Netball – Uhamiaji Unstoppable in Union Netball League

[Daily News] DEFENDING champions Uhamiaji maintained their winning streak after overpowering Pemba’s Duma by 64-21 goals in the ongoing Union Netball League at the Maisara Gymkhana Club courts in Zanzibar.

[Daily News] DEFENDING champions Uhamiaji maintained their winning streak after overpowering Pemba's Duma by 64-21 goals in the ongoing Union Netball League at the Maisara Gymkhana Club courts in Zanzibar.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Germany Donates Euro 2 Million for Refugees in Tanzania, Rwanda

[Citizen] Germany has contributed euro 2 million (about Sh5.2 billion) to World Food Programme (WFP) in order to maintain food assistance for almost half a million refugees and asylum seekers residing in Tanzania and Rwanda.

[Citizen] Germany has contributed euro 2 million (about Sh5.2 billion) to World Food Programme (WFP) in order to maintain food assistance for almost half a million refugees and asylum seekers residing in Tanzania and Rwanda.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Taking Stock of 5 Claims in Buhari’s 2018 Budget Speech

[Africa Check] Nigeria’s president is firmly back in the driving seat after two medical leaves of absence. Now mid-term, President Muhammadu Buhari has outlined his spending plans for 2018. But do his key claims add up?

[Africa Check] Nigeria's president is firmly back in the driving seat after two medical leaves of absence. Now mid-term, President Muhammadu Buhari has outlined his spending plans for 2018. But do his key claims add up?

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Think About It – What Role Do You Play in Normalising Violence Against Women?

[Daily Maverick] In 2012 The One in Nine Campaign produced this poster. It resonates deeply with the conversation we wish to provoke in the forthcoming Campaign: The PeopleVsHer; ThePeopleVsThem. The campaign is to be launched during the 16 Days of Act…

[Daily Maverick] In 2012 The One in Nine Campaign produced this poster. It resonates deeply with the conversation we wish to provoke in the forthcoming Campaign: The PeopleVsHer; ThePeopleVsThem. The campaign is to be launched during the 16 Days of Activism Opposing Violence Against Womxn and Girls by a group of organisations, collectives and individuals.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

ConCourt Wants Sassa to Explain Alternative Grants Payment Scheme

[News24Wire] The Constitutional Court has asked the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) to provide reasons why an alternative payment scheme, recently suggested by its expert panel, is feasible.

[News24Wire] The Constitutional Court has asked the South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) to provide reasons why an alternative payment scheme, recently suggested by its expert panel, is feasible.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Are the Nuclear Impositions Another Bleak Zuma Legacy?

[Daily Maverick] Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba and his predecessors Pravin Gordhan and Nhlanhla Nene were all right – we cannot afford nuclear while we cannot pay existing bills. By STEVE THORNE & GLYNN MORRIS.

[Daily Maverick] Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba and his predecessors Pravin Gordhan and Nhlanhla Nene were all right - we cannot afford nuclear while we cannot pay existing bills. By STEVE THORNE & GLYNN MORRIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Power Utility Staff At HQ Moved to Regional Offices

[Citizen] In response to the directive by President John Magufuli, Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) has started shifting its staff from the headquarters before demolition.

[Citizen] In response to the directive by President John Magufuli, Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) has started shifting its staff from the headquarters before demolition.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Confronting Corruption in SA – Why? How Much? How To?

[Daily Maverick] There is a great deal of low-hanging fruit available to our government if it chooses to “box smart” with the corrupt. Clawing back the proceeds of corrupt activities is a good start. The Assets Forfeiture Unit of the National Prosecuti…

[Daily Maverick] There is a great deal of low-hanging fruit available to our government if it chooses to "box smart" with the corrupt. Clawing back the proceeds of corrupt activities is a good start. The Assets Forfeiture Unit of the National Prosecuting Authority is well equipped to do so in the context of criminal investigations. And the Prevention and Combating of Corrupt Practices Act has adequate teeth and can be used to supplement the common law on fraud, theft and corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa