Odinga Denies Claim on Daughter’s NGO ‘Funding’

[Nation] Nasa flagbearer Raila Odinga on Wednesday said that an NGO associated with his daughter, Ms Rosemary Odinga, has never been registered and so it has never received any money as alleged by the NGO Coordination Board.

[Nation] Nasa flagbearer Raila Odinga on Wednesday said that an NGO associated with his daughter, Ms Rosemary Odinga, has never been registered and so it has never received any money as alleged by the NGO Coordination Board.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tanzania Will Keep On Cooperating With SADC Countries On Defence Matters – Minister

[Citizen] Muheza -The Minister for Defence and National Service, Dr Hussein Mwinyi, on Wednesday reiterated Tanzania’s commitment on cooperation in defence matters especially in combating piracy and terrorism with neighbouring countries, in particular …

[Citizen] Muheza -The Minister for Defence and National Service, Dr Hussein Mwinyi, on Wednesday reiterated Tanzania's commitment on cooperation in defence matters especially in combating piracy and terrorism with neighbouring countries, in particular the Southern African Development Community (SADC).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Defence, Prosecution Lawyers Clash in Masogange’s Drug Case

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The defense counsel on Wednesday objected the admission of an examination report regarding Masogange’s urine test. The socialite, whose name is Agness Gerald Waya is charged at Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court with using narc…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The defense counsel on Wednesday objected the admission of an examination report regarding Masogange's urine test. The socialite, whose name is Agness Gerald Waya is charged at Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court with using narcotic drugs.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Loan Request – Govs Must Give Final Nod Before NASS Approval – Reps

[Vanguard] Abuja -The House of Representatives said, yesterday, that governors and the Houses of Assembly of the 10 states seeking $1.858 billion external loan from development partners must endorse the 2016-2018 external borrowing plan before their ow…

[Vanguard] Abuja -The House of Representatives said, yesterday, that governors and the Houses of Assembly of the 10 states seeking $1.858 billion external loan from development partners must endorse the 2016-2018 external borrowing plan before their own final approval.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why Banks Prefer Individuals for Loans

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Commercial banks are increasingly shifting the provision of loans from the productive sector to individuals as they seek to remain profitable amid a tight liquidity situation, a new study shows.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Commercial banks are increasingly shifting the provision of loans from the productive sector to individuals as they seek to remain profitable amid a tight liquidity situation, a new study shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

A Surge in Terrorist Activities

[Guardian] It is heart-rending that kidnappings and terrorist activities are on the rise in Nigeria. Apart from the scourge of quasi-religious insurgency, armed robbery and sundry crimes, there is palpable fear over the menace of kidnappers across the …

[Guardian] It is heart-rending that kidnappings and terrorist activities are on the rise in Nigeria. Apart from the scourge of quasi-religious insurgency, armed robbery and sundry crimes, there is palpable fear over the menace of kidnappers across the country. The Kaduna-Abuja and the Lokoja-Abuja highways have indeed become notorious as hotspots for violent kidnapping. No less a person than the Federal official charged with internal security, Lt. Gen. Abdulrahman Danbazzau, declared recently that the scoundrels who

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

AKF Seeks to Develop Sunflower Markets

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) has launched a 2-year initiative called ‘Sustainable and Inclusive Sunflower Market Development Project’ or ‘Alizeti Maendeleo in Lindi and Mtwara regions.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Aga Khan Foundation (AKF) has launched a 2-year initiative called 'Sustainable and Inclusive Sunflower Market Development Project' or 'Alizeti Maendeleo in Lindi and Mtwara regions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania