Councils Trapped in Sh265 Billion Lawsuits

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Local government authorities (LGAs) across the country are entangled in legal suits that could cost them close to Sh265 billion, the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has revealed in his latest report.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Local government authorities (LGAs) across the country are entangled in legal suits that could cost them close to Sh265 billion, the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has revealed in his latest report.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Explosion Kills 1 Vigilante, Injures 7 Others in Yobe

[Daily Trust] Damaturu -An explosive device believed to have been planted by Boko Haram insurgents has exploded, killing one and injuring seven other members of a vigilante group near a bridge at Wulle village, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.

[Daily Trust] Damaturu -An explosive device believed to have been planted by Boko Haram insurgents has exploded, killing one and injuring seven other members of a vigilante group near a bridge at Wulle village, Gujba Local Government Area of Yobe State.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Malaria – Researcher Calls for Improved Coverage of RDT

[Daily Trust] A medical researcher, Dr Bamidele Iwalokun , has called on government authorities to improve the coverage of Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) by 80 per cent to improve the diagnosis of submicroscopic malaria.

[Daily Trust] A medical researcher, Dr Bamidele Iwalokun , has called on government authorities to improve the coverage of Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) by 80 per cent to improve the diagnosis of submicroscopic malaria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

…Intelligence Chiefs Ask NIA, EFCC to Speak up

[Daily Trust] Some retired intelligence chiefs have asked the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) to substantiate its claim over the N15 billion recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Lagos.

[Daily Trust] Some retired intelligence chiefs have asked the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) to substantiate its claim over the N15 billion recovered by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) in Lagos.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

UN, Global Partners Commend Creation of National Security Council

[UN News] The United Nations and other members of the international community today commended Somalia’s Federal Government and the Federal Member States for agreeing to form a National Security Council, as well as decisions taken on priorities such as …

[UN News] The United Nations and other members of the international community today commended Somalia's Federal Government and the Federal Member States for agreeing to form a National Security Council, as well as decisions taken on priorities such as fighting corruption and drought response.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Car Decoration Business Speeds With High Demand

[Addis Fortune] There are more than a dozen cars on both sides of the road in front of the different car modification and decoration shops around Sebara Babur area, in Gullele District. Some are dismantled and waiting for service and others are waiting…

[Addis Fortune] There are more than a dozen cars on both sides of the road in front of the different car modification and decoration shops around Sebara Babur area, in Gullele District. Some are dismantled and waiting for service and others are waiting their turn. Different workers, with their jumpsuits tied around their waists in the scorching sun, are going in and out of the shops with materials needed for decorating a car.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Nigerian System Geared Towards Making People Ill – – Idris

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Olajide Idris has stated that allocation of just five percent to the health sector in the face of series of health challenges confronting the country is evidence that the system is geared towards …

[Vanguard] The Lagos State Commissioner for Health, Dr. Olajide Idris has stated that allocation of just five percent to the health sector in the face of series of health challenges confronting the country is evidence that the system is geared towards making Nigerians ill.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Women Adjudicators Sit At the District Tribunal

[Foroyaa] The shackle of patriarchy is breaking gradually in their stronghold of Niamina as women make joint decisions with their male counterparts at the district tribunals in the three districts of the Niamina Dankunku, Niamina East and Niamina West,…

[Foroyaa] The shackle of patriarchy is breaking gradually in their stronghold of Niamina as women make joint decisions with their male counterparts at the district tribunals in the three districts of the Niamina Dankunku, Niamina East and Niamina West, in Central River Region. One of the adjudicators Mrs. Musukebba Kanteh a native of Pinia, Niamina, is among the first ever Gambian women to sit at a district tribunal to adjudicate on issues brought before it.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Boyfriend Stoned to Death After Confronting Man Who Groped His Girlfriend

[News24Wire] A 23-year-old man was stoned to death after he got into an altercation with a man who had allegedly groped his girlfriend in Boons, near Rustenburg, over the weekend.

[News24Wire] A 23-year-old man was stoned to death after he got into an altercation with a man who had allegedly groped his girlfriend in Boons, near Rustenburg, over the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa