MPs Okay Buvuma Oil Palm Project, Warn Against Delays

[Monitor] Buvuma -Legislators on the parliamentary committee on agriculture have advised government to swiftly implement the oil palm project on Buvuma Islands, warning that any further delays would give unscrupulous individuals a chance to grab land e…

[Monitor] Buvuma -Legislators on the parliamentary committee on agriculture have advised government to swiftly implement the oil palm project on Buvuma Islands, warning that any further delays would give unscrupulous individuals a chance to grab land earmarked for the project.

RITA to Throw Weight On Death Registration

[Daily News] Bariadi -WHILE the government rolls out registrations for children under five years of age, similar weight will now be thrown into registering deaths, it has been stated.

[Daily News] Bariadi -WHILE the government rolls out registrations for children under five years of age, similar weight will now be thrown into registering deaths, it has been stated.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kayunga MPs Criticised for Abandoning Constituents

[Monitor] Kayunga -A cross section of residents in Kayunga District have expressed dismay over the continued absence of area Members of Parliament in their constituencies since December last year following the passing of the age limit law.

[Monitor] Kayunga -A cross section of residents in Kayunga District have expressed dismay over the continued absence of area Members of Parliament in their constituencies since December last year following the passing of the age limit law.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Train Crushes Man to Death in Abuja

[Leadership] A grieving father, Francis Idoko, yesterday relived his last moments with his son, Paul, who was killed by a train around Arab area in Kubwa, Abuja on Friday morning.

[Leadership] A grieving father, Francis Idoko, yesterday relived his last moments with his son, Paul, who was killed by a train around Arab area in Kubwa, Abuja on Friday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kitui Senator Tells Joho, ODM to Respect Kalonzo Musyoka

[Nation] Kitui Senator Enoch Kiio Wambua has slammed Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho and other ODM leaders over what he says is continued disrespect for the Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka.

[Nation] Kitui Senator Enoch Kiio Wambua has slammed Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho and other ODM leaders over what he says is continued disrespect for the Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Fresh Evidence of Election-Period Abuses

[HRW] Police and armed gangs killed at least 37 people in Nairobi between September and November 2017, during the second phase of Kenya’s presidential election, Human Rights Watch said today. Kenyan authorities should urgently investigate these killing…

[HRW] Police and armed gangs killed at least 37 people in Nairobi between September and November 2017, during the second phase of Kenya's presidential election, Human Rights Watch said today. Kenyan authorities should urgently investigate these killings and all others documented during the entire elections period, and ensure that all of those found responsible for unlawful killings are held to account.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Statement of the African National Congress Following the Special National Executive Committee Held On the 25th February 2018

[ANC] The African National Congress (ANC) held a Special meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) today, 25th February 2018.

[ANC] The African National Congress (ANC) held a Special meeting of the National Executive Committee (NEC) today, 25th February 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mabuza ‘Does Not Want to Be Deputy President’ – Sources

[News24Wire] With President Cyril Ramaphosa expected to announce his Cabinet reshuffle early this week, speculation is rife over whether this will include his deputy in the African National Congress, David “DD” Mabuza, as deputy president of South Africa.

[News24Wire] With President Cyril Ramaphosa expected to announce his Cabinet reshuffle early this week, speculation is rife over whether this will include his deputy in the African National Congress, David "DD" Mabuza, as deputy president of South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Arrests Escalate Ahead of Unfair Elections

[HRW] Beirut -Egyptian authorities carried out a series of arbitrary arrests in late January and February, 2018, in an escalating crackdown against political opposition, Human Rights Watch said today. Among those arrested is Abd al-Moniem Abu al-Fotouh…

[HRW] Beirut -Egyptian authorities carried out a series of arbitrary arrests in late January and February, 2018, in an escalating crackdown against political opposition, Human Rights Watch said today. Among those arrested is Abd al-Moniem Abu al-Fotouh, a 2012 presidential candidate and the head of the Strong Egypt Party.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Concern As Serengeti Leopards Resort to Cannibalism

[Daily News] Arusha -WEIRD as it may sound, Leopards in Serengeti have started to hunt and eat one another in emerging type of beast cannibalism among the ferocious cats prowling the country’s second largest national park.

[Daily News] Arusha -WEIRD as it may sound, Leopards in Serengeti have started to hunt and eat one another in emerging type of beast cannibalism among the ferocious cats prowling the country's second largest national park.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania