Kakobe’s Church Account Contains Almost $4-Million

[Daily News] THE Full Gospel Bible Fellowship (FGBF)’s NBC account, of which Bishop Zachary Kakobe is a signatory, has 8.13bn/-, the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) has revealed.

[Daily News] THE Full Gospel Bible Fellowship (FGBF)'s NBC account, of which Bishop Zachary Kakobe is a signatory, has 8.13bn/-, the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ramaphosa Is a Breath of Fresh Air. but South Africans Can’t Relax

[The Conversation Africa] The State of the Nation Address by South Africa’s new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, heralds a new dawn for the country. After a decade of maladministration, venal politics, corruption and the wrecking of a number of important st…

[The Conversation Africa] The State of the Nation Address by South Africa's new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, heralds a new dawn for the country. After a decade of maladministration, venal politics, corruption and the wrecking of a number of important state institutions, any alternative would have filled South Africans with optimism.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

The Five Priorities South Africa’s New Administration Should Focus On

[The Conversation Africa] Times of political transition bring turmoil and uncertainty. But if the country’s national security is not threatened, minds can focus on what an incoming administration should do to proceed with the business of governance. Th…

[The Conversation Africa] Times of political transition bring turmoil and uncertainty. But if the country's national security is not threatened, minds can focus on what an incoming administration should do to proceed with the business of governance. This should be in the minds of South Africans as the country navigates through a difficult political process.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Day Zero Is Meant to Cut Cape Town’s Water Use – What Is It, and Is It Working?

[The Conversation Africa] The City of Cape Town has introduced the idea of Day Zero to focus everyone’s attention on managing water consumption as tightly as possible by cajoling water consumers into reducing usage. Day Zero is when most of the city’s …

[The Conversation Africa] The City of Cape Town has introduced the idea of Day Zero to focus everyone’s attention on managing water consumption as tightly as possible by cajoling water consumers into reducing usage. Day Zero is when most of the city’s taps will be switched off – literally.

Study Sheds New Light On Gap Between Refugees and Host Communities

[The Conversation Africa] Refugees are increasingly regarded as a development issue, rather than simply a focus for humanitarian aid. This reflects the fact that 84% of the world’s refugees are in low and middle-income countries, more than half live in…

[The Conversation Africa] Refugees are increasingly regarded as a development issue, rather than simply a focus for humanitarian aid. This reflects the fact that 84% of the world's refugees are in low and middle-income countries, more than half live in urban areas alongside host country nationals, and that indefinite dependency on humanitarian aid is now regarded as undesirable and unsustainable.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

South Africa Must Resist Another Captured President – This Time By the Markets

[The Conversation Africa] The African National Congress (ANC) has made a dangerous habit of bringing post-apartheid South Africa to the brink of instability and the common ruin of all. The resignation of former President Jacob Zuma and his replacement …

[The Conversation Africa] The African National Congress (ANC) has made a dangerous habit of bringing post-apartheid South Africa to the brink of instability and the common ruin of all. The resignation of former President Jacob Zuma and his replacement by Cyril Ramaphosa was such a moment. It brought home the point that the over-concentration of power in the office of the president has clearly not worked.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Don’t Wait for Central Govt in Delivering Social Services, PM Tells Municipalities

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed the Nyamagana and Ilemela Municipalities in Mwanza Region not to wait for funds from the central government in providing social services.

[Citizen] Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has directed the Nyamagana and Ilemela Municipalities in Mwanza Region not to wait for funds from the central government in providing social services.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

We Aren’t Part of Online Funeral Contributions – Family of Killed Student Says

[Citizen] The family of the National Institute of Transport (NIT) student who was shot dead by police on February 16, has said it is not part of the ongoing efforts to collect funds for the funeral services through online platforms and mobile money tra…

[Citizen] The family of the National Institute of Transport (NIT) student who was shot dead by police on February 16, has said it is not part of the ongoing efforts to collect funds for the funeral services through online platforms and mobile money transfer.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania