Energy Firm Pleads for Power Project Fund

[Citizen] Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) has pleaded with the government to release funds on time for the implementation of Kinyererzi I gas-powered power project whose construction is behind schedule.

[Citizen] Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) has pleaded with the government to release funds on time for the implementation of Kinyererzi I gas-powered power project whose construction is behind schedule.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Funding Crisis Engulfs Refugee Services

[Citizen] Under-funding for social-economic projects in refugee camps, through the Burundi Regional Refugee Response Plan (BRRRP), remains a challenge that UNHCR and other humanitarian agencies have to grapple with as they seek to raise living standard…

[Citizen] Under-funding for social-economic projects in refugee camps, through the Burundi Regional Refugee Response Plan (BRRRP), remains a challenge that UNHCR and other humanitarian agencies have to grapple with as they seek to raise living standards for refugees.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

ANC Policy Conference – Gupta Appearance Lays Bare Divisions

[Daily Maverick] Day one of the ANC’s conference in the Nasrec Expo Centre left the glass both half empty and half full for supporters of President Jacob Zuma, when the G-word was said for all to hear. At the same time, it left Deputy President Cyril R…

[Daily Maverick] Day one of the ANC's conference in the Nasrec Expo Centre left the glass both half empty and half full for supporters of President Jacob Zuma, when the G-word was said for all to hear. At the same time, it left Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's stronghold badly divided.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Witness ‘Heard Opposition Politician Mwamba Threaten Lungu’

[Times of Zambia] Trial took off yesterday in the case in which United Party for National Development (UPND) vice-president for administration, Geoffrey Mwamba is charged with proposing violence against President Edgar Lungu with one witness testifying…

[Times of Zambia] Trial took off yesterday in the case in which United Party for National Development (UPND) vice-president for administration, Geoffrey Mwamba is charged with proposing violence against President Edgar Lungu with one witness testifying against the opposition leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Ruling Party Members Protest Imposition

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Hundreds of aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State took to the streets yesterday to protest against alleged imposition of a local government chairmanship candid…

[Daily Trust] Lagos -Hundreds of aggrieved members of the All Progressives Congress (APC) in Amuwo Odofin Local Government Area of Lagos State took to the streets yesterday to protest against alleged imposition of a local government chairmanship candidate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Locals Called, Texted Less After Christmas

[Nation] Kenyans texted and called less in the three months to March as the economy shrugged off the effects of the high-spending holiday season amid rising cost of basic items like food, electricity and petrol.

[Nation] Kenyans texted and called less in the three months to March as the economy shrugged off the effects of the high-spending holiday season amid rising cost of basic items like food, electricity and petrol.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rwandan Footballer Usengimana to Join Singida United

[New Times] Rwanda international and Police FC striker Danny Usengimana will complete his move to Tanzania’s Premier League side Singida United after the 2017 Peace Cup final when the 2016/17 will officially come to an end.

[New Times] Rwanda international and Police FC striker Danny Usengimana will complete his move to Tanzania's Premier League side Singida United after the 2017 Peace Cup final when the 2016/17 will officially come to an end.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court to Rule On El-Zakzaky, Army Clash

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Federal High Court in Kaduna yesterday reserved judgment for July, 6, in the case involving the clash between the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Shiites and the Nigerian Army which occurred in Zaria, in December 2015.

[Daily Trust] Kaduna -The Federal High Court in Kaduna yesterday reserved judgment for July, 6, in the case involving the clash between the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN), Shiites and the Nigerian Army which occurred in Zaria, in December 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria