Magufuli, Museveni Hatch Economic Partnership EPA Plan

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni and Tanzania’s President Dr. John Magufuli will meet February to agree on East Africa’s way forward on the controversial Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). The EPA is supposed to be negotiat…

[Independent (Kampala)] Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni and Tanzania's President Dr. John Magufuli will meet February to agree on East Africa's way forward on the controversial Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA). The EPA is supposed to be negotiated between the EU and member states of the East African Community (EAC).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Varsity Students in Demos to Demand End to Lecturers Strike

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University of Nairobi (UoN) students have staged demonstrations to demand for speedy resolution of the ongoing strike by the lecturers which enters its second week Thursday.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -University of Nairobi (UoN) students have staged demonstrations to demand for speedy resolution of the ongoing strike by the lecturers which enters its second week Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chiefs Angry With ‘Sex for Food’ Report

[Nyasa Times] Chiefs in Nsanje have reacted angrily to a survey report which says traditional leaders in Nsanje are soliciting sex from flood victim women in exchange for government donated relief food.

[Nyasa Times] Chiefs in Nsanje have reacted angrily to a survey report which says traditional leaders in Nsanje are soliciting sex from flood victim women in exchange for government donated relief food.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Minister Forced to Inspect ‘Stinking’ Lands Offices

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Atupele Muluzi on Wednesday was forced to go an inspect the Regional Commissioner of Lands officer in Lilongwe as Nyasa Times earlier reported that staff at the ministry are boycotting wor…

[Nyasa Times] Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Atupele Muluzi on Wednesday was forced to go an inspect the Regional Commissioner of Lands officer in Lilongwe as Nyasa Times earlier reported that staff at the ministry are boycotting work at their stinking offices following water disconnection which has turned the offices filthy, producing very bad smell.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Uproar Over Udom Takeover

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday had to be on the defensive over its decision to move ministerial offices to University of Dodoma (Udom) buildings.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday had to be on the defensive over its decision to move ministerial offices to University of Dodoma (Udom) buildings.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Illiterate Form I Students Issue Resurfaces

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Four years ago, when cheerful youth joined Mbondole Secondary School as Form I students, most of them couldn’t read, count or write. Mbondole, located in Mvule, some17km from Banana in Ukonga, is one of the six Dar es Salaam sc…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Four years ago, when cheerful youth joined Mbondole Secondary School as Form I students, most of them couldn't read, count or write. Mbondole, located in Mvule, some17km from Banana in Ukonga, is one of the six Dar es Salaam schools that were among the 10 last schools with the worst performance in 2016 Form Four exams.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

African Union Now Backs Plan for ICC Withdrawal

[Citizen] Addis Ababa -The African Union has backed a plan to push for a collective withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC), which many countries on the continent believe unfairly targets them.

[Citizen] Addis Ababa -The African Union has backed a plan to push for a collective withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC), which many countries on the continent believe unfairly targets them.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Group Reveals Rot in Maizegate

[Nyasa Times] Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF), a government agency, has told Members of Parliament (MPs) in Malawi under the Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Irrigation and Food Security who are investigating the procurement process of maize…

[Nyasa Times] Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF), a government agency, has told Members of Parliament (MPs) in Malawi under the Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Irrigation and Food Security who are investigating the procurement process of maize from Zambia, that State-produce trader Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (Admarc) lied on contracts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia