Matriculation Board Releases Results of Mock Examination

[Vanguard] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has released results of the Mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) conducted on Saturday.

[Vanguard] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) says it has released results of the Mock Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examinations (UTME) conducted on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We Must All Be Part of Blood Donation Campaign

[Monitor] On Monday (Labour Day), I was in an omnibus on my way from Masaka to Kampala, a woman and two men sat next to me. They started talking about a funeral they had just attended. The woman narrated what transpired prior to the death of a 13-year-…

[Monitor] On Monday (Labour Day), I was in an omnibus on my way from Masaka to Kampala, a woman and two men sat next to me. They started talking about a funeral they had just attended. The woman narrated what transpired prior to the death of a 13-year-old girl.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mzee Wacha-Olwol Was One of the Distinguished Sons of This Country

[Monitor] Mzee Yoweri Hunter Wacha-Olwol was one of the distinguished sons of this country who played a significant role in our nation’s history. From a teacher in different schools and service in several government departments, and later, as one of th…

[Monitor] Mzee Yoweri Hunter Wacha-Olwol was one of the distinguished sons of this country who played a significant role in our nation's history. From a teacher in different schools and service in several government departments, and later, as one of the country's representatives who went to London in 1961 to negotiate for Independence from Britain, Mzee Wacha-Olwol later, became a member of the three-man Presidential Commission that led the country following the removal of president Godfrey Binaisa from power in May

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Latest – Cde Chinotimba Hands Over Furniture

[The Herald] Buhera West Constituency legislator Cde Joseph Chinotimba today handed over furniture worth $4 500 to Cde Dickson Chinx Chingaira’s wife at their Sentosa home that was handed to the family by First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe this week.

[The Herald] Buhera West Constituency legislator Cde Joseph Chinotimba today handed over furniture worth $4 500 to Cde Dickson Chinx Chingaira's wife at their Sentosa home that was handed to the family by First Lady Dr Grace Mugabe this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

National Assembly Fails to Pass 2017 Budget Before Expiration of 2016 Budget

[Premium Times] It has now emerged Nigeria’s 2017 budget proposal will be passed at least days after the expiration of the current 2016 budget, after the National Assembly failed to pass the 2017 appropriations bill today, Thursday, which is the last d…

[Premium Times] It has now emerged Nigeria's 2017 budget proposal will be passed at least days after the expiration of the current 2016 budget, after the National Assembly failed to pass the 2017 appropriations bill today, Thursday, which is the last day the lawmakers have for business in the week.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jinja Returning Officer Quits Electoral Commission

[Monitor] Jinja -Following complaints from the electorate, the Jinja District returning officer, Mr Anthony Ambrose Mwaita, has stepped down forcing the Electoral Commission (EC) to appoint Mr Rogers Sserunjogi as his replacement.

[Monitor] Jinja -Following complaints from the electorate, the Jinja District returning officer, Mr Anthony Ambrose Mwaita, has stepped down forcing the Electoral Commission (EC) to appoint Mr Rogers Sserunjogi as his replacement.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Should Encourage, Not Curtail Press Freedom

[Monitor] On Wednesday, May 3, journalists marked the World Press Freedom Day. Press freedom, among other tenets, is crucial in advancing democracy. No country that claims to be a democracy can be certified to be so unless its democratic credential is …

[Monitor] On Wednesday, May 3, journalists marked the World Press Freedom Day. Press freedom, among other tenets, is crucial in advancing democracy. No country that claims to be a democracy can be certified to be so unless its democratic credential is clean.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda