Ayade Orders Commissioners, Aides to Wear Only ‘Made in Calabar’ Clothes

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade has directed all his commissioners and over 2000 special advisers and personal assistants to wear only clothes made from the Calabar Garment Factory.

[Daily Trust] Calabar -Cross River State Governor Ben Ayade has directed all his commissioners and over 2000 special advisers and personal assistants to wear only clothes made from the Calabar Garment Factory.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

#BeFree Launched by First Lady – a UNAIDS Advocate

[Government of Namibia] The # BeFree Movement was launched in November 2016 at a Windhoek nightclub with the assistance of UNFPA and UNAIDS. #BeFree was inspired by the UNAIDS drive to ensure a AIDS-free generation by 2020 through the START FREE, STA…

[Government of Namibia] The # BeFree Movement was launched in November 2016 at a Windhoek nightclub with the assistance of UNFPA and UNAIDS. #BeFree was inspired by the UNAIDS drive to ensure a AIDS-free generation by 2020 through the START FREE, STAY FREE, AIDS FREE initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Legislators Fear Police Will Deny Access to ‘Notorious’ Torture Facility

[Observer] Members of parliament’s human rights committee who were on Wednesday assigned by the speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, to investigate cases of torture by security forces, have expressed concern that they might be denied access to the no…

[Observer] Members of parliament's human rights committee who were on Wednesday assigned by the speaker of parliament, Rebecca Kadaga, to investigate cases of torture by security forces, have expressed concern that they might be denied access to the notorious Nalufenya police facility in Jinja district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Falgold Calms Nerves

[Financial Gazette] FALCON Gold Zimbabwe (Falgold) has come out guns blazing following reports that nine bars of gold bullion worth US$5 million had gone missing from its safe, saying what went missing were in fact nine lots of gold shavings, worth les…

[Financial Gazette] FALCON Gold Zimbabwe (Falgold) has come out guns blazing following reports that nine bars of gold bullion worth US$5 million had gone missing from its safe, saying what went missing were in fact nine lots of gold shavings, worth less than US$40 each, which were samples from gold bullion delivered to Fidelity Printers and Refinery.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Kampala City Boss Musisi Declines to Renew Centenary Park Lease

[Observer] Jennifer Musisi, the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) executive director, has rejected recommendations to renew the Centenary park lease, which expired in May last year.

[Observer] Jennifer Musisi, the Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) executive director, has rejected recommendations to renew the Centenary park lease, which expired in May last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Great Lakes Legislators Warn of Violence in Central African Republic

[Observer] Legislators from the Great Lakes region have warned that the Central African Republic (CAR) could plunge back into chaos following last month’s withdrawal of the UPDF and the American special forces troops.

[Observer] Legislators from the Great Lakes region have warned that the Central African Republic (CAR) could plunge back into chaos following last month's withdrawal of the UPDF and the American special forces troops.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic