Asking for Electoral Reforms Is ‘Waste of Time’

[Monitor] Entebbe -Mr Elton John Mabirizi, a contestant in last year’s Uganda presidential elections has said that the continued call by politicians for electoral reforms is a waste of time.

[Monitor] Entebbe -Mr Elton John Mabirizi, a contestant in last year's Uganda presidential elections has said that the continued call by politicians for electoral reforms is a waste of time.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IGP Kayihura Orders Audit of Eastern Border Region Security

[Monitor] The Inspector General Police, Gen Kale Kayihura has ordered the Police Professional Standards Unit (PSU) to investigate corruption and mismanagement of Bukedi Police region security.

[Monitor] The Inspector General Police, Gen Kale Kayihura has ordered the Police Professional Standards Unit (PSU) to investigate corruption and mismanagement of Bukedi Police region security.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Fire Scare At Workers House

[Monitor] Workers and visitors at Workers House in central Kampala were today morning ordered to leave the building after a fire was detected in the first floor of the 20-storied building.

[Monitor] Workers and visitors at Workers House in central Kampala were today morning ordered to leave the building after a fire was detected in the first floor of the 20-storied building.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pupils Abandon School to Work On Sugarcane Plantations

[Monitor] Luuka -The Luuka District inspector of schools, Ms Jane Nabwire, has said 12 per cent of the pupils in the district have dropped out of school to offer cheaper labour at sugarcane and rice plantations.

[Monitor] Luuka -The Luuka District inspector of schools, Ms Jane Nabwire, has said 12 per cent of the pupils in the district have dropped out of school to offer cheaper labour at sugarcane and rice plantations.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Banks Tipped on Money Laundering, Graft Fight

[New Times] Financial institutions have been urged to strengthen their reporting and governance systems as some of the ways to fight against illicit activities, including money laundering and graft.

[New Times] Financial institutions have been urged to strengthen their reporting and governance systems as some of the ways to fight against illicit activities, including money laundering and graft.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Thulsie Twins to Return to Court

[News24Wire] Terror accused twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie will return to the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday, on charges of planning to set off explosives in South Africa.

[News24Wire] Terror accused twins Brandon-Lee and Tony-Lee Thulsie will return to the Johannesburg Magistrate's Court on Wednesday, on charges of planning to set off explosives in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

No Injury Scare As Rugby Cranes Return

[Monitor] Kampala -The Rugby Cranes have so far played three tests in three weeks, two against Kenya and the other coming against Senegal in Dakar on Saturday. Three more games await Uganda with Zimbabwe, Tunisia and Namibia all set to visit between no…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Rugby Cranes have so far played three tests in three weeks, two against Kenya and the other coming against Senegal in Dakar on Saturday. Three more games await Uganda with Zimbabwe, Tunisia and Namibia all set to visit between now and August 5.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Arrest Cleric, Recover Decomposing Body of Missing University Student

[Premium Times] Police in Osun State on Tuesday paraded a cleric, Sakariyau Abdulrofiu, and his suspected accomplices, Ibrahim Ayuba and Yusuf Aliu, over the death of a 400-level student of the Osun State University, Oluwafemi Shonibare, who was declar…

[Premium Times] Police in Osun State on Tuesday paraded a cleric, Sakariyau Abdulrofiu, and his suspected accomplices, Ibrahim Ayuba and Yusuf Aliu, over the death of a 400-level student of the Osun State University, Oluwafemi Shonibare, who was declared missing earlier in June.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Only Lagos LGs Can Survive in Nigeria Without Federal Allocations – Sole Administrator

[Premium Times] In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Quadri Olatunji, the Sole Administrator of Alimosho Local government, Lagos State, speaks about his administration in the past one year, the forthcoming local government elections, and the challenge…

[Premium Times] In this interview with PREMIUM TIMES, Quadri Olatunji, the Sole Administrator of Alimosho Local government, Lagos State, speaks about his administration in the past one year, the forthcoming local government elections, and the challenges of grassroot governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mutebi Promises to Correct Poor Start

[Monitor] Kampala -KCCA have conceded inside the opening 10 minutes of their away games on the continental on all but two occasions during the ongoing campaign.

[Monitor] Kampala -KCCA have conceded inside the opening 10 minutes of their away games on the continental on all but two occasions during the ongoing campaign.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda