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

Chevrons Let Down By Poor Batting

[The Herald] Mehluli Sibanda -ZIMBABWE headed into Sunday’s triangular One Day International cricket series final at Queens Sports Club hoping to settle scores with Sri Lanka but the hosts came short against a team that has perfected the art of beating…

[The Herald] Mehluli Sibanda -ZIMBABWE headed into Sunday's triangular One Day International cricket series final at Queens Sports Club hoping to settle scores with Sri Lanka but the hosts came short against a team that has perfected the art of beating them.The Asians triumphed by six wickets with 75 balls to spare.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Mugabe Off to Cuba for Fidel Castro’s Burial

[The Herald] President Mugabe left the country yesterday for Havana, Cuba, to attend the burial of that country’s founding President Fidel Castro Ruz who died last Friday at the age of 90.

[The Herald] President Mugabe left the country yesterday for Havana, Cuba, to attend the burial of that country's founding President Fidel Castro Ruz who died last Friday at the age of 90.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kenosi to Take On World Stage

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Miss Botswana beauty queen, Thata Kenosi is in the United States of America (USA) to represent the country in the prestigious Miss World pageant billed for December 18.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Miss Botswana beauty queen, Thata Kenosi is in the United States of America (USA) to represent the country in the prestigious Miss World pageant billed for December 18.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Sithole Forced to Sit Out Season-Ending Masters

[Sascoc] Wheelchair Tennis South Africa has announced that two-time Grand Slam Champion Lucas Sithole has withdrawn from the season-ending NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters in London, Great Britain.

[Sascoc] Wheelchair Tennis South Africa has announced that two-time Grand Slam Champion Lucas Sithole has withdrawn from the season-ending NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters in London, Great Britain.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa