Education Is a Humanitarian Cause, Mutharika Tells UN

[Nyasa Times] Malawian President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika Wednesday morning joined a high level delegation at the UN General Assembly in discussing the alarming education crisis that has left close to 264 million children and adolescents out of sch…

[Nyasa Times] Malawian President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika Wednesday morning joined a high level delegation at the UN General Assembly in discussing the alarming education crisis that has left close to 264 million children and adolescents out of school.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

UN Pledges Continued Support for Govt

[Financial Gazette] The United Nations has pledged continued commitment and support for Zimbabwe’s national development priorities articulated under the 2016-2020 Zimbabwe United Nations Development Assistance Framework (ZUNDAF).

[Financial Gazette] The United Nations has pledged continued commitment and support for Zimbabwe's national development priorities articulated under the 2016-2020 Zimbabwe United Nations Development Assistance Framework (ZUNDAF).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Scare As Elephants, Locals Compete for Water Source

[Monitor] Kabarole -For the past 30 years, 65-year-old Fred Ndabahwenje has lived at Nyabubale Village in Kiko Town Council, Kabarole District. But he treks more than 3kms in search of safe water.

[Monitor] Kabarole -For the past 30 years, 65-year-old Fred Ndabahwenje has lived at Nyabubale Village in Kiko Town Council, Kabarole District. But he treks more than 3kms in search of safe water.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Vodacom Shares Extend Bearish Run

[Daily News] VODACOM shares at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange have gone down by almost 9.41 per cent to trade below the initial public offering price barely two months since it listed at the market.

[Daily News] VODACOM shares at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange have gone down by almost 9.41 per cent to trade below the initial public offering price barely two months since it listed at the market.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Dar Doubles Effort to Clear Rwanda Cargo

[Daily News] TRANSIT cargo destined to and from land-locked Rwanda at the Dar es Salaam port has been piling at an average 9.9 per cent over the past five years – from 630,000 metric tons during FY 2012/2013 to 950,000 tons to date.

[Daily News] TRANSIT cargo destined to and from land-locked Rwanda at the Dar es Salaam port has been piling at an average 9.9 per cent over the past five years - from 630,000 metric tons during FY 2012/2013 to 950,000 tons to date.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Grief As Accident Victims Head for Burial

[Daily News] MINISTER of State in the President’s Office (Public Service Management and Good Governance), Angella Kairuki, was among hundreds of mourners who paid her last respect to 13 Tanzanians who died in a grisly road accident in Uganda early this…

[Daily News] MINISTER of State in the President's Office (Public Service Management and Good Governance), Angella Kairuki, was among hundreds of mourners who paid her last respect to 13 Tanzanians who died in a grisly road accident in Uganda early this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

State Launches Search for Fugitive Contractor

[Daily News] THE government is still searching for the firm which had initially signed a contract to construct the road linking Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) with Mirerani mining hills, but escaped with over 22bn/- without ever starting the p…

[Daily News] THE government is still searching for the firm which had initially signed a contract to construct the road linking Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) with Mirerani mining hills, but escaped with over 22bn/- without ever starting the projected construction works.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Anti-Graft Agency Blocks Ex-Minister’s Offer to Return to Nigeria for Trial

[Premium Times] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has successfully blocked an attempt by embattled former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, to return to Nigeria from London to face trial.

[Premium Times] The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has successfully blocked an attempt by embattled former Petroleum Minister, Diezani Alison-Madueke, to return to Nigeria from London to face trial.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania, SA Strengthen Cultural Ties

[Daily News] A NEW era dawns for bilateral relations between Tanzania and South Africa, after the two countries entered an agreement that aims to bolster African cultural and heritage ties.

[Daily News] A NEW era dawns for bilateral relations between Tanzania and South Africa, after the two countries entered an agreement that aims to bolster African cultural and heritage ties.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania