U.S. Dishes Out $500 Billion – Towards Development

[Daily News] The US government has signed a memorandum of understanding worth 225million US dollar (about 500bn) with the government of Tanzania to support education, health, agriculture and good governance.

[Daily News] The US government has signed a memorandum of understanding worth 225million US dollar (about 500bn) with the government of Tanzania to support education, health, agriculture and good governance.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzanite Probe Team Leads Off

[Daily News] The Special Parliamentary Committee formed by the House Speaker, Mr Job Ndugai, has initiated its mission of probing contracts, operations and export of tanzanite, which is a unique gemstone in the country.

[Daily News] The Special Parliamentary Committee formed by the House Speaker, Mr Job Ndugai, has initiated its mission of probing contracts, operations and export of tanzanite, which is a unique gemstone in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

I’m Alright, Only Need to Obey Doctors Orders – Buhari

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, received four media aides who visited him in London. According to reports, Buhari told them that he is okay but needs to obey doctors orders.

[Vanguard] President Muhammadu Buhari, Friday, received four media aides who visited him in London. According to reports, Buhari told them that he is okay but needs to obey doctors orders.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Saddened and Shaken Joyce Banda – ‘My Concern Is for All Those Who Come After Me’

[Nyasa Times] When considering obstacles to the consolidation of democracy in Africa, we tend to focus on the obvious – the legacy leaders who refuse to relinquish power, some holding on for 20 or 30 years. We look at politically orchestrated violence,…

[Nyasa Times] When considering obstacles to the consolidation of democracy in Africa, we tend to focus on the obvious - the legacy leaders who refuse to relinquish power, some holding on for 20 or 30 years. We look at politically orchestrated violence, the buying of votes, state manipulation of the electoral machinery, and the weakness of democratic institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Nigerian Arrested With Two Malawian Ladies At Airport Over Drugs

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police at Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe have arrested three people for illegal possession and importation of the dangerous drug called Ephedrin contrary to section 11 (a) Regulation 19 of Dangerous Drug Act.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police at Kamuzu International Airport in Lilongwe have arrested three people for illegal possession and importation of the dangerous drug called Ephedrin contrary to section 11 (a) Regulation 19 of Dangerous Drug Act.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Angry Youth Occupy Shell Petroleum’s Facility

[Premium Times] The Shell Petroleum Development Company operated Joint Venture (SPDC JV) has decried the occupation of its flow station and gas plant in Kula and Belema Communities in Rivers by some angry youths.

[Premium Times] The Shell Petroleum Development Company operated Joint Venture (SPDC JV) has decried the occupation of its flow station and gas plant in Kula and Belema Communities in Rivers by some angry youths.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria