Bad Teeth Plagued Agnes’s Confidence for Almost 27 Years

[Citizen] Weighed down by bad teeth, aches and lack of awareness, Agnes Tesha, a 28-year-old resident of Tabata, Dar es Salaam was at her wits’ end when she made the life-changing decision to do something about the condition.

[Citizen] Weighed down by bad teeth, aches and lack of awareness, Agnes Tesha, a 28-year-old resident of Tabata, Dar es Salaam was at her wits' end when she made the life-changing decision to do something about the condition.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Medical Aid Fraud Rife Globally’

[The Herald] CIMAS Medical Aid says health and medical aid fraud were a global phenomenon and by Southern African estimates, it would mean the company may have lost nearly $80 million over the last two years. The firm’s audit manager, Thando Kembo told…

[The Herald] CIMAS Medical Aid says health and medical aid fraud were a global phenomenon and by Southern African estimates, it would mean the company may have lost nearly $80 million over the last two years. The firm's audit manager, Thando Kembo told an insurance workshop for journalists that medical aid and health insurance frauds were a global problem and not reflection of the state of an economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Magufuli’s Second Mineral Sands Saga Report Exposes Corrupt Deals

[Daily News] The second report on the export of mineral concentrates, to be unveiled today, could put an end to a running saga and raises hopes that the authors could finally tell us how the mining sector could meaningfully contribute to this country’s…

[Daily News] The second report on the export of mineral concentrates, to be unveiled today, could put an end to a running saga and raises hopes that the authors could finally tell us how the mining sector could meaningfully contribute to this country's coffers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Prime Minister Suspends Ewura’s Felix Ngamlagosi

[Daily News] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has suspended the Director-General of the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA), Felix Ngamlagosi, amid a controversial application letter for an extension of a power Generation Licence from…

[Daily News] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has suspended the Director-General of the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA), Felix Ngamlagosi, amid a controversial application letter for an extension of a power Generation Licence from Independent Power Tanzania Limited (IPTL).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Taifa Stars Vows to Bounce Back After a Home Draw With Lesotho

[Daily News] Taifa Stars Head Coach Salum Mayanga acknowledged disappointment at his side’s 1-1 home draw with 1 home draw with Lesotho in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier, but vowed to bounce back and fight for a place in Cameroon.

[Daily News] Taifa Stars Head Coach Salum Mayanga acknowledged disappointment at his side's 1-1 home draw with 1 home draw with Lesotho in a 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier, but vowed to bounce back and fight for a place in Cameroon.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Growing Number of Children Forced to Work in Nigeria

[Deutsche Welle] More and more children are sent out to work in Nigeria. It is a matter of survival, families say. It is a matter for the government to step in, children’s rights activists maintain.

[Deutsche Welle] More and more children are sent out to work in Nigeria. It is a matter of survival, families say. It is a matter for the government to step in, children's rights activists maintain.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

IMF Wants Power Utility to Collect Debts

[The Herald] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has expressed reservations on Government’s plans to issue $600 million worth of Treasury Bills to clear debts owed to Zesa Holdings by local authorities and state authorities, saying these entities sho…

[The Herald] The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has expressed reservations on Government's plans to issue $600 million worth of Treasury Bills to clear debts owed to Zesa Holdings by local authorities and state authorities, saying these entities should improve their operations and management to avoid debt pile up. In emailed responses to FinX, an online-based service, the IMF said: "The weak financial performance of SOEs (State-owned enterprises) in Zimbabwe constitutes a drain on the Government budget and a signifi

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Footballer Kanyenda to Decide On Future At Polokwane

[Nyasa Times] Forgotten Flames international and Polokwane City Striker Esau Kanyenda is expected to make a decision on whether to leave or sign a new deal at the South Africa Absa Premier Soccer League side in two weeks.

[Nyasa Times] Forgotten Flames international and Polokwane City Striker Esau Kanyenda is expected to make a decision on whether to leave or sign a new deal at the South Africa Absa Premier Soccer League side in two weeks.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Samanja New City Captain

[The Herald] Harare City coach Philani “Beefy” Ncube has appointed midfielder Tendai Samanja as the new captain. Samanja is a former captain at CAPS United. Ncube announced that Raymond Uchena and Edwin Madhanhanga will be the second and third vice cap…

[The Herald] Harare City coach Philani "Beefy" Ncube has appointed midfielder Tendai Samanja as the new captain. Samanja is a former captain at CAPS United. Ncube announced that Raymond Uchena and Edwin Madhanhanga will be the second and third vice captains. Samanja felt very honoured by his new role.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe