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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 …

May Day 2019: Workers Demand Rights, Respect

May Day 2019: Workers Demand Rights, Respect

BERLIN Higher salaries, better working conditions, maternity leave, minimum wage and an end to discrimination against temporary or foreign workers: These were among the concerns as hundreds of thousands of union members and labor activists …

UN Welcomes Momentum on Western Sahara, But Parties at Odds

UN Welcomes Momentum on Western Sahara, But Parties at Odds

UNITED NATIONS The U.N. Security Council approved a resolution Tuesday welcoming "new momentum" from the restart of talks on resolving the decades-old dispute over the mineral-rich Western Sahara, but Morocco and the pro-independence Polisario Front …

Mpigi accident claims six

Mpigi accident claims six

There was a fatal accident at Mpambire swamp along Kampala- Masaka highway three Miles from Mpiji Town claiming six lives on spot.

A Tanzanian trailer Reg.No. TZ 881DNG was involved in an accident with a …

Committee on Gender Equity presents the report to Mak staff and students for validation

Committee on Gender Equity presents the report to Mak staff and students for validation

On 4th December 2018, the Vice Chancellor of Makerere University Prof. Barnabas Nawangwe constituted a five Member Select Committee on Gender Equity (SCGE) to review the Makerere University gender mainstreaming policies and practices together with …

Sudan Protesters Call for ‘Million March’ for Civilian Rule

Sudan Protesters Call for ‘Million March’ for Civilian Rule

KHARTOUM, SUDAN Three members of Sudan's ruling Transitional Military Council have resigned, but their resignations are yet to be accepted, the TMC said late Wednesday.

Lieutenant-General Omar Zain al-Abideen who heads the TMC's political committee …

Sudan Protesters Call for ‘Million March’ for Civilian Rule

Sudan Protesters Call for ‘Million March’ for Civilian Rule

KHARTOUM, SUDAN Three members of Sudan's ruling Transitional Military Council have resigned, but their resignations are yet to be accepted, the TMC said late Wednesday.

Lieutenant-General Omar Zain al-Abideen who heads the TMC's political committee …

IGAD SSP KICKSOFF A REGIONAL TRAINING ON THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN COUNTERING TERRORISM

IGAD SSP KICKSOFF A REGIONAL TRAINING ON THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN COUNTERING TERRORISM

Entebbe, Uganda: IGAD Security Sector Program (IGAD SSP), with support from the European Union Trust Fund (EUTF) through the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) under the IPPSHAR program, kicked off a three days training program on …

IGAD SSP KICKSOFF A REGIONAL TRAINING ON THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN COUNTERING TERRORISM

IGAD SSP KICKSOFF A REGIONAL TRAINING ON THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN COUNTERING TERRORISM

Entebbe, Uganda: IGAD Security Sector Program (IGAD SSP), with support from the European Union Trust Fund (EUTF) through the Austrian Development Agency (ADA) under the IPPSHAR program, kicked off a three days training program on …

Women’s Football in Nigeria Struggles for Funds

Women’s Football in Nigeria Struggles for Funds

ABUJA, NIGERIA Nigeria's women's football [soccer] team, the Super Falcons, has dominated the African Women's Championship, winning nine titles since 1991. But the players have complained of low salaries, delayed paychecks, and being treated as …

Women’s Football in Nigeria Struggles for Funds

Women’s Football in Nigeria Struggles for Funds

ABUJA, NIGERIA Nigeria's women's football [soccer] team, the Super Falcons, has dominated the African Women's Championship, winning nine titles since 1991. But the players have complained of low salaries, delayed paychecks, and being treated as …

Sudan Delegation to Visit US to Discuss Removal from Terror List

Sudan Delegation to Visit US to Discuss Removal from Terror List

A Sudanese delegation is expected to visit the United States for talks aimed at getting Sudan removed from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism.

Sudan's army ruler, General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, in his …

Sudan Delegation to Visit US to Discuss Removal from Terror List

Sudan Delegation to Visit US to Discuss Removal from Terror List

A Sudanese delegation is expected to visit the United States for talks aimed at getting Sudan removed from the U.S. list of state sponsors of terrorism.

Sudan's army ruler, General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, in his …