Is Uganda Broadcasting Corporation Too Sick to Be Treated?

[Monitor] Kampala -To adopt or not to adopt; that’s the question government must wrestle with as the UBC Review Committee handed in its 162-page report on Tuesday. At the head of the report is Dr Peter Mwesige.

[Monitor] Kampala -To adopt or not to adopt; that's the question government must wrestle with as the UBC Review Committee handed in its 162-page report on Tuesday. At the head of the report is Dr Peter Mwesige.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Confucius Institute Expands Chinese Learning in Egypt to Reach More Universities, Schools – Institute Manager

[Focac] Cairo -Cairo University’s Confucius Institute no longer targets only university students of Chinese language, but it started to attract students from different faculties and will soon open branches in more universities and schools nationwide in…

[Focac] Cairo -Cairo University's Confucius Institute no longer targets only university students of Chinese language, but it started to attract students from different faculties and will soon open branches in more universities and schools nationwide in Egypt, the institute manager told Xinhua in an interview Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Chinese Archaeologists Keen to Excavate in Egypt – Antiquities Minister

[Focac] Cairo -Egypt’s Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anany said in an interview with Xinhua that Chinese archaeologists are very interested in starting excavations in his archaeologically rich country.

[Focac] Cairo -Egypt's Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anany said in an interview with Xinhua that Chinese archaeologists are very interested in starting excavations in his archaeologically rich country.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Statement By Ambassador Wu Haitao At the Security Council After Voting On the Draft Resolution On South Sudan

[Focac] China has very closely followed the situation in South Sudan. President Salva Kiir of South Sudan announced at the start of the nation-wide dialogue that the South Sudanese Transitional Government of National Unity had unconditionally accepted …

[Focac] China has very closely followed the situation in South Sudan. President Salva Kiir of South Sudan announced at the start of the nation-wide dialogue that the South Sudanese Transitional Government of National Unity had unconditionally accepted the deployment of the Regional Protection Force. It also announced concrete measures in support of the United Nations Mission in the Republic of South Sudan (UNMISS) and of the humanitarian workers in fulfilling their mandates. China welcomes those recent development

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Parliament Approves Loan Agreements With China for Infrastructure Projects

[Focac] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia’s parliament on Tuesday approved three loan agreements worth over 380 million U.S. dollars made with the Chinese government and the Export-Import Bank of China to finance major infrastructure constructions in Ethiopia.

[Focac] Addis Ababa -Ethiopia's parliament on Tuesday approved three loan agreements worth over 380 million U.S. dollars made with the Chinese government and the Export-Import Bank of China to finance major infrastructure constructions in Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

King Mumbere Bail Application to Be Heard January 9

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja High Court has set January 9 to hear the bail application for jailed Rwenzururu king Charles Wesley Mumbere who is facing charges ranging from treason, terrorism, murder, aggravated robbery, attempted murder, to malicious damage …

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja High Court has set January 9 to hear the bail application for jailed Rwenzururu king Charles Wesley Mumbere who is facing charges ranging from treason, terrorism, murder, aggravated robbery, attempted murder, to malicious damage to property.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt to Investigate Army Over Ghost Pilot Scam

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has opened up investigations into a scam in which government lost more than Shs2 billion through the maintenance of a suspected ghost Russian pilot on its payroll over a period of 11 years.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Inspector General of Government (IGG) has opened up investigations into a scam in which government lost more than Shs2 billion through the maintenance of a suspected ghost Russian pilot on its payroll over a period of 11 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Country’s Security Agencies Infiltrated by Mafia – Police General

[Monitor] Kampala -A mafia outfit has infiltrated Uganda’s security and intelligence agencies and use their elaborate networks to commit sophisticated crimes, including financial frauds in collusion with employees of banks, the Inspector General of Pol…

[Monitor] Kampala -A mafia outfit has infiltrated Uganda's security and intelligence agencies and use their elaborate networks to commit sophisticated crimes, including financial frauds in collusion with employees of banks, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Orders Govt to Produce Missing Kasese Conflict Suspects

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja Chief Magistrate John Francis Kaggwa, yesterday ordered government to produce the missing suspects arrested during the November 27 raid on Rwenzururu Kingdom palace in Kasese District.

[Monitor] Jinja -Jinja Chief Magistrate John Francis Kaggwa, yesterday ordered government to produce the missing suspects arrested during the November 27 raid on Rwenzururu Kingdom palace in Kasese District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda