The Ruling CCM and the Opposition – an Intriguing Relationship

[Citizen] We were reminded once again of the ever fluid nature of the relationship between the ruling party and opposition parties. Those who are cynical about politics can be forgiven as this week gave them a heavy dose to continue staying away from p…

[Citizen] We were reminded once again of the ever fluid nature of the relationship between the ruling party and opposition parties. Those who are cynical about politics can be forgiven as this week gave them a heavy dose to continue staying away from politics as much as is possible. However, they are missing the point. Let's start from the beginning.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mbowe, Mdee Quizzed By House Team Over Abusive Remarks

[Citizen] Dodoma -Opposition MPs, Freeman Mbowe and Halima Mdee, appeared before the Parliamentary Privileges, Ethics and Powers Committee for questioning over using abusive language during last week’s election of the East African Legislative Assembly …

[Citizen] Dodoma -Opposition MPs, Freeman Mbowe and Halima Mdee, appeared before the Parliamentary Privileges, Ethics and Powers Committee for questioning over using abusive language during last week's election of the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) members.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

State Oil Firm Asks Four Top Officials to Resign

[Premium Times] The management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has asked four top officials of the agency to resign, multiple sources have told PREMIUM TIMES.

[Premium Times] The management of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has asked four top officials of the agency to resign, multiple sources have told PREMIUM TIMES.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Lagos Assembly Confirms Fugitive Convicted for Fraud in U.S. As Head of State’s Safety Commission

[Premium Times] The Lagos State House of Assembly confirmed the nomination of Hakeem Dickson as head of the state’s Safety Commission despite the nominee being a convicted fraudster and a fugitive, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

[Premium Times] The Lagos State House of Assembly confirmed the nomination of Hakeem Dickson as head of the state's Safety Commission despite the nominee being a convicted fraudster and a fugitive, PREMIUM TIMES can report.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Chemelil Shock AFC Leopards in Kisumu

[Nation] Johanna Mwita and Hillary Echesa were on target in the second half as Chemelil Sugar condemned AFC Leopards to their first defeat of the season with a 2-0 win in their SportPesa Premier League match at Moi stadium in Kisumu on Sunday.

[Nation] Johanna Mwita and Hillary Echesa were on target in the second half as Chemelil Sugar condemned AFC Leopards to their first defeat of the season with a 2-0 win in their SportPesa Premier League match at Moi stadium in Kisumu on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Dangote At 60: My Belief In Nigeria’s Economic Potential Unshaken

[Leadership] As he clocks the diamond age of 60 today, the president of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has said his belief in Nigeria economic potential remains unshaken.

[Leadership] As he clocks the diamond age of 60 today, the president of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, has said his belief in Nigeria economic potential remains unshaken.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

What Emma Okwi’s Rich Form Says About Ugandan Football

[Monitor] Emmanuel Okwi’s extraordinarily powerful goal scoring streak in the Azam Uganda Premier League has allowed him to reconnect with a past that he unwittingly tried to erase.

[Monitor] Emmanuel Okwi's extraordinarily powerful goal scoring streak in the Azam Uganda Premier League has allowed him to reconnect with a past that he unwittingly tried to erase.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda