One Year Old Baby Killed, Head Taken

[Monitor] Masaka -Residents of Kayugi, Mukungwe Sub county, Masaka District have been left in shock after they landed on the beheaded body of a one-year-old baby who had been missing for more a week.

[Monitor] Masaka -Residents of Kayugi, Mukungwe Sub county, Masaka District have been left in shock after they landed on the beheaded body of a one-year-old baby who had been missing for more a week.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lawyer Dies After Being Struck by ‘Sharp Object’

[Monitor] Kampala -A lawyer yesterday became the latest statistic in a grotesque cycle of cold murders that have become a permanent feature of life in Kampala and neighbouring districts.

[Monitor] Kampala -A lawyer yesterday became the latest statistic in a grotesque cycle of cold murders that have become a permanent feature of life in Kampala and neighbouring districts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Oil Spill Victims Sue Shell in UK Over Alleged $3.6 Bn Compensation

[Guardian] Asaba -Oil spill victims under the aegis of Oil Spill Victims Vanguard (OSPIVV) have initiated a lawsuit in the United Kingdom against Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCO), a subsidiary of the Royal-Dutch Shell Plc., ove…

[Guardian] Asaba -Oil spill victims under the aegis of Oil Spill Victims Vanguard (OSPIVV) have initiated a lawsuit in the United Kingdom against Shell Nigeria Exploration and Production Company (SNEPCO), a subsidiary of the Royal-Dutch Shell Plc., over alleged $3, 600,191, 206 compensation to 168,000 persons and 350 communities affected by the December 20, 2011 spill from its Bonga Oil Field in Delta State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Clashes Between Herders, Farmers Claim 2,500 in 1-Yr – Abdulsalami

[Daily Trust] Minna -Violent clashes between farmers and herders have claimed over 2500 lives in four states of Kaduna, Benue, Plateau and Nasarawa within one year, former head of state General Abdulsalami Abubakar has said.

[Daily Trust] Minna -Violent clashes between farmers and herders have claimed over 2500 lives in four states of Kaduna, Benue, Plateau and Nasarawa within one year, former head of state General Abdulsalami Abubakar has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ex-Oil Minister Begs Court to Delete Her Name From Criminal Charge

[This Day] A former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Monday moved to compel a Federal High Court in Lagos to issue an order listing her as a party to a N500 million fraud charge involving a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SA…

[This Day] A former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, on Monday moved to compel a Federal High Court in Lagos to issue an order listing her as a party to a N500 million fraud charge involving a Senior Advocate of Nigeria (SAN), Mr. Dele Belgore.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rights Commission Wants Decree on Transit Centres to Be Fast-Tracked

[New Times] The National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) has called on the Ministry of Local Government to speed up the process to operationalise a ministerial decree determining the duties and operational structure of the country’s transit centres.

[New Times] The National Commission for Human Rights (NCHR) has called on the Ministry of Local Government to speed up the process to operationalise a ministerial decree determining the duties and operational structure of the country's transit centres.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda Finish 6th as Tunisia is Crowned African Champions

[New Times] Rwanda finished sixth at the 2017 Men’s African Nations Championships after losing to Morocco 2-3 at Cairo Stadium Complex on Sunday, while Tunisia stunned favourites Egypt 3-0 in the final to win the title.

[New Times] Rwanda finished sixth at the 2017 Men's African Nations Championships after losing to Morocco 2-3 at Cairo Stadium Complex on Sunday, while Tunisia stunned favourites Egypt 3-0 in the final to win the title.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Rwanda Can Meet Domestic Savings Targets

[New Times] The government is targeting to increase national savings ratio to 20 per cent of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP) in the next three years. Currently, Rwanda’s savings stand at 10.2 per cent of GDP and, yet the country seeks to tra…

[New Times] The government is targeting to increase national savings ratio to 20 per cent of the country's gross domestic product (GDP) in the next three years. Currently, Rwanda's savings stand at 10.2 per cent of GDP and, yet the country seeks to transform to a middle-income economy by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda