Masindi Hospital Nurses Arrested

[Monitor] Masindi -Police in Masindi are holding two nurses from Masindi hospital over alleged negligence that could have caused the death of Judith Kobusinge four hours after giving birth last Tuesday.

[Monitor] Masindi -Police in Masindi are holding two nurses from Masindi hospital over alleged negligence that could have caused the death of Judith Kobusinge four hours after giving birth last Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Here’s What Influences Crafting of Court Sentencing Guidelines

[Monitor] I write in response to an article titled: “New Sentencing guidelines set for magistrates” in the Observer of October 17. In the said article, it is reported that: “The Judiciary has issued sentencing guidelines for lower courts as a way to en…

[Monitor] I write in response to an article titled: "New Sentencing guidelines set for magistrates" in the Observer of October 17. In the said article, it is reported that: "The Judiciary has issued sentencing guidelines for lower courts as a way to ensure uniformity in sentencing."

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Uneb Should Address Gaps in Exams Delivery

[Monitor] The 2016 Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) ended yesterday amid reports of multiple malpractices in parts of the country. While in some areas the exercise went on without hitches, and Uganda National Examination Board (Uneb) should be applau…

[Monitor] The 2016 Primary Leaving Examinations (PLE) ended yesterday amid reports of multiple malpractices in parts of the country. While in some areas the exercise went on without hitches, and Uganda National Examination Board (Uneb) should be applauded for a job well done, we believe they should have done better.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What Buhari Must Do to Get Our Support – Igbo Lawmakers

[Premium Times] The south-east caucus of the House of Representatives on Thursday decried alleged exclusion of the zone in projects to be funded from the $29.9 billion loan proposed by the Federal Government.

[Premium Times] The south-east caucus of the House of Representatives on Thursday decried alleged exclusion of the zone in projects to be funded from the $29.9 billion loan proposed by the Federal Government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

After Senate Threat, INEC Fixes Date for Rivers Re-Run Elections

[Premium Times] A day after a threat by the Nigerian Senate, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed a date for re-run elections in Rivers State.

[Premium Times] A day after a threat by the Nigerian Senate, the Independent National Electoral Commission, INEC, has fixed a date for re-run elections in Rivers State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Rejects Buhari’s ‘Empty’ Fiscal Proposals

[Premium Times] The Senate on Thursday dismissed the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Responsibility Paper sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari, describing the documents as “empty” and not worth considering.

[Premium Times] The Senate on Thursday dismissed the 2017-2019 Medium Term Expenditure Framework and Fiscal Responsibility Paper sent to it by President Muhammadu Buhari, describing the documents as "empty" and not worth considering.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Renewed Tanzania, Kenya Relations Must Be Sustained

[Daily News] Once upon a time during the colonial era, both Tanzania, then known as Tanganyika Territory and Kenya, designated as Protectorate and Colony, the people in both East African countries, fed up with years of foreign domination, waged separat…

[Daily News] Once upon a time during the colonial era, both Tanzania, then known as Tanganyika Territory and Kenya, designated as Protectorate and Colony, the people in both East African countries, fed up with years of foreign domination, waged separate struggles for independence.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania