Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni has admitted that growing youth unemployment in the country is a daunting task that must be prioritised.
As Uganda celebrates 50 years of independence, Daniel Edyegu wonders how much has changed since those dark days of colonial rule.
Nigerian security authorities were informed of an imminent attack before the 2010 terrorist bombings in Abuja that left 12 people dead and 36 injured.
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan has shown a willingness to offer terror-accused Henry Okah an olive branch to pacify the volatile Niger Delta.
Niger Delta Minister Godsday Orubebe has given a grisly account of the 2010 bombings in Abuja as the trial of Henry Okah begins.
While Julius Malema used Wednesday's meeting with the military to upstage the government, soldiers say all they want is for their plight to be heard.