I’m Not Trying to Overthrow King – Mother

[Monitor] On November 26 and 27, 2016, government forces raided the Rwenzururu Kingdom administrative offices and King Charles Wesley Mumbere’s Buhikira palace respectively. More than 100 people lost their lives in the process. Mumbere, his then acting…

[Monitor] On November 26 and 27, 2016, government forces raided the Rwenzururu Kingdom administrative offices and King Charles Wesley Mumbere's Buhikira palace respectively. More than 100 people lost their lives in the process. Mumbere, his then acting prime minister and more than 150 suspected royal guards were arrested and now face various charges in court, including treason and terrorism. Mumbere's mother Christine Biira Mukirania now leads efforts to rebuild the kingdom. Sunday Monitor's Thembo

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Appointments in NNPC – Ohanaeze, Afenifere, PANDEF, Senators, Others Kick

[Vanguard] Allegations of ethnic and religious bias in appointments into top management positions in the nation’s cash cow, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, drew the ire of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Yoruba socio-political group, Afenife…

[Vanguard] Allegations of ethnic and religious bias in appointments into top management positions in the nation's cash cow, Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, drew the ire of Ohanaeze Ndigbo, Yoruba socio-political group, Afenifere, the Pan-Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, and other opinion moulders in the South, who described it as a threat to national unity.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Comsip Launches Funeral Scheme in Partnership With Nico

[Nyasa Times] Community Savings Investment Promotion (COMSIP) in partnership with NICO on Friday launched COMSIP Funeral scheme which is designed to cushion members from funeral expense shocks.

[Nyasa Times] Community Savings Investment Promotion (COMSIP) in partnership with NICO on Friday launched COMSIP Funeral scheme which is designed to cushion members from funeral expense shocks.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Panties Expose Cheating Cop

[The Herald] A police officer who assaulted his wife with an electric cable after a dispute over a pair of panties found in his car has been fined $200 by a Chitungwiza Magistrate.

[The Herald] A police officer who assaulted his wife with an electric cable after a dispute over a pair of panties found in his car has been fined $200 by a Chitungwiza Magistrate.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Adeboye Prays God to Perfect Buhari’s Health

[Vanguard] The wife of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Folu Adeboye Friday night led a large crowd at the September Holy Ghost Service to express gratitude to God for bringing back President Muhammadu Buhari h…

[Vanguard] The wife of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Pastor Folu Adeboye Friday night led a large crowd at the September Holy Ghost Service to express gratitude to God for bringing back President Muhammadu Buhari hail and hearty, praying God for perfect recuperation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tobacco Export Earnings Up 13%

[The Herald] Zimbabwe’s tobacco export earnings have risen 13 percent to $380,6 million from $334,8 million, but the average price has since come off marginally.

[The Herald] Zimbabwe's tobacco export earnings have risen 13 percent to $380,6 million from $334,8 million, but the average price has since come off marginally.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Eriya On Mission to Keep Bhundu Boys Legacy Alive

[The Herald] In the yesteryear music juggle, Bhundu Boys became one of the most sought-after musical groups, but could not keep going following the death of its key members including their front man Mhosva Marasha aka Biggie Tembo.

[The Herald] In the yesteryear music juggle, Bhundu Boys became one of the most sought-after musical groups, but could not keep going following the death of its key members including their front man Mhosva Marasha aka Biggie Tembo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mpuma Learner, 9, Who Took His Life Was ‘One of Our Needy Children’ – Principal

[News24Wire] The grandmother of a nine-year-old pupil who took his own life in Nkomazi, Mpumalanga, earlier this week, described her grandson as a happy child.

[News24Wire] The grandmother of a nine-year-old pupil who took his own life in Nkomazi, Mpumalanga, earlier this week, described her grandson as a happy child.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa