‘Fake News’, Cyber Bullying Key Focus at Editors’ Forum Meeting

[SANEF] KwaZulu-Natal Judge President Achmat Jappie told the annual general meeting (AGM) of the South African National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) on Saturday that it was the responsibility of the media and the judiciary to safeguard South Africa’s open de…

[SANEF] KwaZulu-Natal Judge President Achmat Jappie told the annual general meeting (AGM) of the South African National Editors' Forum (Sanef) on Saturday that it was the responsibility of the media and the judiciary to safeguard South Africa's open democracy.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Shape Up or Ship Out, Unqualified Scribes Warned

[Daily News] It is not a joke anymore that untrained journalists risk losing their jobs should they fail to acquire minimum requisite professional qualifications, when the set deadline falls.

[Daily News] It is not a joke anymore that untrained journalists risk losing their jobs should they fail to acquire minimum requisite professional qualifications, when the set deadline falls.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

IEBC Conference Offers a Chance to Tackle Election Fears

[Nation] As the campaigns for the next elections get under way, a three-day National Elections Conference opens on Monday in Nairobi and will attract participation from all around the country.

[Nation] As the campaigns for the next elections get under way, a three-day National Elections Conference opens on Monday in Nairobi and will attract participation from all around the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Bans Pig Importation, to Curb Swine Disease

[Daily News] The government has banned, for one year, importation of live swine and its products following an outbreak of Africa Swine Fever (ASF) which has hit some regions in the country.

[Daily News] The government has banned, for one year, importation of live swine and its products following an outbreak of Africa Swine Fever (ASF) which has hit some regions in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Dar es Salaam Port Savours Double Delight

[Daily News] With the transport sector still savouring the expected benefits of the announced scrapping of VAT on transit cargo, a move that is likely to increase volume of consignments at the Dar es Salaam Port, the harbour has received yet another sh…

[Daily News] With the transport sector still savouring the expected benefits of the announced scrapping of VAT on transit cargo, a move that is likely to increase volume of consignments at the Dar es Salaam Port, the harbour has received yet another shot in the arm.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Stiffer Penalties Await Unethical Pharmacists

[Daily News] The Pharmacy Council is currently putting measures in place to tighten some provi-sions of the law to allow stiffer penalties to unscru-pulous non-professionals who do not qualify to sell drugs.

[Daily News] The Pharmacy Council is currently putting measures in place to tighten some provi-sions of the law to allow stiffer penalties to unscru-pulous non-professionals who do not qualify to sell drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania