The EU’s ‘Money-for-Migration’ Deal With Mali Won’t Work

[Atlantic Council] Over the weekend, European Union (EU) officials struck a deal with the West African nation of Mali to provide development funds in exchange for the country accepting the return of Malians whose asylum requests have been refused in Eu…

[Atlantic Council] Over the weekend, European Union (EU) officials struck a deal with the West African nation of Mali to provide development funds in exchange for the country accepting the return of Malians whose asylum requests have been refused in Europe.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Kigoma Has Done Tanzania Proud in the Heart of Europe

[Citizen] I travelled last week to participate in the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Global Summit in Paris. I travelled to Europe during the season of the year when it is not as hot and humid (it never is) as Dar es Salaam and not yet freezing, whi…

[Citizen] I travelled last week to participate in the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Global Summit in Paris. I travelled to Europe during the season of the year when it is not as hot and humid (it never is) as Dar es Salaam and not yet freezing, which is what happens from late December through January.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Carjacker Caught With Unlicensed Firearms

[SAPS] It is alleged that on Sunday night at about 21:14, the victim was dropping off his friend along Belmont Road, Greenwood Park area, when he was accosted by three suspects armed with firearms. At gunpoint they took his white Hyundai I20 vehicle an…

[SAPS] It is alleged that on Sunday night at about 21:14, the victim was dropping off his friend along Belmont Road, Greenwood Park area, when he was accosted by three suspects armed with firearms. At gunpoint they took his white Hyundai I20 vehicle and fled the scene.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Rungwe Offers to Defend Businessman

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The former presidential candidate for Chama cha Ukombozi wa Umma (Chauma), Mr Hashim Rungwe, has offered to defend a prominent businessman Ndama Shaban Hussein aka Ndama Mtoto wa Ng’ombe.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The former presidential candidate for Chama cha Ukombozi wa Umma (Chauma), Mr Hashim Rungwe, has offered to defend a prominent businessman Ndama Shaban Hussein aka Ndama Mtoto wa Ng'ombe.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

House of Cards – Law Enforcement Agencies Heading for a Showdown – With Each Other

[Daily Maverick] It was always only going to be a matter of time before IPID head Robert McBride, who was illegally suspended by Minister of Police Nathi Nhleko, would find himself a target again. McBride, like accidental Finance Minister Pravin Gordha…

[Daily Maverick] It was always only going to be a matter of time before IPID head Robert McBride, who was illegally suspended by Minister of Police Nathi Nhleko, would find himself a target again. McBride, like accidental Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan, is seen as an obstacle: too independent-minded, too conscientious. McBride also knows a lot, too much for the liking of some. Forensic Investigator Paul O'Sullivan has also long been targeting officials in SAPS and the Hawks he believes to be corrupt. On Monday, Gauteng Ha

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Govt Loses Over Sh50 Billion Due to Wanton Tree Felling

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government loses over Sh50 billion in revenue annually from forests in Dar es Salaam and Coast regions due to human activities such as tree felling.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government loses over Sh50 billion in revenue annually from forests in Dar es Salaam and Coast regions due to human activities such as tree felling.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Landmines Claim 1 550

[The Herald] Landmines that were planted by the Rhodesian Army during the liberation struggle along the country’s northern and eastern borders, have to date killed more than 1 500 people and injured 2 000 others, Government said yesterday. Ministry of …

[The Herald] Landmines that were planted by the Rhodesian Army during the liberation struggle along the country's northern and eastern borders, have to date killed more than 1 500 people and injured 2 000 others, Government said yesterday. Ministry of Defence acting secretary Mr Denson Muvandi, said an estimated three million anti-personnel mines were laid in six distinct minefields with a cumulative distance of approximately 850km.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

What New At Boss Has in Store for the Sport

[Citizen] Arusha -Although not a typical villager, Wilhelm Gidabuday would occasionally put on his traditional ‘shuka’ as a symbol of identity for his pastoralist community in Hanang district, Manyara region whenever he moves around; be it in a village…

[Citizen] Arusha -Although not a typical villager, Wilhelm Gidabuday would occasionally put on his traditional 'shuka' as a symbol of identity for his pastoralist community in Hanang district, Manyara region whenever he moves around; be it in a village or town.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania