Somali Plead With EU to Keep Burundi Troops in Amisom

[Monitor] Kampala -The Somali Community in Uganda have appealed to the European Union (EU) as funders of the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) to mobilise salaries for the Burundi troops now threatening to pull out of Somalia.

[Monitor] Kampala -The Somali Community in Uganda have appealed to the European Union (EU) as funders of the African Union Mission in Somalia (Amisom) to mobilise salaries for the Burundi troops now threatening to pull out of Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Community Library Launched in the City

[Citizen] Arusha -A community library aimed to access the local people with education materials was launched here over the weekend, thanks to the famous Tanzanian professor currently teaching in the US Richard Mshomba who donated his land and raised fu…

[Citizen] Arusha -A community library aimed to access the local people with education materials was launched here over the weekend, thanks to the famous Tanzanian professor currently teaching in the US Richard Mshomba who donated his land and raised funds there to set up the facility.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli’s Intervention in Electricity Saga Criticised

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Commentators have criticised the government’s response to the now-revoked electricity tariff increase, saying it does nothing to address the dire situation Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) is in.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Commentators have criticised the government's response to the now-revoked electricity tariff increase, saying it does nothing to address the dire situation Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) is in.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Telkom Orange at ‘100%’ for African Event

[Nation] Telkom Orange women’s hockey club coach Jos Openda has warned his charges against complacency as they bid to win an unprecedented ninth Africa Cup of Club Championship crown.

[Nation] Telkom Orange women's hockey club coach Jos Openda has warned his charges against complacency as they bid to win an unprecedented ninth Africa Cup of Club Championship crown.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Why Quake Relief Cash Wasn’t Given to Survivors – Magufuli

[Citizen] Bukoba -President John Magufuli yesterday defended the government’s decision not to give to earthquake survivors the money donated by well-wishers, stating that the cash was too little to satisfy the needs of all the affected. Addressing a pu…

[Citizen] Bukoba -President John Magufuli yesterday defended the government's decision not to give to earthquake survivors the money donated by well-wishers, stating that the cash was too little to satisfy the needs of all the affected. Addressing a public rally in Bukoba yesterday, President Magufuli said the government's decision to use the money on repairing and rebuilding infrastructure affected by last year's earthquake was the right one. "The destroyed infrastructure was of necessity to many people and it made sense t

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

CBK Cancels 364-Day Paper Auction as Investors Stay Off the Market

[Nation] The government was able to raise only Sh2.2 billion out of the targeted Sh16 billion in primary Treasury bill auctions last week as investors kept off the market following the Christmas break.

[Nation] The government was able to raise only Sh2.2 billion out of the targeted Sh16 billion in primary Treasury bill auctions last week as investors kept off the market following the Christmas break.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Governors Set to Lose Control of Sh13 Billion Health Grants

[Nation] Governors are set to lose control of Sh13 billion health grants from the Treasury after Parliament approved their transfer to the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) and a yet to be established health fund.

[Nation] Governors are set to lose control of Sh13 billion health grants from the Treasury after Parliament approved their transfer to the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) and a yet to be established health fund.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Activists to Challenge Ruling On Cybercrime Law

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Rights activists yesterday said they would challenge in the Court of Appeal a High Court ruling on the petition that sought to declare the Cybercrimes Act unconstitutional.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Rights activists yesterday said they would challenge in the Court of Appeal a High Court ruling on the petition that sought to declare the Cybercrimes Act unconstitutional.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania