One Person Shot As Police Disperse Besigye Supporters in Lira

[Monitor] At least one person has been shot during running battles between police and former FDC presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye supporters in Lira town on Tuesday.

[Monitor] At least one person has been shot during running battles between police and former FDC presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye supporters in Lira town on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

ICT CS to Lead Governor Gakuru’s Burial Arrangements

[Capital FM] Nairobi -ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru will represent the Government in organizing funeral arrangements for Nyeri Governor, the late Dr Wahome Gakuru, alongside his relatives and other leaders.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -ICT Cabinet Secretary Joe Mucheru will represent the Government in organizing funeral arrangements for Nyeri Governor, the late Dr Wahome Gakuru, alongside his relatives and other leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Is Crowd Farming an Option?

[New Zimbabwe] In the UK, most farmers rent the land on which they farm. Landowners let the farms to professional farmers who produce off the land. In Zimbabwe, the most common model is where the farmer is the landowner or long-term lease holder. The U…

[New Zimbabwe] In the UK, most farmers rent the land on which they farm. Landowners let the farms to professional farmers who produce off the land. In Zimbabwe, the most common model is where the farmer is the landowner or long-term lease holder. The UK model pushes farmers to produce off the land otherwise they risk losing the farms. In Zimbabwe' most landowners have an alternative source of income and the risk of losing the farm (for inefficient use) is low. Majority of UK farms operate as businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Phase 2 of Brazil Food Programme On Way

[The Herald] Government will soon roll out phase two of the More Food for Africa programme (Brazil facility) and the Command Centre Pivot Programme with more emphasis on modern water and energy-saving technologies like centre pivots and drip irrigation…

[The Herald] Government will soon roll out phase two of the More Food for Africa programme (Brazil facility) and the Command Centre Pivot Programme with more emphasis on modern water and energy-saving technologies like centre pivots and drip irrigation systems.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

School in South Africa Trip Nightmare

[The Herald] Direct Contact School authorities in Harare have come under fire from some parents after it emerged that their children who had gone for a travel and tourism trip to Cape Town, South Africa were stranded following the engagement of a “bogu…

[The Herald] Direct Contact School authorities in Harare have come under fire from some parents after it emerged that their children who had gone for a travel and tourism trip to Cape Town, South Africa were stranded following the engagement of a "bogus" travel agent, The Herald can reveal. Travel and tourism is a subject the school offers under the Cambridge syllabus.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Aviation Police Commander to Be Buried On Thursday

[Monitor] Kampala -Fallen aviation police commander, Caleb Mwesigye, will be laid to rest on Thursday at his ancestral home in Mugore village, Rwemikoma Sub-county, Kazo constituency in Kiruhura District, police have said.

[Monitor] Kampala -Fallen aviation police commander, Caleb Mwesigye, will be laid to rest on Thursday at his ancestral home in Mugore village, Rwemikoma Sub-county, Kazo constituency in Kiruhura District, police have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Unionist Kahiga Poised to Assume Governor’s Mantle in Nyeri

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nyeri Deputy Governor Mutahi Kahiga is set to become the new Governor of Nyeri County following the untimely death of Wahome Gakuru on Tuesday morning.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nyeri Deputy Governor Mutahi Kahiga is set to become the new Governor of Nyeri County following the untimely death of Wahome Gakuru on Tuesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Journalists On Trial for Disturbing IGP’s Peace

[Monitor] City Hall Magistrate’s Court on Monday released on bail two journalists charged with “defaming and disturbing the peace” of the Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura.

[Monitor] City Hall Magistrate's Court on Monday released on bail two journalists charged with "defaming and disturbing the peace" of the Inspector General of Police, Gen Kale Kayihura.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Age Limit Clause Was Not Smuggled Into the Constitution, Says Rugunda

[Monitor] Parliament -The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has told Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee that no article or clause was smuggled into the 1995 Constitution.

[Monitor] Parliament -The Prime Minister Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has told Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Committee that no article or clause was smuggled into the 1995 Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mliswa’s Double Standards Exposed

[The Herald] Norton Member of Parliament Mr Temba Mliswa’s double standards have been exposed after making a major climbdown on the conditions of service for legislators where he has of late been vocal demanding that legislators should get their full b…

[The Herald] Norton Member of Parliament Mr Temba Mliswa's double standards have been exposed after making a major climbdown on the conditions of service for legislators where he has of late been vocal demanding that legislators should get their full benefits, despite his initial refusal to take delivery of a parliamentary vehicle three years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe