Arms Deal – Investigators Contact Conned Polish Company

[Monitor] Kampala -A team of police and military intelligence has contacted the Polish company that lost Shs2 billion in a procurement scam involving UPDF soldiers in an arms deal investigation.

[Monitor] Kampala -A team of police and military intelligence has contacted the Polish company that lost Shs2 billion in a procurement scam involving UPDF soldiers in an arms deal investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former Death Row Prisoners’ Petition Awaits Judgment

[Monitor] Kampala -The petition in which 50 convicted prisoners, including former prime minister of Tooro Kingdom, Mr John Sanyu Katuramu, are seeking the Supreme Court to review its 2009 order awaits judgement.

[Monitor] Kampala -The petition in which 50 convicted prisoners, including former prime minister of Tooro Kingdom, Mr John Sanyu Katuramu, are seeking the Supreme Court to review its 2009 order awaits judgement.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eight Killed in an Attack in Kabarole

[Monitor] Eight people have been killed in an operation that was carried out by the UPDF and Uganda Police Force in Kamabale A, and Karangura in Kabarole District. Police spokesperson for Rwenzori sub region Ms Lydia Tumushabe said the joint forces car…

[Monitor] Eight people have been killed in an operation that was carried out by the UPDF and Uganda Police Force in Kamabale A, and Karangura in Kabarole District. Police spokesperson for Rwenzori sub region Ms Lydia Tumushabe said the joint forces carried out the operation with the aim of demolishing the camps that were formed by attackers in the mountains.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Unlicensed Helicopter Companies Jostle for NNPC Contracts

[This Day] There are indications that briefcase helicopter companies without operational base and Air Operator’s Certificate (AON) are primed to win oil service contracts from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), a development that is gi…

[This Day] There are indications that briefcase helicopter companies without operational base and Air Operator's Certificate (AON) are primed to win oil service contracts from the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), a development that is giving concern to aviation expert over possible exposure to another spate of accidents in the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Top Managers Quit UBC Jobs

[Monitor] Kampala -Four top managers at the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC), have resigned, citing interference of members of the Board of Directors in their duties and failure by the State Broadcaster to pay salaries on time.

[Monitor] Kampala -Four top managers at the Uganda Broadcasting Corporation (UBC), have resigned, citing interference of members of the Board of Directors in their duties and failure by the State Broadcaster to pay salaries on time.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tigo Promotion Rwf5 Million Winner to Start Piggery Project

[New Times] Reverien Simuganwa had always wanted to set up a pig rearing farm but lacked the means. “In 2013, I tried with two pigs but the project collapsed because I did not have enough starting capital,” he says.

[New Times] Reverien Simuganwa had always wanted to set up a pig rearing farm but lacked the means. "In 2013, I tried with two pigs but the project collapsed because I did not have enough starting capital," he says.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Law On Microfinance Awaited

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Microfinance stakeholders are now waiting for the government to prepare a law that will regulate the subsector after the cabinet was reported to have recently approved the Microfinance Policy.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Microfinance stakeholders are now waiting for the government to prepare a law that will regulate the subsector after the cabinet was reported to have recently approved the Microfinance Policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Boinnet Warns Politicians Against Inciting Public Ahead of 2017 Polls

[Nation] The Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet has warned politicians against incitement and use of abusive and derogatory statements in the run-up to the 2017 general elections.

[Nation] The Inspector-General of Police Joseph Boinnet has warned politicians against incitement and use of abusive and derogatory statements in the run-up to the 2017 general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Over 200 Tanzanians Set for ‘Black Friday’ Online Shopping

[Daily News] For the first time Tanzanians can take part in the one day promotional sales in which they can purchase heavily marked down item online from American retailers through EasybuyAfrica.

[Daily News] For the first time Tanzanians can take part in the one day promotional sales in which they can purchase heavily marked down item online from American retailers through EasybuyAfrica.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania