Minister Warns MDAs Against Padding 2018 Budget

[Premium Times] To check the incidence of ghost workers and rising wage bill, the federal government has warned heads of federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, against padding their personnel budget proposals for the 2018 fiscal period.

[Premium Times] To check the incidence of ghost workers and rising wage bill, the federal government has warned heads of federal Ministries, Departments and Agencies, MDAs, against padding their personnel budget proposals for the 2018 fiscal period.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Artists Search for True Identity

[Vanguard] In a troubled nation like ours, the need for the search for one’s true identity is necessary and that is why a group of young talented artists embark on a never ending journey of self-discovery as they display their distinct and captivating …

[Vanguard] In a troubled nation like ours, the need for the search for one's true identity is necessary and that is why a group of young talented artists embark on a never ending journey of self-discovery as they display their distinct and captivating ensemble of colourful artworks in a group exhibition tagged Identities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Former Prime Minister Summoned By Police Over Unknown Reasons

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government Monday summons former Prime Minister, Mr Edward Lowasa, to appear before the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) over unspecified reasons.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government Monday summons former Prime Minister, Mr Edward Lowasa, to appear before the Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI) over unspecified reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

She Cranes Stay On Course After Malawi Scalp

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda is two wins away from winning the Africa Netball Championship after yesterday’s 66-43 win over Malawi, the highest ranked team at the six team tournament being played at the Lugogo MTN Arena.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda is two wins away from winning the Africa Netball Championship after yesterday's 66-43 win over Malawi, the highest ranked team at the six team tournament being played at the Lugogo MTN Arena.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Reasons Land Conflicts Are Rampant in Uganda

[Monitor] Land is the most important asset in most parts of the world that people can own, including in Uganda. In Buganda, land is the way of life as the kingdom’s cultural aspirations are based on land hence titles like “Ssaabataka” for the Kabaka. C…

[Monitor] Land is the most important asset in most parts of the world that people can own, including in Uganda. In Buganda, land is the way of life as the kingdom's cultural aspirations are based on land hence titles like "Ssaabataka" for the Kabaka. Clan heads and elders in Buganda are known as "Abataka". However, this scenario isn't only prevalent in Buganda. Land is a major asset across the country. It is the biggest means of production since our economy is agriculture-based.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Financial Support Lures Women to Disclose HIV Status

[Monitor] Moroto -Free financial support by UN Women to women living with HIV/Aids in Karamoja sub-region has instilled confidence among the females to openly disclose their HIV status.

[Monitor] Moroto -Free financial support by UN Women to women living with HIV/Aids in Karamoja sub-region has instilled confidence among the females to openly disclose their HIV status.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

2017 Budget – Minister Replies National Assembly

[Leadership] Abuja -The minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has expressed concern over the reaction of the National Assembly to his observations on the 2017 Budget as passed the legislature.

[Leadership] Abuja -The minister of Power, Works and Housing, Mr Babatunde Fashola, has expressed concern over the reaction of the National Assembly to his observations on the 2017 Budget as passed the legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria