Tanzanians Mark 53rd Revolution Day

[Daily News] Zanzibar marks the 53rd anniversary of the revolution today with President Ali Mohamed Shein expressing appreciation on progress attained in provision of social services to all since the ouster of the Omani-Arab sultanate oligarchy on January 12, 1964.

[Daily News] Zanzibar marks the 53rd anniversary of the revolution today with President Ali Mohamed Shein expressing appreciation on progress attained in provision of social services to all since the ouster of the Omani-Arab sultanate oligarchy on January 12, 1964.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

What Rwandair’s Direct Flights to Mumbia Mean for Trade, Tourism

[New Times] The move by RwandAir to start direct commercial flights to Mumbai, India in quarter two of the year will ease market access and help reduce transport costs, the business community and experts have said. It could also boost tourism arrivals,…

[New Times] The move by RwandAir to start direct commercial flights to Mumbai, India in quarter two of the year will ease market access and help reduce transport costs, the business community and experts have said. It could also boost tourism arrivals, they added.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kilombero MP Jailed Six Months Over Meeting Hall Chaos

[Daily News] Kilombero -The Member of Parliament for Kilombero (Chadema), Peter Lijualikali (30), has been sentenced to six months in jail for inciting violence at a meeting.

[Daily News] Kilombero -The Member of Parliament for Kilombero (Chadema), Peter Lijualikali (30), has been sentenced to six months in jail for inciting violence at a meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zanzibar President Shares Facts On 2015 Zanzibar Election Re-Run

[Daily News] Zanzibar President and Chairman of the Revolutionary Council Ali Mohamed Shein disclosed yesterday that he failed to reach an agreement with his fellow presidential aspirant in the 2015 election, Mr Seif Sharrif Hamad of Civic United Front (CUF), after the latter rejected the re-run as directed by the electoral body.

[Daily News] Zanzibar President and Chairman of the Revolutionary Council Ali Mohamed Shein disclosed yesterday that he failed to reach an agreement with his fellow presidential aspirant in the 2015 election, Mr Seif Sharrif Hamad of Civic United Front (CUF), after the latter rejected the re-run as directed by the electoral body.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ragwa Gives Striking Tharaka-Nithi Doctors Seven Days to Resume Work or Get Fired

[Nation] Striking doctors in Tharaka-Nithi County have seven days to explain why they should not be sacked if they do not resume on duty, Governor Samuel Ragwa has said.

[Nation] Striking doctors in Tharaka-Nithi County have seven days to explain why they should not be sacked if they do not resume on duty, Governor Samuel Ragwa has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Doctors’ Union Officials in Court for Contempt

[Nation] Doctors’ union officials are today expected to appear before Employment and Labour Relations Court judge Hellen Wasilwa for punishment after being found guilty of contempt.

[Nation] Doctors' union officials are today expected to appear before Employment and Labour Relations Court judge Hellen Wasilwa for punishment after being found guilty of contempt.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Transport Minister James Macharia Receives First Batch of SGR Locomotives in Mombasa

[Nation] The government is set to receive 50 more locomotives by May 2017, ahead of the commissioning of the Sh372 billion standard gauge railway (SGR) on June 1.

[Nation] The government is set to receive 50 more locomotives by May 2017, ahead of the commissioning of the Sh372 billion standard gauge railway (SGR) on June 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya