Cotton Sector Revival Seen On Contract Farming

[Daily News] The government is determined to revive the cotton sub-sector and increase production in a bid to boost the agricultural sector and the textile industry which at one time was the country’s biggest source of export revenue.

[Daily News] The government is determined to revive the cotton sub-sector and increase production in a bid to boost the agricultural sector and the textile industry which at one time was the country's biggest source of export revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Three Killed, 12 Injured in Taxi Crash

[News24Wire] Three men were killed and 12 other people were injured after a taxi rolled on the N4, outside of Brits in the North West province on Wednesday morning, paramedics said.

[News24Wire] Three men were killed and 12 other people were injured after a taxi rolled on the N4, outside of Brits in the North West province on Wednesday morning, paramedics said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Minister Naledi Pandor – Media Briefing Ahead of Science and Technology Budget Vote 2017-18

[Govt of SA] Media Statement by the Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, ahead of the Science and Technology Budget Vote debate in Parliament on Tuesday, 16 May 2017

[Govt of SA] Media Statement by the Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, ahead of the Science and Technology Budget Vote debate in Parliament on Tuesday, 16 May 2017

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CRDB Bullish On Growth Despite Challenges

[Daily News] CRDB Bank remains optimistic of posting strong results this year despite policy changes that increased challenges in operations, its Managing Director, Charles Kimei has said.

[Daily News] CRDB Bank remains optimistic of posting strong results this year despite policy changes that increased challenges in operations, its Managing Director, Charles Kimei has said.

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Bank Forecloses On Lamoer-Co-Accused Over Medical Info

[News24Wire] The corruption trial of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer was held in camera at the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday to privately present information about the health of co-accused Salim Dawjee.

[News24Wire] The corruption trial of former Western Cape police commissioner Arno Lamoer was held in camera at the Western Cape High Court on Wednesday to privately present information about the health of co-accused Salim Dawjee.

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Let’s Pursue Dodoma Dream Quest Seriously

[Daily News] A couple of years ago, a young, foreign schoolgirl fascinated many people – via a video clip – by the speed and accuracy at which she mentioned the capital cities of all African countries.

[Daily News] A couple of years ago, a young, foreign schoolgirl fascinated many people - via a video clip - by the speed and accuracy at which she mentioned the capital cities of all African countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania’s Evolving Tax System Comes Under Scrutiny

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania’s drive towards a more industrialised base and middle-income status will be analysed in a report by the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG), the company said yesterday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania's drive towards a more industrialised base and middle-income status will be analysed in a report by the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG), the company said yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Runners Set Sights On World Tourney

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Athletics Tanzania (AT) has unveiled a 23-member squad for the 2017 IAAF World Under-18 Championships to be held in Nairobi, Kenya in July.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Athletics Tanzania (AT) has unveiled a 23-member squad for the 2017 IAAF World Under-18 Championships to be held in Nairobi, Kenya in July.

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Living With an Open Sewer for 15 Years

[GroundUp] A number of residents at Duncan Village Area 12B Informal Settlement in East London told GroundUp they have been living next to broken sewerage pipes for more than 15 years. They say they reported the problem to various ward councillors who …

[GroundUp] A number of residents at Duncan Village Area 12B Informal Settlement in East London told GroundUp they have been living next to broken sewerage pipes for more than 15 years. They say they reported the problem to various ward councillors who told them that the municipality would fix the problem. They say promises were also made during the local elections last year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Let Teen Mothers Go Back to School – It’s Their Right!

[Citizen] We consider it strange that some of our MPs, people we elect to make (good) laws to guide our country to prosperity, have the temerity to argue that a girl who becomes a mother mustn’t be allowed to go back to class after giving birth. Very s…

[Citizen] We consider it strange that some of our MPs, people we elect to make (good) laws to guide our country to prosperity, have the temerity to argue that a girl who becomes a mother mustn't be allowed to go back to class after giving birth. Very strange, coming from MPs!

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania