Region’s Single Visa Dream in Limbo

[Citizen] Nairobi -The National Treasury, citing stringent fiscal rules, has been holding the cash collected on behalf of Uganda and Rwanda since the three states started piloting a common tourist visa in February 2014.

[Citizen] Nairobi -The National Treasury, citing stringent fiscal rules, has been holding the cash collected on behalf of Uganda and Rwanda since the three states started piloting a common tourist visa in February 2014.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

TBS Now Launches Awareness Campaign in Universities

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) intends to impart education on standardisation to students of higher learning institutions as part of community awareness campaigns.

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) intends to impart education on standardisation to students of higher learning institutions as part of community awareness campaigns.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

AfDB Commits U.S.$ 74.9 Million for Tanzania, Mozambique Road Network

[Daily News] African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved 71.8 million US dollars grant and 3.1 million US dollars loan to Mozambique government for the construction of an asphalted 70km road section in Northern Mozambique, to improve connectivit…

[Daily News] African Development Bank Group (AfDB) has approved 71.8 million US dollars grant and 3.1 million US dollars loan to Mozambique government for the construction of an asphalted 70km road section in Northern Mozambique, to improve connectivity with Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Prevent a Possible Genocide in South Sudan

[Daily Maverick] The world stands by as South Sudan teeters on the edge of catastrophe. Today, on the third anniversary of South Sudan’s war, we (THE UNDERSIGNED) urge world leaders to do everything in their power to prevent what could become the 21st …

[Daily Maverick] The world stands by as South Sudan teeters on the edge of catastrophe. Today, on the third anniversary of South Sudan's war, we (THE UNDERSIGNED) urge world leaders to do everything in their power to prevent what could become the 21st century's first major genocide.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

Q and A – Max Price On UCT’s Year of Living On the Edge

[Daily Maverick] ANDREW BROWN is a UCT graduate and a practising advocate. As a parent of two students at the university and a police reservist stationed at Mowbray SAPS, he has had to deal with both sides of the student protest action on the campus. I…

[Daily Maverick] ANDREW BROWN is a UCT graduate and a practising advocate. As a parent of two students at the university and a police reservist stationed at Mowbray SAPS, he has had to deal with both sides of the student protest action on the campus. In light of the pending no-confidence vote proposed by certain members of the Convocation, he requested an opportunity to ask Vice Chancellor Max Price some of the tough questions.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fans Warm Up to Dj Stavo, Jah Prayzah Video

[The Herald] A video featuring Kwekwe-based artiste, DJ Stavo and contemporary musician Jah Prayzah that was released last week has been well-received by fans, who have taken a liking to it.

[The Herald] A video featuring Kwekwe-based artiste, DJ Stavo and contemporary musician Jah Prayzah that was released last week has been well-received by fans, who have taken a liking to it.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

High Court Turns Into Battleground As CUF Supporters Lock Horns

[Daily News] The High Court’s premises in Dar es Salaam yesterday turned into a battlefield between the supporters of the Civic United Front (CUF) the party’s Chairman Prof Ibrahim Lipumba and Secretary General Seif Shariff Hamad respectively, leaving …

[Daily News] The High Court's premises in Dar es Salaam yesterday turned into a battlefield between the supporters of the Civic United Front (CUF) the party's Chairman Prof Ibrahim Lipumba and Secretary General Seif Shariff Hamad respectively, leaving three people injured.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Student Protest Violence and the Body Politic

[Daily Maverick] IN the lull following the violence of student protests and the increased use of private and state security on certain campuses, introspection seems to be the order of the day. Articles in the Daily Maverick by Adam Habib, Jane Duncan a…

[Daily Maverick] IN the lull following the violence of student protests and the increased use of private and state security on certain campuses, introspection seems to be the order of the day. Articles in the Daily Maverick by Adam Habib, Jane Duncan and Jeremy Seekings have illuminated different viewpoints on the violence. By DENVER A. WEBB.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tour De Machipisa Cycling Race Resheduled

[The Herald] Faith Mutema -ALL is set for the first edition of the Tour de Machipisa cycling race which will be held on Sunday at Machipisa Shopping Centre in Harare’s high-density suburb of Highfield.The event was initially supposed to take place last…

[The Herald] Faith Mutema -ALL is set for the first edition of the Tour de Machipisa cycling race which will be held on Sunday at Machipisa Shopping Centre in Harare's high-density suburb of Highfield.The event was initially supposed to take place last weekend but was rescheduled to this Sunday due to the rainy weather and it will see the participation of different age-groups from 10-year-olds to professional riders with the main focus on youth engagement in sporting activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe