Nasty C’s Videos Disqualified from SAMA’s

[allAfrica] The organisers of the South African Music Awards have disqualified Good Girls and Don’t Do It from the nomination list. The videos were nominated in the Best Music Video category.

[allAfrica] The organisers of the South African Music Awards have disqualified Good Girls and Don't Do It from the nomination list. The videos were nominated in the Best Music Video category.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Museveni’s Shs 4.8bn Splits Uganda People’s Congress

[Observer] Billions of shillings given by President Museveni to the Jimmy Akena-led Uganda People’s Congress (UPC) faction during the 2016 elections have split the group. Some faction members now accuse Akena, their leader, of pocketing all the cash.

[Observer] Billions of shillings given by President Museveni to the Jimmy Akena-led Uganda People's Congress (UPC) faction during the 2016 elections have split the group. Some faction members now accuse Akena, their leader, of pocketing all the cash.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kiyindi, Where Child Prostitution Is Common, Cheap

[Observer] On the shores of Lake Victoria in Buikwe district is Kiyindi village, one of the biggest landing sites in the country. The area, which is renowned for its fishing business, is also a hub for child prostitution, writes RACHAEL NINSIIMA.

[Observer] On the shores of Lake Victoria in Buikwe district is Kiyindi village, one of the biggest landing sites in the country. The area, which is renowned for its fishing business, is also a hub for child prostitution, writes RACHAEL NINSIIMA.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Sheikhs’ Murders – Suspects Decline to Defend Themselves

[Observer] Sheikh Muhammad Yunus Kamoga and 13 others, on trial for masterminding the killing of fellow sheikhs Mustapha Bahiga and Ibrahim Hassan Kirya, have declined to defend themselves in court.

[Observer] Sheikh Muhammad Yunus Kamoga and 13 others, on trial for masterminding the killing of fellow sheikhs Mustapha Bahiga and Ibrahim Hassan Kirya, have declined to defend themselves in court.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Suspended Minister in Sex and Bribe Scandal Cited in Fake Qatar Jobs Deal

[Observer] The interdicted minister of state for Labour, Employment and Industrial Relations, Herbert Kabafunzaki, is embroiled in fresh controversy over a botched labour export deal that he allegedly engineered while still in cabinet.

[Observer] The interdicted minister of state for Labour, Employment and Industrial Relations, Herbert Kabafunzaki, is embroiled in fresh controversy over a botched labour export deal that he allegedly engineered while still in cabinet.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

South Africa Needs Moral Leaders, Not Those in Pursuit of Selfish Gain

[The Conversation Africa] Stellenbosch University -South Africa has seen a great deal of progress in many spheres of life since non-racial democracy in 1994, yet many of its people are still waiting for their hard-won freedom to pay dividends. Economic…

[The Conversation Africa] Stellenbosch University -South Africa has seen a great deal of progress in many spheres of life since non-racial democracy in 1994, yet many of its people are still waiting for their hard-won freedom to pay dividends. Economic freedom still eludes them.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Charges Officer Who Told Museveni of Mafia in the Force

[Observer] Stephen Mugarura, the police officer who authored a dossier a couple of years ago, highlighting criminal activity within the force, was yesterday charged in the Police Disciplinary court with discreditable conduct.

[Observer] Stephen Mugarura, the police officer who authored a dossier a couple of years ago, highlighting criminal activity within the force, was yesterday charged in the Police Disciplinary court with discreditable conduct.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda