Sluggish Kenyan Economy Hit By Multiple Negative Factors

[East African] Kenya’s Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) met on May 29 to decide on an appropriate policy rate to address the ever increasing cost of living and cost of doing business as seen in rising inflation, declining private sector credit, surging …

[East African] Kenya's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) met on May 29 to decide on an appropriate policy rate to address the ever increasing cost of living and cost of doing business as seen in rising inflation, declining private sector credit, surging public debt, shrinking revenue collection, increased campaign spending by politicians, falling corporate earnings and massive lay-offs.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Forgery Is Boil Not Mere Goosebumps

[Citizen] Recently, Tanzania has been teetering and tottering with news revolving around chronic and systemic forgery. No news is good news. When news broke that the government would audit academic certificates and credentials for all its employees, fo…

[Citizen] Recently, Tanzania has been teetering and tottering with news revolving around chronic and systemic forgery. No news is good news. When news broke that the government would audit academic certificates and credentials for all its employees, for forgers, it was a read-it-and-weep sort of thing.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Private Sector Needs More Export Processing Zones for Industrialisation

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The private sector has pleaded with the government to create more special economic and export processing zones in an effort to industrialise Tanzania.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The private sector has pleaded with the government to create more special economic and export processing zones in an effort to industrialise Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

High Time Tanzania Strictly Enforced Smoke-Free Policy

[Daily News] Worldwide, there are about 1.3 billion tobacco users, and every year about 6 million people around the world die from tobacco use. Each year, today, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) join the World Health Organisation (W…

[Daily News] Worldwide, there are about 1.3 billion tobacco users, and every year about 6 million people around the world die from tobacco use. Each year, today, the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) join the World Health Organisation (WHO) in observing World No Tobacco Day (WNTD).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Claims of Courtney Search Neglect Exaggerated – Zuma

[News24Wire] Claims that the police dragged their heels in the search for murdered Courtney Pieters were exaggerated, President Jacob Zuma said as he revisited Elsies River on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Claims that the police dragged their heels in the search for murdered Courtney Pieters were exaggerated, President Jacob Zuma said as he revisited Elsies River on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

President Calls On Elsies River to Unite Against Crime

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -President Jacob Zuma has urged the residents of Elsies River to unite against the “cancer” called crime, which has claimed the lives of women and children in the area.

[SAnews.gov.za] Cape Town -President Jacob Zuma has urged the residents of Elsies River to unite against the "cancer" called crime, which has claimed the lives of women and children in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ACM’s Contempt of Court Application ‘Laughable’ – ANCYL KZN

[News24Wire] African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) provincial secretary in KwaZulu-Natal, Thanduxolo Sabelo, described as “laughable” the contempt of court charge laid against the league by the Active Citizens Movement (ACM).

[News24Wire] African National Congress Youth League (ANCYL) provincial secretary in KwaZulu-Natal, Thanduxolo Sabelo, described as "laughable" the contempt of court charge laid against the league by the Active Citizens Movement (ACM).

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa