Stakeholders in Kenya Urge for Talks As Uhuru Kenyatta’s Second Term Begins

[East African] Religious leaders and diplomats are rooting for a peaceful resolution to Kenya’s political impasse even as President Uhuru Kenyatta is sworn in for his second term.

[East African] Religious leaders and diplomats are rooting for a peaceful resolution to Kenya's political impasse even as President Uhuru Kenyatta is sworn in for his second term.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Outreach Empowering Women

[Namibian] After being out of the limelight for some time now, philanthropist and owner of a local fashion boutique, Hem Matsi has resurfaced with yet another admirable cause in her quest to spread awareness on the fight against gender-based violence (…

[Namibian] After being out of the limelight for some time now, philanthropist and owner of a local fashion boutique, Hem Matsi has resurfaced with yet another admirable cause in her quest to spread awareness on the fight against gender-based violence (GBV).

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Soccer – Lipuli Frustrate Wasteful Simba

[Daily News] SIMBA striker, John Bocco tussles for the ball with defender, Joseph Owino of Lipuli FC, during their Mainland Premier League encounter at the Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. (Photo by Iddy Mwema)

[Daily News] SIMBA striker, John Bocco tussles for the ball with defender, Joseph Owino of Lipuli FC, during their Mainland Premier League encounter at the Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam yesterday. The match ended in a 1-1 draw. (Photo by Iddy Mwema)

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Randilen Wildlife Management Area Receives Antipoaching Vehicle

[Daily News] MONDULI District Commissioner, Mr Idd Hassan receives a vehicle for combating poaching activities in his area from the Chairman of Honey-Guide Foundation, Mr Olekiri Mbai. (Photo by Fredn and Shayo)

[Daily News] MONDULI District Commissioner, Mr Idd Hassan receives a vehicle for combating poaching activities in his area from the Chairman of Honey-Guide Foundation, Mr Olekiri Mbai. (Photo by Fredn and Shayo)

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Mugabe’s Exit Causes Excitement in Uganda

[East African] As Zimbabwe, and Africa at large, comes to terms with the unexpected fall of Robert Mugabe, Kampala, more than any other capital in East Africa is following the events in Harare with more than fleeting interest.

[East African] As Zimbabwe, and Africa at large, comes to terms with the unexpected fall of Robert Mugabe, Kampala, more than any other capital in East Africa is following the events in Harare with more than fleeting interest.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Mnangagwa Demands an End to Retributions

[Zimbabwe Independent] New President of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa has called on Zimbabweans to stop retribution and embrace peace as he starts his first day of office after former president Robert Mugabe’s resignation on Tuesday.

[Zimbabwe Independent] New President of Zimbabwe Emmerson Mnangagwa has called on Zimbabweans to stop retribution and embrace peace as he starts his first day of office after former president Robert Mugabe's resignation on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

One Step Closer to a Sugar Tax – and a Healthier Lifestyle

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has joined only a handful of countries in the world close to imposing a sugary drinks tax. A new bill that imposes a tax on sugary drinks has cleared the first of three hurdles in South Africa’s law-making process…

[The Conversation Africa] South Africa has joined only a handful of countries in the world close to imposing a sugary drinks tax. A new bill that imposes a tax on sugary drinks has cleared the first of three hurdles in South Africa's law-making process. One of two houses of parliament has approved what is being called a health promotion levy. The bill is expected to be passed by the other, The National Council of Provinces, and then signed in by the President. Implementation is expected in April 2018, but industry interference may

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Five, Including Ex-Dar Mayor’s Son Kondo Lose Land Case Again

[Daily News] FIVE prominent persons, including Adnan Kitwana Kondo, have again lost their bid to challenge the Registrar of Titles’ decision to vest the ownerships of their respective plots situated at Tanganyika Parkers area to the President of the Un…

[Daily News] FIVE prominent persons, including Adnan Kitwana Kondo, have again lost their bid to challenge the Registrar of Titles' decision to vest the ownerships of their respective plots situated at Tanganyika Parkers area to the President of the United Republic of Tanzania.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania