Kwibuka Display Shows Cricket Is in Good Place

[Monitor] Kampala -They didn’t have gold medals draped around their necks as they returned home from Kigali, Rwanda yesterday morning. But they were still a jolly lot and there no signs that the nine-hour voyage from the Rwandan capital had taken its t…

[Monitor] Kampala -They didn't have gold medals draped around their necks as they returned home from Kigali, Rwanda yesterday morning. But they were still a jolly lot and there no signs that the nine-hour voyage from the Rwandan capital had taken its toll on them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Construction Workers In Chiengi Go 2 Years Without Pay

Hundreds of workers engaged by Flourishing Construction of South Africa in Chiengi have gone for two years without receiving their salaries. The workers have appealed to Government to help them obtain their two-year salary arrears following the death of the … Continued

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Hundreds of workers engaged by Flourishing Construction of South Africa in Chiengi have gone for two years without receiving their salaries. The workers have appealed to Government to help them obtain their two-year salary arrears following the death of the Managing Director in 2014. The workers have also appealled to Government to resume construction works at Kalungwishi Secondary School which have stalled for the past two years. In an event the construction company fails to honour its obligation, the workers are demanding that government pays them as it was not their fault. They contend that life had become unbearable due to the situation they are faced with. Meanwhile, Lusaka residents are happy with the announcement of commencement of phase two of the roads rehabilitation programme by the Road Development Agency (RDA). The upgrading and rehabilitation of 160 km of township roads will complete the L- 400 road project with Lumumba and Mungwi roads top priority on the list. Township roads will receive a facelift Avic International of China winning the bid to carry out the project. The company was also involved in the first phase. The post Construction Workers In Chiengi Go 2 Years Without Pay appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Buhari Asks Osinbajo to Sign Nigeria’s 2017 Budget – Presidency

[Premium Times] The Presidency said Monday President Muhammadu Buhari had indicated to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to proceed to assent to the nation’s 2017 budget.

[Premium Times] The Presidency said Monday President Muhammadu Buhari had indicated to Acting President Yemi Osinbajo to proceed to assent to the nation's 2017 budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Osinbajo Signs 2017 Budget

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Monday signed the 2017 budget into law, 23 days after it was transmitted to him by the National Assembly.

[This Day] Abuja -Acting President Yemi Osinbajo Monday signed the 2017 budget into law, 23 days after it was transmitted to him by the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Reconditioned Politicians and Democratic Feudalism

[Monitor] In Uganda, the competition for the presidency has settled down to two families — the Kagutas and Kifefes. Yoweri Museveni mwene Kaguta, in power for 31 years and counting, will be the candidate for president in 2021.

[Monitor] In Uganda, the competition for the presidency has settled down to two families -- the Kagutas and Kifefes. Yoweri Museveni mwene Kaguta, in power for 31 years and counting, will be the candidate for president in 2021.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Charity End Winless Run, Tigers Dent KICC Title Hopes

[Monitor] Kampala -Charity Trust Fund finally shed some skin. They were not in charitable mood as they overwhelmed Nile by six wickets for their first win in the Jazz Safari National Cricket League at Lugogo on Sunday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Charity Trust Fund finally shed some skin. They were not in charitable mood as they overwhelmed Nile by six wickets for their first win in the Jazz Safari National Cricket League at Lugogo on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Land Dispute Between Soroti University, Residents Deepens

[Monitor] Soroti -The land wrangle between Soroti University and the aggrieved residents of Apuuton village has deepened with the recent destruction of more properties, despite a court injunction stopping any form of violence against either party.

[Monitor] Soroti -The land wrangle between Soroti University and the aggrieved residents of Apuuton village has deepened with the recent destruction of more properties, despite a court injunction stopping any form of violence against either party.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

World Bank Earmarks Shs10 Billion for Safe Water in Pallisa

[Monitor] Pallisa -In a bid to address the prevailing water crisis in Pallisa Town Council and its environs, the World Bank (WB) has earmarked Shs10b for the construction of Kasodo water pump station.

[Monitor] Pallisa -In a bid to address the prevailing water crisis in Pallisa Town Council and its environs, the World Bank (WB) has earmarked Shs10b for the construction of Kasodo water pump station.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda