Communications Regulatory Bans Broadcasting of 13 Local Songs

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ten local Bongo flavor musicians faced the major blow, after the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) announced the ban of some of their music, in the ground that they are against Tanzanian norms and values.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ten local Bongo flavor musicians faced the major blow, after the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) announced the ban of some of their music, in the ground that they are against Tanzanian norms and values.

Boko Haram – 10 Million People Need Aid in Nigeria, Three Others – UN

[Premium Times] More than 10 million people would require aid in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger as a result of the security challenges in the countries, the UN said on Thursday.

[Premium Times] More than 10 million people would require aid in Nigeria, Cameroon, Chad and Niger as a result of the security challenges in the countries, the UN said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tenure Extension – APC Won’t Go Beyond 2019 – Timi Frank

[Vanguard] Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Timi Frank, yesterday, flayed the extension of the tenure of Chief John Odigie-Oyegun-led National Working Committee, NWC, for another 12 months.

[Vanguard] Deputy National Publicity Secretary of the ruling All Progressives Congress, APC, Comrade Timi Frank, yesterday, flayed the extension of the tenure of Chief John Odigie-Oyegun-led National Working Committee, NWC, for another 12 months.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governor Says Police Must Be ‘Closer to Citizen’

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The provincial governor of Lunda Sul, Ernesto Kiteculo, reaffirmed Wednesday in Saurimo that the police must be ‘closer’ to the citizen to ensure their safety.

[ANGOP] Saurimo -The provincial governor of Lunda Sul, Ernesto Kiteculo, reaffirmed Wednesday in Saurimo that the police must be 'closer' to the citizen to ensure their safety.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Interior Minister Demands Plans Against Corruption

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Interior Minister Basilio Monteiro has demanded that the provincial and district police commands draw up plans for the fight against corruption, in order to purify the ranks of the police force.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambican Interior Minister Basilio Monteiro has demanded that the provincial and district police commands draw up plans for the fight against corruption, in order to purify the ranks of the police force.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Five Women From Karamoja Charged With Illegal Trade On Kampala’s City Streets

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -A group of five women from Karamoja have been charged before Kampala’s City Hall Court with trading in the City, without a valid licence.

[Independent (Kampala)] Kampala -A group of five women from Karamoja have been charged before Kampala's City Hall Court with trading in the City, without a valid licence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

FAO Warns of Poor Harvests

[AIM] London -The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has warned that dry weather conditions and high temperatures are likely to reduce harvests in southern Africa, leading to a rise in food insecurity.

[AIM] London -The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has warned that dry weather conditions and high temperatures are likely to reduce harvests in southern Africa, leading to a rise in food insecurity.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Road Fund Releases Shs 102bn for 3rd Quarter

[Observer] The Uganda Road Fund (URF) has released Shs 102bn to its designated agencies and sub-agencies for maintenance of various categories of public roads for the third quarter of the 2017/2018 financial year.

[Observer] The Uganda Road Fund (URF) has released Shs 102bn to its designated agencies and sub-agencies for maintenance of various categories of public roads for the third quarter of the 2017/2018 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda