Former NSSF Shocked By Judgement

[Monitor] Kampala -Ms Geraldine Ssali, the former Deputy Managing Director of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF), has faulted the justices of the Court of Appeal for upholding the 12-year jail term for David Chandi Jamwa, the former managing dire…

[Monitor] Kampala -Ms Geraldine Ssali, the former Deputy Managing Director of the National Social Security Fund (NSSF), has faulted the justices of the Court of Appeal for upholding the 12-year jail term for David Chandi Jamwa, the former managing director of the Fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Kenya Opted Out of EAC Project to Link Stock Markets

[East African] Kenya has opted out of the East African capital markets integration (CMI) project that is to be effected later this year in a bid to make trading in shares quicker and cheaper.

[East African] Kenya has opted out of the East African capital markets integration (CMI) project that is to be effected later this year in a bid to make trading in shares quicker and cheaper.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Crime Preventer’s Child Kidnapped, Ransom Demanded

[Monitor] Bugiri -Police in Bugiri District are hunting for unidentified people who are demanding for Shs1 million ransom before releasing a five-year-old boy they kidnapped.

[Monitor] Bugiri -Police in Bugiri District are hunting for unidentified people who are demanding for Shs1 million ransom before releasing a five-year-old boy they kidnapped.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Soccer – CHAN 2018 – Governor Believes in National Team Victory

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The governor of the province of Lunda Sul, Ernesto Kiteculo, Tuesday here showed hopeful in the victory of the Palancas Negras before their counterparts of Burkina Faso, in the African Cup of Nations (CHAN 2018).

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The governor of the province of Lunda Sul, Ernesto Kiteculo, Tuesday here showed hopeful in the victory of the Palancas Negras before their counterparts of Burkina Faso, in the African Cup of Nations (CHAN 2018).

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Bank of Kigali Seeks Strategic Investor

[East African] The allure of East Africa as an investment destination after the conclusion of elections in Kenya and Rwanda last year is expected to give the Bank of Kigali better prospects in its search for a strategic investor.

[East African] The allure of East Africa as an investment destination after the conclusion of elections in Kenya and Rwanda last year is expected to give the Bank of Kigali better prospects in its search for a strategic investor.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Workers Accuse Chinese Road Construction Firm of Abuse

[Monitor] Government says it will investigate claims of torture and other forms of mistreatment by a group of workers employed by China Railway N03; a Chinese company which was contracted to upgrade the 195-kilometer Moroto-Soroti road in Karamoja Sub-…

[Monitor] Government says it will investigate claims of torture and other forms of mistreatment by a group of workers employed by China Railway N03; a Chinese company which was contracted to upgrade the 195-kilometer Moroto-Soroti road in Karamoja Sub-region.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Govt Decries Influx of Fake Phones to Nigeria

[Guardian] The influx of substandard and fake mobile phones has been described as a bad omen, and an economic sabotage for Nigeria, which requires urgent attention to reverse the trend.

[Guardian] The influx of substandard and fake mobile phones has been described as a bad omen, and an economic sabotage for Nigeria, which requires urgent attention to reverse the trend.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Eagles Will Advance Despite Draw With Rwanda, Says Yusuf

[Guardian] Home-based Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf, is still upbeat about his side’s chances of qualifying for the next round despite playing a goalless draw with Rwanda in their opening Group C game of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) …

[Guardian] Home-based Super Eagles coach, Salisu Yusuf, is still upbeat about his side's chances of qualifying for the next round despite playing a goalless draw with Rwanda in their opening Group C game of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Monday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Nigeria Needs U.S.$120,000 for Winter Olympics

[Guardian] Nigeria’s contingent to this year’s Winter Olympics Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will need the sum of $120,000 (about N43 million) to compete for medals, the president of the Nigerian Bobsled Federation, Chief Solomon Ogba has said.

[Guardian] Nigeria's contingent to this year's Winter Olympics Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, will need the sum of $120,000 (about N43 million) to compete for medals, the president of the Nigerian Bobsled Federation, Chief Solomon Ogba has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria