Vice President Samia Wants Legal Measures On Environmental Pollution

[Citizen] Butiama/Dar es Salaam -As the Tanzania and the global community at large commemorate the World Environment Day, Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan yesterday directed authorities across the country to take legal measures against industries com…

[Citizen] Butiama/Dar es Salaam -As the Tanzania and the global community at large commemorate the World Environment Day, Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan yesterday directed authorities across the country to take legal measures against industries companies which spill waste into water sources and residential areas.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

ZEC Voter Registration, Education Time Not Adequate – Political Parties

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -Opposition political parties have expressed concern over the time allocated for voter registration and education by Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) ahead of next year’s elections.

[New Zimbabwe] Mutare -Opposition political parties have expressed concern over the time allocated for voter registration and education by Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) ahead of next year's elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Pregnant Women Turned Away At Masvingo Clinic

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo city council has opened investigations into at the city’s main maternity clinic after several expecting mothers in the past weeks were turned away for seeking health services after working hours.

[New Zimbabwe] Masvingo city council has opened investigations into at the city's main maternity clinic after several expecting mothers in the past weeks were turned away for seeking health services after working hours.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Set to Issue Four-Day Transit Visa

[Nation] Kenya will from January start issuing four-day transit visas allowing foreign passengers on Kenya Airways #ticker:KQ awaiting connection flights at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to exit for shopping and sightseeing.

[Nation] Kenya will from January start issuing four-day transit visas allowing foreign passengers on Kenya Airways #ticker:KQ awaiting connection flights at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to exit for shopping and sightseeing.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Are Mexican Farmers Benefitting From Kenya’s Maize Crisis?

[Africa Check] Raila Odinga, Kenya’s main opposition candidate, claimed that foreign maize farmers are benefiting at the expense of Kenyan growers following a food crisis. We weighed up the evidence.

[Africa Check] Raila Odinga, Kenya's main opposition candidate, claimed that foreign maize farmers are benefiting at the expense of Kenyan growers following a food crisis. We weighed up the evidence.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Ngosha Reflects Plight of the Elderly in Tanzania

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Mzee Francis Kanyasu, alias Ngosha, died last week at the age of 86. At first, little was known about him; and by the time he shot into the limelight, Ngosha was already too ill to relish his moment of glory. It is said he is t…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Mzee Francis Kanyasu, alias Ngosha, died last week at the age of 86. At first, little was known about him; and by the time he shot into the limelight, Ngosha was already too ill to relish his moment of glory. It is said he is the "creator" of the national coat of arms.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Polls Agency Form Team to Hear Party Disputes

[Nation] The electoral commission has established a committee to hear disputes arising from the recent political party primaries that were characterised by chaos and widespread claims of rigging.

[Nation] The electoral commission has established a committee to hear disputes arising from the recent political party primaries that were characterised by chaos and widespread claims of rigging.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

New Police Chief to Visit Violence-Hit Districts

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The new Inspector General of Police, Mr Simon Siro, will tour Rufiji and Kibiti districts, areas that have been hit by a series of killings which targets local leaders and the police.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The new Inspector General of Police, Mr Simon Siro, will tour Rufiji and Kibiti districts, areas that have been hit by a series of killings which targets local leaders and the police.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Most Osinbajo’s Aides Are Muslims, Presidency Says, Refutes Nepotism Allegation

[Premium Times] The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Legal Matters, Bilkisu Saidu, has dismissed recent comments credited to a faceless Social Media contributor using the name Ismaila Farouk from Zamfara State about appointments made b…

[Premium Times] The Senior Special Assistant to the Vice President on Legal Matters, Bilkisu Saidu, has dismissed recent comments credited to a faceless Social Media contributor using the name Ismaila Farouk from Zamfara State about appointments made by Acting President Yemi Osinbaj into some federal agencies and the ones done in the office of the Vice President.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria