Rights Groups Fear IMF Withdrawal of Subventions to Ministry of Health

[Iwacu] Two local NGOs warn of irregular activities within the Ministry of Public Health that might cause the government to lose from the International Monetary Fund(IMF) an estimated amount of $72.300.822 primarily intended for the fight against malar…

[Iwacu] Two local NGOs warn of irregular activities within the Ministry of Public Health that might cause the government to lose from the International Monetary Fund(IMF) an estimated amount of $72.300.822 primarily intended for the fight against malaria, tuberculosis and AIDS.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

PRASA Must Impose ‘Severe’ Consequences to Avoid Further Accidents – Peters

[News24Wire] The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) should impose “severe” consequence management measures following a head-on collision between two passenger trains at the Rosslyn station during peak hour on Monday evening, Transport Minist…

[News24Wire] The Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) should impose "severe" consequence management measures following a head-on collision between two passenger trains at the Rosslyn station during peak hour on Monday evening, Transport Minister Dipuo Peters said.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Mbowe Arrested While Heading to Central Police Station

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Police yesterday arrested Chadema national chairman Freeman Mbowe for failing to comply with a call to report at the Central Police Station as directed by Dar es Salaam Special Zone Commander, Mr Simon Sirro.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Police yesterday arrested Chadema national chairman Freeman Mbowe for failing to comply with a call to report at the Central Police Station as directed by Dar es Salaam Special Zone Commander, Mr Simon Sirro.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania Called On to Ratify Convention Against Torture

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Human rights activists have made a call for Tanzania to ratify the UN Convention Against Torture (UN CAT). Tanzania is one of the few countries in Africa that has not ratified the international instrument, although its constitu…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Human rights activists have made a call for Tanzania to ratify the UN Convention Against Torture (UN CAT). Tanzania is one of the few countries in Africa that has not ratified the international instrument, although its constitution prohibits torture.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Longer Wait for Cheaper Sh15,000 Power Connection

[Nation] Homes seeking electricity connection will have to wait longer for installation of additional transformers and power lines to enjoy the subsidised Sh15,000 connection fee.

[Nation] Homes seeking electricity connection will have to wait longer for installation of additional transformers and power lines to enjoy the subsidised Sh15,000 connection fee.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Mbowe Released After 8 Hours of Grilling

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) chairman Freeman Mbowe left the Central Police Station past midnight after eight hours of grilling over his alleged involvement in drug abuse and trade.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) chairman Freeman Mbowe left the Central Police Station past midnight after eight hours of grilling over his alleged involvement in drug abuse and trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Approves N1.9 Billion Intervention Funds for Each University

[Premium Times] The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, on Monday gave a breakdown of intervention funds approved by the federal government for tertiary institutions.

[Premium Times] The Tertiary Education Trust Fund, TETFund, on Monday gave a breakdown of intervention funds approved by the federal government for tertiary institutions.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria