Behind Massacre in Somalia

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Hundreds of dead were burnt beyond recognition. One mother lost all her nine children. Wives, husbands, children and whole families perished in the Oct.14 bomb attack in Somalia capital, Mogadishu, whose death toll had …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Hundreds of dead were burnt beyond recognition. One mother lost all her nine children. Wives, husbands, children and whole families perished in the Oct.14 bomb attack in Somalia capital, Mogadishu, whose death toll had reached 300 within two days. 300 others were reeling from injuries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Faure Visits Places of Cultural Interest in Mauritius

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure, accompanied by the Minister of Agro-Industry and Food Security Hon Mahen Kumar Seeruttun, visited the EON Reality Mauritius Regional Headquarters and Entrepreneur School yesterday morning.

[Government of Seychelles] President Danny Faure, accompanied by the Minister of Agro-Industry and Food Security Hon Mahen Kumar Seeruttun, visited the EON Reality Mauritius Regional Headquarters and Entrepreneur School yesterday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Secrets of Karamoja Minerals

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Big money is coming into Uganda from mining activity in various parts of the country and more could come in, especially if Karamoja which is considered “the basket of Uganda’s minerals” is surveyed. That was a main conc…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Big money is coming into Uganda from mining activity in various parts of the country and more could come in, especially if Karamoja which is considered "the basket of Uganda's minerals" is surveyed. That was a main conclusion from the recent 6th Mineral Wealth Conference in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Museveni Got Police Chiefs to Accept CMI Arrests

[Observer] Highly placed sources in government have revealed that ongoing criminal proceedings brought against several senior police officers, who were charged before the General Court Martial last week, were instigated from State House.

[Observer] Highly placed sources in government have revealed that ongoing criminal proceedings brought against several senior police officers, who were charged before the General Court Martial last week, were instigated from State House.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Science Minister Roots for Technology At UN Meet

[Observer] Science, technology and innovation could be the magic bullet for countries to achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Minister Elioda Tumwesigye has said.

[Observer] Science, technology and innovation could be the magic bullet for countries to achieve the UN's Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Minister Elioda Tumwesigye has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rugby – Three Wins for Blitzboks in Stellenbosch

[Sascoc] The Blitzboks Sevens team secured a quarter-final berth against Maties Sevens at the Assupol International Sevens tournament on Sunday after scoring three wins on day one of the tournament – against England Academy, Namibia and Scotland at the Markötter Stadium in Stellenbosch.

[Sascoc] The Blitzboks Sevens team secured a quarter-final berth against Maties Sevens at the Assupol International Sevens tournament on Sunday after scoring three wins on day one of the tournament - against England Academy, Namibia and Scotland at the Markötter Stadium in Stellenbosch.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Trade Unions Urge Speedy Review of Minimum Wage

[New Times] Rwanda’s minimum wage has been a paltry Rwf100 (a day) since the 1980s despite the changes in the cost of living over the three decades. Calls to review the minimum wage by trade unions have often been answered with, “we are working on it,”…

[New Times] Rwanda's minimum wage has been a paltry Rwf100 (a day) since the 1980s despite the changes in the cost of living over the three decades. Calls to review the minimum wage by trade unions have often been answered with, "we are working on it," which has seen the progress drag over five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda