Govt Ups Anti-Corruption Fight

[Daily News] THE government will amend the Prevention and Combatting of Corruption Act and whistle blowers legislation to cement its endeavour to root out corruption in the country.

[Daily News] THE government will amend the Prevention and Combatting of Corruption Act and whistle blowers legislation to cement its endeavour to root out corruption in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

After Attacks, UN Senior Official in South Sudan Urges Protection of Aid Workers and Civilians

[UN News] Following recent attacks on civilians and aid workers in South Sudan, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country today called on the Government and the opposition to protect civilians and ensure the safety and security of hum…

[UN News] Following recent attacks on civilians and aid workers in South Sudan, the top United Nations humanitarian official in the country today called on the Government and the opposition to protect civilians and ensure the safety and security of humanitarians.

source: AllAfrica News: South Sudan

State Moves to End Paediatric HIV

[Zimbabwe Standard] Leaving her marriage was the least of Talent Shoko’s considerations after discovering that she and her husband Marko were HIV-positive and her husband acknowledges that his wife was their source of strength in their journey living w…

[Zimbabwe Standard] Leaving her marriage was the least of Talent Shoko's considerations after discovering that she and her husband Marko were HIV-positive and her husband acknowledges that his wife was their source of strength in their journey living with HIV.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tea With the Queen – Mugabe’s Brexit Chance

[New Zimbabwe] Tourism minister Walter Mzembi – currently travelling the world as he campaigns to become the next secretary general of the United Nations’ World Tourism Organisation – has been talking up the possibility of a meeting between the UK and …

[New Zimbabwe] Tourism minister Walter Mzembi - currently travelling the world as he campaigns to become the next secretary general of the United Nations' World Tourism Organisation - has been talking up the possibility of a meeting between the UK and Zimbabwe at heads of state level.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Mbowe, Mdee Grilled By Parliamentary Committee

[Daily News] THE Parliamentary Privileges, Ethics and Powers Committee, yesterday grilled Kawe lawmaker Halima Mdee and Leader of Opposition Camp, Freeman Mbowe for several hours for allegedly breaching parliamentary standing orders.

[Daily News] THE Parliamentary Privileges, Ethics and Powers Committee, yesterday grilled Kawe lawmaker Halima Mdee and Leader of Opposition Camp, Freeman Mbowe for several hours for allegedly breaching parliamentary standing orders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Anxiety Over Jonathan’s Renewed Political Overtures

[Daily Trust] Dr Jonathan is probably the lone ex-Nigerian president who the PDP now counts on, with a view to finding its lost ground. Indeed, he is arguably the only ex-president that still holds a political party membership card, looking strong for …

[Daily Trust] Dr Jonathan is probably the lone ex-Nigerian president who the PDP now counts on, with a view to finding its lost ground. Indeed, he is arguably the only ex-president that still holds a political party membership card, looking strong for another opportunity to seek popular mandate.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

2017 UTME – JAMB Extends Registration, Postpones Mock Examination

[Daily Trust] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Saturday announced the extension of registration for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

[Daily Trust] The Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) on Saturday announced the extension of registration for the 2017 Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination (UTME).

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Kwibuka23 – Lessons From Rwanda

[New Times] Even for those who were not in Rwanda in the early days of April 1994 each year brings a sense of how the mood was 23 years ago. Many have talked about how climate change has affected rain patterns but the rains of April still show up each …

[New Times] Even for those who were not in Rwanda in the early days of April 1994 each year brings a sense of how the mood was 23 years ago. Many have talked about how climate change has affected rain patterns but the rains of April still show up each year to remind the rest of us what it was like for Tutsis who were being hunted by killers who were only slowed down by the same rain and later stopped by gallant soldiers of RPF Inkotanyi.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda