Tobacco Sales Up 44%

[The Herald] Over 20 million kilogrammes of tobacco worth $52,5 million have been sold so far across the country’s auction and contract floors, according to statistics released by the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).

[The Herald] Over 20 million kilogrammes of tobacco worth $52,5 million have been sold so far across the country's auction and contract floors, according to statistics released by the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Heavy Rains Kill Three, Leave Hundreds Homeless

[Nyasa Times] Three people are reported dead while many others are left injured and over 2000 people are displaced in people in the areas of traditional authorities (TAs) Kilupula and Mwakaboko in Karonga District the after heavy rains battered the nor…

[Nyasa Times] Three people are reported dead while many others are left injured and over 2000 people are displaced in people in the areas of traditional authorities (TAs) Kilupula and Mwakaboko in Karonga District the after heavy rains battered the northern border district , officials have confirmed.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

EWURA Announces Slight Drop in Petrol Price

[Daily News] MOTORISTS in Tanzania will pay 3/- less for a litre of petrol effective today while pump prices for diesel and kerosene have increased by 12/- and 7/-, respectively, for the same quantity, according to monthly indicative prices announced b…

[Daily News] MOTORISTS in Tanzania will pay 3/- less for a litre of petrol effective today while pump prices for diesel and kerosene have increased by 12/- and 7/-, respectively, for the same quantity, according to monthly indicative prices announced by the industry regulator, yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ethics Body Looks Into Mombasa Governor’s Primary School Education

[Capital FM] Nairobi -When Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho took to podium to defend his Kenya Certificate of Secondary School results in response to suspicion that he fraudulently acquired them, he accused the government of going as far as seeking to …

[Capital FM] Nairobi -When Mombasa Governor Ali Hassan Joho took to podium to defend his Kenya Certificate of Secondary School results in response to suspicion that he fraudulently acquired them, he accused the government of going as far as seeking to verify if he went to nursery school in what he described as a witch-hunt.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Minister Lauds Arts College for Good Use of Development Funds

[Daily News] Minister for Information, Culture, Sports and Arts, Harrison Mwakyembe, yesterday paid glowing tribute to Institute for Arts and Culture Bagamoyo, TaSUBa management for good use of development funds.

[Daily News] Minister for Information, Culture, Sports and Arts, Harrison Mwakyembe, yesterday paid glowing tribute to Institute for Arts and Culture Bagamoyo, TaSUBa management for good use of development funds.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Prof. Kitila Mkumbo Named Permanent Secretary in Water, Irrigation Portfolios

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has appointed Prof Kitila Mkumbo Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Water and Irrigation, Chief Secretary Ambassador John Kijazi has announced.

[Daily News] President John Magufuli has appointed Prof Kitila Mkumbo Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Water and Irrigation, Chief Secretary Ambassador John Kijazi has announced.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Over 63,000 Families On TASAF Kitty ‘Unqualified’

[Daily News] Dodoma -More than 63,816 households in the country have been deregistered from the Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF), a programme established specifically to pull poor families out of abject poverty.

[Daily News] Dodoma -More than 63,816 households in the country have been deregistered from the Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF), a programme established specifically to pull poor families out of abject poverty.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania