Ministry Out to Weed Out Dishonest Staff

[Daily News] Mlele -The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism will from now start screening all staff from its departments in order to flush out “dishonest employees” who are allegedly engaging in poaching activities and backing up poachers.

[Daily News] Mlele -The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism will from now start screening all staff from its departments in order to flush out "dishonest employees" who are allegedly engaging in poaching activities and backing up poachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Food Prices Rise in Darfur, Kordofan As Pound Falls

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Kadugli -Darfur has seen a sharp rise in prices for foodstuffs, consumer goods, and fuel over the past weeks, after a temporary respite following the announcement of the easing of US sanctions against Sudan.

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Kadugli -Darfur has seen a sharp rise in prices for foodstuffs, consumer goods, and fuel over the past weeks, after a temporary respite following the announcement of the easing of US sanctions against Sudan.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Forgery Network Foiled in South Darfur

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The Governor of South Darfur, Adam El Faki has announced three people have been arrested on charges of counterfeiting currency. Forging equipment and fake banknotes were seized.

[Radio Dabanga] Nyala -The Governor of South Darfur, Adam El Faki has announced three people have been arrested on charges of counterfeiting currency. Forging equipment and fake banknotes were seized.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Families Concerned for Health of Sudan Detainees

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The family of Saeed Abbas Abdelfattah, a teacher at the evangelical school in Omdurman, who has been detained for 45 days, have expressed concerns about his health. Memoranda for release have been submitted by the lawyers of D…

[Radio Dabanga] Khartoum -The family of Saeed Abbas Abdelfattah, a teacher at the evangelical school in Omdurman, who has been detained for 45 days, have expressed concerns about his health. Memoranda for release have been submitted by the lawyers of Dr Mudawi Ibrahim, detained by the security apparatus since the beginning of December 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Sudan

Tshisekedi’s Death Threatens Power-Sharing Plan

[RFI] The future of a proposed power-sharing deal in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been thrown into doubt by the death of longtime opposition figure Etienne Tshisekedi. The 84-year-old died in Brussels on Wednesday, as talks aiming to end the na…

[RFI] The future of a proposed power-sharing deal in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been thrown into doubt by the death of longtime opposition figure Etienne Tshisekedi. The 84-year-old died in Brussels on Wednesday, as talks aiming to end the nation's political crisis were under way in Kinshasa.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

FAO, EAC Sign Pact to Boost Agriculture

[Daily News] Arusha -The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organisation and the East Africa Community have signed a Grant Agreement to promote urban and rural agriculture and agribusiness so as to improve youth employment in Tanzania and other EAC m…

[Daily News] Arusha -The United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organisation and the East Africa Community have signed a Grant Agreement to promote urban and rural agriculture and agribusiness so as to improve youth employment in Tanzania and other EAC member states.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli Appoints New Army Boss

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yesterday appointed Lieutenant General Venance Mabeyo (pictured) the new Chief of Defence Forces (CDF), replacing General Davis Mwamunyange who has retired.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli yesterday appointed Lieutenant General Venance Mabeyo (pictured) the new Chief of Defence Forces (CDF), replacing General Davis Mwamunyange who has retired.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Traders Advised to Build Trust

[Daily News] Newly appointed Tanzania’s ambassadors to various countries abroad have called on the local business people to build trust which is crucial in forging better and strong partnership with their foreign traders.

[Daily News] Newly appointed Tanzania's ambassadors to various countries abroad have called on the local business people to build trust which is crucial in forging better and strong partnership with their foreign traders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Shut Down Some Embassies, Mugabe Told As Liquidity Crisis Continues

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe’s national assembly has reportedly urged President Robert Mugabe’s government to shut down some of the southern African country’s embassies as liquidity crisis continues.

[News24Wire] Zimbabwe's national assembly has reportedly urged President Robert Mugabe's government to shut down some of the southern African country's embassies as liquidity crisis continues.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe