12,000 Burundian Refugees Agree to Be Repatriated

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Some Burundian refugees hosted in Tanzania will be repatriated on September 7 following an agreement reached by the host government, Burundian authorities and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Some Burundian refugees hosted in Tanzania will be repatriated on September 7 following an agreement reached by the host government, Burundian authorities and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Revenue Service ‘Hostage’ Takes Taxman to Court

[News24Wire] Vlok Symington, who was allegedly held hostage by the Hawks in a Sars boardroom at the time Pravin Gordhan was charged with fraud, has taken his employer to court in a bid to stop his “unfair” dismissal.

[News24Wire] Vlok Symington, who was allegedly held hostage by the Hawks in a Sars boardroom at the time Pravin Gordhan was charged with fraud, has taken his employer to court in a bid to stop his "unfair" dismissal.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Families Bury 10 Civilians Killed in U.S.-Somali Raid

[Shabelle] Somali government officials said on Thursday that 10 men and boys killed in a joint U.S.-Somali raid were civilians and that blood money will be paid to the families.

[Shabelle] Somali government officials said on Thursday that 10 men and boys killed in a joint U.S.-Somali raid were civilians and that blood money will be paid to the families.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Govt to Import More Petroleum to Meet Growing Demand

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Following government decision to scrap off motor vehicle licence fees, the Petroleum Bulk Procurement Agency ( PBPA) will now import 200,000 metric tonnes more of petroleum to meet the surging demand.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Following government decision to scrap off motor vehicle licence fees, the Petroleum Bulk Procurement Agency ( PBPA) will now import 200,000 metric tonnes more of petroleum to meet the surging demand.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Premier Ngirente Pledges to ‘Serve With Devotion’

[New Times] Edouard Ngirente, the new prime minister, yesterday officially assumed office and pledged to take on his new role with devotion and especially embrace teamwork as he works toward furthering the country’s development agenda.

[New Times] Edouard Ngirente, the new prime minister, yesterday officially assumed office and pledged to take on his new role with devotion and especially embrace teamwork as he works toward furthering the country's development agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

New Rwf4 Billion Laboratory to Regulate Pharmaceuticals

[New Times] Rwanda Standards Boards (RSB) has acquired a medical and pharmaceutical testing laboratory to protect public health through assuring the quality, efficacy and safety of medicinal and related products.

[New Times] Rwanda Standards Boards (RSB) has acquired a medical and pharmaceutical testing laboratory to protect public health through assuring the quality, efficacy and safety of medicinal and related products.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

No Room for Impunity

[Cameroon Tribune] The measure taken by the Head of State, President Paul Biya to end legal proceedings at the Yaounde Military Tribunal against Barrister Nkongho Felix Agbor, Fontem Aforteka’a Neba, Paul Ayah Abine and others accused of violence recor…

[Cameroon Tribune] The measure taken by the Head of State, President Paul Biya to end legal proceedings at the Yaounde Military Tribunal against Barrister Nkongho Felix Agbor, Fontem Aforteka'a Neba, Paul Ayah Abine and others accused of violence recorded in the North West and South West Regions of late is unquestionably laudable.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon