Evans – We’re Not Under Pressure – Police

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Police Force, yesterday, said they were not under pressure in the handling of the case of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans. The Police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood, said this while featuring on a talk …

[Vanguard] The Nigeria Police Force, yesterday, said they were not under pressure in the handling of the case of suspected kidnap kingpin, Chukwudumeme Onwuamadike, aka Evans. The Police spokesperson, Jimoh Moshood, said this while featuring on a talk show on African Independent Television, AIT.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

May Bobi Not End Up Being the New Wine in the Old Wine Skins

[Monitor] Mr Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, a popular musician who associates himself with the lowly unwashed and dubs himself the ‘Ghetto president’, is now in the news.

[Monitor] Mr Robert Kyagulanyi, aka Bobi Wine, a popular musician who associates himself with the lowly unwashed and dubs himself the 'Ghetto president', is now in the news.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Seaweed Trade Booms Amid Concern About Falling Prices

[Citizen] Mtwara -Seaweed farming is gathering momentum in Mtwara, thanks to its comparative economic advantages. However, not all farmers have benefited from the booming business for various reasons.

[Citizen] Mtwara -Seaweed farming is gathering momentum in Mtwara, thanks to its comparative economic advantages. However, not all farmers have benefited from the booming business for various reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Odinga Faults Electoral Agency Over Voter Roll Clean-Up

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga has once again faulted the electoral commission as having failed to effectively respond to concerns being raised regarding the integrity of the audited voter register.

[Nation] Nasa presidential candidate Raila Odinga has once again faulted the electoral commission as having failed to effectively respond to concerns being raised regarding the integrity of the audited voter register.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Success As Sagcot Initiative Expands

[Citizen] The government plans to roll out the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania (Sagcot) initiative countrywide to ensure agriculture plays a pivotal role in the country’s industrialisation process, a senior government official has said.

[Citizen] The government plans to roll out the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania (Sagcot) initiative countrywide to ensure agriculture plays a pivotal role in the country's industrialisation process, a senior government official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Five-Year Strategic Scheme Launched to Support SMEs

[Citizen] Arusha -A technology innovation enterprise based here has launched a five-year strategic plan aimed to assist small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in enhancing their innovations for commercialisation.

[Citizen] Arusha -A technology innovation enterprise based here has launched a five-year strategic plan aimed to assist small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in enhancing their innovations for commercialisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Scores of Nomadic Families Impacted

[Citizen] Arusha -Hundreds of families of nomadic pastoralists living in the lowland areas of Arumeru District are among scores of herdsmen heavily impacted by climate change, a phenomenon associated with drought conditions.

[Citizen] Arusha -Hundreds of families of nomadic pastoralists living in the lowland areas of Arumeru District are among scores of herdsmen heavily impacted by climate change, a phenomenon associated with drought conditions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Does Police Have Powers to Act On Auditor-General’s Report?

[The Herald] Police have powers to arrest officials implicated in the Auditor-General’s Office audit reports once they are tabled in Parliament, since there is nothing in the Constitution stopping them from taking such action on the reported criminal a…

[The Herald] Police have powers to arrest officials implicated in the Auditor-General's Office audit reports once they are tabled in Parliament, since there is nothing in the Constitution stopping them from taking such action on the reported criminal activities, law experts have said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Women Must Be Protected From Preventable Deaths

[Citizen] All the various types of this deadly disease can be devastating for the individuals and their families, but it is breast cancer that appears to be the biggest problem in this country. According to available statistics, about 600,000 women die…

[Citizen] All the various types of this deadly disease can be devastating for the individuals and their families, but it is breast cancer that appears to be the biggest problem in this country. According to available statistics, about 600,000 women die annually from the disease.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Why the ANC May Be Stumbling Closer to Its Most Serious Split Yet

[New Zimbabwe] South Africa’s governing African National Congress (ANC) enters its 2017 policy conference riven and weakened. The five-yearly national event is the precursor to the national elective conference where its policy proposals will be adopted…

[New Zimbabwe] South Africa's governing African National Congress (ANC) enters its 2017 policy conference riven and weakened. The five-yearly national event is the precursor to the national elective conference where its policy proposals will be adopted formally.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa