Why a New Identity for EAC Is Long Overdue

[Citizen] Arusha -In July 1997, the East African Community (EAC), whose secretariat had back then just been slightly over a year since it was launched, came out with its emblem and logo.

[Citizen] Arusha -In July 1997, the East African Community (EAC), whose secretariat had back then just been slightly over a year since it was launched, came out with its emblem and logo.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Warns On Social Media Posts

[Namibian] Government officials must be careful of what they post on social media – even as private individuals – because the public might assume that the views are made in their professional capacity, a newly proposed policy says.

[Namibian] Government officials must be careful of what they post on social media - even as private individuals - because the public might assume that the views are made in their professional capacity, a newly proposed policy says.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Mining Rot – Can Magufuli Shake the Dust Off Ruling Party?

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As Tanzanians grapple with what exactly to make of the findings of two presidential committees tasked with investigating the mineral concentrates saga, the spotlight is now on the pair of hands that are accused of signing the b…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As Tanzanians grapple with what exactly to make of the findings of two presidential committees tasked with investigating the mineral concentrates saga, the spotlight is now on the pair of hands that are accused of signing the bad deals that have caused the Treasury shocking losses in potential revenue.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Niger Govt Declares ‘State of Emergency’ On Federal Roads

[Vanguard] The Niger Government on Wednesday declared ‘state of emergency’ on federal roads following the collapse of two bridges, linking the Western and Northern Nigeria.

[Vanguard] The Niger Government on Wednesday declared 'state of emergency' on federal roads following the collapse of two bridges, linking the Western and Northern Nigeria.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

How I Rejected N1 Billion Bribe As Governor – Amaechi

[Premium Times] A former governor of Rivers State and Nigeria’s Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday said he once rejected N1 billion bribe when he served as governor of the oil rich state.

[Premium Times] A former governor of Rivers State and Nigeria's Minister of Transport, Rotimi Amaechi, on Tuesday said he once rejected N1 billion bribe when he served as governor of the oil rich state.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

We Believe That There Must Be a Country Called Nigeria, Says Wike

[Vanguard] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that Rivers people are insisting on true federalism because they crave a country where all federating units are allowed to develop in line with their respective potentials and resources.

[Vanguard] Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has declared that Rivers people are insisting on true federalism because they crave a country where all federating units are allowed to develop in line with their respective potentials and resources.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why We Cleared Saraki on False Asset Charge – Tribunal

[Premium Times] The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Wednesday cleared the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, of false asset declaration charges, brought against him in September 2015.

[Premium Times] The Code of Conduct Tribunal on Wednesday cleared the Senate President, Bukola Saraki, of false asset declaration charges, brought against him in September 2015.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Expert – Tanzanians Sail Under Gambled Health Budget

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -One of the leading financial consultants under Deloitte, Dr Melchior Ngido has said that Tanzanians have been swinging under gambled health budget due to the fact that so far there is no thorough research to establish data on t…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -One of the leading financial consultants under Deloitte, Dr Melchior Ngido has said that Tanzanians have been swinging under gambled health budget due to the fact that so far there is no thorough research to establish data on the effects of health related problems and issues on the national economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Political Parties Challenged to Embrace Gender Equality

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Women participation in politics is said to remain low because it isn’t a priority within political parties. Political Science Professor Ruth Meena voiced this during a panel discussion at this year’s Mwalimu Nyerere Professoria…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Women participation in politics is said to remain low because it isn't a priority within political parties. Political Science Professor Ruth Meena voiced this during a panel discussion at this year's Mwalimu Nyerere Professorial Chair on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania