Museveni’s Visit to Dar Rescues Oil Pipeline Deal, Sets Project Timelines

[East African] President Yoweri Museveni’s recent state visit to Tanzania was to rescue the crude oil pipeline project after Dar officials pushed to revise the low tariff that lured Uganda to prefer the southern route to the one through Kenya.

[East African] President Yoweri Museveni's recent state visit to Tanzania was to rescue the crude oil pipeline project after Dar officials pushed to revise the low tariff that lured Uganda to prefer the southern route to the one through Kenya.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tell Trump Harassment of Nigerians Will Not Be Tolerated – Rights Group

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo to “tell the US president Donald Trump in no uncertain terms that Nigeria would not tolerate any harassment and unfair treatment …

[Vanguard] Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has urged the Acting President Professor Yemi Osinbajo to "tell the US president Donald Trump in no uncertain terms that Nigeria would not tolerate any harassment and unfair treatment of Nigerians with valid multiple-entry US visas at US airports."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

ICRC Sounds Alarm Over High Rates of Child Malnutrition

[Shabelle] The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Monday raised an alarm over increasing cases of severe malnutrition among children in Somalia, terming it a threat to their survival.

[Shabelle] The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) on Monday raised an alarm over increasing cases of severe malnutrition among children in Somalia, terming it a threat to their survival.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Social Grants to Be Paid Through New Contract

[News24Wire] The crisis over the invalid Cash Paymaster Services contract has been resolved with a brand new contract between it and Sassa, the Social Development Department said in Cape Town on Monday.

[News24Wire] The crisis over the invalid Cash Paymaster Services contract has been resolved with a brand new contract between it and Sassa, the Social Development Department said in Cape Town on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Jacob Zuma – Celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Indian Ocean Rim Association

[SA Govt] Remarks by President Zuma to the Leaders’ Summit in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA), at the IORA Leaders’ Summit, Jakarta, Indonesia

[SA Govt] Remarks by President Zuma to the Leaders' Summit in celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA), at the IORA Leaders' Summit, Jakarta, Indonesia

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Eastern Cape Crime Blitz Nets 1 239 Suspects

[SAPS] Police crime prevention operations continued over the past week and a total of 1 239 suspects were arrested for various crimes ranging from murder, robbery, possession of unlincensed firearms, assault and other serious crimes as well as crimes d…

[SAPS] Police crime prevention operations continued over the past week and a total of 1 239 suspects were arrested for various crimes ranging from murder, robbery, possession of unlincensed firearms, assault and other serious crimes as well as crimes detected as a result of police action (266). Police also recovered 30 firearms and 146 rounds of ammunition. Dangerous (130) weapons including knives, pangas and other sharp objects. Close to 3000 searches were also conducted on vehicles for firearms, dangerous weapo

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa