Farmers Better Off After Ditching Tobacco Growing

[Daily News] Farmers in Ruvuma Region have significantly improved their livelihood and health after abandoning tobacco growing which trapped them in vicious cycle of poverty and escalate deforestation and adopted more profitable crops.

[Daily News] Farmers in Ruvuma Region have significantly improved their livelihood and health after abandoning tobacco growing which trapped them in vicious cycle of poverty and escalate deforestation and adopted more profitable crops.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Facts You Probably Didn’t Know That Will Blow Your Mind

[Daily News] Some lions climb trees? May be you saw them on Television. Well, what you saw was a shot from the Lake Manyara National Park; the home to world’s only tree climbing lions, but not Ruaha National Park, where we have the home to largest popu…

[Daily News] Some lions climb trees? May be you saw them on Television. Well, what you saw was a shot from the Lake Manyara National Park; the home to world's only tree climbing lions, but not Ruaha National Park, where we have the home to largest population of wild elephants in all of Eastern Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Chevrons in Another Dramatic Escape

[The Herald] Zimbabwe captain Graeme Cremer felt his team had once again dodged a bullet after they pulled off a great escape to end up with a hard-fought point in a thrilling tie against Scotland in their final ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier Group B …

[The Herald] Zimbabwe captain Graeme Cremer felt his team had once again dodged a bullet after they pulled off a great escape to end up with a hard-fought point in a thrilling tie against Scotland in their final ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier Group B match at Queens Sports Club yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Contaminated Water – Govt to Publish Details of Spending, Locations of Projects

[Premium Times] Following a Freedom of Information request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), the federal government has reportedly agreed to publish details of spending and locations of projects on water and sanitation for pe…

[Premium Times] Following a Freedom of Information request by Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), the federal government has reportedly agreed to publish details of spending and locations of projects on water and sanitation for periods covering 2010--2016, as well as details of allocations to the 36 states of the federation.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Accolades Umisseta Games Sponsors

[Daily News] Minister in the President’s Office (Regional Administration and Local Government Authorities), Selemani Jafo has hailed Coca-Cola for investing in secondary school sports competitions (Umisseta) once again this year, pledging that his mini…

[Daily News] Minister in the President's Office (Regional Administration and Local Government Authorities), Selemani Jafo has hailed Coca-Cola for investing in secondary school sports competitions (Umisseta) once again this year, pledging that his ministry is committed to provide full support to the beverage company.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt in Drive to Urbanise Growth Points

[The Herald] Government is looking at creating urban settings around growth points and service centres in the communal areas as part of efforts to accelerate the country’s urbanisation.

[The Herald] Government is looking at creating urban settings around growth points and service centres in the communal areas as part of efforts to accelerate the country's urbanisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mawji Wins Britam Insurance Golf Title

[Daily News] Dinesh Mawji shrugged off stiff opposition to win Britam Insurance Golf title in a 18- hole tournament at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club (DGC) over the weekend.

[Daily News] Dinesh Mawji shrugged off stiff opposition to win Britam Insurance Golf title in a 18- hole tournament at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club (DGC) over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania