Foreign Artists Speak On Harare International Festival

[Zimbabwe Standard] Artists from around the world participating at this year’s edition of the Harare International Festival of the Arts (Hifa) have expressed satisfaction with the event.

[Zimbabwe Standard] Artists from around the world participating at this year's edition of the Harare International Festival of the Arts (Hifa) have expressed satisfaction with the event.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Cheap Smartphones Push Up Data Usage

[Observer] Uganda’s internet users have increased over the last five years as availability of cheap internet-enabled smartphones deepened penetration of data services, according to a report by Jumia, an online retail portal.

[Observer] Uganda's internet users have increased over the last five years as availability of cheap internet-enabled smartphones deepened penetration of data services, according to a report by Jumia, an online retail portal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lagos Taskforce Demolishes 120 Illegal Shops, Structures in Lekki

[This Day] A Lagos State government taskforce has dismantled no fewer than 120 shops and illegal structures, including those constructed under high-tension cables at the Itedo area of Lekki phase 1.

[This Day] A Lagos State government taskforce has dismantled no fewer than 120 shops and illegal structures, including those constructed under high-tension cables at the Itedo area of Lekki phase 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cop Clobbered, Forced to Expose Privates

[New Zimbabwe] A ZRP member in charge based at a Rutenga police post was recently humiliated in a bar after he was beaten and made to expose his private parts in full view of other revellers, a local court heard.

[New Zimbabwe] A ZRP member in charge based at a Rutenga police post was recently humiliated in a bar after he was beaten and made to expose his private parts in full view of other revellers, a local court heard.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Criticism of Buganda’s New Land Policy Is Not Justified

[Observer] Charles Peter Mayiga, Buganda’s premier, recently inaugurated a new land policy encouraging all sitting tenants on Buganda kingdom property to register and obtain leasehold certificates of title.

[Observer] Charles Peter Mayiga, Buganda's premier, recently inaugurated a new land policy encouraging all sitting tenants on Buganda kingdom property to register and obtain leasehold certificates of title.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Milestones Junior School Showcases Reading Skills

[Observer] Milestones Junior School staged a reading expo for parents and other invited guests recently. Located in Ssonde, Mukono, the pupils thrilled their audience with their reading skills in Luganda, Kiswahili, and the English language.

[Observer] Milestones Junior School staged a reading expo for parents and other invited guests recently. Located in Ssonde, Mukono, the pupils thrilled their audience with their reading skills in Luganda, Kiswahili, and the English language.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenya’s Aiyabei Smashes Prague Record

[Capital FM] Prague, Czech Republic -Recent performances had hinted that Valary Aiyabei was due a big breakthrough over 26.2 miles, and the Kenyan confirmed it at the Volkswagen Prague Marathon on Sunday as she smashed the course record at the IAAF Gol…

[Capital FM] Prague, Czech Republic -Recent performances had hinted that Valary Aiyabei was due a big breakthrough over 26.2 miles, and the Kenyan confirmed it at the Volkswagen Prague Marathon on Sunday as she smashed the course record at the IAAF Gold Label Road Race to win in 2:21:57.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mismanaging the President’s Ill Health

[This Day] The hits and misses that have characterised the handling of President Muhammadu Buhari’s health in the last couple of weeks is indicative that those saddled with the responsibility of managing his image are clueless as to the actual state of…

[This Day] The hits and misses that have characterised the handling of President Muhammadu Buhari's health in the last couple of weeks is indicative that those saddled with the responsibility of managing his image are clueless as to the actual state of the president's condition.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unstoppable KCCA!

[Observer] KCCA FC affirmed their unstoppable march to the Uganda Premier League title by routing Kirinya Jinja SS 5-1 on Saturday, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

[Observer] KCCA FC affirmed their unstoppable march to the Uganda Premier League title by routing Kirinya Jinja SS 5-1 on Saturday, reports JOHN VIANNEY NSIMBE.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Police, Ssekikubo Cited in Land Dispute

[Observer] Police and Lwemiyaga MP Theodore Ssekikubo have been accused of trying to interfere with a Supreme court’s decision over a disputed piece of land in Sembabule.

[Observer] Police and Lwemiyaga MP Theodore Ssekikubo have been accused of trying to interfere with a Supreme court's decision over a disputed piece of land in Sembabule.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda