Britain’s Vested Interests in the Newly Independent Country

[Zimbabwe Independent] THIS is the third in a series of articles of a detailed research paper by British academic Hazel Cameron on the state-sponsored killings of civilians by Zimbabwean security forces between 1982 and 1987 under the pretext of suppre…

[Zimbabwe Independent] THIS is the third in a series of articles of a detailed research paper by British academic Hazel Cameron on the state-sponsored killings of civilians by Zimbabwean security forces between 1982 and 1987 under the pretext of suppressing dissidents in the atrocities now widely referred to as the Gukurahundi massacres.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Love Letters to Tanzania – ‘Mothers’ Who Are Forgotten On Mothers’ Day

[Citizen] In Australia, it was near impossible to escape the expectation to spend big on Mothers’ Day last Sunday. Advertisers made you feel utterly ashamed of yourself if – until watching commercials touting expensive gift options – you still thought …

[Citizen] In Australia, it was near impossible to escape the expectation to spend big on Mothers' Day last Sunday. Advertisers made you feel utterly ashamed of yourself if - until watching commercials touting expensive gift options - you still thought that a phone call or visit may be enough to honour your mother.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda Urged to Harmonise Laws to Protect Lake Victoria

[Citizen] Musoma -Lake Victoria stakeholders have been urged to push for harmonisation of laws to protect Lake Victoria for the betterment of present and future generations.

[Citizen] Musoma -Lake Victoria stakeholders have been urged to push for harmonisation of laws to protect Lake Victoria for the betterment of present and future generations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Poor Agriculture Output Affects Zim-Asset

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation (Zim-Asset) has failed to achieve its targets due to underperformance of the agricultural sector, a government official said last week.

[Financial Gazette] The Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation (Zim-Asset) has failed to achieve its targets due to underperformance of the agricultural sector, a government official said last week.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Niger Delta Group Knock Bayelsa Governor Over Jonathan Comment

[Leadership] For claiming that the Jonathan Administration did nothing for the Ijaw, a Niger Delta rights association, the Movement for the Sustainability of Ijaw People has knocked Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson, describing him as scheming to …

[Leadership] For claiming that the Jonathan Administration did nothing for the Ijaw, a Niger Delta rights association, the Movement for the Sustainability of Ijaw People has knocked Bayelsa State Governor Seriake Dickson, describing him as scheming to take the place of the former President as the foremost Ijaw leader.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Arrest Warrants Issued for Suspects in Journalist Deyda Hydara’s Murder

[CPJ] New York -A magistrate’s court in Banjul today issued arrest warrants for two people suspected of murdering Gambian editor Deyda Hydara in 2004, according to media reports. The two suspects are not in the country, according to reports.

[CPJ] New York -A magistrate's court in Banjul today issued arrest warrants for two people suspected of murdering Gambian editor Deyda Hydara in 2004, according to media reports. The two suspects are not in the country, according to reports.

source: AllAfrica News: Gambia

Govt Moves to Develop Traditional Medicine

[Leadership] Lagos -The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) is set to vet all traditional medicine products produced in the country to ascertain its efficiency and safety for human consumption.

[Leadership] Lagos -The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) is set to vet all traditional medicine products produced in the country to ascertain its efficiency and safety for human consumption.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chess Federation Plans for Algeria Competition

[Observer] The Liberia Chess Federation (LCF) has recently participated in the West Africa 4-4 individual chess tournament in Monrovia with three of its players emerging winners, next to Nigeria and the Ivory Coast.

[Observer] The Liberia Chess Federation (LCF) has recently participated in the West Africa 4-4 individual chess tournament in Monrovia with three of its players emerging winners, next to Nigeria and the Ivory Coast.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

New Pyramid Scheme Takes Dar By Storm Amid Queries

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A new pyramid scheme has emerged in the city, conducting the shoddy business that involves the selling of forms to unsuspecting individuals, The Citizen has learnt.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A new pyramid scheme has emerged in the city, conducting the shoddy business that involves the selling of forms to unsuspecting individuals, The Citizen has learnt.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania