Army Chief Urges Media Restraint in Reporting Boko Haram

[Premium Times] The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, has again called on the Nigerian media, especially online publications, to be patriotic in their reportage of the Boko Haram activities.

[Premium Times] The Chief of Army Staff, Tukur Buratai, has again called on the Nigerian media, especially online publications, to be patriotic in their reportage of the Boko Haram activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling Party Legal Adviser Accused of Bribing Judge

[Premium Times] The National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress, Muiz Banire, has offered to resign from his post pending the conclusion of investigations into his alleged bribery of a judge.

[Premium Times] The National Legal Adviser of the All Progressives Congress, Muiz Banire, has offered to resign from his post pending the conclusion of investigations into his alleged bribery of a judge.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Boko Haram Is Killing More Soldiers – Top Military Officer

[Premium Times] Nigeria has been in mourning since Saturday when news broke that Muhammad Abu-Ali, a lieutenant colonel, and Nigerian Army’s most efficient fighter died in battle alongside five soldiers during an exchange of battle with the terrorist B…

[Premium Times] Nigeria has been in mourning since Saturday when news broke that Muhammad Abu-Ali, a lieutenant colonel, and Nigerian Army's most efficient fighter died in battle alongside five soldiers during an exchange of battle with the terrorist Boko Haram.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Comedians Don’t Find ‘Hate Speech Bill’ Funny

[Premium Times] Professional comedians in South Africa have cautioned the country’s parliament against the adoption of the Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill, calling it “too broad and very restrictive”.

[Premium Times] Professional comedians in South Africa have cautioned the country's parliament against the adoption of the Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill, calling it "too broad and very restrictive".

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

I Played Chess to Prove a Point

[Monitor] Robert Katende’s background is like that of the children he has coached over years. Perhaps even worse. He was orphaned at an early age and lived on handouts from relatives.

[Monitor] Robert Katende's background is like that of the children he has coached over years. Perhaps even worse. He was orphaned at an early age and lived on handouts from relatives.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Middle Income, Here We Come – 15th Century Solutions to 21st Century Problems

[Monitor] In January 1986 at King’s College Budo, the air was laden with apprehension. The peace talks, a.k.a ‘peace jokes’ in Nairobi between the Uganda government led by Gen Tito Lutwa Okello and Yoweri Museveni leader of the rebel National Resistanc…

[Monitor] In January 1986 at King's College Budo, the air was laden with apprehension. The peace talks, a.k.a 'peace jokes' in Nairobi between the Uganda government led by Gen Tito Lutwa Okello and Yoweri Museveni leader of the rebel National Resistance Army (NRA) had failed. NRA was fast approaching Kampala. Masaka Road had been cut off. There was no water or electricity.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Asked to Investigate Royal Guards

[Monitor] Bundibugyo -The Bundibugyo District chairperson has asked the government to investigate the endless recruitment of royal guards among cultural institutions in Rwenzori sub-region.

[Monitor] Bundibugyo -The Bundibugyo District chairperson has asked the government to investigate the endless recruitment of royal guards among cultural institutions in Rwenzori sub-region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda