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Controversial preacher under investigations.

Controversial preacher under investigations.

Police here are investigating a controversial preacher, popular for his style of preaching beers, sexuality and religious abuse. The self-proclaimed Prophet, 44-year old Onesmo Machibya, well known as Prophet Tito, got into trouble after the police accused him of releasing a viral footage that promotes religious animosity. “He had violated section 16 of the Penal [&hellip

Judge Kisanga passes away.

Judge Kisanga passes away.

Retired Judge Robert Kisanga has passed away at Regency Hospital in Dar es Salaam where he was receiving treatment, Wednesday morning reports confirm. The Court of Appeal Registrar John Kahyoza confirmed the demise of the retired Justice Kisanga. Apart from serving at Court of Appeal, after his retirement, Judge Kisanga worked with Media Council of [&hellip

South Sudan rebels demand compensation to release Kenyan pilots.

South Sudan rebels demand compensation to release Kenyan pilots.

South Sudanese rebels are holding two Kenyan pilots and will not release them until compensation is paid to the family of a civilian killed when their plane crashed. This is what a rebel spokesman told Reuters on Tuesday. The plane crashed in Akobo, in the Greater Upper Nile region, two weeks ago, Lam Paul Gabriel, [&hellip

Top Jammeh generals arrested after sneaking back into The Gambia.

Top Jammeh generals arrested after sneaking back into The Gambia.

Military authorities in Gambia arrested two of ex-strongman Yahya Jammeh’s generals after they returned unexpectedly from exile over the weekend, the army said in a statement on Monday. Gambia’s current President Adama Barrow was sworn in a year ago as a West African regional intervention force closed in on the capital Banjul forcing Jammeh, who [&hellip

CJ Warns Leaders Over Contempt Of Court.

CJ Warns Leaders Over Contempt Of Court.

The Chief Justice, Professor Ibrahimu Juma, has said legal action will be taken against leaders who will interfere with court processes. Justice Juma issued the warning at a press conference in Dar es Salaam today, where he briefed journalists over Legal Week. He said that some leaders do not adhere to court regulations through interference [&hellip

Anti-Trump protest in Haiti temporarily shuts US Embassy.

Anti-Trump protest in Haiti temporarily shuts US Embassy.

The U.S. Embassy in the Haitian capital closed Monday as demonstrators gathered outside to protest President Donald Trump. More than a 1,000 people marched toward the embassy. They were prevented from reaching the gates by barricades set up by Haitian police. Officers in helmets and carrying shields eventually fired several rounds of tear gas after [&hellip

Premier Orders Mara Funds Use Be Probed.

Premier Orders Mara Funds Use Be Probed.

Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has ordered a special audit to be conducted in the Butiama District Executive Director’s office over misapplication of funds, and that the Tanzania Building Agency (TBA) regional manager be arrested and questioned for failure to execute construction of the district council’s office. The officials to be investigated include the Butiama District [&hellip

Eye- Gouging Scorpion Jailed Seven Years.

Eye- Gouging Scorpion Jailed Seven Years.

Ilala District Court in Dar es Salaam region has sentenced Salum Mjwete alias scorpion for seven years and ordered him to pay a fine of 30m/- after finding him guilty of injuring and gouging the eyes of Mr Said Mrisho. Meanwhile, Magistrate Flora Haule dropped robbery charges facing him. On October 31, 2017, the Ilala [&hellip

At Least 5 Killed In Anti-Kabila Demonstration In DR Congo.

At Least 5 Killed In Anti-Kabila Demonstration In DR Congo.

Kinshasa, At least five people were killed and several others wounded on Sunday in Kinshasa during an anti-Kabila demonstration convened by the Catholic Church across the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo), according to the UN mission in the west African country. At least 69 people were arrested across the country, according to the [&hellip

Ethiopia Says 148 Rebels From Eritrea Surrender.

Ethiopia Says 148 Rebels From Eritrea Surrender.

Addis Ababa, The Ethiopian government on Sunday said 148 rebels have surrendered to Ethiopian security forces in recent weeks. The surrenders are said to be members of the outlawed rebel group Gambella People’s Liberation Front (GPLM), said Gat Luack, President of Gambella regional state. He said the rebels had previously been based in neighboring Eritrea, [&hellip