Democracy, Discipline and Decorum in Parliament

[Citizen] Some few years back a lecturer colleague at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (Muhas) became an elected MP. During one of our casual talks he told me that I had to address him as Mheshimiwa as per the law. To date, I stil…

[Citizen] Some few years back a lecturer colleague at the Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences (Muhas) became an elected MP. During one of our casual talks he told me that I had to address him as Mheshimiwa as per the law. To date, I still do not understand this concept because I feel to be addressed as Mheshimiwa one has to earn the respect and not be dictated by the law.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

How to Mitigate Effects of Oil, Gas Extraction

[Daily News] The huge potential of the estimated 57.25 Tcf of natural gas reserve has begun to create a major concern among stakeholders over the possible adverse environmental and social effects created by extraction of the resource as experienced in …

[Daily News] The huge potential of the estimated 57.25 Tcf of natural gas reserve has begun to create a major concern among stakeholders over the possible adverse environmental and social effects created by extraction of the resource as experienced in other parts of Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Hundreds Grace Kabaka’s Birthday

[Observer] Hundreds of Buganda loyalists today thronged Lubiri high school in Wakiso district to commemorate the Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi’s 62nd birthday.

[Observer] Hundreds of Buganda loyalists today thronged Lubiri high school in Wakiso district to commemorate the Kabaka of Buganda Ronald Muwenda Mutebi's 62nd birthday.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Four Universities At Risk of Losing LLB Qualification Accreditation

[News24Wire] Four universities are at risk of losing their accreditation for the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) qualification if the quality of their programmes does not improve, the Council on Higher Education (CHE) said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Four universities are at risk of losing their accreditation for the Bachelor of Laws (LLB) qualification if the quality of their programmes does not improve, the Council on Higher Education (CHE) said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Attempted Murder Case Opened After Man Survives Fall Off KZN Bridge

[News24Wire] The 33-year-old man who survived falling off a 25m-high bridge in the Paradise Valley Nature Reserve in Pinetown on Thursday morning is in critical condition in hospital.

[News24Wire] The 33-year-old man who survived falling off a 25m-high bridge in the Paradise Valley Nature Reserve in Pinetown on Thursday morning is in critical condition in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Meningitis – Death Toll Hits 346 As 3,145 Get Infected in Zamfara

[Daily Trust] Gusau -About 346 people have died and 3,145 infected since the outbreak of meningitis in Zamfara State, Secretary to the State Government, Professor Abdullahi Muhammad Shinkafi has revealed.

[Daily Trust] Gusau -About 346 people have died and 3,145 infected since the outbreak of meningitis in Zamfara State, Secretary to the State Government, Professor Abdullahi Muhammad Shinkafi has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Embattled Kabafunzaki Axed

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has ordered embattled state minister for labour, Herbert Kabafunzaki, to step aside pending trial on corruption-related charges just hours after resuming his ministerial duties.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has ordered embattled state minister for labour, Herbert Kabafunzaki, to step aside pending trial on corruption-related charges just hours after resuming his ministerial duties.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda