Total E&P Workers Strike Over Working Conditions

[Monitor] About 100 local staff of Total E&P [Uganda], a subsidiary of Total SA, one of the three oil companies licenced to operate in Albertine Graben have laid down tools until further notice in protest of “unfair and harsh working conditions.”

[Monitor] About 100 local staff of Total E&P [Uganda], a subsidiary of Total SA, one of the three oil companies licenced to operate in Albertine Graben have laid down tools until further notice in protest of "unfair and harsh working conditions."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ADB Offers Shs3.5 Billion Grant for Development of Biomass Plant

[Monitor] Kampala -The Africa Development Bank (ADB) has given a grant of $1m (about Shs3.5b) to Earth Energy Limited to develop a 20 MW Biomass power plant in northern Uganda in order to mitigate climate change due to deforestation.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Africa Development Bank (ADB) has given a grant of $1m (about Shs3.5b) to Earth Energy Limited to develop a 20 MW Biomass power plant in northern Uganda in order to mitigate climate change due to deforestation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Seventh Witness Testifies in Corruption Trial of Judge

[Premium Times] The trial of a Federal High Court judge, Adeniyi Ademola, continued on Wednesday at a high court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, with the seventh prosecution witness giving her testimony.

[Premium Times] The trial of a Federal High Court judge, Adeniyi Ademola, continued on Wednesday at a high court of the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja, with the seventh prosecution witness giving her testimony.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

I Am Not Ready for Marriage – Ammara

[The Herald] Rumours have linked Ammara Brown to several relationships. The 29-year-old musician’s affair with Roki was probably the most talked about and she admits they were an item.

[The Herald] Rumours have linked Ammara Brown to several relationships. The 29-year-old musician's affair with Roki was probably the most talked about and she admits they were an item.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Who Shall Account For Those Who Die While Fighting For Our Right to Live?

[Monitor] In the moments before his death Private M.Y. Masasa wore a tired, resigned look. His overgrown beard, strewn with streaks of grey, made him look older in his fatigues but most of the fatigue was stored in his eyes, which laboured to read the …

[Monitor] In the moments before his death Private M.Y. Masasa wore a tired, resigned look. His overgrown beard, strewn with streaks of grey, made him look older in his fatigues but most of the fatigue was stored in his eyes, which laboured to read the prepared text of pre-mortem capitulation held, unseen, somewhere ahead of him.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cheap, Deadly Booze Killing Uganda’s Future

[Monitor] The rest of the country should pick a leaf from the northern districts if we are to save a generation of our youth from ending up as a social waste on account of alcohol abuse.

[Monitor] The rest of the country should pick a leaf from the northern districts if we are to save a generation of our youth from ending up as a social waste on account of alcohol abuse.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda