Crystal Telecom Suffers Effects of MTN $8.5 Million Fine

[East African] The Crystal Telecom share price has shed five percentage points after the regulator slapped a $8.5 million fine on MTN Rwanda for hosting its IT hub in Uganda.

[East African] The Crystal Telecom share price has shed five percentage points after the regulator slapped a $8.5 million fine on MTN Rwanda for hosting its IT hub in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kaweesi Murder Suspects’ Wives Too Broke to Feed Children

[Observer] Wives of the 20 suspects in the murder of Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi yesterday tested the patience of prison warders as they forcefully attempted to dump the prisoners’ children in the court cells where their …

[Observer] Wives of the 20 suspects in the murder of Assistant Inspector General of Police Andrew Felix Kaweesi yesterday tested the patience of prison warders as they forcefully attempted to dump the prisoners' children in the court cells where their fathers were being held.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

NNPC, Bayelsa Govt to Build Power Plant

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said that it has entered into a partnership with the Bayelsa State Government to build a power plant in the state.

[Vanguard] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, yesterday, said that it has entered into a partnership with the Bayelsa State Government to build a power plant in the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Museveni Repeats Calls for Nyerere to Be Made a Saint

[Observer] President Yoweri Museveni has said that he would be happy if the Catholic Church made former Tanzania president, Julius Nyerere, a saint because of his courage to fight for social justice during his time.

[Observer] President Yoweri Museveni has said that he would be happy if the Catholic Church made former Tanzania president, Julius Nyerere, a saint because of his courage to fight for social justice during his time.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

3 Die, As Truck Runs Into NDDC’s MD, Ekere’s Convoy

[Vanguard] Two policemen and one civilian were confirmed dead in a road accident that involved Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Nsima Ekere, along Ikot Abasi-Uyo Road, yesterday morning.

[Vanguard] Two policemen and one civilian were confirmed dead in a road accident that involved Managing Director, Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC, Mr. Nsima Ekere, along Ikot Abasi-Uyo Road, yesterday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

May the Last Journalist Not Switch Off the Lights, Please!

[Observer] Writing about Uganda Radio Network (URN) as the subject of his Reuters fellowship in 2016, journalist James Tumusiime argues for media outside the market as a possibility for sustenance of the industry.

[Observer] Writing about Uganda Radio Network (URN) as the subject of his Reuters fellowship in 2016, journalist James Tumusiime argues for media outside the market as a possibility for sustenance of the industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda