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Defend humanity, reject migration policies that kill

From the borders of South Africa, Malawi, Brazil and Mexico, to the shores of Malaysia, Indonesia and Europe.

News 24 , South Africa Dec 16, 2018

68 countries Ugandans can visit with no visas

The countries in Africa are Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Eritrea, Eswatini (Swaziland), the Gambia, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Dec 15, 2018

Lobi Stars plan against Kenya’s high altitude

Idoko said the team started making plans for their schedule in Nairobi immediately after they defeated UMS de Loum of Cameroon, and says they are ready tango the Kenyan champions, who ousted Nyasa Big Bullets of Malawi 4-3 on penalties after a 1-1 draw on aggregate.

Vanguard News , Nigeria Dec 15, 2018

CAF awards: Musa shunned, Iwobi makes final shortlist

Others are South Africans Thembi Kgatlana and Janine Van Wyk, Cameroon’s Fedjuo Raissa and Gabrielle Aboudi Onguene, Ghana’s Elizabeth Addo and Abdulai Mukarama, Mali’s Basira Toure and Tabitha Chawinga of Malawi.

Punch , Nigeria Dec 14, 2018

Onyango in top 10 but Salah in line to retain African Player of the Year award

African awards short lists Player of the Year Alex Iwobi (Nigeria, Arsenal/ENG), Andre Onana (Cameroon, Ajax/NED), Anis Badri (Tunisia, Esperance), Denis Onyango (Uganda, Mamelodi Sundowns/RSA), Mehdi Benatia (Morocco, Juventus/ITA), Mohamed Salah (Egypt, Liverpool/ENG), Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon,Arsenal/ENG), Riyad Mahrez (Algeria, Manchester City/ENG), Sadio Mane (Senegal, Liverpool/ENG), Walid Soliman (Egypt, Al Ahly) Women’s Player of the Year Abdulai Mukarama (Ghana), Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria), Bassira Toure (Mali), Chrestinah Kgatlana (South Africa), Elizabeth Addo (Ghana), Francisca Ordega (Nigeria), Gabrielle Onguene (Cameroon), Janine van Wyk (South Africa), Onome Ebi (Nigeria), Raissa Feudjio (Cameroon), Tabitha Chawinga (Malawi) Youth Player of the Year Achraf Hakimi (Morocco), Franck Kessie (Ivory Coast), Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria) Coach of the Year Aliou Cisse (Senegal), Herve Renard (Morocco), Moine Chaabani (Esperance/TUN) Women’s Coach of the Year Desiree Ellis (South Africa), Joseph Ndoko (Cameroon), Thomas Dennerby (Nigeria) National Team of the Year Madagascar, Mauritania, Uganda Women’s National Team of the Year Cameroon, Nigeria, South Africa

The Independent , Uganda Dec 14, 2018

Statue of 'racist' Gandhi removed from Ghana university campus

Campaigners in Malawi are currently trying to stop a statue of Gandhi going up in the capital, Blantyre, arguing that he used racial slurs against black people.

Al Jazeera , Africa Dec 14, 2018

Sharks cautiously optimistic ahead of tough Kotoko game

Gabonese referee Pierre Atcho will be the man at the centre assisted by compatriots Theophile Vinga and Angelo Mambana while Isidore Nze will serve as the fourth official and Maxwell Mtonga from Malawi the match commissioner.

Daily Nation , Kenya Dec 14, 2018

Iwobi, Salah, Oshoala, others make 2018 CAF awards shortlist

The shortlists for the 2018 Confederation of African Football awards were announced on Friday: Player of the Year Alex Iwobi (Nigeria, Arsenal/ENG), Andre Onana (Cameroon, Ajax/NED), Anis Badri (Tunisia, Esperance), Denis Onyango (Uganda, Mamelodi Sundowns/RSA), Mehdi Benatia (Morocco, Juventus/ITA), Mohamed Salah (Egypt, Liverpool/ENG), Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Gabon,Arsenal/ENG), Riyad Mahrez (Algeria, Manchester City/ENG), Sadio Mane (Senegal, Liverpool/ENG), Walid Soliman (Egypt, Al Ahly) READ ALSO: PHOTOS: Vehicle catches fire on Lagos-Ibadan Expressway Women’s Player of the Year Abdulai Mukarama (Ghana), Asisat Oshoala (Nigeria), Bassira Toure (Mali), Chrestinah Kgatlana (South Africa), Elizabeth Addo (Ghana), Francisca Ordega (Nigeria), Gabrielle Onguene (Cameroon), Janine van Wyk (South Africa), Onome Ebi (Nigeria), Raissa Feudjio (Cameroon), Tabitha Chawinga (Malawi) Youth Player of the Year Achraf Hakimi (Morocco), Franck Kessie (Ivory Coast), Wilfred Ndidi (Nigeria) Coach of the Year Aliou Cisse (Senegal), Herve Renard (Morocco), Moine Chaabani (Esperance/TUN) Women’s Coach of the Year Desiree Ellis (South Africa), Joseph Ndoko (Cameroon), Thomas Dennerby (Nigeria) National Team of the Year Madagascar, Mauritania, Uganda Women’s National Team of the Year Cameroon, Nigeria, South Africa (AFP) (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today) DOWNLOAD THE PUNCH NEWS APP NOW ON

Punch , Nigeria Dec 14, 2018

Ease visa restrictions to Israel, Oulanyah tells Deputy Ambassador

The Deputy Speaker made the call while meeting the Deputy Ambassador of Israel to Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Seychelles and Malawi Eyal David, whom he hosted at Parliament on Thursday.

New Vision , Uganda Dec 14, 2018

Oulanyah calls on Israel to ease visa restrictions

PIC: Deputy Speaker Jacob Oulanyah poses for a photo with deputy ambassador of Israel to Uganda Kenya, Tanzania, Seychelles and Malawi, Eyal-David (Courtesy photo) DIPLOMACY Deputy Speaker of Parliament Jacob Oulanyah has called on the Embassy of Israel based in Kenya, to ease visa restrictions on Ugandans seeking to travel to Israel for study and tourism purposes among other things.

New Vision , Uganda Dec 14, 2018