Atrocities Continue Despite President’s Call for Dialogue

[VOA] South Sudanese fleeing the country’s 3-year conflict say armed men are committing brutal atrocities and abuses against civilians. The refugees said extrajudicial killings also were common in areas they fled.

[VOA] South Sudanese fleeing the country's 3-year conflict say armed men are committing brutal atrocities and abuses against civilians. The refugees said extrajudicial killings also were common in areas they fled.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Tanzania, Malawi Dismiss Songwe River Public-Private Partnerships Deals

[Citizen] Mbeya -The Tanzanian and Malawian governments said, they would use engineering-procurement construction (EPC) instead of the private-public partnership (PPP) in implementing various projects in the River Songwe Basin development programme.

[Citizen] Mbeya -The Tanzanian and Malawian governments said, they would use engineering-procurement construction (EPC) instead of the private-public partnership (PPP) in implementing various projects in the River Songwe Basin development programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘White Monopoly Capital’ Behind Ex-Finance Minister’s Dismissal?

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday for the first time gave his side of the story about events surrounding his firing of finance minister Nhlanhla Nene saying “white monopoly capital and their stooges” forced him to reverse his decision to f…

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma on Wednesday for the first time gave his side of the story about events surrounding his firing of finance minister Nhlanhla Nene saying "white monopoly capital and their stooges" forced him to reverse his decision to fire Nene.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Gypsum Available in Abundance

[Daily News] Lindi -Minister for Energy and Minerals, Prof Sospeter Muhongo, has ordered the commissioner of minerals, gypsum miners and owners of industries to resolve their differences and make sure they agree on payment and prices so as to boost the…

[Daily News] Lindi -Minister for Energy and Minerals, Prof Sospeter Muhongo, has ordered the commissioner of minerals, gypsum miners and owners of industries to resolve their differences and make sure they agree on payment and prices so as to boost the gypsum mining business in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Opposition Hopeful Deal Can Be Reached Soon

[VOA] The Democratic Republic of the Congo’s opposition Rassemblement is hopeful that talks with the government in Kinshasa will end Friday, paving the way for a smooth transition and possible elections early next year.

[VOA] The Democratic Republic of the Congo's opposition Rassemblement is hopeful that talks with the government in Kinshasa will end Friday, paving the way for a smooth transition and possible elections early next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

U.S.$61.2 Billion Earned From 1.28 Billion Barrels of Oil in 21 Months

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has put Nigeria’s aggregate crude oil production and earnings within the last 21 months when the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) began to publish its mon…

[This Day] Abuja -The Nigeria Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (NEITI) has put Nigeria's aggregate crude oil production and earnings within the last 21 months when the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC) began to publish its monthly production and financial records, at 1.28 billion barrels and $61.17 billion, respectively.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

More Unfold On Moshi’s Burnt, Dumped Body

[Daily News] Moshi -The body that was found in a sack at Moshi District’s Ongama village has been identified as Steven Kimario who was allegedly killed by his sister and brother-in-law in a foiled rape attempt.

[Daily News] Moshi -The body that was found in a sack at Moshi District's Ongama village has been identified as Steven Kimario who was allegedly killed by his sister and brother-in-law in a foiled rape attempt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania, United Arabs Emirate Sign Tourism Pact

[Daily News] The governments of Tanzania and the United Arabs Emirates (UAE) have signed a bilateral Air Service Agreements (BASA) and a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for co-operation in tourism.

[Daily News] The governments of Tanzania and the United Arabs Emirates (UAE) have signed a bilateral Air Service Agreements (BASA) and a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for co-operation in tourism.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania