Find Long-Term Solution to Recurrent Hunger

[Monitor] This paper yesterday reported that five people have died as famine hits Kanungu and Rukungiri districts in western Uganda. In Rukungiri District alone, more than 900 families in Bwambara Sub-county are reportedly suffering from acute food sho…

[Monitor] This paper yesterday reported that five people have died as famine hits Kanungu and Rukungiri districts in western Uganda. In Rukungiri District alone, more than 900 families in Bwambara Sub-county are reportedly suffering from acute food shortage.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Boko Haram Can Be Defeated, Ex-Defence Chief

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Chief of Defence Staff, General Martin-Luther Agwai, Thursday, tasked the Nigerian Army authorities to train all Army personnel, irrespective of professional background, as infantry soldiers, saying it was the panacea to defeat…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Former Chief of Defence Staff, General Martin-Luther Agwai, Thursday, tasked the Nigerian Army authorities to train all Army personnel, irrespective of professional background, as infantry soldiers, saying it was the panacea to defeating Boko Haram terrorists in the North East.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Working Towards a Budget That Leaves Nobody Behind

[Monitor] The hurdles faced by a woman in a remote village somewhere in Karamoja aren’t hard to imagine: She may have dropped out of school, with limited ability to be productive in the labour market. She got married underage, exposing her to maternal …

[Monitor] The hurdles faced by a woman in a remote village somewhere in Karamoja aren't hard to imagine: She may have dropped out of school, with limited ability to be productive in the labour market. She got married underage, exposing her to maternal mortality and now she is trying to raise her children with a cloud of challenges over her head - food insecurity and little or no access to basic essentials.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Don’t Tribalise Apaa Land, It Will Cause More Conflict

[Monitor] I come from Atiak, a sleepy trading centre on the Gulu- Nimule road. The trading centre was somewhat jolted to life from its slumber about the time South Sudan got independence and the Gulu- Nimule road rumbled to life.

[Monitor] I come from Atiak, a sleepy trading centre on the Gulu- Nimule road. The trading centre was somewhat jolted to life from its slumber about the time South Sudan got independence and the Gulu- Nimule road rumbled to life.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Full List – Keyamo, 29 Others Named Senior Advocates of Nigeria

[Premium Times] The Legal Practitioners’ Privileges Committee (LPPC) on Thursday announced the appointment of 30 legal practitioners to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN.

[Premium Times] The Legal Practitioners' Privileges Committee (LPPC) on Thursday announced the appointment of 30 legal practitioners to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria, SAN.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Obasanjo Planning to Assassinate Biafra Leader – Group

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has alleged that former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo was planning to assassinate Mazi Nnamdi Kanu through a military coup.

[Vanguard] The Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) has alleged that former President Chief Olusegun Obasanjo was planning to assassinate Mazi Nnamdi Kanu through a military coup.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Onus On Baby Cranes to Seal World Cup Spot

[Monitor] Nairobi -It is not a win or bust situation. After keeping a clean slate in all their four encounters at the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Africa U-19 World Cup Qualifier, the Baby Cricket Cranes have destiny in their own hands.

[Monitor] Nairobi -It is not a win or bust situation. After keeping a clean slate in all their four encounters at the ongoing International Cricket Council (ICC) Africa U-19 World Cup Qualifier, the Baby Cricket Cranes have destiny in their own hands.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Paris Club Loan Refunds Allegation – Gov. Yari Threatens Showdown With EFCC

[Premium Times] Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara has threatened showdown with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for accusing him of diverting part of Paris Club loan refunds.

[Premium Times] Gov. Abdulaziz Yari of Zamfara has threatened showdown with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for accusing him of diverting part of Paris Club loan refunds.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

President, Acting President Is the Presidency – Malami Clarifies

[Vanguard] The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mallam Abubakar Malami, has, while clearing the air surrounding the statement he made yesterday, saying “the President – and in this case the Acting President – is the Presidenc…

[Vanguard] The Attorney-General of the Federation and Minister of Justice, Mallam Abubakar Malami, has, while clearing the air surrounding the statement he made yesterday, saying "the President - and in this case the Acting President - is the Presidency, and therefore cannot be disowned by the Presidency."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria