Social Media Posts From U.S. Blamed for Stoking Violence

[IPS] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -In Ethiopia social media is a double-edged sword: capable of filling a sore need for more information but also of pushing the country toward even greater calamity.

[IPS] Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -In Ethiopia social media is a double-edged sword: capable of filling a sore need for more information but also of pushing the country toward even greater calamity.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Water Prices Increase As Dry Spell Hits Rakai, Kyotera

[Monitor] Rakai/Kyotera -Prices for water in the two districts of Rakai and Kyotera have shot up in the past couple of months due to a long dry spell experienced by the two districts.

[Monitor] Rakai/Kyotera -Prices for water in the two districts of Rakai and Kyotera have shot up in the past couple of months due to a long dry spell experienced by the two districts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Vows to Step Up Fight Against Youth Unemployment

[Deutsche Welle] President Nana Akufo-Addo has promised to create thousands of jobs. But it’s a daunting challenge and many young people remain skeptical over the government’s ability to deliver.

[Deutsche Welle] President Nana Akufo-Addo has promised to create thousands of jobs. But it's a daunting challenge and many young people remain skeptical over the government's ability to deliver.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Kenya Is Not Uganda, but Here Is Why They Are Identical

[Monitor] Kenya has taken a 180-degree turn from a beacon of democratic hope for much of East Africa to being just one of the rest with fears that the region’s economic powerhouse is on the brink of plunging back to the “dark Moi era” or even worse.

[Monitor] Kenya has taken a 180-degree turn from a beacon of democratic hope for much of East Africa to being just one of the rest with fears that the region's economic powerhouse is on the brink of plunging back to the "dark Moi era" or even worse.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruthless KCB Take Firm Control of Kenya Cup Lead

[Nation] Champions Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) and Homeboyz upheld their winning forms on Saturday to stay at the top of Kenya Cup league tanle as Kabras Sugar rediscovered their touch on a weekend that witnessed two upsets.

[Nation] Champions Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) and Homeboyz upheld their winning forms on Saturday to stay at the top of Kenya Cup league tanle as Kabras Sugar rediscovered their touch on a weekend that witnessed two upsets.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Lyantonde Mayor, RDC Lock Horns Over Police Operations

[Monitor] Lyantonde -A simmering disagreement between the Lyantonde Town Council chairperson, Mr Mustapha Kalule, and the Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner (RDC), Mr Sulaiman Tugulagara Matojo has taken a new twist with the latter threatening an…

[Monitor] Lyantonde -A simmering disagreement between the Lyantonde Town Council chairperson, Mr Mustapha Kalule, and the Lyantonde Resident District Commissioner (RDC), Mr Sulaiman Tugulagara Matojo has taken a new twist with the latter threatening an arrest.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Gen Saleh Dares Nema On Sand Mining in L. Victoria

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni’s younger brother, Gen Caleb Akandwanaho alias Salim Saleh, has vowed to continue advocating for the disputed sand mining in Lake Victoria until he is forced to back down.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni's younger brother, Gen Caleb Akandwanaho alias Salim Saleh, has vowed to continue advocating for the disputed sand mining in Lake Victoria until he is forced to back down.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda