MPs Summon Local Leaders Over Otafiire

[Observer] Parliament’s committee on Local Government has summoned the leadership of Uganda Local Government Association (ULGA) to explain how and why a planned meeting with President Museveni last week turned violent when Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire show…

[Observer] Parliament's committee on Local Government has summoned the leadership of Uganda Local Government Association (ULGA) to explain how and why a planned meeting with President Museveni last week turned violent when Maj Gen Kahinda Otafiire showed up.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Minister Edna Molewa Welcomes Arrest of Rhino Horn Smuggler At or Tambo International Airport

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, has welcomed the arrest of an alleged rhino horn smuggler at the OR Tambo International Airport on Tuesday, 25 July 2017.

[Govt of SA] The Minister of Environmental Affairs, Dr Edna Molewa, has welcomed the arrest of an alleged rhino horn smuggler at the OR Tambo International Airport on Tuesday, 25 July 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Lu Kang’s Regular Press Conference On July 26, 2017

[Focac] First, Botswana has confirmed that Dalai Lama will be visiting next month. What is China’s comment on this? Second, the Pentagon has said that it has picked up signs that the DPRK is preparing for another missile test. I am wondering if China h…

[Focac] First, Botswana has confirmed that Dalai Lama will be visiting next month. What is China's comment on this? Second, the Pentagon has said that it has picked up signs that the DPRK is preparing for another missile test. I am wondering if China has any comment. Third, US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley said today that there has been progress in talks with China on imposing new UN sanctions on the DPRK. Do you have any further information to add to that?

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Mdm. Sun Baohong Held Dialogue With African Youth

[Focac] On 21July 2017, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Mdm. Sun Baohong met with African youth delegation organized by Innovation for Empowerment and Development.

[Focac] On 21July 2017, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Mdm. Sun Baohong met with African youth delegation organized by Innovation for Empowerment and Development.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Movit Tycoon Doesn’t Have Lease for Contested Jinja Town Plot

[Observer] On Wednesday, the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire-led commission of inquiry into land matters summoned Simpson Birungi, the managing director of Birus Property Services and Movit cosmetics, to explain how he acquired Plot 60/62, Alidina road…

[Observer] On Wednesday, the Justice Catherine Bamugemereire-led commission of inquiry into land matters summoned Simpson Birungi, the managing director of Birus Property Services and Movit cosmetics, to explain how he acquired Plot 60/62, Alidina road in Jinja.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FDC Bigwigs Tipped for ‘Age Limit’ Commission

[Observer] President Museveni received 18 names in June, this year, to pick the Constitutional Review Commission and among the nominees are two opposition bigwigs Ben Wacha and Dan Wandera Ogalo, reliable sources in government have said.

[Observer] President Museveni received 18 names in June, this year, to pick the Constitutional Review Commission and among the nominees are two opposition bigwigs Ben Wacha and Dan Wandera Ogalo, reliable sources in government have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Khama Visits U.S, Chile

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has left for Santiago, Chile on a three-day state visit from July 30 to August 2, at the invitation of his counterpart President of Chile, Ms Michelle Jeria.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama has left for Santiago, Chile on a three-day state visit from July 30 to August 2, at the invitation of his counterpart President of Chile, Ms Michelle Jeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana