Criminals Drop Gun, Police On Manhunt

[Daily News] A MILITARY issues gun, AK 47, which was abandoned by panicky bandits whose mission to rob the Jielong factory at Nhelegani in Shinyanga municipality last Wednesday aborted, is in the possession of the Force Force.

[Daily News] A MILITARY issues gun, AK 47, which was abandoned by panicky bandits whose mission to rob the Jielong factory at Nhelegani in Shinyanga municipality last Wednesday aborted, is in the possession of the Force Force.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fine-Tuning the Agricultural Sector for Economic Revival

[Zimbabwe Independent] There is no doubt as to the centrality of the agricultural sector to Zimbabwe’s economic fortunes. It is to this end that President Emmerson Mnangagwa, in his maiden address to the nation on the occasion of his swearing in as Hea…

[Zimbabwe Independent] There is no doubt as to the centrality of the agricultural sector to Zimbabwe's economic fortunes. It is to this end that President Emmerson Mnangagwa, in his maiden address to the nation on the occasion of his swearing in as Head of State and Government, acknowledged that the "... economic revival plan for the country will be predicated on agriculture, which is our mainstay".

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Nigeria Not a Shit Hole Nation

[Vanguard] Governor Samuel Ortom called on President Muhammadu Buhari to arrest members of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, MACBAN, who made threats to kill and carried out their threats, adding that the group is not above the law. The newspa…

[Vanguard] Governor Samuel Ortom called on President Muhammadu Buhari to arrest members of Miyetti Allah Cattle Breeders Association, MACBAN, who made threats to kill and carried out their threats, adding that the group is not above the law. The newspaper reports Ortom as saying: "But beyond that, we made strong appeal to Mr. President to arrest those people that perpetrated this act, the Miyetti Allah Kautal, because they are not above the law. They made inciting statements against our people and they came and perpe

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Political, Policy Uncertainties Major Setbacks for New Govt

[Zimbabwe Independent] POLITICAL and policy uncertainty stand out as the elephants in the room for the new government as it targets an ambitious economic growth rate of 4,5%, a figure far much higher than the 0,9% projected by the World Bank.

[Zimbabwe Independent] POLITICAL and policy uncertainty stand out as the elephants in the room for the new government as it targets an ambitious economic growth rate of 4,5%, a figure far much higher than the 0,9% projected by the World Bank.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Human Rights Abuses Lead to Suspension of EU Funded Water Project

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The European Union has suspended the Sh3.6 billion Water Towers Protection and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Programme (WaTER), following the killing of a member of the Sengwer community by officers drawn from the Kenya…

[Capital FM] Nairobi -The European Union has suspended the Sh3.6 billion Water Towers Protection and Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation Programme (WaTER), following the killing of a member of the Sengwer community by officers drawn from the Kenya Wildlife Service.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Life Esidimeni – the Weight of 143 Bodies – Yet No Real Remorse From Those Responsible

[Daily Maverick] The Life Esidimeni arbitration resumed on Thursday. Another government official displayed how little she cares about the loss of life under their watch when self-interest is at stake. By GREG NICOLSON.

[Daily Maverick] The Life Esidimeni arbitration resumed on Thursday. Another government official displayed how little she cares about the loss of life under their watch when self-interest is at stake. By GREG NICOLSON.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa