Gritty Stars Off to a Flying Start

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A telling moment of individual brilliance by man-of-the-match Shiza Kichuya did it for Taifa Stars in their Cosafa Cup opener against a resolute Malawi side, which they beat 2-0 in South Africa yesterday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A telling moment of individual brilliance by man-of-the-match Shiza Kichuya did it for Taifa Stars in their Cosafa Cup opener against a resolute Malawi side, which they beat 2-0 in South Africa yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

More Nigerians Die of Meningitis, 1,098 Cases in Six Weeks

[Guardian] No fewer than 1,166 persons have died of cerebrospinal meningitis across 25 states in the country.This was revealed in the latest report by the National Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) on the ongoing subtype C of the disease in Nigeria.

[Guardian] No fewer than 1,166 persons have died of cerebrospinal meningitis across 25 states in the country.This was revealed in the latest report by the National Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) on the ongoing subtype C of the disease in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Hashtag #StopMagufuli Trends on Twitter

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The recent statement by President John Magufuli that teenage mothers will not be allowed to resume their studies after giving birth has sparked heated debate on social and mainstream media in Kenya.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The recent statement by President John Magufuli that teenage mothers will not be allowed to resume their studies after giving birth has sparked heated debate on social and mainstream media in Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mchacha Boasts DPP Gaining More Ground As PP Loses More Members to Ruling Party

[Nyasa Times] About 78 members of opposition Peoples Party (PP) and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) in the southern region on Saturday defected to the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) due to what they described as instability in the two parties.

[Nyasa Times] About 78 members of opposition Peoples Party (PP) and Malawi Congress Party (MCP) in the southern region on Saturday defected to the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) due to what they described as instability in the two parties.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Malawi Police Arrest Polygamous Man for Torching First Wife’s House

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police on Likoma Island are keeping in custody a 64-year-old polygamous man for setting on fire the house in which his first wife and children were living.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police on Likoma Island are keeping in custody a 64-year-old polygamous man for setting on fire the house in which his first wife and children were living.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Suspected Illicit Alcohol Kills 11 People

[Monitor] Kampala -Police have summoned several bar owners who operate in Maganjo Zone, Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District following reports that 11 people have died after consuming a locally brewed gin in the area, in the last two weeks.

[Monitor] Kampala -Police have summoned several bar owners who operate in Maganjo Zone, Nansana Municipality, Wakiso District following reports that 11 people have died after consuming a locally brewed gin in the area, in the last two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Scores Injured in Bundibugyo Bus Accident

[Monitor] Bundibugyo -At least nine people were injured in a road accident on Monday morning when a driver of the Link bus failed to control it and rolled several times at Chabhi village located between Nyahuka Trading Centre and Bundibugyo Town Council.

[Monitor] Bundibugyo -At least nine people were injured in a road accident on Monday morning when a driver of the Link bus failed to control it and rolled several times at Chabhi village located between Nyahuka Trading Centre and Bundibugyo Town Council.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

President Museveni Welcomes Zambia Counterpart Edgar Lungu

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni received and welcomed to Uganda delegations that are in the country to attend the one-day Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees that is currently going on at the Commonwealth Resort Munyonyo in Kampala.

[Uganda Media Centre] President Yoweri Museveni received and welcomed to Uganda delegations that are in the country to attend the one-day Uganda Solidarity Summit on Refugees that is currently going on at the Commonwealth Resort Munyonyo in Kampala.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia