Museveni Wants Parliament to Enact Biotechnology Bill

[Monitor] Luweero -President Museveni has repeated his efforts to boost food security and household income with a promise to ensure that the Biotechnology and Bio-safety bills are passed by Parliament to boost modern farming practices.

[Monitor] Luweero -President Museveni has repeated his efforts to boost food security and household income with a promise to ensure that the Biotechnology and Bio-safety bills are passed by Parliament to boost modern farming practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chad – Cave Paintings Defaced

[Cameroon Tribune] Chad’s culture minister says that ancient cave paintings at a world heritage site have been defaced. Mahamat Saleh Haroun told the AFP news agency that unknown vandals had scrawled over the 4000-year-old depictions of animals and peo…

[Cameroon Tribune] Chad's culture minister says that ancient cave paintings at a world heritage site have been defaced. Mahamat Saleh Haroun told the AFP news agency that unknown vandals had scrawled over the 4000-year-old depictions of animals and people that decorate the sandstone caves of the Ennedi Plateau in the north-east of the country. When Mr Haroun became culture minister in February, he said one of his aims was to promote the country's tourist sites. The natural and cultural landscape of the Ennedi Massif was decl

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Ghana – Many Dead in Waterfall Accident

[Cameroon Tribune] Ghanaians mourn waterfall dead. At least 18 people, mainly high school students, have died after a large tree fell on them at a popular waterfall spot in Kintampo, Ghana, police say.The students were swimming during a storm when the …

[Cameroon Tribune] Ghanaians mourn waterfall dead. At least 18 people, mainly high school students, have died after a large tree fell on them at a popular waterfall spot in Kintampo, Ghana, police say.The students were swimming during a storm when the freak accident happened, local police chief OwusuBoampong told the media.Twenty-two others were injured and are being treated at local hospitals.Rescue teams used chainsaws to cut through the fallen tree and free those trapped underneath, local media report.President Nana Akufo

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Mine Ownership Dispute Turns Nasty As Minister’s Security Fire At Rivals

[New Zimbabwe] A LONG-standing dispute over the ownership of a Masvingo gold mine between mines deputy minister Fred Moyo and businessman Tinaye Hove turned nasty Saturday when security hired to guard the property by Moyo shot and left for dead the top…

[New Zimbabwe] A LONG-standing dispute over the ownership of a Masvingo gold mine between mines deputy minister Fred Moyo and businessman Tinaye Hove turned nasty Saturday when security hired to guard the property by Moyo shot and left for dead the top government official's rivals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Native Doctor Dies During Sex Romp

[Vanguard] Owerri -A native doctor identified has reportedly died, while having a sex romp with an alleged prostitute in a brothel at Anara, Isiala Mbano local council area of Imo State.

[Vanguard] Owerri -A native doctor identified has reportedly died, while having a sex romp with an alleged prostitute in a brothel at Anara, Isiala Mbano local council area of Imo State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Am Not Dead, Says Man Mistaken for Doctor Who Jumped Off Bridge

[Vanguard] On Sunday 19 March, a doctor named Allwell Orji was reported to have jumped off the Third Mainland bridge into the Lagoon with search till ongoing to bring him out dead or alive.

[Vanguard] On Sunday 19 March, a doctor named Allwell Orji was reported to have jumped off the Third Mainland bridge into the Lagoon with search till ongoing to bring him out dead or alive.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Serap to Buhari, Osinbajo – Investigate Mob Attack On Amnesty International

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has called on both President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo to “urgently instruct appropriate authorities to promptly and thoroughly investigate apparently…

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has called on both President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Professor Yemi Osinbajo to "urgently instruct appropriate authorities to promptly and thoroughly investigate apparently sponsored and coordinated attacks against Amnesty International Office in Nigeria, and ensure the safety and security of its staff."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

40 Billion Barrels of Oil Reserves Achievable By 2020 – NAPE

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE) has expressed confidence that the Federal Government has the capacity to achieve 40 billion barrels of oil reserve projected for 2020.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian Association of Petroleum Explorationists (NAPE) has expressed confidence that the Federal Government has the capacity to achieve 40 billion barrels of oil reserve projected for 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria