Somalia Saves Uganda and Tanzania From Going to War

[Monitor] Somalia could be categorised as a failed state today, but 44 years ago it mediated in a peace deal to prevent Uganda and her southern neighbour Tanzania from going to war.

[Monitor] Somalia could be categorised as a failed state today, but 44 years ago it mediated in a peace deal to prevent Uganda and her southern neighbour Tanzania from going to war.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Legislators Clear Kampala International University Medical School

[Monitor] Bushenyi -The Health Committee of Parliament last Friday visited Kampala International University-Western Campus in Bushenyi-Ishaka Municipality to investigate allegations of inadequate staff and admission of low grade students into the medic…

[Monitor] Bushenyi -The Health Committee of Parliament last Friday visited Kampala International University-Western Campus in Bushenyi-Ishaka Municipality to investigate allegations of inadequate staff and admission of low grade students into the medical school.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

EAC Secretariat Saves Shs10 Billion On Travel Expenses

[Monitor] Kampala -The secretary general of the East African Community (EAC), Liberat Mfumukeko’s stringent reforms which were instituted to eliminate wastage on travel expenditures, have helped the Secretariat to save more than $2.75m (Shs10 billion).

[Monitor] Kampala -The secretary general of the East African Community (EAC), Liberat Mfumukeko's stringent reforms which were instituted to eliminate wastage on travel expenditures, have helped the Secretariat to save more than $2.75m (Shs10 billion).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Life-Changing’ Sanctions Needed by EU & U.S. to Force Kabila Out

[Save the Congo] London -President Joseph Kabila’s decision to illegally cling to power beyond his second and last constitutional mandate should prompt EU and US to impose “life–changing” sanctions against him and on people and things he values the mo…

[Save the Congo] London -President Joseph Kabila's decision to illegally cling to power beyond his second and last constitutional mandate should prompt EU and US to impose "life--changing" sanctions against him and on people and things he values the most--his family, their fortune and their freedom to move freely in Africa across the globe, Save the Congo! said today.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Hosts Nigeria Clinch Semi-Final and FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Spot

[CAF] CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations hosts Nigeria booked their place in Sunday’s final thanks to a 6-1 win over Morocco that also ensures their FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2017 spot.

[CAF] CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations hosts Nigeria booked their place in Sunday's final thanks to a 6-1 win over Morocco that also ensures their FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup 2017 spot.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco

Thousands Arrested As Festive Season Road Mayhem Begins

[News24Wire] A total of 3 078 motorists have been arrested on South African roads since December 1 for drunken driving, speeding and reckless road behaviour, the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) said on Sunday.

[News24Wire] A total of 3 078 motorists have been arrested on South African roads since December 1 for drunken driving, speeding and reckless road behaviour, the Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) said on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

African Finalists Senegal Reach FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

[CAF] Senegal became the first African team to qualify for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup next year as they beat Egypt 5-2 in their CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations semi-final on Saturday.

[CAF] Senegal became the first African team to qualify for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup next year as they beat Egypt 5-2 in their CAF Beach Soccer Africa Cup of Nations semi-final on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Senegal

Mugabe – ‘Thank You Cde Jacob Zuma’

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly paid tribute to his counterpart President Jacob Zuma and the African National Congress (ANC) for “supporting” his ruling Zanu-PF party.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has reportedly paid tribute to his counterpart President Jacob Zuma and the African National Congress (ANC) for "supporting" his ruling Zanu-PF party.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Estimated Audience of 18 Million for Community Radios

[AIM] Maputo -At least 18 million people listen to community radios in Mozambique, with the largest numbers of listeners concentrated in the two most populous provinces of Nampula and Zambezia.

[AIM] Maputo -At least 18 million people listen to community radios in Mozambique, with the largest numbers of listeners concentrated in the two most populous provinces of Nampula and Zambezia.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique