Magufuli’s Govt Criticised Over Human Rights Violations

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Human rights activists have condemned the government over its suppression of opposition parties and media role in championing press freedom and freedom of expression, urging vigilance in this matter.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Human rights activists have condemned the government over its suppression of opposition parties and media role in championing press freedom and freedom of expression, urging vigilance in this matter.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ojodu, Osinbajo and the Sleeping President

[Guardian] Nigerians are legendarily associated with patience. But it is troubling when the distinction between this virtue and the propensity to brook the excesses of our political leaders is blurred. The danger of the conflation of this virtue and th…

[Guardian] Nigerians are legendarily associated with patience. But it is troubling when the distinction between this virtue and the propensity to brook the excesses of our political leaders is blurred. The danger of the conflation of this virtue and the vice of acquiescence is often signalled by our political leaders' exploitation of our famed patience to turn public office to an opportunity for self-valourisation as manifested by regular heists in government.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

78% of People Affected By Food Shortages – Study

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Seventy-eight per cent of people in rural and urban areas have experienced food shortages in the last five months, according to a new report by the advocacy organisation Twaweza.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Seventy-eight per cent of people in rural and urban areas have experienced food shortages in the last five months, according to a new report by the advocacy organisation Twaweza.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Touts Safe Houses for GBV Victims

[Daily News] The Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Ms Ummy Mwalimu, has expressed need for the government to create safe houses meant to accommodate gender-based violence (GBV) victims.

[Daily News] The Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Ms Ummy Mwalimu, has expressed need for the government to create safe houses meant to accommodate gender-based violence (GBV) victims.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Higher Education Loans Board Approves 2,300 Appeals

[Daily News] About 2,348 students from higher learning institutions in the country have every reason to smile after the Higher Education Students’ Loans Board (HESLB) granted them with loans through an appealing window.

[Daily News] About 2,348 students from higher learning institutions in the country have every reason to smile after the Higher Education Students' Loans Board (HESLB) granted them with loans through an appealing window.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cabinet Calls for Calm

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cabinet has joined President Jacob Zuma in calling for restraint due to tensions between some South Africans and foreign nationals.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cabinet has joined President Jacob Zuma in calling for restraint due to tensions between some South Africans and foreign nationals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

New CEO Joins Office of the Public Protector

[News24Wire] Themba Dlamini has been appointed as the chief executive officer at the office of the Public Protector, filling the vacancy left by Advocate Louisa Zondo, who resigned last year.

[News24Wire] Themba Dlamini has been appointed as the chief executive officer at the office of the Public Protector, filling the vacancy left by Advocate Louisa Zondo, who resigned last year.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Yanga Win, Throw Title Race Open

[Daily News] Defending champions Young Africans got back into the title race with full throttle, following a 2-0 win over Ruvu Shooting at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

[Daily News] Defending champions Young Africans got back into the title race with full throttle, following a 2-0 win over Ruvu Shooting at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania