TV Screens Installed On Mwanza Streets for Locals to Watch Mchanga Report

[Citizen] Mwanza -The city of Mwanza was at a standstill on Monday morning as residents were found gathered around televisions, abandoning their daily chores to watch a live broadcast of President John Magufuli receiving the second report on mining san…

[Citizen] Mwanza -The city of Mwanza was at a standstill on Monday morning as residents were found gathered around televisions, abandoning their daily chores to watch a live broadcast of President John Magufuli receiving the second report on mining sands that was formed in April.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

MPs Divided On Budget Figures, Proposals

[Citizen] Dodoma -Debate on the applicability of the government’s Sh31.7 trillion budget started in parliament on Monday evening, with Members of Parliament appearing divided along their political leanings.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Debate on the applicability of the government's Sh31.7 trillion budget started in parliament on Monday evening, with Members of Parliament appearing divided along their political leanings.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mr. Magafe, the Libyan Warlord Who Feeds On Immigrants

[Dalsan Radio] Somalis are very good at nicknaming things and even people. The name Magafe literally means the one who never misses in Somali and that is what Somalis use to describe a Libyan warlord who has made a business out of kidnapping poor immig…

[Dalsan Radio] Somalis are very good at nicknaming things and even people. The name Magafe literally means the one who never misses in Somali and that is what Somalis use to describe a Libyan warlord who has made a business out of kidnapping poor immigrants heading to Europe via the Sahara desert.

source: AllAfrica News: Libya

AK Pushes Athletes Vetting to Tuesday as Trials Begin

[Nation] Athletics Kenya on Monday pushed vetting of athletes to Tuesday to avoid cheating as the country prepares to select a team for next month’s World Under-18 Championships.

[Nation] Athletics Kenya on Monday pushed vetting of athletes to Tuesday to avoid cheating as the country prepares to select a team for next month's World Under-18 Championships.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tusker Bolster Squad

[Nation] Reigning SportPesa Premier League champions Tusker FC have completed the signing of Mathare United left back David ‘Kangi’ Mwangi on a short-term deal.

[Nation] Reigning SportPesa Premier League champions Tusker FC have completed the signing of Mathare United left back David 'Kangi' Mwangi on a short-term deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Being Malusi Gigaba

[Daily Maverick] Who, in their right mind, would want to be Malusi Gigaba? Our Finance Minister is now at the centre of several storms, and under attack from almost all sides. It is a position few would envy. It is hard to see how he gets out of this w…

[Daily Maverick] Who, in their right mind, would want to be Malusi Gigaba? Our Finance Minister is now at the centre of several storms, and under attack from almost all sides. It is a position few would envy. It is hard to see how he gets out of this with any credibility at all, never mind with any senior position in government or the ANC. Much of this, but not all, is of his own making. And it is becoming increasingly clear he simply cannot get away from the Saxonwold Embrace.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Fresh Hearing Ordered for Anti-Corruption Commission Duo

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) has been ordered to hold a fresh hearing for its two sacked managers before a properly constituted disciplinary committee. Mr Christopher Chisango, who was general manager finance, administrat…

[The Herald] The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) has been ordered to hold a fresh hearing for its two sacked managers before a properly constituted disciplinary committee. Mr Christopher Chisango, who was general manager finance, administration and human resources; and Mr Gibson Mangwiro, the chief accountant, were fired after being convicted of misconduct.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Knysna – When Prayer and Praise Get in Your Face

[Daily Maverick] While Knysna was burning and people were dying, emergency and disaster management groups were overrun with religious people starting prayer chains, praising their god for signs of rain, and thanking him for the generosity and hard work…

[Daily Maverick] While Knysna was burning and people were dying, emergency and disaster management groups were overrun with religious people starting prayer chains, praising their god for signs of rain, and thanking him for the generosity and hard work of other people.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Public Broadcaster Slams Brakes On 90% Local Content, Violent Footage and the New Age Breakfasts

[Daily Maverick] Hlaudi Motsoeneng, who tried to turn the SABC into a private fiefdom, was finally fired on Monday. The SABC’s interim board is only starting to come to terms with the havoc he inflicted. By GREG NICOLSON.

[Daily Maverick] Hlaudi Motsoeneng, who tried to turn the SABC into a private fiefdom, was finally fired on Monday. The SABC's interim board is only starting to come to terms with the havoc he inflicted. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa