Court Battle Reveals HF’s Sh4bn Hidden Bad Loans

[Nation] Former Housing Finance Company (HFC) director Kevin Isika’s wrongful termination suit has blown the lid off the bank’s inner dealings, including alleged cooking of books and illicit insider lending.

[Nation] Former Housing Finance Company (HFC) director Kevin Isika's wrongful termination suit has blown the lid off the bank's inner dealings, including alleged cooking of books and illicit insider lending.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Law Students’ Society and Makerere Students On Varsity Closure

[Monitor] On Wednesday, November 22, I was delighted to sign the certificates of appreciation to officers of the Uganda Law Students Society as a patron of the society.

[Monitor] On Wednesday, November 22, I was delighted to sign the certificates of appreciation to officers of the Uganda Law Students Society as a patron of the society.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Containers of Football Equipment Held in Port for a Year

[AIM] Maputo -Eight containers full of synthetic turf, goalposts and other football material have been held in Maputo port for the past year because the Mozambican Football Federation (FMF) has failed to pay the required customs duties, reports the ind…

[AIM] Maputo -Eight containers full of synthetic turf, goalposts and other football material have been held in Maputo port for the past year because the Mozambican Football Federation (FMF) has failed to pay the required customs duties, reports the independent television station STV.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Motherhood in Childhood – the Bane of Poor Families

[Nation] Maria Kombo was just trying to understand how her body was growing breasts or that she would get menstruation. But now, at 13, she is five months pregnant and the new body changes are beyond what she thought she would be up to in her early teens.

[Nation] Maria Kombo was just trying to understand how her body was growing breasts or that she would get menstruation. But now, at 13, she is five months pregnant and the new body changes are beyond what she thought she would be up to in her early teens.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Maputo-Katembe Bridge 70 Per Cent Complete

[AIM] Maputo -The suspension bridge over the bay of Maputo, linking the centre of the city to the outlying municipal district of Katembe is now 70 per cent complete, according to Mozambique’s Minister of Public Works, Carlos Bonete.

[AIM] Maputo -The suspension bridge over the bay of Maputo, linking the centre of the city to the outlying municipal district of Katembe is now 70 per cent complete, according to Mozambique's Minister of Public Works, Carlos Bonete.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Ex-LRA Abductees Deny Involvement in Crime

[Monitor] Gulu -Former Lord Resistance Army (LRA) abductees and combatants under their umbrella association Ex-LRA Abductees and Survivors, have denied claims by leaders in Gulu District that they are linked to the current insecurity in the district.

[Monitor] Gulu -Former Lord Resistance Army (LRA) abductees and combatants under their umbrella association Ex-LRA Abductees and Survivors, have denied claims by leaders in Gulu District that they are linked to the current insecurity in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

CS and Size of Babies – Is the Procedure Affecting Evolution?

[Nation] Caesarean section, also known as C-section, deliveries have been found to not only save lives of mothers when babies are too large to be born naturally–or if there are other health complications–but they also appear to be affecting how human…

[Nation] Caesarean section, also known as C-section, deliveries have been found to not only save lives of mothers when babies are too large to be born naturally--or if there are other health complications--but they also appear to be affecting how humans are evolving, say scientists.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parliament Delays Debate On Loans Over ‘Rot in Roads Sector’

[Monitor] As the curtains close down on the first calendar year of the 10th Parliament, a marking guide on the formative stages of the House would give good grades to the Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (Cosase) ov…

[Monitor] As the curtains close down on the first calendar year of the 10th Parliament, a marking guide on the formative stages of the House would give good grades to the Committee on Commissions, Statutory Authorities and State Enterprises (Cosase) over its crackdown on thieving agencies.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

A Kilogramme of Sugar Hits Shs5,000

[Monitor] The price of a kilogramme of sugar has hit Shs5,000, making it hard for the ordinary people to consume it at the time when the economy is suffering low activity.

[Monitor] The price of a kilogramme of sugar has hit Shs5,000, making it hard for the ordinary people to consume it at the time when the economy is suffering low activity.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda