Tanzania, Uganda Pledge to Strengthen Ties

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Prime Minister KassimMajaliwa on Thursday, October 12, said Tanzania will continue to strengthen its economic and diplomatic cooperation with neighbouring Uganda.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Prime Minister KassimMajaliwa on Thursday, October 12, said Tanzania will continue to strengthen its economic and diplomatic cooperation with neighbouring Uganda.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zaffico Exports ‘Stolen’ Timber

Timber trader Kumbukilani Phiri has cried foul over Zaffico’s decision to export a commodity that is still in dispute. Phiri, owner of Owner of Green Lake Zambia Limited & Legacy Sawmills Limited, argues that Zaffico should not be exporting the … Continued

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Timber trader Kumbukilani Phiri has cried foul over Zaffico’s decision to export a commodity that is still in dispute. Phiri, owner of Owner of Green Lake Zambia Limited & Legacy Sawmills Limited, argues that Zaffico should not be exporting the timber that is in dispute. “Despite the spirited fight we put up and my appeal to the President through the open letter, our timber has been taken by ZAFFICO to be sold and exported to their clients,” he writes. See the full article in the screenshot The post Zaffico Exports ‘Stolen’ Timber appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Jubilee MPs Write to Foreign Envoys Over Nasa

[Nation] A section of Jubilee MPs have asked the international community not to support interventions to end the current political impasse outside the limits set by the Constitution.

[Nation] A section of Jubilee MPs have asked the international community not to support interventions to end the current political impasse outside the limits set by the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Chingola Man Arrested For Defaming Pres. Lungu

A 49-year-old of Chingola on the Copperbelt Province has been arrested for allegedly defaming President Edgar Lungu. Copperbelt Commissioner of Police Charity Katanga has indentified the suspected as Alex Mwale who was picked up by police in connection with a … Continued

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A 49-year-old of Chingola on the Copperbelt Province has been arrested for allegedly defaming President Edgar Lungu. Copperbelt Commissioner of Police Charity Katanga has indentified the suspected as Alex Mwale who was picked up by police in connection with a video which went viral on social media last week in which he stood in front of one of the recently procured fire tenders and allegedly called the President Edgar Lungu a criminal. Katanga said the suspect who appeared in the video has been arrested for the offence of defamation of the President and has since been remanded in police custody awaiting court trail. “We picked him up for the subject offense of defamation of the President and he is in custody, He will appear in court soon,” She confirmed Katanga said the suspect was captured on a video clip defaming the President by calling him a criminal and a thief. In the video that went viral last week, Mwale charged that the fire tenders were not worth one million dollars. The post Chingola Man Arrested For Defaming Pres. Lungu appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Obiri Targets World Record After Splendid 2017

[Capital FM] Nairobi -World 5000m champion Hellen Obiri has hinted she will make an attempt of breaking Tirunesh Dibaba’s nine-year 14:11.15 record for the 12-and-a-half lap race in the course of the Diamond League in 2018 after enjoying a stellar seas…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -World 5000m champion Hellen Obiri has hinted she will make an attempt of breaking Tirunesh Dibaba's nine-year 14:11.15 record for the 12-and-a-half lap race in the course of the Diamond League in 2018 after enjoying a stellar season this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Claudio Berardelli Cleared By Court

[Nation] Athletics coach Claudio Berardelli has been cleared over charges of administering a banned performance-enhancing drug to former Boston and Chicago marathon champion Rita Jeptoo.

[Nation] Athletics coach Claudio Berardelli has been cleared over charges of administering a banned performance-enhancing drug to former Boston and Chicago marathon champion Rita Jeptoo.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya