Court Sets Manji Free

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Kisutu resident magistrate court has set free a business tycoon Yusuf Manji and three co accused who were facing seven counts on economic sabotage.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Kisutu resident magistrate court has set free a business tycoon Yusuf Manji and three co accused who were facing seven counts on economic sabotage.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tycoon Manji Freed As Prosecution Directorate Drops Charges

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tycoon Yusuf Manji and three co-accused were on Thursday discharged of charges of economic sabotage, illegal possession of government stamps and fabrics used for making Tanzania People’s Defence Forces (TPDF) uniforms.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tycoon Yusuf Manji and three co-accused were on Thursday discharged of charges of economic sabotage, illegal possession of government stamps and fabrics used for making Tanzania People's Defence Forces (TPDF) uniforms.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zimra Crackdown Yielding Some Results – Bonyongwe

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) announced in its August report that it increased revenue collections amid a deepening economic crisis characterised by company closures, downsizings, retrenchments, job losses, falling wages…

[Zimbabwe Independent] The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) announced in its August report that it increased revenue collections amid a deepening economic crisis characterised by company closures, downsizings, retrenchments, job losses, falling wages and salary cuts.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Maizegate Suspects Ask Court to Ban Media

[Nyasa Times] Former Malawi’s Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda and his co-accused in the case relating to the Zambian maize import transactions have pleaded with the court hearing the case for a speedy trial and applied for the ban of the media …

[Nyasa Times] Former Malawi's Minister of Agriculture George Chaponda and his co-accused in the case relating to the Zambian maize import transactions have pleaded with the court hearing the case for a speedy trial and applied for the ban of the media from publishing documents of the case before they are formally submitted following the leaking witness details.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Opposition MP Lissu’s State Critical but Stable – Party Leader

[Citizen] Nairobi -Chadema Party has denied reports in a section of Tanzanian media that fiery Tanzanian opposition Chief Whip and Singida MP Tundu Lissu’s condition has worsened after developing a chest infection while admitted in the Nairobi Hospital.

[Citizen] Nairobi -Chadema Party has denied reports in a section of Tanzanian media that fiery Tanzanian opposition Chief Whip and Singida MP Tundu Lissu's condition has worsened after developing a chest infection while admitted in the Nairobi Hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Our Focus is to Defend the Title – Thousand Hills’ Coach

[New Times] National rugby league champions Thousand Hills RFC are determined to successfully defend their title this season, according to head coach Jimmy Adams Mugabo.

[New Times] National rugby league champions Thousand Hills RFC are determined to successfully defend their title this season, according to head coach Jimmy Adams Mugabo.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Protester Arrested Over ‘Explicit’ Placard

[Nyasa Times] Beatrice Mateyu who was arrested by Malawi Police during a solidarity demonstration by concerned citizens against gender based violence GBV) in Lilongwe for carrying a placard deemed obscene.

[Nyasa Times] Beatrice Mateyu who was arrested by Malawi Police during a solidarity demonstration by concerned citizens against gender based violence GBV) in Lilongwe for carrying a placard deemed obscene.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Tundu Lissu Still in Critical, Stable Condition After Shooting

[Nation] Tanzanian firebrand opposition leader Tundu Lissu, who was shot by unknown gunmen in in Dar es Salaam last week, is still in critical but stable condition in hospital.

[Nation] Tanzanian firebrand opposition leader Tundu Lissu, who was shot by unknown gunmen in in Dar es Salaam last week, is still in critical but stable condition in hospital.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania