Speaker Threatens Indefinite Ban On Zitto

[Citizen] Dodoma -Speaker of the National Assembly Job Ndugai yesterday directed Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe (ACT-Wazalendo) to be grilled by the Parliamentary Ethics Committee following his comments on social media.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Speaker of the National Assembly Job Ndugai yesterday directed Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe (ACT-Wazalendo) to be grilled by the Parliamentary Ethics Committee following his comments on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Gives 90-Day Waiver for Civil Documents

[The Herald] Government has waived all charges required to acquire civil documents such as identification cards or birth certificates during the 90-day registration blitz by the office of the Registrar General to allow more people to get the documents …

[The Herald] Government has waived all charges required to acquire civil documents such as identification cards or birth certificates during the 90-day registration blitz by the office of the Registrar General to allow more people to get the documents ahead of next year's general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parliament in Court Over Its High Paid Bouncers

[GroundUp] A protracted case to be heard by the Labour Court reveals that Parliament now requires its “Chamber Support Officers” (CSOs) to be skilled in crowd control and public order policing. This is an entirely new role for the Parliamentary Protect…

[GroundUp] A protracted case to be heard by the Labour Court reveals that Parliament now requires its "Chamber Support Officers" (CSOs) to be skilled in crowd control and public order policing. This is an entirely new role for the Parliamentary Protection Service (PPS). It confirms that the South African Police Service (SAPS) is now expected to perform an "assertive" and "proactive" role in the legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Simba Coach Tells Players to Fight for First Team Spots

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Simba head coach Joseph Omog believes his decision to rest two key players in their match against Azam FC last weekend will be rewarded when they face Mwadui FC on Sunday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Simba head coach Joseph Omog believes his decision to rest two key players in their match against Azam FC last weekend will be rewarded when they face Mwadui FC on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Peacemaker Stabbed, Dies

[The Herald] A laboratory technician at Regina Mundi Girls High School in Gweru died after he was stabbed in the heart as he attempted to restrain his friend from engaging in a fist fight with another man over yet to be known reasons.

[The Herald] A laboratory technician at Regina Mundi Girls High School in Gweru died after he was stabbed in the heart as he attempted to restrain his friend from engaging in a fist fight with another man over yet to be known reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Government – No Ban Yet On ‘Mitumba’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has not yet officially banned importation of secondhand clothes (mitumba), a senior officer has said, reiterating that a recent import duty increase was merely a step towards nurturing the growth of the local tex…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has not yet officially banned importation of secondhand clothes (mitumba), a senior officer has said, reiterating that a recent import duty increase was merely a step towards nurturing the growth of the local textile industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Government Gives Retailers One More Chance to Tighten Self Regulation

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government will give players in the retail sector a chance to come up with self-regulations rules as part of the measures to protect the now vulnerable sector.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The government will give players in the retail sector a chance to come up with self-regulations rules as part of the measures to protect the now vulnerable sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya