Electoral Commission Cautions Kagoma By-Election Candidates

[Monitor] Jinja -The chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi, has warned contenders for the Kagoma parliamentary by-election seat against breaking electoral rules, saying this time they will be dealt with accordingly.

[Monitor] Jinja -The chairperson of the Electoral Commission (EC), Justice Simon Byabakama Mugenyi, has warned contenders for the Kagoma parliamentary by-election seat against breaking electoral rules, saying this time they will be dealt with accordingly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Patients Shun Hospital Over Unclaimed Bodies

[Monitor] Lyantonde -Patients and health workers have deserted Lyantonde Hospital over a stench emanating from unclaimed bodies in the old hospital mortuary. Flies hover all over the hospital wards, forcing patients and care takers to cover their nose …

[Monitor] Lyantonde -Patients and health workers have deserted Lyantonde Hospital over a stench emanating from unclaimed bodies in the old hospital mortuary. Flies hover all over the hospital wards, forcing patients and care takers to cover their nose to avoid the bad smell.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nigeria Controls 40 Percent of Trade in Ecowas

[Vanguard] THE Economic Commission of West African States, ECOWAS, yesterday, said that Nigeria was a major beneficiary of ECOWAS Trade Liberisation Scheme, ETLS, stressing that it controllied more than 40 percent of trade in the region.

[Vanguard] THE Economic Commission of West African States, ECOWAS, yesterday, said that Nigeria was a major beneficiary of ECOWAS Trade Liberisation Scheme, ETLS, stressing that it controllied more than 40 percent of trade in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Adamawa Governor Threatens to Dump Ruling Party

[Premium Times] The Adamawa State Governor, Jibrilla Bindow, has complained against the way federal appointments and projects concerning his state were being handled, warning he and his officials may be forced to dump the All Progressives Congress if t…

[Premium Times] The Adamawa State Governor, Jibrilla Bindow, has complained against the way federal appointments and projects concerning his state were being handled, warning he and his officials may be forced to dump the All Progressives Congress if the complaints were not addressed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Saraki Wants UK Prosperity Fund Spent On Poverty Alleviation, Economy

[Guardian] Senate President Bukola Saraki has advocated that the Global Britain Fund be judiciously spent on poverty alleviation and economic development of the country.

[Guardian] Senate President Bukola Saraki has advocated that the Global Britain Fund be judiciously spent on poverty alleviation and economic development of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Detained UNILAG Students Recount Ordeal, Threaten Legal Action

[Premium Times] The students? who were detained last week for protesting against the authorities of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, have threatened to institute a legal action against the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni.

[Premium Times] The students? who were detained last week for protesting against the authorities of the University of Lagos, UNILAG, have threatened to institute a legal action against the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Fatai Owoseni.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

57 Government Agencies May Miss Out On Budget Allocations

[Monitor] Kampala -A total of 57 government ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) are set to miss out on Budget allocations, for failure to comply with gender and equity requirements for the financial year 2017/18, the Equal Opportunities Commiss…

[Monitor] Kampala -A total of 57 government ministries, departments and agencies (MDAs) are set to miss out on Budget allocations, for failure to comply with gender and equity requirements for the financial year 2017/18, the Equal Opportunities Commission (EOC), has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

340 Pupils Displaced As Rains Intensify

[Monitor] Omoro -At least 340 pupils, including Primary Seven candidates, in Bobi Sub-county, Omoro District, have missed classes due to heavy rains experienced in the recent weeks.

[Monitor] Omoro -At least 340 pupils, including Primary Seven candidates, in Bobi Sub-county, Omoro District, have missed classes due to heavy rains experienced in the recent weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Moroto Hospital Boss Interdicted

[Monitor] Moroto -The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Dr Diana Atwine, has interdicted the Moroto Regional Referral Hospital director, Dr Filbert Nyeko, over allegations of financial mismanagement.

[Monitor] Moroto -The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Dr Diana Atwine, has interdicted the Moroto Regional Referral Hospital director, Dr Filbert Nyeko, over allegations of financial mismanagement.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda