The Other Side of Kyadondo East By-Election

[Observer] Amidst the general excitement of voters and full glare of cameras capturing the by-election day events in Kyadondo East, JONATHAN KAMOGA traversed the constituency and looked out for some incidents people might have missed.

[Observer] Amidst the general excitement of voters and full glare of cameras capturing the by-election day events in Kyadondo East, JONATHAN KAMOGA traversed the constituency and looked out for some incidents people might have missed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Europe Sees Spike in Women Trafficked for Prostitution

[VOA] Police and aid groups say more than 60 percent of illegal prostitutes in Belgium are trafficked from Nigeria. Many are only teenagers and almost all come from Benin City, a city in the south of Nigeria.

[VOA] Police and aid groups say more than 60 percent of illegal prostitutes in Belgium are trafficked from Nigeria. Many are only teenagers and almost all come from Benin City, a city in the south of Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition, Ruling ANC’s Blamegame for Western Cape Drought

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance and African National Congress MPLs took turns in blaming each other over the causes of the Western Cape drought.The Western Cape legislature debated the crippling effects of the current drought in the province on Thursd…

[News24Wire] Democratic Alliance and African National Congress MPLs took turns in blaming each other over the causes of the Western Cape drought.The Western Cape legislature debated the crippling effects of the current drought in the province on Thursday. The draught was described by Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning MEC, Anton Bredell, as the "worst in the province", in terms of the number of people who were affected.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Over 3000 Children Resettled in Families

[New Times] Over 3000 children from various orphanages in the country have been incorporated in families since 2012, an official of the National Children’s Council said.

[New Times] Over 3000 children from various orphanages in the country have been incorporated in families since 2012, an official of the National Children's Council said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt to Pay Contractors, Suppliers’ Arrears

[Daily News] Dodoma -Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa yesterday assured all suppliers and contractors across the country that the government will soon start paying them after completing the arrears verification exercise.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa yesterday assured all suppliers and contractors across the country that the government will soon start paying them after completing the arrears verification exercise.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mugabe Buys 300 Top Cars for Army Chiefs

[Zimbabwe Independent] The cash-strapped government has splashed millions of dollars on more than 300 top-of-the-range vehicles, which include Toyota Fortuners, Ford Rangers and Toyota Corollas to appease security bosses ahead of the general elections …

[Zimbabwe Independent] The cash-strapped government has splashed millions of dollars on more than 300 top-of-the-range vehicles, which include Toyota Fortuners, Ford Rangers and Toyota Corollas to appease security bosses ahead of the general elections next year, the Zimbabwe Independent can exclusively reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Betty Kyallo Claps Back at ‘Porsche’ Troll on Twitter

[Nation] KTN news anchor Betty Kyallo has had to deal with trolls on social media following claims that a top-of-the-range vehicle she once drove had been confiscated by the owner.

[Nation] KTN news anchor Betty Kyallo has had to deal with trolls on social media following claims that a top-of-the-range vehicle she once drove had been confiscated by the owner.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Kasukuwere Saga Deepens

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE saga involving Zanu PF commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, who stands accused of building parallel structures to topple President Robert Mugabe, has left the party deeply divided and fractured amid intensifying succession-fuelled i…

[Zimbabwe Independent] THE saga involving Zanu PF commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, who stands accused of building parallel structures to topple President Robert Mugabe, has left the party deeply divided and fractured amid intensifying succession-fuelled internal strife.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Must I Be Killed to Prove I’m No Mugabe Agent? – Mawarire

[New Zimbabwe] ACTIVIST cleric Evan Mawarire, arrested again this week for addressing protesting student doctors, has challenged Zimbabweans to embrace a culture of supporting their heroes and heroines whilst they still are alive.

[New Zimbabwe] ACTIVIST cleric Evan Mawarire, arrested again this week for addressing protesting student doctors, has challenged Zimbabweans to embrace a culture of supporting their heroes and heroines whilst they still are alive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe