When NGOs Save Children Who Don’t Want to Be Saved

[Al Jazeera] The Guardian recently featured a heart-rending story about children rescued from trafficking in Togo, paralleling a previous story on the same subject in Benin. Both reports painted a picture that will be familiar to many: ruthless employe…

[Al Jazeera] The Guardian recently featured a heart-rending story about children rescued from trafficking in Togo, paralleling a previous story on the same subject in Benin. Both reports painted a picture that will be familiar to many: ruthless employers exploiting the innocent; parents compelled by poverty to "sell" their children; cultural backwardness making things worse, helpful NGOs saving the day.

source: AllAfrica News: Togo

Sacked Police Officer Sues Inspector General of Police

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Flashback December 12, 2012: Gunfire rents the air at the busy junction of Aggrey and Nyamwezi streets in Kariakoo, Dar es Salaam, sending traders and passersby diving for cover.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Flashback December 12, 2012: Gunfire rents the air at the busy junction of Aggrey and Nyamwezi streets in Kariakoo, Dar es Salaam, sending traders and passersby diving for cover.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

V-P Calls for Voluntary Return Survey in Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Sudan’s Second Vice-President Hasabo Mohamed Abdelrahman has called for a survey among displaced people in Darfur on the rehabilitation of camps and facilitation of voluntary repatriations.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -Sudan's Second Vice-President Hasabo Mohamed Abdelrahman has called for a survey among displaced people in Darfur on the rehabilitation of camps and facilitation of voluntary repatriations.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Opposition to Constitutional Changes in Sudan Grows

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A group of human rights defenders refuse to recognise the decisions passed by Sudan’s National Assembly on the constitutional amendments on Sudan’s rights and freedoms.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -A group of human rights defenders refuse to recognise the decisions passed by Sudan's National Assembly on the constitutional amendments on Sudan's rights and freedoms.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Magufuli Returns to Dar es Salaam After Kilimanjaro Workers’ Day Celebrations

[Citizen] President Magufuli has returned to Dar es Salaam today from Kilimanjaro where he had officiated the Workers’ Day Celebrations. He was received by the Regional Commissioner at the Julius Nyerere International Airport.

[Citizen] President Magufuli has returned to Dar es Salaam today from Kilimanjaro where he had officiated the Workers' Day Celebrations. He was received by the Regional Commissioner at the Julius Nyerere International Airport.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Investigation Into Marijuana Case Facing Former Miss Tanzania Wema Sepetu Completed

[Citizen] State Attorney Ms Onolina Moshi has informed Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court that investigation into a case facing former Miss Tanzania Wema Issac Sepetu on possessing narcotic drugs has been completed.

[Citizen] State Attorney Ms Onolina Moshi has informed Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court that investigation into a case facing former Miss Tanzania Wema Issac Sepetu on possessing narcotic drugs has been completed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

The House Forgives Freeman Mbowe and DC Mnyeti Unconditionally but Halima Mdee Is Conditionally Forgiven. Bulaya to Be Written a Warning Letter

[Citizen] The Parliament has pardoned five individuals who were accused of contempt of parliamentary powers, privileges and immunities.

[Citizen] The Parliament has pardoned five individuals who were accused of contempt of parliamentary powers, privileges and immunities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania