Human-Rights Record Saves a ‘Wanted’ Facebook User

[East African] Uganda’s human-rights record was the focus of a ruling in Ireland last week when the High Court in Dublin declined to order Facebook to reveal the identity of a subscriber, one Tom Voltaire Okwalinga (TVO).

[East African] Uganda's human-rights record was the focus of a ruling in Ireland last week when the High Court in Dublin declined to order Facebook to reveal the identity of a subscriber, one Tom Voltaire Okwalinga (TVO).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Vice President for Protected Lake Victoria

[Daily News] Magu -Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan has urged scientists and researchers to make use of the accumulated data and information in guiding decision makers in fulfilling the fifteenth sustainable Development goals.

[Daily News] Magu -Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan has urged scientists and researchers to make use of the accumulated data and information in guiding decision makers in fulfilling the fifteenth sustainable Development goals.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Central Bank Eases Key Lending Rate to 11.5%

[East African] Uganda’s central bank Wednesday cut its benchmark lending rate by 50 basis points to 11.5 per cent amidst a long dry spell that has hit the economic growth outlook.

[East African] Uganda's central bank Wednesday cut its benchmark lending rate by 50 basis points to 11.5 per cent amidst a long dry spell that has hit the economic growth outlook.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Salt to the Wound – Manji, Others Booked On Fraud

[Daily News] Dar es Salaam business magnet Yusuf Manji and High Court District Registrar Pamela Mazengo are among three persons accused of involvement in fraud and corruption in transactions that sealed the sale of 34,479 shares worth over 13bn/- in Mic Tanzania Limited, which trades as Tigo.

[Daily News] Dar es Salaam business magnet Yusuf Manji and High Court District Registrar Pamela Mazengo are among three persons accused of involvement in fraud and corruption in transactions that sealed the sale of 34,479 shares worth over 13bn/- in Mic Tanzania Limited, which trades as Tigo.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘East African Community Transport Corridors Vital’

[Daily News] As the East Africa region grows fast in Africa, policies to promote transformation of transport to economic corridors should be put in place to facilitate more dynamic movements of people, goods, services and money.

[Daily News] As the East Africa region grows fast in Africa, policies to promote transformation of transport to economic corridors should be put in place to facilitate more dynamic movements of people, goods, services and money.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

State Security Minister Mohadi’s Firm Taken to Court

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) has taken to court a company believed to belong to State Security Minister Kembo Mohadi for failing to settle more than US$64 000 in unpaid electricity bills.

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) has taken to court a company believed to belong to State Security Minister Kembo Mohadi for failing to settle more than US$64 000 in unpaid electricity bills.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Leader Mutharika Hails Vice President for Swiftly Responding to Floods

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has hailed his Vice, Saulos Klaus Chilima for swiftly responding to floods which hit people of Mtandire in Lilongwe last Friday.

[Nyasa Times] President Peter Mutharika has hailed his Vice, Saulos Klaus Chilima for swiftly responding to floods which hit people of Mtandire in Lilongwe last Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

China Welcomes Turkish, Portuguese Firms On Rail Project

[Daily News] China yesterday clarified that an agreement signed between Tanzania and Governor of Exim Bank of China was meant to facilitate a feasibility study, not an agreement for a loan from China to Tanzania for the construction of central line rai…

[Daily News] China yesterday clarified that an agreement signed between Tanzania and Governor of Exim Bank of China was meant to facilitate a feasibility study, not an agreement for a loan from China to Tanzania for the construction of central line railway.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania