Tip-Offs Take Root As Govts ‘Ignore’ Graft

[Citizen] Arusha -With an estimated 75 million people reported to be paying a bribe each year, in some cases for them to access even the most basic of social services, there is every reason for policymakers to worry about the new lows of corruption in …

[Citizen] Arusha -With an estimated 75 million people reported to be paying a bribe each year, in some cases for them to access even the most basic of social services, there is every reason for policymakers to worry about the new lows of corruption in Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cost of Flying Swazi King’s Jet

[Swazi Media] As confusion reigns over the true cost on King Mswati III second private jet, confidential figures suggest his present plane may have cost Swaziland at least US$15 million to operate since he received it in 2012.

[Swazi Media] As confusion reigns over the true cost on King Mswati III second private jet, confidential figures suggest his present plane may have cost Swaziland at least US$15 million to operate since he received it in 2012.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland

At Last! Coaches to Get World Track Medals in London

[Nation] Kenyan coaches now have every reason to smile and train their athletes well since coaches of medal-winning athletes will for the first time ever receive medals at this year’s IAAF World Championships in London.

[Nation] Kenyan coaches now have every reason to smile and train their athletes well since coaches of medal-winning athletes will for the first time ever receive medals at this year's IAAF World Championships in London.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

At Last, the Country Has a Document to Rationalise Land Use

[Nation] Lack of planning of land and related resources has resulted in unequal distribution, underuse of areas considered low potential and overstretching of those believed to be high potential.

[Nation] Lack of planning of land and related resources has resulted in unequal distribution, underuse of areas considered low potential and overstretching of those believed to be high potential.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Tanzania Scientists Explain Why Mosquito Net Treatment Safe

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Senior scientists at the National Institute for Medical Research (Nimr) in Tanzania yesterday allayed public fears following reports of a study by a Kenyan researcher who claimed that the common Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs)-…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Senior scientists at the National Institute for Medical Research (Nimr) in Tanzania yesterday allayed public fears following reports of a study by a Kenyan researcher who claimed that the common Insecticide Treated Nets (ITNs)--also used here--are unsafe.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Turning 53, Tanzania Has Indeed Come a Long Way

[Citizen] Exactly 53 years ago today, the Republic of Tanganyika, which had earned its independence from Britain slightly over three years earlier, and People’s Republic of Zanzibar that came to being on January 12, 1964, following the overthrow of the…

[Citizen] Exactly 53 years ago today, the Republic of Tanganyika, which had earned its independence from Britain slightly over three years earlier, and People's Republic of Zanzibar that came to being on January 12, 1964, following the overthrow of the Sultan and his mainly Arab-led government, each forfeited its autonomy to form the United Republic of Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Project to Clear Ghost Workers From Govt Payroll

[Nyasa Times] President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has described the Malawi National fibre backbone project a timely solution in cleaning up the civil service which, has been for some time, termed home of ghost workers.

[Nyasa Times] President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika has described the Malawi National fibre backbone project a timely solution in cleaning up the civil service which, has been for some time, termed home of ghost workers.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Shot in the Arm for Journalists to Cover Climate Change

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Natural Resources Forum (TNRF) in partnership with ministry of Regional Administration and Local Government (PORALG) under the President’s Office has pledged to support journalists with intention of majoring in rep…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Natural Resources Forum (TNRF) in partnership with ministry of Regional Administration and Local Government (PORALG) under the President's Office has pledged to support journalists with intention of majoring in reporting climate change.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ruling Paty and Opposition Are One and the Same – Audit

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Concerned about the lack of tight control of funds within political parties, the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has tabled a raft of measures that he believes can fill some major loopholes that for long could have been a …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Concerned about the lack of tight control of funds within political parties, the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) has tabled a raft of measures that he believes can fill some major loopholes that for long could have been a key source of dirty money for a well-connected few.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania