Govt to Avail Accommodation to Teachers

[The Herald] Government is engaging local authorities countrywide to avail land for schools to build houses for teachers, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education, Dr Sylvia Utete-Masango, has said.Speaking on the occasion…

[The Herald] Government is engaging local authorities countrywide to avail land for schools to build houses for teachers, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education, Dr Sylvia Utete-Masango, has said.Speaking on the occasion to mark the official presentation of the Secretary's Merit Award to Glen View 2 Primary School, Dr Utete-Masango said it was a priority for the ministry to ensure that teachers came to work from decent homes. "Whenever a new school is built, there should be teachers' acc

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Big Anti-Pollution Drive Set in Motion

[Daily News] Butiama -The Surface and Marine Transportation Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA) , in collaboration with the Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) has launched a week- long campaign targeting to check and possibly controlling emissions.

[Daily News] Butiama -The Surface and Marine Transportation Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA) , in collaboration with the Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) has launched a week- long campaign targeting to check and possibly controlling emissions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

IDPs Flee Cameroon Camps After Militant Attacks

[VOA] Hundreds of internally displaced persons in northern Cameroon are deserting camps near the Nigerian border, saying they no longer feel safe after a series of suicide bombings.

[VOA] Hundreds of internally displaced persons in northern Cameroon are deserting camps near the Nigerian border, saying they no longer feel safe after a series of suicide bombings.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Procurement to Be Fine-Tuned

[Daily News] Arusha -Tanzania is set to embark on major reforms in public procurement system and harness eprocurement for improved transparency and efficiency, making procurement a strategic and not an administrative issue.

[Daily News] Arusha -Tanzania is set to embark on major reforms in public procurement system and harness eprocurement for improved transparency and efficiency, making procurement a strategic and not an administrative issue.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Environ Fund Eyes 200 Billion/-, Annually

[Daily News] Butiama -National Environmental Trust Fund Board (NETFB) aims at collecting at least 200bn/- a year to fund a wide range of ambitious environmental conservation programmes and projects.

[Daily News] Butiama -National Environmental Trust Fund Board (NETFB) aims at collecting at least 200bn/- a year to fund a wide range of ambitious environmental conservation programmes and projects.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Unrepentant’ Killer Taxi Driver Jailed 4 Years

[The Herald] An unrepentant commuter omnibus driver, who hit a pedestrian and dragged her with his vehicle for several metres resulting in her death, was yesterday sentenced to an effective four years in jail.Luckmore Tembo (28) was convicted on a simi…

[The Herald] An unrepentant commuter omnibus driver, who hit a pedestrian and dragged her with his vehicle for several metres resulting in her death, was yesterday sentenced to an effective four years in jail.Luckmore Tembo (28) was convicted on a similar charge in 2011 after he killed a pedestrian with his kombi. Magistrate Ms Ruramai Chitumbura convicted Tembo of culpable homicide and sentenced him to five years behind bars before suspending one year on condition of good behaviour.

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Mkulazi Sugar Project Set to Create 100,000 Jobs

[Daily News] MKULAZI Holding Limited has launched special programme to empower sugarcane outgrowers take active part in the realisation of the NSSF and PPF joint sugar factory in Morogoro Region.

[Daily News] MKULAZI Holding Limited has launched special programme to empower sugarcane outgrowers take active part in the realisation of the NSSF and PPF joint sugar factory in Morogoro Region.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cop Steals U.S.$13 000 Pension From Aunt

[The Herald] A police officer from the ZRP’s Police Protection Unit allegedly stole more than $13 000 from his aunt after he used her ATM card to swipe and purchase goods at various shops in Harare.The money had been deposited into the widow’s bank acc…

[The Herald] A police officer from the ZRP's Police Protection Unit allegedly stole more than $13 000 from his aunt after he used her ATM card to swipe and purchase goods at various shops in Harare.The money had been deposited into the widow's bank account by the Pensions Office as pension for her late husband. Dominic Mhlanga (28) appeared before magistrate Ms Barbara Chimboza charged with theft.

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Cargo Firm Extends Its Wings Globally

[Daily News] TAHAFresh has officially become an official member of the World Cargo Alliance (WCA) network, the world’s largest and most powerful network of independent freight forwarders.

[Daily News] TAHAFresh has officially become an official member of the World Cargo Alliance (WCA) network, the world's largest and most powerful network of independent freight forwarders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

NGOs Urge Contact and Dialogue

[Nyasa Times] The Civil Society Platform for Constructive Dialogue and Concerned Citizens have urged the Public Affairs Committee (Pac) to resist being influenced by political parties and instead focus on enhancing peace and stability in the country th…

[Nyasa Times] The Civil Society Platform for Constructive Dialogue and Concerned Citizens have urged the Public Affairs Committee (Pac) to resist being influenced by political parties and instead focus on enhancing peace and stability in the country through contact and dialogue.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi