Eastern Sudanese Civil Rights Activist Still Held Incommunicado

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Civil rights activist Abdallah Abdelgeyoum, detained by agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) in eastern Sudan’s El Gedaref in December, has reportedly been transferred to Khartoum.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Civil rights activist Abdallah Abdelgeyoum, detained by agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS) in eastern Sudan's El Gedaref in December, has reportedly been transferred to Khartoum.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Over 700 Hectares of Crops Inundated in Gaza

[AIM] Maputo -More than 700 hectares of crops have been inundated in the southern Mozambican province of Gaza thanks to heavy rains upstream in the Limpopo river basin, according to a Sunday report on Radio Mozambique.

[AIM] Maputo -More than 700 hectares of crops have been inundated in the southern Mozambican province of Gaza thanks to heavy rains upstream in the Limpopo river basin, according to a Sunday report on Radio Mozambique.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

‘Insecurity Threatens Implementation of North Darfur Budget’

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The rampant insecurity is the biggest threat facing the implementation of the 2017 state budget, says the North Darfur Minister of Finance and Economy.

[Radio Dabanga] El Fasher -The rampant insecurity is the biggest threat facing the implementation of the 2017 state budget, says the North Darfur Minister of Finance and Economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Anglican Bishop Mokiwa Caught Up in Financial Controversy

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Anglican Church of Tanzania’s Bishop for Dar es Salaam Diocese, Dr Valentino Mokiwa, yesterday rejected a call to resign from his position over failure to assist a special committee investigating fraud and alleged abuse of …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Anglican Church of Tanzania's Bishop for Dar es Salaam Diocese, Dr Valentino Mokiwa, yesterday rejected a call to resign from his position over failure to assist a special committee investigating fraud and alleged abuse of office.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Every Generation Must Fight Its Own Demons

[New Zimbabwe] WHEN we were growing up, politics was a pastime activity for the mature and the old; a dangerous pastime so to speak. In those days, people with divergent views from the party and government did not discuss politics in the public; if the…

[New Zimbabwe] WHEN we were growing up, politics was a pastime activity for the mature and the old; a dangerous pastime so to speak. In those days, people with divergent views from the party and government did not discuss politics in the public; if they did, at least they did not dare express their honest opinions.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

VP Mnangagwa Accused of Christmas ‘Coup Plot’

[New Zimbabwe] VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces charges of presiding over a dead-of-the-night coup plot at his Zvishavane ‘Village Castle’ as it emerges that what he described as a family gift-opening of Christmas presents event was in fact a po…

[New Zimbabwe] VICE President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces charges of presiding over a dead-of-the-night coup plot at his Zvishavane 'Village Castle' as it emerges that what he described as a family gift-opening of Christmas presents event was in fact a political gathering.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Form One Students Start Reporting Amid Flouted Fee Guidelines Fears

[Nation] Students selected to join form one, for all categories of schools, are expected to start reporting on Monday as the government grapples with claims that last year’s examination was not properly marked.

[Nation] Students selected to join form one, for all categories of schools, are expected to start reporting on Monday as the government grapples with claims that last year's examination was not properly marked.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Thrust for Industrial Parks

[Daily News] Private sector players in the country have appealed to the government to amend the Special Economic Zone Act and the Tanzania Investment Act to enable the country set up modern industrial parks to attract more investments, particularly from China.

[Daily News] Private sector players in the country have appealed to the government to amend the Special Economic Zone Act and the Tanzania Investment Act to enable the country set up modern industrial parks to attract more investments, particularly from China.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania