Maizegate Suspects Ask Court to Ban Media

[Nyasa Times] Former Malawi’s Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda and his co-accused in the case relating to the Zambian maize import transactions have pleaded with the court hearing the case for a speedy trial and applied for the ban of the media …

[Nyasa Times] Former Malawi's Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda and his co-accused in the case relating to the Zambian maize import transactions have pleaded with the court hearing the case for a speedy trial and applied for the ban of the media from publishing documents of the case before they are formally submitted following the leaking witness details.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Opposition MP Lissu’s State Critical but Stable – Party Leader

[Citizen] Nairobi -Chadema Party has denied reports in a section of Tanzanian media that fiery Tanzanian opposition Chief Whip and Singida MP Tundu Lissu’s condition has worsened after developing a chest infection while admitted in the Nairobi Hospital.

[Citizen] Nairobi -Chadema Party has denied reports in a section of Tanzanian media that fiery Tanzanian opposition Chief Whip and Singida MP Tundu Lissu's condition has worsened after developing a chest infection while admitted in the Nairobi Hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Our Focus is to Defend the Title – Thousand Hills’ Coach

[New Times] National rugby league champions Thousand Hills RFC are determined to successfully defend their title this season, according to head coach Jimmy Adams Mugabo.

[New Times] National rugby league champions Thousand Hills RFC are determined to successfully defend their title this season, according to head coach Jimmy Adams Mugabo.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Protester Arrested Over ‘Explicit’ Placard

[Nyasa Times] Beatrice Mateyu who was arrested by Malawi Police during a solidarity demonstration by concerned citizens against gender based violence GBV) in Lilongwe for carrying a placard deemed obscene.

[Nyasa Times] Beatrice Mateyu who was arrested by Malawi Police during a solidarity demonstration by concerned citizens against gender based violence GBV) in Lilongwe for carrying a placard deemed obscene.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tundu Lissu Still in Critical, Stable Condition After Shooting

[Nation] Tanzanian firebrand opposition leader Tundu Lissu, who was shot by unknown gunmen in in Dar es Salaam last week, is still in critical but stable condition in hospital.

[Nation] Tanzanian firebrand opposition leader Tundu Lissu, who was shot by unknown gunmen in in Dar es Salaam last week, is still in critical but stable condition in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Heavy Rain Destroys Over 200 Houses in Ngoma

[New Times] A stormy downpour which battered several parts of Eastern Province on Monday left up to 221 families in Ngoma District homeless, according to the Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugees Affairs (MIDIMAR).

[New Times] A stormy downpour which battered several parts of Eastern Province on Monday left up to 221 families in Ngoma District homeless, according to the Ministry of Disaster Management and Refugees Affairs (MIDIMAR).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Australian Firm Gets Kanywataba Exploration License

[Observer] Armour Energy Limited, an Australia-listed firm, has signed a production sharing agreement with Uganda to explore, develop and produce oil in the Kanywataba block in Ntoroko district.

[Observer] Armour Energy Limited, an Australia-listed firm, has signed a production sharing agreement with Uganda to explore, develop and produce oil in the Kanywataba block in Ntoroko district.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda