The Bottom Line – in Voting, Fear the Politics of the Tummy Like Leprosy

[Citizen] For high-pitched Kenyans, the time to mint and print dosh’s arrived. Do you want quick dosh? Become an opinion pollster. Thereafter, just analyse and say things with full sangfroid, even if you truly know are abracadabras and quackery. It’s s…

[Citizen] For high-pitched Kenyans, the time to mint and print dosh's arrived. Do you want quick dosh? Become an opinion pollster. Thereafter, just analyse and say things with full sangfroid, even if you truly know are abracadabras and quackery. It's super easy.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Group Earmarks Land for Tokwe Mukosi Irrigation

[The Herald] The Agriculture and Rural Development Authority has earmarked a significant hectarage of land for agriculture production using water drawn from Tokwe Mukosi Dam.ARDA chairman Mr Basil Nyagandza said while plans were still in its infancy, “…

[The Herald] The Agriculture and Rural Development Authority has earmarked a significant hectarage of land for agriculture production using water drawn from Tokwe Mukosi Dam.ARDA chairman Mr Basil Nyagandza said while plans were still in its infancy, "Arda will be definitely earmarked for a significant hectarage".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Processes of Electing EALA Members Devoid of Democracy

[Citizen] I have written in the past on shortcomings in the election by East African Community (EAC) member states of their representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala). The focus of my previous analyses was on the scope of public pa…

[Citizen] I have written in the past on shortcomings in the election by East African Community (EAC) member states of their representatives to the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala). The focus of my previous analyses was on the scope of public participation in the process of each EAC member nominating and electing its nine representatives to the assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Schoolboy-Star Which Refuses to Dim

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -During the Township Rollers league winning 2004/05 season, when the stars in the likes of Phenyo Mongala and Thapelo Balepi used to light up the galaxy that is the National Stadium with graceful brilliance, there was a …

[Botswana Daily News] Mahalapye -During the Township Rollers league winning 2004/05 season, when the stars in the likes of Phenyo Mongala and Thapelo Balepi used to light up the galaxy that is the National Stadium with graceful brilliance, there was a skilful, deft and unsung figure dictating terms in the middle of the pitch, with the number 11 dancing at the back of his jersey.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Consevation Trust to Kickstart Wood Processing Project

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Following a successful fact finding mission in Namibia, Lake Ngami Conservation Trust intends to kick start wood processing project with a view to broaden its resource base.

[Botswana Daily News] Maun -Following a successful fact finding mission in Namibia, Lake Ngami Conservation Trust intends to kick start wood processing project with a view to broaden its resource base.

source: AllAfrica News: Botswana

Govt’s Involvement Responsible for High Cost of Hajj- Islamic Council

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) under the leadership of the Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar III has blamed the involvement of government for the high cost of hajj in Nigeria.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) under the leadership of the Sultan of Sokoto Alhaji Muhammad Sa'ad Abubakar III has blamed the involvement of government for the high cost of hajj in Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Tanzania Needs to Plant 280 Million Tree Annually to Curb Deforestation

[Citizen] Dodoma -Over 372,000 hectares are deforested annually, deputy minister for Tourism and Natural Resources, Engineer Ramo Makani, has told the Parliament today.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Over 372,000 hectares are deforested annually, deputy minister for Tourism and Natural Resources, Engineer Ramo Makani, has told the Parliament today.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Our MPs Are Thieves, Opposition’s Mwanza Cries Out

[Zambia Reports] The colossal amounts of money that our Members of Parliament are raking in terms of allowances, salaries, gratuity, upkeep and other benefits is a pure case of institutionalized theft. It’s highway robbery.

[Zambia Reports] The colossal amounts of money that our Members of Parliament are raking in terms of allowances, salaries, gratuity, upkeep and other benefits is a pure case of institutionalized theft. It's highway robbery.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia