More Mines Opt for Railway Transport

[Times of Zambia] More mining investors and other business houses are now seemingly opting to transport their consignments on railway as opposed to the use of the road.

[Times of Zambia] More mining investors and other business houses are now seemingly opting to transport their consignments on railway as opposed to the use of the road.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mining Fraud – the Answer Lies in a New Constitution

[Citizen] Two reports by presidential select committees have now been released, and, to put it mildly, the findings are unsettling. The first was presented to President John Magufuli by Prof Abdulkarim Mruma, who is a professor of geology at the Univer…

[Citizen] Two reports by presidential select committees have now been released, and, to put it mildly, the findings are unsettling. The first was presented to President John Magufuli by Prof Abdulkarim Mruma, who is a professor of geology at the University of Dar es Salaam and head of the Dodoma-based Geological Survey of Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cattle Herdsman Stabs Man 20 Times, Gets 25 Years in Jail

[Namibian] A cattle herdsman who killed a young man during a fight by stabbing him 20 times with a knife was sentenced to 25 years’ imprisonment at the end of his trial in the Oshakati High Court on Friday last week.

[Namibian] A cattle herdsman who killed a young man during a fight by stabbing him 20 times with a knife was sentenced to 25 years' imprisonment at the end of his trial in the Oshakati High Court on Friday last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Govt Criticized for Failing to Collect Statistics On Disabled

[Citizen] Dodoma -Tanzania Albinism Society (TAS) on Tuesday raised their concern on the government failure to collect statistics on the livelihood of people with disability in the country.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Tanzania Albinism Society (TAS) on Tuesday raised their concern on the government failure to collect statistics on the livelihood of people with disability in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

MP Chituwo Arrested in Corruption Probe

[Times of Zambia] The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested former Mumbwa Central member of Parliament (MP) Brian Chituwo for corrupt practices involving failure to declare interest.

[Times of Zambia] The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested former Mumbwa Central member of Parliament (MP) Brian Chituwo for corrupt practices involving failure to declare interest.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Resettled Farmers Get Option to Buy

[Namibian] Resettlement beneficiaries will be given the option to buy their farms at the end of a probation period of three years or after a 10-year lease, or vacate the land, according to the Revised National Resettlement Policy.

[Namibian] Resettlement beneficiaries will be given the option to buy their farms at the end of a probation period of three years or after a 10-year lease, or vacate the land, according to the Revised National Resettlement Policy.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Yanga’s ‘Scara’ Feels Zimbabwe Love After Feat

[Daily News] Young Africans midfielder Thabani “Scara” Kamusoko who has been recalled to the Zimbabwe national team says he is feeling the love from the fans and wants Coach Norman Mapeza to be given an extended stay.

[Daily News] Young Africans midfielder Thabani "Scara" Kamusoko who has been recalled to the Zimbabwe national team says he is feeling the love from the fans and wants Coach Norman Mapeza to be given an extended stay.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NPAN Condemns Invasion of the Sun, Seeks Justice

[Guardian] Lagos -The Newspaper Proprietors’ Association of Nigeria (NPAN) has condemned the action of operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), saying it is violation of press freedom.

[Guardian] Lagos -The Newspaper Proprietors' Association of Nigeria (NPAN) has condemned the action of operatives of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), saying it is violation of press freedom.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria