I Spent N54.762 Billion On Roads in Ondo in 8 Years – Mimiko

[Premium Times] The outgoing Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, has said his administration spent a total of N54.76 billion on road construction in the eight years of his administration.

[Premium Times] The outgoing Governor of Ondo State, Olusegun Mimiko, has said his administration spent a total of N54.76 billion on road construction in the eight years of his administration.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Governor Cheboi Calls for Lasting Peace Among Pokot and Marakwet Living in Kerio Valley

[Nation] Baringo County Governor Benjamin Cheboi has called on warring Pokot and Marakwet communities living along the insecurity-prone area of Kerio Valley to co-exist peacefully, especially during the Christmas festive season.

[Nation] Baringo County Governor Benjamin Cheboi has called on warring Pokot and Marakwet communities living along the insecurity-prone area of Kerio Valley to co-exist peacefully, especially during the Christmas festive season.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Zanzibar Polls Crisis Unfolds in 2016

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Around mid-day Wednesday, October 28, 2015 the Zanzibar Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairman, Mr Jecha Salim Jecha, appeared in front of live cameras, with one unprecedented piece of information: the results of Zanzibar presiden…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Around mid-day Wednesday, October 28, 2015 the Zanzibar Electoral Commission (ZEC) chairman, Mr Jecha Salim Jecha, appeared in front of live cameras, with one unprecedented piece of information: the results of Zanzibar presidential and House of Reps elections, which were conducted three days earlier as part of the Tanzania General Election have been annulled.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

High Demand Threatens Frankincense Trade in Somaliland

[VOA] The ancient trade in frankincense starts here in the remote hills of Somaliland. Frankincense, the dried sap of the frankincense tree, has been a valued commodity for millennia. Egyptian pharaohs traded for the gum, and Christians know frankincen…

[VOA] The ancient trade in frankincense starts here in the remote hills of Somaliland. Frankincense, the dried sap of the frankincense tree, has been a valued commodity for millennia. Egyptian pharaohs traded for the gum, and Christians know frankincense as one of the gifts the three wise men brought to the baby Jesus, according to the New Testament.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Opposition Legislator Questioned Over Torture Chamber Claim

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Singida East MP and Chadema legal affairs director Tundu Lissu was yesterday summoned to the police for interrogation over his recent remarks he made during a press conference on the disappearance of Chadema national chairman a…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Singida East MP and Chadema legal affairs director Tundu Lissu was yesterday summoned to the police for interrogation over his recent remarks he made during a press conference on the disappearance of Chadema national chairman aide Ben Saanane.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania