Be Calm, Envoy Counsels Detained Tanzanians

[Daily News] Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Co-operation, Ambassador Ramadhan Mwinyi, has asked the eight Tanzanians remanded at Mzuzu Prison in Malawi for criminal trespass at a uranium mine, to remain c…

[Daily News] Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Co-operation, Ambassador Ramadhan Mwinyi, has asked the eight Tanzanians remanded at Mzuzu Prison in Malawi for criminal trespass at a uranium mine, to remain calm as the government works to resolve the matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fresh Hope for Zimbabweans With Special Permits in South Africa

[VOA] South Africa’s Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba tells Studio 7 in an exclusive interview that his government is considering various options for close to 200,000 Zimbabweans, whose special permits are set to expire on December 31, 2017.

[VOA] South Africa's Minister of Home Affairs Malusi Gigaba tells Studio 7 in an exclusive interview that his government is considering various options for close to 200,000 Zimbabweans, whose special permits are set to expire on December 31, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mixed Feelings As Flour Mills Declares 9 Months Results

[Vanguard] Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc, FMN, has just conveyed mixed signals to the investors in its last nine-months – the third quarter 2016/17, (Q3’16/17) financial results as at December 31, 2016.

[Vanguard] Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc, FMN, has just conveyed mixed signals to the investors in its last nine-months - the third quarter 2016/17, (Q3'16/17) financial results as at December 31, 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2019 – Obasanjo’s Call for Igbo Presidency, Insincere, Divisive – Obong Attah

[Vanguard] Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and one of the leaders of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Obong Victor Attah, in this interview speaks on the state of the nation and urged the Federal Government not to sit on the 16-point demand of the…

[Vanguard] Former Governor of Akwa Ibom State and one of the leaders of the Pan Niger Delta Forum, PANDEF, Obong Victor Attah, in this interview speaks on the state of the nation and urged the Federal Government not to sit on the 16-point demand of the Niger Delta. He also chided ex-President Olusegun Obasanjo for calling for Igbo presidency in 2019. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ruling Party Plans Greater Innovation

[Daily News] Dodoma -Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) celebrated its 40th anniversary since its establishment in Dodoma yesterday, committing to bank its efforts on innovation, democracy as well as getting the party back to the people.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) celebrated its 40th anniversary since its establishment in Dodoma yesterday, committing to bank its efforts on innovation, democracy as well as getting the party back to the people.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

TRA Officer, Three Others Risk Jail Term Over Contempt of Court

[Daily News] The High Court’s Land Division has summoned an officer with the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), Mr Harrison Bimbiga and three others to show cause why they should not be condemned to prison as civil prisoners for contempt of court.

[Daily News] The High Court's Land Division has summoned an officer with the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), Mr Harrison Bimbiga and three others to show cause why they should not be condemned to prison as civil prisoners for contempt of court.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Australia Seeks Stronger Ties With Nigeria

[Daily Trust] The Government of Australia has expressed readiness to deepen bilateral trade relations with Nigeria, the country’s High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Lehmann, has said.

[Daily Trust] The Government of Australia has expressed readiness to deepen bilateral trade relations with Nigeria, the country's High Commissioner to Nigeria, Mr Paul Lehmann, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cape Town Man in Dock for Murder of Mother, Twin Sister

[News24Wire] A man accused of stabbing his sleeping mother and twin sister to death in front of a 5-year-old relative is expected to appear in the Strand Magistrate’s Court on Monday.

[News24Wire] A man accused of stabbing his sleeping mother and twin sister to death in front of a 5-year-old relative is expected to appear in the Strand Magistrate's Court on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa