African Court’s Landmark Ruling Gives Hope to Rural People Across the Continent

[The Conversation Africa] The still new African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights has issued a landmark judgement for marginalised communities across Africa. It ruled that the Kenyan government violated the rights of the Mau Ogiek people by evicting t…

[The Conversation Africa] The still new African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights has issued a landmark judgement for marginalised communities across Africa. It ruled that the Kenyan government violated the rights of the Mau Ogiek people by evicting them from their ancestral land in the Mau Forest complex.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Uganda Has a Huge Potential for Investment – Museveni

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has told a visiting French Entrepreneurs’ delegation that Uganda has a huge potential for investment opportunities in such areas as air-conditioning for agricultural products at the airport, refuge ration…

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni has told a visiting French Entrepreneurs' delegation that Uganda has a huge potential for investment opportunities in such areas as air-conditioning for agricultural products at the airport, refuge ration trucks, factories that need cold rooms, especially for agro-processing, cable cars and solar powered pumps, among others.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uganda, China Sign MOU On Starting Three Development Projects

[Uganda Media Centre] Uganda and China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for 3 proposed investment projects namely the construction of the East African-China Manufacturing, Trade and Exhibition Centre in Kampala, an abattoir in South West…

[Uganda Media Centre] Uganda and China have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for 3 proposed investment projects namely the construction of the East African-China Manufacturing, Trade and Exhibition Centre in Kampala, an abattoir in South Western Uganda and Kampala Metropolitan Rapid Bus Transport.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Kagame Visits Zambia

[New Times] President Paul Kagame arrived in Lusaka, Zambia Monday morning for a two-day visit on the invitation of his counterpart, President Edgar Lungu.

[New Times] President Paul Kagame arrived in Lusaka, Zambia Monday morning for a two-day visit on the invitation of his counterpart, President Edgar Lungu.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Doctor Hurls Insults At Nurses

[The Herald] A clinical director at Chitungwiza Hospital, Patrick Dhliwayo, appeared at the Chitungwiza Magistrates’ Court yesterday for allegedly insulting and manhandling two nurses at Zengeza Clinic.The nurses were attending to his sick mother. Dhli…

[The Herald] A clinical director at Chitungwiza Hospital, Patrick Dhliwayo, appeared at the Chitungwiza Magistrates' Court yesterday for allegedly insulting and manhandling two nurses at Zengeza Clinic.The nurses were attending to his sick mother. Dhliwayo (45) appeared before Chitungwiza resident magistrate Mr Francis Mapfumo facing charges of criminal insult and assault.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Walter Menya Lured By ‘News Source’ Into Police Bribe Trap

[Nation] The dramatic arrest of Nation reporter Walter Menya in a hospital compound on Sunday was the climax of what appears to be an elaborate set up by a mysterious man who had a few days earlier introduced himself as a news source.

[Nation] The dramatic arrest of Nation reporter Walter Menya in a hospital compound on Sunday was the climax of what appears to be an elaborate set up by a mysterious man who had a few days earlier introduced himself as a news source.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

More Than 120 Migrants Missing, Feared Drowned, Off Libyan Coast

[Deutsche Welle] According to survivors, the migrants were stranded at sea after traffickers stole their boat’s motor. If confirmed, the deaths will bring the number of migrants killed in the Mediterranean to nearly 2,000 this year.

[Deutsche Welle] According to survivors, the migrants were stranded at sea after traffickers stole their boat's motor. If confirmed, the deaths will bring the number of migrants killed in the Mediterranean to nearly 2,000 this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya