Security Council Briefed On Proposal to Reduce Number of AU-UN Troops in Darfur

[UN News] The African Union (AU) and the United Nations are proposing 44 per cent and 30 per cent reductions in their troop and police presence in Sudan’s Darfur region as a step towards an eventual exit, a senior UN peacekeeping official told the Secu…

[UN News] The African Union (AU) and the United Nations are proposing 44 per cent and 30 per cent reductions in their troop and police presence in Sudan's Darfur region as a step towards an eventual exit, a senior UN peacekeeping official told the Security Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Diaspora Returnee, Dr Mutema to Deliver Speech At UK Convention

[Monitor] After working and living in the United States for two decades, Dr Nandawula Kanyerezi Mutema will return to the diaspora ahead of the Uganda Convention UK (UCUK) on September 17 not as a member of the Diasporans, but as an inspiration.

[Monitor] After working and living in the United States for two decades, Dr Nandawula Kanyerezi Mutema will return to the diaspora ahead of the Uganda Convention UK (UCUK) on September 17 not as a member of the Diasporans, but as an inspiration.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Budget 2017-2018 Highlights – Upgrading Infrastructure to Encourage Future Developments

[Government of Mauritius] Building the infrastructure that best fits the future and improving the quality of life are the main concerns of the 2017-2018 Budget, underlined the Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jug…

[Government of Mauritius] Building the infrastructure that best fits the future and improving the quality of life are the main concerns of the 2017-2018 Budget, underlined the Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jugnauth.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Budget 2017-2018 Highlights – Measures for Women Empowerment and Child Development

[Government of Mauritius] Government is aiming to promote gender equality and cater for the rights and development of children as well as providing adequate social protection to the poor and vulnerable families, the Prime Minister, Minister of Finance …

[Government of Mauritius] Government is aiming to promote gender equality and cater for the rights and development of children as well as providing adequate social protection to the poor and vulnerable families, the Prime Minister, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Jugnauth, underlined in the 2017-2018 Budget speech.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

National Champions St John’s Launch Title Hunt

[Nation] Depleted reigning national secondary schools girls’ football defending champions St John’s Kaloleni have a date with Kajembe secondary of Mombasa this morning as the Coast Region games begin at Kilifi on Thursday.

[Nation] Depleted reigning national secondary schools girls' football defending champions St John's Kaloleni have a date with Kajembe secondary of Mombasa this morning as the Coast Region games begin at Kilifi on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Suspension of Opposition MPs Paves Way for One-Way Legislation

[Zambia Reports] The suspension of 48 United Party for National Development was long coming. For a long time they had been pushing to see how far the Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini could go in tolerating their innuendos and at times …

[Zambia Reports] The suspension of 48 United Party for National Development was long coming. For a long time they had been pushing to see how far the Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini could go in tolerating their innuendos and at times full blown outright provocative stunts. Matibini had occasionally in the past come close to meting out maximum punishment but has been retrained.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Vet Lab’s Karano Wins Stanbic Title

[Nation] Vet Lab Sports Club lady captain Mary Karano clinched the first division title in the Stanbic Bank Muthaiga Ladies Open played at the par 71 Muthaiga Golf Club course at the weekend.

[Nation] Vet Lab Sports Club lady captain Mary Karano clinched the first division title in the Stanbic Bank Muthaiga Ladies Open played at the par 71 Muthaiga Golf Club course at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya