Speaker Kadaga Orders Finance Minister Kasaija Probe

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has ordered Parliament’s Committee on Rules to investigate Finance minister Matia Kasaija over contempt of Parliament in what seems to be an escalating fallout between the ministry and the national assembly.

[Monitor] Kampala -Speaker Rebecca Kadaga has ordered Parliament's Committee on Rules to investigate Finance minister Matia Kasaija over contempt of Parliament in what seems to be an escalating fallout between the ministry and the national assembly.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Museveni Cancels Multi-Billion Chinese Mining Deal Over Bribe

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has stopped a multi-billion copper mining project with a Chinese company at Kilembe Mines following information that a former minister pocketed a $1m bribe to influence the deal.

[Monitor] Kampala -President Museveni has stopped a multi-billion copper mining project with a Chinese company at Kilembe Mines following information that a former minister pocketed a $1m bribe to influence the deal.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Joy As 8 Babies Are Born At Muhimbili On Eid Day

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As Muslims in Tanzania and the community celebrates Eid el Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan, eight babies were born last night at Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As Muslims in Tanzania and the community celebrates Eid el Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan, eight babies were born last night at Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zanzibar’s Shein Urges On Protection of Natural Gas On Eid Day

[Citizen] Zanzibar -The President of Zanzibar, Dr Ali Mohamed Shein, who is also the Chairman of the Revolutionary Council of Zanzibar, has insisted that great care was needed in preparing, overseeing and following-up mineral and natural gas contracts …

[Citizen] Zanzibar -The President of Zanzibar, Dr Ali Mohamed Shein, who is also the Chairman of the Revolutionary Council of Zanzibar, has insisted that great care was needed in preparing, overseeing and following-up mineral and natural gas contracts to avoid unprofessionalism, saying the resources belong to all Zanzibaris.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli Hailed Over Protection of Resources

[Citizen] Singida -It has emerged that 11 regional commissioners have congratulated President John Magufuli, on his patriotism and the ongoing tremendous job he has been doing on defending and protecting the country’s resources in the interests of the …

[Citizen] Singida -It has emerged that 11 regional commissioners have congratulated President John Magufuli, on his patriotism and the ongoing tremendous job he has been doing on defending and protecting the country's resources in the interests of the majority Tanzanians.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

10 Killed in Maiduguri Bombing – Police

[Premium Times] Police in Borno State have confirmed that at least 16 persons comprising seven suicide bombers and nine innocent victims died after Boko Haram insurgents attacked Maiduguri on Sunday.

[Premium Times] Police in Borno State have confirmed that at least 16 persons comprising seven suicide bombers and nine innocent victims died after Boko Haram insurgents attacked Maiduguri on Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria