Ambitious Plan to Light Rural Households

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government plans to connect 75 per cent of households in the country with power in the coming five years, the minister of Energy and Minerals Prof Sospeter Muhongo has said.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government plans to connect 75 per cent of households in the country with power in the coming five years, the minister of Energy and Minerals Prof Sospeter Muhongo has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cervical Cancer Vaccine for Teens in the Pipeline

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government through the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children will start providing Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)-vaccines to girls aged 9-13 years from next year in an effort to scale-up cervi…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government through the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children will start providing Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)-vaccines to girls aged 9-13 years from next year in an effort to scale-up cervical cancer prevention and control strategies in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sh3 Billion Agriculture Project Set to Start

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The African Relief Organisation is investing Sh3 billion on the first phase of its irrigation project on the Rufiji Basin, the company announced yesterday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The African Relief Organisation is investing Sh3 billion on the first phase of its irrigation project on the Rufiji Basin, the company announced yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bank Increases Fixed Deposit Upfront Rates to 16%

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -BancABC yesterday introduced a special festive season gift that will see it giving up to 16 per cent interest up front on structured fixed deposit accounts.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -BancABC yesterday introduced a special festive season gift that will see it giving up to 16 per cent interest up front on structured fixed deposit accounts.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bigger Than the Weather II – the Corporate Cover-Up Goes Deeper

[Daily Maverick] In July 2016, we published an investigative feature that implicated the TUI Group, the world’s largest travel and tourism conglomerate, in a web of deceit and fraud that involved the deaths at sea of three South African sailors. The st…

[Daily Maverick] In July 2016, we published an investigative feature that implicated the TUI Group, the world's largest travel and tourism conglomerate, in a web of deceit and fraud that involved the deaths at sea of three South African sailors. The story reached over 100,000 readers worldwide, and was picked up by the international pro sailing community. We have since learnt that the cover-up goes a lot deeper than we reported, and that one or more of the sailors "almost certainly" could have been saved. TUI has been foun

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Award of Certificates to 30 Unemployed Women Under the Back to Work Programme

[Government of Mauritius] A first batch of 30 unemployed women who have completed a training programme on Induction to World of Work under the Back To Work Programme (BTWP) received their certificates yesterday at the seat of the Ministry of Labour, In…

[Government of Mauritius] A first batch of 30 unemployed women who have completed a training programme on Induction to World of Work under the Back To Work Programme (BTWP) received their certificates yesterday at the seat of the Ministry of Labour, Industrial Relations, Employment and Training, in Port Louis.

source: AllAfrica News: Mauritius

Stratcomm-Africa Marks 10th Anniversary of Praise Jam

[Ghana Govt.] This year’s edition of Praise Jam, an annual praise, worship and thanksgiving festival of Strategic Communications Africa Ltd. (Stratcomm Africa) – a Ghanaian Communications Agency with worldwide reputation – has taken place in Accra.

[Ghana Govt.] This year's edition of Praise Jam, an annual praise, worship and thanksgiving festival of Strategic Communications Africa Ltd. (Stratcomm Africa) - a Ghanaian Communications Agency with worldwide reputation - has taken place in Accra.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

ICC in Focus, Introduction to Ongwen Trial

[Independent (Kampala)] The trial in the case of The Prosecutor v. Dominic Ongwen is scheduled to open on Tuesday, 6 December 2016, at 9.30 (The Hague local time), before Trial Chamber IX of the International Criminal Court (ICC), composed of presiding Judge Bertram Schmitt, Judge Péter Kovács, and Judge Raul Cano Pangalangan.

[Independent (Kampala)] The trial in the case of The Prosecutor v. Dominic Ongwen is scheduled to open on Tuesday, 6 December 2016, at 9.30 (The Hague local time), before Trial Chamber IX of the International Criminal Court (ICC), composed of presiding Judge Bertram Schmitt, Judge Péter Kovács, and Judge Raul Cano Pangalangan.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda