Opposition MP Granted Bail

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Singida East Member of Parliament and president of the Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) Tundu Lissu was on Thursday released on bail after spending three days under police custody.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Singida East Member of Parliament and president of the Tanganyika Law Society (TLS) Tundu Lissu was on Thursday released on bail after spending three days under police custody.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

New Dates to Be Fixed for Chaponda’s Corruption Case

[Nyasa Times] The graft busting body, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has said they will seek new dates for the trial of George Thapatula Chaponda–the erstwhile Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development and Leader of the House and two…

[Nyasa Times] The graft busting body, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has said they will seek new dates for the trial of George Thapatula Chaponda--the erstwhile Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development and Leader of the House and two others in connection with the dubious Zambia maize imports following the end of Judiciary support staff strike which stalled progress in the case.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Council Seeks to Borrow U.S.$100 Million

[The Herald] Harare City Council is seeking permission to borrow $100 million through municipal bonds to finance various service delivery initiatives, which include housing schemes, clinics and a new sewer treatment works.

[The Herald] Harare City Council is seeking permission to borrow $100 million through municipal bonds to finance various service delivery initiatives, which include housing schemes, clinics and a new sewer treatment works.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Solar Project Worth Millions

[Lesotho Times] POWER generation in Lesotho is set for a major boost after the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a US$ 695 500 (M9.1 million) grant towards the development of 20 megawatt (MW) solar Photo Voltaic (PV) plant, the first utility-sca…

[Lesotho Times] POWER generation in Lesotho is set for a major boost after the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a US$ 695 500 (M9.1 million) grant towards the development of 20 megawatt (MW) solar Photo Voltaic (PV) plant, the first utility-scale solar PV project in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Dar Golfers Sparkle

[Daily News] TANZANIA made a promising start towards winning the East African Golf Challenge trophy with seven wins and a draw, in the singles match-play tee off at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club course yesterday.

[Daily News] TANZANIA made a promising start towards winning the East African Golf Challenge trophy with seven wins and a draw, in the singles match-play tee off at the Dar es Salaam Gymkhana Club course yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

AFC Beat Tusker to Set Up Perfectly for Gor

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Samuel Ndung’u’s 83rd minute goal handed AFC Leopards a vital 1-0 win over 10-man defending champions Tusker FC in a Kenyan Premier League clash at the Nyayo Stadium on Wednesday, giving them a vital bounce of confidence ahead of …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Samuel Ndung'u's 83rd minute goal handed AFC Leopards a vital 1-0 win over 10-man defending champions Tusker FC in a Kenyan Premier League clash at the Nyayo Stadium on Wednesday, giving them a vital bounce of confidence ahead of this weekend's Mashemeji Derby.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kenya to Host Regional WTO Talks

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya will be hosting a dialogue conference on the World Trade Organization accessions for the Greater Horn of Africa on 28-30th August.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya will be hosting a dialogue conference on the World Trade Organization accessions for the Greater Horn of Africa on 28-30th August.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya