Diane Rwigara – The Tragedy of Self-Indulgence

[Independent (Kampala)] Diane Rwigara has been lionised by sections of the Western media and its cheerleaders in our region. She is the lady who announced her intention to run against President Paul Kagame in the August presidential election. Unfortuna…

[Independent (Kampala)] Diane Rwigara has been lionised by sections of the Western media and its cheerleaders in our region. She is the lady who announced her intention to run against President Paul Kagame in the August presidential election. Unfortunately for Rwanda but certainly fortunately for Rwigara, she failed to raise the necessary signatures to become a presidential candidate and instead decided to forge them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Does This Woman Know Who Killed Kaweesi?

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -She has met President Yoweri Museveni and the Director General of the Internal Security Organisation (ISO), Col. Frank Kaka Bagyenda. She is now being guarded by the Special Forces Command, the elite troops that protect…

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -She has met President Yoweri Museveni and the Director General of the Internal Security Organisation (ISO), Col. Frank Kaka Bagyenda. She is now being guarded by the Special Forces Command, the elite troops that protect the President but she still fears for her life.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Zuma Statue, Waste of Resources – Ohanaeze Youths

[Vanguard] The Ohanaeze Youths Council, OYC, yesterday, asked Governor Rochas Okorocha to justify the erecting of Jacob Zuma’s statue in Imo State, when civil servants were being owed salaries.

[Vanguard] The Ohanaeze Youths Council, OYC, yesterday, asked Governor Rochas Okorocha to justify the erecting of Jacob Zuma's statue in Imo State, when civil servants were being owed salaries.

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Scores Feared Dead in Multiple Suicide Bombings in Maiduguri

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -Sources said on Sunday evening that scores of people including suicide bombers were feared dead in an attack around Muna Garage General Area of Maiduguri metropolis of Borno state.

[Vanguard] Maiduguri -Sources said on Sunday evening that scores of people including suicide bombers were feared dead in an attack around Muna Garage General Area of Maiduguri metropolis of Borno state.

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Anambra Polls – Obaze Promises 26 Percent Budget for Education

[Vanguard] The wife of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for the November 18 Anambra State governorship election, Dr. Ofunne Obaze and wife of immediate past governor of the state, Mrs. Margaret Obi, have stormed the streets of Anambra State…

[Vanguard] The wife of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, candidate for the November 18 Anambra State governorship election, Dr. Ofunne Obaze and wife of immediate past governor of the state, Mrs. Margaret Obi, have stormed the streets of Anambra State for campaigns ahead of the governorship election.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Take Action On S-East Roads, Govs, Igbo Leaders Tell Buhari

[Vanguard] Enugu -South-EaST governors and Igbo leaders, yesterday, pleaded with the federal government to expedite action on all federal roads in the zone, lamenting that the situation of the roads had further deteriorated.

[Vanguard] Enugu -South-EaST governors and Igbo leaders, yesterday, pleaded with the federal government to expedite action on all federal roads in the zone, lamenting that the situation of the roads had further deteriorated.

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$5.5bn Loan – LP Warns Buhari, Says Economy Moving Towards Stagnation

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Labour Party, LP, has kicked against the borrowing plans of President Muhammadu Buhari’s administration, warning that the economy was already moving towards stagnation, especially with fresh plans by the government to borrow about…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The Labour Party, LP, has kicked against the borrowing plans of President Muhammadu Buhari's administration, warning that the economy was already moving towards stagnation, especially with fresh plans by the government to borrow about $5.5 billion to finance the 2017 budget deficit.

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Senate in a Fix On $5 Billion Loan Request

[Vanguard] SO if you have continuing rise in debt, the interest payment will rise, and then, it will consume a large part of any revenue that you collect and you won’t be able to use that revenue for objectives of economic growth and recovery programme…

[Vanguard] SO if you have continuing rise in debt, the interest payment will rise, and then, it will consume a large part of any revenue that you collect and you won't be able to use that revenue for objectives of economic growth and recovery programme, and increasing growth and employment-- International Monetary Fund, IMF.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria