Well Done Tanzania to Ban Donkey Slaughter

[Citizen] An old adage goes, “It is better later than never,” and Tanzania has finally joined the world’s appeal to ban the slaughtering and trading of donkeys, whose population is now at 500,000 after no check was in place, allowing rapid distinction.

[Citizen] An old adage goes, "It is better later than never," and Tanzania has finally joined the world's appeal to ban the slaughtering and trading of donkeys, whose population is now at 500,000 after no check was in place, allowing rapid distinction.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Electoral Commission Soften Up On Reforms

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Electoral Commission ( MEC) has softed up on its earlier position regarding implementation of the proposed electoral reforms in the 2019 Tripartite Elections which may see a 50-plus-one electoral system.

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Electoral Commission ( MEC) has softed up on its earlier position regarding implementation of the proposed electoral reforms in the 2019 Tripartite Elections which may see a 50-plus-one electoral system.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

‘Developers Use Minister’s Name to Get Land’

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Urban and Rural Development Sophia Shaningwa has expressed unhappiness over the actions of some individuals, developers and private entities who are apparently going around with her name to local authorities to solicit l…

[New Era] Windhoek -Minister of Urban and Rural Development Sophia Shaningwa has expressed unhappiness over the actions of some individuals, developers and private entities who are apparently going around with her name to local authorities to solicit land for the construction of houses.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

WHO Optimistic on Controlling DRC Ebola Outbreak

[VOA] The World Health Organization’s regional chief for Africa reports prospects for rapidly controlling the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo are good.

[VOA] The World Health Organization's regional chief for Africa reports prospects for rapidly controlling the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo are good.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Museveni Urges Legislators to Emulate Mzee Byanyima

[Monitor] Parliament -President Museveni should follow in the footsteps of Mzee Boniface Byanyima if the socio-economic political fortunes of Uganda are to be turned around, Opposition MPs echoed during a special tribute sitting for the deceased Democr…

[Monitor] Parliament -President Museveni should follow in the footsteps of Mzee Boniface Byanyima if the socio-economic political fortunes of Uganda are to be turned around, Opposition MPs echoed during a special tribute sitting for the deceased Democratic Party icon.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Nalufenya – a Look Inside the Dreaded Police Station

[Monitor] Kampala -Most Ugandans have only recently found out that Nalufenya, located close to the source of the River Nile in Jinja, is not a happy place. But for many people in Busoga, this has been the reality at least since the early 1800s.

[Monitor] Kampala -Most Ugandans have only recently found out that Nalufenya, located close to the source of the River Nile in Jinja, is not a happy place. But for many people in Busoga, this has been the reality at least since the early 1800s.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Saudi Arabia Rejected Minister Kasaija’s Goats

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija has asked the ministry of Agriculture to identify nucleus farmers across the country to act as role models to other farmers so that the country produces livestock and crops based on set common standards.

[Monitor] Kampala -Finance minister Matia Kasaija has asked the ministry of Agriculture to identify nucleus farmers across the country to act as role models to other farmers so that the country produces livestock and crops based on set common standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

One Stabbed As Violence Rocks Ruling Party

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF youth Bulawayo provincial chairperson Anna Mokgokhloa and Bulawayo central district chairperson Magura Charumbira were Sunday afternoon among the injured when the ruling party members clashed at the party’s offices.

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF youth Bulawayo provincial chairperson Anna Mokgokhloa and Bulawayo central district chairperson Magura Charumbira were Sunday afternoon among the injured when the ruling party members clashed at the party's offices.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe