Stakeholders Chart Ways to Accelerate Broadband Rollout

[New Times] Stakeholders in information and communication technology (ICT) sector in Rwanda yesterday met to chart ways of accelerating the uptake and adoption of broadband.

[New Times] Stakeholders in information and communication technology (ICT) sector in Rwanda yesterday met to chart ways of accelerating the uptake and adoption of broadband.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Age Limit Consultation Will Achieve Little – Prof Ssempebwa

[Observer] Prof Fredrick Edward Ssempebwa, the man who chaired the last Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), said this week that it would be impossible to tell if President Museveni will still be fit for office in 2021 unless a proper medical examin…

[Observer] Prof Fredrick Edward Ssempebwa, the man who chaired the last Constitutional Review Commission (CRC), said this week that it would be impossible to tell if President Museveni will still be fit for office in 2021 unless a proper medical examination is carried out on his person.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Grants Interim Order Restraining Senate From Investigating IGP

[Daily Trust] An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Thursday granted an interim order restraining the leadership of the senate from investigating the Inspector-General of the Nigerian Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris.

[Daily Trust] An FCT High Court sitting in Jabi on Thursday granted an interim order restraining the leadership of the senate from investigating the Inspector-General of the Nigerian Police, Mr Ibrahim Idris.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Jonathan Administration Won Gold Medal in Corruption – Tinubu

[Vanguard] The All Progressive Congress (APC) Chieftain, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday in Abuja said the Goodluck Jonathan administration won gold medal in corruption and red card in good governance.

[Vanguard] The All Progressive Congress (APC) Chieftain, Asiwaju Ahmed Tinubu, on Thursday in Abuja said the Goodluck Jonathan administration won gold medal in corruption and red card in good governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Sued Over Army Arrests

[Observer] In light of the military’s repeated arrests of civilians, two human rights lawyers have petitioned court, challenging the practice as inconsistent with the current constitutional order.

[Observer] In light of the military's repeated arrests of civilians, two human rights lawyers have petitioned court, challenging the practice as inconsistent with the current constitutional order.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Heated Debate as MPs Start Scrutiny of Draft Penal Code

[New Times] How to best enact laws punishing crimes like abortion, adultery, genocide, and genocide ideology were among the points of contention yesterday as MPs started scrutinising a draft law that seeks to amend the Penal Code.

[New Times] How to best enact laws punishing crimes like abortion, adultery, genocide, and genocide ideology were among the points of contention yesterday as MPs started scrutinising a draft law that seeks to amend the Penal Code.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Why Intels’ Sister Firms Lost Work Visas – Govt

[Vanguard] Abuja -Contrary to insinuations that the Federal Government cancelled the work permits of expatriate workers of Intels and its affiliates, government, yesterday, provided evidence to prove that the action had no political undertones.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Contrary to insinuations that the Federal Government cancelled the work permits of expatriate workers of Intels and its affiliates, government, yesterday, provided evidence to prove that the action had no political undertones.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Memorial Lecture – Igbo Rejected Zik As President – Unongo

[Vanguard] Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Chief Paul Unongo, yesterday, paid glowing tribute to one of Nigeria’s founding fathers and first president, Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, describing him as Nigeria personified.

[Vanguard] Chairman of Northern Elders Forum, NEF, Chief Paul Unongo, yesterday, paid glowing tribute to one of Nigeria's founding fathers and first president, Dr Nnamdi Azikiwe, describing him as Nigeria personified.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria