Stella Nyanzi Ready to Work With Govt

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere Research Fellow Stella Nyanzi, who was recently remanded to Luzira prison for insulting the President, has expressed readiness to work with government if it is willing to join the campaign codenamed #pads4GirlsUG to provide …

[Monitor] Kampala -Makerere Research Fellow Stella Nyanzi, who was recently remanded to Luzira prison for insulting the President, has expressed readiness to work with government if it is willing to join the campaign codenamed #pads4GirlsUG to provide free sanitary pads to less privileged girls across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Beijing Gold Best in My Collection, Says David Rudisha

[Nation] World 800m record-holder David Rudisha is a double world and Olympic champion. Here the Kenyan reflects on his success at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015 after two years of injury struggles.

[Nation] World 800m record-holder David Rudisha is a double world and Olympic champion. Here the Kenyan reflects on his success at the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015 after two years of injury struggles.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Chief Apologises for Brutality Against Civilians

[Monitor] Mbale -Police chief Kale Kayihura has for the first time publicly apologised over police brutality against civilians after publication of gruesome photos of suspects tortured in custody sparked a political firestorm and wide condemnation.

[Monitor] Mbale -Police chief Kale Kayihura has for the first time publicly apologised over police brutality against civilians after publication of gruesome photos of suspects tortured in custody sparked a political firestorm and wide condemnation.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Three Eye Besigye’s Party Top Seat

[Monitor] Kampala -Three people have so far expressed interest in the Opposition Forum for Democratic Change party presidency as the term of the current president, Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu, expires on November 22.

[Monitor] Kampala -Three people have so far expressed interest in the Opposition Forum for Democratic Change party presidency as the term of the current president, Maj Gen Mugisha Muntu, expires on November 22.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Many Feared Dead As ‘Naval Officers’ Attack Police Station

[Premium Times] Several police officers are feared to have been killed Tuesday night after suspected officials of the Nigerian Navy stormed a police division in Calabar, southern Nigeria.

[Premium Times] Several police officers are feared to have been killed Tuesday night after suspected officials of the Nigerian Navy stormed a police division in Calabar, southern Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tobacco Kills Seven Million People, Gulps $1.4 Trillion Annually – WHO

[Premium Times] Tobacco use kills more than seven million people annually and costs over $1.4 trillion in healthcare expenditure and lost productivity, the World Health Organisation, WHO, says.

[Premium Times] Tobacco use kills more than seven million people annually and costs over $1.4 trillion in healthcare expenditure and lost productivity, the World Health Organisation, WHO, says.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Police Officers Flee Arrest Over Torture of Kaweesi Murder Suspects

[Monitor] Kampala -Police officers implicated in the torture of suspects in the killing of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi are on the run after the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Gen Kale Kayihura, ordered their arrest.

[Monitor] Kampala -Police officers implicated in the torture of suspects in the killing of former police spokesperson Andrew Felix Kaweesi are on the run after the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Gen Kale Kayihura, ordered their arrest.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda