Queries Over Blocking of Abuse Report

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (Costech) has issued an order to stop the Human Rights Watch (HRW) from launching its report on abuses against migrant domestic workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Commission for Science and Technology (Costech) has issued an order to stop the Human Rights Watch (HRW) from launching its report on abuses against migrant domestic workers in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mombasa Port Going Green in Global Drive

[East African] Kenya is transforming the port of Mombasa into a “green” facility, in line with a global maritime initiative to help mitigate the effects of carbon emissions.

[East African] Kenya is transforming the port of Mombasa into a "green" facility, in line with a global maritime initiative to help mitigate the effects of carbon emissions.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Shippers Could Save Up to U.S.$6 Miion Annually in Freight Fees

[East African] Kenyan importers could save up to Ksh600 million ($6 million) they pay to foreign firms annually in destination charges for cargo landing at the Mombasa port by paying the freight rates locally.

[East African] Kenyan importers could save up to Ksh600 million ($6 million) they pay to foreign firms annually in destination charges for cargo landing at the Mombasa port by paying the freight rates locally.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dr Mpango Allays Fears of Economic Slowdown

[Citizen] The Finance and Planning minister, Dr Philip Mpango has accused some members of the parliament, who have been complaining that the national debt has been growing at a fast pace, of failing to interpret data.

[Citizen] The Finance and Planning minister, Dr Philip Mpango has accused some members of the parliament, who have been complaining that the national debt has been growing at a fast pace, of failing to interpret data.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Controversial Lugumi Bidder Dr Shika Released On Bail

[Citizen] Dr Louis Shika who was last week arrested by police allegedly for failing to pay the legally mandated 25 per cent of the selling price during the auctioning of Lugumi Enterprises Ltd properties has been released on bail.

[Citizen] Dr Louis Shika who was last week arrested by police allegedly for failing to pay the legally mandated 25 per cent of the selling price during the auctioning of Lugumi Enterprises Ltd properties has been released on bail.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kenya to Lift Middle East Jobs Ban With Tough Rules

[East African] Kenya has tightened laws to ensure the safety of Kenyans going to work in the Middle East as domestic workers as it moves to lift the ban that was imposed in 2014 next week.

[East African] Kenya has tightened laws to ensure the safety of Kenyans going to work in the Middle East as domestic workers as it moves to lift the ban that was imposed in 2014 next week.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya