Twelve-Year-Old’s Journey to Recovery From Sexual Abuse

[New Times] It’s about 3pm as I arrive at GS Kicukiro in Kigali; pupils have taken an afternoon break; the skies are reverberating with voices of happy and energetic children. Among the hundreds of school children is a 12-year old Solange Mukamusoni (n…

[New Times] It's about 3pm as I arrive at GS Kicukiro in Kigali; pupils have taken an afternoon break; the skies are reverberating with voices of happy and energetic children. Among the hundreds of school children is a 12-year old Solange Mukamusoni (not real name).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Health Experts Criticise Govt Over Teen Contraceptive Guidelines

[Monitor] Kampala -As Uganda joined the rest of the world to mark the International Day of the girl child on Wednesday, the recent decision by government to halt the release of the guidelines on contraceptives to be used by girls as young as 10 years o…

[Monitor] Kampala -As Uganda joined the rest of the world to mark the International Day of the girl child on Wednesday, the recent decision by government to halt the release of the guidelines on contraceptives to be used by girls as young as 10 years old, has been sharply criticised.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Impose Harsh Penalties On Defiler Teachers

[Monitor] The media on Thursday reported a shocking incident that occurred in Toroma Sub-county in Katakwi District. Pupils of Okokorio Primary School raided their headmaster’s house to rescue their colleague whom they allege the school head was sexual…

[Monitor] The media on Thursday reported a shocking incident that occurred in Toroma Sub-county in Katakwi District. Pupils of Okokorio Primary School raided their headmaster's house to rescue their colleague whom they allege the school head was sexually abusing. Indeed, the reaction of the children is novel.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UTL Signs Deal With Firm in Bid to Provide Faster Internet

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Telecom (UTL) has signed a partnership with the West Indian Ocean Company (WIOCC) to facilitate delivery of more data capacity and faster speeds in Uganda.

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda Telecom (UTL) has signed a partnership with the West Indian Ocean Company (WIOCC) to facilitate delivery of more data capacity and faster speeds in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government to Pay Preschool Teachers

[New Times] The Government will next fiscal year begin paying kindergarten teachers in public schools, the parliamentary Standing Committee on Education, Technology, Culture and Youth heard yesterday.

[New Times] The Government will next fiscal year begin paying kindergarten teachers in public schools, the parliamentary Standing Committee on Education, Technology, Culture and Youth heard yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rain Wreaks Havoc in Lilongwe

[Nyasa Times] Rains accompanied by strong winds on Thursday, caused havoc in the capital Lilongwe where it blew off roofs of different companies in the area.

[Nyasa Times] Rains accompanied by strong winds on Thursday, caused havoc in the capital Lilongwe where it blew off roofs of different companies in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tuff Gangs Reunite After 2014 Fallout

[New Times] 2014 was a turning point for local rap group, Tuff Gangs. It was supposed to be all celebrations for the group members, following one of the members, Jay Polly’s exploits at that year’s Primus Guma Guma Super Star competition.

[New Times] 2014 was a turning point for local rap group, Tuff Gangs. It was supposed to be all celebrations for the group members, following one of the members, Jay Polly's exploits at that year's Primus Guma Guma Super Star competition.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Insurance Companies Raked in Shs628b in 2016 – Regulator

[Monitor] Kampala -Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) has revealed that the insurance industry collected Shs628b in 2016/2017 Financial Year rising from the Shs600b that was collected in 2015/2016.

[Monitor] Kampala -Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) has revealed that the insurance industry collected Shs628b in 2016/2017 Financial Year rising from the Shs600b that was collected in 2015/2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda