Uganda to Host 25th Nile Basin Council of Ministers Meeting

[Independent (Kampala)] Ministers in charge of Water Affairs from the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) member states are due to meet on Thursday October 12, 2017 to discuss and consider approval of key NBI reports and plans, among which is the NBI 10-Year S…

[Independent (Kampala)] Ministers in charge of Water Affairs from the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI) member states are due to meet on Thursday October 12, 2017 to discuss and consider approval of key NBI reports and plans, among which is the NBI 10-Year Strategy.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NRM ‘Rebel’ MPs Claim Museveni Wooing Them

[Observer] Ruling party MPs sharply opposed to the Raphael Magyezi constitutional amendment bill have said they were approached and promised cash if they dropped their opposition to the draft legislation.

[Observer] Ruling party MPs sharply opposed to the Raphael Magyezi constitutional amendment bill have said they were approached and promised cash if they dropped their opposition to the draft legislation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Flaws Identified in Liberia’s 2017 Electoral Process

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Elections have ended but several registered voters were left disenfranchised and some political parties like the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) and the Alternative National Congress are unhappy with the electoral proc…

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Elections have ended but several registered voters were left disenfranchised and some political parties like the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) and the Alternative National Congress are unhappy with the electoral process.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Justice Dollo Starts Tenure With Tough Age-Limit Case

[Observer] Newly appointed deputy Chief justice, Alfonse Chigamoi Owiny-Dollo, starts his tenure as leader of the Constitutional court with a petition on the politically charged matter of presidential age limits.

[Observer] Newly appointed deputy Chief justice, Alfonse Chigamoi Owiny-Dollo, starts his tenure as leader of the Constitutional court with a petition on the politically charged matter of presidential age limits.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Has No Money for Pay Rise, Otafiire Tells Striking Prosecutors

[Observer] Justice and constitutional affairs minister, Kahinda Otafiire, has told state prosecutors employed by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions that the government simply does not have the money to increase their salaries as promised.

[Observer] Justice and constitutional affairs minister, Kahinda Otafiire, has told state prosecutors employed by the Directorate of Public Prosecutions that the government simply does not have the money to increase their salaries as promised.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda, Tanzania Consider 25% Equity in Oil Pipeline

[Observer] The business dynamics of Uganda’s oil industry will take a slight shift if the country decides to take up a stake in the crude oil pipeline from Hoima to the Chongoleani peninsula near the Tanzanian port of Tanga.

[Observer] The business dynamics of Uganda's oil industry will take a slight shift if the country decides to take up a stake in the crude oil pipeline from Hoima to the Chongoleani peninsula near the Tanzanian port of Tanga.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania