ugandans asking President Museveni to take heed of public opposition to his ruling party's push to remove presidential age limits.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Sends U.S.$5,500 For Music Producer’s Burial

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni lived by his word when he sent shs20m towards the burial arrangements of music producer Daniel Mukisa alias Danz Kumapeesa who was laid to rest on Monday at his ancestral home in Kabanyoro Gayaza.

[Monitor] President Yoweri Museveni lived by his word when he sent shs20m towards the burial arrangements of music producer Daniel Mukisa alias Danz Kumapeesa who was laid to rest on Monday at his ancestral home in Kabanyoro Gayaza.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EU Envoy Backs President Museveni On Land Amendment Bill

[Monitor] The European Union (EU) has said they support President Yoweri Museveni’s stand on the planned amendment of the land law because there is need for a serious regulation to govern land use and acquisition.

[Monitor] The European Union (EU) has said they support President Yoweri Museveni's stand on the planned amendment of the land law because there is need for a serious regulation to govern land use and acquisition.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

We Are Watching, Says Head of AU’s Monitoring Group

[Observer] The head of the African Union’s (AU) elections monitoring group in Liberia, Erastus Mwencha, yesterday re-emphasized the call for Liberians to ensure that the 2017 elections do not tear them apart and take the nation backward.

[Observer] The head of the African Union's (AU) elections monitoring group in Liberia, Erastus Mwencha, yesterday re-emphasized the call for Liberians to ensure that the 2017 elections do not tear them apart and take the nation backward.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Election to Go On With or Without Opposition, Says President

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto say the October 26 presidential repeat election will go on whether Nasa leader Raila Odinga participates or not.

[Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy William Ruto say the October 26 presidential repeat election will go on whether Nasa leader Raila Odinga participates or not.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya