Defectors Undermining Democracy

[This Day] The rate at which political office holders jump to the party in power is alarming. Davidson Iriekpen warns that except this dubious trend is stopped, it risks making Nigeria a one-party state

[This Day] The rate at which political office holders jump to the party in power is alarming. Davidson Iriekpen warns that except this dubious trend is stopped, it risks making Nigeria a one-party state

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition Call for Review

[Citizen] Dodoma -The opposition has called for a review of the verdict on its two lawmakers, Ms Halima Mdee (Chadema-Kawe) and Ms Esther Bulaya (Chadema-Bunda), claiming standing orders were violated during the course of suspending the vocal MPs.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The opposition has called for a review of the verdict on its two lawmakers, Ms Halima Mdee (Chadema-Kawe) and Ms Esther Bulaya (Chadema-Bunda), claiming standing orders were violated during the course of suspending the vocal MPs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

EFF Welcomes Empangeni Father’s Life Sentence

[News24Wire] An Empangeni court sentencing of a 45-year-old man, who raped and impregnated his 11-year-old daughter to life imprisonment on Monday, has been welcomed by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF).

[News24Wire] An Empangeni court sentencing of a 45-year-old man, who raped and impregnated his 11-year-old daughter to life imprisonment on Monday, has been welcomed by the Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Father Gets Life Term for Raping His Daughter

[SAPS] The Kwazulu -Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa issued a stern warning to offenders of crime against women and children. “I appeal to the abusers to stop abusing and raping women and children as they will find themse…

[SAPS] The Kwazulu -Natal Acting Provincial Commissioner, Major General Bheki Langa issued a stern warning to offenders of crime against women and children. "I appeal to the abusers to stop abusing and raping women and children as they will find themselves in jail if they continue doing these evil deeds. Our Family Violence, Child Protection and Sexual Offences Unit will make sure that those involved in such crimes will be prosecuted and sent to jail. We also encourage victims to report such crimes. These specialized units wi

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Give More Incentives, Government Urged

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Stakeholders have warned that the 2017/18 Budget will not have the desired impact on industrialisation unless more tax incentives are granted to local industrialists and budding entrepreneurs.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Stakeholders have warned that the 2017/18 Budget will not have the desired impact on industrialisation unless more tax incentives are granted to local industrialists and budding entrepreneurs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Cisco’ to Be Laid to Rest At Kisutu

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The body of former Chief of Protocol at the State House in the third and fourth phase administrations Abdul Mtiro “Cisco” (pictured) will be buried today at the Kisutu Cemetery in Dar es Salaaam.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The body of former Chief of Protocol at the State House in the third and fourth phase administrations Abdul Mtiro "Cisco" (pictured) will be buried today at the Kisutu Cemetery in Dar es Salaaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Gunmen Shot Dead On Eve of New Police Boss’s Visit to Rufiji

[Citizen] Rufiji -Unidentified gunmen shot dead a militiaman in Rufiji District on the eve of a visit by newly appointed Inspector General of Police (IGP) Simon Sirro to launch a new approach to end a spate of mysterious killings, which target local le…

[Citizen] Rufiji -Unidentified gunmen shot dead a militiaman in Rufiji District on the eve of a visit by newly appointed Inspector General of Police (IGP) Simon Sirro to launch a new approach to end a spate of mysterious killings, which target local leaders and the police.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Gaidam’s Transformative Agenda for Yobe

[This Day] Yobe State governor, Ibrahim Gaidam is unrelenting in his determination to change the face of his state from one reeling from the effects of Boko Haram attacks to a shining light in the North-east.

[This Day] Yobe State governor, Ibrahim Gaidam is unrelenting in his determination to change the face of his state from one reeling from the effects of Boko Haram attacks to a shining light in the North-east.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria