Tanroads in Kigoma Decries Bribe-Taking Among Workers

[Citizen] Kigoma -Some 71 officials of the Tanzania National Roads Agency (Tanroads) have been suspended over an alleged corruption scandal at the weighbridge unit in Kigoma.

[Citizen] Kigoma -Some 71 officials of the Tanzania National Roads Agency (Tanroads) have been suspended over an alleged corruption scandal at the weighbridge unit in Kigoma.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Road Accidents Decline By 48% – Police

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Road accidents have declined by 48 per cent in the third-quarter of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016, the head of police traffic department Fortunatus Musilimu revealed on Wednesday November 1.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Road accidents have declined by 48 per cent in the third-quarter of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016, the head of police traffic department Fortunatus Musilimu revealed on Wednesday November 1.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zanzibar Anti-Corruption Authority Interrogates 21 Accountants Over Sh1.6bn Loss

[Citizen] Zanzibar -Zanzibar Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Authority (Zaeca) has interrogated 21 accountants from various public institutions for allegedly occasioning a loss of Sh1.6 billion.

[Citizen] Zanzibar -Zanzibar Anti-Corruption and Economic Crimes Authority (Zaeca) has interrogated 21 accountants from various public institutions for allegedly occasioning a loss of Sh1.6 billion.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Kiir and Sudanese Counterpart Confer in Khartoum

[VOA] South Sudan President Salva Kiir flew to Khartoum on Wednesday for a two-day summit with his Sudanese counterpart, Omar al-Bashir, to talk about economic issues in the once-rebel-controlled former Unity State.

[VOA] South Sudan President Salva Kiir flew to Khartoum on Wednesday for a two-day summit with his Sudanese counterpart, Omar al-Bashir, to talk about economic issues in the once-rebel-controlled former Unity State.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Speaker’s Office Responds to MP Nyalandu’s Resignation

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The office of the Speaker of Parliament maintains that it hasn’t received a resignation letter from the former Singida-North MP Lazaro Nyalandu on the ticket of the ruling party Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) who has switched allegi…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The office of the Speaker of Parliament maintains that it hasn't received a resignation letter from the former Singida-North MP Lazaro Nyalandu on the ticket of the ruling party Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) who has switched allegiance to the main opposition party Chadema on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ethiopian Troops Enter Somalia, Back Offensive Against Al-Shabaab

[VOA] Hundreds of heavily-armed Ethiopian troops have crossed into Somalia, reportedly to assist a Somali government offensive against al-Shabab militants. Residents in the border town of Dolow, in Somalia’s Gedo region, say they saw at least 30 vehicl…

[VOA] Hundreds of heavily-armed Ethiopian troops have crossed into Somalia, reportedly to assist a Somali government offensive against al-Shabab militants. Residents in the border town of Dolow, in Somalia's Gedo region, say they saw at least 30 vehicles carrying Ethiopian troops crossing into Somalia late Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

President Faure Participated in the First Day of the Africa Global Business Forum 2017

[Government of Seychelles] President Faure was received by Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai. President mentioned that “out of the 35,000 trips that our citizens made in the first nin…

[Government of Seychelles] President Faure was received by Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and ruler of Dubai. President mentioned that "out of the 35,000 trips that our citizens made in the first nine months of this year, one third visited Dubai. I wanted to thank him for the hospitality the UAE has afforded to our citizens. Furthermore, the UAE has now become our third biggest tourism market." This highlights the UAE's evolving role in our economy, our trade, and in our investmen

source: AllAfrica News: Seychelles

Government Denies Renamo Claims On Corruption

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Wednesday denied claims by the main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo, that corruption is only fought in speeches and never through actions, and that the only people whom the government pursues are “…

[AIM] Maputo -The Mozambican government on Wednesday denied claims by the main opposition party, the rebel movement Renamo, that corruption is only fought in speeches and never through actions, and that the only people whom the government pursues are "small fry", and never those involved in large scale corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique