Opposition’s Odinga Not Fit For Presidency, Lobby Group Tells Court

[Nation] A lobby group wants the electoral body to lock out Opposition leader Raila Odinga from vying for the Presidency in the August 8 polls on grounds that he is unfit to hold public office.

[Nation] A lobby group wants the electoral body to lock out Opposition leader Raila Odinga from vying for the Presidency in the August 8 polls on grounds that he is unfit to hold public office.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Bank of Tanzania – No Bias When Delivering Service to Mainland and Zanzibar

[Daily News] Zanzibar -Just as it offers service to the Mainland, the Bank of Tanzania (BoT) gives the same to Zanzibar, according to Lusajo Mwankemwa of the Directorate of Economic Policy and Research, who has dismissed as false and misleading claims …

[Daily News] Zanzibar -Just as it offers service to the Mainland, the Bank of Tanzania (BoT) gives the same to Zanzibar, according to Lusajo Mwankemwa of the Directorate of Economic Policy and Research, who has dismissed as false and misleading claims that the Islands have been sidelined by the bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Free Mobile Phones to Boost Awareness On Climate, Weather

[Daily News] Arusha -The government has embarked on issuance of free mobile phones to local farmers to facilitate direct channeling of information on climate, weather and related disasters to peasants for increased awareness.

[Daily News] Arusha -The government has embarked on issuance of free mobile phones to local farmers to facilitate direct channeling of information on climate, weather and related disasters to peasants for increased awareness.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Buhari May Extend Whistle Blowing to Arms Possession

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari is looking at suggestions to extend the whistle-blowing policy to illegal weapons’ possession by politicians and other public figures.

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari is looking at suggestions to extend the whistle-blowing policy to illegal weapons' possession by politicians and other public figures.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Medics, Policy Makers Convene Over Safe Surgery Plan

[Daily News] Medical practitioners, policy makers and executors are meeting in Dar es Salaam for a two-day workshop on the drafting of the National Surgical, Obstetric and Anaesthesia Plan (NSOAP).

[Daily News] Medical practitioners, policy makers and executors are meeting in Dar es Salaam for a two-day workshop on the drafting of the National Surgical, Obstetric and Anaesthesia Plan (NSOAP).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

New Anti-Poverty Project Launched

[New Times] The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has launched a new project intended to accelerate poverty fight among Rwanda’s vulnerable families in four districts of the country.

[New Times] The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has launched a new project intended to accelerate poverty fight among Rwanda's vulnerable families in four districts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Charles Mungoshi Can Speak Again!… Veteran Author’s Surgery Successful

[The Herald] Veteran author Charles Mungoshi was on Tuesday discharged from hospital after undergoing successful surgery last Thursday. His wife Jessesi yesterday said the writer, who could no longer speak, said his first words after many years. “He ca…

[The Herald] Veteran author Charles Mungoshi was on Tuesday discharged from hospital after undergoing successful surgery last Thursday. His wife Jessesi yesterday said the writer, who could no longer speak, said his first words after many years. "He can now speak. I am excited about it. He still has to fully recover, but he is now at home. The doctors said he has to rest for about two weeks before he can talk to many people, so you cannot see him today," she said

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bhutisi Speaks On Aborted SA Show

[The Herald] Stand-up comedian and actor Admire Kuzhangaira, who is popularly known as Bhutisi in the entertainment circles, has cleared the air on his aborted debut South African show, which has led to various theories and allegations on social media …

[The Herald] Stand-up comedian and actor Admire Kuzhangaira, who is popularly known as Bhutisi in the entertainment circles, has cleared the air on his aborted debut South African show, which has led to various theories and allegations on social media platforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe