Police Arrest Mother for Burning Son’s Hands

[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Police has arrested Margret Gama, 26 years old, for burning both hands of her own 10 year old son (name withheld) after their neighbor reported that he stole groundnuts at their house.

[Nyasa Times] Blantyre Police has arrested Margret Gama, 26 years old, for burning both hands of her own 10 year old son (name withheld) after their neighbor reported that he stole groundnuts at their house.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Budgets – Planning With Mixed-Up Targets

[Leadership] In this report, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH takes a cursory look at Nigeria’s budgeting history and argues that the yearly allocations of 70% for recurrent and 30% capital retards development and encourages stealing.

[Leadership] In this report, AHURAKA YUSUF ISAH takes a cursory look at Nigeria's budgeting history and argues that the yearly allocations of 70% for recurrent and 30% capital retards development and encourages stealing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Angry Commissioner Curses Bribe-Taking Police Officers, Orders Them Out of Lagos

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, on Tuesday warned Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers (DPOs) in the state police command to shun bribery or leave the state.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State Police Commissioner, Fatai Owoseni, on Tuesday warned Area Commanders and Divisional Police Officers (DPOs) in the state police command to shun bribery or leave the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt to Intervene in Exxon Mobil, Oil Workers’ Crisis

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government would help resolve a labour dispute between Exxon Mobil Corporation and unions in the oil-rich Niger Delta region, a minister has said.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian government would help resolve a labour dispute between Exxon Mobil Corporation and unions in the oil-rich Niger Delta region, a minister has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nostalgia As Asians Expelled by Idi Amin Return

[Monitor] Kampala -Gita Kotecha Watts was only six years old when her parents hurriedly prepared her for exile. She looked on as her father and mother panicked to find their way out of Uganda; the desperate, endless phone calls and the pressure that da…

[Monitor] Kampala -Gita Kotecha Watts was only six years old when her parents hurriedly prepared her for exile. She looked on as her father and mother panicked to find their way out of Uganda; the desperate, endless phone calls and the pressure that dappled on their faces.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kampala City Promises Fair Hearing to City Landlords

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) valuation court has promised to look into the pending complaints raised by city landlords over high Property Tax and forward recommendations to the technical wing for approval.

[Monitor] Kampala -Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) valuation court has promised to look into the pending complaints raised by city landlords over high Property Tax and forward recommendations to the technical wing for approval.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Wanderers to Introduce Players Monthly Awards

[Nyasa Times] After successfully holding end of the year players awards for the first time last season through its supporters committee, Mighty Be Forward Wanderers have revealed plans to introduce monthly players awards.

[Nyasa Times] After successfully holding end of the year players awards for the first time last season through its supporters committee, Mighty Be Forward Wanderers have revealed plans to introduce monthly players awards.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Man to Face 30 Counts of Sodomy

[Nation] A 45-year-old suspected paedophile accused of sodomising 18 school boys in Nakuru will now face thirty counts of crimes relating to sexual offences after a court allowed amendments to the charge sheet.

[Nation] A 45-year-old suspected paedophile accused of sodomising 18 school boys in Nakuru will now face thirty counts of crimes relating to sexual offences after a court allowed amendments to the charge sheet.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya