Dar Reaps Benefits of Tourism Exhibition

[Daily News] THIS year’s IMEX International Exhibition has offered Tanzania a unique opportunity to showcase its tourism and meeting industry potentials with number of deals sealed with international events organisers.

[Daily News] THIS year's IMEX International Exhibition has offered Tanzania a unique opportunity to showcase its tourism and meeting industry potentials with number of deals sealed with international events organisers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police Seek to End 48-Hour Detention Rule

[VOA] Kampala -The Uganda Police Force is facing stiff resistance over a proposal that would allow officers to hold suspects beyond the maximum of two days before they are granted bail or appear in court. While police say the change will only affect te…

[VOA] Kampala -The Uganda Police Force is facing stiff resistance over a proposal that would allow officers to hold suspects beyond the maximum of two days before they are granted bail or appear in court. While police say the change will only affect terrorism suspects, opponents say those accused of petty crimes will be held longer too.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Laws Amidst a Culture of Silence Will Not Stop FGM

[Daily News] “If all Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) survivors shared the detrimental effects the practice has had on their lives all the communities practicing the acts in Tanzania would stop the act.”

[Daily News] "If all Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) survivors shared the detrimental effects the practice has had on their lives all the communities practicing the acts in Tanzania would stop the act."

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

The 2019 Elections and the Economy

[Guardian] The growing anxiety over the 2019 general elections appears to be having serious effects on the economy. No doubt, whatever happens in the political arena is bound to affect the market positively or negatively. Politicians are therefore warn…

[Guardian] The growing anxiety over the 2019 general elections appears to be having serious effects on the economy. No doubt, whatever happens in the political arena is bound to affect the market positively or negatively. Politicians are therefore warned to desist from actions and utterances that could negatively impact the nation's fragile democracy and the even more fragile economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lady Golfers to Battle for Ghana Tickets

[Daily News] MOSHI-based golf course in Kilimanjaro region is set for a fierce battle as ladies will be vying for tickets to represent Tanzania in the All Africa Challenge Trophy to be held in Ghanaian capital, Accra in August this year.

[Daily News] MOSHI-based golf course in Kilimanjaro region is set for a fierce battle as ladies will be vying for tickets to represent Tanzania in the All Africa Challenge Trophy to be held in Ghanaian capital, Accra in August this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

UN: Attacks on Healthcare Facilities in Libya Likely War Crimes

[VOA] The United Nations — in a joint report by the UN Human Rights Office and the U.N. Support Mission in Libya — condemns widespread, indiscriminate attacks by all armed groups in Libya against healthcare facilities and personnel, saying they could…

[VOA] The United Nations -- in a joint report by the UN Human Rights Office and the U.N. Support Mission in Libya -- condemns widespread, indiscriminate attacks by all armed groups in Libya against healthcare facilities and personnel, saying they could constitute war crimes.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

22 Judicial Officers Reshuffled to Improve Service Delivery

[Monitor] Kampala -The judiciary has, in a fairly large shake up, reshuffled at least 22 judicial officers at the lower Bench in a bid to improve service delivery throughout the country.

[Monitor] Kampala -The judiciary has, in a fairly large shake up, reshuffled at least 22 judicial officers at the lower Bench in a bid to improve service delivery throughout the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kenyan Sides Eye Glory in Zone Five Qualifiers

[Nation] Kenya coach Catherine Mabwi admits she expects a ‘tough journey’ for her young players ahead of the Zone V Africa volleyball Youth Championship qualifiers which gets underway on Thursday here at the Lugogo indoor arena.

[Nation] Kenya coach Catherine Mabwi admits she expects a 'tough journey' for her young players ahead of the Zone V Africa volleyball Youth Championship qualifiers which gets underway on Thursday here at the Lugogo indoor arena.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda