Kenyan Authorities Urged to Ensure Free, Fair August Poll

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Human Rights Watch has asked the country’s authorities to ensure a level playing field, free from abuse for voters and candidates during the General Election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Human Rights Watch has asked the country's authorities to ensure a level playing field, free from abuse for voters and candidates during the General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Naguru Hospitals Decries Congestion in Their Maternity Ward

[Monitor] Kampala -Some mothers who deliver from Naguru General Hospital in Nakawa Division, Kampala, are forced to sleep on the floor after delivering because the beds are not enough which exposes them to various infections, doctors have complained.

[Monitor] Kampala -Some mothers who deliver from Naguru General Hospital in Nakawa Division, Kampala, are forced to sleep on the floor after delivering because the beds are not enough which exposes them to various infections, doctors have complained.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

UWA Starts Translocation of Kobs to Kidepo

[Monitor] Nwoya -Uganda Wildlife Authority [UWA] has started translocation of more than 100 kobs from Murchison Falls National Park in Nwoya district to Kidepo Valley National Park in Karamoja region, north east of Uganda.

[Monitor] Nwoya -Uganda Wildlife Authority [UWA] has started translocation of more than 100 kobs from Murchison Falls National Park in Nwoya district to Kidepo Valley National Park in Karamoja region, north east of Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pamzo At Ease Despite Losing Unbeaten Streak

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Posta Rangers will still fight to maintain their chase for the 2017 Kenyan Premier League title despite seeing their unbeaten run broken last weekend, head coach Sammy ‘Pamzo’ Omollo has firmly stated.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Posta Rangers will still fight to maintain their chase for the 2017 Kenyan Premier League title despite seeing their unbeaten run broken last weekend, head coach Sammy 'Pamzo' Omollo has firmly stated.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ghana’s President Akufo-Addo Arrives Friday

[Observer] The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will arrive in the country tomorrow for a two-day state visit, a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said.

[Observer] The President of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will arrive in the country tomorrow for a two-day state visit, a press release from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Senate Directs IGP to Prosecute Killer Herdsmen

[Leadership] Disturbed by incessant cases of killings across the country by suspected herdsmen, the Senate yesterday ordered the Inspector- General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to arrest all armed killers masquerading as herdsmen in neighborhoods, f…

[Leadership] Disturbed by incessant cases of killings across the country by suspected herdsmen, the Senate yesterday ordered the Inspector- General of Police (IGP), Ibrahim Idris, to arrest all armed killers masquerading as herdsmen in neighborhoods, forests and farms in different parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Manufacturers Cry Foul As Tobacco Law Comes Into Full Force

[Monitor] Kampala -Although the Tobacco Control Act, 2015 which among others criminalises smoking of cigarettes in public places came into force in May 2015, it provides a grace period of one year from the time of commencement before the manufacturers …

[Monitor] Kampala -Although the Tobacco Control Act, 2015 which among others criminalises smoking of cigarettes in public places came into force in May 2015, it provides a grace period of one year from the time of commencement before the manufacturers and traders can comply.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

400,000 Nigerian Women Living With Obstetric Fistula

[Vanguard] With over 400,000 Nigerian women living with obstetric fistula, wife of Ebonyi State Governor, Mrs. Rachel Umahi, has urged them to take up the challenge of disseminating information on the debilitating condition.

[Vanguard] With over 400,000 Nigerian women living with obstetric fistula, wife of Ebonyi State Governor, Mrs. Rachel Umahi, has urged them to take up the challenge of disseminating information on the debilitating condition.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria