‘Delayed Passage of Whistleblower Bill Threatens Anti-Graft War’

[Guardian] Unless the whistleblower protection bill is passed by the National Assembly and assented to by the President, the fight against corruption may be threatened due to fear of victimisation, lawyers say.

[Guardian] Unless the whistleblower protection bill is passed by the National Assembly and assented to by the President, the fight against corruption may be threatened due to fear of victimisation, lawyers say.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Boda Boda Is Formal English Word, Now Let Us Formalise the Actual Ride

[Monitor] Boda boda — “a type of motorcycle or bicycle with a space for a passenger or for carrying goods, often used as a taxi” — is now a word in the English language. That is supposed to be a big deal because the Oxford English Dictionary, “[t]he …

[Monitor] Boda boda -- "a type of motorcycle or bicycle with a space for a passenger or for carrying goods, often used as a taxi" -- is now a word in the English language. That is supposed to be a big deal because the Oxford English Dictionary, "[t]he definitive record of the English language", has said so.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

How Sand Exports Failed Nation

[Daily News] The mineral sand report that was presented to President Magufuli, last Wednesday, has painted a scenario of Tanzanians dying of thirst while their legs are submerged in water.

[Daily News] The mineral sand report that was presented to President Magufuli, last Wednesday, has painted a scenario of Tanzanians dying of thirst while their legs are submerged in water.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Amavubi’s Hey Admits Pressure Will Be On Central Africa Republic

[New Times] National team (Amavubi)head coach Antoine Hey has said that the pressure will be on Central Africa Republic in the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier which is scheduled for June 11, in Bangui.

[New Times] National team (Amavubi)head coach Antoine Hey has said that the pressure will be on Central Africa Republic in the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations qualifier which is scheduled for June 11, in Bangui.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Kiyovu Need a Miracle to Stay in Topflight League

[New Times] SC Kiyovu, one of Rwanda’s oldest football clubs, is in danger of being relegated to second division for the first time after losing to fellow strugglers Marines 1-0 on Friday at Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu.

[New Times] SC Kiyovu, one of Rwanda's oldest football clubs, is in danger of being relegated to second division for the first time after losing to fellow strugglers Marines 1-0 on Friday at Umuganda Stadium in Rubavu.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Let Us Reignite the Pan-Africanist Flame

[New Era] We commemorated the 54th Africa Day under the theme Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth. To locate this discourse on Africa Day, allow me to quote former President Jomo Kenyatta: “Our children may learn about hero…

[New Era] We commemorated the 54th Africa Day under the theme Harnessing the Demographic Dividend through Investments in Youth. To locate this discourse on Africa Day, allow me to quote former President Jomo Kenyatta: "Our children may learn about heroes of the past, our task is to make ourselves architects of the future", unquote.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

‘Untouchable’ Boxing Board Strikes Again

[New Era] In what can only be described as another circus at the beleaguered Namibia Professional Boxing and Wrestling Control Board (NPBWCB), which has been enveloped in seemingly unending controversy – the trigger happy board has struck again.

[New Era] In what can only be described as another circus at the beleaguered Namibia Professional Boxing and Wrestling Control Board (NPBWCB), which has been enveloped in seemingly unending controversy - the trigger happy board has struck again.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Ministry Working On New Mental Health Bill

[New Era] Windhoek -The Ministry of Health is updating the Mental Health Bill to replace the current Act of 1973, which Health Deputy Minister Juliet Kavetuna says is obsolete.

[New Era] Windhoek -The Ministry of Health is updating the Mental Health Bill to replace the current Act of 1973, which Health Deputy Minister Juliet Kavetuna says is obsolete.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Financial Squeeze Besieges Development in Kavango East

[New Era] Rundu -The delays to release funds for development projects have affected the Kavango East region, which has asked the government to look at ways to finance the many projects that have been left unfinished.

[New Era] Rundu -The delays to release funds for development projects have affected the Kavango East region, which has asked the government to look at ways to finance the many projects that have been left unfinished.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia

Do Not Agitate Others, Youth Told

[New Era] Windhoek -Deputy Prime Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah says the statements being made in some quarters that today’s African leaders are wary of the African youth, and do not want to give them leadership reins, agitate the youth and are an att…

[New Era] Windhoek -Deputy Prime Minister Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah says the statements being made in some quarters that today's African leaders are wary of the African youth, and do not want to give them leadership reins, agitate the youth and are an attempt to distract them from the development agenda.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia