Opposition to Push for Access to Information Bill

[Zambia Reports] National Democratic Congress (NDC) Party Secretary General Mwenya Musenge says the his party is eager to see how the long awaited Access to Information (ATI) Bill will be debated now that Parliament has resumed sitting.

[Zambia Reports] National Democratic Congress (NDC) Party Secretary General Mwenya Musenge says the his party is eager to see how the long awaited Access to Information (ATI) Bill will be debated now that Parliament has resumed sitting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Broken Bridge Blocks Access to Services in Kibaale for 35 Years

[Monitor] Residents and leaders in Kakumiro and Kagadi districts have asked government to build the broken Kisaigi Bridge on River Nguse, which has blocked access to services for more than 35 years.

[Monitor] Residents and leaders in Kakumiro and Kagadi districts have asked government to build the broken Kisaigi Bridge on River Nguse, which has blocked access to services for more than 35 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IGP Kayihura Will Explain ASP Kirumira’s ‘Brutal Arrest’ – Gen Otafiire

[Monitor] Parliament -The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura must answer the concerns over former Buyende District Police Commander, Muhammad Kirumira’s brutal arrest, says Justice Minister, Maj Gen (rtd) Kahinda Otafiire.

[Monitor] Parliament -The Inspector General of Police Gen Kale Kayihura must answer the concerns over former Buyende District Police Commander, Muhammad Kirumira's brutal arrest, says Justice Minister, Maj Gen (rtd) Kahinda Otafiire.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Influx of Congolese Refugees Worries Local Leaders

[Monitor] Kisoro -At least 300 Congolese refugees enter into the country through the South-Western districts of Kisoro and Kanungu seeking shelter daily, local leaders have revealed.

[Monitor] Kisoro -At least 300 Congolese refugees enter into the country through the South-Western districts of Kisoro and Kanungu seeking shelter daily, local leaders have revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

University Workers Accuse Malanji of Siding With Embattled Professor

[Zambia Reports] Copperbelt University Unionised Workers have accused foreign affairs Joseph Malanji of allegedly siding with embattled University Vice Chancellor Professor Naison Ngoma in the operations of the institution.

[Zambia Reports] Copperbelt University Unionised Workers have accused foreign affairs Joseph Malanji of allegedly siding with embattled University Vice Chancellor Professor Naison Ngoma in the operations of the institution.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

How Katusabe Was Delivered to Pine Car Bond Before Her Murder

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior police officer yesterday narrated to court how she picked up former Kampala businesswoman, Betty Donah Katusabe from her residence in Bwebajja on Entebbe Road and delivered her to Pine car bond in Kampala where she met her d…

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior police officer yesterday narrated to court how she picked up former Kampala businesswoman, Betty Donah Katusabe from her residence in Bwebajja on Entebbe Road and delivered her to Pine car bond in Kampala where she met her death.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sudhir Sues Dfcu Bank

[Monitor] Kampala -Meera Investments Ltd, one of the business entities owned by city businessman Sudhir Ruparelia, has sued dfcu Bank, seeking to reclaim leasehold titles and developments for 48 banking halls taken over by the latter when Crane Bank wa…

[Monitor] Kampala -Meera Investments Ltd, one of the business entities owned by city businessman Sudhir Ruparelia, has sued dfcu Bank, seeking to reclaim leasehold titles and developments for 48 banking halls taken over by the latter when Crane Bank was liquidated.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Gen Otafiire – Kayihura and Tumukunde Need to Sort Themselves

[Monitor] Justice Minister, Maj Gen (rtd) Kahinda Otafiire has urged Security Minister Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde and the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Gen Kale Kayihura to “sort out” their differences and not let them spill into the open.

[Monitor] Justice Minister, Maj Gen (rtd) Kahinda Otafiire has urged Security Minister Lt Gen Henry Tumukunde and the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Gen Kale Kayihura to "sort out" their differences and not let them spill into the open.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni to Magufuli – Uganda Has Surplus Sugar Production

[Monitor] President Museveni has appealed to his visiting Tanzanian counterpart, John Pombe Magufuli to encourage entrepreneurs in his country to import sugar from Uganda.

[Monitor] President Museveni has appealed to his visiting Tanzanian counterpart, John Pombe Magufuli to encourage entrepreneurs in his country to import sugar from Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Perennial Rivals, Ghana, Nigeria Clash Today As Wafu Cup Enters Semifinals

[Guardian] They have met several times in this game and on most occasions, Nigeria’s Falcons had the upper hand. Today in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, the Black Queens will attempt to have one over the Super Falcons in the second semifinal of the maiden WAF…

[Guardian] They have met several times in this game and on most occasions, Nigeria's Falcons had the upper hand. Today in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, the Black Queens will attempt to have one over the Super Falcons in the second semifinal of the maiden WAFU Cup.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana