Coal Debate Lingers Despite Dangote’s Promise to Magufuli

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The owner of the Mtwara-based Dangote cement factory, Mr Aliko Dngote, says he is against his company’s decision to import coal and gypsum for use at the factory.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The owner of the Mtwara-based Dangote cement factory, Mr Aliko Dngote, says he is against his company's decision to import coal and gypsum for use at the factory.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Zuma’s Retirement Plan – to Become His Hometown’s Mayor

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma plans to be the mayor of Nkandla after retirement, he said at the funeral of late struggle veteran Riot Mkhwanazi on Sunday.

[News24Wire] President Jacob Zuma plans to be the mayor of Nkandla after retirement, he said at the funeral of late struggle veteran Riot Mkhwanazi on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Dozens Killed by Al-Shabaab Suicide Bomber

[Al Jazeera] An al-Shabab suicide car bomber has struck the entrance of Mogadishu’s largest port and an adjacent police complex, killing at least 29 people and wounding nearly 48 others, according to police sources.

[Al Jazeera] An al-Shabab suicide car bomber has struck the entrance of Mogadishu's largest port and an adjacent police complex, killing at least 29 people and wounding nearly 48 others, according to police sources.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Men Should Champion Campaign Against Gender-Based Violence

[Monitor] The 16 days of activism that commenced on November 25 ended on December 10. The 16 days of activism is a global campaign to end gender-based violence. It represents a key moment of the year to break the chain of silence and stimulate a public…

[Monitor] The 16 days of activism that commenced on November 25 ended on December 10. The 16 days of activism is a global campaign to end gender-based violence. It represents a key moment of the year to break the chain of silence and stimulate a public debate on gender-based violence.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Security Concerns Stop UNCCI Election Again

[Monitor] Kampala -The election for the Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UNCCI) president that was planned for Friday this week has been cancelled after the contest for some senior leadership positions has turned out to be a matter of …

[Monitor] Kampala -The election for the Uganda National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (UNCCI) president that was planned for Friday this week has been cancelled after the contest for some senior leadership positions has turned out to be a matter of life and death, Daily Monitor has learnt. This is the second time the election is cancelled.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda