IPTL Suspends Director for Insulting Magufuli

[Daily News] THE Independent Power Tanzania Limited (IPTL) has, with immediate effect, suspended its Director of Operations, Malaysian Parthiban Chandrasakaran, for allegedly discriminating employees and insulting President John Magufuli, among other c…

[Daily News] THE Independent Power Tanzania Limited (IPTL) has, with immediate effect, suspended its Director of Operations, Malaysian Parthiban Chandrasakaran, for allegedly discriminating employees and insulting President John Magufuli, among other claims.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NEC’s Fuel Price Hike Quest – an Unrealistic Solution?

[Leadership] The National Economic Council (NEC), last week suggested another fuel price hike as the solution to the current crisis in the downstream sector of the economy. This is coming barely two years after the last hike. FESTUS OKOROMADU, writes o…

[Leadership] The National Economic Council (NEC), last week suggested another fuel price hike as the solution to the current crisis in the downstream sector of the economy. This is coming barely two years after the last hike. FESTUS OKOROMADU, writes on the futility of the decision.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Ministry of Health Launches Safe Birth Initiative in Kigoma Region

[Daily News] AN initiative advocating for safe delivery was launched in Kigoma region yesterday, where it was discovered that only 47 per cent of women give birth in health facilities.

[Daily News] AN initiative advocating for safe delivery was launched in Kigoma region yesterday, where it was discovered that only 47 per cent of women give birth in health facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

U.S.$239 Million Up for Grabs to 56 Telecoms Customers

[Namibia Economist] Mobile Telecommunications Service provider, MTC this week launched a new campaign, which will see 56 subscribers take home a bounty of N$50,000 as part of its latest campaign “50K a day SMS and win competition”.

[Namibia Economist] Mobile Telecommunications Service provider, MTC this week launched a new campaign, which will see 56 subscribers take home a bounty of N$50,000 as part of its latest campaign "50K a day SMS and win competition".

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ramaphosa Charms At Presidential Golf Day

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa charmed guests at his first Presidential Golf Day on Thursday, posing for selfies and drawing laughter from members of the media as he feigned deafness in response to a question about a Cabinet reshuffle.

[News24Wire] President Cyril Ramaphosa charmed guests at his first Presidential Golf Day on Thursday, posing for selfies and drawing laughter from members of the media as he feigned deafness in response to a question about a Cabinet reshuffle.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Harare Partners Oxfam to Refurbish Matapi Flats

[263Chat] City Of Harare has moved in to address health hazards affecting residence at Matapi Flats in Mbare after partnering Oxfam Zimbabwe in refurbishing the beyond human habitation flats.

[263Chat] City Of Harare has moved in to address health hazards affecting residence at Matapi Flats in Mbare after partnering Oxfam Zimbabwe in refurbishing the beyond human habitation flats.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Chaos in Parliament Over Muluzi’s ’12 Years Torture’

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Parliament on Thursday descended into confusion as United Democratic Front (UDF) legislators took turns to stand on a point of order to discuss what they called “12 years torture” of former President Bakili Muluzi, saying his corru…

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Parliament on Thursday descended into confusion as United Democratic Front (UDF) legislators took turns to stand on a point of order to discuss what they called "12 years torture" of former President Bakili Muluzi, saying his corruption case should be get to logical conclusion.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Govt Improves in Global Corruption Ranking

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya’s Corruption Perception Index (CPI) recorded a two-point improvement last year according to the latest report published by Transparency International.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya's Corruption Perception Index (CPI) recorded a two-point improvement last year according to the latest report published by Transparency International.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya