Whistleblower – Inspectorate of Government Killed My Complaint

[Observer] In a classic case of the hunter becoming the hunted, the Inspectorate of Government (IG) is in the spotlight, accused of bungling up a corruption investigation.

[Observer] In a classic case of the hunter becoming the hunted, the Inspectorate of Government (IG) is in the spotlight, accused of bungling up a corruption investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Coligny Murder-Accused Farmers Granted Bail

[News24Wire] The Coligny Magistrate’s Court has granted bail to the two farmers accused of killing a teenager, allegedly sparking violent protests in the area.”There is no link between the said witness evidence [of the alleged crime] and the two accuse…

[News24Wire] The Coligny Magistrate's Court has granted bail to the two farmers accused of killing a teenager, allegedly sparking violent protests in the area."There is no link between the said witness evidence [of the alleged crime] and the two accused persons at this stage," Magistrate Magaola Foso said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

China Pleads for Its Traders After Protests

[Observer] Following the recent protests against the involvement of Chinese nationals in petty trade, Zheng Zhuqiang, the Chinese ambassador to Uganda, is calling for an amicable resolution of the impasse.

[Observer] Following the recent protests against the involvement of Chinese nationals in petty trade, Zheng Zhuqiang, the Chinese ambassador to Uganda, is calling for an amicable resolution of the impasse.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nisa Officer Hurt in Car Bomb Explosion

[Shabelle] An Intelligence officer has been wounded after a bomb planted in his car exploded on Maka Al-Mukarama road in Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday night, Police and Witness said.

[Shabelle] An Intelligence officer has been wounded after a bomb planted in his car exploded on Maka Al-Mukarama road in Somali capital Mogadishu on Sunday night, Police and Witness said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Privacy of 82 Chibok Girls Released Should Be a Priority

[AI London] In response to the announcement by Nigerian government that secured the release of 82 Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram, Osai Ojigho, Amnesty International’s Nigeria Director said:

[AI London] In response to the announcement by Nigerian government that secured the release of 82 Chibok girls abducted by Boko Haram, Osai Ojigho, Amnesty International's Nigeria Director said:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Firm Seeks Ways to Boost National Railways’ Capacity

[The Herald] THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries is looking at ways of mobilizing funding from its members to help the National Railways of Zimbabwe repair its wagons to boost capacity to transport bulk cargo for industry at affordable cost.

[The Herald] THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries is looking at ways of mobilizing funding from its members to help the National Railways of Zimbabwe repair its wagons to boost capacity to transport bulk cargo for industry at affordable cost.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Eastleigh – Kenya’s Global Somali Hub

[East African] For years, rural development dominated developing world economic discourse. Most of Africa’s population resided in the countryside and the agrarian economy was central to most economic activity. So the untapped potential of rural areas w…

[East African] For years, rural development dominated developing world economic discourse. Most of Africa's population resided in the countryside and the agrarian economy was central to most economic activity. So the untapped potential of rural areas was central to most political and developmental narratives.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

ANC’s ‘Hour of Destiny’ Is Coming – Deputy President

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has begun openly campaigning at the ANC branch level, saying that party branches must elect leaders who will work for the people, not for their “own houses”.

[News24Wire] Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa has begun openly campaigning at the ANC branch level, saying that party branches must elect leaders who will work for the people, not for their "own houses".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mapanda Recounts Three-Second Goal

[Zimbabwe Standard] Football fans affectionately christened him “Gwinyaz” or “Gentle Giant” because of his built. But he was far from gentle in front of goal.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Football fans affectionately christened him "Gwinyaz" or "Gentle Giant" because of his built. But he was far from gentle in front of goal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe