New BoT Chief to Lead Economic Reforms

[Daily News] WHEREAS the contest on who is in the cards to get to the top post to replace the outgoing sixth central bank governor Prof Benno Ndulu, my anxiety isn’t on the appointment of Prof Florence Luoga, a notable lawyer on taxation, human rights …

[Daily News] WHEREAS the contest on who is in the cards to get to the top post to replace the outgoing sixth central bank governor Prof Benno Ndulu, my anxiety isn't on the appointment of Prof Florence Luoga, a notable lawyer on taxation, human rights law and procurement, but more on the impact of the Central Bank of Tanzania as a dignified financial institution and overseer of economic growth.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kilimanjaro Extreme Marathon Goes Viral

[Daily News] KILIMANJARO Extreme Marathon is underway, a unique race of its kind to be staged in the country. Unique as it would be, this marathon will take place within Mount Kilimanjaro located within Kilimanjaro National Parks (KINAPA) in early Dece…

[Daily News] KILIMANJARO Extreme Marathon is underway, a unique race of its kind to be staged in the country. Unique as it would be, this marathon will take place within Mount Kilimanjaro located within Kilimanjaro National Parks (KINAPA) in early December this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UCT-Led Team Discovers Megacarnivore Roaming Southern Africa 200 Million Years Ago

[UCT] At the outset of the Jurassic Period, about 200 million years ago, the largest carnivorous dinosaurs were relatively small, with a body length of 3–5 metres. Now, an international team of scientists from the University of Cape Town, University of Manchester, UK, and Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, have discovered the first evidence for an extremely large carnivorous dinosaur in southern Africa 200 million years ago.

[UCT] At the outset of the Jurassic Period, about 200 million years ago, the largest carnivorous dinosaurs were relatively small, with a body length of 3--5 metres. Now, an international team of scientists from the University of Cape Town, University of Manchester, UK, and Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil, have discovered the first evidence for an extremely large carnivorous dinosaur in southern Africa 200 million years ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Lesotho

NEMC Tasked Over Rwakatare house

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has given the National Environment Management Council (Nemc) until 4pm this afternoon to explain why Rev Getrude Rwakatare’s house has not been demolished despite being constructed in a reserved area.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has given the National Environment Management Council (Nemc) until 4pm this afternoon to explain why Rev Getrude Rwakatare's house has not been demolished despite being constructed in a reserved area.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

18 Germany Firms Explore Investment Opportunities in Dar

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A delegation of 15 Germany companies are in the country to explore business opportunities in infrastructure, education, technology, machinery and energy (oil, gas and hydropower).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A delegation of 15 Germany companies are in the country to explore business opportunities in infrastructure, education, technology, machinery and energy (oil, gas and hydropower).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Justice Abang Gives Bailiff 5 Days to Serve Summons On Jonathan

[Vanguard] Abuja -Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, gave a bailiff of the court five days to serve former President Goodluck Jonathan with a copy of the subpoena issued to compel him to appear as a witness in the trial o…

[Vanguard] Abuja -Justice Okon Abang of the Federal High Court in Abuja, yesterday, gave a bailiff of the court five days to serve former President Goodluck Jonathan with a copy of the subpoena issued to compel him to appear as a witness in the trial of erstwhile National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, Chief Olisa Metuh.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Oshodi-Apapa Expressway – Chaos As Policemen Aid Driving Against Traffic

[Vanguard] Lagos -AGAIN, movement into and out of Apapa through Oshodi-Apapa Expressway has become a nightmare for motorists and commuters, as trucks and tankers have taken over the entire stretch of the dual carriageway from Mile 2 to Tin Can Port.

[Vanguard] Lagos -AGAIN, movement into and out of Apapa through Oshodi-Apapa Expressway has become a nightmare for motorists and commuters, as trucks and tankers have taken over the entire stretch of the dual carriageway from Mile 2 to Tin Can Port.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Officials “comfortable With Abuses”, Declares Ombudsman

[AIM] Maputo -Many senior officials in the Mozambican public administration, including ministers, judges and mayors, “feel comfortable with arbitrary behaviour, abuses, illegalities and injustices”, accused the ombudsman, Jose Abudo, on Wednesday.

[AIM] Maputo -Many senior officials in the Mozambican public administration, including ministers, judges and mayors, "feel comfortable with arbitrary behaviour, abuses, illegalities and injustices", accused the ombudsman, Jose Abudo, on Wednesday.

source: AllAfrica News: Mozambique