Kidepo Doubles Revenue As Investors Target Lodges

[Observer] As one of the most pristine national parks in East Africa, Kidepo national park is finally taking its place among the most attractive tourism sites with new investors looking to offer services to cash in on the financial prospects, writes SA…

[Observer] As one of the most pristine national parks in East Africa, Kidepo national park is finally taking its place among the most attractive tourism sites with new investors looking to offer services to cash in on the financial prospects, writes SADAB KITATTA KAAYA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Won’t Sell National Theatre to Lagos Govt – Lai Mohammed

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has no plans to sell the National Art Theatre to the Lagos State Government, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government has no plans to sell the National Art Theatre to the Lagos State Government, Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Dismisses Besigye Dialogue Reports

[Monitor] The government has denied reports that President Museveni is planning a dialogue with former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye and his Forum for Democratic Change party.

[Monitor] The government has denied reports that President Museveni is planning a dialogue with former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye and his Forum for Democratic Change party.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Grants Crisis – Minister Lied, Says Agency CEO

[GroundUp] Thokozani Magwaza, chief executive officer of the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has applied to the Constitutional Court for permission to file an affidavit countering claims made by Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dla…

[GroundUp] Thokozani Magwaza, chief executive officer of the South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) has applied to the Constitutional Court for permission to file an affidavit countering claims made by Minister of Social Development Bathabile Dlamini last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

West Rand Police See to the Swift Arrest of Seven for Double Murder in Krugersdorp

[SAPS] Parktown, Johannesburg -Seven suspects aged 22 to 26 are expected to appear in the Krugersdorp Magistrate Court on Wednesday, 05 April 2017 on charges of murder, rape, and reckless and negligent driving.

[SAPS] Parktown, Johannesburg -Seven suspects aged 22 to 26 are expected to appear in the Krugersdorp Magistrate Court on Wednesday, 05 April 2017 on charges of murder, rape, and reckless and negligent driving.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stella Nyanzi’s Tongue May Be Acidic, but Her Sanitary Pads Campaign Is Real

[Observer] Suspended Makerere University researcher, Dr Stella Nyanzi, never thought about starting Pads for Girls [Pad4girlsug] campaign until she was summoned to police for interrogation over her Facebook posts that have riled many a government offic…

[Observer] Suspended Makerere University researcher, Dr Stella Nyanzi, never thought about starting Pads for Girls [Pad4girlsug] campaign until she was summoned to police for interrogation over her Facebook posts that have riled many a government official.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Customs Begins Duty-Free Bonded Vehicles Terminal Licence

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it is ready to licence dealers to operate Bonded Vehicle Terminals in Nigeria with operators paying duty for imported vehicles after 28 days at such terminals.

[Daily Trust] The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) said it is ready to licence dealers to operate Bonded Vehicle Terminals in Nigeria with operators paying duty for imported vehicles after 28 days at such terminals.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Army in Crisis

[ICG] Two years on, the Burundi crisis shows little sign of resolution. Political and ethnic polarisation are now tearing apart the integrity of the army, long seen as the primary achievement of the Arusha peace agreement in 2000 which brought an end t…

[ICG] Two years on, the Burundi crisis shows little sign of resolution. Political and ethnic polarisation are now tearing apart the integrity of the army, long seen as the primary achievement of the Arusha peace agreement in 2000 which brought an end to protracted civil conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi