SADC Rejects Opposition Rigging Claims

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) has rejected the former coalition government’s claim that the 3 June 2017 parliamentary elections were rigged and its call for a forensic audit of the polls.

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Development Community (SADC) has rejected the former coalition government's claim that the 3 June 2017 parliamentary elections were rigged and its call for a forensic audit of the polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Prime Minister Thabane Disbands ‘Mutiny’ Court-Martial

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane says he will disband a court-martial for 23 Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) officers accused of mutiny, in a move that would end a matter that has dragged on for over two years.

[Lesotho Times] PRIME Minister Thomas Thabane says he will disband a court-martial for 23 Lesotho Defence Force (LDF) officers accused of mutiny, in a move that would end a matter that has dragged on for over two years.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

ICT Contributes N1.6 Trillion to GDP Quarterly – NCC

[Daily Trust] The quarterly contribution of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has increased to N1.6 trillion from N1.4trn, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said.

[Daily Trust] The quarterly contribution of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) sector to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) has increased to N1.6 trillion from N1.4trn, the Nigerian Communications Commission has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Alarm Over High Antiretroviral Therapy Dropouts Rate

[Citizen] Dodoma -Tanzanian’s efforts to contain the spread of HIV/Aids faces a major obstacle due to reluctance of majority of men to go for check-up and use antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, compared to their female counterparts.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Tanzanian's efforts to contain the spread of HIV/Aids faces a major obstacle due to reluctance of majority of men to go for check-up and use antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, compared to their female counterparts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ministry Finalises Gender-Based Violence Policy

[Lesotho Times] THE Ministry of Education and Training is finalising a comprehensive school health and nutrition policy to serve as a guideline on reproductive health, early marriages, unintended pregnancies and gender based violence.

[Lesotho Times] THE Ministry of Education and Training is finalising a comprehensive school health and nutrition policy to serve as a guideline on reproductive health, early marriages, unintended pregnancies and gender based violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Why Charcoal Trade Must Be Checked

[Citizen] Morogoro -Energy sources in developing countries remains a major issue as a big percentage of the population continues to depend on firewood and charcoal for their fuel needs.

[Citizen] Morogoro -Energy sources in developing countries remains a major issue as a big percentage of the population continues to depend on firewood and charcoal for their fuel needs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

TEF Welcomes Directive On Re-Registration

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Editors Forum (TEF) has welcomed the government’s directive to re-register print media outlets, saying it is in accordance with the new Media Services Act of 2016.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Editors Forum (TEF) has welcomed the government's directive to re-register print media outlets, saying it is in accordance with the new Media Services Act of 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Women Urged to Seize Opportunities

[Lesotho Times] CENTRAL Bank Of Lesotho Governor, Retselisitsoe Matlanyane, has called on women to stop holding back and aggressively push for success in the workplace, business as well leaving lasting legacies in their communities.

[Lesotho Times] CENTRAL Bank Of Lesotho Governor, Retselisitsoe Matlanyane, has called on women to stop holding back and aggressively push for success in the workplace, business as well leaving lasting legacies in their communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Light Shed Over Why Chief Govt Chemist Questioned

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chief government chemist Samwel Manyele was on Thursay interrogated for a second consecutive day by officers of the Drugs Control and Enforcement Authority (DCEA).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chief government chemist Samwel Manyele was on Thursay interrogated for a second consecutive day by officers of the Drugs Control and Enforcement Authority (DCEA).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania