Critical Minds in Tanzania Have a Hard Time With Magufuli

[East African] Ten years ago, a Kenyan cartoonist caused an uproar when, in one of his drawings, he depicted Tanzanian journalists licking the feet of the president at a press conference — instead of engaging him with questions.

[East African] Ten years ago, a Kenyan cartoonist caused an uproar when, in one of his drawings, he depicted Tanzanian journalists licking the feet of the president at a press conference -- instead of engaging him with questions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli’s Signature Projects Get More Funding

[East African] President John Magufuli signalled his determination to develop the country’s infrastructure earlier in the year when he raised the allocation for development projects from 26 per cent to 40 per cent of the budget.

[East African] President John Magufuli signalled his determination to develop the country's infrastructure earlier in the year when he raised the allocation for development projects from 26 per cent to 40 per cent of the budget.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Chemelil Into Quarters, Ulinzi Revive Hopes

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Chemelil Sugar became the first team to qualify for the Kenyan Premier League Under-20 Championship quarter-finals after a 2-0 win over 10-man defending champions Mathare United at the Camp Toyoyo ground on Monday morning.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Chemelil Sugar became the first team to qualify for the Kenyan Premier League Under-20 Championship quarter-finals after a 2-0 win over 10-man defending champions Mathare United at the Camp Toyoyo ground on Monday morning.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Apologises for Delayed Trains

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has apologised to passengers, their families and friends, who are on board the three trains which are delayed in Bloemfontein.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has apologised to passengers, their families and friends, who are on board the three trains which are delayed in Bloemfontein.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Broadcasting Chief Resigns

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has received and accepted the resignation of the Chairperson of the Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), Professor Mbulaheni Obert Maguvhe.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -President Jacob Zuma has received and accepted the resignation of the Chairperson of the Board of the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), Professor Mbulaheni Obert Maguvhe.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Farmer Killed in North Darfur’s Kabkabiya

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya -On Saturday, a gunman shot a farmer dead in Kabkabiya locality in North Darfur. A cousin of the victim told Radio Dabanga that two gunmen riding a motorcycle shot at Obeidallah Ateem Ibrahim (54) in the area of Sorbi.

[Radio Dabanga] Kabkabiya -On Saturday, a gunman shot a farmer dead in Kabkabiya locality in North Darfur. A cousin of the victim told Radio Dabanga that two gunmen riding a motorcycle shot at Obeidallah Ateem Ibrahim (54) in the area of Sorbi.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Sudanese Set Fire to Govt. Buildings in North Kordofan

[Radio Dabanga] Umdum Haj Ahmed -People in Umdum Haj Ahmed in North Kordofan ignited the locality buildings on Saturday, in protest against the detention of a student from the area by agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS).

[Radio Dabanga] Umdum Haj Ahmed -People in Umdum Haj Ahmed in North Kordofan ignited the locality buildings on Saturday, in protest against the detention of a student from the area by agents of the National Intelligence and Security Service (NISS).

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Diaspora Support #dec19disobedience

[Radio Dabanga] Washington / London / Paris / Cairo -A number of cities in the world witnessed demonstrations of Sudanese over the weekend, in support of the civil strike in Sudan planned for today.

[Radio Dabanga] Washington / London / Paris / Cairo -A number of cities in the world witnessed demonstrations of Sudanese over the weekend, in support of the civil strike in Sudan planned for today.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Safaa Jaber Tutu Wins Miss Nuba Mountains 2016 Title

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -On Saturday, a large crowd of Nuba people from South Kordofan attended the Miss Nuba Mountains competition in Omdurman, the twin city of Khartoum. The competition was part of the Nuba Mountains Cultural Festival, held annually…

[Radio Dabanga] Omdurman -On Saturday, a large crowd of Nuba people from South Kordofan attended the Miss Nuba Mountains competition in Omdurman, the twin city of Khartoum. The competition was part of the Nuba Mountains Cultural Festival, held annually at the El Buheira square in Ombadda since 2013. The festival's committee opened nominations for all young Nuba women in Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan