Rebel ODM MPs Refuse to Be Swept Away By Their ‘Kalausi’

[Nation] A section of Orange Democratic Party (ODM) legislators could have lost in the recent party primaries in Nyanza region over their perceived rebellion against the opposition party leadership.

[Nation] A section of Orange Democratic Party (ODM) legislators could have lost in the recent party primaries in Nyanza region over their perceived rebellion against the opposition party leadership.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Safari Players Await U.S. Decision On Ivory Ban

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE Safari Operators’ Association of Zimbabwe (Soaz) is awaiting a decision by the United States over an ivory ban which has crippled its operations and severely reduced its revenue base, businessdigest has learnt.

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE Safari Operators' Association of Zimbabwe (Soaz) is awaiting a decision by the United States over an ivory ban which has crippled its operations and severely reduced its revenue base, businessdigest has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Who Will Be the Next Chibuku Dance Champion?

[Observer] The Chibuku dance competition finally comes to an end this evening at the National theatre gardens. All the regional champions are already in Kampala making final touches to what they are going to offer.

[Observer] The Chibuku dance competition finally comes to an end this evening at the National theatre gardens. All the regional champions are already in Kampala making final touches to what they are going to offer.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sponsors Set Tone for Forthcoming Fort Rally

[Observer] As drivers gear up their preparations for the Uganda Motor Club (UMC)-organised Mountain of the Moon rally set for next weekend, some drivers have received morale-boosting promises from their sponsors.

[Observer] As drivers gear up their preparations for the Uganda Motor Club (UMC)-organised Mountain of the Moon rally set for next weekend, some drivers have received morale-boosting promises from their sponsors.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Agriculture Minister Hard-Pressed to Explain Flour Pricing

[Nation] Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett and Principal Secretary Richard Lesiyampe were on Thursday hard-pressed to explain how they arrived at the subsidised prices for maize flour.

[Nation] Agriculture Cabinet Secretary Willy Bett and Principal Secretary Richard Lesiyampe were on Thursday hard-pressed to explain how they arrived at the subsidised prices for maize flour.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Big Guns Fire At Police Championships

[Nation] Guest runner World Cross Country bronze medallist Lilian Kasait won the 5,000m women’s final as World javelin champion Julius Yego coasted to easy victory at the Kenya Police Service Athletics Championships that ended Thursday at the Nyayo Nat…

[Nation] Guest runner World Cross Country bronze medallist Lilian Kasait won the 5,000m women's final as World javelin champion Julius Yego coasted to easy victory at the Kenya Police Service Athletics Championships that ended Thursday at the Nyayo National Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Pooh-Poohs Air Zimbabwe Europe Ban

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s transport minister has pooh-poohed news that the national carrier has been banned from Europe, arguing that only two planes are affected, it was reported on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's transport minister has pooh-poohed news that the national carrier has been banned from Europe, arguing that only two planes are affected, it was reported on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

High Court Dismisses SIM-Card Registration Application

[Observer] With just a day to the deadline, High court judge, Stephen Musota has dismissed an application seeking to stop Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) from switching off the un-registered sim-cards.

[Observer] With just a day to the deadline, High court judge, Stephen Musota has dismissed an application seeking to stop Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) from switching off the un-registered sim-cards.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Whatsapp Experiences Global Outage Once Again

[New Times] WhatsApp Messenger users across the world are currently facing issues in sending and receiving messages, an incident that started Thursday morning, particularly in Kigali where users have expressed concerns.

[New Times] WhatsApp Messenger users across the world are currently facing issues in sending and receiving messages, an incident that started Thursday morning, particularly in Kigali where users have expressed concerns.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda