Catholic Church Weighs in On Famine Scare

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The prevailing drought in parts of the country has jolted the Catholic Church to issue a special pastoral letter to the faithful, asking them to pray for rain.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The prevailing drought in parts of the country has jolted the Catholic Church to issue a special pastoral letter to the faithful, asking them to pray for rain.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Acting President Mphoko for Bikita West Star Rally

[The Herald] ZANU-PF has intensified campaigns ahead of Saturday’s Bikita West by-election, with Acting President Phelekezela Mphoko set to headline the final star rally on Wednesday.

[The Herald] ZANU-PF has intensified campaigns ahead of Saturday's Bikita West by-election, with Acting President Phelekezela Mphoko set to headline the final star rally on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nearly 70,000 High School Leavers Start Civic Education

[New Times] A total of 68,560 senior six leavers from across the country yesterday started civic education (itorero), according to Boniface Rucagu, the chairman for the National Itorero Commission (NIC).

[New Times] A total of 68,560 senior six leavers from across the country yesterday started civic education (itorero), according to Boniface Rucagu, the chairman for the National Itorero Commission (NIC).

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

League Race Is Still Wide Open, Says Coach Seninga

[New Times] With table leaders Rayon Sports looking unstoppable other teams including fourth-placed Police FC still believe they can put up a fight in the race for the league title till the last day of the season.

[New Times] With table leaders Rayon Sports looking unstoppable other teams including fourth-placed Police FC still believe they can put up a fight in the race for the league title till the last day of the season.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Amnesty Seeks Zakzaky’s Release

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian authorities should immediately comply with a high court order and release the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife from detention, the Amnesty International has said.

[Daily Trust] The Nigerian authorities should immediately comply with a high court order and release the leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) Ibraheem Zakzaky and his wife from detention, the Amnesty International has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Buhari Shores Troops Morale in Video Call to Sambisa, Liberia

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday conversed with troops on operations in Sambisa forest, Borno State and the Republic of Liberia. Buhari spoke with the troops from the Eagle Square National Arcade, venue of the Armed Forces Remembrance…

[Daily Trust] President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday conversed with troops on operations in Sambisa forest, Borno State and the Republic of Liberia. Buhari spoke with the troops from the Eagle Square National Arcade, venue of the Armed Forces Remembrance Day Wreath Laying ceremony in Abuja.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

University Student in Insurance Scam

[The Herald] A National University of Science and Technology student allegedly swindled Clarion Insurance of over $12 000 in a car insurance scam while working as an intern.

[The Herald] A National University of Science and Technology student allegedly swindled Clarion Insurance of over $12 000 in a car insurance scam while working as an intern.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Joho Stage-Managed Own Arrest for Political Mileage, Leaders Say

[Nation] Former Kisauni MP Anania Mwaboza has criticised Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho for storming a police station “in the guise of going to inquire about an arrested colleague”, Mr Arub Katri, on Friday.

[Nation] Former Kisauni MP Anania Mwaboza has criticised Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho for storming a police station "in the guise of going to inquire about an arrested colleague", Mr Arub Katri, on Friday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya