Boko Haram Claims University Attack

[Daily Trust] Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram group, has owned up to the bomb blasts that killed four people and injured 17 others at the University of Maiduguri, Borno state, yesterday.

[Daily Trust] Abubakar Shekau, leader of the Boko Haram group, has owned up to the bomb blasts that killed four people and injured 17 others at the University of Maiduguri, Borno state, yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Floods Kill Two Students

[Nyasa Times] Two learners who went missing after being washed away in flood waters on their way to school, died and their bodies have been found in Lake Malawi in decomposed state.

[Nyasa Times] Two learners who went missing after being washed away in flood waters on their way to school, died and their bodies have been found in Lake Malawi in decomposed state.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Girls’ Exam Performance Smashes Old Stereotypes

[Citizen] Two stark realities stand out from the results of last year’s Form Two Secondary Education Examinations (FTSEE) and the Standard Four National Assessment (SFNA). In both the FTSEE and SFNA, the girls dominated the Top 10 slots.

[Citizen] Two stark realities stand out from the results of last year's Form Two Secondary Education Examinations (FTSEE) and the Standard Four National Assessment (SFNA). In both the FTSEE and SFNA, the girls dominated the Top 10 slots.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Lowassa Arrested Over ‘An Illegal Meeting’

[Citizen] Geita -Retired Prime Minister Edward Lowasa , who is also a member of the Chadema Central committee, was briefly arrested and later released by police in Geita Region for allegedly holding a meeting without a permit.

[Citizen] Geita -Retired Prime Minister Edward Lowasa , who is also a member of the Chadema Central committee, was briefly arrested and later released by police in Geita Region for allegedly holding a meeting without a permit.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Nations Cup Without Nigeria Painful – NFF

[Vanguard] Abuja -Certainly the reality of missing out of the ongoing 2017 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Gabon has dawned on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) hence it described it as painful.

[Vanguard] Abuja -Certainly the reality of missing out of the ongoing 2017 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in Gabon has dawned on the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) hence it described it as painful.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Two Mbeya Brothers Held Over Youth’s Killing

[Daily News] Police in Mbeya Region are holding two brothers — Elia Mwaisemba (32) and Kanyeka Ally (41) – for allegedly killing an 18-year-old youth whom they suspected as among the people who murdered their relative over the weekend in Kyela District.

[Daily News] Police in Mbeya Region are holding two brothers -- Elia Mwaisemba (32) and Kanyeka Ally (41) - for allegedly killing an 18-year-old youth whom they suspected as among the people who murdered their relative over the weekend in Kyela District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cassava Commercialisation Gives Farmers a Lifeline

[Daily News] Cassava farming is set to become a lucrative business thanks to a one billion US dollar partnership agreement on commercialisation of cassava farming and processing with Tanzania Agricultural Export Processing Zone Limited and Epoch Agriculture (TAEPZ).

[Daily News] Cassava farming is set to become a lucrative business thanks to a one billion US dollar partnership agreement on commercialisation of cassava farming and processing with Tanzania Agricultural Export Processing Zone Limited and Epoch Agriculture (TAEPZ).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli Nominates Kabudi, Bulembo As Lawmakers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has nominated as Member of Parliament a former board member of Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) Prof Palamagamba Kabudi.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has nominated as Member of Parliament a former board member of Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) Prof Palamagamba Kabudi.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

High Court to Pronounce Itself On Missing Twin Baby

[Independent (Kampala)] The High Court has set January 24 to deliver judgement in a case filed in 2013 by a Ugandan human rights watchdog against the office of the Executive Director of Mulago National Referral Hospital and the Attorney General, over a…

[Independent (Kampala)] The High Court has set January 24 to deliver judgement in a case filed in 2013 by a Ugandan human rights watchdog against the office of the Executive Director of Mulago National Referral Hospital and the Attorney General, over a stolen twin baby.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda