Apaa Land Dispute – Acholi MPs to Boycott Parliament

[Monitor] Gulu -A section of Legislators from Acholi Sub-region under their umbrella body, Acholi Parliamentary Group [APG], have threatened to boycott parliamentary sittings if the government doesn’t intervene immediately in the land dispute between t…

[Monitor] Gulu -A section of Legislators from Acholi Sub-region under their umbrella body, Acholi Parliamentary Group [APG], have threatened to boycott parliamentary sittings if the government doesn't intervene immediately in the land dispute between the Acholi and the Madi communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Burundi University Commemorates 22nd Anniversary of Students’ Killings

[Iwacu] “Those who were killed were had come to study. We have to accept what happened and assume our responsibilities” says Gaspard Banyankimbona, Rector of the Burundi University. He has said that this Tuesday on the occasion of the commemoration of …

[Iwacu] "Those who were killed were had come to study. We have to accept what happened and assume our responsibilities" says Gaspard Banyankimbona, Rector of the Burundi University. He has said that this Tuesday on the occasion of the commemoration of 22nd anniversary of the killings that occurred at the University of Burundi from 11 to 12 June 1995.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Government Abandons Cancer Patients to Die

[Monitor] Kampala -More cancer patients have dropped dead since the country’s only radiotherapy machine broke down fifteen months ago compared to same period in preceding years.

[Monitor] Kampala -More cancer patients have dropped dead since the country's only radiotherapy machine broke down fifteen months ago compared to same period in preceding years.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Group to Challenge Central Bank Over Barclays Sale

[New Zimbabwe] The Affirmative Action Group (AAG) has vowed to confront the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) over the sale of Barclays’ local unit to a Malawian outfit ahead of a management consortium.

[New Zimbabwe] The Affirmative Action Group (AAG) has vowed to confront the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) over the sale of Barclays' local unit to a Malawian outfit ahead of a management consortium.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Case of Kazibwe Aide Impostors Adjourned

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a pension scam case where former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe is a witness stalled yesterday and was adjourned to next week.

[Monitor] Kampala -The hearing of a pension scam case where former vice president Specioza Wandira Kazibwe is a witness stalled yesterday and was adjourned to next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda