Crime Preventer Arrested Over Impersonating Gulu DPC

[Observer] Police in Aswa region have arrested a renowned local musician-turned crime preventer for allegedly impersonating Gulu District Police Commander (DPC) with intent to extort money from the public.

[Observer] Police in Aswa region have arrested a renowned local musician-turned crime preventer for allegedly impersonating Gulu District Police Commander (DPC) with intent to extort money from the public.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘27,000 Nigerian Migrants Died Last Year’

[Guardian] Twenty-seven thousand Nigerians seeking greener pasture abroad died in their quest to reach Europe through the desert and sea in 2016, according to a non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International.

[Guardian] Twenty-seven thousand Nigerians seeking greener pasture abroad died in their quest to reach Europe through the desert and sea in 2016, according to a non-governmental organisation, RARDUJA International.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Use Mediation to Solve Land Rows, Locals Urged

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

[Monitor] Nwoya/Amuru -Land probe commissioners have advised residents of Acholi sub-region to settle for mediation as the best alternative for solving escalating land disputes in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

APC Govt Is a PDP Govt – Sule Lamido

[Premium Times] A former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, recently wrote members of the Peoples Democratic Party on his intention to seek the presidential ticket of the party for the 2019 General Election.

[Premium Times] A former Jigawa State governor, Sule Lamido, recently wrote members of the Peoples Democratic Party on his intention to seek the presidential ticket of the party for the 2019 General Election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nairobi Only Used 14% of Budget on Development in 2016-2017

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County government spent only Sh3.7 billion for development against a target of Sh11.3 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year, which 14 percent of total revenue.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Nairobi County government spent only Sh3.7 billion for development against a target of Sh11.3 billion in the 2016/2017 financial year, which 14 percent of total revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Our Parliament Is Being Dissolved Through Bribery

[Monitor] In 2005, a bizarre proposal for constitution amendment to grant the Executive power to dissolve Parliament was mooted. One may argue that it was brought to divert legislators’ wrath in order to make the lifting of term limits appear like a le…

[Monitor] In 2005, a bizarre proposal for constitution amendment to grant the Executive power to dissolve Parliament was mooted. One may argue that it was brought to divert legislators' wrath in order to make the lifting of term limits appear like a lesser evil. This time round, the land Amendment and the age limit amendment Bills came together. Initially, the age limit amendment, like a pregnancy, was being denied. It is now being midwifed by the committee whose business we all know is a mere formality.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya Lionesses Eye World Rugby Core Status

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women’s rugby sevens team target to attain World Rugby Sevens Series core status when they line up at the qualifiers in Hong Kong April next year and head coach Kevin Wambua is confident they can achieve the target.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The national women's rugby sevens team target to attain World Rugby Sevens Series core status when they line up at the qualifiers in Hong Kong April next year and head coach Kevin Wambua is confident they can achieve the target.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya