Govt to Roll Out U.S.$60 Million Road, Bridge Rehab

[The Herald] Gache Gache -Government is mobilising resources for the second phase of the Emergency State Roads Rehabilitation Programme expected to cost $60 million. Under this phase, roads will be resealed and bridges reconstructed The first phase cov…

[The Herald] Gache Gache -Government is mobilising resources for the second phase of the Emergency State Roads Rehabilitation Programme expected to cost $60 million. Under this phase, roads will be resealed and bridges reconstructed The first phase covered restoration of areas cut off by Cyclone Dineo-induced floods. Over 80 percent of emergency works were covered in the first phase, with national technical committees monitoring progress countrywide.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Magufuli Warns Media Against Linking Mkapa, Kikwete in Mines Saga

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has warned the media against linking former Presidents Benjamin Mkapa and Jakaya Kikwete with a report of the second team he formed to look into investment contracts in the mining sector and their econom…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has warned the media against linking former Presidents Benjamin Mkapa and Jakaya Kikwete with a report of the second team he formed to look into investment contracts in the mining sector and their economic impacts to the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘People Have Died Because of This’ – Cancer Patient On Alleged Price Fixing

[News24Wire] Breast cancer patients says the cost of some medication is so steep many with the illness simply cannot afford to treat it and this leaves them without the drugs and facing death sentences.

[News24Wire] Breast cancer patients says the cost of some medication is so steep many with the illness simply cannot afford to treat it and this leaves them without the drugs and facing death sentences.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rain Destroys 150 Houses in Gwarzo, Kano State

[Vanguard] Kano -A downpour that lasted several hours, Tuesday, at Gwarzo Local Government Area of Kano State reportedly destroyed no fewer than 150 houses, submerged several hectares of farmland.

[Vanguard] Kano -A downpour that lasted several hours, Tuesday, at Gwarzo Local Government Area of Kano State reportedly destroyed no fewer than 150 houses, submerged several hectares of farmland.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kidnap Kingpin Wails in Police Cell, Makes More Revelations

[Guardian] Arrested kidnap kingpin, Chukwudemeje George Onwuamadike, also known as Evans has been sobbing over his detention with ‘common poor criminals’, in police cell, The Guardian investigation has revealed.

[Guardian] Arrested kidnap kingpin, Chukwudemeje George Onwuamadike, also known as Evans has been sobbing over his detention with 'common poor criminals', in police cell, The Guardian investigation has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Woman Pulled Out of Embakasi Building Rubble Alive Succumbs to Injuries

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The mother of the two children rescued on Tuesday night from the debris of the building that collapsed in Pipeline has succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment in hospital.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The mother of the two children rescued on Tuesday night from the debris of the building that collapsed in Pipeline has succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya