Massive Finance Boost for Tanzania Food Production

[CAJ News] Dar -THE London Stock Exchange-listed Obtala Limited plans to invest US$10 million to accelerate food production in Tanzania over the next five years. The investment, announced ahead of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, is poised to …

[CAJ News] Dar -THE London Stock Exchange-listed Obtala Limited plans to invest US$10 million to accelerate food production in Tanzania over the next five years. The investment, announced ahead of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, is poised to enhance employment and help deliver lasting economic and social impact in the East African country. Obtala's pledge is in line with the Grow Africa programme co-founded by WEF, together with the African Union (AU) and New Economic Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD)

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli Media Freedom Day Celebrations

[Daily News] Mwanza -President John Magufuli is expected to conduct a short tour of Mwanza region where, among other activities, he will address the Media Freedom Day gala audience.

[Daily News] Mwanza -President John Magufuli is expected to conduct a short tour of Mwanza region where, among other activities, he will address the Media Freedom Day gala audience.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Millers Shun Maize From Strategic Food Reserve

[Nation] High cost of transporting grain from North Rift depots to the rest of the country has discouraged some millers from buying cheap maize released by the government from the Strategic Food Reserve (SFR).

[Nation] High cost of transporting grain from North Rift depots to the rest of the country has discouraged some millers from buying cheap maize released by the government from the Strategic Food Reserve (SFR).

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Journalists Mark Media Freedom Day

[Daily News] Zanzibar -Vice-President Ambassador Seif Ali Iddi will today join members of the press to mark the World Media Freedom Day scheduled to take place at the ‘Zanzibar journalism and mass Communication College (ZJMC)’ multi-purpose hall.

[Daily News] Zanzibar -Vice-President Ambassador Seif Ali Iddi will today join members of the press to mark the World Media Freedom Day scheduled to take place at the 'Zanzibar journalism and mass Communication College (ZJMC)' multi-purpose hall.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Engaging Citizens Online – NPCC Launches Smart Ideas Platform

[Government of Mauritius] The ECO (Engaging Citizens Online), a platform for smart ideas, was launched yesterday by the National Productivity and Competitiveness Council (NPCC), in Ebène Cybercity.

[Government of Mauritius] The ECO (Engaging Citizens Online), a platform for smart ideas, was launched yesterday by the National Productivity and Competitiveness Council (NPCC), in Ebène Cybercity.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Cycling Sensation’s Life Cut Short

[Namibia Economist] The Namibian Cycling Federation (NCF), and the cycling fraternity in Namibia as a whole are devasted at the terrible news that cyclist Raul Costa Seibeb, tragically passed away on May 1.

[Namibia Economist] The Namibian Cycling Federation (NCF), and the cycling fraternity in Namibia as a whole are devasted at the terrible news that cyclist Raul Costa Seibeb, tragically passed away on May 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

First Stormers Start for Kiwi Treeby

[News24Wire] Kiwi centre Shaun Treeby will make his first start for the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Friday (09:35 SA time).

[News24Wire] Kiwi centre Shaun Treeby will make his first start for the Stormers in their Super Rugby clash against the Hurricanes at Westpac Stadium in Wellington on Friday (09:35 SA time).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Three Hurrahs!’ for World Press Freedom Day, an African Concept

[Daily News] Three ‘Hurrahs for World Press Freedom Day/ World Press Day’ today, May 3, so-proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 following a Recommendation adopted at the 26th UNESCO General Conference in 1991.

[Daily News] Three 'Hurrahs for World Press Freedom Day/ World Press Day' today, May 3, so-proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in 1993 following a Recommendation adopted at the 26th UNESCO General Conference in 1991.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Accused Confessed to Killing Stascha Arends, Courts Hears

[News24Wire] The 31-year-old man accused of killing 11-year-old Stascha Arends allegedly confessed to the murder, the Mitchell’s Plain Magistrate’s court heard on Wednesday morning.

[News24Wire] The 31-year-old man accused of killing 11-year-old Stascha Arends allegedly confessed to the murder, the Mitchell's Plain Magistrate's court heard on Wednesday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa