Zuma’s Attack On Capital Is Digging South Africa Into a Deeper Hole

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa’s governing party, the African National Congress, is adopting a dangerous political approach used in failing states like Algeria, Zimbabwe and Venezuela. Its aim is to deflect attention from its policy failures an…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa's governing party, the African National Congress, is adopting a dangerous political approach used in failing states like Algeria, Zimbabwe and Venezuela. Its aim is to deflect attention from its policy failures and from numerous scandals surrounding President Jacob Zuma, his family and the politically connected Gupta network.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KCCA Rout Kirinya-Jinja to Edge Closer to Title

[Monitor] Kampala -Derrick Nsibambi scored a brace as KCCA hammered Kirinya-Jinja to move ever closer to retaining their Azam Uganda Premier League title at Lugogo on Saturday evening.

[Monitor] Kampala -Derrick Nsibambi scored a brace as KCCA hammered Kirinya-Jinja to move ever closer to retaining their Azam Uganda Premier League title at Lugogo on Saturday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nadduli Asks Museveni to Stop Mengo’s Land Programme

[Monitor] Luweero -the Minister without Portfolio, Hajji Abdul Nadduli has asked President Museveni to call to order the Buganda Kingdom Katikkiro, Mr Charles Peter Mayiga for spearheading a campaign dubbed: Kyapa mu Ngalo that requires tenants settlin…

[Monitor] Luweero -the Minister without Portfolio, Hajji Abdul Nadduli has asked President Museveni to call to order the Buganda Kingdom Katikkiro, Mr Charles Peter Mayiga for spearheading a campaign dubbed: Kyapa mu Ngalo that requires tenants settling on the kingdom land to legalise their tenancy by registering to get a 49-year lease land title.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

To Have a Home of One’s Own

[Africa In Fact] An increasing number of women are buying, inheriting or building privately-owned residential homes in South Africa. This brief essay focusses on African women and their approach to owning residential property. Through in-depth intervie…

[Africa In Fact] An increasing number of women are buying, inheriting or building privately-owned residential homes in South Africa. This brief essay focusses on African women and their approach to owning residential property. Through in-depth interviews, it illuminates a practice of acquiring residential property that is significantly shaped by conceptions of dignity.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Talking to Museveni Is Not a Crime, Says Democratic Party’s Former Leader

[Monitor] Masaka -A leading Democratic Party elder has rebuked some party members who demonise the current leadership party simply because they are willing to dialogue with President Yoweri Museveni over national issues.

[Monitor] Masaka -A leading Democratic Party elder has rebuked some party members who demonise the current leadership party simply because they are willing to dialogue with President Yoweri Museveni over national issues.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Red Pepper to Appeal Shs 425 Million Defamation Court Award

[Observer] The Pepper Publications Limited, the publishers of The Red Pepper is to appeal a judgment, in which, court awarded Shs 425 million to retired Chief Justice Samuel William Wako Wambuzi in defamation damages.

[Observer] The Pepper Publications Limited, the publishers of The Red Pepper is to appeal a judgment, in which, court awarded Shs 425 million to retired Chief Justice Samuel William Wako Wambuzi in defamation damages.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

General Tumwine Defends Police Chief Kayihura Contract Extension

[Observer] General Elly Tumwine, one of the most senior army officers, has supported the re-appointment of General Kale Kayihura as police chief saying the appointing authority is in best position to gauge his performance.

[Observer] General Elly Tumwine, one of the most senior army officers, has supported the re-appointment of General Kale Kayihura as police chief saying the appointing authority is in best position to gauge his performance.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda