Police Grill Chadema Leaders

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema national chairman Freeman Mbowe and four other party officials yesterday reported at Central Police Station for further questioning in connection with the February 16 demonstrations in the city.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chadema national chairman Freeman Mbowe and four other party officials yesterday reported at Central Police Station for further questioning in connection with the February 16 demonstrations in the city.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Judge’s Absence Stalls Anti-Open Grazing Law Suit

[This Day] Abuja -The absence of Justice Babatunde Quadri of the Federal High Court, Abuja thursday stalled the hearing of the law suit challenging the promulgation of the Anti Open grazing law in Benue State.

[This Day] Abuja -The absence of Justice Babatunde Quadri of the Federal High Court, Abuja thursday stalled the hearing of the law suit challenging the promulgation of the Anti Open grazing law in Benue State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Judiciary Says Warsame Won’t Be Vetted By Parliament for JSC Slot

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Judiciary says that the representative of the Court of Appeal to the Judicial Service Commission Justice Mohamed Warsame will not subject himself to the process of approval by the National Assembly.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The Judiciary says that the representative of the Court of Appeal to the Judicial Service Commission Justice Mohamed Warsame will not subject himself to the process of approval by the National Assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Woman Wins U.S.$25,000 in Damages After Giving Birth on Hospital Floor

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -A woman who was verbally and physically abused after giving birth on the floor of a state-run hospital in Kenya won a landmark 2.5 million shillings ($24,789) in damages on Thursday.

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Nairobi -A woman who was verbally and physically abused after giving birth on the floor of a state-run hospital in Kenya won a landmark 2.5 million shillings ($24,789) in damages on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Maritime Academy Moves to Avert Crisis, Arrests Six Workers

[This Day] In a bid to avert crisis and carry out the mandate of the federal government, the management of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron, has arrested some staff members of the institution, who it stated, have sworn to derail the manageme…

[This Day] In a bid to avert crisis and carry out the mandate of the federal government, the management of the Maritime Academy of Nigeria (MAN), Oron, has arrested some staff members of the institution, who it stated, have sworn to derail the management and resist change.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kogi Assembly Condemns Attacks, Seeks Prosecution of Perpetrators

[Guardian] Lokoja -The Kogi House of Assembly has condemned the herdsmen’s attacks on some villages in Dekina, Omala and Bassa council areas of the state. It urged the Federal Government to bring the perpetrators to justice.

[Guardian] Lokoja -The Kogi House of Assembly has condemned the herdsmen's attacks on some villages in Dekina, Omala and Bassa council areas of the state. It urged the Federal Government to bring the perpetrators to justice.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Castel Donates to Sports Writers Association

[Nyasa Times] Castel Malawi, on Wednesday donated K500, 000.00 to the Sports Writers Association of Malawi (SWAM) towards its elective Annual General Meeting scheduled for the end of this month in Blantyre.

[Nyasa Times] Castel Malawi, on Wednesday donated K500, 000.00 to the Sports Writers Association of Malawi (SWAM) towards its elective Annual General Meeting scheduled for the end of this month in Blantyre.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Copperbelt University Lecturers Refuse to Go Back to Work

[Zambia Reports] Unionised Workers at the Copperbelt University are disappointed management announced the date for reopening the University without addressing the many issues affecting the institution among demands that Prof. Naison Ngoma is removed.

[Zambia Reports] Unionised Workers at the Copperbelt University are disappointed management announced the date for reopening the University without addressing the many issues affecting the institution among demands that Prof. Naison Ngoma is removed.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Rwanda, Tanzania Agree on Electric SGR, Opt for Open Tender

[East African] Rwanda and Tanzania are reviewing the designs for the Isaka-Kigali standard gauge railway (SGR) line to accommodate electricity-driven locomotives — the fastest in East Africa.

[East African] Rwanda and Tanzania are reviewing the designs for the Isaka-Kigali standard gauge railway (SGR) line to accommodate electricity-driven locomotives -- the fastest in East Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania