Mnangagwa to Address War Vets’ Grievances

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa is willing to look into the welfare of war veterans, war collaborators and ex-detainees, Zanu-PF secretary for war veterans Cde Victor Matemadanda has said.

[The Herald] President Mnangagwa is willing to look into the welfare of war veterans, war collaborators and ex-detainees, Zanu-PF secretary for war veterans Cde Victor Matemadanda has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Dar es Salaam’s River Pollution Threatens Millio

[Daily News] Dodoma -IT was once a lifeline of people around. But now, one of the mighty river in Tanzania commercial capital, which source its flows from Mbezi Luis and Kinyerezi suburbs, is now one of the most polluted rivers because of rampant dumpi…

[Daily News] Dodoma -IT was once a lifeline of people around. But now, one of the mighty river in Tanzania commercial capital, which source its flows from Mbezi Luis and Kinyerezi suburbs, is now one of the most polluted rivers because of rampant dumping of industrial and human waste. Msimbazi River has as high as 12 pH levels or 4 more pollutants as per State level, mandated for a safe river.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Can We Avoid Corruption Where It Is a Way of Life?

[Observer] Sometime in 2001, during Daniel Toroitich arap Moi’s era, I was walking along the downtown streets of Nairobi at around 7pm as I passed time waiting for the Kampala-bound night bus.

[Observer] Sometime in 2001, during Daniel Toroitich arap Moi’s era, I was walking along the downtown streets of Nairobi at around 7pm as I passed time waiting for the Kampala-bound night bus.

PTA Loan – MPs Tell Muhakanizi to Back Off Parliament

[Observer] MPs have warned ministry of Finance permanent secretary Keith Muhakanizi to back off parliament and wait for auditor general’s report on the controversial $200m (Shs 715 billion) Preferential Trade Area (PTA) loan.

[Observer] MPs have warned ministry of Finance permanent secretary Keith Muhakanizi to back off parliament and wait for auditor general's report on the controversial $200m (Shs 715 billion) Preferential Trade Area (PTA) loan.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

War Vets, Chief Cross Swords Over Land

[The Herald] War veterans in Norton and surrounding areas are up in arms with Chief Nyamweda of Mhondoro-Mubaira whom they accuse of illegally evicting settlers and resettling more than 300 people on grazing land at Nyadgori Farm in the past 15 years.

[The Herald] War veterans in Norton and surrounding areas are up in arms with Chief Nyamweda of Mhondoro-Mubaira whom they accuse of illegally evicting settlers and resettling more than 300 people on grazing land at Nyadgori Farm in the past 15 years.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Floods Wreak Havoc Mashonaland Central Province

[The Herald] Several people, including 85 school pupils, have been left stranded in Mashonaland Central province following floods that hit some areas recently after successive days of rains.

[The Herald] Several people, including 85 school pupils, have been left stranded in Mashonaland Central province following floods that hit some areas recently after successive days of rains.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mulanje Court Grants Bail to the Nine CPM Members

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Mulanje First Grade Magistrate’s Court has granted bail to the nine members of Citizens for the Protection of Mulanje Mountain (CPM) who were arrested during the fracas on February 07, 2018 in the district.

[Malawi News Agency] Mulanje -Mulanje First Grade Magistrate's Court has granted bail to the nine members of Citizens for the Protection of Mulanje Mountain (CPM) who were arrested during the fracas on February 07, 2018 in the district.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Kwimba Expects Bumper Cotton Harvest

[Daily News] Kwimba -COTTON farmers in Kwimba District, Mwanza Region are expecting bumper harvest of the cash crop this season thanks to the efforts by the district leaders to promote modern agricultural practices.

[Daily News] Kwimba -COTTON farmers in Kwimba District, Mwanza Region are expecting bumper harvest of the cash crop this season thanks to the efforts by the district leaders to promote modern agricultural practices.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Opposition to Push for Access to Information Bill

[Zambia Reports] National Democratic Congress (NDC) Party Secretary General Mwenya Musenge says the his party is eager to see how the long awaited Access to Information (ATI) Bill will be debated now that Parliament has resumed sitting.

[Zambia Reports] National Democratic Congress (NDC) Party Secretary General Mwenya Musenge says the his party is eager to see how the long awaited Access to Information (ATI) Bill will be debated now that Parliament has resumed sitting.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia