90% Availability of Essential Drugs By March, Affirms MSD

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Medical Stores Department (MSD) director general Laurean Bwanakunu yesterday gave assurance that the availability of essential drugs is expected to be 90 per cent by the end of March this year.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Medical Stores Department (MSD) director general Laurean Bwanakunu yesterday gave assurance that the availability of essential drugs is expected to be 90 per cent by the end of March this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Officials, Six Church Leaders After Me – Mokiwa

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Bishop of the Anglican Church of Tanzania (ACT), Dar es Salaam Diocese, Dr Valentino Mokiwa, yesterday named six individuals whom he accused of sowing seeds of discord amongst Christians in his area of jurisdiction.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Bishop of the Anglican Church of Tanzania (ACT), Dar es Salaam Diocese, Dr Valentino Mokiwa, yesterday named six individuals whom he accused of sowing seeds of discord amongst Christians in his area of jurisdiction.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

12 Killed As Dhow Capsizes in Tanga

[Citizen] Tanga -Twelve people died as 34 survived after their Pemba-bound dhow, which they boarded in Tanga, capsized in the Indian Ocean due to what has been termed “poor weather”.

[Citizen] Tanga -Twelve people died as 34 survived after their Pemba-bound dhow, which they boarded in Tanga, capsized in the Indian Ocean due to what has been termed "poor weather".

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Data Ruling Could Be Attempt to Clamp Down On Social Media

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s new floor prices for data services could be an attempt to boost state coffers, or government’s way of curbing free speech through social media, according to analysts.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's new floor prices for data services could be an attempt to boost state coffers, or government's way of curbing free speech through social media, according to analysts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Setting of Consultation Fees Is Not Solution to Unaffordable Healthcare

[Monitor] The medical council as per Daily Monitor of January 9 proposed to set doctors’ consultation fees in a bid to address the issue of patients being detained or denied services because of inability to pay medical bills. The medical council is get…

[Monitor] The medical council as per Daily Monitor of January 9 proposed to set doctors' consultation fees in a bid to address the issue of patients being detained or denied services because of inability to pay medical bills. The medical council is getting it wrong with this preposition on three accounts that is; this doesn't address the root cause of patients' inability to reimburse for medical services, secondly will make the business environment for healthcare anti-competitive and finally drive more high quality

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda