Hamilton Aquatics Interest in Tanzania Likely to Win Govt Approval

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has shown positive reception of the interest by United Arabs Emirates (UAE) Hamilton Aquatics club of building modern swimming pool as well as providing sports academy with training facilities in the country.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has shown positive reception of the interest by United Arabs Emirates (UAE) Hamilton Aquatics club of building modern swimming pool as well as providing sports academy with training facilities in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Comply With Court Order to Release El-Zakzaky, Amnesty Int’l Tells FG

[This Day] Abuja -Amnesty International yesterday called on the federal government to as a matter of urgency release the leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) otherwise known as Shiite, Shiek Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, following a court order mandating …

[This Day] Abuja -Amnesty International yesterday called on the federal government to as a matter of urgency release the leader of Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) otherwise known as Shiite, Shiek Ibrahim El-Zakzaky, following a court order mandating the government to set him free.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Use of Force Imminent As Ecowas Plans to Oust Jammeh

[This Day] The refusal of out going President Yaya Jammeh of The Gambia to agree to step down honourably on January 19, 2017 following his loss of the December 1, 2016 presidential election to the coalition of opposition parties’ candidate, Mr. Adam Ba…

[This Day] The refusal of out going President Yaya Jammeh of The Gambia to agree to step down honourably on January 19, 2017 following his loss of the December 1, 2016 presidential election to the coalition of opposition parties' candidate, Mr. Adam Barrow, has left the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) leaders with no other option than to eject him from office by military force.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Mnangagwa At Crossroads Over Cheeky Party Backers

[New Zimbabwe] EMBATTLED Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa walks a right rope following recent missteps which have left him at a crossroads on whether to dump party allies rooting for his succession or keep them close and risk the wrath of his principal.

[New Zimbabwe] EMBATTLED Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa walks a right rope following recent missteps which have left him at a crossroads on whether to dump party allies rooting for his succession or keep them close and risk the wrath of his principal.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Night Vigil for Late Archbishop Mugecha to Be Held in Kiambu

[Nation] A requiem Mass and night vigil for the late Africa Independent Pentecostal Church of Kenya (AIPCK) Archbishop John Baptista Mugecha will be held in Kiambu on Tuesday.

[Nation] A requiem Mass and night vigil for the late Africa Independent Pentecostal Church of Kenya (AIPCK) Archbishop John Baptista Mugecha will be held in Kiambu on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Politicians Accused of Undermining Military Efforts to End Terrorism

[Leadership] An Interfaith group, the Northern Interfaith and Religious Organisations for Peace (NIROP) has queried the motive behind the Borno state government’s reaction to the arrest and interrogation of the Chairman of Mafa Local Government Council…

[Leadership] An Interfaith group, the Northern Interfaith and Religious Organisations for Peace (NIROP) has queried the motive behind the Borno state government's reaction to the arrest and interrogation of the Chairman of Mafa Local Government Council, Alhaji Shettima Lawan who was caught harboring Boko Haram fighters.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

NSSA Should Make Good Investment Choices

[The Herald] News last week that Government had asked NSSA to gradually increase pension disbursements from the current $60 a month to $150 by end of March should be great music to pensioners. Life is hard for the average employee, it can only be harde…

[The Herald] News last week that Government had asked NSSA to gradually increase pension disbursements from the current $60 a month to $150 by end of March should be great music to pensioners. Life is hard for the average employee, it can only be harder for the pensioner who has very few options open to him, coupled with ailments and medical expenses that come with old age.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe