Odinga – ODM Retreat ‘Not About Ruto’s Coast Forays’

[Nation] Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga has denied that the party’s retreat has anything to do with Deputy President William Ruto’s forays in his strongholds ahead of 2022 elections.

[Nation] Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga has denied that the party's retreat has anything to do with Deputy President William Ruto's forays in his strongholds ahead of 2022 elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hot Debate in Parliament Over Dodoma City Status

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Parliament adopted a motion to congratulate President John Magufuli over his decision to elevate Dodoma Municipality to Dodoma City after a heated debate that saw legislators divided along political leanings.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Parliament adopted a motion to congratulate President John Magufuli over his decision to elevate Dodoma Municipality to Dodoma City after a heated debate that saw legislators divided along political leanings.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Budget to Reveal How Kenya Plans to Deliver On Ambitious Priorities

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya’s 2018-19 budget is set to be tabled before Parliament on June 14 in an unusually calm political climate. Economist Timothy Njagi Njeru explains what Kenyans can expect and how the budget will likely serve as a showcase …

[The Conversation Africa] Kenya's 2018-19 budget is set to be tabled before Parliament on June 14 in an unusually calm political climate. Economist Timothy Njagi Njeru explains what Kenyans can expect and how the budget will likely serve as a showcase for President Uhuru Kenyatta's "Big Four" agenda. Kenyatta has prioritised food security, manufacturing, universal health coverage, and affordable housing over the next five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Six HESLB Directors Fired Over Negligence, Occasioning Loss

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Higher Education Students’ Loans Board (HESLB) on Wednesday, June 13, has sacked its six directors over various allegations including negligence and occasioning loss of billions of shillings.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Higher Education Students' Loans Board (HESLB) on Wednesday, June 13, has sacked its six directors over various allegations including negligence and occasioning loss of billions of shillings.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Gives Executive Order On Procurement

[Nation] Days of corrupt public officers who are used to making themselves filthy rich with taxpayers’ money through shady deals and ‘tenderpreneuring’ have come to an end.

[Nation] Days of corrupt public officers who are used to making themselves filthy rich with taxpayers' money through shady deals and 'tenderpreneuring' have come to an end.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya