TBs Official in Court Over Illegal Stay

[Daily News] The Tanzania Bureau of Standard (TBS) Principal Legal Officer, Baptister Bitaho (54), a Burundian national, has appeared before a Dar es Salaam court facing three counts, including working in the country without a valid permit.

[Daily News] The Tanzania Bureau of Standard (TBS) Principal Legal Officer, Baptister Bitaho (54), a Burundian national, has appeared before a Dar es Salaam court facing three counts, including working in the country without a valid permit.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Robbers Vanish With U.S.$80 000

[The Herald] A Harare couple lost $80 000 cash in Madokero suburb to armed robbers on Saturday, as it emerged that businesspeople who do not bank money are being targeted by criminals.

[The Herald] A Harare couple lost $80 000 cash in Madokero suburb to armed robbers on Saturday, as it emerged that businesspeople who do not bank money are being targeted by criminals.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

New Lease of Life for the Deaf

[Daily News] Yet again, history has been written at Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) with the launching of cochlear implant for children with hearing impairment, with the government announcing a total ban on state-sponsored referral of such patients f…

[Daily News] Yet again, history has been written at Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) with the launching of cochlear implant for children with hearing impairment, with the government announcing a total ban on state-sponsored referral of such patients for treatment abroad.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Children Should Be Taught Democratic Principles, Says Children’s Rights Defender.

[Iwacu] Reacting to the video of very young girls singing and dancing for the ruling party CNDD-FDD, Jacques Nshimirimana, Chairman of the National Federation of Associations in charge of defending Children’s rights in Burundi (FENADEB) says, children …

[Iwacu] Reacting to the video of very young girls singing and dancing for the ruling party CNDD-FDD, Jacques Nshimirimana, Chairman of the National Federation of Associations in charge of defending Children's rights in Burundi (FENADEB) says, children should be taught democratic principles instead of political ideologies.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Electricity Theft – Ikeja Electric Launches Whistle Blowing Platform

[Vanguard] IN a bid to curb electricity theft across its network, the management of Ikeja Electric Plc, yesterday, launched a whistle blowing platform to enable customers report illegal and unethical activities in a safe, confidential and secure manner…

[Vanguard] IN a bid to curb electricity theft across its network, the management of Ikeja Electric Plc, yesterday, launched a whistle blowing platform to enable customers report illegal and unethical activities in a safe, confidential and secure manner for immediate attention.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Mixed Reactions Trail Relocation of Imo Automobile Market

[Vanguard] The Imo state government and the automobile car dealers in the state, have continued to disagree over the planned relocation of the market from Aba road to Agbala in Owerri North Local Government Area of the state.

[Vanguard] The Imo state government and the automobile car dealers in the state, have continued to disagree over the planned relocation of the market from Aba road to Agbala in Owerri North Local Government Area of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Utilities Regulatory Authority Seeks Views On IPTL Licence

[Daily News] Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (Ewura) is seeking public comments or objections on the envisaged extension of electricity generation licence of the Independent Power Tanzania Limited ( IPTL).

[Daily News] Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (Ewura) is seeking public comments or objections on the envisaged extension of electricity generation licence of the Independent Power Tanzania Limited ( IPTL).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Health Sector Plagued By Poor Funding – TB, HIV/Aids On the Rise’ – Health Minister

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Cases of tuberculosis, infections with HIV/AIDS, and malnutrition among children have increased in Sudan during the first quarter of this year, Minister of Health Bahar Idris Abugarda told parliament on Monday.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -Cases of tuberculosis, infections with HIV/AIDS, and malnutrition among children have increased in Sudan during the first quarter of this year, Minister of Health Bahar Idris Abugarda told parliament on Monday.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Telephone, Internet Use ‘Decreasing in Sudan’

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The number of telephone subscribers in Sudan has dropped from 28.3 million in 2015 to 27.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2016, the Ministry of Communications has announced.

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The number of telephone subscribers in Sudan has dropped from 28.3 million in 2015 to 27.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2016, the Ministry of Communications has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

‘Public Affairs Committee Corruption Worsening’

[Nyasa Times] Wiseman Chijere Chirwa, a professor at the University of Malawi’s Chancellor College, said at Public Affairs Committee (PAC) sixth All-Inclusive Stakeholders Conference underway in Blantyre that lack of visionary national leadership and w…

[Nyasa Times] Wiseman Chijere Chirwa, a professor at the University of Malawi's Chancellor College, said at Public Affairs Committee (PAC) sixth All-Inclusive Stakeholders Conference underway in Blantyre that lack of visionary national leadership and worsening corruption as some of the factors that have worsened poverty while a few elite become richer.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi