Govt to Fix Nalubaale Dam Damages – UEGCL

[Monitor] Ms Margaret Proscovia Njuki, the newly appointed board chairperson of Uganda Electricity Generation Company (UEGCL), has revealed that government is set to work on the damages at Nalubaale Dam.

[Monitor] Ms Margaret Proscovia Njuki, the newly appointed board chairperson of Uganda Electricity Generation Company (UEGCL), has revealed that government is set to work on the damages at Nalubaale Dam.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prof Buga Finds Joy in Educating Others

[Monitor] The experience was both stunning and sobering. It predates Uganda’s independence. Augustino Aiama, and dozens other peers travelled by truck, ship and train in the early 1930s more than 500kilometres from the then West Nile District to southe…

[Monitor] The experience was both stunning and sobering. It predates Uganda's independence. Augustino Aiama, and dozens other peers travelled by truck, ship and train in the early 1930s more than 500kilometres from the then West Nile District to southern Uganda to work as labourers on sugarcane plantations and the railways.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Hornets Dominate National Basketball Team

[The Herald] HARARE Basketball Men’s A League log leaders Harare City Hornets have cemented their growing reputation in the domestic game by providing 12 players to the Zimbabwe senior team’s provisional squad for the Afro basketball championships qual…

[The Herald] HARARE Basketball Men's A League log leaders Harare City Hornets have cemented their growing reputation in the domestic game by providing 12 players to the Zimbabwe senior team's provisional squad for the Afro basketball championships qualifiers scheduled for early next month.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ibori Opens Twitter Account

[Vanguard] Chief James Onanefe Ibori who arrived Nigeria, is to have opened a twitter account with the handle @ChiefIbori at about 8. 00 a.m on Sunday.

[Vanguard] Chief James Onanefe Ibori who arrived Nigeria, is to have opened a twitter account with the handle @ChiefIbori at about 8. 00 a.m on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Surprises Nigerians, Extends Vacation, Writes National Assembly

[Vanguard] At a time Nigerians were anxiously waiting for his return to Abuja, President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly informing them of his desire to extend his leave.

[Vanguard] At a time Nigerians were anxiously waiting for his return to Abuja, President Muhammadu Buhari has written to the National Assembly informing them of his desire to extend his leave.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Driver Fakes Retest

[The Herald] A 37-year-old Bulawayo man employed as a driver at ZMD contracted by Mimosa Mine in Zvishavane appeared before the Harare Magistrates’ Court facing fraud and forgery charges.

[The Herald] A 37-year-old Bulawayo man employed as a driver at ZMD contracted by Mimosa Mine in Zvishavane appeared before the Harare Magistrates' Court facing fraud and forgery charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chukwumerije Holds 5th Edition of Night of Spoken Words in Abuja

[This Day] In his continued determination to revive poetry, an aspect of literature that has been relegated to the background in the country, Dike Chukwumerije’s Night of Spoken Words has been scheduled to hold on February 11, at the Transcorp Hilton H…

[This Day] In his continued determination to revive poetry, an aspect of literature that has been relegated to the background in the country, Dike Chukwumerije's Night of Spoken Words has been scheduled to hold on February 11, at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Parliament Summons Information Minister Mandiwanzira

[The Herald] PARLIAMENT has summoned Information Communication Technology, Postal and Courier Services Minister Supa Mandiwanzira to explain developments surrounding last month’s increase in data tariffs and the subsequent decision to suspend the hikes.

[The Herald] PARLIAMENT has summoned Information Communication Technology, Postal and Courier Services Minister Supa Mandiwanzira to explain developments surrounding last month's increase in data tariffs and the subsequent decision to suspend the hikes.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe