Prime Minister Wants Thorough Tests On Seized Mineral Sands

[Daily News] PRIME Minister Kassim Majaliwa visits Buzwagi Gold Mine in Kahama District, Shinyanga region, to inspect containers of the mineral sand waiting for exportation on Tuesday. Centre is Regional Commissioner Zainabu Telaki and General Manager …

[Daily News] PRIME Minister Kassim Majaliwa visits Buzwagi Gold Mine in Kahama District, Shinyanga region, to inspect containers of the mineral sand waiting for exportation on Tuesday. Centre is Regional Commissioner Zainabu Telaki and General Manager of the mine Stewart Hamilton.(Photo by PMO)

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt’s Huge Spend on Marketing Uganda

[Monitor] Kampala -More Shs5 billion has been spent on three global public relations firms to market Uganda’s tourism potential as the government works to meet President Museveni’s goal of four million tourists annually by 2020.

[Monitor] Kampala -More Shs5 billion has been spent on three global public relations firms to market Uganda's tourism potential as the government works to meet President Museveni's goal of four million tourists annually by 2020.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Continued Detention of Kanu May Lead to Bloodbath – Cleric

[Vanguard] The General Overseer of Mount Zion Faith Global Liberation Ministries (a.k.a By Fire, By Fire), Nnewi, Anambra State, Archbishop Abraham Chris Udeh, has warned against impending blood-letting of a high volume across some cities in Nigeria, i…

[Vanguard] The General Overseer of Mount Zion Faith Global Liberation Ministries (a.k.a By Fire, By Fire), Nnewi, Anambra State, Archbishop Abraham Chris Udeh, has warned against impending blood-letting of a high volume across some cities in Nigeria, if the leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Nnamdi Kanu, is not immediately released from the prison custody unconditionally.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt in Massive Road Rehabilitation Works

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The Roads Authority (RA) with funding from Roads Administration has budgeted public funds for the procurement of various works in the 2017/2018 financial year aimed at maintaining and rehabilitating roads and bridges acro…

[Malawi News Agency] Blantyre -The Roads Authority (RA) with funding from Roads Administration has budgeted public funds for the procurement of various works in the 2017/2018 financial year aimed at maintaining and rehabilitating roads and bridges across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Malawi

When Fighting Graft Is Like Washing a Pig

[Nation] In a cartoon that appeared in the Nation on March 14, the cartoonist depicted Wanjiku (ordinary Kenyan) wishing that the government, and particularly President Uhuru Kenyatta, could be a zealot in fighting corruption.

[Nation] In a cartoon that appeared in the Nation on March 14, the cartoonist depicted Wanjiku (ordinary Kenyan) wishing that the government, and particularly President Uhuru Kenyatta, could be a zealot in fighting corruption.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Biometric Voter Registration Takeover by Govt a Concern – Envoy

[New Zimbabwe] GOVERNMENT’S takeover of the procurement of Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) kits could adversely impact the transparency and credibility of next year’s elections, UK ambassador to Zimbabwe Catriona Laing has warned.

[New Zimbabwe] GOVERNMENT'S takeover of the procurement of Biometric Voter Registration (BVR) kits could adversely impact the transparency and credibility of next year's elections, UK ambassador to Zimbabwe Catriona Laing has warned.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Women in Ghana Pay a Heavy Social Price for Not Having Children

[The Conversation Africa] The number of children a woman of reproductive age bears has been declining globally. Yet childbearing expectations in some parts of Africa remain high. In Ghana, for example, the total fertility rate – the average number of c…

[The Conversation Africa] The number of children a woman of reproductive age bears has been declining globally. Yet childbearing expectations in some parts of Africa remain high. In Ghana, for example, the total fertility rate - the average number of children expected per woman over a lifetime - stands at 4.2.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

Ex-Naval Chief’s Trial – Court Admits Evidence From Diamond Bank

[Premium Times] An FCT High Court on Tuesday admitted some bank documents from an official of Diamond Bank as evidence against former Chief of Naval Staff, Usman Jibrin.

[Premium Times] An FCT High Court on Tuesday admitted some bank documents from an official of Diamond Bank as evidence against former Chief of Naval Staff, Usman Jibrin.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria