Two Mbeya Brothers Held Over Youth’s Killing

[Daily News] Police in Mbeya Region are holding two brothers — Elia Mwaisemba (32) and Kanyeka Ally (41) – for allegedly killing an 18-year-old youth whom they suspected as among the people who murdered their relative over the weekend in Kyela District.

[Daily News] Police in Mbeya Region are holding two brothers -- Elia Mwaisemba (32) and Kanyeka Ally (41) - for allegedly killing an 18-year-old youth whom they suspected as among the people who murdered their relative over the weekend in Kyela District.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Cassava Commercialisation Gives Farmers a Lifeline

[Daily News] Cassava farming is set to become a lucrative business thanks to a one billion US dollar partnership agreement on commercialisation of cassava farming and processing with Tanzania Agricultural Export Processing Zone Limited and Epoch Agriculture (TAEPZ).

[Daily News] Cassava farming is set to become a lucrative business thanks to a one billion US dollar partnership agreement on commercialisation of cassava farming and processing with Tanzania Agricultural Export Processing Zone Limited and Epoch Agriculture (TAEPZ).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli Nominates Kabudi, Bulembo As Lawmakers

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has nominated as Member of Parliament a former board member of Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) Prof Palamagamba Kabudi.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has nominated as Member of Parliament a former board member of Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL) Prof Palamagamba Kabudi.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

High Court to Pronounce Itself On Missing Twin Baby

[Independent (Kampala)] The High Court has set January 24 to deliver judgement in a case filed in 2013 by a Ugandan human rights watchdog against the office of the Executive Director of Mulago National Referral Hospital and the Attorney General, over a…

[Independent (Kampala)] The High Court has set January 24 to deliver judgement in a case filed in 2013 by a Ugandan human rights watchdog against the office of the Executive Director of Mulago National Referral Hospital and the Attorney General, over a stolen twin baby.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Stonebwoy Wishes Beatz Dakay Well After Split

[Ghana Star] Money, they say, is the root of all evil and in the music industry; money has always been the cause of the breakup of formidable music groups, record labels, artist-producer and artist-manager relationships.

[Ghana Star] Money, they say, is the root of all evil and in the music industry; money has always been the cause of the breakup of formidable music groups, record labels, artist-producer and artist-manager relationships.

source: AllAfrica News: Ghana

UNIMAID Will Not Close in Spite of Attack – VC

[Leadership] Vice Chancellor of the University of Maiduguri, Prof. Abubakar Njodi, yesterday declared that the university would remain open in spite of an early morning bomb blast at the university’s mosque which claimed the lives of a professor of vet…

[Leadership] Vice Chancellor of the University of Maiduguri, Prof. Abubakar Njodi, yesterday declared that the university would remain open in spite of an early morning bomb blast at the university's mosque which claimed the lives of a professor of veterinary medicine, Prof. Aliyu Usman Mani and five others.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Senate Flays Govt Over Abandoned Projects

[Leadership] The Senate yesterday reaffirmed its determination to cut down on wasteful spending by government just as it urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure the sustenance in policies, programmes and projects of previous administrations.

[Leadership] The Senate yesterday reaffirmed its determination to cut down on wasteful spending by government just as it urged President Muhammadu Buhari to ensure the sustenance in policies, programmes and projects of previous administrations.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Govt Gets Leave to Amend Processes in $245 Million Suit Against Total

[Guardian] A Federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday granted an application by the Federal Government, to amend processes in its suit against Total Exploration & Production Nigeria Plc, over alleged under-declaration of crude oil exports to the tune of $245 million.

[Guardian] A Federal High Court, Lagos, yesterday granted an application by the Federal Government, to amend processes in its suit against Total Exploration & Production Nigeria Plc, over alleged under-declaration of crude oil exports to the tune of $245 million.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Why NCC’s Failed Data Price Hike Was Flawed

[Guardian] There is need to urgently call out the false premises advanced in a back page article of a national newspaper of Monday January 9, 2016 for the obvious reason that it risks misleading Nigerians to docilely accept a country where big corporat…

[Guardian] There is need to urgently call out the false premises advanced in a back page article of a national newspaper of Monday January 9, 2016 for the obvious reason that it risks misleading Nigerians to docilely accept a country where big corporations call the shots.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria