Canadian Miner Subsidiary Doubles Profits

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -Canadian miner, Caledonia, has doubled profits at its Blanket Mine in Zimbabwe on the back of an 18 percent output of gold in the first quarter of the year. Output increased from 10 822 ounces (oz) to 12 794 due to increased tonnes…

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -Canadian miner, Caledonia, has doubled profits at its Blanket Mine in Zimbabwe on the back of an 18 percent output of gold in the first quarter of the year. Output increased from 10 822 ounces (oz) to 12 794 due to increased tonnes milled, higher grade and improved recoveries.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Family of Four in Kisaasi Motor Crash

[Monitor] Two out of four members of the same family involved in an accident on the Northern Bypass in the city suburb of Kampala, have died. Police have named the dead as Joshua Musasizi, reported to be in his late 40s and a resident of Seeta in Mukon…

[Monitor] Two out of four members of the same family involved in an accident on the Northern Bypass in the city suburb of Kampala, have died. Police have named the dead as Joshua Musasizi, reported to be in his late 40s and a resident of Seeta in Mukono, and his five-year-old daughter Christabella Mirembe.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Parents Left in Tears As Child Killer Is Sentenced to Community Service

[New Zimbabwe] Shrill cries pierced the mid-afternoon silence that normally engulfs Harare Magistrates’ Courts, drawing the attention of a small crowd on Wednesday last week.

[New Zimbabwe] Shrill cries pierced the mid-afternoon silence that normally engulfs Harare Magistrates' Courts, drawing the attention of a small crowd on Wednesday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Uganda Peoples Congress Party Reopens Its Makerere University Branch

[Monitor] Kampala -A faction of the Uganda Peoples Congress Party (UPC) led by the Lira Municipality MP Mr Jimmy Akena, has reopened its Makerere University branch as part of a new agenda to strengthen party structures countrywide.

[Monitor] Kampala -A faction of the Uganda Peoples Congress Party (UPC) led by the Lira Municipality MP Mr Jimmy Akena, has reopened its Makerere University branch as part of a new agenda to strengthen party structures countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Prospects for Peace and Stability in Somalia

[ICG] The 11 May 2017 London Conference on Somalia will discuss boosting humanitarian aid and security reforms that will increase the army’s numbers to 18,000. But the government must tackle corruption and restart national reconciliation if it wants to…

[ICG] The 11 May 2017 London Conference on Somalia will discuss boosting humanitarian aid and security reforms that will increase the army's numbers to 18,000. But the government must tackle corruption and restart national reconciliation if it wants to build effectively on recent progress toward ending the 25-year conflict.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Appeal Bid Against Rape and Murder-Accused’s Acquittal

[Namibian] THE state wants to appeal against the acquittal of one of the men charged with the rape and murder of an 18-year-old woman who was killed in Windhoek in March 2013.

[Namibian] THE state wants to appeal against the acquittal of one of the men charged with the rape and murder of an 18-year-old woman who was killed in Windhoek in March 2013.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kagoma Polls – Museveni Warns On ‘Playing With a Lion’s Tail’

[Monitor] Jinja -Candidates vying for Kagoma County parliamentary seat in Jinja District ended their campaigns yesterday amid reports of violence as both NRM and Opposition FDC party bigwigs camped in the district to swing the vote in favour of their c…

[Monitor] Jinja -Candidates vying for Kagoma County parliamentary seat in Jinja District ended their campaigns yesterday amid reports of violence as both NRM and Opposition FDC party bigwigs camped in the district to swing the vote in favour of their candidates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda