Social Media Fury As UK Paper Describes Dar Es Salaam as ‘A Fishing Village’

[News24Wire] Social media users have taken to Twitter to express their fury after a British tabloid newspaper, Daily Mail, published a story that described Tanzania’s capital city as a “fishing village of Dar es Salaam”.

[News24Wire] Social media users have taken to Twitter to express their fury after a British tabloid newspaper, Daily Mail, published a story that described Tanzania's capital city as a "fishing village of Dar es Salaam".

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Israel and Rwanda, Partners in Persecution

[Fahamu] Despite Kagame’s totalitarian regime being infamous for horrendous human rights abuses inside the country and in DR Congo, Rwanda is now a member of the UN Human Rights Council. Rwanda has signaled that it will use its seat to defend its frien…

[Fahamu] Despite Kagame's totalitarian regime being infamous for horrendous human rights abuses inside the country and in DR Congo, Rwanda is now a member of the UN Human Rights Council. Rwanda has signaled that it will use its seat to defend its friend, the colonial state of Israel.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

ICPC Arraigns Whistle Blower Over False Information On Namadi Sambo

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned one Abubakar Sani Chindo, alias Abdullahi Mohammed, an alleged whistle blower for giving false information to the commission, claiming hu…

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) has arraigned one Abubakar Sani Chindo, alias Abdullahi Mohammed, an alleged whistle blower for giving false information to the commission, claiming huge sums of money lying in boxes in a house in Kaduna.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Displaced People in Darfur Especially Vulnerable

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / South Kordofan / El Geneina / Tokar -On Monday six people died at Kabkabiya hospital in North Darfur of cholera, while on Tuesday the isolation centre reported 18 new cases of the disease, bringing the total number of hospitali…

[Radio Dabanga] Darfur / South Kordofan / El Geneina / Tokar -On Monday six people died at Kabkabiya hospital in North Darfur of cholera, while on Tuesday the isolation centre reported 18 new cases of the disease, bringing the total number of hospitalised cases to 28. More deaths and infections have been reported from across Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Guptas Inflated Value of Their Properties – OUTA

[News24Wire] The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) appears to have uncovered that the Guptas were massively inflating the value of the properties they owned – receiving bonds of nearly R1bn for properties totalling R245m.

[News24Wire] The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (OUTA) appears to have uncovered that the Guptas were massively inflating the value of the properties they owned - receiving bonds of nearly R1bn for properties totalling R245m.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Council of Ministers Reviews Report On U.S. Administration’s Decision

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of Ministers reviewed in its regular meeting Thursday, chaired by the First Vice – President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, a report on the US administration’s decision extending th…

[SNA] Khartoum -The Council of Ministers reviewed in its regular meeting Thursday, chaired by the First Vice - President of the Republic and National Prime Minister, Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih, a report on the US administration's decision extending the sanctions period until October 12.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan