Report Blames Museveni for Judicial Commission’s Poor Work

[Monitor] Kampala -A new report has blamed President Museveni for the huge case backlog choking the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) with a staggering 780 complaints reported by court users against judicial officers and only 106 cases having been conc…

[Monitor] Kampala -A new report has blamed President Museveni for the huge case backlog choking the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) with a staggering 780 complaints reported by court users against judicial officers and only 106 cases having been concluded by the end of 2014/15 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Bodyguard Rested for EU Visit – Presidency

[New Era] Windhoek -Presidential press secretary, Albertus Aochamub, yesterday explained contrary to a media report that the exclusion of President Hage Geingob’s chief of security on a recent trip to France and the United Kingdom was due to a change i…

[New Era] Windhoek -Presidential press secretary, Albertus Aochamub, yesterday explained contrary to a media report that the exclusion of President Hage Geingob's chief of security on a recent trip to France and the United Kingdom was due to a change in shifts.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

UL ‘Secular’ Since When? Let It Not Be Since Emmett Dennis

[Observer] The Daily Observer on Wednesday received a phone call from the President of the University of Liberia, Dr. Emmett Dennis. He was reacting to the newspaper’s Wednesday Editorial urging him to hold a Baccalaureate Service for this year’s gradu…

[Observer] The Daily Observer on Wednesday received a phone call from the President of the University of Liberia, Dr. Emmett Dennis. He was reacting to the newspaper's Wednesday Editorial urging him to hold a Baccalaureate Service for this year's graduates and refrain from breaking academia's ancient, splendid and solemn tradition of offering graduates, most especially of the nation's highest institution of learning, the University of Liberia, a spiritual parting couched in the Word of God.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Offenders Will Not Escape Justice – ICC’s Bensouda

[Monitor] Burdened by weighty cases and its often polarising indictments, the International Criminal Court’s Chief Prosecutor, Ms Fatou Bensouda, has said diplomatic ping pong by member states and unwillingness to arrest some indictees is “frustrating”.

[Monitor] Burdened by weighty cases and its often polarising indictments, the International Criminal Court's Chief Prosecutor, Ms Fatou Bensouda, has said diplomatic ping pong by member states and unwillingness to arrest some indictees is "frustrating".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

88-Year-Old Woman Drops Dead After Receiving Shs50,000 Government Grant

[Monitor] Shock gripped elders who had converged in Morugatuny Sub County, Amuria District to receive their elderly monthly emoluments under the Social Assistance grant for empowerment (SAGE) after one of their members dropped to death.

[Monitor] Shock gripped elders who had converged in Morugatuny Sub County, Amuria District to receive their elderly monthly emoluments under the Social Assistance grant for empowerment (SAGE) after one of their members dropped to death.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Makarau Fighting a Lost Battle

[The Herald] Joram Nyathi -I WANT to believe a free and fair election should be one which reflects the will of the people, not the wishes of a political party. That means every political party wishing to contest in an election must appeal to what a maj…

[The Herald] Joram Nyathi -I WANT to believe a free and fair election should be one which reflects the will of the people, not the wishes of a political party. That means every political party wishing to contest in an election must appeal to what a majority of people who qualify and are willing to vote want.That being the case, an electoral system must allow for the greatest possible number of eligible voters to do so on election day.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Sirleaf Receives Audit Report On Executive Mansion Renovation – Assures Action to Ensure Accountability for Public Resources

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received from the General Auditing Commission, the Audit Report on renovation works at the Executive Mansion. The audit was commissioned by the Liberian leader earlier in 2016.

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has received from the General Auditing Commission, the Audit Report on renovation works at the Executive Mansion. The audit was commissioned by the Liberian leader earlier in 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Golf – Stapleton Flies Flag for SA in India

[Sascoc] Shaun Stapleton is the last man standing in the 116th Amateur Golf Championship of India after Western Province senior Francois le Roux was eliminated in the first round of the match play stage on Thursday.

[Sascoc] Shaun Stapleton is the last man standing in the 116th Amateur Golf Championship of India after Western Province senior Francois le Roux was eliminated in the first round of the match play stage on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa