Region Agrees to Implement Single Customs Territory system

[Daily News] The East African Community (EAC) Committee on Customs has agreed on full implementation of Single Customs Territory system (SCT) effective 31 July, this year, to enable faster clearance of goods and reduce the cost of doing business in the…

[Daily News] The East African Community (EAC) Committee on Customs has agreed on full implementation of Single Customs Territory system (SCT) effective 31 July, this year, to enable faster clearance of goods and reduce the cost of doing business in the region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Concern for Girl Child, As Early Marriages Kick-Off Fresh Debate

[Daily News] Dodoma -Lawmakers yesterday tasked the government to explain when it will specifically revise the heavily criticized Law of Marriage Act of 1976 in order to protect young girls from being married off at a tender age.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Lawmakers yesterday tasked the government to explain when it will specifically revise the heavily criticized Law of Marriage Act of 1976 in order to protect young girls from being married off at a tender age.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Warns Investors to Follow Country’s Labour Laws

[Daily News] Dodoma -The government, yesterday, sternly warned investors who do not observe the country’s labour laws, including blacklisting workers and using humiliating methods when searching their employees.

[Daily News] Dodoma -The government, yesterday, sternly warned investors who do not observe the country's labour laws, including blacklisting workers and using humiliating methods when searching their employees.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Senate May Pass Budget Next Week, Says Senate Leader

[Premium Times] Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan, on Thursday said the Senate would conclude legislative work on the 2017 appropriation bill next week and pass it to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent.

[Premium Times] Senate Leader, Ahmed Lawan, on Thursday said the Senate would conclude legislative work on the 2017 appropriation bill next week and pass it to President Muhammadu Buhari for assent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Gor Emerge From Dip in Form, Back On Track

[Nation] Gor Mahia seem to have safely negotiated a dip in form suffered earlier on this season, if recent results in the Sportpesa Premier League are anything to go by.

[Nation] Gor Mahia seem to have safely negotiated a dip in form suffered earlier on this season, if recent results in the Sportpesa Premier League are anything to go by.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

No Media Freedom in Burundi, Reporters Without Borders Says

[Iwacu] Reporters without Borders (RSF) ranks Burundi the 160th out of 180 countries in the 2017 World Press Freedom Index. RSF says the country was the 156th in 2016. It is ranked behind all the East African Community countries.

[Iwacu] Reporters without Borders (RSF) ranks Burundi the 160th out of 180 countries in the 2017 World Press Freedom Index. RSF says the country was the 156th in 2016. It is ranked behind all the East African Community countries.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi