Rwandan Artists for Doadoa Festival Next Month

[New Times] While expressing delight about his scheduled performance at this year’s edition, Eric Soul, a renowned DJ and the owner of Afrogroov, a multi-dimensional company dedicated to promoting creative arts, said their appearances meant showcasing …

[New Times] While expressing delight about his scheduled performance at this year's edition, Eric Soul, a renowned DJ and the owner of Afrogroov, a multi-dimensional company dedicated to promoting creative arts, said their appearances meant showcasing the potential of the Rwandan creative industry and to raise more awareness of the local music in particular.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Shs139 Billion Budget for Special Meals, Drinks Irks Activists

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda government will spend more on special meals and drinks in the financial year 2017/18, an expenditure that is higher than the budget for ICT, Tourism, Trade and Industry.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda government will spend more on special meals and drinks in the financial year 2017/18, an expenditure that is higher than the budget for ICT, Tourism, Trade and Industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Igbo Groups Adopt Nnamdi Kanu As Their Leader

[Guardian] Even while in detention, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu still gets recognition as a coalition of Igbo groups, Eastern Consultative Assembly (ECA) has declared him their new leader.

[Guardian] Even while in detention, the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB), Nnamdi Kanu still gets recognition as a coalition of Igbo groups, Eastern Consultative Assembly (ECA) has declared him their new leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

A ‘Pair of Buttocks’ and the Big Silent War Over the Museveni Years

[Monitor] And just like that, at least according to Mr Google, Dr Stella Nyanzi became the most reported and commented-on Africa story in world media of the last 10 days.

[Monitor] And just like that, at least according to Mr Google, Dr Stella Nyanzi became the most reported and commented-on Africa story in world media of the last 10 days.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Opposition Parliament Leader ‘Weak and Frivolous’ in Parliament

[Monitor] Kampala -Democratic Party president Norbert Mao has called the Leader of Opposition (LOP) in Parliament Winnie Kiiza weak at a weekly party news conference in Kampala yesterday. Mr Mao also accused Ms Kiiza of being frivolous on the floor of …

[Monitor] Kampala -Democratic Party president Norbert Mao has called the Leader of Opposition (LOP) in Parliament Winnie Kiiza weak at a weekly party news conference in Kampala yesterday. Mr Mao also accused Ms Kiiza of being frivolous on the floor of Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Don’t Stampede Ugandans On SIM Card Re-Registration

[Monitor] The enforcers of the ongoing re-registration and verification of SIM cards should not stampede the country for their failure in harmonising critical national databases.

[Monitor] The enforcers of the ongoing re-registration and verification of SIM cards should not stampede the country for their failure in harmonising critical national databases.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda