Somali Returnees Worry About Amenities

[East African] Aden Abdiraman Warsama, a Somali refugee who has been living at the Dadaab camp in Garissa County in northeastern Kenya since 2008, is optimistic about returning home.

[East African] Aden Abdiraman Warsama, a Somali refugee who has been living at the Dadaab camp in Garissa County in northeastern Kenya since 2008, is optimistic about returning home.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Rethinking Agriculture in South Africa – Constraints and Opportunities

[Africa In Fact] PLAAS at the University of the Western Cape organised a very valuable and successful conference on Rethinking Agriculture 11-13th October 2016. This response is my personal perspective on papers given at the conference, drawing a littl…

[Africa In Fact] PLAAS at the University of the Western Cape organised a very valuable and successful conference on Rethinking Agriculture 11-13th October 2016. This response is my personal perspective on papers given at the conference, drawing a little on related research. As there were parallel sessions, I did not hear all of the papers. My notes are partial even for the sessions that I did attend, so this cannot pretend to be a full summary. Presentations focused largely on the future of smallholders, but there were als

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

KZN Blood Bank Only Left With Enough Blood for Three Days

[News24Wire] Three days’ worth of blood is all that remains at the South African National Blood Service (SANBS) in KwaZulu-Natal, the provincial department of health said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Three days' worth of blood is all that remains at the South African National Blood Service (SANBS) in KwaZulu-Natal, the provincial department of health said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Army’s Influence Over Govt May Lead to Another Coup – Opposition Party

[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Finance Minister Tendai Biti’s opposition party has warned that the military’s overbearing influence on the country’s political affairs still presented conditions of another coup in the country.

[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Finance Minister Tendai Biti's opposition party has warned that the military's overbearing influence on the country's political affairs still presented conditions of another coup in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

12-Year-Old Cape Town Girl Dies After Drinking Father’s Cancer Medicine

[News24Wire] A 12-year-old Cape Town girl died after drinking medicine that was meant for her ill father, police said on Wednesday.”This office can confirm that a 12-year-old girl from Eindhoven drank her father’s medicine and died as a result,” said p…

[News24Wire] A 12-year-old Cape Town girl died after drinking medicine that was meant for her ill father, police said on Wednesday."This office can confirm that a 12-year-old girl from Eindhoven drank her father's medicine and died as a result," said police spokesperson Captain FC Van Wyk.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Polokwane Residents Burn Minibus Taxi, Stone Four Others

[News24Wire] Residents of Maijane Village in Polokwane allegedly burnt a minibus taxi and stoned four others, after a group of taxi operators forced a resident to use a taxi, instead of hitchhiking, near the Seleteng taxi rank, police said on Wednesday.

[News24Wire] Residents of Maijane Village in Polokwane allegedly burnt a minibus taxi and stoned four others, after a group of taxi operators forced a resident to use a taxi, instead of hitchhiking, near the Seleteng taxi rank, police said on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Tightening Lubricants Trade to Be Huge Relief

[Daily News] OWNERS of cars and other machineries may have something to smile about, in the wake of which the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) has officially thrown its weight behind regulating the local lubricants business.

[Daily News] OWNERS of cars and other machineries may have something to smile about, in the wake of which the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) has officially thrown its weight behind regulating the local lubricants business.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Motorists to Dig Deeper for Fuel This Month

[Daily News] MOTORISTS have started the New Year digging deeper into their pockets following hiked prices of petroleum products. Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) said yesterday in a statement that price hike for the month of Janu…

[Daily News] MOTORISTS have started the New Year digging deeper into their pockets following hiked prices of petroleum products. Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) said yesterday in a statement that price hike for the month of January was driven by changes in the world oil market prices and Bulk Procurement System (BPS) premiums.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

TRA Launches Nationwide 2018 Taxpayers Campaign

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Revenue Authority yesterday launched a taxpayers’ registration campaign this year to ensure that everyone who qualifies gets a TIN number in a bid to increase its tax base.

[Daily News] THE Tanzania Revenue Authority yesterday launched a taxpayers' registration campaign this year to ensure that everyone who qualifies gets a TIN number in a bid to increase its tax base.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania