Journalists, Commentator to Sue Independent Media Over ‘Defamatory’ Report

[News24Wire] Independent Media is facing a R2m lawsuit following a report published in several of its titles in which a political commentator and several journalists were accused of collusion and sabotage.

[News24Wire] Independent Media is facing a R2m lawsuit following a report published in several of its titles in which a political commentator and several journalists were accused of collusion and sabotage.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Stem Faces Challenges

[Financial Gazette] INADEQUATE laboratory equipment and a critical shortage of science teachers in schools is threatening the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) programme.

[Financial Gazette] INADEQUATE laboratory equipment and a critical shortage of science teachers in schools is threatening the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Business Leaders Told to Form Strategic Partnerships to Grow Their Firms

[Monitor] Business leaders in Uganda have been advised to form strategic partnerships locally and internationally to grow their business in a sustainable manner which is cost effective.

[Monitor] Business leaders in Uganda have been advised to form strategic partnerships locally and internationally to grow their business in a sustainable manner which is cost effective.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lwamafa, Obey Run to Court of Appeal

[Monitor] Kampala -Convicted former officials of ministry of Public Service have appealed against the judgement of the Anti-Corruption Court, which sentenced them to varying jail terms and ordered them to refund Shs50 billion of the lost money.

[Monitor] Kampala -Convicted former officials of ministry of Public Service have appealed against the judgement of the Anti-Corruption Court, which sentenced them to varying jail terms and ordered them to refund Shs50 billion of the lost money.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Graduates to Provide One-Year Free Labour

[Monitor] Kampala -If Bunya County MP Waira Majegere succeeds in pushing through the National Graduate Service Bill 2016, every adult Ugandan of 18 years and above will have to offer compulsory one-year national service before being considered for any …

[Monitor] Kampala -If Bunya County MP Waira Majegere succeeds in pushing through the National Graduate Service Bill 2016, every adult Ugandan of 18 years and above will have to offer compulsory one-year national service before being considered for any employment.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

New U.S.$350 Million Peat Power Project to Increase Generation Capacity By 40%

[New Times] Rwanda’s efforts to increase power access to 70 per cent of all households in 2018 have been boosted by the signing of a $350 million (about Rwf291.6 billion) financing deal between lenders and YUMN Limited to develop an 80MW peat-fired pow…

[New Times] Rwanda's efforts to increase power access to 70 per cent of all households in 2018 have been boosted by the signing of a $350 million (about Rwf291.6 billion) financing deal between lenders and YUMN Limited to develop an 80MW peat-fired power plant.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Luzira Residents Turn Lake Victoria Into Toilet

[Monitor] Kampala -Residents at Port Bell landing site in Luzira, a Kampala suburb, have resorted to defecating in Lake Victoria because of lack of toilet facilities in the area while others dig up temporary holes to relieve themselves.

[Monitor] Kampala -Residents at Port Bell landing site in Luzira, a Kampala suburb, have resorted to defecating in Lake Victoria because of lack of toilet facilities in the area while others dig up temporary holes to relieve themselves.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda