Zachary Is George Saitoti’s Son, Court Rules

[Nation] The Court of Appeal has finally laid to rest the dispute over the parentage of former Internal Security Minister Prof George Saitoti’s son, putting a smile on the family’s face as they commemorate the fifth anniversary of his death.

[Nation] The Court of Appeal has finally laid to rest the dispute over the parentage of former Internal Security Minister Prof George Saitoti's son, putting a smile on the family's face as they commemorate the fifth anniversary of his death.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fufa Excom Candidates to Be Nominated

[Monitor] Kampala -Denis Mbidde is the only known member of the current Fufa executive committee to indicate that he will not seek reelection to his position as nominations to 13-member body start on Monday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Denis Mbidde is the only known member of the current Fufa executive committee to indicate that he will not seek reelection to his position as nominations to 13-member body start on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

2017/18 Budget – RRA to Collect More Taxes Without Imposing Levies

[New Times] Despite an increase of about Rwf140.7 billion for national spending as outlined in the 2017/18 Budget, the Government has chosen not to impose additional taxes but tighten revenue collection measures.

[New Times] Despite an increase of about Rwf140.7 billion for national spending as outlined in the 2017/18 Budget, the Government has chosen not to impose additional taxes but tighten revenue collection measures.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Stop Throwing Barbs At the Dead

[Monitor] We all have skeletons in our closets; Lord knows I have some really feisty ones in mine that could pop out anytime causing the public to crucify me on the cross of imaginary righteousness. But the truth is, just because I have a population in…

[Monitor] We all have skeletons in our closets; Lord knows I have some really feisty ones in mine that could pop out anytime causing the public to crucify me on the cross of imaginary righteousness. But the truth is, just because I have a population in my closet, doesn't mean I can't gawk at other people's skeletons. So yes, I am shamelessly gawking even at the risk of being called insensitive and disrespectful to the dead, unborn and the grieving.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Budget Sounds Good, but ‘They Will Steal the Money’

[Monitor]  I watched TV after the Budget speech was delivered. One of the stations went “down there” to talk to Kampala’s “unwashed masses”.  A hairdresser said she did not pay the Budget pageantry any attention because fixing her clients’ hair was the thing for her. The Budget, she said, meant nothing.

[Monitor]  I watched TV after the Budget speech was delivered. One of the stations went "down there" to talk to Kampala's "unwashed masses".  A hairdresser said she did not pay the Budget pageantry any attention because fixing her clients' hair was the thing for her. The Budget, she said, meant nothing.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda