Mao, Human Rights Activists Condemn Dr Nyanzi Arrest

[Monitor] Kampala -Media and other human rights activists were yesterday joined by Democratic Party (DP) president in demanding the immediate release of Makerere University researcher, Dr Stella Nyanzi.

[Monitor] Kampala -Media and other human rights activists were yesterday joined by Democratic Party (DP) president in demanding the immediate release of Makerere University researcher, Dr Stella Nyanzi.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister, IGG Clash Over Fishing Nets

[Monitor] Kampala -A row has erupted between the State minister for Agriculture, Mr Christopher Kibanzanga, and the Inspectorate General of Government (IGG) over fishing nets the minister ordered destroyed last July.

[Monitor] Kampala -A row has erupted between the State minister for Agriculture, Mr Christopher Kibanzanga, and the Inspectorate General of Government (IGG) over fishing nets the minister ordered destroyed last July.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Atiku, El-Rufai, Olojede, Shettima, Others Praise Premium Times Over Panama Papers Pulitzer Prize Win

[Premium Times] Congratulatory messages have poured into PREMIUM TIMES offices in Nigeria and the United States over the Pulitzer Prize awarded the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and its partners, including this medium, fo…

[Premium Times] Congratulatory messages have poured into PREMIUM TIMES offices in Nigeria and the United States over the Pulitzer Prize awarded the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and its partners, including this medium, for the groundbreaking reporting on Panama Papers.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kabafunzaki Implicated By Political Assistant

[Monitor] Kampala -The State minister for Labour Herbert Kabafunzaki, was yesterday implicated by his own political assistant for having allegedly received a bribe of Shs5 million from Aya Group chairman Mohammad Hamid at the weekend.

[Monitor] Kampala -The State minister for Labour Herbert Kabafunzaki, was yesterday implicated by his own political assistant for having allegedly received a bribe of Shs5 million from Aya Group chairman Mohammad Hamid at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Chimamanda Elected Into American Academy of Arts and Science

[Vanguard] Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been elected into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, along with 227 new members, the Academy announced today.

[Vanguard] Nigerian novelist, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has been elected into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, along with 227 new members, the Academy announced today.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arik Owes N375 Billion Local Debt, Over $35 Million Foreign Debt – Official

[Premium Times] Arik air, Nigeria’s largest airline, owed N375 billion naira in local debt before it was taken over by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, in February, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

[Premium Times] Arik air, Nigeria's largest airline, owed N375 billion naira in local debt before it was taken over by the Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria, AMCON, in February, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Health Ministry Partners 10 Facilities in Yellow Fever Fight

[Observer] The health ministry has this afternoon signed memorandum of understanding with 10 health facilities, allowing them administer Yellow Fever vaccinations on its behalf.

[Observer] The health ministry has this afternoon signed memorandum of understanding with 10 health facilities, allowing them administer Yellow Fever vaccinations on its behalf.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kony’s Wife Writes Book On Life in Captivity

[Observer] The former wife of Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebel leader, Evelyn Amony has launched a book about her time in captivity and stay in the bush with Joseph Kony. The book titled ‘I am Amony Evelyn’ portrays her life in captivity and also gen…

[Observer] The former wife of Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) rebel leader, Evelyn Amony has launched a book about her time in captivity and stay in the bush with Joseph Kony. The book titled 'I am Amony Evelyn' portrays her life in captivity and also gender based violence in post-conflict situation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda