Army Using Excessive Force Against Somali Civilians – Report

[VOA] Kenya and Ethiopia have used excessive force against Somali civilians amid efforts to halt cross-border attacks by al-Shabab, according to an internal report by aid agencies working in Somalia.

[VOA] Kenya and Ethiopia have used excessive force against Somali civilians amid efforts to halt cross-border attacks by al-Shabab, according to an internal report by aid agencies working in Somalia.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Gas Prices Proposals By Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation Rejected

[Citizen] The Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (Ewura) has turned down proposals for natural gas indicative prices submitted by the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC).

[Citizen] The Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (Ewura) has turned down proposals for natural gas indicative prices submitted by the Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation (TPDC).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Traditional Affairs Commits to Ending Initiation Deaths

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Minister Des Van Rooyen has committed to work with his department’s stakeholders to bring an end to initiation deaths.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) Minister Des Van Rooyen has committed to work with his department's stakeholders to bring an end to initiation deaths.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Legislators Call for Clarification On Standard Gauge Railway Funds

[Citizen] The government’s decision to allocate Sh900 billion from domestic revenue for the construction of the standard gauge railway (SGR) in the 2017/18 fiscal year has prompted the Opposition to demand an explanation over the fate of loan agreement…

[Citizen] The government's decision to allocate Sh900 billion from domestic revenue for the construction of the standard gauge railway (SGR) in the 2017/18 fiscal year has prompted the Opposition to demand an explanation over the fate of loan agreements that the country entered with foreign banks.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Infrastructure Key to Moving Africa Forward

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -South Africa has identified infrastructure development as a critical priority for the country in order to boost economic growth, with 18 ambitious development projects prioritised by the government.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -South Africa has identified infrastructure development as a critical priority for the country in order to boost economic growth, with 18 ambitious development projects prioritised by the government.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Prof Lipumba Calls for Legal Actions Against Attackers

[Citizen] CUF national chairman recognized by the Registrar of Political Parties, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba, has asked Tanzania Editors Forum (TEF) to take legal actions against people who invaded a press conference organised by party Kinondoni District lea…

[Citizen] CUF national chairman recognized by the Registrar of Political Parties, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba, has asked Tanzania Editors Forum (TEF) to take legal actions against people who invaded a press conference organised by party Kinondoni District leaders.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Four Coaches Face Date of Destiny

[Citizen] Four coaches of contrasting demeanours and philosophies, not to mention backgrounds and appearances, face a date with destiny this weekend when the Azam Federation Cup rolls into the semi-finals.

[Citizen] Four coaches of contrasting demeanours and philosophies, not to mention backgrounds and appearances, face a date with destiny this weekend when the Azam Federation Cup rolls into the semi-finals.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania