Agricultural Show Focuses on Technologies

[New Times] The National Agricultural Show opened yesterday at Mulindi grounds in Gasabo District with focus on showcasing various agricultural technologies meant to fight effects of climate change.

[New Times] The National Agricultural Show opened yesterday at Mulindi grounds in Gasabo District with focus on showcasing various agricultural technologies meant to fight effects of climate change.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

UPND Sharp Reaction to Counsel Shocks RB

Fourth Republican President Rupiah Banda says the backlash that he has received for advising the opposition UPND has vindicated his advice to them. President Banda said that the vicious attacks that had come his way from the UPND house vindicate … Continued

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Fourth Republican President Rupiah Banda says the backlash that he has received for advising the opposition UPND has vindicated his advice to them. President Banda said that the vicious attacks that had come his way from the UPND house vindicate what he had said that the party lacks tolerance. He said that he had given his counsel in good faith when he advised the UPND to accept the outcome of the August 11 elections. “When I gave my advice to them that they should be willing to concede defeat and move on it was in good faith but unfortunately the response has been very strong from the UPND themselves,†he said. Banda had advised the UPND that it would be easier for them to move on if they accepted the outcome of the August 11 elections. The UPND has been disputing the outcome of last year’s elections and have used every opportunity to scandalize the outcome. The post UPND Sharp Reaction to Counsel Shocks RB appeared first on Zambia Reports.

source: Zambia Reports

Politician and Property Mogul Ssebaana Still Alive, But in Critical Condition

[Monitor] Despite the fact that veteran politician, former Democratic Party (DP) President and property mogul, John Ssebaana Kizito has been announced dead on some social media outlets, his close confidents quoting doctors say he is alive but still on …

[Monitor] Despite the fact that veteran politician, former Democratic Party (DP) President and property mogul, John Ssebaana Kizito has been announced dead on some social media outlets, his close confidents quoting doctors say he is alive but still on life support machines.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Raila Pays Sh400K to Musicians as New Rules on Rallies Take Effect

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga became the first to publicly show proof of compliance with the new requirement that all political candidates varying fees to entertainers for music during their rallies.

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga became the first to publicly show proof of compliance with the new requirement that all political candidates varying fees to entertainers for music during their rallies.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Defying Odds – Ugandan Businessman Launches a Book at 100

[Monitor] On a rainy evening on June 6, 2017, I travel to Busano Sub-county, on the slopes of Mt Elgon in Mbale District to meet 100-year-old Canon Kolliab Maswere who is among the oldest people in Uganda.

[Monitor] On a rainy evening on June 6, 2017, I travel to Busano Sub-county, on the slopes of Mt Elgon in Mbale District to meet 100-year-old Canon Kolliab Maswere who is among the oldest people in Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Inspired By Nyantika, Samson Eyes Race Walk Gold

[Nation] Many would have expected legendary distance runner Nyandika Maiyoro to advise Dominic Samson to take up long distances races where Kenyans has dominated the world stage, and not the perceived “small disciplines.”

[Nation] Many would have expected legendary distance runner Nyandika Maiyoro to advise Dominic Samson to take up long distances races where Kenyans has dominated the world stage, and not the perceived "small disciplines."

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya