Council Sends Over 90 Revenue Collectors On Forced Leave

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe City Council has sent 92 revenue collectors on force leave to pave way for monetary investigations that will assist in establishing a benchmark for revenue collection.

[Nyasa Times] Lilongwe City Council has sent 92 revenue collectors on force leave to pave way for monetary investigations that will assist in establishing a benchmark for revenue collection.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Chaka Chaka Concert to Benefit Disabled Children

[New Era] Walvis Bay -One of Africa’s most successful songstresses and Unicef Goodwill Ambassador Yvonne Chaka Chaka graced the coastal town of Walvis Bay on Friday evening to raise much-needed funds for the Sunshine Centre.

[New Era] Walvis Bay -One of Africa's most successful songstresses and Unicef Goodwill Ambassador Yvonne Chaka Chaka graced the coastal town of Walvis Bay on Friday evening to raise much-needed funds for the Sunshine Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Will Murder of Anti-Corruption Boss Njauju Ever be Solved?

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police are reluctant to invite Scotland Yard to come and solve the brutal murder of former Anti Corruption Bureau(ACB) director of corporate affairs Issa Njauju , saying they are capable of probing the murder despite two years they…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police are reluctant to invite Scotland Yard to come and solve the brutal murder of former Anti Corruption Bureau(ACB) director of corporate affairs Issa Njauju , saying they are capable of probing the murder despite two years they have failed to find those who murdered him.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Mufti Mubajje Named in Fresh Land Grabbing

[Monitor] Kampala -The Mufti of Uganda, Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubajje, and 11 other people, have been accused of seizing 11 acres of prime land in Mbale that a court had ruled was not theirs.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Mufti of Uganda, Sheikh Shaban Ramadhan Mubajje, and 11 other people, have been accused of seizing 11 acres of prime land in Mbale that a court had ruled was not theirs.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Brexit Offers Sierra Leone Chance to Reassess the Aid Relationship

[African Arguments] Brexit will undoubtedly affect the UK’s donor relationship with Sierra Leone, but this debate takes away from the crucial issue: improving trade.

[African Arguments] Brexit will undoubtedly affect the UK's donor relationship with Sierra Leone, but this debate takes away from the crucial issue: improving trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone

How Govt Messed Up Land Law Amendment Debate

[Monitor] Government has averted a major defeat in Parliament by withdrawing the Constitutional Amendment Bill seeking to amend Article 26 of the Constitution. Justice minister Saverino Kahinda Otafiire announced the withdrawal after getting signal tha…

[Monitor] Government has averted a major defeat in Parliament by withdrawing the Constitutional Amendment Bill seeking to amend Article 26 of the Constitution. Justice minister Saverino Kahinda Otafiire announced the withdrawal after getting signal that Parliament would nearly vote it down to the last man.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

D-Day for Murder-Accused Opposition Activist

[The Herald] An MDC-T activist accused of murdering a police officer at Harvest House three weeks ago will tomorrow know his fate on another charge of assaulting a police officer. Barnabas Mwanaka (35) pleaded not guilty to assaulting Constable Leonard…

[The Herald] An MDC-T activist accused of murdering a police officer at Harvest House three weeks ago will tomorrow know his fate on another charge of assaulting a police officer. Barnabas Mwanaka (35) pleaded not guilty to assaulting Constable Leonard Mugura and alternatively defeating the course of justice. Through his lawyer Tonderai Bhatasara, Mwanaka applied for discharge at the close of the State case.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Officer Arrested Over Land Deals

[Monitor] A senior Police officer attached to Kapeeka Police Station has been arrested and handed over to the Professional Standards Unit (PSU) of the force, pending investigations in connection with her role in the mishandling of land disputes.

[Monitor] A senior Police officer attached to Kapeeka Police Station has been arrested and handed over to the Professional Standards Unit (PSU) of the force, pending investigations in connection with her role in the mishandling of land disputes.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda