Muslims Push for Islamic Family Law

[Monitor] Kampala -Muslims in the country are pushing for inclusion of Islamic Family Law in the police training curriculum for fair legal aid, guidance and support.

[Monitor] Kampala -Muslims in the country are pushing for inclusion of Islamic Family Law in the police training curriculum for fair legal aid, guidance and support.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Local Company Seeks to Address Information Gap in Housing Sector

[New Times] Despite the opportunities and demand in the local real estate and housing sector, a majority of potential home owners say that there is often inadequate information on available options.

[New Times] Despite the opportunities and demand in the local real estate and housing sector, a majority of potential home owners say that there is often inadequate information on available options.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rift Valley Railways Workers Call Off Strike

[Monitor] Kampala -Rift Valley Railways (RVR) workers who went on strike last Thursday, protesting what they called the “unfair” dismissal of their colleagues, have resumed work.

[Monitor] Kampala -Rift Valley Railways (RVR) workers who went on strike last Thursday, protesting what they called the "unfair" dismissal of their colleagues, have resumed work.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Man Arrested Over Torture of Children

[New Times] Police in Rwamagana District are holding a 39-year-old man for allegations of torturing three children over alleged theft of his bag and money amounting to Rwf27,500.

[New Times] Police in Rwamagana District are holding a 39-year-old man for allegations of torturing three children over alleged theft of his bag and money amounting to Rwf27,500.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Businessman Mbuga Accused of Tax Evasion

[Monitor] Kampala -Businessman Sulaiman Mbuga commonly referred to as SK Mbuga is today expected to defend himself against charges of tax evasion before the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA).

[Monitor] Kampala -Businessman Sulaiman Mbuga commonly referred to as SK Mbuga is today expected to defend himself against charges of tax evasion before the Uganda Revenue Authority (URA).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

How Rwanda, Region Can Boost Power Generation and Access

[New Times] Last week, Rwanda joined the global universal energy initiative, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All), a United Nations-led initiative geared toward actions and commitments to positively transform the world’s energy systems. The initiative p…

[New Times] Last week, Rwanda joined the global universal energy initiative, Sustainable Energy for All (SE4All), a United Nations-led initiative geared toward actions and commitments to positively transform the world's energy systems. The initiative promotes universal access to energy to facilitate sustainable development.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Government to Pay Shs360 Billion South Sudan Debt to Traders

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda will pay more than Shs360 billion to its traders who years ago supplied goods to the government of South Sudan now encumbered by instability. The money will be treated as a loan to South Sudan to be paid back within 50 months …

[Monitor] Kampala -Uganda will pay more than Shs360 billion to its traders who years ago supplied goods to the government of South Sudan now encumbered by instability. The money will be treated as a loan to South Sudan to be paid back within 50 months at 6 per cent interest after the first year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

MPs Seek to Postpone 2017 Polls

[Nation] MPs are quietly discussing the possibility of pushing the date for the next elections following the amendment of a law that has made it difficult for the electoral commission to meet deadlines ahead of the 2017 polls.

[Nation] MPs are quietly discussing the possibility of pushing the date for the next elections following the amendment of a law that has made it difficult for the electoral commission to meet deadlines ahead of the 2017 polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya