Nakasero Mosque Raid Was Search Operation – Police Chief

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has said the raid on Tuesday at Nakasero Mosque was as a result of information revealed by a Muslim suspect in connection to the killing of Maj Sheikh Kiggundu. Maj Kiggundu was gun…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura, has said the raid on Tuesday at Nakasero Mosque was as a result of information revealed by a Muslim suspect in connection to the killing of Maj Sheikh Kiggundu. Maj Kiggundu was gunned down on November 26 at Masanafu Trading Centre in Rubaga Division, Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya Is Not a Police State, Senators Tell Off Overzealous Security Bosses

[Capital FM] Nairobi -In what was expected to be a divisive sitting of the Senate on Wednesday, the legislators banded together to in unison describe as unwelcome; a show of Police might outside the Parliamentary precincts.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -In what was expected to be a divisive sitting of the Senate on Wednesday, the legislators banded together to in unison describe as unwelcome; a show of Police might outside the Parliamentary precincts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why Growth Remains an Elusive Goal in Uganda

[East African] Uganda’s Finance Ministry is reviewing the budgets for sectors that have a direct impact on poverty reduction in the coming financial year to increase exports and jobs.

[East African] Uganda's Finance Ministry is reviewing the budgets for sectors that have a direct impact on poverty reduction in the coming financial year to increase exports and jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Denmark Ponders Sending Somali Refugees Home

[Shabelle] The Danish immigration service, Udlændingestyrelsen, is currently investigating the possibility of sending about 100 Somali quota refugees back to their home country.

[Shabelle] The Danish immigration service, Udlændingestyrelsen, is currently investigating the possibility of sending about 100 Somali quota refugees back to their home country.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

NLF Postpones Election of the New Upper House MPs

[Shabelle] Leaders of the Somalia’s National Leadership Forum have postponed election of the new seats of the upper house chamber of the federal parliament. According to a statement by NLF, the ballot to elect the additional seats of the upper house se…

[Shabelle] Leaders of the Somalia's National Leadership Forum have postponed election of the new seats of the upper house chamber of the federal parliament. According to a statement by NLF, the ballot to elect the additional seats of the upper house seats will be held after the election of the new president of Somalia in January, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Cabinet Affairs Minister Affirms Sudan Keenness Cement Cooperation Relations With Saudi Arabia

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Cabinet Affairs, Ahmed Saad Omer affirmed keenness of Sudan to consolidate relations of cooperation with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in various fields. This came during his meeting with the visiting Saudi media delegati…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister for Cabinet Affairs, Ahmed Saad Omer affirmed keenness of Sudan to consolidate relations of cooperation with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in various fields. This came during his meeting with the visiting Saudi media delegation where he congratulated the Saudi people on the second Anniversary of mobaiyaa ( oath of allegiance) to King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Over 20 Grassroots Leaders Resign in Bugesera

[New Times] At least 20 cells executive secretaries, five executive secretaries in charge of social affairs and ten veterinary officers have resigned their jobs in Bugesera District.

[New Times] At least 20 cells executive secretaries, five executive secretaries in charge of social affairs and ten veterinary officers have resigned their jobs in Bugesera District.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda