Government’s Pledge On Lissu

[Citizen] The government said yesterday that it was ready to send Singida East MP Tundu Lissu to any country for treatment provided his family made a formal request.

[Citizen] The government said yesterday that it was ready to send Singida East MP Tundu Lissu to any country for treatment provided his family made a formal request.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

MP Adamant Over ‘Parliament Hijack’ Claim

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Kigoma Urban Member of Parliament Mr Zitto Kabwe was yesterday adamant and unapologetic over remarks he made recently accusing Parliament and Speaker Job Ndugai of being captive of the executive.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Kigoma Urban Member of Parliament Mr Zitto Kabwe was yesterday adamant and unapologetic over remarks he made recently accusing Parliament and Speaker Job Ndugai of being captive of the executive.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No Cheaper Bank Loans Are Expected Soon, Says Official

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Borrowers should not expect reduced bank loan interest rates soon, despite the dramatic fall in interbank rates and increased liquidity level in the market.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Borrowers should not expect reduced bank loan interest rates soon, despite the dramatic fall in interbank rates and increased liquidity level in the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cop Suspended for Insulting Superior

[The Herald] A 38-year-old policeman who allegedly insulted chief police spokesperson Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba by labelling her “an idiot” for not condemning public lawlessness, has been suspended from duty.

[The Herald] A 38-year-old policeman who allegedly insulted chief police spokesperson Senior Assistant Commissioner Charity Charamba by labelling her "an idiot" for not condemning public lawlessness, has been suspended from duty.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Judges Dismiss Magaya Rape Trial Appeal

[New Zimbabwe] The Constitutional Court has thrown out Prophetic Deliverance Ministry (PHD) leader, Walter Magaya’s application in which he was seeking to have the matter in which he is accused of raping a congregate dismissed.

[New Zimbabwe] The Constitutional Court has thrown out Prophetic Deliverance Ministry (PHD) leader, Walter Magaya's application in which he was seeking to have the matter in which he is accused of raping a congregate dismissed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Small-Scale Sugarcane Growers Trained On Modern-Day Farming

[Citizen] Morogoro -The Kibaha Sugarcane Research Institute has advised small-scale sugarcane farmers to follow proper methods and refrain from setting their farms on fire in order to avoid losses.

[Citizen] Morogoro -The Kibaha Sugarcane Research Institute has advised small-scale sugarcane farmers to follow proper methods and refrain from setting their farms on fire in order to avoid losses.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

International Day of Peace Marked With Call on Youth to Foster Unity

[New Times] Rwandans yesterday joined the rest of the world in marking the International Day of Peace, with a call to the youth to embrace the culture of peace-making and for adults to nurture it among the young.

[New Times] Rwandans yesterday joined the rest of the world in marking the International Day of Peace, with a call to the youth to embrace the culture of peace-making and for adults to nurture it among the young.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

MCL, KPMG Hailed for the Top 100 SMEs Innovation

[Citizen] Mwanza -The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) has commended Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) and KPMG for establishing the Top 100 Small and Medium Companies recognition platform, saying it plays a key role in stimulating the economy.

[Citizen] Mwanza -The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) has commended Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) and KPMG for establishing the Top 100 Small and Medium Companies recognition platform, saying it plays a key role in stimulating the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cabinet Approves Sh10 Billion for Fresh Presidential Poll

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Cabinet has approved Sh10 billion for Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to conduct the fresh presidential election that has now been pushed to October 26.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Cabinet has approved Sh10 billion for Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) to conduct the fresh presidential election that has now been pushed to October 26.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Drugs, Porn Unearthed At Al-Shabaab Hideout

[CAJ News] Nairobi -KENYAN soldiers have found sexual paraphernalia and drugs during a raid at a terrorists’ hideout northeast of the country. The army said the alleged al-Shabaab members in the Boni Forest deserted the camp after the raid, leaving beh…

[CAJ News] Nairobi -KENYAN soldiers have found sexual paraphernalia and drugs during a raid at a terrorists' hideout northeast of the country. The army said the alleged al-Shabaab members in the Boni Forest deserted the camp after the raid, leaving behind a trail of pornographic DVDs,condoms, several empty alcohol bottles and assorted drugs. "The shocking find of sexual paraphernalia, alcohol bottles and drugs found at the al-Shabaab camp provokes the question of validity of the militants' argument of fighting in the name of

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia