Cleric Given 3 Days to Surrender to Dar Police

[Citizen] Dar Es Salam -The police have given secretary of the Council of Islamic Organisations in Tanzania Sheikh Issa Ponda three days to surrender himself for allegedly uttering seditious and abusive language.

[Citizen] Dar Es Salam -The police have given secretary of the Council of Islamic Organisations in Tanzania Sheikh Issa Ponda three days to surrender himself for allegedly uttering seditious and abusive language.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Afrigo Band to Grace Uganda Festival in Washington DC

[Monitor] While the recently concluded Uganda Festival in Las Vegas is still fresh in all minds of revelers and guests from Diaspora, thanks to electrifying performances from a host of musicians, another festival is already in the offing just months away.

[Monitor] While the recently concluded Uganda Festival in Las Vegas is still fresh in all minds of revelers and guests from Diaspora, thanks to electrifying performances from a host of musicians, another festival is already in the offing just months away.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tortured Murder Suspects to Be Given U.S.$22,000 Each

[Monitor] The High Court in Kampala has ordered that each of the 23 suspects in the murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi be compensated with Shs80 million for violation of their rights.

[Monitor] The High Court in Kampala has ordered that each of the 23 suspects in the murder of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi be compensated with Shs80 million for violation of their rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Provincial Minister Lost for Words Over Alleged Sex Assaults on 54 Pupils

[News24Wire] An emotional Panyaza Lesufi, Gauteng education MEC, on Wednesday struggled to articulate his regret over the alleged sexual assault of 54 pupils by a Soweto scholar patroller.

[News24Wire] An emotional Panyaza Lesufi, Gauteng education MEC, on Wednesday struggled to articulate his regret over the alleged sexual assault of 54 pupils by a Soweto scholar patroller.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Over U.S.$8,3 Mllion Recovered After Tips From Whistle Blowers’

[Premium Times] The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Ibrahim Magu, says more than N30 billion looted funds have been recovered since the commencement of the whistle blowing policy.

[Premium Times] The Acting Chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC Ibrahim Magu, says more than N30 billion looted funds have been recovered since the commencement of the whistle blowing policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Monkeypox Results Due Today – Official

[Premium Times] Results of laboratory tests to confirm or refute the outbreak of monkeypox in Nigeria will be out on Friday, the national coordinator, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, has disclosed.

[Premium Times] Results of laboratory tests to confirm or refute the outbreak of monkeypox in Nigeria will be out on Friday, the national coordinator, Nigeria Centre for Disease Control, NCDC, Chikwe Ihekweazu, has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

US Regrets Opposition Leader Odinga’s Move to Exit Poll

[Nation] A State Department official said on Thursday that the United States respects but regrets Nasa leader Raila Odinga’s announced intention to withdraw from the scheduled October 26 presidential election.

[Nation] A State Department official said on Thursday that the United States respects but regrets Nasa leader Raila Odinga's announced intention to withdraw from the scheduled October 26 presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya