Turnaround in Tanzania’s Mining Sector Is Possible

[Citizen] The mining sector in Tanzania is experiencing hard times now. The legacy of mining of the past decades has been shown to be very unfavourable to the country’s interests in a recent report of Prof Nehemiah Osoro Committee formed by President J…

[Citizen] The mining sector in Tanzania is experiencing hard times now. The legacy of mining of the past decades has been shown to be very unfavourable to the country's interests in a recent report of Prof Nehemiah Osoro Committee formed by President John Magufuli to investigate the legal and economic impact of mining in relation to the impoundment of the mineral concentrates in containers that were destined for export by Acacia Mining Plc, a subsidiary of Barrick Gold Corporation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Likuena Can Build On Tanzania Showing

[Lesotho Times] LIKUENA put up a spirited performance in their opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match away to Tanzania in Dar es Salaam on Saturday to come away with a valuable point.

[Lesotho Times] LIKUENA put up a spirited performance in their opening 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying match away to Tanzania in Dar es Salaam on Saturday to come away with a valuable point.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

History Beckons in Women Cup Finale

[Monitor] Busia -Having beaten Gafford Ladies, twice in the league this season, Olila High School are favourites to create history as the first ever winners of the Fufa Women Cup that climaxes today at Madibira Grounds, Busia.

[Monitor] Busia -Having beaten Gafford Ladies, twice in the league this season, Olila High School are favourites to create history as the first ever winners of the Fufa Women Cup that climaxes today at Madibira Grounds, Busia.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nyanzi Lawyer Rejects Govt Move to Cancel Her Bail

[Monitor] Kampala -The lawyer of suspended Makerere University Research Fellow, Dr Stella Nyanzi, has protested prosecution’s request to cancel her bail over her Facebook posts.

[Monitor] Kampala -The lawyer of suspended Makerere University Research Fellow, Dr Stella Nyanzi, has protested prosecution's request to cancel her bail over her Facebook posts.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Cote d’Ivoire Players Attend Cheick Tiote’s Funeral in Abidjan

[allAfrica] Former Ivory Coast team-mates of Cheick Tiote – including Kolo Toure, Wilfried Bony and Salomon Kalou – attended his funeral service in Abidjan at the weekend.

[allAfrica] Former Ivory Coast team-mates of Cheick Tiote - including Kolo Toure, Wilfried Bony and Salomon Kalou - attended his funeral service in Abidjan at the weekend.

source: AllAfrica News: Cote d'Ivoire

Is Outgoing Deputy PM Agitating for a Coup?

[Lesotho Times] AS opposed to a rebellion, a coup is never a spontaneous development. It takes time and plotting to put the pieces together. The important thing to note however is that all coups are a result of agitation often outside the barracks. The…

[Lesotho Times] AS opposed to a rebellion, a coup is never a spontaneous development. It takes time and plotting to put the pieces together. The important thing to note however is that all coups are a result of agitation often outside the barracks. The calculations whether the environment exists for a coup; and, the probability of success of staging such a coup are then made by those who have weapons of war. It is under these circumstances that recent statements by the outgoing Deputy Prime Minister, Mothetjoa Metsing, on

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Jubilee Wants Cohesion Commission to Take Action Against Odinga

[Nation] Jubilee Party wants the Nasa presidential flag bearer Raila Odinga to be held to account for alleged inflammatory remarks he made on Thursday during a rally in Kajiado.

[Nation] Jubilee Party wants the Nasa presidential flag bearer Raila Odinga to be held to account for alleged inflammatory remarks he made on Thursday during a rally in Kajiado.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Can Cranes Pull Off an Unlikely Double?

[Monitor] This column also strongly believes that neither the 2018 Fifa World Cup finals nor the 2019 Afcon finals should be prioritised over the other. Momentum built in one qualifying campaign should instead be used to feed into the other.

[Monitor] This column also strongly believes that neither the 2018 Fifa World Cup finals nor the 2019 Afcon finals should be prioritised over the other. Momentum built in one qualifying campaign should instead be used to feed into the other.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

State Has Failed to Provide Me With Security, Says Abduba Dida

[Nation] Presidential candidate Abduba Dida of the Alliance for Real Change has written to the Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery seeking to be provided with security.

[Nation] Presidential candidate Abduba Dida of the Alliance for Real Change has written to the Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery seeking to be provided with security.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya