Police Arrest Suspected Suicide Bomber

[Monitor] Busia -Police in Busia District have arrested a suspected suicide bomber linked to the Somali militant group, al-Shabaab who bombed Kampala in 2010 and killed nearly 80 people.

[Monitor] Busia -Police in Busia District have arrested a suspected suicide bomber linked to the Somali militant group, al-Shabaab who bombed Kampala in 2010 and killed nearly 80 people.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Kanyamunyus Spend Their First Night in Jail On Murder Charges

[Monitor] Kampala -They arrived at Nakawa Magistrate’s Court at intervals of roughly 15 minutes, chauffeured in police pick-ups with armed guards on the back of the trucks.

[Monitor] Kampala -They arrived at Nakawa Magistrate's Court at intervals of roughly 15 minutes, chauffeured in police pick-ups with armed guards on the back of the trucks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Probe Team Pleads With President to Re-Open Makerere

[Monitor] Kampala -The Makerere University Visitation Committee has pleaded with President Museveni to re-open the institution he closed almost three weeks ago to allow them conduct a more effective probe.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Makerere University Visitation Committee has pleaded with President Museveni to re-open the institution he closed almost three weeks ago to allow them conduct a more effective probe.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Gold Miners Exposed to Toxics – Nema

[Monitor] Entebbe -The National Environment Management Authority has expressed fear that hundreds of gold miners in five districts could be suffering nervous disorder, lung and kidney ailments and eventually death through exposure to mercury.

[Monitor] Entebbe -The National Environment Management Authority has expressed fear that hundreds of gold miners in five districts could be suffering nervous disorder, lung and kidney ailments and eventually death through exposure to mercury.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

I Am Not Excited About Oil – Museveni

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni yesterday said he is among the people “not excited” about the current 6.5 billion barrels of stock tank of oil because it is just a small portion of Uganda’s larger economic transformation.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni yesterday said he is among the people "not excited" about the current 6.5 billion barrels of stock tank of oil because it is just a small portion of Uganda's larger economic transformation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Says Recent Fitch Rating ‘Vote of Confidence’ in Economy

[New Times] The government is upbeat about Fitch Rating, maintaining Rwanda’s local currency issuer default ratings at ‘B+’ saying that it is a vote of confidence in the management of the economy.

[New Times] The government is upbeat about Fitch Rating, maintaining Rwanda's local currency issuer default ratings at 'B+' saying that it is a vote of confidence in the management of the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

China Supports Beautify Malawi – Donated K21mil to First Lady’s Trust for Needy Students Education

[Nyasa Times] The Chinese government through its embassy in Malawi has given the First Lady’s Beautify Malawi Trust funds amounting to K21 million to assist paying schools fees for needy girls across the country.

[Nyasa Times] The Chinese government through its embassy in Malawi has given the First Lady's Beautify Malawi Trust funds amounting to K21 million to assist paying schools fees for needy girls across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Fans Made Tour Du Rwanda a Success, Says Bayingana

[New Times] Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) president, Aimable Bayingana has attributed the successful completion of the 2016 Tour du Rwanda to the outstanding support and love that Rwandans have shown to cycling, a fast growing sport in the country.

[New Times] Rwanda Cycling Federation (FERWACY) president, Aimable Bayingana has attributed the successful completion of the 2016 Tour du Rwanda to the outstanding support and love that Rwandans have shown to cycling, a fast growing sport in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda