Registrar Admits to Giving Away Land in Kijjabijo Wetland

[Observer] On Wednesday, EMMANUEL BAMWITE, a senior registrar at the ministry of lands, appeared before the commission of inquiry into land matters and admitted flouting procedure in issuing land titles for at least 1,000 acres of Kijjabijo wetland in …

[Observer] On Wednesday, EMMANUEL BAMWITE, a senior registrar at the ministry of lands, appeared before the commission of inquiry into land matters and admitted flouting procedure in issuing land titles for at least 1,000 acres of Kijjabijo wetland in Wakiso.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Teachers Union Issues 7-Day Strike Notice

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has issued a seven-day strike notice to the government due to the scrapping of the annual salary increment for teachers.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) has issued a seven-day strike notice to the government due to the scrapping of the annual salary increment for teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Supermarkets to Sell Reusable Paper Bags

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Consumers will from Tuesday next week buy environmentally-friendly packing paper for at least three shillings as the ban on plastic bag takes effect.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Consumers will from Tuesday next week buy environmentally-friendly packing paper for at least three shillings as the ban on plastic bag takes effect.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

FDC and the Dangerous Politics of Blackmail

[Observer] Last week, opposition chief whip and Kira municipality MP Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda rattled some among the ranks and leadership of his party, the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC).

[Observer] Last week, opposition chief whip and Kira municipality MP Ibrahim Ssemujju Nganda rattled some among the ranks and leadership of his party, the Forum for Democratic Change (FDC).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Report – Govt’s Youth Program Achieves 75 Percent Repayment Rate

[Observer] At least Shs 12.1 billion loaned out to youth groups under the Youth Livelihood Programme has been recovered, accounting for a 75 per cent recovery rate, a programme update provided to this newspaper by the Permanent Secretary in the ministr…

[Observer] At least Shs 12.1 billion loaned out to youth groups under the Youth Livelihood Programme has been recovered, accounting for a 75 per cent recovery rate, a programme update provided to this newspaper by the Permanent Secretary in the ministry of Gender, Pius Bigirimana, indicates.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Delta to Launch Non-Stop Service From Lagos to New York

[This Day] Delta Air Lines has announced the launching of a three weekly nonstop flights from Lagos to New York-JFK, effective March 25, 2018. When combined with the existing four-times a week nonstop service to Atlanta, Delta will offer a daily operat…

[This Day] Delta Air Lines has announced the launching of a three weekly nonstop flights from Lagos to New York-JFK, effective March 25, 2018. When combined with the existing four-times a week nonstop service to Atlanta, Delta will offer a daily operation from Nigeria to its US hubs.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria