Mt Kilimanjaro Gets Award for Continent’s Top Tourist Attraction

[Daily News] Arusha -Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s highest peak, has scooped the 2017 ‘Africa’s Leading Tourist Attraction’ title in the recent World Travel Awards (WTAs). The Moshi located mountain was one of Tanzania’s three entries that won in the Afr…

[Daily News] Arusha -Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa's highest peak, has scooped the 2017 'Africa's Leading Tourist Attraction' title in the recent World Travel Awards (WTAs). The Moshi located mountain was one of Tanzania's three entries that won in the African Category of the 24th instalment of the prestigious WTA whose gala was held at the Kigali Convention Centre in Rwanda on Tuesday night.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Minister Tasks State Governors On Massive Investment in Health Sector

[This Day] The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has charged state governors to give priority attention to the health sector by deploying more resources to it, saying such steps will help to curb the high rate of maternal mortality in the co…

[This Day] The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, has charged state governors to give priority attention to the health sector by deploying more resources to it, saying such steps will help to curb the high rate of maternal mortality in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

OLX Site Recorded N12.1 Trillion Online Transactions in 2016

[This Day] OLX, a leading online classifieds site in Nigeria, has released the report of the total number of second-hand items and their value, that were traded on its online site in 2016, saying a total of 1,122,001 second-hand items were posted for s…

[This Day] OLX, a leading online classifieds site in Nigeria, has released the report of the total number of second-hand items and their value, that were traded on its online site in 2016, saying a total of 1,122,001 second-hand items were posted for sale on the site last year valued at N12.1 trillion.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Abuja Lawyer Asks Court to Stop Senate From Inviting Baru

[This Day] An Abuja-based lawyer has asked a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to restrain the Senate from inviting the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, over the allegation contained in…

[This Day] An Abuja-based lawyer has asked a Federal High Court sitting in Abuja to restrain the Senate from inviting the Group Managing Director of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Maikanti Baru, over the allegation contained in a leaked letter written to President Muhammadu Buhari by the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources, Dr. Ibe Kachikwu.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Opposition At Cross-Roads

[The Herald] There have been mixed reactions to an opinion piece written by opposition MDC-T official, Eddie Cross. On his blog, dated October 7, Cross writes a rather mournful article decrying Fate and how “life (is) unfair”. According to him, life is…

[The Herald] There have been mixed reactions to an opinion piece written by opposition MDC-T official, Eddie Cross. On his blog, dated October 7, Cross writes a rather mournful article decrying Fate and how "life (is) unfair". According to him, life is unfair on people, including politicians. Within this treatise, Cross reveals the grave state of health that party leader Morgan Tsvangirai is in.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Committed to Investment in ICTs

[The Herald] WE meet once again under the umbrella of the ITU, to share experiences, reminisce over progress of the ICT Sector for the four years gone by, consider programmes and strategies and ultimately set a trajectory for ICT Growth, Development an…

[The Herald] WE meet once again under the umbrella of the ITU, to share experiences, reminisce over progress of the ICT Sector for the four years gone by, consider programmes and strategies and ultimately set a trajectory for ICT Growth, Development and Integration, in the next four-year cycle, for the betterment of mankind. This is Indeed a noble task for a good cause.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

How Dennis Itumbi Leaked Poll Withdrawal Speech Before Raila Read It

[Nairobi News] State House Director of Digital Communications Dennis Itumbi leaked on Facebook the speech on opposition leader Raila Odinga’s withdrawal from the repeat presidential elections, hours before he could read it at a press conference.

[Nairobi News] State House Director of Digital Communications Dennis Itumbi leaked on Facebook the speech on opposition leader Raila Odinga's withdrawal from the repeat presidential elections, hours before he could read it at a press conference.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya