President Magufuli, Ban Sexual Violence, Not Teenage Mothers From School

[Fahamu] By punishing pregnant girls and denying them their education, the government is penalizing them on the basis of gender and is curtailing their futures so they are likely to remain trapped in a cycle of poverty. Around one in four females in Ta…

[Fahamu] By punishing pregnant girls and denying them their education, the government is penalizing them on the basis of gender and is curtailing their futures so they are likely to remain trapped in a cycle of poverty. Around one in four females in Tanzania is illiterate.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bigwigs Gobble U.S.$11 Million in Loans – Report

[Zimbabwe Independent] SENIOR officials in the Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC), permanent secretaries and military officials were lavished with personal loans amounting to US$11 million at a time the cash-strapped government is struggling to …

[Zimbabwe Independent] SENIOR officials in the Office of the President and Cabinet (OPC), permanent secretaries and military officials were lavished with personal loans amounting to US$11 million at a time the cash-strapped government is struggling to pay its bloated workforce, the Zimbabwe Independent can exclusively reveal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

SACU to Assist Lesotho

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Customs Union (SACU) is working on programmes to assist the less developed member countries including Lesotho to improve their economies and promote industrial development.

[Lesotho Times] THE Southern African Customs Union (SACU) is working on programmes to assist the less developed member countries including Lesotho to improve their economies and promote industrial development.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Standard Bank Invests in Education

[Lesotho Times] STANDARD Lesotho Bank’s (SLB) tailoring of its services to cater for schools and institutions of higher learning highlights the importance the financial institution attaches to education.

[Lesotho Times] STANDARD Lesotho Bank's (SLB) tailoring of its services to cater for schools and institutions of higher learning highlights the importance the financial institution attaches to education.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Bumper Harvest Forecast for Lesotho

[Lesotho Times] LESOTHO faces a food security respite this year due to a marked upsurge in both the area planted and yields for maize, sorghum and wheat, a Bureau of Statistics (BOS) report has revealed.

[Lesotho Times] LESOTHO faces a food security respite this year due to a marked upsurge in both the area planted and yields for maize, sorghum and wheat, a Bureau of Statistics (BOS) report has revealed.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

Kroll Audit – Company Manager Boasts of Obstruction

[AIM] Maputo -One of the men at the centre of the scandal of Mozambique’s “hidden debts” has boasted that he obstructed the work of auditors investigating the three security-linked companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and MAM (Mozambi…

[AIM] Maputo -One of the men at the centre of the scandal of Mozambique's "hidden debts" has boasted that he obstructed the work of auditors investigating the three security-linked companies Ematum (Mozambique Tuna Company), Proindicus and MAM (Mozambique Aset Management), according to a Friday report from the Bloomberg agency.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Nampula Mayor Announces Definitive Split From MDM

[AIM] Maputo -The mayor of the northern Mozambican city of Nampula, Mahamudo Amurane, has promised to “give a lesson” to the MDM (Mozambique Democratic Movement) in the 2018 municipal elections.

[AIM] Maputo -The mayor of the northern Mozambican city of Nampula, Mahamudo Amurane, has promised to "give a lesson" to the MDM (Mozambique Democratic Movement) in the 2018 municipal elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique

Almost 5,000 Wild Animals Being Moved in Restocking

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique’s National Administration of Conservation Areas (ANAC) plans to restock the Zinave National Park, in the southern province of Inhambane, and the Maputo Special Reserve, with 4,712 animals of various species by August.

[AIM] Maputo -Mozambique's National Administration of Conservation Areas (ANAC) plans to restock the Zinave National Park, in the southern province of Inhambane, and the Maputo Special Reserve, with 4,712 animals of various species by August.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique