Intra-Party Strife Tests Uganda’s Political Value Systems

[East African] Uganda’s four political parties with representation in parliament are grappling with internal strife that has put their structural weaknesses under renewed scrutiny.

[East African] Uganda's four political parties with representation in parliament are grappling with internal strife that has put their structural weaknesses under renewed scrutiny.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Japan Withdraws Troops From War-Torn South Sudan Peacekeeping Mission

[News24Wire] Japan has reportedly started to withdraw its soldiers from a United Nation peace mission in South Sudan, after completing their five-year mandate in the war-torn nation.

[News24Wire] Japan has reportedly started to withdraw its soldiers from a United Nation peace mission in South Sudan, after completing their five-year mandate in the war-torn nation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Why Somalia Is Getting More Foreign Aid Than South Sudan

[Nation] International donors are responding adequately to the food crisis in Somalia but are falling far short of supplying required amounts of aid in South Sudan, a United Nations humanitarian aid director has said.

[Nation] International donors are responding adequately to the food crisis in Somalia but are falling far short of supplying required amounts of aid in South Sudan, a United Nations humanitarian aid director has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Relief for Locals As Deadline to Register SIM Cards Is Quashed

[East African] Mobile telephone subscribers in Uganda who have not registered their Sim cards now have more time to do so after the High Court granted a restraining order against the exercise which was due to end on Thursday.

[East African] Mobile telephone subscribers in Uganda who have not registered their Sim cards now have more time to do so after the High Court granted a restraining order against the exercise which was due to end on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Increased Politicians’ Abductions Raise Eyebrows

[Nation] Concerns have been raised on the increased kidnappings of politicians, especially during the electioneering period, and which have remained a puzzle even to police officers.

[Nation] Concerns have been raised on the increased kidnappings of politicians, especially during the electioneering period, and which have remained a puzzle even to police officers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Jubilee Issues Poll Rules for Aspirants

[Nation] Agents of the 8,000 Jubilee aspirants will have one hour to record serial numbers of ballot papers on Friday, just before its high-stakes primaries in 33 counties.

[Nation] Agents of the 8,000 Jubilee aspirants will have one hour to record serial numbers of ballot papers on Friday, just before its high-stakes primaries in 33 counties.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya