Youths See Greener Pastures in Hotel Industry

[Daily News] Serengeti -Kamanda Matera, a first year student at Singita Serengeti School of Cooking is aspiring to become the best chef in the country and says will do whatever it takes to realise his dream.

[Daily News] Serengeti -Kamanda Matera, a first year student at Singita Serengeti School of Cooking is aspiring to become the best chef in the country and says will do whatever it takes to realise his dream.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Sirleaf Arrives in Abuja Ahead of Ecowas Summit

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in Abuja, Nigeria to attend the 50th Session of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of State Summit.

[Liberia Govt] President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has arrived in Abuja, Nigeria to attend the 50th Session of Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) Heads of State Summit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What You Need to Know – Mugabe’s ‘U.S.$4 Million’ Party Conference

[News24Wire] More than 7 000 fractious delegates, a president near the end of his career in a cash-strapped southern African country, one rain-soaked city and there you have it: Zanu-PF’s ruling party conference, which kicks off on Friday in Zimbabwe’s…

[News24Wire] More than 7 000 fractious delegates, a president near the end of his career in a cash-strapped southern African country, one rain-soaked city and there you have it: Zanu-PF's ruling party conference, which kicks off on Friday in Zimbabwe's central city of Masvingo.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

AACP Rescues 122 Girls From Early Marriages in Region

[Daily News] Shinyanga -Agape AIDS Control Programme (AACP) in collaboration with Msichana Initiative (MI) have rescued 122 girls who were expected to be wedded in Shinyanga Region despite being considered as children.

[Daily News] Shinyanga -Agape AIDS Control Programme (AACP) in collaboration with Msichana Initiative (MI) have rescued 122 girls who were expected to be wedded in Shinyanga Region despite being considered as children.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Wasafi Artistes for Festive Season

[Daily News] In efforts to entertain its Dar es Salaam residents during the festive season, Vodacom Tanzania has organised two connects that will put on stage all Bongo Flava artistes working under Wasafi Classic label.

[Daily News] In efforts to entertain its Dar es Salaam residents during the festive season, Vodacom Tanzania has organised two connects that will put on stage all Bongo Flava artistes working under Wasafi Classic label.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Let’s Nurture, Promote the Raw Talent We Have

[Citizen] Yesterday, this newspaper published an eye-catching photograph taken in Arusha. The page 5 photograph showed a 10-year-old boy who lives at the Samaritan Orphanage, inside a toy helicopter he constructed from discarded materials.

[Citizen] Yesterday, this newspaper published an eye-catching photograph taken in Arusha. The page 5 photograph showed a 10-year-old boy who lives at the Samaritan Orphanage, inside a toy helicopter he constructed from discarded materials.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Barclays Opens New Window for Fintech Start-Ups

[Daily News] Barclays Bank has opened a new window for helping startups in financial services industry accelerate their growth through working with financial technology experts in South Africa next year.

[Daily News] Barclays Bank has opened a new window for helping startups in financial services industry accelerate their growth through working with financial technology experts in South Africa next year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania Agriculture Gets Sh200 Billion Boost

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a loan of $93.51 million (over Sh200 billion) for on-lending to the Tanzania Agricultural Development Bank (TADB).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund (ADF) has approved a loan of $93.51 million (over Sh200 billion) for on-lending to the Tanzania Agricultural Development Bank (TADB).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cigarette Smuggling Costs Zim Millions

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE could be losing millions of dollars in unpaid taxes due to rampant smuggling of cigarettes into South Africa, investigations by this paper have revealed.Between 2014 and 2015, local customs officials seized nearly 2 500 cartons wo…

[The Herald] ZIMBABWE could be losing millions of dollars in unpaid taxes due to rampant smuggling of cigarettes into South Africa, investigations by this paper have revealed.Between 2014 and 2015, local customs officials seized nearly 2 500 cartons worth around $500 000 in taxes, according to the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

City Bosses Under Fire Over Hefty Salaries

[The Herald] Workers Unions and residents have condemned the decision by Harare City Council senior managers to demand reinstatement of their mega salaries and benefits saying that the managers have misplaced sense of entitlement driven by greed. The m…

[The Herald] Workers Unions and residents have condemned the decision by Harare City Council senior managers to demand reinstatement of their mega salaries and benefits saying that the managers have misplaced sense of entitlement driven by greed. The managers who are understood to be in grade four, argue that the local authority unilaterally reduced their perks with effect from August 15 last year.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe