A Recipe for Swift and Sustainable Development

[Citizen] Every nation in the world wants to fast track development and become a superpower; Tanzania has realistically chosen to become a middle-income country. Do we have the necessary inputs and what are these inputs to move the development process …

[Citizen] Every nation in the world wants to fast track development and become a superpower; Tanzania has realistically chosen to become a middle-income country. Do we have the necessary inputs and what are these inputs to move the development process on an accelerated mode. Invariable one refers to South Korea (SK), which is now a rich multi-party democracy with a booming economy thriving on electronic products, machinery and transport equipment. In 1960 SK GDP per capita was $152 and now it is $1,800, how did this

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ethio-Brazil Bilateral Cooperation

[Ethiopian Herald] Brazil and Ethiopia have had a long diplomatic relations which dates back to the 1950s. In recent times, the two countries have renovated their relations. While Brazil reopened its embassy in Addis in 2005, Ethiopia, in its turn, reo…

[Ethiopian Herald] Brazil and Ethiopia have had a long diplomatic relations which dates back to the 1950s. In recent times, the two countries have renovated their relations. While Brazil reopened its embassy in Addis in 2005, Ethiopia, in its turn, reopened its resident embassy in Brazil by 2011. The two countries have huge potential to enhance their economic partnership and are expected to involve heavily in the economic side of their ties. Recently, The Ethiopian Herald had the chance to discuss with the Brazilian Ambassad

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

PM Asks the Parliament to Endorse Sh171.66 Billion for His Office

[Citizen] Dodoma -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa tables his office’s 2017/18 budget estimates. He asks the National Assembly to approve Sh171.66 billion for his office and other institutions under his docket.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa tables his office's 2017/18 budget estimates. He asks the National Assembly to approve Sh171.66 billion for his office and other institutions under his docket.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Local Drivers, Trucks Held in Zambia

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Zambian authorities have seized about 200 Tanzanian trucks carrying logs from the DR Congo, according to the Tanzania Truck Owners Association (Tatoa) claims.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Zambian authorities have seized about 200 Tanzanian trucks carrying logs from the DR Congo, according to the Tanzania Truck Owners Association (Tatoa) claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

EFCC Arraigns Three INEC Officials Linked to Alison-Madueke’s U.S.$155 Million Bribery Scam

[Leadership] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arraigned three officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), who allegedly received bribe from former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-…

[Leadership] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) yesterday arraigned three officials of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), who allegedly received bribe from former Minister of Petroleum Resources, Mrs. Diezani Alison-Madueke, to compromise the outcome of 2015 General election.

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Scribes Tortured for Exposing Darfur Chemical Warfare

[CAJ News] Khartoum -TWO filmmakers abducted and detained for investigating human rights violations in Darfur have been brutalized in prison. Commissioned by a United Kingdom television station, Phil Cox, a British national, and Daoud Hari, a Darfuri t…

[CAJ News] Khartoum -TWO filmmakers abducted and detained for investigating human rights violations in Darfur have been brutalized in prison. Commissioned by a United Kingdom television station, Phil Cox, a British national, and Daoud Hari, a Darfuri translator, were probing reports Sudanese security forces had used chemical weapons against civilians in Jebel Marra between January and August 2016. The pair has been beaten, subjected to electric shocks, deliberately deprived of oxygen and subjected to mock executions. Earlier,

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Rains Leave Mass Destruction in Burundi

[CAJ News] Bujumbura -A CHILD has been swept away by floods and more than 100 houses away in the wake of heavy rains that have pounded Burundi this week. The capital Burundi has suffered the most severe inclement weather with the houses destroyed in th…

[CAJ News] Bujumbura -A CHILD has been swept away by floods and more than 100 houses away in the wake of heavy rains that have pounded Burundi this week. The capital Burundi has suffered the most severe inclement weather with the houses destroyed in the Buterere, Kamenge and Kinama areas. Houses that have not collapsed are submerged. In the area of Kinama alone, some 37 families found refuge in the grounds of the Fundamental School of Mubone. Alongside the devastated homes, public and private infrastructure have been flooded an

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

VP Tasks New Top Taxman

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The new Commissioner General of Tanzania Revenue Authority, Mr Charles Kichere, has been ordered to take stern measures against TRA regional managers who have been cultivating antagonism between taxpayers and the government.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The new Commissioner General of Tanzania Revenue Authority, Mr Charles Kichere, has been ordered to take stern measures against TRA regional managers who have been cultivating antagonism between taxpayers and the government.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ahmed Musa Quizzed By Police for Alleged ‘Wife Beating’

[Premium Times] The Nigerian international, Ahmed Musa, was reportedly arrested and quizzed by British police in the early hours of Thursday on suspicion of battering his wife, Jamila.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian international, Ahmed Musa, was reportedly arrested and quizzed by British police in the early hours of Thursday on suspicion of battering his wife, Jamila.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria