Fire Guts Bukalasa College Dormitory

[Monitor] Luweero -More than 120 students of Bukalasa Agriculture College in Luweero District were left without personal belongings, including scholastic materials, after a fire destroyed their dormitory on Saturday.

[Monitor] Luweero -More than 120 students of Bukalasa Agriculture College in Luweero District were left without personal belongings, including scholastic materials, after a fire destroyed their dormitory on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Precarious Fate of Ethiopian Forest Coffee

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopian Forest Coffee is an extraordinary product that belongs in the forefronts of the current trend of a niche market that emphasises high qualities, single origins, specific varietals and small lots. But it remains mainly undiffere…

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopian Forest Coffee is an extraordinary product that belongs in the forefronts of the current trend of a niche market that emphasises high qualities, single origins, specific varietals and small lots. But it remains mainly undifferentiated in the marketplace. That though is about to change with a new certification scheme by an overseas-based NGO, writes Ambessaw Assegued (assegued@anfilo.com).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Crack Down on Gangs

[Nation] For a country grappling with the grave terrorist threat spilling over from lawless Somalia, the emergence of organised criminal gangs only compounds the situation. The people are exposed to double jeopardy: They have to contend with homegrown …

[Nation] For a country grappling with the grave terrorist threat spilling over from lawless Somalia, the emergence of organised criminal gangs only compounds the situation. The people are exposed to double jeopardy: They have to contend with homegrown crooks and also the terrorists, who have caused so much pain with deadly attacks in northeastern, Nairobi and other regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Police Chief Gives 30-Day Deadline to Senior Officers

[Monitor] Kampala -The new Inspector General of Police (IGP) has given police directors one month to streamline their departments to fit strict policing standards or be relieved of their duties.

[Monitor] Kampala -The new Inspector General of Police (IGP) has given police directors one month to streamline their departments to fit strict policing standards or be relieved of their duties.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Government Set to Step Up Fight Against Poaching, Trafficking

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Dr Hamis Kigwangalla, says his office will continue fighting poachers, smuggling of forestry products and taking legal measures on civil servants behind such illegal trades.

[Daily News] Dodoma -THE Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Dr Hamis Kigwangalla, says his office will continue fighting poachers, smuggling of forestry products and taking legal measures on civil servants behind such illegal trades.