Ruling Party CCM Garners All Parliamentary Seats in By-Election

[Daily News] THE ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi (CCM) has scooped all the three parliamentary seats in the Saturday’s by-elections, retaining two constituencies and grabbing one from the opposition CHADEMA. The results as announced in all three contested e…

[Daily News] THE ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi (CCM) has scooped all the three parliamentary seats in the Saturday's by-elections, retaining two constituencies and grabbing one from the opposition CHADEMA. The results as announced in all three contested electorates show that CCM recorded landslide victory, getting about 90 per cent of all votes cast.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania and Rwanda Agree On SGR Project

[Daily News] TANZANIA and Rwanda have agreed to construct a Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) network connecting Isaka in Shinyanga to Kigali, with the key goal of linking the landlocked country to the port of Dar es Salaam.

[Daily News] TANZANIA and Rwanda have agreed to construct a Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) network connecting Isaka in Shinyanga to Kigali, with the key goal of linking the landlocked country to the port of Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Country’s Future Bleak Unless President Changes Policies – EU Envoy

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe is starring down the barrel with bleak economic prospects unless President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s administration bites the bullet, EU ambassador to Harare, Philippe van Damme, has said.

[New Zimbabwe] Zimbabwe is starring down the barrel with bleak economic prospects unless President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration bites the bullet, EU ambassador to Harare, Philippe van Damme, has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

President Zuma Should Not Be Humiliated – New ANC Leader Ramaphosa

[News24Wire] If President Jacob Zuma has to leave before his term ends, he should not be humiliated in the process, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa told eNCA on Sunday.

[News24Wire] If President Jacob Zuma has to leave before his term ends, he should not be humiliated in the process, Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa told eNCA on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Cape Town Mayor De Lille ‘Must Take Responsibility’ – Opposition Leader

[News24Wire] While Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille must “take ultimate political responsibility” for the serious allegations against her, the DA’s Federal Executive Council (FedEx) decided in adherence of due process and De Lille’s rights not to susp…

[News24Wire] While Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille must "take ultimate political responsibility" for the serious allegations against her, the DA's Federal Executive Council (FedEx) decided in adherence of due process and De Lille's rights not to suspend her as mayor of Cape Town.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Shiites Dismiss Media Interview, Insist On Release of Leader

[Premium Times] The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) said on Sunday that it was not blown away by the Saturday afternoon media interview which the State Security Service arranged for its detained leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

[Premium Times] The Islamic Movement of Nigeria (IMN) said on Sunday that it was not blown away by the Saturday afternoon media interview which the State Security Service arranged for its detained leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

University Lecturers Threaten New Strike

[Nation] Learning in public universities could be paralysed again this semester following emerging disagreements between the University Academic Staff Union (Uasu) and their employer over negotiations on the 2017-2021 collective bargaining agreement.

[Nation] Learning in public universities could be paralysed again this semester following emerging disagreements between the University Academic Staff Union (Uasu) and their employer over negotiations on the 2017-2021 collective bargaining agreement.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya