CUF’s Hamad Not Invited to Zanzibar Revolution Fête

[Citizen] Zanzibar -CUF Secretary-General Seif Sharif Hamad will not attend Zanzibar’s 53rd Revolution Anniversary for the second time after the Zanzibar Government vowed not to invite him during this year’s commemoration.

[Citizen] Zanzibar -CUF Secretary-General Seif Sharif Hamad will not attend Zanzibar's 53rd Revolution Anniversary for the second time after the Zanzibar Government vowed not to invite him during this year's commemoration.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sh369 Million to Lipumba’s CUF Must Be Fully Explained

[Citizen] Yesterday, this paper ran a story on the controversial Sh369 million subvention from the government, which was supposed to be deposited in the CUF account, but for some unclear reasons, it ended up in Prof Ibrahim Lipumba’s faction bank accou…

[Citizen] Yesterday, this paper ran a story on the controversial Sh369 million subvention from the government, which was supposed to be deposited in the CUF account, but for some unclear reasons, it ended up in Prof Ibrahim Lipumba's faction bank account. On the face of it, the manner of deposit, withdrawals and transfer of the funds reeks of procedural illegality.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Biafra – Security Operatives Prevent Journalists From Witnessing Nnamdi Kanu’s Trial

[Premium Times] Security operatives at the Federal High Court on Thursday prevented journalists from entering the courtroom to witness the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.

[Premium Times] Security operatives at the Federal High Court on Thursday prevented journalists from entering the courtroom to witness the trial of Nnamdi Kanu, leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kano, Kaduna Must Account for Donor Funds On Immunization – Dangote

[Premium Times] The Chairman of Dangote Foundation, Aliko Dangote, has given the Kano and Kaduna States Government until March 31 to produce an audit report of how funds donated by his foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for polio immu…

[Premium Times] The Chairman of Dangote Foundation, Aliko Dangote, has given the Kano and Kaduna States Government until March 31 to produce an audit report of how funds donated by his foundation and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for polio immunization in the state last year were spent.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Magufuli Won’t Give Food, ‘Even to Those Facing Hunger’

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has stated that the government won’t release food aid to people facing famine. Instead, the he said, such people should work harder to earn money with which to buy food.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli has stated that the government won't release food aid to people facing famine. Instead, the he said, such people should work harder to earn money with which to buy food.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mugabe’s Birthday Bash to Be Held in Park Where Rhodes Is Buried

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe is out of Zimbabwe on holiday but his supporters are already planning his 93rd birthday party next month – and it’ll be held in the rock-studded national park that British imperialist Cecil John Rhodes is buried in.

[News24Wire] President Robert Mugabe is out of Zimbabwe on holiday but his supporters are already planning his 93rd birthday party next month - and it'll be held in the rock-studded national park that British imperialist Cecil John Rhodes is buried in.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Police Launch Manhunt for Lebanese Dealer

[News24Wire] Police in Zimbabwe have launched a manhunt for Lebanese diamond dealer Jamal Ahmed, who is accused by First Lady Grace Mugabe of duping her in a botched $1.3m diamond ring transaction, a report said on Thursday.

[News24Wire] Police in Zimbabwe have launched a manhunt for Lebanese diamond dealer Jamal Ahmed, who is accused by First Lady Grace Mugabe of duping her in a botched $1.3m diamond ring transaction, a report said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe