Couple Fights Diamond Trust Bank Over U.S.$2,7m ‘Loan’

[Observer] Businessman Francis Nekuusa and his wife Stella Nekuusa are embroiled in a court battle with Diamond Trust bank (DTB) over loans that amount to more than Shs 10bn in a case that could shed more light on what could be seen as suspicious banki…

[Observer] Businessman Francis Nekuusa and his wife Stella Nekuusa are embroiled in a court battle with Diamond Trust bank (DTB) over loans that amount to more than Shs 10bn in a case that could shed more light on what could be seen as suspicious banking practices in the country, writes DERRICK KIYONGA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zuma Must Sign Proclamation to Probe Public Broadcaster

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters has called on President Jacob Zuma to sign a proclamation allowing the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) to probe the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC).

[News24Wire] The Economic Freedom Fighters has called on President Jacob Zuma to sign a proclamation allowing the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) to probe the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Odinga Book Author Goes Missing

[Nation] The whereabouts of the author of a book that alleges that all elections after former President Daniel arap Moi’s regime were rigged through the use of State machinery has gone missing.

[Nation] The whereabouts of the author of a book that alleges that all elections after former President Daniel arap Moi's regime were rigged through the use of State machinery has gone missing.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Risks Religious Wars With Lokodo’s Policy

[Observer] Throughout the past three decades of ‘peace ushered’ in, Ugandans have lived in the knowledge that while collective peace prevails, an individual’s peace only exists when certain lines aren’t crossed.

[Observer] Throughout the past three decades of 'peace ushered' in, Ugandans have lived in the knowledge that while collective peace prevails, an individual's peace only exists when certain lines aren't crossed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Besigye Speaks Out On Bobi Wine Victory

[Observer] Smarting from FDC’s humiliating loss of the Kyadondo East parliamentary seat to Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine, former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has said it is high time political parties abandoned their partisan appr…

[Observer] Smarting from FDC's humiliating loss of the Kyadondo East parliamentary seat to Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu aka Bobi Wine, former presidential candidate Dr Kizza Besigye has said it is high time political parties abandoned their partisan approach to politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Tourism Minister Mutagamba Felt Abandoned – Speaker

[Observer] In sickness, the deceased former minister for Tourism, Maria Mutagamba, felt abandoned by government, Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga said last Tuesday as she paid tribute to the former Rakai Woman MP.

[Observer] In sickness, the deceased former minister for Tourism, Maria Mutagamba, felt abandoned by government, Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga said last Tuesday as she paid tribute to the former Rakai Woman MP.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NRM’s Namayanja Showing the Way for Post-Politics Leadership

[Observer] When the treasurer of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM), Rose Namayanja, announced that she was setting up a foundation in her name, speculation was rife that she was returning to elective politics.

[Observer] When the treasurer of the ruling National Resistance Movement (NRM), Rose Namayanja, announced that she was setting up a foundation in her name, speculation was rife that she was returning to elective politics.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The World Can Bank On EU On Climate Action

[Observer] With the Paris Agreement, the world decided to take responsibility for its present and future, by committing to preserve the very source of life: our planet and its environment.

[Observer] With the Paris Agreement, the world decided to take responsibility for its present and future, by committing to preserve the very source of life: our planet and its environment.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Introduces Scheme to Ease Access to Agriculture Insurance

[New Times] Farmers have for long suffered losses due to different disasters such as floods, drought and pests and diseases. But most local farmers do not insure their farming activities. In case of calamities, they never get any compensation to rebuil…

[New Times] Farmers have for long suffered losses due to different disasters such as floods, drought and pests and diseases. But most local farmers do not insure their farming activities. In case of calamities, they never get any compensation to rebuild their projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda