Misuse of Millions of Road Sign Funds Revealed

[Daily News] The Controller and Auditor General (CAG), Prof Mussa Assad, has accused the Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS) of misusing 309.7m/- that had been allocated for erection of signs for people with disabilities in eight regions of Tanza…

[Daily News] The Controller and Auditor General (CAG), Prof Mussa Assad, has accused the Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS) of misusing 309.7m/- that had been allocated for erection of signs for people with disabilities in eight regions of Tanzania Mainland.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Legislators Defend Councillors, Demand Better Pay Packages

[Daily News] Dodoma -Members of Parliament (MPs) have demanded an improved pay package for councillors arguing that, as the first point of contact for the central government, they were doing a lot of work in their communities.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Members of Parliament (MPs) have demanded an improved pay package for councillors arguing that, as the first point of contact for the central government, they were doing a lot of work in their communities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Swimming Icon Coventry Vies for Olympic Committee Post

[The Herald] THE stage has been set for Zimbabwe Olympic Committee elections, with the major highlight at the unveiling of nominees yesterday being the candidature of swimming legend Kirsty Coventry. After years of leading Zimbabwe’s teams from the blu…

[The Herald] THE stage has been set for Zimbabwe Olympic Committee elections, with the major highlight at the unveiling of nominees yesterday being the candidature of swimming legend Kirsty Coventry. After years of leading Zimbabwe's teams from the blue waters at the Olympic Games, Coventry now wants to be part of the administrative cast at ZOC where she has been nominated for the post of vice president.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Man Bribes Guard, Steals From Ex-Employer

[The Herald] A Mabvuku man and his alleged accomplices reportedly approached a security guard manning the premises of his former employer and gave him a $50 bribe to allow them to break into the warehouse and steal, a court heard yesterday. However, af…

[The Herald] A Mabvuku man and his alleged accomplices reportedly approached a security guard manning the premises of his former employer and gave him a $50 bribe to allow them to break into the warehouse and steal, a court heard yesterday. However, after receiving the bribe money, the guard -Upenyu Kanonge - alerted his bosses. A trap was then set. Trymore Guta (24) of New Mabvuku recently appeared before magistrate, Ms Barbra Chimboza, charged with unlawful entry in aggravating circumstances.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tanzania’s Former Minister Leads Second Peace Mission in Troubled DR Congo

[Daily News] Foreign Affairs and East African Co-operation Minister, Dr Augustine Mahiga and Deputy Foreign Ministers from Angola and Mozambique, arrived in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) yesterday to assess the political and security situation in that country.

[Daily News] Foreign Affairs and East African Co-operation Minister, Dr Augustine Mahiga and Deputy Foreign Ministers from Angola and Mozambique, arrived in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) yesterday to assess the political and security situation in that country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania