Tributes Pour in for Joost

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Tributes are still streaming in this morning for the late rugby legend, Joost van der Westhuizen, who passed on Monday following a long battle with motor neuron disease.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Tributes are still streaming in this morning for the late rugby legend, Joost van der Westhuizen, who passed on Monday following a long battle with motor neuron disease.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Country Terror Free – Govt Assured Parliament

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday assured the Parliament that the country is facing no terror threat and law enforcers are working around the clocks to maintain security and order.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday assured the Parliament that the country is facing no terror threat and law enforcers are working around the clocks to maintain security and order.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Inside Kenya’s Failed AU Election Strategy

[East African] Kenya’s irresolute stand over Morocco’s readmission into the African Union, its strong support for African countries’ withdrawal from the International Criminal Court and a host of other geopolitical issues around the East African Commun…

[East African] Kenya's irresolute stand over Morocco's readmission into the African Union, its strong support for African countries' withdrawal from the International Criminal Court and a host of other geopolitical issues around the East African Community may have cost it the African Union Commission chair.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Govt Called On to Reconsider Funding Research Institutions

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has been urged to reconsider financing research organisations and institutions if at all the focus is to become a middle income economy by 2025.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has been urged to reconsider financing research organisations and institutions if at all the focus is to become a middle income economy by 2025.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

We’ll End $50 Billion Illicit Outflow of Africa’s Mineral Wealth – Fayemi

[Leadership] Abuja -The minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, alongside other ministers of mines across Africa are in the forefront of the new drive to reverse illicit outflows of the continent’s mineral resource wealth.

[Leadership] Abuja -The minister of Mines and Steel Development, Dr Kayode Fayemi, alongside other ministers of mines across Africa are in the forefront of the new drive to reverse illicit outflows of the continent's mineral resource wealth.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Stage Set for Tanzania, Malawi’s Lake Nyasa Dispute Resolution

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A meeting of the joint permanent commission of cooperation (JPCC) between Tanzania and Malawi has put in place an enabling environment to resolve amicably a boundary dispute on Lake Nyasa.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A meeting of the joint permanent commission of cooperation (JPCC) between Tanzania and Malawi has put in place an enabling environment to resolve amicably a boundary dispute on Lake Nyasa.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

President Backs Magufuli War On Drugs

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday said he supports the anti-narcotics crackdown declared by the Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner, Mr Paul Makonda. He ordered security organs to arrest and press charges against individuals im…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday said he supports the anti-narcotics crackdown declared by the Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner, Mr Paul Makonda. He ordered security organs to arrest and press charges against individuals implicated in the use and trading of illicit drugs regardless of their social status.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Parliament Wants Universities Commission’s Admissions Role Stripped

[Citizen] Dodoma -A Parliamentary committee has proposed that the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) be stripped of a role on student admissions to remain with its core duty of maintaining the quality of higher education institutions.

[Citizen] Dodoma -A Parliamentary committee has proposed that the Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) be stripped of a role on student admissions to remain with its core duty of maintaining the quality of higher education institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Court Steps in Billionaire’s Sister Death Saga

[Daily News] The high Court has decided to intervene in the saga where a sister to Arusha- based ‘billionaire’ who traded in gemstones, Erasto Msuya, Aneth Elisana Msuya, who was an economist with Ministry of Finance and Planning, was killed in controv…

[Daily News] The high Court has decided to intervene in the saga where a sister to Arusha- based 'billionaire' who traded in gemstones, Erasto Msuya, Aneth Elisana Msuya, who was an economist with Ministry of Finance and Planning, was killed in controversial circumstances.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania