Ex-Institute for Medical Research Boss Speaks for First Time Since Her New Job At WHO

[Citizen] Geneva -Former Director General of the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR), Dr Mwele Malecela, speaks exclusively to The Citizen’s Health Reporter Syriacus Buguzi on the sidelines of last week’s global summit on Neglected Tropical …

[Citizen] Geneva -Former Director General of the National Institute for Medical Research (NIMR), Dr Mwele Malecela, speaks exclusively to The Citizen's Health Reporter Syriacus Buguzi on the sidelines of last week's global summit on Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs) thet took place here. Now working as director in the Office of Africa Regional Director at the World Health Organisation, Dr Malecela speaks to a Tanzanian newspaper for the first time since her appointment to her new position, which she landed five months afte

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Simba, Yanga May Clash in Final

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans have been drawn against stubborn Mbao FC in the semi-finals of the FA Cup while their archrivals Simba will come up against familiar foes in the shape of Azam FC.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Young Africans have been drawn against stubborn Mbao FC in the semi-finals of the FA Cup while their archrivals Simba will come up against familiar foes in the shape of Azam FC.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UK General Election – Tony Blair Wants ‘Proper’ Debate on Brexit

[Cameroon Tribune] Tony Blair has urged voters not to elect MPs who “back Brexit at any cost”, whichever party they are from. The ex-PM told the BBC that Brexit was a bigger issue than party allegiance for the general election on 8 June. He said the To…

[Cameroon Tribune] Tony Blair has urged voters not to elect MPs who "back Brexit at any cost", whichever party they are from. The ex-PM told the BBC that Brexit was a bigger issue than party allegiance for the general election on 8 June. He said the Tories were likely to win but a big Labour vote could constrain the PM, whose "unreasonable" policy was being driven by her party's right wing. And he said he felt so passionately about Brexit he was "almost motivated" to re-enter British politics himself.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Stage Set for Hearing of High-Profile Drug Cases

[Citizen] Moshi -Hearing of three cases of suspects nabbed with drugs at the Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) in 2013 and 2014 will take place at the High Court here this week.

[Citizen] Moshi -Hearing of three cases of suspects nabbed with drugs at the Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) in 2013 and 2014 will take place at the High Court here this week.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

USAID Boss On Importance of Community Involvement

[NEWS] The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) over the weekend climaxed to mark nearly six years of achievement of the USAID Advancing Youth Project (AYP) implemented by EDC in Liberia.

[NEWS] The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) over the weekend climaxed to mark nearly six years of achievement of the USAID Advancing Youth Project (AYP) implemented by EDC in Liberia.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Find Launches New Project

[NEWS] The Foundation for International Dignity (FIND), with support from the Government of Japan through the United Nations Development Programme(UNDP), has launched a new project in Nimba County.

[NEWS] The Foundation for International Dignity (FIND), with support from the Government of Japan through the United Nations Development Programme(UNDP), has launched a new project in Nimba County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Johnson-Urey Coalition Sealed

[NEWS] In line with the Ganta, Nimba County declaration early last year, three political parties last Friday collaborated in what appeared to be a coalition for the impending 2017 general and presidential elections.

[NEWS] In line with the Ganta, Nimba County declaration early last year, three political parties last Friday collaborated in what appeared to be a coalition for the impending 2017 general and presidential elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Arms Dealer Sentenced

[NEWS] An international timber trader, who used his business as cover for smuggling weapons to the regime of ex-Liberian President Charles Taylor, in defiance of a UN arms embargo, has been sentenced to 19 years in prison by a Dutch court.

[NEWS] An international timber trader, who used his business as cover for smuggling weapons to the regime of ex-Liberian President Charles Taylor, in defiance of a UN arms embargo, has been sentenced to 19 years in prison by a Dutch court.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Korkoya’s Resignation Demanded

[NEWS] Liberia Human Rights Campaign (LHRC), a premier Liberian human rights organization, based in the United States, is demanding and insisting the resignation of Cllr. Jerome Korkoya, the Chairman of the Liberia National Elections Commission (NEC).

[NEWS] Liberia Human Rights Campaign (LHRC), a premier Liberian human rights organization, based in the United States, is demanding and insisting the resignation of Cllr. Jerome Korkoya, the Chairman of the Liberia National Elections Commission (NEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia