Uganda Apologises to China Over Ivory Smuggling Scandal

[Monitor] The Ugandan government has apologised to China after the latter rejected allegations that two of its diplomats working in Uganda were involved in the trafficking of ivory.

[Monitor] The Ugandan government has apologised to China after the latter rejected allegations that two of its diplomats working in Uganda were involved in the trafficking of ivory.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Biafra – Kano Police Commissioner Assures Igbo Residents of Adequate Protection

[Premium Times] The Police Commissioner in Kano State, Rabi’u Yusuf, has assured Igbo residents in the state of adequate protection of their lives and property.

[Premium Times] The Police Commissioner in Kano State, Rabi'u Yusuf, has assured Igbo residents in the state of adequate protection of their lives and property.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cape Flats Cleaners Want Masks

[GroundUp] Community street cleaners in informal settlements in Gugulethu and Nyanga complain that they are working without all the necessary protective gear, in particular face masks. They also say they want the same vaccinations given to janitors. Th…

[GroundUp] Community street cleaners in informal settlements in Gugulethu and Nyanga complain that they are working without all the necessary protective gear, in particular face masks. They also say they want the same vaccinations given to janitors. They say they are afraid to complain to their bosses for fear of losing their jobs.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dogs Stand in Line for Anti-Rabies Vaccinations

[GroundUp] “Dogs protect us from crime. Our homes are not fenced … You return from work only to find that your home has been broken into. So dogs are our security, but we cannot turn a blind eye to them also being dangerous. We are grateful that they…

[GroundUp] "Dogs protect us from crime. Our homes are not fenced ... You return from work only to find that your home has been broken into. So dogs are our security, but we cannot turn a blind eye to them also being dangerous. We are grateful that they will be vaccinated against rabies," said Clement Mnomiya.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Leaders Seek Dialogue to End Apaa Land Clashes Bloodshed

[Monitor] Adjumani -Following last Wednesday’s violent clashes between the Acholi and Madi communities over land that left four dead and 21 badly injured, the Adjumani leadership is seeking dialogue to end the bloodshed.

[Monitor] Adjumani -Following last Wednesday's violent clashes between the Acholi and Madi communities over land that left four dead and 21 badly injured, the Adjumani leadership is seeking dialogue to end the bloodshed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ownership of St Lawrence Schools, Colleges Revealed

[Monitor] Wakiso -Late Lawrence Mukiibi individually owned only 60 per cent of the eight schools, colleges and one university under the St Lawrence brand, this newspaper can reveal.

[Monitor] Wakiso -Late Lawrence Mukiibi individually owned only 60 per cent of the eight schools, colleges and one university under the St Lawrence brand, this newspaper can reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda