Bone Marrow Transplant Will Save Two Brothers

[Monitor] Lucas and Louis Masiga look playful in just about every photograph their parents proudly show off. Awesome and loving boys is how their mother Juliet Masiga describes them.

[Monitor] Lucas and Louis Masiga look playful in just about every photograph their parents proudly show off. Awesome and loving boys is how their mother Juliet Masiga describes them.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Understand Readers’ Needs

[Citizen] There is a long-held view that Tanzanians don’t care about reading, except when they are preparing for exams, which is very sad for our country.

[Citizen] There is a long-held view that Tanzanians don't care about reading, except when they are preparing for exams, which is very sad for our country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zitto – Broaden Tax Base to Ease Burden On Workers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The ACT Wazalendo leader Zitto Kabwe yesterday called on the government to broaden the tax base to ease the burden on workers. He said in a press statement that a lower tax base means salaried workers are heavily taxed.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The ACT Wazalendo leader Zitto Kabwe yesterday called on the government to broaden the tax base to ease the burden on workers. He said in a press statement that a lower tax base means salaried workers are heavily taxed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Let’s Not Lower Our Guard Despite Gains in War On HIV

[Citizen] Ever since 1988, Tanzanians have been joining the rest of the world in marking the World Aids Day on December 1. But unlike in the past, there isn’t much fanfare about it now, apparently because it is no longer as life-threatening as it was b…

[Citizen] Ever since 1988, Tanzanians have been joining the rest of the world in marking the World Aids Day on December 1. But unlike in the past, there isn't much fanfare about it now, apparently because it is no longer as life-threatening as it was before.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Eight Killed in Head-On Crash Near Ngcobo

[News24Wire] Eight people died in a head-on collision between a double-cab bakkie and another vehicle on the R61 outside Ngcobo on Tuesday evening, the Eastern Cape health department said.

[News24Wire] Eight people died in a head-on collision between a double-cab bakkie and another vehicle on the R61 outside Ngcobo on Tuesday evening, the Eastern Cape health department said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Boos Against President Should Be Celebrated’

[News24Wire] It should be applauded that we have a democracy where the president can be booed when people are unhappy with the president, said Patekile Holomisa, deputy minister of labour.

[News24Wire] It should be applauded that we have a democracy where the president can be booed when people are unhappy with the president, said Patekile Holomisa, deputy minister of labour.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Magufuli’s Four Promises to Public Sector Employees

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday promised to employ 52,000 new workers in various departments in government this year as he outlined his four major pledges to public sector employees during the International Workers’ Day celeb…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday promised to employ 52,000 new workers in various departments in government this year as he outlined his four major pledges to public sector employees during the International Workers' Day celebrations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Origins of Ordinary Things – Leisure and Recreation

[New Times] “It’s time to take a break.” This is one of the most pleasant and most popular phrases to a child’s ear. It means that you can now start laughing, playing and joking around with your friends without the fear of being punished for disrupting…

[New Times] "It's time to take a break." This is one of the most pleasant and most popular phrases to a child's ear. It means that you can now start laughing, playing and joking around with your friends without the fear of being punished for disrupting studies. During break time, some play games while holding conversations with their friends. This is called leisure and recreation.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Over 1.5 Million New Voters Registers for Presidential Elections

[New Times] The number of new voters registered to participate in the August presidential election has so far passed the 1.5 million mark, the Executive Secretary National Electoral Commission (NEC), Charles Munyaneza, has said.

[New Times] The number of new voters registered to participate in the August presidential election has so far passed the 1.5 million mark, the Executive Secretary National Electoral Commission (NEC), Charles Munyaneza, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Former Presidents Unite to Deal With ‘Deep Crisis’

[News24Wire] In an unprecedented move, three former presidents and a deputy president, will come together for the country to discuss the “deep and pervasive national general crisis” facing SA.

[News24Wire] In an unprecedented move, three former presidents and a deputy president, will come together for the country to discuss the "deep and pervasive national general crisis" facing SA.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa