Makerere Law Dons Want Parliament to Rescind Age Limit Motion

[Monitor] Kampala -A total of 22 Makerere University law lecturers have signed a petition, demanding that Parliament rescinds its position of allowing the tabling of a motion that seeks to scrap the age limit clause from the Constitution.

[Monitor] Kampala -A total of 22 Makerere University law lecturers have signed a petition, demanding that Parliament rescinds its position of allowing the tabling of a motion that seeks to scrap the age limit clause from the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Poll Jitters Eat Into Tourism Gains as Slower Growth Expected

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The tourism sector has grown by 10 per cent from January to August 2017, a reduction compared to the projected 20 percent growth by Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The tourism sector has grown by 10 per cent from January to August 2017, a reduction compared to the projected 20 percent growth by Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruto Says Jubilee Happy With Poll Plans, Nasa Digs in

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto says the Jubilee Party is satisfied with preparations undertaken by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) for the fresh presidential election.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Deputy President William Ruto says the Jubilee Party is satisfied with preparations undertaken by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) for the fresh presidential election.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruling Party’s Ganda Orders Arrest of Opposition Members

[Nyasa Times] Police in Nsanje arrested two opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) members Funny Mafolo and Davie Mafolo after ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate in Nsanje Lalanje constituency Gladsy Ganda order their arrest.

[Nyasa Times] Police in Nsanje arrested two opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) members Funny Mafolo and Davie Mafolo after ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) candidate in Nsanje Lalanje constituency Gladsy Ganda order their arrest.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

CS Amina to Serve As Advisor to UN General Assembly President

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed is one of 15 eminent personalities hand-picked by the UN General Assembly President Miroslav Lajcák to serve as his advisors.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Foreign Affairs Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed is one of 15 eminent personalities hand-picked by the UN General Assembly President Miroslav Lajcák to serve as his advisors.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Former Minister Chaponda’s Nephew Accused of Sheltering Vampires

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police arrested seven people suspected to be among irate villagers in Thyolo who on Sunday smashed the house belonging to Olendo Chaponda, a nephew to former minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development George Chaponda…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police arrested seven people suspected to be among irate villagers in Thyolo who on Sunday smashed the house belonging to Olendo Chaponda, a nephew to former minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development George Chaponda, on suspicion that he was keeping suspected blood suckers.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

75 Political Parties Register to Contest in 2018 – Report

[New Zimbabwe] Political parties that have registered to contest in the forthcoming general election have jumped from 35 to 75 with many more expected to join the race, Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Rita Makarau said.

[New Zimbabwe] Political parties that have registered to contest in the forthcoming general election have jumped from 35 to 75 with many more expected to join the race, Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairperson Rita Makarau said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Why Cost of Food Items Is High – Govt

[Vanguard] The Federal Government has said despite revolution witnessed in agricultural sector, the cost of food items is still high because of infrastructural deficit and export demands.

[Vanguard] The Federal Government has said despite revolution witnessed in agricultural sector, the cost of food items is still high because of infrastructural deficit and export demands.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria