Tracking Performance of MPs Who Replaced 9th Parliament Bigwigs

[Monitor] Parliamentary election victories are equal, but some victories are more equal than others. Such can be said of MPs who made headlines for defeating household political names.

[Monitor] Parliamentary election victories are equal, but some victories are more equal than others. Such can be said of MPs who made headlines for defeating household political names.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Vows to Prosecute Purveyors of Fake News

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Sunday said that it will not relent until it has exposed those behind the fake news phenomenon in the country and bring them to justice.

[Premium Times] The Federal Government on Sunday said that it will not relent until it has exposed those behind the fake news phenomenon in the country and bring them to justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NNPC Backs Law to Stop Gas Flaring

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that it has put in place measures and facilities to curb gas flaring preparatory to the 2020 flare out deadline by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR).

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) has said that it has put in place measures and facilities to curb gas flaring preparatory to the 2020 flare out deadline by the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cracks Emerge in Akena’s Uganda Peoples Congress

[Monitor] The declaration of Jimmy Akena as Uganda Peoples Congress (UPC) party president in 2015 effectively divided the party into two major factions. But the faction he leads has also splintered.

[Monitor] The declaration of Jimmy Akena as Uganda Peoples Congress (UPC) party president in 2015 effectively divided the party into two major factions. But the faction he leads has also splintered.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Budget 2017 – As Public Angst Builds Over Delay

[Daily Trust] The current stint as Acting President for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo came with considerable sympathy for him, following the wide spread perception that he was likely to be denied the full swathe of executive powers to act accordingly.

[Daily Trust] The current stint as Acting President for Vice President Yemi Osinbajo came with considerable sympathy for him, following the wide spread perception that he was likely to be denied the full swathe of executive powers to act accordingly.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Uganda Leaders’ Most Famous Quotes

[Monitor]   Part II: Uganda has since independence in 1962 been led by nine heads of State. But is any of what they said worth a quote?   In part II of our three-part series, we bring you some of their most memorable quotes. This week, Faustin Mugabe looks at Godfrey Binaisa, Yusuf Lule and Paulo Muwanga’s famous quotes.

[Monitor]   Part II: Uganda has since independence in 1962 been led by nine heads of State. But is any of what they said worth a quote?   In part II of our three-part series, we bring you some of their most memorable quotes. This week, Faustin Mugabe looks at Godfrey Binaisa, Yusuf Lule and Paulo Muwanga's famous quotes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Jubilation Across Ekiti As Fayose, Oil Marketers Reach Truce

[Vanguard] Wild jubilation followed the end to a three week war between Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose and oil marketers in the state as the two parties reached pact and sheath swords after a peace meeting brokered by Governor of Osun State, Ogben…

[Vanguard] Wild jubilation followed the end to a three week war between Ekiti State Governor Ayodele Fayose and oil marketers in the state as the two parties reached pact and sheath swords after a peace meeting brokered by Governor of Osun State, Ogbeni Rauf Aregbesola at the government House in Oshogbo yesterday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria