Jah Prayzah Retraces His Roots

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Biblical saying that “blessed is the hand that giveth” aptly describes Uzumba-bred musician Jah Prayzah’s strong sense of social obligation and charity as he believes that it is always better to give than to receive.

[Zimbabwe Standard] The Biblical saying that "blessed is the hand that giveth" aptly describes Uzumba-bred musician Jah Prayzah's strong sense of social obligation and charity as he believes that it is always better to give than to receive.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ban Election Thieves for 10 Years – Judges

[Monitor] Kampala -A three-member panel of Court of Appeal judges hearing parliamentary election petitions has asked Parliament to amend the electoral laws to bar any person convicted for electoral offence from contesting for at least a decade.

[Monitor] Kampala -A three-member panel of Court of Appeal judges hearing parliamentary election petitions has asked Parliament to amend the electoral laws to bar any person convicted for electoral offence from contesting for at least a decade.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Special Report – How Buhari Administration’s School Feeding Programme Increases Pupil Enrolment Amidst Challenges

[Premium Times] There was an air of excitement among the children as the bell rang signalling the period for their recess. Neatly dressed uniformed women, with aprons gathered around large plastic warmers, dished out food in small bowls in fulfilment o…

[Premium Times] There was an air of excitement among the children as the bell rang signalling the period for their recess. Neatly dressed uniformed women, with aprons gathered around large plastic warmers, dished out food in small bowls in fulfilment of a daily ritual of feeding school children for whom billions of naira have been provided as part of a federal government programme to provide a meal for children in primary schools from classes 1-3.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

U.S.-Based Nigerian Model Sues Bank for Alleged Illegal Use of Her Photo for Advert

[Premium Times] A Nigerian model based in the United States of America, Nneoma Anosike, has filed an action against Wema Bank PLC before a Lagos Division of the Federal High Court for allegedly using her photos for commercial purposes without authoriza…

[Premium Times] A Nigerian model based in the United States of America, Nneoma Anosike, has filed an action against Wema Bank PLC before a Lagos Division of the Federal High Court for allegedly using her photos for commercial purposes without authorization.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Celebrated Speaker Can’t Wait to Be in Uganda

[Monitor] International motivation speaker, Charles Marcus is coming to town. He is billed for the globally acclaimed book Success Is Not a Spectator Sport: How to Take Action and Achieve More. He is also contributor of the New York Times. He will be c…

[Monitor] International motivation speaker, Charles Marcus is coming to town. He is billed for the globally acclaimed book Success Is Not a Spectator Sport: How to Take Action and Achieve More. He is also contributor of the New York Times. He will be coming for one night at the end of June.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Akwa Ibom Governor Says State Lacks Funds for LG Elections

[Premium Times] Despite his state being one of the wealthiest in the country, Governor Udom Emmanuel said on Sunday that Akwa Ibom has no money to conduct local government elections.

[Premium Times] Despite his state being one of the wealthiest in the country, Governor Udom Emmanuel said on Sunday that Akwa Ibom has no money to conduct local government elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Let Yellow Fever Vaccination Process Be Transparent

[Monitor] The Ministry of Health announced last week that it has started issuing new standardised yellow fever vaccination cards as a measure to avert forgeries. This is a welcome move, especially for Ugandans intending to travel, many of whom have bee…

[Monitor] The Ministry of Health announced last week that it has started issuing new standardised yellow fever vaccination cards as a measure to avert forgeries. This is a welcome move, especially for Ugandans intending to travel, many of whom have been inconvenienced upon reaching Entebbe Airport, when it is discovered that they either do not have the certificates or were carrying certificates that were issued by unauthorised facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Irfan Century Keeps Uganda Believing

[Monitor] Kampala -Team Uganda retained slim hopes of progressing at the ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division Three tournament after beating Malaysia by four wickets at Lugogo Oval on Saturday.

[Monitor] Kampala -Team Uganda retained slim hopes of progressing at the ICC World Cricket League (WCL) Division Three tournament after beating Malaysia by four wickets at Lugogo Oval on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Unicef Pushes for State Action to End Violence Against Children

[Daily Trust] The United Nations Children’s Fund has called on states across the country to begin campaigns to end violence against children and adopt the Child Rights Act.

[Daily Trust] The United Nations Children's Fund has called on states across the country to begin campaigns to end violence against children and adopt the Child Rights Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria