South Africans Must Guard Against Hero Worshipping

[Daily Maverick] As we mobilise to force the ANC out of its holding pattern of unity above all else around President Jacob Zuma we must guard against raising the faces of the resistance onto pedestals.

[Daily Maverick] As we mobilise to force the ANC out of its holding pattern of unity above all else around President Jacob Zuma we must guard against raising the faces of the resistance onto pedestals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Regulator Raises Concern On Lucozade, Mirinda, Clears Fanta, Sprite

[Premium Times] The Consumer Protection Council, CPC, has called for further investigation of soft drinks sold in Nigeria, following the discovery that the benzoic acid in Mirinda (a product of Seven Up Bottling Company) and Lucozade (a product of Sunt…

[Premium Times] The Consumer Protection Council, CPC, has called for further investigation of soft drinks sold in Nigeria, following the discovery that the benzoic acid in Mirinda (a product of Seven Up Bottling Company) and Lucozade (a product of Suntory) is higher than the Nigerian regulatory standard of 250mg/kg.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Report Exposes Rot in the Govt

[Citizen] Dodoma -The National Audit Office (NAOT) has tabled reports for the financial year ending June 30, 2016, which expose losses and embezzlement of billions of shillings in public establishments.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The National Audit Office (NAOT) has tabled reports for the financial year ending June 30, 2016, which expose losses and embezzlement of billions of shillings in public establishments.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Police On High Alert Following Slain of Seven Law Enforcers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Deep investigations have been launched to identify and arrest people behind the killing of at least seven policemen in Rufiji District on Thursday evening.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Deep investigations have been launched to identify and arrest people behind the killing of at least seven policemen in Rufiji District on Thursday evening.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Electricity Firm Tanesco Is Bound to Make Losse – Report

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Three months since President John Magufuli blocked the hiking of power tariffs, the Controller and Auditor General (CAG), Prof Mussa Asad, yesterday warned that current charges were costly to the state-run power firm, Tanesco.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Three months since President John Magufuli blocked the hiking of power tariffs, the Controller and Auditor General (CAG), Prof Mussa Asad, yesterday warned that current charges were costly to the state-run power firm, Tanesco.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Opposition MP Zitto Kabwe Vows to Push Parliament to Probe Kidnappings

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe has urged the public not to lose heart after his request to table a private member’s motion on the recent spate of abductions and torture was turned down by Parliament.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe has urged the public not to lose heart after his request to table a private member's motion on the recent spate of abductions and torture was turned down by Parliament.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

8 Tanzanians Held in Malawi Given Suspended Sentences

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Eight Tanzanian nationals found guilty early this month in Malawi of criminal trespass on Kayerekera Uranium Mine have been given suspended sentences.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Eight Tanzanian nationals found guilty early this month in Malawi of criminal trespass on Kayerekera Uranium Mine have been given suspended sentences.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Local Governments Continue to Record Poor Financial Performance

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Local Governments Authorities (LGA) recorded overall under collection of own source revenue by 10 percent in financial year 2015/16 according to the attest report by the Controller and Auditor General (CAG).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Local Governments Authorities (LGA) recorded overall under collection of own source revenue by 10 percent in financial year 2015/16 according to the attest report by the Controller and Auditor General (CAG).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania