Malawi Plans to Take Lake Dispute With Tanzania to Hague Court

[East African] Malawi is planning to take its dispute with Tanzania over Lake Malawi, with its potentially massive reserves of oil and gas, to the International Court of Justice in the Hague, the foreign affairs minister said on Wednesday.

[East African] Malawi is planning to take its dispute with Tanzania over Lake Malawi, with its potentially massive reserves of oil and gas, to the International Court of Justice in the Hague, the foreign affairs minister said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

Civil Society Demands Law Reform

[East African] Tanzania’s civil society is shifting its focus from the anticipated constitutional review to push for electoral reforms to ensure that the next General Election in 2020 is free and fair.

[East African] Tanzania's civil society is shifting its focus from the anticipated constitutional review to push for electoral reforms to ensure that the next General Election in 2020 is free and fair.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt to Sell Exiled Tycoon’s Property

[East African] The Rwandan Revenue Authority has placed Kigali’s Union Trade Centre — a $20 million mall owned by exiled tycoon Tribert Rujugiro Ayabatwa — among properties to be auctioned for defaulting on their taxes.

[East African] The Rwandan Revenue Authority has placed Kigali's Union Trade Centre -- a $20 million mall owned by exiled tycoon Tribert Rujugiro Ayabatwa -- among properties to be auctioned for defaulting on their taxes.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

A Full in Tray Awaits Presidents At EAC Summit

[East African] A tight agenda awaits the East Africa Community Heads of State Summit when it meets in Dar es Salaam this week, for a meeting that has been postponed three times.

[East African] A tight agenda awaits the East Africa Community Heads of State Summit when it meets in Dar es Salaam this week, for a meeting that has been postponed three times.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Presidential Candidate Vows to Soldier on Despite Nude Photo Scandal

[East African] Ever since Diane Shima Rwigara came out to express her political views — and later declared her intention to run for president of Rwanda in the August 4 elections — the 35-year-old has attracted praise and criticism in equal measure.

[East African] Ever since Diane Shima Rwigara came out to express her political views -- and later declared her intention to run for president of Rwanda in the August 4 elections -- the 35-year-old has attracted praise and criticism in equal measure.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda