Age Limit – Minister Kyambadde Flees Consultative Meeting

[Monitor] Mpigi -Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde’s public consultative meeting to get views of her voters in Mawokota North on the controversial lifting of the age limit from the Constitution aborted on Monday evening after residents turned rowdy.

[Monitor] Mpigi -Trade Minister Amelia Kyambadde's public consultative meeting to get views of her voters in Mawokota North on the controversial lifting of the age limit from the Constitution aborted on Monday evening after residents turned rowdy.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

MPs in Bitter Exchange As Hearing On Age Limit Begins

[Monitor] Parliament -Drama ensued during the proceedings of the Parliamentary committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs as Kiira Municipality MP, Mr Ibrahim Ssemujju was involved in a bitter exchange with Kyaka South MP Jackson Kafuuzi.

[Monitor] Parliament -Drama ensued during the proceedings of the Parliamentary committee on Legal and Parliamentary Affairs as Kiira Municipality MP, Mr Ibrahim Ssemujju was involved in a bitter exchange with Kyaka South MP Jackson Kafuuzi.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Magyezi Bill Swims in Hostile Waters

[Observer] Lwemiyaga MP Theodore Ssekikubo was decorated with a red headband and a scarf as he concluded his weeklong consultations on the proposed amendment to scrap the constitutional age limit for presidential contestants.

[Observer] Lwemiyaga MP Theodore Ssekikubo was decorated with a red headband and a scarf as he concluded his weeklong consultations on the proposed amendment to scrap the constitutional age limit for presidential contestants.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Fixes Date to Hear Jonathan’s ‘N1 Billion Application’ in Metuh’s Trial

[Premium Times] The trial of former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson, Olisah Metuh, has again been adjourned till Wednesday to allow the court entertain arguments by prospective witnesses in the matter.

[Premium Times] The trial of former Peoples Democratic Party spokesperson, Olisah Metuh, has again been adjourned till Wednesday to allow the court entertain arguments by prospective witnesses in the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

After 6 Hours of Grilling on Age Limit Bill, MP Storms Out

[Observer] Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi now plans to ask for a meeting with Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga after he abandoned the very first hearing of the House committee scrutinising his controversial presidential age limit removal bill.

[Observer] Igara West MP Raphael Magyezi now plans to ask for a meeting with Speaker of Parliament Rebecca Kadaga after he abandoned the very first hearing of the House committee scrutinising his controversial presidential age limit removal bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Transforming Fertiliser Distribution: Notore’s Delivery Revolution

[Premium Times] The distribution of fertiliser products to Nigeria’s farmers has been a long running problem in Nigeria. There are huge challenges facing businesses looking to effectively distribute their products in a way that is reliable, efficient a…

[Premium Times] The distribution of fertiliser products to Nigeria's farmers has been a long running problem in Nigeria. There are huge challenges facing businesses looking to effectively distribute their products in a way that is reliable, efficient and cost-effective for both the distributor and the end users.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Unrest in Cameroon’s Anglophone Regions Sends Thousands Fleeing to Nigeria – UN Agency

[UN News] The United Nations refugee agency is scaling up efforts with partners to provide humanitarian assistance to thousands of Cameroonians who have fled violence in that country’s Anglophone regions to south-eastern Nigeria.

[UN News] The United Nations refugee agency is scaling up efforts with partners to provide humanitarian assistance to thousands of Cameroonians who have fled violence in that country's Anglophone regions to south-eastern Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Has Alai Been Dumped After Love Affair With Jubilee?

[Nairobi News] Is blogger Robert Alai warming up back to opposition? That is the big question after his recent online presence appeared to be throwing shade at the Jubilee government, which he had publicly backed only a few months ago.

[Nairobi News] Is blogger Robert Alai warming up back to opposition? That is the big question after his recent online presence appeared to be throwing shade at the Jubilee government, which he had publicly backed only a few months ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

NJC Replaces Justice Salami On Committee to Monitor Corruption Cases

[Premium Times] The National Judicial Council (NJC) under the chairmanship of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has picked a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Suleiman Galadima, as the new chairman of the Corruption and Financial Crime…

[Premium Times] The National Judicial Council (NJC) under the chairmanship of the Chief Justice of Nigeria, Walter Onnoghen, has picked a retired Justice of the Supreme Court, Suleiman Galadima, as the new chairman of the Corruption and Financial Crime Cases Trial Monitoring Committee.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria