Bakri Affirms State Keenness to Support Exports

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice – President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, has reiterated the state support and encouragement to the Sudanese exports. This came when he received Wednesday at the Republican Palace the executive director of…

[SNA] Khartoum -The First Vice - President of the Republic, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, has reiterated the state support and encouragement to the Sudanese exports. This came when he received Wednesday at the Republican Palace the executive director of the Chamber of Exports, Mohamed Ahmed Zurich, and Chairman of the livestock Exporters Chamber, Mahdi Al-Rehaima.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Colonel Remanded Over Rebel Plans

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior officer of the Uganda People’s Defence Forces (UPDF) has been remanded to Makindye Military prison for allegedly recruiting soldiers into rebel activities and disclosing secret information to unauthorised people.

[Monitor] Kampala -A senior officer of the Uganda People's Defence Forces (UPDF) has been remanded to Makindye Military prison for allegedly recruiting soldiers into rebel activities and disclosing secret information to unauthorised people.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenyan Police Find Arms Cache in Garissa Town

[Shabelle] Police in Garissa on Monday night found a cache of weapons buried outside a residence in Bula Sagare. The weapons include an AK-47, 210 rounds of ammunition, IEDs, a hand grenade, a suicide bomb vest fully loaded with switches and a mobile p…

[Shabelle] Police in Garissa on Monday night found a cache of weapons buried outside a residence in Bula Sagare. The weapons include an AK-47, 210 rounds of ammunition, IEDs, a hand grenade, a suicide bomb vest fully loaded with switches and a mobile phone.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

4,000 Mpigi Farmers Turn to Improved Technology to Save Environment

[Monitor] Mpigi -More than 4,000 framers in Mpigi district have resorted to use of technology in a bid to alleviate the dangers of air pollution and the general environmental degradation.

[Monitor] Mpigi -More than 4,000 framers in Mpigi district have resorted to use of technology in a bid to alleviate the dangers of air pollution and the general environmental degradation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Director of Public Prosecutions Cleared of Contempt of Court Charges

[Independent (Kampala)] The Constitutional Court on Wednesday dismissed with costs a petition filed against the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) by nine people being tried in the case of the slain Muslic clerics before the International Crimes Div…

[Independent (Kampala)] The Constitutional Court on Wednesday dismissed with costs a petition filed against the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) by nine people being tried in the case of the slain Muslic clerics before the International Crimes Division Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Displeased With Future In-Laws After Scuffle

[This Day] The planned high profile marriage between Zahra Buhari, the attractive and outgoing daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, and Ahmed Indimi, the son of an oil magnate from Borno State, Mohammed Indimi, may have been deferred following the p…

[This Day] The planned high profile marriage between Zahra Buhari, the attractive and outgoing daughter of President Muhammadu Buhari, and Ahmed Indimi, the son of an oil magnate from Borno State, Mohammed Indimi, may have been deferred following the physical altercation that trailed the delivery of several stacked dowry boxes valued at N44 million (using the official exchange rate) to the first family.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

VP Boakai Launches HIV/Aids Testing Campaign

[Observer] Vice President Joseph Boakai recently launched the “know your status campaign” in collaboration with the National AIDS Commission. The exercise is part of efforts to decrease the prevalence of people living with HIV/AIDS.

[Observer] Vice President Joseph Boakai recently launched the "know your status campaign" in collaboration with the National AIDS Commission. The exercise is part of efforts to decrease the prevalence of people living with HIV/AIDS.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

House Approves U.S.$10 Million Loan for Urban Water Supply

[Observer] Members of the 53rd House of Representatives have ratified a US$10 million financial agreement which was signed between Liberia and the International Development Association to increase access to pipe borne water supply services to 12 commun…

[Observer] Members of the 53rd House of Representatives have ratified a US$10 million financial agreement which was signed between Liberia and the International Development Association to increase access to pipe borne water supply services to 12 communities in Monrovia and its environs.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Kananura Called Me On Day of Murder – Witness

[Monitor] Kampala -A police officer yesterday told court that city businessman Andrew Kananura alias Desh called him to arrest one of the workers who had allegedly been stealing his money.

[Monitor] Kampala -A police officer yesterday told court that city businessman Andrew Kananura alias Desh called him to arrest one of the workers who had allegedly been stealing his money.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda