Kabale Road Collapse Cripples Businesses

[Monitor] Kabale -Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has closed Kabale-Katuna road that connects to Rwanda after a section of the road collapsed on Friday night, about three kilometers to the border.

[Monitor] Kabale -Uganda National Roads Authority (UNRA) has closed Kabale-Katuna road that connects to Rwanda after a section of the road collapsed on Friday night, about three kilometers to the border.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mother’s Dilemma – I Was Sacked for Giving Birth to Triplets

[Vanguard] It was mixed blessings for Ifeanyi Amadi and his wife, Precious, when she put to bed on 27th of December, 2017. On one hand, the Amadis were relieved that even though the delivery was through Caesarean Section, there were no unexpected compl…

[Vanguard] It was mixed blessings for Ifeanyi Amadi and his wife, Precious, when she put to bed on 27th of December, 2017. On one hand, the Amadis were relieved that even though the delivery was through Caesarean Section, there were no unexpected complications; on the other hand, they were worried because Precious was delivered of a set of triplets - two boys and a girl.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Activists Drag CP to Court Over Detention of 17 Children

[Vanguard] Warri -Save the African Child, a team of child rights activists in Warri, Delta State, has dragged Delta State Police Commissioner before a family court sitting in Ughelli judicial division, over the safety of 17 children allegedly arrested …

[Vanguard] Warri -Save the African Child, a team of child rights activists in Warri, Delta State, has dragged Delta State Police Commissioner before a family court sitting in Ughelli judicial division, over the safety of 17 children allegedly arrested by the Police at different times and kept in custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Plight of Uninsured Low Earners

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania has seen a significant growth in insurance coverage over the years, but a majority of low-income earners across the country are yet to reap the benefits–more so, in micro-insurance.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania has seen a significant growth in insurance coverage over the years, but a majority of low-income earners across the country are yet to reap the benefits--more so, in micro-insurance.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Africa’s Time Is Now’

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Africa is not so poor it has to depend on the foreign countries. Instead the main challenge is that Africans prefer to invest in the western countries, leaving their countries without investments and untapped an…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala, Uganda -Africa is not so poor it has to depend on the foreign countries. Instead the main challenge is that Africans prefer to invest in the western countries, leaving their countries without investments and untapped and unexploited resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

2019 – No Room for Okorocha in APGA’

[Vanguard] Despite feelers that Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha may be dumping his party, All Progressives Congress, APC, for the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, top members of APGA in the state have denied knowledge of the governor’s moves t…

[Vanguard] Despite feelers that Imo State Governor, Rochas Okorocha may be dumping his party, All Progressives Congress, APC, for the All Progressive Grand Alliance, APGA, top members of APGA in the state have denied knowledge of the governor's moves to rejoin the party, insisting that there is no room for the embattled governor to rejoin his former party.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kagame Touts Health Care Successes

[VOA] The government of Rwandan President Paul Kagame — accused by some of imposing authoritarian rule on the country — received almost unanimous praise for its strides in health care. Kagame had a chance to tout his health care policy as an example …

[VOA] The government of Rwandan President Paul Kagame -- accused by some of imposing authoritarian rule on the country -- received almost unanimous praise for its strides in health care. Kagame had a chance to tout his health care policy as an example to other African nations at the opening of the World Health Assembly in Geneva Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Congolese Militia Demand Bullets to Release Ugandans

[Monitor] Kampala -Congolese militia that allegedly abducted six Ugandan fishermen on Lake Edward in Rukungiri District at the weekend have demanded 10 boxes of bullets in order to release their captives.

[Monitor] Kampala -Congolese militia that allegedly abducted six Ugandan fishermen on Lake Edward in Rukungiri District at the weekend have demanded 10 boxes of bullets in order to release their captives.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Busoga University Takeover Hits Snag

[Monitor] Kampala -The government plan to take over the embattled Busoga University has hit a dead end upon discovery that the university had mortgaged its campus land and other assets for a loan.

[Monitor] Kampala -The government plan to take over the embattled Busoga University has hit a dead end upon discovery that the university had mortgaged its campus land and other assets for a loan.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda