Zimbabweans ‘Apologise’ Over Grace Mugabe ‘Wrath’

[News24Wire] A group of prominent Zimbabwean political activists on Wednesday apologised to South Africans following the recent assault of a 20 year-old model at a Sandton hotel by President Robert Mugabe’s wife Grace.

[News24Wire] A group of prominent Zimbabwean political activists on Wednesday apologised to South Africans following the recent assault of a 20 year-old model at a Sandton hotel by President Robert Mugabe's wife Grace.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Crime – Public Wants Action, Not Words

[Monitor] Last Saturday, police spokesperson Asan Kasingye issued a statement in which he indicated that the Uganda Police Force had made “significant strides” in investigating the rape and murder over the last four months, of 17 women in Entebbe Munic…

[Monitor] Last Saturday, police spokesperson Asan Kasingye issued a statement in which he indicated that the Uganda Police Force had made "significant strides" in investigating the rape and murder over the last four months, of 17 women in Entebbe Municipality and Wakiso District.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bogus Cops On the Run

[The Herald] Following the disappearance of ex-footballer Misheck Mburayi and Munesuishe Mazarire, who were alleged to be part of a syndicate of bogus cops that have been mounting illegal roadblocks using spikes, the court yesterday freed their alleged…

[The Herald] Following the disappearance of ex-footballer Misheck Mburayi and Munesuishe Mazarire, who were alleged to be part of a syndicate of bogus cops that have been mounting illegal roadblocks using spikes, the court yesterday freed their alleged accomplices from remand after the prosecution indicated that they could not proceed to trial without the pair.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Presidential Age Limit Debate – Priest Appeals to Fellow Clerics

[Monitor] Kabale -The parish priest for Kitanga Parish of Kabale Diocese, Fr Gaetano Batanyenda, has authored a seven-page open letter to senior religious leaders in the country, urging them to convince President Museveni to resist the pressure from so…

[Monitor] Kabale -The parish priest for Kitanga Parish of Kabale Diocese, Fr Gaetano Batanyenda, has authored a seven-page open letter to senior religious leaders in the country, urging them to convince President Museveni to resist the pressure from some MPs to have the presidential age clause in the Constitution removed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Local Producers Look to Expo to Deepen Consumer Awareness

[New Times] As the annual Rwanda International Trade Fair (RITF) enters the third day today, exhibitors are optimistic the number of showgoers will increase following low turn up during the first two days of the event.

[New Times] As the annual Rwanda International Trade Fair (RITF) enters the third day today, exhibitors are optimistic the number of showgoers will increase following low turn up during the first two days of the event.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bunyangabu Struggles to Deliver Services As Government Grants Delay

[Monitor] Bunyangabu -The newly created Bunyangabu District is struggling to deliver services as government has not deposited any money on its accounts to run its operations since its inception on July 1.

[Monitor] Bunyangabu -The newly created Bunyangabu District is struggling to deliver services as government has not deposited any money on its accounts to run its operations since its inception on July 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Forget About Equal Partnership in Global Trade’

[Monitor] Kampala -Least developed countries, including Uganda, should forget about an equal playing field in the global trade arena, the trade and negotiation analysts have said.

[Monitor] Kampala -Least developed countries, including Uganda, should forget about an equal playing field in the global trade arena, the trade and negotiation analysts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda