An Inside Look at the Country’s Grand Plan to Attain Middle-Income Status By 2025

[East African] Tanzania is looking to raise $45.89 billion to finance its second industrialisation plan, which will see it increase its development spending to $27.66 billion. This is part of its plans to become a middle-income nation by 2025.

[East African] Tanzania is looking to raise $45.89 billion to finance its second industrialisation plan, which will see it increase its development spending to $27.66 billion. This is part of its plans to become a middle-income nation by 2025.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Odinga Defiant in Wake of Kenyatta’s Arrest Warning

[Nation] Cord leader Raila Odinga dared President Uhuru Kenyatta to arrest him over allegations of inciting Kenyans to chaos as the political heat ahead of the August elections intensified.

[Nation] Cord leader Raila Odinga dared President Uhuru Kenyatta to arrest him over allegations of inciting Kenyans to chaos as the political heat ahead of the August elections intensified.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Opposition Coalition Formed to Take On Kenyatta

[Daily Maverick] In Kenya, a new coalition of opposition parties hopes to unseat the ruling Jubilee Party in the country’s general elections later this year. But critics worry that veteran opposition politician Raila Odinga – who has contested four pre…

[Daily Maverick] In Kenya, a new coalition of opposition parties hopes to unseat the ruling Jubilee Party in the country's general elections later this year. But critics worry that veteran opposition politician Raila Odinga - who has contested four presidential elections, and lost all of them - is not the man to lead the new coalition to victory. By NJERI KIMANI.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Saraki Gives Ndume New Role

[Premium Times] The president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday created two more standing committees to oversee Sustainable Development Goals and Federal Road Maintenance Agency, and replaced the leadership of three others.

[Premium Times] The president of the Senate, Bukola Saraki, on Thursday created two more standing committees to oversee Sustainable Development Goals and Federal Road Maintenance Agency, and replaced the leadership of three others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

15 Injured in Ibanda Car Accident

[Monitor] At least 15 people were on Thursday rushed to Ibanda Comprehensive Medical Centre after they sustained injuries in an accident that involved a taxi and two motor cycles in Ibanda town.

[Monitor] At least 15 people were on Thursday rushed to Ibanda Comprehensive Medical Centre after they sustained injuries in an accident that involved a taxi and two motor cycles in Ibanda town.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Salah Strike Sends Egypt Into Cup of Nations Last Eight

[RFI] Egypt advanced to the last eight for the first time since 2010 with a 1-0 victory over Ghana. Mohamed Salah scored the only goal of the game direct from a free-kick after 10 minutes. It was a savage strike from 20 metres that left Razak Brimah ro…

[RFI] Egypt advanced to the last eight for the first time since 2010 with a 1-0 victory over Ghana. Mohamed Salah scored the only goal of the game direct from a free-kick after 10 minutes. It was a savage strike from 20 metres that left Razak Brimah rooted as it flashed into his top right hand corner of this goal.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt