Dar es Salaam Port Can Convert Tanzania Into Trade Hub

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania should open up its Dar es Salaam port to trudge cargo volume, expand and build new transport links to make Tanzania a regional hub while turning the country as Dubai of East Africa, the East African Business Week c…

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania should open up its Dar es Salaam port to trudge cargo volume, expand and build new transport links to make Tanzania a regional hub while turning the country as Dubai of East Africa, the East African Business Week can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Rivals Commit to Regaining Peace

[CAJ News] The government of Mozambique is confident of a breakthrough in the ongoing talks to end renewed terror that has led to thousands fleeing to neighbouring countries. President Filipe Nyusi, is hopeful a deal will be concluded this week with th…

[CAJ News] The government of Mozambique is confident of a breakthrough in the ongoing talks to end renewed terror that has led to thousands fleeing to neighbouring countries. President Filipe Nyusi, is hopeful a deal will be concluded this week with the opposition Mozambique National Resistance (Renamo), whose insurgents have carried out some banditry following a contentious election outcome in 2014. Renamo claims Nyusi's Mozambique Liberation Front (Frelimo) rigged the election.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Inflation Rises in January

[EA Business] Kampala -Uganda’s Annual Inflation rose to 5.9% in January 2017 as compared to the 5.7% recorded during the year ended December according to the Uganda Bureau of statistics(UBOS).

[EA Business] Kampala -Uganda's Annual Inflation rose to 5.9% in January 2017 as compared to the 5.7% recorded during the year ended December according to the Uganda Bureau of statistics(UBOS).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

The Deaths of the 94 – Disgraceful Neglect

[Daily Maverick] There is no question that if we had credible healthcare facility surveillance the alarm to intervene would have gone off a long time ago and a chain of command would have reacted to prevent the deaths of former Life Esidimeni inhabitan…

[Daily Maverick] There is no question that if we had credible healthcare facility surveillance the alarm to intervene would have gone off a long time ago and a chain of command would have reacted to prevent the deaths of former Life Esidimeni inhabitants who had been moved to unsuitable facilities elsewhere.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tazara Lands 165,000 Ton New Haulage Order

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has secured new orders to transport at least 165,000 tonnes of freight for various companies on the Copperbelt Province of Zambia this year following a renewed confidence to th…

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has secured new orders to transport at least 165,000 tonnes of freight for various companies on the Copperbelt Province of Zambia this year following a renewed confidence to the hauler.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

USAID Monitors Its EAC Grant

[EA Business] Arusha -The United States Agency for Development (USAID) has met with officials of the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat to operationalize the five-year Regional Development Objectives Grant Agreement (RDOAG) they received last year.

[EA Business] Arusha -The United States Agency for Development (USAID) has met with officials of the East African Community (EAC) Secretariat to operationalize the five-year Regional Development Objectives Grant Agreement (RDOAG) they received last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Country Loses U.S. $172 Million Though Illicit Alcohol

[EA Business] Kampala -Uganda loses US$172m about Shs616bn in taxes annually to trade and production of illicit alcohol, a study released by Euromonitor International on the Alcohol Beverage Market in Uganda 2015, has revealed.

[EA Business] Kampala -Uganda loses US$172m about Shs616bn in taxes annually to trade and production of illicit alcohol, a study released by Euromonitor International on the Alcohol Beverage Market in Uganda 2015, has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Lawyers Give Out Computers

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -Legal Services Facility (LSF) donated 170 computers and laptops worth Tsh.146 million ($ 65,324) to 160 paralegal units operating in Tanzania’s upcountry regions as part of its strategy to speed up and improve legal service…

[EA Business] Dar es Salaam -Legal Services Facility (LSF) donated 170 computers and laptops worth Tsh.146 million ($ 65,324) to 160 paralegal units operating in Tanzania's upcountry regions as part of its strategy to speed up and improve legal services delivery to the disadvantaged in remote areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Opposition Leader Tsvangirai Sues Over Atrocities Allegation

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -ZIMBABWE opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, is considering legal action against the country’s deputy president, Phelekezela Mphoko, after allegations the former prime minister was involved in the atrocities of the 1980s. Tsvangi…

[CAJ News] Bulawayo -ZIMBABWE opposition leader, Morgan Tsvangirai, is considering legal action against the country's deputy president, Phelekezela Mphoko, after allegations the former prime minister was involved in the atrocities of the 1980s. Tsvangirai is also accused of an attempt to assassinate liberation icon, Joshua Nkomo, during the disturbances.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe