Olympics – Tanzania Runners Set Sights On the 2020 Olympics

[Citizen] Over 200 young ladies from various regions around the country are expected to compete in the National Athletics Championship set for Friday at the National Stadium.

[Citizen] Over 200 young ladies from various regions around the country are expected to compete in the National Athletics Championship set for Friday at the National Stadium.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Senators Tour Isange One-Stop Centre

[New Times] Members of the senatorial Standing Committee on Political Affairs and Good Governance, yesterday, visited Isange One-Stop Centre at Kacyiru Hospital to assess its impact in responding to incidences of gender-based violence and child abuse.

[New Times] Members of the senatorial Standing Committee on Political Affairs and Good Governance, yesterday, visited Isange One-Stop Centre at Kacyiru Hospital to assess its impact in responding to incidences of gender-based violence and child abuse.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt Ordered to Produce Missing Four Kaweesi Suspects

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Kampala High Court’s Civil Division Head, Justice Stephen Musota Wednesday ordered Government to produce four missing Kaweesi suspects who were recently arrested by security operatives, after being granted bail by Nakaw…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Kampala High Court's Civil Division Head, Justice Stephen Musota Wednesday ordered Government to produce four missing Kaweesi suspects who were recently arrested by security operatives, after being granted bail by Nakawa Magistrate Court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Penal Code Review – Provision on Mercy Killing Ignites Debate

[New Times] Should family members of a terminally ill patient who is going through a lot of pain have a right to end the patient’s life? Should it only be legal if the terminally ill patient authorises it in writing?

[New Times] Should family members of a terminally ill patient who is going through a lot of pain have a right to end the patient's life? Should it only be legal if the terminally ill patient authorises it in writing?

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt Dismisses Kutesa Bribery Allegations

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Uganda’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has dismissed reports of a multimillion dollar bribery scheme at the UN allegedly involving minister Sam Kutesa, saying all engagements he had with a named China Energy Fund C…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -Uganda's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has dismissed reports of a multimillion dollar bribery scheme at the UN allegedly involving minister Sam Kutesa, saying all engagements he had with a named China Energy Fund Committee (CEFC), were official activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Rwanda Women’s Network – the Ladder Propelling Women to Greater Heights

[New Times] It is a story of hope and perseverance for Chantal Uwanyirigira and her colleagues. However, the bigger story is not about the success they have achieved, but how they started out. It is a story of how they were given a shoulder to lean on …

[New Times] It is a story of hope and perseverance for Chantal Uwanyirigira and her colleagues. However, the bigger story is not about the success they have achieved, but how they started out. It is a story of how they were given a shoulder to lean on and see far beyond their dream.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Sanlam Finally Announces Lion Assurance Acquisition Deal

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -On Nov. 21, Sanlam Emerging Markets Proprietary Limited (SEM) announced that its subsidiary, Sanlam General Insurance Uganda Limited (SGIU), had successfully concluded the acquisition of close to a 100% interest in the …

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -On Nov. 21, Sanlam Emerging Markets Proprietary Limited (SEM) announced that its subsidiary, Sanlam General Insurance Uganda Limited (SGIU), had successfully concluded the acquisition of close to a 100% interest in the share capital of Lion Assurance Company Limited (LAC) in Uganda, from Trans Industries Proprietary Limited and some minority shareholders for an initial purchase price of US$6.5 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda