RDP Recipients Want Mouldy, Cracked Houses Fixed

[GroundUp] Providing homes to people who cannot afford to buy their own is only the first part of the challenge for the South African state when it comes to fixing the housing crisis. Once houses are built, they need maintenance, especially if they hav…

[GroundUp] Providing homes to people who cannot afford to buy their own is only the first part of the challenge for the South African state when it comes to fixing the housing crisis. Once houses are built, they need maintenance, especially if they have been built on the cheap. With massive unemployment, the residents of RDP houses can seldom afford the upkeep.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Still Not Free’ – the Fate of Sudanese Christians

[Nuba Reports] It was unexpected but much welcomed news. On May 11, Sudan President Omar Al-Bashir pardoned Pastor Hassan Abdulrahim from the Nuba Mountains, along with a Darfur activist, Abdulmoneim Abdelmoula.

[Nuba Reports] It was unexpected but much welcomed news. On May 11, Sudan President Omar Al-Bashir pardoned Pastor Hassan Abdulrahim from the Nuba Mountains, along with a Darfur activist, Abdulmoneim Abdelmoula.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Pres. Lungu Stands With Junior Chipolopolo Ahead Of Crucial Match

President Edgar Lungu has wished Zambia’s under-20 well as they take on Germany at the FIFA World Cup. The Head of State is confident the lads will rise to the occasion and make the country proud. President Lungu says he … Continued

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President Edgar Lungu has wished Zambia’s under-20 well as they take on Germany at the FIFA World Cup. The Head of State is confident the lads will rise to the occasion and make the country proud. President Lungu says he will be watching the match kicking at 13:00 hours Zambian time. BELOW IS A STATEMENT BY FAZ PRESIDENT LUNGU TIPS ZAMBIA TO BEAT GERMANY Republican President Edgar Lungu has sent a message of goodwill to the Zambia Under-20 National team ahead of their round of 16 encounter against Germany at the on-going FIFA World Cup in South Korea. President Lungu says the country is very proud of what the junior Chipolopolo boys have so far achieved at the on-going tournament. “The World Cup is a very big stage but you have proved to everyone that you can compete at the highest level of the game. Your performances at the tournament are clear testament of your hard work and discipline.†He said the whole Zambia will today be rallying behind the junior Chipolopolo boys as they take on one- time U-20 world champions Germany. “I want to let you know that the whole Zambia will be glued to the television as you take on your next opponents. We are all with you in spirit and we are confident that with your hard-work and courage, you will be victorious. Please enjoy the game and God bless you all.†The Republican president delivered the message through FAZ Head of Delegation and Executive Committee member Brenda Kunda. Source: bolazambia The post Pres. Lungu Stands With Junior Chipolopolo Ahead Of Crucial Match appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Nation Media Group Uganda Outlets Eye Digital-First Future

[Monitor] Nation Media Group is refocussing its editorial outlook into a diversified and digital-first future, Editor-in-Chief Tom Mshindi said today, charting a roadmap for the Group’s operations in Uganda.

[Monitor] Nation Media Group is refocussing its editorial outlook into a diversified and digital-first future, Editor-in-Chief Tom Mshindi said today, charting a roadmap for the Group's operations in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cranes Enter Busy Period With Resolve

[Monitor] Kampala -The national team will play 11 matches, two of them friendlies, in a space of five months starting June, with more trial games to be confirmed in-between Uganda Cranes last played a match on March 23 this year. But that was only a 1-…

[Monitor] Kampala -The national team will play 11 matches, two of them friendlies, in a space of five months starting June, with more trial games to be confirmed in-between Uganda Cranes last played a match on March 23 this year. But that was only a 1-1 friendly with Kenya in Machakos.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Soldiers Guard Private Farms As Land Wrangles Escalates

[Monitor] Nwoya -Residents of Lungulu and Got Opwoyo Sub-counties in Nwoya District are living in fear following deployment of UPDF soldiers to guard several farms owned by individuals involved in land wrangles.

[Monitor] Nwoya -Residents of Lungulu and Got Opwoyo Sub-counties in Nwoya District are living in fear following deployment of UPDF soldiers to guard several farms owned by individuals involved in land wrangles.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Another Judgement Day for Kazinda

[Monitor] Kampala -Today Anti-Corruption Court is expected to deliver its judgment in a case were jailed former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) Geoffrey Kazinda is accused of embezzlement.

[Monitor] Kampala -Today Anti-Corruption Court is expected to deliver its judgment in a case were jailed former principal accountant in the Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) Geoffrey Kazinda is accused of embezzlement.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda