Bwanika Wants Age Limit Signatures Collected Via SMS

[Observer] Former presidential candidate Dr Abed Bwanika has written to telecommunications companies MTN and Airtel asking for help to collect signatures of Ugandans who support the idea of a national referendum to decide the issue of lifting president…

[Observer] Former presidential candidate Dr Abed Bwanika has written to telecommunications companies MTN and Airtel asking for help to collect signatures of Ugandans who support the idea of a national referendum to decide the issue of lifting presidential age limits.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Man Rapes Brother’s 16-Year-Old Daughter

[The Herald] A Hwedza man has been sentenced to 13 years in jail for raping his brother’s 16-year-old daughter. Taurai Gorwa (40) of Zviyambe Village was initially sentenced to 15 years’ imprisonment for the offence when he appeared before Rusape magis…

[The Herald] A Hwedza man has been sentenced to 13 years in jail for raping his brother's 16-year-old daughter. Taurai Gorwa (40) of Zviyambe Village was initially sentenced to 15 years' imprisonment for the offence when he appeared before Rusape magistrate Mr Livingstone Chipadza.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Address the Ethical, Legal Dilemmas of Doctors’ Strike

[Observer] Industrial actions by health professionals (no matter the category) severely affect health systems and, when they last longer, create a bigger potential for collapsing health service delivery.

[Observer] Industrial actions by health professionals (no matter the category) severely affect health systems and, when they last longer, create a bigger potential for collapsing health service delivery.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tete Officials Urged to Refrain From Corruption

[AIM] Maputo -The Permanent Secretary of the Tete Provincial Government, in western Mozambique, Lina Portugal, on Wednesday urged all public officials to refrain from any act of corruption, since corruption is holding back the development of Mozambique…

[AIM] Maputo -The Permanent Secretary of the Tete Provincial Government, in western Mozambique, Lina Portugal, on Wednesday urged all public officials to refrain from any act of corruption, since corruption is holding back the development of Mozambique in general, and of Tete in particular.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Watch Your Debt, IMF Warns Govt

[Vanguard] Abuja -The growing debt profile of the Federal Government could be worse and needs to be carefully managed, the International Monetary Fund, IMF, has said.

[Vanguard] Abuja -The growing debt profile of the Federal Government could be worse and needs to be carefully managed, the International Monetary Fund, IMF, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Deputy Minister Calls for Tourism Based On Biodiversity

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s Deputy Minister of Land, Environment and Rural Development, Celmira da Silva, argued on Thursday that tourism based on biodiversity can play a significant role in the economic sustainability of the country’s conservation areas.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's Deputy Minister of Land, Environment and Rural Development, Celmira da Silva, argued on Thursday that tourism based on biodiversity can play a significant role in the economic sustainability of the country's conservation areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Buhari Vows to Press On With Anti-Graft War

[Vanguard] Abuja -Amid an outpouring of commendations on his strides in office, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, vowed to press ahead with the war against corruption, warning that anyone who steals public funds would surely end in jail.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Amid an outpouring of commendations on his strides in office, President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, vowed to press ahead with the war against corruption, warning that anyone who steals public funds would surely end in jail.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria