Elite Bashing of Besigye Only Serves to Justify “Do Not Disturb” Attitude

[Monitor] Many Kampala-based elite have indulged in a rendition of bashing Dr Kizza Besigye’s brand of politics and labelling his avid supporters as intolerant, radicals and people blinded to loyalty. I wish these elite could reflect on their own contr…

[Monitor] Many Kampala-based elite have indulged in a rendition of bashing Dr Kizza Besigye's brand of politics and labelling his avid supporters as intolerant, radicals and people blinded to loyalty. I wish these elite could reflect on their own contribution to the change agenda in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What MPs Hope a Youth Development Bank Bill Will Cure

[Monitor] What can be done to solve the crisis of youth unemployment? How can the youth be helped to access credit facilities? What can be done with programmes like the Youth Venture Capital Fund that are neither here nor there?

[Monitor] What can be done to solve the crisis of youth unemployment? How can the youth be helped to access credit facilities? What can be done with programmes like the Youth Venture Capital Fund that are neither here nor there?

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Speed Governors Have Reduced Traffic Accidents, Says Police

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP) says speed governors that were introduced in public transport vehicles early this year have seen the number of road accidents decrease by 21%.

[New Times] Rwanda National Police (RNP) says speed governors that were introduced in public transport vehicles early this year have seen the number of road accidents decrease by 21%.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kalangala Struggling to Contain Waterborne Pollution in Communities

[Monitor] Kalangala -Communities living in Kalangala District stand a greater risk of contracting waterborne diseases arising from the increasing consumption of unsafe water and poor sanitation.

[Monitor] Kalangala -Communities living in Kalangala District stand a greater risk of contracting waterborne diseases arising from the increasing consumption of unsafe water and poor sanitation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FIFA Directs Ferwafa to Postpone Elections

[New Times] World football governing body, Fifa, has asked Rwandan Football Association (Ferwafa) to postpone the forthcoming presidential elections following concerns raised by 14 Ferwafa General Assembly members.

[New Times] World football governing body, Fifa, has asked Rwandan Football Association (Ferwafa) to postpone the forthcoming presidential elections following concerns raised by 14 Ferwafa General Assembly members.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Wooden Bike Enters Rwandan Market

[New Times] A locally manufactured wooden bicycle is the latest product by the innovative Sina Gerard’s Entreprise Urwibutso which is being showcased at the 20th Kigali International Expo at Gikondo grounds.

[New Times] A locally manufactured wooden bicycle is the latest product by the innovative Sina Gerard's Entreprise Urwibutso which is being showcased at the 20th Kigali International Expo at Gikondo grounds.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Libya Must End Arbitrary Detention of Refugees, Asylum-Seekers, and Migrants

[MSF] New York/Tripoli -Libyan authorities must immediately end the arbitrary detention of refugees, asylum-seekers, and migrants, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today, decrying the dire, unhealthy, and abusive conditions in detention centers.

[MSF] New York/Tripoli -Libyan authorities must immediately end the arbitrary detention of refugees, asylum-seekers, and migrants, the international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) said today, decrying the dire, unhealthy, and abusive conditions in detention centers.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

MSF Scales Up Efforts to Contain Cholera Outbreak in Maiduguri

[MSF] The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is scaling up treatment and prevention to curb the spread of cholera in Maiduguri in Borno State, Nigeria.

[MSF] The international medical humanitarian organization Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is scaling up treatment and prevention to curb the spread of cholera in Maiduguri in Borno State, Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria