Areas Which Led in Witchcraft-Related Violence and Killings Named

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tabora, Mbeya and Shiyanga are among the 11 regions of Tanzania Mainland with a high incidence of witchcraft-related violence and killings, a recent report on the state of human rights in 2015/16 released by the Legal and Human…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tabora, Mbeya and Shiyanga are among the 11 regions of Tanzania Mainland with a high incidence of witchcraft-related violence and killings, a recent report on the state of human rights in 2015/16 released by the Legal and Human Rights Centre (LHRC) shows.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sowing the Mustard Seed Irrelevant – DP

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition Democratic Party (DP), has said the book which President Museveni rewrote ahead of the 2016 presidential elections was irrelevant to the curriculum of students.

[Monitor] Kampala -Opposition Democratic Party (DP), has said the book which President Museveni rewrote ahead of the 2016 presidential elections was irrelevant to the curriculum of students.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Use Taxpayers’ Money to Block Crime, Not the Opposition – MP

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Shadow Minister for Home Affairs, Mr Godbless Lema (Arusha Urban-Chadema), yesterday called on the government to stop using the Police Force for political expedience and instead invest more on the lawkeepers’ training and weapon u…

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Shadow Minister for Home Affairs, Mr Godbless Lema (Arusha Urban-Chadema), yesterday called on the government to stop using the Police Force for political expedience and instead invest more on the lawkeepers' training and weapon use to counter crimine that is esclating in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Authorities Plan to Assist Children, Parents Affected By Horror Accident

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Health authorities in Arusha Region plan to provide psycho-social support to children and parents, who are trying to come to terms with the deaths of 32 pupils in a road accident in Karatu District on Saturday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Health authorities in Arusha Region plan to provide psycho-social support to children and parents, who are trying to come to terms with the deaths of 32 pupils in a road accident in Karatu District on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Nigeria Wakes Up to Its Growing Vigilante Problem

[IRIN] Sporting a commando-style green knit hat despite the heat, Ali* boasts that he has found a foolproof way to kill up to 50 suspected Boko Haram members at a time, by roasting them in a pit.

[IRIN] Sporting a commando-style green knit hat despite the heat, Ali* boasts that he has found a foolproof way to kill up to 50 suspected Boko Haram members at a time, by roasting them in a pit.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Magufuli Factor in Kenyan Polls

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The fear that President John Magufuli could interfere in the Kenyan presidential election slated for August this year in favour of the opposition candidate Raila Odinga seems to be real in President Uhuru Kenyatta’s camp.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The fear that President John Magufuli could interfere in the Kenyan presidential election slated for August this year in favour of the opposition candidate Raila Odinga seems to be real in President Uhuru Kenyatta's camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Transport Minister Defends Talking Politics At Children’s Funerals

[News24Wire] Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi says there was nothing wrong with him criticising former president FW de Klerk at the funeral of 16 children killed in taxi crash, since he is a politician.

[News24Wire] Transport Minister Joe Maswanganyi says there was nothing wrong with him criticising former president FW de Klerk at the funeral of 16 children killed in taxi crash, since he is a politician.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa