Opposition Rages As Chief to Stand As Ruling Party Candidate

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T candidate for Shamva South constituency, Leman Pwanyiwa has written to President Emmerson Mnangagwa challenging him to remove the Zanu PF candidate for the constituency, Bramwell Bushu claiming he was a serving Chief for Bushu area.

[New Zimbabwe] MDC-T candidate for Shamva South constituency, Leman Pwanyiwa has written to President Emmerson Mnangagwa challenging him to remove the Zanu PF candidate for the constituency, Bramwell Bushu claiming he was a serving Chief for Bushu area.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Hospital Gets Ultimatum to Repair X-Ray Machine

[Daily News] THE Deputy Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elders and Children, Dr Faustine Ndugulile, has issued Dodoma Regional Referral Hospital management with a month ultimatum to repair their X-Ray machine.

[Daily News] THE Deputy Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elders and Children, Dr Faustine Ndugulile, has issued Dodoma Regional Referral Hospital management with a month ultimatum to repair their X-Ray machine.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Plan to Save Nile Perch Opposed in Tanzania

[East African] Members of the Tanzanian Parliament want the government to stop an operation aimed at protecting the Nile Perch in Lake Victoria, arguing that the exercise is in violation of human-rights.

[East African] Members of the Tanzanian Parliament want the government to stop an operation aimed at protecting the Nile Perch in Lake Victoria, arguing that the exercise is in violation of human-rights.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Behind the Scenes of ‘Rafiki’ At Cannes

[East African] We got stopped on the road, people were saying thank you, everyone resonated with the film and said it was beautiful,” says Samantha Mugatsia, who plays Kena, one of the two lead characters in the Kenyan film Rakifi that was showcased at…

[East African] We got stopped on the road, people were saying thank you, everyone resonated with the film and said it was beautiful," says Samantha Mugatsia, who plays Kena, one of the two lead characters in the Kenyan film Rakifi that was showcased at this year's Cannes Film Festival in France in May.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Burundi Counts Losses Over Axed Comesa Meet

[East African] The 20th Comesa heads of state summit, which was scheduled to take place from June 1- 10 in Bujumbura, has been postponed, catching government officials by surprise as they were putting final touches on preparations for the meeting.

[East African] The 20th Comesa heads of state summit, which was scheduled to take place from June 1- 10 in Bujumbura, has been postponed, catching government officials by surprise as they were putting final touches on preparations for the meeting.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Onomo Hotel Comes to Kigali

[East African] Onomo Hotels is a three-star group founded in 2009. It runs hotels in several African cities — Dakar, Abidjan, Libreville, Bamako, Lomé, Cape Town, Conakry, Durban, and now Kigali.

[East African] Onomo Hotels is a three-star group founded in 2009. It runs hotels in several African cities -- Dakar, Abidjan, Libreville, Bamako, Lomé, Cape Town, Conakry, Durban, and now Kigali.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kenya Halts Piped Cooking Gas Plan

[East African] Kenya has halted its plan to introduce piped cooking gas in residential homes over safety concerns, lack of appropriate infrastructure and lack of gas reserves.

[East African] Kenya has halted its plan to introduce piped cooking gas in residential homes over safety concerns, lack of appropriate infrastructure and lack of gas reserves.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya