Prosecution Links Ex-FAR Officer Exiled in France to Armed Group in DR Congo

[New Times] In the ongoing pre-detention hearing involving nine suspects linked to an irregular armed group, prosecution said Thursday they are investigating a certain Major Faustin Ntilikina, an ex-FAR exiled in France.

[New Times] In the ongoing pre-detention hearing involving nine suspects linked to an irregular armed group, prosecution said Thursday they are investigating a certain Major Faustin Ntilikina, an ex-FAR exiled in France.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

EACC Says IEBC Cleared People With Integrity Issues to Vie

[Nation] At least 106 candidates, including governors with integrity queries, were cleared to run for various seats during the August 8 General Election, the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has disclosed.

[Nation] At least 106 candidates, including governors with integrity queries, were cleared to run for various seats during the August 8 General Election, the Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission (EACC) has disclosed.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mugisha, Areruya Set for U23 Men’s Road Race in Norway

[New Times] Samuel Mugisha and Joseph Areruya will be up against the world’s U23 best riders as the duo hit the road at the ongoing UCI Road World Championships on Friday afternoon in the U-23 Men’s road race in Bergen, Norway.

[New Times] Samuel Mugisha and Joseph Areruya will be up against the world's U23 best riders as the duo hit the road at the ongoing UCI Road World Championships on Friday afternoon in the U-23 Men's road race in Bergen, Norway.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Police Seize Computers, Phones From Staff Before Leaving ActionAid Offices

[Monitor] Kampala -Police on Thursday confiscated laptops and cell phone handsets from a number of ActionAid employees, a day after staging a raid and locking the workers in office.

[Monitor] Kampala -Police on Thursday confiscated laptops and cell phone handsets from a number of ActionAid employees, a day after staging a raid and locking the workers in office.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Details of Age Limit Removal Motion Leak

[Monitor] Parliament -Every Ugandan who qualifies to vote will be eligible to run for president and district chairperson if the controversial Private Member’s Constitution Amendment Bill succeeds in Parliament in its current state.

[Monitor] Parliament -Every Ugandan who qualifies to vote will be eligible to run for president and district chairperson if the controversial Private Member's Constitution Amendment Bill succeeds in Parliament in its current state.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

23 Ministers Storm Press Conference, List 4 Reasons to Scrap Presidential Age Limit

[Monitor] Kampala -The nearly two-dozen ministers gave four reasons to justify the Executive’s support for the proposal to amend Article 102(b) of the Constitution to expunge the age limit on a president.

[Monitor] Kampala -The nearly two-dozen ministers gave four reasons to justify the Executive's support for the proposal to amend Article 102(b) of the Constitution to expunge the age limit on a president.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

What the Springboks Can Learn From the All Blacks About Inclusion

[Daily Maverick] Another week, another crisis. South African rugby seems to be swinging from one nadir to the next. And while New Zealand’s playing style is often seen as the benchmark for excellence, it is their approach to fostering inclusive structu…

[Daily Maverick] Another week, another crisis. South African rugby seems to be swinging from one nadir to the next. And while New Zealand's playing style is often seen as the benchmark for excellence, it is their approach to fostering inclusive structures that could really teach the suits a lesson or two. By ANTOINETTE MULLER.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Parliament Needs More Time for Age Limit Debate – Deputy Speaker

[Monitor] The Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah, who is presiding over the on-going sitting, says he and Speaker Rebecca Kadaga conferred but decided that they needed more time to understand the two notices of motion and other notices.

[Monitor] The Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah, who is presiding over the on-going sitting, says he and Speaker Rebecca Kadaga conferred but decided that they needed more time to understand the two notices of motion and other notices.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda