Govt Hospital ‘Detains’ Sick Teenager for Inability to Pay Bills

[Premium Times] A 17-year-old patient, Ganiyu Jinadu, who sustained severe burns from a gas explosion at a fuel station in Abeokuta has been ‘detained’ by management of Federal Medical Hospital, FMC, Abeokuta over the inability of his family to offset …

[Premium Times] A 17-year-old patient, Ganiyu Jinadu, who sustained severe burns from a gas explosion at a fuel station in Abeokuta has been 'detained' by management of Federal Medical Hospital, FMC, Abeokuta over the inability of his family to offset the sum of N150,000 medical bill.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Prominent Personalities in South East Leaving PDP Out of Selfishness – Theodore Orji

[Vanguard] The immediate past governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji, has told his constituents that the reason prominent personalities in the South East leave the APGA and PDP for APC is selfishness.

[Vanguard] The immediate past governor of Abia State, Senator Theodore Orji, has told his constituents that the reason prominent personalities in the South East leave the APGA and PDP for APC is selfishness.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Home Affairs Minister Asks the Parliament to Endorse Sh890 Billion Budget for 2017/18

[Citizen] Dodoma -Minister for home affairs Mr Mwigulu Nchemba has requested the parliament to endorse a Sh930 billion budget estimates for his ministry in 2017/18 financial year.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Minister for home affairs Mr Mwigulu Nchemba has requested the parliament to endorse a Sh930 billion budget estimates for his ministry in 2017/18 financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Coligny – Vigilantism Is Not Justice

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) is deeply concerned by reports of groups of citizens arming themselves in Coligny. Vigilantism, no matter how angry and emotional people may be, is never an appropriate response in our Constitutional Democracy. We are …

[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) is deeply concerned by reports of groups of citizens arming themselves in Coligny. Vigilantism, no matter how angry and emotional people may be, is never an appropriate response in our Constitutional Democracy. We are a nation of laws, and the law will deliver justice to those who have been aggrieved.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Legislators Call for Strict Rules On School Transport As Nation Mourns

[Citizen] Dodoma -As the nation mourns the deaths of 35 people, including 32 pupils, some MPs have advised the government to set strict rules for school transportation.

[Citizen] Dodoma -As the nation mourns the deaths of 35 people, including 32 pupils, some MPs have advised the government to set strict rules for school transportation.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

134 Officials At Muhimbili National Hospital Sacked Over Bogus Certificates Saga

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -134 civil servants at the Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) have been sacked after they were found guilty of using bogus certificates to obtain employment.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -134 civil servants at the Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) have been sacked after they were found guilty of using bogus certificates to obtain employment.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

No Plan B in CUF Dispute, Says Seif

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Civic United Front (CUF) yesterday said it had no plan B for handling its future political activities in the country if there shall be a failure to reach a solution to the ongoing constitutional dispute.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Civic United Front (CUF) yesterday said it had no plan B for handling its future political activities in the country if there shall be a failure to reach a solution to the ongoing constitutional dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Farewell – Nation Unites in Grief

[Citizen] Arusha/Dar es Salaam -Everything came to a standstill in the Arusha City yesterday as thousands made their way to the Sheikh Amri Abeid Memorial Stadium to attend the public funeral for 35 bus crash victims, including 32 pupils, two teachers …

[Citizen] Arusha/Dar es Salaam -Everything came to a standstill in the Arusha City yesterday as thousands made their way to the Sheikh Amri Abeid Memorial Stadium to attend the public funeral for 35 bus crash victims, including 32 pupils, two teachers and a school bus driver.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt to Establish Special Police Zone in Rufiji to Curb Brutal Killings

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government plans to establish a special police zone in Rufiji to arrest the wave of brutal killings in the area, Minister for home affairs Mr Mwigulu Nchemba told the parliament on Tuesday.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government plans to establish a special police zone in Rufiji to arrest the wave of brutal killings in the area, Minister for home affairs Mr Mwigulu Nchemba told the parliament on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania