No Plan B in CUF Dispute, Says Seif

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Civic United Front (CUF) yesterday said it had no plan B for handling its future political activities in the country if there shall be a failure to reach a solution to the ongoing constitutional dispute.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Civic United Front (CUF) yesterday said it had no plan B for handling its future political activities in the country if there shall be a failure to reach a solution to the ongoing constitutional dispute.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Farewell – Nation Unites in Grief

[Citizen] Arusha/Dar es Salaam -Everything came to a standstill in the Arusha City yesterday as thousands made their way to the Sheikh Amri Abeid Memorial Stadium to attend the public funeral for 35 bus crash victims, including 32 pupils, two teachers …

[Citizen] Arusha/Dar es Salaam -Everything came to a standstill in the Arusha City yesterday as thousands made their way to the Sheikh Amri Abeid Memorial Stadium to attend the public funeral for 35 bus crash victims, including 32 pupils, two teachers and a school bus driver.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt to Establish Special Police Zone in Rufiji to Curb Brutal Killings

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government plans to establish a special police zone in Rufiji to arrest the wave of brutal killings in the area, Minister for home affairs Mr Mwigulu Nchemba told the parliament on Tuesday.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government plans to establish a special police zone in Rufiji to arrest the wave of brutal killings in the area, Minister for home affairs Mr Mwigulu Nchemba told the parliament on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

‘Herdsmen’ Attack Benue Communities, Kill Eight – Police

[Premium Times] Eight persons were feared dead following an attack by suspected herdsmen, on two villages in Logo Local Government Area of Benue state, a Police statement said.

[Premium Times] Eight persons were feared dead following an attack by suspected herdsmen, on two villages in Logo Local Government Area of Benue state, a Police statement said.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Struggle for the Creation of Rivers State

[This Day] As Rivers State celebrates the 50th anniversary of its creation, Mrs. Ella Prest, who witnessed the struggle, intrigues and personal sacrifices made by distinguished individuals from the riverine area for the creation of the state, captures …

[This Day] As Rivers State celebrates the 50th anniversary of its creation, Mrs. Ella Prest, who witnessed the struggle, intrigues and personal sacrifices made by distinguished individuals from the riverine area for the creation of the state, captures the sequence of events that led to the emergence of the state

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

The Precarious State of the Free Press

[Addis Fortune] On 3 May, World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the Globe. Although it is a reminder to government of the need to respect its commitment to Press Freedom, there has always been a concern for freedom of expression of all views and…

[Addis Fortune] On 3 May, World Press Freedom Day is celebrated across the Globe. Although it is a reminder to government of the need to respect its commitment to Press Freedom, there has always been a concern for freedom of expression of all views and open debate.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia