Relief for Journalists as Court Throws Out Criminal Libel Law

[East African] A Kenyan court on Monday declared unconstitutional a section of the Penal Code that criminalised some aspects of libel and defamation, terming it an affront to freedom of expression as guaranteed by the Constitution.

[East African] A Kenyan court on Monday declared unconstitutional a section of the Penal Code that criminalised some aspects of libel and defamation, terming it an affront to freedom of expression as guaranteed by the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Kibosho Lacks Tap Water for Over 8 Years Running

[Citizen] Moshi -Diminishing water supply from springs on Mount Kilimanjaro has forced residents of Kibosho Kati Ward to draw water from Matonoi forests which are located about three kilometres away.

[Citizen] Moshi -Diminishing water supply from springs on Mount Kilimanjaro has forced residents of Kibosho Kati Ward to draw water from Matonoi forests which are located about three kilometres away.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzanians Detained Over Spying in Malawi Consoled

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East Africa Corporation, Mr Ramadhani Mwinyi, has visited eight Tanzanians held in Malawi for entering a uranium mining site without permission.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East Africa Corporation, Mr Ramadhani Mwinyi, has visited eight Tanzanians held in Malawi for entering a uranium mining site without permission.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Radical, Not Cosmetic Reforms Needed in Education

[Citizen] Dr Matiang’i’s name became a Twitter trend back in December 2016, where some people compared him to President Magufuli because of his approach. Others made calls for him to run for the top office in this year’s polls.

[Citizen] Dr Matiang'i's name became a Twitter trend back in December 2016, where some people compared him to President Magufuli because of his approach. Others made calls for him to run for the top office in this year's polls.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Foreign Minister – Diplomatic Efforts Resulted in Revocation of Sanctions, Sudan Winning Leading Regional Posts

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Monday said efforts exerted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs have resulted in the revocation of economic and trade sanctions and the country winning leading positions in …

[SNA] Khartoum -The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Professor Ibrahim Ghandour, on Monday said efforts exerted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs have resulted in the revocation of economic and trade sanctions and the country winning leading positions in regional organizations including the Arab League as well as the African Union.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan