NFA Accused of Sidelining Locals in Forest Giveaways

[Monitor] Kibaale -Residents and leaders from greater-Kibaale districts have accused the National Forestry Authority (NFA) of sidelining them while giving out central forest reserves to private developers.

[Monitor] Kibaale -Residents and leaders from greater-Kibaale districts have accused the National Forestry Authority (NFA) of sidelining them while giving out central forest reserves to private developers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Grace Mugabe Sucked Into Ivory Scam

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s former first lady Grace Mugabe ordered national parks officials to release ivory to her from its storerooms to be given as gifts to first ladies in Asia, a newspaper claimed Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's former first lady Grace Mugabe ordered national parks officials to release ivory to her from its storerooms to be given as gifts to first ladies in Asia, a newspaper claimed Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scramble for Kenya Open Millions Starts at Muthaiga

[Nation] It’s all systems go as the star-studded field of 156 players including six amateurs take on the par 71 Muthaiga Golf Club course from 7am on Thursday in the Barclays Kenya Open golf championship.

[Nation] It's all systems go as the star-studded field of 156 players including six amateurs take on the par 71 Muthaiga Golf Club course from 7am on Thursday in the Barclays Kenya Open golf championship.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Blow to Team Kenya as Star Duo Withdraws From World Half Marathon

[Nation] The 2016 World Half Marathon bronze medallist Mary Wacera and Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon champion Fancy Chemutai have withdrawn from the World Half Marathon Championship due Saturday in Valencia, Spain.

[Nation] The 2016 World Half Marathon bronze medallist Mary Wacera and Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon champion Fancy Chemutai have withdrawn from the World Half Marathon Championship due Saturday in Valencia, Spain.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Enough of Foreign Borrowings, Moghalu Tells Govt

[This Day] A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Kingsley Moghalu, wednesday called on the federal government to put a stop to further foreign borrowing.

[This Day] A former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Professor Kingsley Moghalu, wednesday called on the federal government to put a stop to further foreign borrowing.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Is There a Chill Beteeen Rwanda and Uganda?

[Monitor] Uganda and Rwanda enjoy a very close, strategic relationship. Many of RPF’s founders had their start in NRA and the bush war in 1981-1985. After RPF’s initially botched invasion of Rwanda in 1990, NRA came to their rescue and riding on the an…

[Monitor] Uganda and Rwanda enjoy a very close, strategic relationship. Many of RPF's founders had their start in NRA and the bush war in 1981-1985. After RPF's initially botched invasion of Rwanda in 1990, NRA came to their rescue and riding on the ancient regime's bloody call to arms to execute Tutsi's and moderate Hutu's captured state power.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda