Annual Inflation Rate Rises Slightly in Zanzibar

[Daily News] Zanzibar -The Annual Headline Inflation rate as measured by the ‘Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the year ended December 31, last year, went up to 3.0 per cent last month, from 2.3 per cent in November, the same year.

[Daily News] Zanzibar -The Annual Headline Inflation rate as measured by the 'Consumer Price Index (CPI) for the year ended December 31, last year, went up to 3.0 per cent last month, from 2.3 per cent in November, the same year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

City Cartel Raking in Billions From Minibus Taxi Owners

[Nation] Kenya’s public transport industry loses at least Sh47 billion every year to a network of cartels that run the sector — including organised criminal gangs, rogue traffic police officers, county askaris and touts.

[Nation] Kenya's public transport industry loses at least Sh47 billion every year to a network of cartels that run the sector -- including organised criminal gangs, rogue traffic police officers, county askaris and touts.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ruling On Bail for MP Lema Remains in Suspension

[Daily News] The outcome of the bail application for Member of Parliament (MP) for Arusha Urban, Godbless Lema, who is facing seditious charges, before Arusha Resident Magistrate’s Court remains in limbo after the High Court yesterday failed to deliver…

[Daily News] The outcome of the bail application for Member of Parliament (MP) for Arusha Urban, Godbless Lema, who is facing seditious charges, before Arusha Resident Magistrate's Court remains in limbo after the High Court yesterday failed to deliver its ruling on an appeal relating to the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bigirimana On How Dog Rearing Has Transformed Her Life

[New Times] She was scorned and ridiculed over what many called a crazy business venture. Many felt pity for the woman who was obsessed with dogs. But this did not dampen her passion for dog rearing. From dog rearing, Mediatrice Bigirimana has become a…

[New Times] She was scorned and ridiculed over what many called a crazy business venture. Many felt pity for the woman who was obsessed with dogs. But this did not dampen her passion for dog rearing. From dog rearing, Mediatrice Bigirimana has become a successful businesswoman.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Acting President Slates Pretentious Fifth Columnists

[The Herald] Lloyd Gumbo -Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa has taken a swipe at people seeking to drive a wedge between him and President Mugabe by going around purporting to support him and Zanu-PF, when in actual fact they are cat’s paws of hostil…

[The Herald] Lloyd Gumbo -Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa has taken a swipe at people seeking to drive a wedge between him and President Mugabe by going around purporting to support him and Zanu-PF, when in actual fact they are cat's paws of hostile forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

UN Security Council Urges Efforts to Resolve Remaining Issues

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council today welcomed a comprehensive political agreement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and called on all stakeholders to continue to exercise flexibility and compromise in their discussions to sw…

[UN News] The United Nations Security Council today welcomed a comprehensive political agreement in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), and called on all stakeholders to continue to exercise flexibility and compromise in their discussions to swiftly resolve all pending issues, particularly those related to the holding of elections in the country within 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Suspects Arrested for Perpetrating a Robbery At a Gugulethu Mall

[SAPS] Investigations into the circumstances surrounding a robbery perpetrated at a shopping mall in Gugulethu on New Year’s Eve has led to the arrest of five suspects from Zwelitsha in Nyanga yesterday morning after six houses were searched. Police re…

[SAPS] Investigations into the circumstances surrounding a robbery perpetrated at a shopping mall in Gugulethu on New Year's Eve has led to the arrest of five suspects from Zwelitsha in Nyanga yesterday morning after six houses were searched. Police reacted to a tip-off and conducted a search operation for the suspects.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five Suspects Arrested for Possession of Unlicensed Firearm and Ammunition

[SAPS] The police in Rustenburg arrested five Lesotho Nationals aged between 34 and 55, for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition on the Derby Road near Rustenburg on Wednesday, 03 January 2017.

[SAPS] The police in Rustenburg arrested five Lesotho Nationals aged between 34 and 55, for possession of unlicensed firearm and ammunition on the Derby Road near Rustenburg on Wednesday, 03 January 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa