Parliament Stronger After 2016 Tests Says Mbete

[News24Wire] South Africa’s Parliament faced its greatest tests in 2016 but came out stronger and more resilient, Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete said in her New Year’s message received on Monday.

[News24Wire] South Africa's Parliament faced its greatest tests in 2016 but came out stronger and more resilient, Speaker of Parliament Baleka Mbete said in her New Year's message received on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Robbers Pounce Chinese, Leave With 25 Million/ – At Gunpoint in Dar

[Daily News] About three daring suspected armed robbers dramatically pounced on a Chinese national at gunpoint at a busy Tazara intersection in Temeke Municipality and made away with his 25m/- yesterday morning.

[Daily News] About three daring suspected armed robbers dramatically pounced on a Chinese national at gunpoint at a busy Tazara intersection in Temeke Municipality and made away with his 25m/- yesterday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Reliable, Affordable Power Vital for Industrial Drive

[Daily News] Reliable supply and affordable electricity is the key in the establishment and revival of industries in the country. Since it came to power, the Fifth Phase Government has been encouraging both local and foreign investors to set up industr…

[Daily News] Reliable supply and affordable electricity is the key in the establishment and revival of industries in the country. Since it came to power, the Fifth Phase Government has been encouraging both local and foreign investors to set up industries in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

The Ben Rocks Kigali in Historic Homecoming

[New Times] The RnB singer took to the stage at exactly 9:20pm, after he was introduced by Tom Close, a fellow singer and personal friend. Tom Close took time off to talk about the music journey of The Ben, how they started out, and what made him who h…

[New Times] The RnB singer took to the stage at exactly 9:20pm, after he was introduced by Tom Close, a fellow singer and personal friend. Tom Close took time off to talk about the music journey of The Ben, how they started out, and what made him who he is right now.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Don’t Cut Trees, Ruangwa Residents Told

[Daily News] The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has instructed Ruangwa residents to instantly desist from cutting down trees — a move that will help conserve wetlands the area is endowed with.

[Daily News] The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa, has instructed Ruangwa residents to instantly desist from cutting down trees -- a move that will help conserve wetlands the area is endowed with.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

BIPA Farm Row – AAG Confronts Mombeshora

[New Zimbabwe] The row over the Triangle ranch previously owned by Tongaat Hulett has taken a new twist with the Affirmative Action Group (AAG) wading in telling government to stop evicting new farmers because doing so was against the indigenisation an…

[New Zimbabwe] The row over the Triangle ranch previously owned by Tongaat Hulett has taken a new twist with the Affirmative Action Group (AAG) wading in telling government to stop evicting new farmers because doing so was against the indigenisation and empowerment polices.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Banana, Beef Prices Up in Kigali

[New Times] If bananas are your favourite dish, you will have to pay Rwf50 more for a kilogramme of banana fingers after the price shot to Rwf350 in Kigali markets, up from Rwf300 last week, a mini-survey by Bussiness Times indicates. Drocella Uwajenez…

[New Times] If bananas are your favourite dish, you will have to pay Rwf50 more for a kilogramme of banana fingers after the price shot to Rwf350 in Kigali markets, up from Rwf300 last week, a mini-survey by Bussiness Times indicates. Drocella Uwajeneza, a trader, attributed the increase to scarcity of bananas occasioned by a "bad season".

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Woman Killed in Cold Blood

[New Times] Police in Bugesera District are investigating circumstances under which a middle-aged woman was killed after she was discovered dead on Monday.

[New Times] Police in Bugesera District are investigating circumstances under which a middle-aged woman was killed after she was discovered dead on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda