Board Dismisses Plea to Cancel Tender Award to Supply Ballot Papers

[Nation] The Public Procurement Administrative Review Board has dismissed an application made by a firm to have the Sh2.5 billion tender award to supply ballot papers cancelled.

[Nation] The Public Procurement Administrative Review Board has dismissed an application made by a firm to have the Sh2.5 billion tender award to supply ballot papers cancelled.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

FERWACY Vice President Byemayire Passes On

[New Times] The cycling fraternity is in shock following the sudden death of Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) first Vice President Lambert Byemayire at King Faisal Hospital on Monday morning.

[New Times] The cycling fraternity is in shock following the sudden death of Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) first Vice President Lambert Byemayire at King Faisal Hospital on Monday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

UN’s Action No Way to Honour Kenya’s Role in Sudan’s Peace

[Nation] The dismissal of Lt-Gen Johnson Mogoa Kimani Ondieki as commander of the UN Mission in South Sudan comes off as a knee-jerk reaction that fails to address structural limitations of UN peacekeeping operations.

[Nation] The dismissal of Lt-Gen Johnson Mogoa Kimani Ondieki as commander of the UN Mission in South Sudan comes off as a knee-jerk reaction that fails to address structural limitations of UN peacekeeping operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Question Sports Officials Over Rio Games Scandal

[Nation] Police have questioned Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario and other senior officials in the ministry over the disappearance of Sh88 million meant for Kenyan athletes in the recent Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

[Nation] Police have questioned Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario and other senior officials in the ministry over the disappearance of Sh88 million meant for Kenyan athletes in the recent Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kadoma Model Houses Complete

[The Herald] Construction of 10 model houses in Kadoma to be handed over to First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe at the 100-hectare piece of land she commissioned early this year has been completed.

[The Herald] Construction of 10 model houses in Kadoma to be handed over to First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe at the 100-hectare piece of land she commissioned early this year has been completed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Museveni Pleaded With King Mumbere On Phone Twice to Sort ‘Kasese Mess’

[Monitor] Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni phoned King Charles Wesley Mumbere of the Rwenzururu kingdom on Sunday morning and ordered him to disband the guards, who are believed to be part of a militia allegedly agitating for the creation of an indepe…

[Monitor] Ugandan president Yoweri Museveni phoned King Charles Wesley Mumbere of the Rwenzururu kingdom on Sunday morning and ordered him to disband the guards, who are believed to be part of a militia allegedly agitating for the creation of an independent republic straddling Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former VP Wants Retirement Age Lowered to 45

[Monitor] Former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe has proposed that the retirement age for civil servants be lowered from the current 60 years, to 45 to allow civil servants to create personal investments.

[Monitor] Former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe has proposed that the retirement age for civil servants be lowered from the current 60 years, to 45 to allow civil servants to create personal investments.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Amnesty Slams ‘Shocking’ Uganda Clashes As Toll Hits 62

[Monitor] Kampala -Amnesty International on Monday denounced as “shocking” weekend clashes between security forces and royal guards in Uganda which left 62 dead, saying many victims appeared to have been executed.

[Monitor] Kampala -Amnesty International on Monday denounced as "shocking" weekend clashes between security forces and royal guards in Uganda which left 62 dead, saying many victims appeared to have been executed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda