Govt Releases Funds for Accident Victims

[The Herald] Government has released funds for the 21 deceased and 48 people who were injured in a road traffic accident in Tsholotsho on Saturday. A team of 69 health workers was involved in an accident when a Matabeleland North Provincial Malaria Con…

[The Herald] Government has released funds for the 21 deceased and 48 people who were injured in a road traffic accident in Tsholotsho on Saturday. A team of 69 health workers was involved in an accident when a Matabeleland North Provincial Malaria Control vehicle they were travelling in failed to negotiate a curve and overturned before landing on its roof in Tsholotsho on Saturday. The accident occurred around 4PM at the 35KM peg along the Tsholotsho-Sipepa Road near Jimila Centre.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt to Begin Implementation of 2017 Revised Import, Export Guidelines Next Month

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government said it will commence the implementation of the 2017 Revised Import and Export Guidelines in January 2018, in efforts to enhance the ease of doing business in the Nigerian economy.

[Guardian] Abuja -The Federal Government said it will commence the implementation of the 2017 Revised Import and Export Guidelines in January 2018, in efforts to enhance the ease of doing business in the Nigerian economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Road Project Leaves 50 Kabale Locals Homeless

[Monitor] Kabale -About 50 residents of Kigongi Ward in Central Division, Kabale Municipality, are homeless after their houses were pulled down by authorities to pave way for the construction of the 1.2km Karutusi Road.

[Monitor] Kabale -About 50 residents of Kigongi Ward in Central Division, Kabale Municipality, are homeless after their houses were pulled down by authorities to pave way for the construction of the 1.2km Karutusi Road.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

IG Orders Reorganisation, Probe of SARS Nationwide

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -Following the outcry by Nigerians against the activities of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate re-organisation of the unit nationwide.

[Guardian] Lagos and Abuja -Following the outcry by Nigerians against the activities of Federal Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) unit, the Inspector-General of Police, Ibrahim Idris, has ordered the immediate re-organisation of the unit nationwide.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Many Complaints of Persons Living With HIV in Nigeria

[Guardian] Martins Aluko (not real name) has been living with the disease since 2007. “The medication is not readily available; so many patients have to struggle to buy the drugs just to survive,” he told The Guardian. He said after the United States P…

[Guardian] Martins Aluko (not real name) has been living with the disease since 2007. "The medication is not readily available; so many patients have to struggle to buy the drugs just to survive," he told The Guardian. He said after the United States Presidents' Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) for Africa was withdrawn two years ago, funding has been a challenge. "Now, we are feeling the effects badly."

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Names Team to Probe Dodoma Plant

[Daily News] AFTER five years of poor meat production at the Dodoma meat factory, the Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Luhaga Mpina, has formed a five-member team to make a thorough assessment of the implementation of a contract between the govern…

[Daily News] AFTER five years of poor meat production at the Dodoma meat factory, the Minister for Livestock and Fisheries, Luhaga Mpina, has formed a five-member team to make a thorough assessment of the implementation of a contract between the government and the Tanzania Meat Company Limited (TMC).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Emong to Children – Fear God, Stay Focused

[Monitor] Kampala -2017 World Para-Athletics gold medalist David Emong was the centre of attraction at the inclusive sports gala courtesy of Blaze Sports International and the Uganda Paralympics Committee (UPC).

[Monitor] Kampala -2017 World Para-Athletics gold medalist David Emong was the centre of attraction at the inclusive sports gala courtesy of Blaze Sports International and the Uganda Paralympics Committee (UPC).

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Former MP Lulume Bayiga Charged, Sent to Luzira

[Monitor] Buikwe -Former Buikwe South Member of Parliament Lulume Bayiga on Monday appeared before the Grade One Magistrate’s Court in Lugazi where he was charged with three offences and remanded to Luzira prison.

[Monitor] Buikwe -Former Buikwe South Member of Parliament Lulume Bayiga on Monday appeared before the Grade One Magistrate's Court in Lugazi where he was charged with three offences and remanded to Luzira prison.

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Church Leader Says Mnangagwa Must Serve Only One Term

[New Zimbabwe] A church leader said he was praying that if President Emerson Mnangangwa (75) happens to be elected in the forthcoming general election he could serve for only one term.

[New Zimbabwe] A church leader said he was praying that if President Emerson Mnangangwa (75) happens to be elected in the forthcoming general election he could serve for only one term.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe