Mkapa Foundation Builds Quarters for Health Professionals

[Daily News] Benjamin Mkapa Foundation (BMF) has constructed nearly 500 houses as part of an effort to help address a chronic shortage of staff quarters for health professionals across the country.

[Daily News] Benjamin Mkapa Foundation (BMF) has constructed nearly 500 houses as part of an effort to help address a chronic shortage of staff quarters for health professionals across the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Life Imprisonment for Rapist Welcomed By SAPS

[SAPS] The life imprisonment handed down to a rapist in the Vredenburg Regional court yesterday is welcomed by the Western Cape police as it is in line with our priority that crimes against women and children enjoy a very high priority in this province.

[SAPS] The life imprisonment handed down to a rapist in the Vredenburg Regional court yesterday is welcomed by the Western Cape police as it is in line with our priority that crimes against women and children enjoy a very high priority in this province.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

DCB Bank Sets Foot in Dodoma

[Daily News] Dodoma -The DCB Bank has inaugurated its new branch in the designate capital-Dodoma, with a call to entrepreneurs and the entire business community in the region to use the opportunity to expand their activities.

[Daily News] Dodoma -The DCB Bank has inaugurated its new branch in the designate capital-Dodoma, with a call to entrepreneurs and the entire business community in the region to use the opportunity to expand their activities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Government Highlights Plans to Put Courts in All Regions

[Daily News] Dodoma -Each region in the country will have court structures in a period of five years as the Constitutional and Legal Affairs Ministry implements national plan to construct courts nationwide.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Each region in the country will have court structures in a period of five years as the Constitutional and Legal Affairs Ministry implements national plan to construct courts nationwide.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Data Base to Shed Light On Women Qualifications

[Daily News] Forging of academic credentials, according to elites, can be described as a lack of confidence and selfishness on the part of the perpetrator. Selfishness creeps in when the forger fails to fulfill their job description due to a low level …

[Daily News] Forging of academic credentials, according to elites, can be described as a lack of confidence and selfishness on the part of the perpetrator. Selfishness creeps in when the forger fails to fulfill their job description due to a low level of education.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Meningitis Outbreak in Nigeria: Is There an End in Sight?

[Guardian] As of April 17 2017, there had been over 8000 reported cases of Meningitis in Nigeria, and nearly 800 deaths, and it’s not slowing down yet. The first case of the disease was first reported in Zamfara state in November 2016. By February 2017…

[Guardian] As of April 17 2017, there had been over 8000 reported cases of Meningitis in Nigeria, and nearly 800 deaths, and it's not slowing down yet. The first case of the disease was first reported in Zamfara state in November 2016. By February 2017, it had become more widespread in the Northwest and Northcentral zones in Nigeria and was declared an epidemic in six states Katsina, Kebbi, Zamfara, Niger, Sokoto and Yobe.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Nigeria’s Finance Ministry Denies Spending U.S.$2 Million On British Consultancy Firm

[Premium Times] The Federal Ministry of Finance on Wednesday denied hiring any public relations firm for a fee of $2 million (N612 million) per month. But, said the Executive Council of the Federation, FEC approved only N28.97 million spent on hiring t…

[Premium Times] The Federal Ministry of Finance on Wednesday denied hiring any public relations firm for a fee of $2 million (N612 million) per month. But, said the Executive Council of the Federation, FEC approved only N28.97 million spent on hiring the British consultancy firm.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Makerere Expels PhD Student Over Irregular Admission

[Observer] Makerere University Institute of Social Research (MISR) has thrown out social media critic Vincent Nuwagaba, saying he was irregularly admitted for a PhD programme.

[Observer] Makerere University Institute of Social Research (MISR) has thrown out social media critic Vincent Nuwagaba, saying he was irregularly admitted for a PhD programme.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Ethiopian Airlines Flew 11,000 Passengers in and Out of Kaduna’

[Daily Trust] Ethiopian Airlines was the only foreign airline that operated the Kaduna route when traffic was diverted to allow for repair work on the Abuja airport runway. In this exclusive interview, Mrs Firiehiwot Mekonnen, Traffic and Sales Manager…

[Daily Trust] Ethiopian Airlines was the only foreign airline that operated the Kaduna route when traffic was diverted to allow for repair work on the Abuja airport runway. In this exclusive interview, Mrs Firiehiwot Mekonnen, Traffic and Sales Manager of the airlines, speaks on the impact of the decision on their business, among other issues. Excerpts:

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria