One Girl’s Transformation Through Vocational Training

[New Times] In 2007, she dropped out of school due to circumstances beyond her control. Her dream was shattered at a young age but Immaculate Nikuze did not resign to fate. With the future looking uncertain, the 13-year-old at the time did not give up….

[New Times] In 2007, she dropped out of school due to circumstances beyond her control. Her dream was shattered at a young age but Immaculate Nikuze did not resign to fate. With the future looking uncertain, the 13-year-old at the time did not give up. Fast forward 2016, Nikuze is now a 23-year-old but with a story that is laced with hope and inspiration.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Happily Married: Steve G, 27, and His 45-Year-Old Wife

The marriage of gospel singer Steve G, 27, and his 45-year-old sweetheart that has taken social media by storm is flourishing with love. Here, they smile away to their union.
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The marriage of gospel singer Steve G, 27, and his 45-year-old sweetheart that has taken social media by storm is flourishing with love. Here, they smile away to their union. The post Happily Married: Steve G, 27, and His 45-Year-Old Wife appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Govt Ready to Parcel Out Iron Ore Concessions

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is prepared to parcel out some iron ore concessions to investors willing to set up mines and smelters, Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa said.It is estimated that Zimbabwe has 30 billion tonnes of iron ore r…

[The Herald] GOVERNMENT is prepared to parcel out some iron ore concessions to investors willing to set up mines and smelters, Mines and Mining Development Minister Walter Chidhakwa said.It is estimated that Zimbabwe has 30 billion tonnes of iron ore reserves, with the bulk of the concessions held by the Government through Buchwa Iron Mining Company.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Presidential Guards, Entebbe Residents Feud Over Public Roads, Green Spaces

[Monitor] To people raised in Entebbe and visitors, Muzinga Square is an important attraction. Muzinga, historians say, is a Krupp canon captured from the Germans during the First World War.

[Monitor] To people raised in Entebbe and visitors, Muzinga Square is an important attraction. Muzinga, historians say, is a Krupp canon captured from the Germans during the First World War.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

King Mumbere to Have Private Cook, Keep Fridge in Prison

[Monitor] Jinja -Rwenzururu King Charles Mumbere, who has been in incarceration for two weeks, arrived last night at Luzira Maximum Security Prison in Kampala not exactly in the trappings of a royal, but certainly more privileged than others on remand.

[Monitor] Jinja -Rwenzururu King Charles Mumbere, who has been in incarceration for two weeks, arrived last night at Luzira Maximum Security Prison in Kampala not exactly in the trappings of a royal, but certainly more privileged than others on remand.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

250Taxi Urges Cab Drivers, Riders to Embrace Service

[New Times] Users of public transport service, 250Taxi, have hailed the technology ushered in by the service but decry low subscription rate despite efficiency in service delivery.

[New Times] Users of public transport service, 250Taxi, have hailed the technology ushered in by the service but decry low subscription rate despite efficiency in service delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwenzururu Royal Guards Also Face Treason Charges

[Independent (Kampala)] Rwenzururu royal guards have been arraigned before Jinja Magistrates court to answer treason charges alongside their king Charles Wesely Mumbere. The 151 male and female guards, and the king were in court today.

[Independent (Kampala)] Rwenzururu royal guards have been arraigned before Jinja Magistrates court to answer treason charges alongside their king Charles Wesely Mumbere. The 151 male and female guards, and the king were in court today.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

66% Rural Poor Living in Bad Conditions

[Monitor] Kampala -A survey designed to find out how people are surviving since this year’s general election has revealed that living conditions of the rural poor are getting worse.

[Monitor] Kampala -A survey designed to find out how people are surviving since this year's general election has revealed that living conditions of the rural poor are getting worse.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs Disagree Over Conjugal Rights for Convicts

[Monitor] Members of Parliament on the Committee of Human Rights have disagreed over a proposal to grant conjugal rights to convicts with some legislators arguing that giving inmates such a privilege would be an “exaggeration of fundamental freedoms”.

[Monitor] Members of Parliament on the Committee of Human Rights have disagreed over a proposal to grant conjugal rights to convicts with some legislators arguing that giving inmates such a privilege would be an "exaggeration of fundamental freedoms".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Arrest Beach Manager Over Killing Worker

[Monitor] Kalangala -Police in Kalangala District are holding a beach management unit (BMU) chairperson at Kibanga Landing Site for allegedly lynching his employee suspected to have stolen fuel.

[Monitor] Kalangala -Police in Kalangala District are holding a beach management unit (BMU) chairperson at Kibanga Landing Site for allegedly lynching his employee suspected to have stolen fuel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda