Democratic Party to Honour Guerrilla Leader Kayiira

[Monitor] Kampala -The Democratic Party (DP), Uganda’s oldest political organisation has announced that it will hold a memorial mass for late Mr Andrew Rutaakome Kayiira after 30 years of his murder.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Democratic Party (DP), Uganda's oldest political organisation has announced that it will hold a memorial mass for late Mr Andrew Rutaakome Kayiira after 30 years of his murder.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Think Again – the ICC Can Bring South Africa Back Into the Fold

[ISS] Courtroom 2D of the North Gauteng High Court may be 13 000 kilometres away from The Hague, but the judgment handed down there this week could well determine the future of the International Criminal Court (ICC).

[ISS] Courtroom 2D of the North Gauteng High Court may be 13 000 kilometres away from The Hague, but the judgment handed down there this week could well determine the future of the International Criminal Court (ICC).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Raven Klaasen Bags Fourth ATP World Tour Doubles Title

[Sascoc] Led by Raven Klaasen, South African tennis players have made their mark on the global circuit with a tournament win, semi-final berth and doubles final on the ATP World Tour, ATP Challenger and ITF Futures scene last week.

[Sascoc] Led by Raven Klaasen, South African tennis players have made their mark on the global circuit with a tournament win, semi-final berth and doubles final on the ATP World Tour, ATP Challenger and ITF Futures scene last week.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Plantation Firm Financed By UK Aid Accused of Breaking Promise to Help Workers

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Vancouver -Palm oil company majority-owned by British government found to be paying workers below minimum wage and providing abysmal housing

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Vancouver -Palm oil company majority-owned by British government found to be paying workers below minimum wage and providing abysmal housing

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Kadaga Tells EALA MPs to Put Uganda’s Interests Ahead of Party’s

[Monitor] Kampala -The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has told Uganda’s news representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) to put Uganda’s interests ahead of party interest.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga has told Uganda's news representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) to put Uganda's interests ahead of party interest.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Civil War in the Nigerian Health Sector

[This is Africa] Things are falling apart in Nigeria’s health sector. There is a worsening rash of altercations between resident doctors, the single largest body of doctors in tertiary hospitals, and the government. With their welfare and that of their…

[This is Africa] Things are falling apart in Nigeria's health sector. There is a worsening rash of altercations between resident doctors, the single largest body of doctors in tertiary hospitals, and the government. With their welfare and that of their patients at risk, Nigerian doctors are being pushed to the wall and it appears that their options are fight or flight.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Government Defends Gen Tumukunde’s Ministerial Appointment

[Monitor] Kampala -The government through the Attorney General (AG) has defended the appointment of Lt Gen. Henry Tumukunde as security minister in last year’s ministerial appointment by President Museveni.

[Monitor] Kampala -The government through the Attorney General (AG) has defended the appointment of Lt Gen. Henry Tumukunde as security minister in last year's ministerial appointment by President Museveni.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister Under Fire For ‘Introducing’ Islam in Education Curriculum

[New Zimbabwe] PRIMARY and Secondary Education Minister Lazarus Dokora said Monday that he deliberately introduced Islam in the new education curriculum because “it had always been in the content” since 1980.

[New Zimbabwe] PRIMARY and Secondary Education Minister Lazarus Dokora said Monday that he deliberately introduced Islam in the new education curriculum because "it had always been in the content" since 1980.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Opposition Grumble As NRM Sweeps EALA Polls

[Monitor] Parliament -The National Resistance Movement party yesterday took full advantage of its numerical strength and swept six of Uganda’s nine slots in the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala).

[Monitor] Parliament -The National Resistance Movement party yesterday took full advantage of its numerical strength and swept six of Uganda's nine slots in the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt to Build Houses For San People?

[Namibian] OHANGWENA governor Usko Nghaamwa yesterday said he will ask government to build houses for the San people living in deplorable conditions at Omundaungilo, approximately 60km north-east of Eenhana, in the Ohangwena region.

[Namibian] OHANGWENA governor Usko Nghaamwa yesterday said he will ask government to build houses for the San people living in deplorable conditions at Omundaungilo, approximately 60km north-east of Eenhana, in the Ohangwena region.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia