Parliament Gets Major Cash Boost

[Citizen] Dodoma -An opposition legislator has urged the Treasury to increase budgetary allocation to the National Assembly saying the decision to cut costs may negatively affect parliamentary operations.

[Citizen] Dodoma -An opposition legislator has urged the Treasury to increase budgetary allocation to the National Assembly saying the decision to cut costs may negatively affect parliamentary operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Beware Genocide, EAC Bloc Warned

[Citizen] Arusha -The East African Community (EAC) citizens have been advised to be on the look out for symptoms of looming genocide and take the preventive measures.

[Citizen] Arusha -The East African Community (EAC) citizens have been advised to be on the look out for symptoms of looming genocide and take the preventive measures.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Parties Registrar On the Spot Over Deepening CUF Crisis

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Office of the Political Parties Registrar yesterday found itself deep in the soup as opposition MPs gave it a tongue-lashing for meddling and taking sides in the bitter Civic United Front (CUF) crisis.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Office of the Political Parties Registrar yesterday found itself deep in the soup as opposition MPs gave it a tongue-lashing for meddling and taking sides in the bitter Civic United Front (CUF) crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fire Engulfs Federal Air Agency’s Headquarters

[This Day] ?Workers of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) were nearly asphyxiated this morning when thick smoke emanating from serious fire from one part of the headquarters of the agency engulfed the whole offices and forced the workers …

[This Day] ?Workers of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) were nearly asphyxiated this morning when thick smoke emanating from serious fire from one part of the headquarters of the agency engulfed the whole offices and forced the workers to scamper for safety.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cast Tax Net Wider to Ease Burden On Workers – Lobby

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has been advised to come up with new sources of revenue instead of relying on “simple to catch sources” such as pay as you earn (PAYE) taz.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has been advised to come up with new sources of revenue instead of relying on "simple to catch sources" such as pay as you earn (PAYE) taz.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

MPs Link National Security to Arrests, Abductions

[Citizen] Dodoma -Kigoma Urban MP, Zitto Kabwe has said he will submit a private motion in Parliament to seek formation of a special committee to investigate incidents of abductions and disappearances of several people in the country.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Kigoma Urban MP, Zitto Kabwe has said he will submit a private motion in Parliament to seek formation of a special committee to investigate incidents of abductions and disappearances of several people in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Impact of Child Marriages On the Continent

[The Herald] Mareledi Segotso Correspondent In 2014, the African Union (AU) launched the campaign to end child marriages, which is a pathway to end child marriages in Africa and providing a brighter future for millions of girls.

[The Herald] Mareledi Segotso Correspondent In 2014, the African Union (AU) launched the campaign to end child marriages, which is a pathway to end child marriages in Africa and providing a brighter future for millions of girls.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

2 Nabbed Over U.S.$3, 5 Million Fraud Targeting Foreign Investor

[New Zimbabwe] A Belize-based company which was exploring investment opportunities in Zimbabwe allegedly lost $3, 5 million after being duped by two local mining company bosses.

[New Zimbabwe] A Belize-based company which was exploring investment opportunities in Zimbabwe allegedly lost $3, 5 million after being duped by two local mining company bosses.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Govt Grappling With Barriers Dividing French, English-speaking Regions

[VOA] A strike in English-speaking parts of Cameroon is approaching its sixth month mark. Schools in those areas remain shut and business paralyzed. As tensions deepen, Cameroon has begun grappling with some of the deeper grievances underpinning the di…

[VOA] A strike in English-speaking parts of Cameroon is approaching its sixth month mark. Schools in those areas remain shut and business paralyzed. As tensions deepen, Cameroon has begun grappling with some of the deeper grievances underpinning the divide.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Police ‘Harass Journalists, Raid Hichilema’s Residence’

[Zambia Reports] Police have assaulted Mazabuka Central UPND member of parliament Gary Nkombo when he tried to enter UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema’s residence in a midnight raid.

[Zambia Reports] Police have assaulted Mazabuka Central UPND member of parliament Gary Nkombo when he tried to enter UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema's residence in a midnight raid.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia