Residents Block Power Line Project Over Compensation

[Monitor] Ntungamo -Residents of Kafunjo-Mirama and Kitwe town councils have blocked workers of Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) from erecting power transmission equipment in the area, claiming they have not been duly compensated…

[Monitor] Ntungamo -Residents of Kafunjo-Mirama and Kitwe town councils have blocked workers of Uganda Electricity Transmission Company Limited (UETCL) from erecting power transmission equipment in the area, claiming they have not been duly compensated for their destroyed property.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

DPC Kirumira Arrested

[Monitor] Police have arrested Buyende District Police Commander (DPC) Muhammad Kirumira and taken him to a yet to be known destination.

[Monitor] Police have arrested Buyende District Police Commander (DPC) Muhammad Kirumira and taken him to a yet to be known destination.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police Warn Defiant Buyende DPC Kirumira

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Controversial District Police Commander (DPC) Muhammad Kirumira has vowed to resign, claiming he is being mistreated by the police force.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Controversial District Police Commander (DPC) Muhammad Kirumira has vowed to resign, claiming he is being mistreated by the police force.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MP Kajwang’ to Appear in Court Over Raila ‘Oath’

[Nation] Ruaraka MP Tom Joseph Kajwang’ is expected to be charged in court today for aiding the ‘swearing-in’ of opposition leader Raila Odinga as the ‘people’s president’.

[Nation] Ruaraka MP Tom Joseph Kajwang' is expected to be charged in court today for aiding the 'swearing-in' of opposition leader Raila Odinga as the 'people's president'.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

EFF Statement On MultiChoice Announcement of Gupta Corruption Probe

[EFF] The EFF notes the Multichoice announcement of its own investigation into Gupta corruption in the company. For an investigation to be credible it must always be independent. As much as they argue there was involvement of independent law and audit …

[EFF] The EFF notes the Multichoice announcement of its own investigation into Gupta corruption in the company. For an investigation to be credible it must always be independent. As much as they argue there was involvement of independent law and audit firms, what will finally absolve them is the investigation by ICASA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Intimidation Claims Emerge in 2009 Durban Nightclub Murder Trial

[News24Wire] A key witness in the murder trial of Travis Nel, accused of assaulting and killing an Irish citizen in a Durban nightclub in 2009, has claimed that he is a victim of intimidation.

[News24Wire] A key witness in the murder trial of Travis Nel, accused of assaulting and killing an Irish citizen in a Durban nightclub in 2009, has claimed that he is a victim of intimidation.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Joburg Uncovers Stationery ‘Kickback’ Scam

[News24Wire] Charges will be laid against 31 City of Johannesburg officials implicated in an alleged kickback scandal involving a Johannesburg stationery provider, Mayor Herman Mashaba said in a statement on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Charges will be laid against 31 City of Johannesburg officials implicated in an alleged kickback scandal involving a Johannesburg stationery provider, Mayor Herman Mashaba said in a statement on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy Minister Maggie Sotyu Launches Back to School Programme in Free State, 2 Feb

[Govt of SA] Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture to launch the Back to School Programme for Social Cohesion, and moral regeneration promotion in the Free State, Brandfort

[Govt of SA] Deputy Minister of Arts and Culture to launch the Back to School Programme for Social Cohesion, and moral regeneration promotion in the Free State, Brandfort

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa