TSC Disciplines School Heads for Acquiring Money Illegally

[Nation] Two secondary school principals in Homa Bay County have been demoted for illegally receiving hundreds of thousands of shillings in government aid money for their schools.

[Nation] Two secondary school principals in Homa Bay County have been demoted for illegally receiving hundreds of thousands of shillings in government aid money for their schools.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Millions Lost As Fire Razes Elegu Market

[Monitor] Amuru -Traders at Elegu Trading Centre in Amuru District near the Uganda-South Sudan border are in tears after a devastating fire razed down their business premises, burning properties worth millions of shillings.

[Monitor] Amuru -Traders at Elegu Trading Centre in Amuru District near the Uganda-South Sudan border are in tears after a devastating fire razed down their business premises, burning properties worth millions of shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Districts Get Shs936 Million From UWA

[Monitor] Rubirizi -Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has set aside about Shs936 million to be shared among the seven districts that border Queen Elizabeth National Park.

[Monitor] Rubirizi -Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has set aside about Shs936 million to be shared among the seven districts that border Queen Elizabeth National Park.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Senate to Meet Over Election Laws

[Nation] Failure by MPs to pass regulations to govern a Sh1 billion oversight fund could influence senators as they meet on Thursday over the contentious election laws.

[Nation] Failure by MPs to pass regulations to govern a Sh1 billion oversight fund could influence senators as they meet on Thursday over the contentious election laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Is So Divided, We Can’t Even Agree On What to Fight Over

[Monitor] Can a country that is deeply divided down the middle find common cause and purpose to chart a common course for the future? That’s the lingering question one is left with after spending some time in Uganda.

[Monitor] Can a country that is deeply divided down the middle find common cause and purpose to chart a common course for the future? That's the lingering question one is left with after spending some time in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Elumelu Foundation Offers Shs360 Billion Entrepreneurship Fund

[Monitor] Kampala -Entrepreneurs from across Africa will stand a chance to receive free training, mentorship and seed fund to kickstart their entrepreneurial journey. This follows a call for applications for the third round of the Tony Elumelu Foundati…

[Monitor] Kampala -Entrepreneurs from across Africa will stand a chance to receive free training, mentorship and seed fund to kickstart their entrepreneurial journey. This follows a call for applications for the third round of the Tony Elumelu Foundation Entrepreneurship Programme (TEF).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Shoddy Works – Employ Preventive Measures

[Monitor] Shoddy works on public projects has become a tired subject in Uganda. The phrase “shoddy works” is becoming as synonymous with government contracts as the Church is with the Bible.

[Monitor] Shoddy works on public projects has become a tired subject in Uganda. The phrase "shoddy works" is becoming as synonymous with government contracts as the Church is with the Bible.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Miss Liberia – Hits and Misses

[Observer] It was a great relief to finally have a Miss Liberia. After a four year hiatus, the show ended well; at least not with the conflict of interest that categorized the last event when the organizers had one winner and the judges another. That w…

[Observer] It was a great relief to finally have a Miss Liberia. After a four year hiatus, the show ended well; at least not with the conflict of interest that categorized the last event when the organizers had one winner and the judges another. That was in 2012. This time around there was a clear cut winner, without any talk of foul play.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Govt Criticised Over Militia Group ‘Arrow Boys’

[Monitor] Amuria -The NRM vice chairman for eastern region, Capt Mike Mukula, has criticised government’s failure to recognise contributions made by the Arrow Boys militia group. Capt Mukula said the group played a key role in flashing out the Lord’s R…

[Monitor] Amuria -The NRM vice chairman for eastern region, Capt Mike Mukula, has criticised government's failure to recognise contributions made by the Arrow Boys militia group. Capt Mukula said the group played a key role in flashing out the Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebels in 2003.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda