Museveni to Grace Skilling Forum Targeting Oil Industry Opportunities

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Chamber of Mines and Petroleum (UCMP) in conjunction with the Ministry of Education and Sports will host its first forum solely dedicated to skilling Ugandans and developing local content capacity, on Monday, January 22, 2…

[Monitor] Kampala -The Uganda Chamber of Mines and Petroleum (UCMP) in conjunction with the Ministry of Education and Sports will host its first forum solely dedicated to skilling Ugandans and developing local content capacity, on Monday, January 22, 2018 and Tuesday, January 23, 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni’s Death Row Vow Misguided – Rights Body

[Monitor] Kampala -Amnesty International, an international human rights body, has warned that President Museveni’s vow to hung condemned prisoners is a threat to Uganda’s “decades of progress”.

[Monitor] Kampala -Amnesty International, an international human rights body, has warned that President Museveni's vow to hung condemned prisoners is a threat to Uganda's "decades of progress".

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Ruling Party Warns ‘Judas Iscariots’

[Nyasa Times] Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Regional Governor for the south, Charles Mchacha on Sunday tipped President Peter Mutharika to put his detractors on notice, saying there are some ‘Judas Iscariot’ in the party.

[Nyasa Times] Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Regional Governor for the south, Charles Mchacha on Sunday tipped President Peter Mutharika to put his detractors on notice, saying there are some 'Judas Iscariot' in the party.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Stock Market Indices Defy Profit Taking, Up By 5.1%

[Guardian] Expectations of improved corporate performance have continued to buoy transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, as market capitalisation closed the week with 5.1 per cent growth.

[Guardian] Expectations of improved corporate performance have continued to buoy transactions on the floor of the Nigerian Stock Exchange, as market capitalisation closed the week with 5.1 per cent growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Engineers Group to Expose Fake Degrees

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Information and Communication Technologies (ZICT) is setting up a database of bonafide degree holders in the country as a way of protecting locals from falling for fake qualifications.

[New Zimbabwe] The Zimbabwe Information and Communication Technologies (ZICT) is setting up a database of bonafide degree holders in the country as a way of protecting locals from falling for fake qualifications.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Islamic State Infiltrates, Benue, Edo, Kogi States, Presidency Raises the Alarm

[Vanguard] There are indications that the Islamic State in West Africa, ISWA, have infiltrated the North Central and some South South States of the country to carry out its dastardly act.

[Vanguard] There are indications that the Islamic State in West Africa, ISWA, have infiltrated the North Central and some South South States of the country to carry out its dastardly act.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Illegal Gold Panners Damage Rail Line

[New Zimbabwe] Illegal gold panning activities have extensively damaged the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) rail line, a development which has been blamed for increased train derailments.

[New Zimbabwe] Illegal gold panning activities have extensively damaged the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) rail line, a development which has been blamed for increased train derailments.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Athletics – Mosiako, Molotsane Win National Trials

[Sascoc] Thabang Mosiako and Kesa Molotsane edged out the national men’s and women’s champions on Saturday, charging to victory in their respective categories at the ASA Cross Country Trials at the University of Free State in Mangaung.

[Sascoc] Thabang Mosiako and Kesa Molotsane edged out the national men's and women's champions on Saturday, charging to victory in their respective categories at the ASA Cross Country Trials at the University of Free State in Mangaung.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa