Tobacco Rakes in Over U.S.$200 Million – Report

[The Herald] Tobacco deliveries at the country’s auction floors continue to impress, with 92 million kilogrammes raking in $226 million since the opening of the marketing season.

[The Herald] Tobacco deliveries at the country's auction floors continue to impress, with 92 million kilogrammes raking in $226 million since the opening of the marketing season.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Speaker Oulanyah Tips UMI Graduates On Integrity

[Observer] Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah has urged graduates of Uganda Management Institute (UMI) to be torchbearers of integrity at their workplaces, in a bid to end rampant corruption in the country.

[Observer] Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah has urged graduates of Uganda Management Institute (UMI) to be torchbearers of integrity at their workplaces, in a bid to end rampant corruption in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Press Freedom Day – Do We Still Have a Right to Communicate?

[Observer] On April 1, 2017, Uganda woke up to the news that The Observer newspaper located on Tagore Crescent, Kamwokya, a Kampala suburb, had been broken into by unidentified persons and property, including computers and other electronic gadgets, had…

[Observer] On April 1, 2017, Uganda woke up to the news that The Observer newspaper located on Tagore Crescent, Kamwokya, a Kampala suburb, had been broken into by unidentified persons and property, including computers and other electronic gadgets, had been stolen.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zimbabwe’s Prophet Uebert Angel Deported

[New Zimbabwe] Prophet Uebert Angel and wife, Beverly, were last week deported from Zambia after being refused entry into the country for reasons that remain unclear.

[New Zimbabwe] Prophet Uebert Angel and wife, Beverly, were last week deported from Zambia after being refused entry into the country for reasons that remain unclear.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Whistleblower – Inspectorate of Government Killed My Complaint

[Observer] In a classic case of the hunter becoming the hunted, the Inspectorate of Government (IG) is in the spotlight, accused of bungling up a corruption investigation.

[Observer] In a classic case of the hunter becoming the hunted, the Inspectorate of Government (IG) is in the spotlight, accused of bungling up a corruption investigation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Coligny Murder-Accused Farmers Granted Bail

[News24Wire] The Coligny Magistrate’s Court has granted bail to the two farmers accused of killing a teenager, allegedly sparking violent protests in the area.”There is no link between the said witness evidence [of the alleged crime] and the two accuse…

[News24Wire] The Coligny Magistrate's Court has granted bail to the two farmers accused of killing a teenager, allegedly sparking violent protests in the area."There is no link between the said witness evidence [of the alleged crime] and the two accused persons at this stage," Magistrate Magaola Foso said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

China Pleads for Its Traders After Protests

[Observer] Following the recent protests against the involvement of Chinese nationals in petty trade, Zheng Zhuqiang, the Chinese ambassador to Uganda, is calling for an amicable resolution of the impasse.

[Observer] Following the recent protests against the involvement of Chinese nationals in petty trade, Zheng Zhuqiang, the Chinese ambassador to Uganda, is calling for an amicable resolution of the impasse.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda