Woman Should Have Been Considered for NSSF Deputy Managing Director’s Job

[Monitor] By shoving Geraldine Ssali, the former deputy managing director of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF), out the door and promoting a man to replace her, Finance minister Matia Kasaija gladly ran into the unwelcoming arms of feminist theo…

[Monitor] By shoving Geraldine Ssali, the former deputy managing director of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF), out the door and promoting a man to replace her, Finance minister Matia Kasaija gladly ran into the unwelcoming arms of feminist theorists.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lhomwes Defy Weather, Artists Posthumously Decorated

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -The Lhomwe people and their friends defied the chilly-rainy weather on Sunday as they came in large numbers to patronize this year’s Mulhakho wa Alhomwe festival at Chonde in Mulanje.

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -The Lhomwe people and their friends defied the chilly-rainy weather on Sunday as they came in large numbers to patronize this year's Mulhakho wa Alhomwe festival at Chonde in Mulanje.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

University Gives Mugabe Honorary Doctorate

[New Zimbabwe] Members of the MDC Alliance said the granting of President Robert Mugabe an honorary doctorate degree in Agricultural Sciences by Lupane State University (LSU) is a “thoroughly ill” and not funny joke.

[New Zimbabwe] Members of the MDC Alliance said the granting of President Robert Mugabe an honorary doctorate degree in Agricultural Sciences by Lupane State University (LSU) is a "thoroughly ill" and not funny joke.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

We Can Do Better, Rayon Coach Urges Strikers

[New Times] Despite his 10-man team winning 3-0 against lowly Kirehe FC in the Azam Rwanda Premier League on Saturday, Rayon Sports assistant coach Hamad ‘Katauti’ Ndikumana has cautioned his strikers’ to improve. Rayon missed so many chances at Kigali…

[New Times] Despite his 10-man team winning 3-0 against lowly Kirehe FC in the Azam Rwanda Premier League on Saturday, Rayon Sports assistant coach Hamad 'Katauti' Ndikumana has cautioned his strikers' to improve. Rayon missed so many chances at Kigali Stadium during the game against Kirehe.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Locals Contribute Money to Construct Own Hospital

[Monitor] Kyotera -One of the biggest huddles in rural communities in Uganda is access to quality health care services. Good hospitals and other health care facilities are mostly far away in large towns where there is limited transport due to impassabl…

[Monitor] Kyotera -One of the biggest huddles in rural communities in Uganda is access to quality health care services. Good hospitals and other health care facilities are mostly far away in large towns where there is limited transport due to impassable roads. One of such rural areas is Beteremu Village, nearly 70kms from Masaka Regional Referral Hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda