Few Voters Turn Up in Mbweni Ward to Elect a Councilor

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -In the early hours of Sunday, November 26, only a few voters could be spotted at polling stations in Mbweni Ward, Kinondoni District, with the presence of a tight security being vivid.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -In the early hours of Sunday, November 26, only a few voters could be spotted at polling stations in Mbweni Ward, Kinondoni District, with the presence of a tight security being vivid.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jah Prayzah Lights Up Harare

[The Herald] Man of the moment Jah Prayzah and several local artistes put up a sterling performance at a hastily organised show held at the Harare International Conference Centre on Friday.

[The Herald] Man of the moment Jah Prayzah and several local artistes put up a sterling performance at a hastily organised show held at the Harare International Conference Centre on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Champions KCB Launch Title Defence On Winning Note

[Nation] Winger Collins Wanjala and substitute Arthur Owiro scored a brace of tries each as Kenya Commercial Bank crushed Strathmore Leos 27-0 to get their Kenya Cup title defence on course at the KCB Ruaraka grounds on Saturday.

[Nation] Winger Collins Wanjala and substitute Arthur Owiro scored a brace of tries each as Kenya Commercial Bank crushed Strathmore Leos 27-0 to get their Kenya Cup title defence on course at the KCB Ruaraka grounds on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Botswana Leader Tells VOA Mugabe Departure ‘Long Overdue’

[VOA] Botswana’s President Seretse Khama Ian Khama was the first African head of state to call on Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe to step down during the recent crisis in that country. Prior to Mugabe’s resignation, the Botswana leader said Zimbabwean…

[VOA] Botswana's President Seretse Khama Ian Khama was the first African head of state to call on Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe to step down during the recent crisis in that country. Prior to Mugabe's resignation, the Botswana leader said Zimbabweans have been subjected to untold suffering for a long time, due to what he says is poor governance under Mugabe's leadership. Khama spoke to VOA's Peter Clottey about the recent developments in Zimbabwe. The transcript of the interview has been edited for length and

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hospitals Blamed for Deaths

[Zimbabwe Standard] A lot of Zimbabwean women die giving birth because of poor service delivery at health institutions, a United Nations Children Fund (Unicef) senior official said on Friday.

[Zimbabwe Standard] A lot of Zimbabwean women die giving birth because of poor service delivery at health institutions, a United Nations Children Fund (Unicef) senior official said on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Land Reform Ministry Accused of Special Treatment

[Namibian] The land reform ministry is being accused of giving “special treatment” to a resettlement farm beneficiary, Irvine Mukata, as it emerged that he is given a longer grace period to occupy a farming unit allocated to him .

[Namibian] The land reform ministry is being accused of giving "special treatment" to a resettlement farm beneficiary, Irvine Mukata, as it emerged that he is given a longer grace period to occupy a farming unit allocated to him .

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Satellite Broadband to Unlock Economic Growth in Rural Uganda

[Monitor] The African Development Bank projects that Uganda’s GDP will grow from 5.1 per cent in 2017 to 5.8 per cent in 2018. Among other factors, the government has highlighted the role of information communications technology (ICT) as a key enabler …

[Monitor] The African Development Bank projects that Uganda's GDP will grow from 5.1 per cent in 2017 to 5.8 per cent in 2018. Among other factors, the government has highlighted the role of information communications technology (ICT) as a key enabler for this trend toward growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda