U.S. Ambassador Supports Parties

[Swazi Media] The United States Ambassador to Swaziland Lisa Peterson has spoken out in support of banned political parties in the kingdom where King Mswati III rules as an absolute monarch.

[Swazi Media] The United States Ambassador to Swaziland Lisa Peterson has spoken out in support of banned political parties in the kingdom where King Mswati III rules as an absolute monarch.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

HIV Message Not Reaching Ovahimba Where It’s Needed Most

[New Era] Windhoek -The message on effective contraceptive use, particularly the promotion of condom use to prevent unwanted pregnancies, HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases, is not reaching the people who need it the most in rural communities.

[New Era] Windhoek -The message on effective contraceptive use, particularly the promotion of condom use to prevent unwanted pregnancies, HIV and other sexually transmitted diseases, is not reaching the people who need it the most in rural communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Kenya, Uganda Unveil One Stop Border Post

[CAJ News] Nairobi -KENYA and Uganda have launched the Busia One Stop Border Post (OSBP), paving way for speedy clearance of goods moving in the main trade corridor between the two East African countries.

[CAJ News] Nairobi -KENYA and Uganda have launched the Busia One Stop Border Post (OSBP), paving way for speedy clearance of goods moving in the main trade corridor between the two East African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Eskom Counts the Cost of Illegal Khutsong Power Connections

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -KHUTSONG, the restive township west of Johannesburg, synonymous with widespread unrest over service delivery, has emerged as the epicentre of electricity theft that costs the South African economy approximately R20 billion (US$…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -KHUTSONG, the restive township west of Johannesburg, synonymous with widespread unrest over service delivery, has emerged as the epicentre of electricity theft that costs the South African economy approximately R20 billion (US$1,7 billion) annually.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

EAC Heads Mull Way Forward On Taxation, Monetary Union

[Citizen] Arusha -Tanzania and Burundi have been directed to ratify the double taxation agreement of the East African Community (EAC) – and formally deposit the ratification instruments with the Community’s headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania, by July thi…

[Citizen] Arusha -Tanzania and Burundi have been directed to ratify the double taxation agreement of the East African Community (EAC) - and formally deposit the ratification instruments with the Community's headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania, by July this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

DPP Powers Retained in Economic Cases, Court Ruling Says

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) will continue to have and exercise the power to effectively object the granting of bail to persons who are accused of economic sabotage-related crimes – doing so even without having to …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) will continue to have and exercise the power to effectively object the granting of bail to persons who are accused of economic sabotage-related crimes - doing so even without having to give a reason or reasons for the objection, the Court of Appeal of Tanzania has ruled.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Massive Demolition Looms in Abuja Shanties, Estates

[Daily Trust] Illegal structures worth billions of naira are set to be pulled down by the Federal Capital Territory Authority (FCTA) in Abuja any moment from now, Daily Trust reports.

[Daily Trust] Illegal structures worth billions of naira are set to be pulled down by the Federal Capital Territory Authority (FCTA) in Abuja any moment from now, Daily Trust reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lawyer Petitions MPs to Remove CJ David Maraga, Six Others

[Nation] A lawyer has petitioned the National Assembly seeking the removal from office of Chief Justice David Maraga and six other members of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC).

[Nation] A lawyer has petitioned the National Assembly seeking the removal from office of Chief Justice David Maraga and six other members of the Judicial Service Commission (JSC).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

MPs Make Fresh Attempt at Gender Bill Tuesday

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Constitutional Amendment Bill seeking to give effect to the two-thirds gender principle through the creation of special seats will be formally introduced in the National Assembly on Tuesday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -A Constitutional Amendment Bill seeking to give effect to the two-thirds gender principle through the creation of special seats will be formally introduced in the National Assembly on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya