Kabarole Residents Protest Over Land Compensation Delay

[Monitor] Kabarole -More than 60 residents of Kabarole District affected by the construction of the Fort Portal- Kamwenge road on Tuesday stormed the district chairman’s office demanding for an explanation concerning Uganda National Roads Authority’s (…

[Monitor] Kabarole -More than 60 residents of Kabarole District affected by the construction of the Fort Portal- Kamwenge road on Tuesday stormed the district chairman's office demanding for an explanation concerning Uganda National Roads Authority's (Unra) delay to compensate them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenyabuzz People’s Choice Awards 2016 – Full List of Winners

[Capital FM] KenyaBuzz would like to extend sincere gratitude to you for participating in the nomination and voting processes of the 2016 People’s Choice Awards. Thank you for supporting Kenyan talent, event organizers, entertainment venues, and servic…

[Capital FM] KenyaBuzz would like to extend sincere gratitude to you for participating in the nomination and voting processes of the 2016 People's Choice Awards. Thank you for supporting Kenyan talent, event organizers, entertainment venues, and service providers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Council Urged to Release Funds for Rufaro Restoration

[The Herald] THE Harare City Council acting director of housing and social development Mathew Marara has urged the council to release funds for the renovation of the artificial turf at Rufaro in time to complete the process before the 2017 Premier Socc…

[The Herald] THE Harare City Council acting director of housing and social development Mathew Marara has urged the council to release funds for the renovation of the artificial turf at Rufaro in time to complete the process before the 2017 Premier Soccer League season kicks-off. The turf has been blamed for causing injuries to players because of its current poor state. The City Council is set to upgrade the turf at a cost of $107 000 to meet international standards as well as bring more revenue to the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Low Investment in the Mining Sector – Who Is to Blame?

[Monitor] April 30, 1975, marked the end of the Vietnam War and humiliation for Americans. This was the same day Saigon City, the capital of then South Vietnam was taken over by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese army. The war had been ongoing since 195…

[Monitor] April 30, 1975, marked the end of the Vietnam War and humiliation for Americans. This was the same day Saigon City, the capital of then South Vietnam was taken over by the Vietcong and North Vietnamese army. The war had been ongoing since 1955, but with the fall of Saigon, the Americans had to retreat in humiliation. Saigon has since changed its name to Ho Chi Minh City, popular with tourists that visit Vietnam. However, somewhere in Lubaali-Kayonza, Kitumbi Sub-County, Mubende District is an illegal minin

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Foreign Forensic Experts to Investigate Wike’s Leaked Audio

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Police will hire foreign forensic experts to investigate the leaked audio where Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike was heard threatening to kill uncooperative electoral officials.

[Premium Times] The Nigeria Police will hire foreign forensic experts to investigate the leaked audio where Rivers Governor Nyesom Wike was heard threatening to kill uncooperative electoral officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Insurers Ready for Islamic Insurance – Official

[Monitor] Kampala -The recent amendments to the Financial Institutions Act (2015) and the Insurance Act (amended) 2011 have ushered in discussions on how the insurance industry can take advantage of these changes to spur growth over the next few years.

[Monitor] Kampala -The recent amendments to the Financial Institutions Act (2015) and the Insurance Act (amended) 2011 have ushered in discussions on how the insurance industry can take advantage of these changes to spur growth over the next few years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda