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  1. Should Kampala city be handed to the Chinese?Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 20 | Daily Monitor

    Beti Kamya, president of the Uganda Federal Alliance political party and candidate in the 2011 presidential election, is one of the best analysts when it comes to explaining Uganda's 50 years of political instability and discontent On one hand, it might seem like Lukwago is the problem since he has clashed with Musisi, Kamya and Kamya's predecessor Frank Tumwebaze Beti Kamya, president of the Uganda Federal Alliance political party and candidate in the 2011 presidential election, is one of the best analysts when it comes to explaining Uganda's 50 years of political instability and discontent.

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  2. Malawi: Mutharika Says Malawi Opposition Fear Losing in 2019, Cites Economist PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Economist Intelligence Unit, has forecast victory for DPP in 2019. In its 2nd quarter forecast report on Malawi, the EIU gives Mutharika credible chances at the polls for how stable his leadership has been even in the face of no donor support for ...

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  3. Malawi: Farmers Hail Peacock Seeds At Mzimba Agriculture Trade FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | AllAfrica.com

    ... rains in Mbalachanda but I was surprised that the crop survived," said Mzale who grows maize and beans. Peacock Seeds Malawi regional territory manager for the North, Elias Nyirenda, said their company was geared towards making sure that farmers ...

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  4. Healthcare seeking practices and barriers to accessing under-five...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | BioMed Central

    ... proliferation of urban slums, the health of under-five children in slum areas remains a public health imperative in Malawi. This paper explores healthcare-seeking practices for common childhood illnesses focusing on use of biomedical health services ...

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  5. Southern Season may also close Market Street 'Taste' storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Charleston City Paper

    Remember when Southern Season opened a small Taste store on Market Street in May ? Well, it may close. According to the Post & Courier , the bankrupt Chapel Hill-based chain "is seeking a judge's permission to close its downtown Charleston store because it can't afford to keep operating it."

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  6. .com | Malawian opposition parties consider single candidate to challenge MutharikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | News24

    Lilongwe - With the next presidential election just three years away, Malawian opposition parties have announced the consideration of a grand coalition to field a single candidate to challenge President Peter Mutharika. According to Nyasa Times , opposition leaders expressed concern over the main opposition party, the Malawi Congress Party , becoming a "perpetual opposition" should Lazarous Chakwera, MCP leader, remain at the helm.

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  7. MPs task NITAU to speed up internet backbone implementationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | New Vision

    Using the $100m that government borrowed for the project in 2006, phases 1, 2 and 3 of the project are complete NITA-U's director of e-government services Peter Kahiigi shows MPS how the National Information Infrastructure data centre works. Photo by Shamim Saad Members of Parliament on the committee of Information and Communications Technology have tasked the National Information Technology Authority to speed up the connection of government agencies to the internet.

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  8. Malawi: Former Energy Minister Hits Back At President Over BlackoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | AllAfrica.com

    Former Cabinet Minister of energy who is also current People's Party Secretary General, Ibrahim Matola has said the PP led government invested heavily in energy sector under the umbrella of clear road map, Economic Recovery Plan . Matola was responding to Malawi President speech made in Salima in which he blamed previous Governments for electricity and water saying they did not invest much.

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  9. Arrest Baguma on sight - CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Daily Monitor

    Senior police officer Aaron Baguma yesterday defied court summons to appear over murder charges and the Chief Magistrate ordered for his arrest The court was compelled to order Baguma's arrest after the Resident State Attorney Jonathan Muwaganya reported that the senior officer had failed to bring himself to court as per last week's criminal summons issued to him by the same court to appear yesterday Senior police officer Aaron Baguma yesterday defied court summons to appear over murder charges and the Chief Magistrate ordered for his arrest.

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  10. How Baguma came into the lime lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    October 21, 2015. Mr Aaron Baguma, the then Kampala Central Police Station commander, went to the scene of murder, a few metres away from his duty station, found the deceased being beaten by the accused persons Mr Aaron Baguma, the then Kampala Central Police Station commander, went to the scene of murder, a few metres away from his duty station, found the deceased being beaten by the accused persons 2012 Baguma joins police as a cadet officer October 21, 2015.

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  11. Welcoming Omamah Mugabe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | GhanaWeb

    Today we are expecting an august visitor, the former AU Chairman, the brave African, the strongest oldest person in Africa, the Millennium President of Africa, His Excellency, my Omamah, Robert Gabriel Mugabe; he who will be president until the bones are rotten, Mr. Omamah, welcome. My name is Simpa Panyin.

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  12. Western and Central Regions to have Freight ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Ghanamma.com

    Ms Sylvia Asana Dauda, Deputy Director of the Authority who said this at a durbar of chiefs at Akatakyiwa near Cape Coast , said the freight park, when completed would be very crucial for the movement of goods across the Western Corridor and provide a key logistic enabler between Tema and Takoradi Ports. The park would also serve as one-stop-shop for all trucks, which ply the Takoradi-Tema road and to provide a critical interface for an efficient logistics value chain.

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  13. Malawi: Govt Takes Economic Investment to Rural CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    ... through a meat processing company, Nyama World. Under the Commercialization of Smallholder Beef Producers in Northern Malawi Project, Nyama World has clinched a concession to build capacity of smallholder farmers who engage in livestock farming. One ...

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  14. Uganda: Warrant of Arrest Issued for Former Police Boss BagumaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | AllAfrica.com

    Buganda Road Court has this morning issued a warrant of arrest to former commander of Kampala Central Police Station, Aaron Baguma, after the senior officer failed to appear before the court to answer to murder charges in connection to the killing of a business woman last year. Mr Baguma had been expected in court this morning after the said court had issued him criminal summons last week.

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  15. Mbabazi let me down, says MuseveniRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | New Vision

    In his renewed quest to uplift what he describes as "common people" from poverty, President Yoweri Museveni says he will be dealing directly with the poor, revealing that politicians, including former Prime Minister Amama Mbabazi, have let him down. While launching saving schemes on Wednesday in Katwe, Zana and Bwebajja, Museveni said that in the past when he was busy with freedom fighting struggles in Luwero and after , he had trusted politicians such as Mbabazi, to deal with people in Kampala and neighboring districts of Wakiso and Mukono but the results were not registered.

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  16. Africa: No Looming Debt Crisis ithe Continent - AfDBRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | AllAfrica.com

    ... and from which source. The four- day CABRI workshop is being attended by both government officers from Kenya, Malawi, Rwanda and South Africa, Capital Markets Authority and representatives from the private sector. The managing director Stanbic Bank, ...

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  17. Kay 633x393Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | New Vision

    The land mark ruling delivered by Justice Joseph Murangira means that DPP no longer needs to make a formal application before a trial court in order to take over a private prosecuted criminal matter. The High Court in Kampala on ruled that the Director of Public Prosecution has automatic powers to take over any criminal matter, since he is the constitutional authority on all criminal prosecutions in Uganda.

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  18. Baguma fails to appear in court, warrant of arrest issuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Buganda Road Court has this morning issued a warrant of arrest to former commander of Kampala Central Police Station, Aaron Baguma, after the senior officer failed to appear before the court Mr Baguma is one of the nine suspects in the alleged killing of businesswoman Donah Betty Katusabe at Pine Car Bond in Kampala on October 21, 2015 Buganda Road Court has this morning issued a warrant of arrest to former commander of Kampala Central Police Station, Aaron Baguma, after the senior officer failed to appear before the court to answer to murder charges in connection to the killing of a business woman last year. Mr Baguma had been expected in court this morning after the said court had issued him criminal summons last week.

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  19. DIARY-Emerging Markets Economic Events to Aug 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Reuters

    THURSDAY, AUGUST 18 SEOUL - South Korean Finance Minister Yoo Il-ho will attend a meeting with other government ministers to discuss economic issues - 0100 GMT. JAKARTA - Indonesia central bank holds board of governors meeting .

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  20. Malawi Plants Home Gardens to Fight Food InsecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Voice of America

    Malawi continues to grapple with the aftermath of severe drought and flooding during the past year that has left over six million people in need of food aid. Now, small home vegetable gardens are cropping up around the capital, thanks to a new initiative called the Victory Garden Campaign.

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