The Coming of Rwandan Refugees and Why Ugandans Turned Against Them

[Monitor] Rwanda’s historical relationship with Uganda dates back to the pre-colonial times. Between the 16th and 19th centuries existed a state called Mpororo. It encompassed parts of Ankole, Kigezi and parts of present day Rwanda. Its ruling family h…

[Monitor] Rwanda's historical relationship with Uganda dates back to the pre-colonial times. Between the 16th and 19th centuries existed a state called Mpororo. It encompassed parts of Ankole, Kigezi and parts of present day Rwanda. Its ruling family had close ties with the ruling families of the Batutsi in Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Manning Kampala Streets – the Tale of a Law Enforcement Assistant

[Monitor] The mere mention of Kampala Capital City Authority(KCCA) law enforcement assistants, or agents, evokes gory images of mean-looking, muscular men running after street vendors like a predator does its prey, ruthlessly arresting them and bundlin…

[Monitor] The mere mention of Kampala Capital City Authority(KCCA) law enforcement assistants, or agents, evokes gory images of mean-looking, muscular men running after street vendors like a predator does its prey, ruthlessly arresting them and bundling them onto vehicles, before they drive away like maniacs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tracing Democratic Party Divisions Since 1964

[Monitor] On Thursday, the national executive committee of the Democratic Party (DP) suspended vice president of Buganda region, Ms Betty Nambooze, for defying party president general Norbert Mao.

[Monitor] On Thursday, the national executive committee of the Democratic Party (DP) suspended vice president of Buganda region, Ms Betty Nambooze, for defying party president general Norbert Mao.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Wanjiru Wins First Major Victory in London Marathon

[Nation] Kenya’s Daniel Wanjiru made it yet another double for Kenya when he weathered the last two kilometre assault from Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele to win London Marathon on Sunday.

[Nation] Kenya's Daniel Wanjiru made it yet another double for Kenya when he weathered the last two kilometre assault from Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele to win London Marathon on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Invader From Hell… Death Snatches the Joy of Ex – Delta Commissioner, Magnus Onyibe

[This Day] Magnus Ebiye-Onyibe built his world around his daughter, Kikaose. Then death came calling. The grim reaper snatched the 18-year-old from his world thus reminding him that his love and care are never enough shield against the ravage of death.

[This Day] Magnus Ebiye-Onyibe built his world around his daughter, Kikaose. Then death came calling. The grim reaper snatched the 18-year-old from his world thus reminding him that his love and care are never enough shield against the ravage of death.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria