French President Reaffirms Commitment to Fight Terrorism in Sahel

[VOA] During his election campaign, France’s new president Emmanuel Macron promised he would visit French troops in Mali. Just days into his term, he made Mali his second foreign visit, and his first to Africa.

[VOA] During his election campaign, France's new president Emmanuel Macron promised he would visit French troops in Mali. Just days into his term, he made Mali his second foreign visit, and his first to Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: Mali

Uganda, Tanzania Sign Hoima-Tanga Oil Pipeline Construction

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni and his Tanzanian counterpart John Pombe Magufuli have signed the East African Crude Oil Pipeline Agreement (EACOP), which now paves way for construction of the proposed crude oil export pipeline from Hoima, in mid…

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni and his Tanzanian counterpart John Pombe Magufuli have signed the East African Crude Oil Pipeline Agreement (EACOP), which now paves way for construction of the proposed crude oil export pipeline from Hoima, in mid western Uganda to Tanzania's Indian Ocean port of Tanga.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Typhoid Outbreak in Lusaka

[Zambia Reports] Residents in Lusaka’s Kalingalinga are up in arms with the Ministry of Health following the outbreak of typhoid in compound.

[Zambia Reports] Residents in Lusaka's Kalingalinga are up in arms with the Ministry of Health following the outbreak of typhoid in compound.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Muslims Asked to Avoid Evils in Holy Month

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the Holy Month of Ramadhan is approaching, Muslims across the country have been asked to take part in the long month of fasting by doing what is right.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the Holy Month of Ramadhan is approaching, Muslims across the country have been asked to take part in the long month of fasting by doing what is right.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

AG Investigates Former Minister for Alleged Militia Links

[VOA] The attorney general of the Democratic Republic of the Congo opened an investigation Tuesday into a former government minister’s alleged sponsorship of militia violence in the Kasai region. The move follows a newspaper report that two slain U.N. …

[VOA] The attorney general of the Democratic Republic of the Congo opened an investigation Tuesday into a former government minister's alleged sponsorship of militia violence in the Kasai region. The move follows a newspaper report that two slain U.N. experts were probing the former minister's involvement.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Comics That Provoke Alternative Thinking

[Citizen] The youth of today always wants to know more, explore and question more than any other generation. But in today’s democracy, have we really understood the young people of Tanzania? Often times, we have left them out from our conversations to …

[Citizen] The youth of today always wants to know more, explore and question more than any other generation. But in today's democracy, have we really understood the young people of Tanzania? Often times, we have left them out from our conversations to address their needs and talk to them about their future or their role in the development of this country. Studies reveal that between 2015 and 2050, the number of African youth will increase from 230 million to 450 million. Youth are the most important generation for t

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania