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Police Hold Suspect For Allegedly Killing son.

Police Hold Suspect For Allegedly Killing son.

Joyce Mathew (33), a resident of Nsumba in Ilemela Municipality, is under police custody allegedly for beating her child to death. The police also arrested three people claimed to be involved in cyber-crime. Mwanza Regional Police Commander (RPC), Mr Ahmed Msangi, told reporters here yesterday that the incident occurred on January 11, this year. He [&hellip

Trump hails Brexit, slams Germany’s EU dominance

Trump hails Brexit, slams Germany’s EU dominance

US President-elect Donald Trump has hailed the UK’s withdrawal from the European Union (EU) as a “great thing,” arguing that the bloc is heavily influenced by Germany. In an interview with former justice secretary Michael Gove for The Times, Trump said Sunday that the EU was “dominated” by Germany and the June 23 vote by [&hellip

South Korea prosecutors seek arrest of Samsung chief

South Korea prosecutors seek arrest of Samsung chief

Prosecutors in South Korea are seeking an arrest warrant for the de facto head of the country’s biggest business firm, Samsung Group, as part of investigations into a scandal surrounding impeached President Park Geun-hye. The special prosecutor’s office sought the warrant for the arrest of Samsung’s Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong, known professionally as Jay Y. [&hellip

Form Two Assessment Rate Go Up.

Form Two Assessment Rate Go Up.

The National Examination Council of Tanzania (NECTA) yesterday released results for the 2016 National Form Two Assessment, which saw the pass rate going up by about two per cent in comparison to previous results. The results, released in Dar es Salaam, also indicated that nine schools out of 10 with poor performance were from Mtwara [&hellip

Yemeni forces kill Saudi soldier in cross border attack

Yemeni forces kill Saudi soldier in cross border attack

Yemeni forces have killed a Saudi soldier in a cross border shelling attack in the kingdom’s southern province of Najran, in retaliation for Riyadh’s aggression against its impoverished southern neighbor. According to a statement released by the Saudi Interior Ministry on Sunday afternoon, the border guard, identified as Mohammed Yahya al-Najee, was killed after “an [&hellip

Deal squarely with party betrayers, saboteurs,’ Vice-President says

Deal squarely with party betrayers, saboteurs,’ Vice-President says

SUNDAY NEWS REPORTER 15 JANUARY 2017 CHAMA Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) Central Committee (CC) member who is also the Vice- President, Ms Samia Suluhu Hassan, has called upon the party leaders in Kaskazini (A) Unguja Region to take appropriate actions against members who betray and sabotage the efforts undertaken to strengthen the party. Ms Hassan made [&hellip

Government leaders optimistic of stronger and better Union

Government leaders optimistic of stronger and better Union

ISSA YUSSUF IN ZANZIBAR 15 JANUARY 2017 DAILY NEWS GOVERNMENT leaders are very much optimistic on the measures being mooted towards solving snags and challenges facing the Union between Zanzibar and Tanganyika, saying the measures were likely to strengthen it and ultimately have a prosperous Union. The leaders’ optimism was expressed after a day-long discussion [&hellip

Iraqi forces make more territorial gains against Daesh in, around Mosul

Iraqi forces make more territorial gains against Daesh in, around Mosul

Iraqi army forces have achieved a string of swift territorial gains in and around Mosul as they are joined by allied fighters and Kurdish Peshmerga forces in a multi-pronged operation to push Daesh terrorists out of their last urban stronghold in the country. Commander of Nineveh Liberation Operation, Lieutenant General Abdul Amir Yarallah, said troops [&hellip

Bahrain urged to drop charges against France 24 correspondent

Bahrain urged to drop charges against France 24 correspondent

The media rights groups Reporters Without Borders has called on Bahrain’s Al Khalifah regime to abandon the trial of female journalist Nazeeha Saeed. “We reiterate our support for Saeed and urge the authorities to immediately drop the charges against her so that she can work freely as a journalist again,” Director General of Reporters Without [&hellip

Gunmen abduct students, teachers from school in SW Nigeria

Gunmen abduct students, teachers from school in SW Nigeria

Unknown gunmen have abducted five students and two teachers, including a Turkish national, from an international school in southwestern Nigeria, police say. The incident occurred on Friday evening when some unidentified gunmen gained entrance through the back fence of the Turkish Tulip International School, located in the Isheri area of Ogun State and took the [&hellip