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Disability Law and Rights Centre Proposal Validation Seminar

Disability Law and Rights Centre Proposal Validation Seminar

The Disability Law and Rights Centre (DLRC), School of Law, Makerere University with support from Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa (OSIEA) is undertaking research in Disability Law and Rights. DLRC will hold a proposal …

Disability Law and Rights Centre Proposal Validation Seminar

Disability Law and Rights Centre Proposal Validation Seminar

The Disability Law and Rights Centre (DLRC), School of Law, Makerere University with support from Open Society Initiative for Eastern Africa (OSIEA) is undertaking research in Disability Law and Rights. DLRC will hold a proposal …

Speakers Question Call to Increase Peacekeeping Support Account, as Fifth Committee Examines Budget Performance, Proposals for Six Missions, Regional Service Centre

Speakers Question Call to Increase Peacekeeping Support Account, as Fifth Committee Examines Budget Performance, Proposals for Six Missions, Regional Service Centre

Speakers questioned a request from the Secretary-General for a $56.1 million increase in the support account for peacekeeping operations for 2019/20 as the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) entered the second week of its consideration …

Speakers Question Call to Increase Peacekeeping Support Account, as Fifth Committee Examines Budget Performance, Proposals for Six Missions, Regional Service Centre

Speakers Question Call to Increase Peacekeeping Support Account, as Fifth Committee Examines Budget Performance, Proposals for Six Missions, Regional Service Centre

Speakers questioned a request from the Secretary-General for a $56.1 million increase in the support account for peacekeeping operations for 2019/20 as the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) entered the second week of its consideration …

South Africa Chief Vows to Purge ANC of ‘Deviant Tendencies’

South Africa Chief Vows to Purge ANC of ‘Deviant Tendencies’

JOHANNESBURG South Africa's president is vowing to purge his party of "bad and deviant tendencies" as he prepares to appoint a new Cabinet following a victory in national elections.

The 57 percent share of the …

New Talks on Sudan Civilian Rule Expected Monday

New Talks on Sudan Civilian Rule Expected Monday

KHARTOUM Sudan's army rulers and protesters are to hold fresh talks over handing power to a civilian administration on Monday, spokesmen for the generals and the protest movement said.

On Saturday, the Alliance for Freedom …

Syrian Troops Expand Offensive Despite Calls for Calm

Syrian Troops Expand Offensive Despite Calls for Calm

BEIRUT Syrian government forces expanded their ground offensive in northwestern Syria, pushing Saturday into the last rebel stronghold and regaining control of a number of villages along its southern corner, activists and media said, despite …

Syrian Troops Expand Offensive Despite Calls for Calm

Syrian Troops Expand Offensive Despite Calls for Calm

BEIRUT Syrian government forces expanded their ground offensive in northwestern Syria, pushing Saturday into the last rebel stronghold and regaining control of a number of villages along its southern corner, activists and media said, despite …

South Africa election: Polls close in test for ruling ANC

South Africa election: Polls close in test for ruling ANC

PRETORIA, Polls have shut in South Africa's elections, widely seen as a test for the ruling ANC.

The party is forecast to have a reduced majority following anger over the economy and land reform.

Casting …

Police Statement on Use of Propaganda Videos

Police Statement on Use of Propaganda Videos

Last week, selected political and social media actors, posted old videos of police misconduct that included that of a female activist who was being arrested in an unprofessional manner, in 2015, by female police officers. …

Driving school owners urged on road safety

Driving school owners urged on road safety

The Inspectorate of Vehicles has appealed to owners and managers of driving schools to be cautious while training drivers.

This, according to the Acting Commissioner, Inspectorate of Vehicles, ACP Hajj Kirungi Suleiman is in a …

Driving school owners urged on road safety

Driving school owners urged on road safety

The Inspectorate of Vehicles has appealed to owners and managers of driving schools to be cautious while training drivers.

This, according to the Acting Commissioner, Inspectorate of Vehicles, ACP Hajj Kirungi Suleiman is in a …

One of Africa’s Richest, Media Magnate Reginald Mengi Dies

One of Africa’s Richest, Media Magnate Reginald Mengi Dies

DAR ES SALAAM Condolences are pouring in following the death Thursday of Tanzanian media magnate Reginald Mengi, ranked as one of the 50 wealthiest people in Africa and a pioneer in the area of privately-owned …