Mkapa Lands in Chato for an Official Visit

[Citizen] Chato -Former President Benjamin Mkapa has arrived in Chato for a two-day official visit that begins today. While in Chato, Mr Mkapa will hand over 50 houses that were constructed by Mkapa Foundation.

[Citizen] Chato -Former President Benjamin Mkapa has arrived in Chato for a two-day official visit that begins today. While in Chato, Mr Mkapa will hand over 50 houses that were constructed by Mkapa Foundation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

ANC Policy Anarchy – Its Leaders Are Too Weak to Lead, or Too Weak to Take Over

[The Conversation Africa] Disputed resolutions, deferred decisions and policy uncertainty were the prime bequests of the policy conference of South Africa’s governing African National Congress to the troubled organisation. Hot on the heels of these inc…

[The Conversation Africa] Disputed resolutions, deferred decisions and policy uncertainty were the prime bequests of the policy conference of South Africa's governing African National Congress to the troubled organisation. Hot on the heels of these incongruities were opaque proposals on how the ANC will act on wobbly state institutions that need to implement policy, and porous pitches on improved ethics and integrity.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ANC Policy Conference Shows Shifting Balance of Power

[The Conversation Africa] The media reported on the national policy conference of the African National Congress (ANC) through the perspective of power struggles. This wasn’t far off the mark. While the ANC’s internal election campaign for its December …

[The Conversation Africa] The media reported on the national policy conference of the African National Congress (ANC) through the perspective of power struggles. This wasn't far off the mark. While the ANC's internal election campaign for its December conference - at which it will elect a new party leader - has not yet officially opened, in reality its party election campaigns are similar to US primaries, which run for an entire year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

A Man Called Hope – the Legacy of Namibia’s Andimba Toivo Ya Toivo

[The Conversation Africa] Namibia has seen an unprecedented outpouring of grief following the death of liberation struggle hero Andimba Toivo ya Toivo. It was matched by vibrant social media commentary.

[The Conversation Africa] Namibia has seen an unprecedented outpouring of grief following the death of liberation struggle hero Andimba Toivo ya Toivo. It was matched by vibrant social media commentary.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ismaili Community Marks Leader’s Special Anniversary

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Ismaili community in Tanzania yesterday commemorated the 60th anniversary of His Highness the Prince Karim Aga Khan IV’s ascension to the Ismaili Imamat.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Ismaili community in Tanzania yesterday commemorated the 60th anniversary of His Highness the Prince Karim Aga Khan IV's ascension to the Ismaili Imamat.

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Everton TV to Screen Live Gor Friendly in Dar

[Daily News] THE English Premier League side Everton FC has confirmed they will screen live their friendly against Gor Mahia at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Thursday.

[Daily News] THE English Premier League side Everton FC has confirmed they will screen live their friendly against Gor Mahia at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on Thursday.

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Commission to Probe Falling Results

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Parliament has passed the motion calling for the establishment of an independent commission of inquiry into the falling education results in the country.

[Botswana Daily News] Gaborone -Parliament has passed the motion calling for the establishment of an independent commission of inquiry into the falling education results in the country.

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Zanzibar Airport Set for Expansion

[Daily News] FINANCIAL experts from a Chinese Bank, Exim, are expected in Zanzibar next month, to finalise procedures for the construction of an apron area at the Abeid Aman Karume International Airport.

[Daily News] FINANCIAL experts from a Chinese Bank, Exim, are expected in Zanzibar next month, to finalise procedures for the construction of an apron area at the Abeid Aman Karume International Airport.

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Lawmakers Divided Over Calls for Restructuring

[Vanguard] Abuja -As the debate on restructuring Nigeria for better governance rages on, members of the House of Representatives, yesterday, expressed divergent views on the issue.

[Vanguard] Abuja -As the debate on restructuring Nigeria for better governance rages on, members of the House of Representatives, yesterday, expressed divergent views on the issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria