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Azam Drub Toto to Regain Top Spot.

Azam Drub Toto to Regain Top Spot.

      Azam FC continued their fantastic run of form after cruising to a resounding 5-0 victory over Toto Africans at Azam Complex in Dar es Salaam. A brace from in-form right fullback Shomari Kapombe and Didier Kavumbagu plus Kipre Tchetche’s strike sealed an emphatic win for Stewart Hall’s men. The victory moved Azam [&hellip

Romanian Nightclub Fire Leaves 27 Dead, Scores Injured.

Romanian Nightclub Fire Leaves 27 Dead, Scores Injured.

      Hundreds of young people were packed into a music club in central Bucharest, Romania, jamming to the head-pounding heavy metal music filling their ears. It was almost Halloween. The band, Goodbye to Gravity, was celebrating a new album with a free concert. For the young partygoers life was awesome. But suddenly the [&hellip

Dr Magufuli: I’m Indebted to You.

Dr Magufuli: I’m Indebted to You.

    President -elect, Dr John Pombe Magufuli, has pledged to work and deliver soon after being sworn-in next week, to meet Tanzanians’ expectations. He was speaking to hundreds of CCM supporters who turned up at the party’s sub- headquarters’ office in Dar es Salaam yesterday to congratulate him for his victory in the just [&hellip

UN’s Ban Ki-Moon Lauds Magufuli Victory.

UN’s Ban Ki-Moon Lauds Magufuli Victory.

  UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has congratulated Tanzania on its peaceful elections, as thousands of people across the country celebrate victory of the ruling party (CCM) Presidential candidate, Dr John Magufuli. According to the National Electoral Commission (NEC), Dr Magufuli won the presidential race after getting 8,882,935 votes (.46.58 per cent) beating his close opponent [&hellip

Nigeria: Six People Arrested For Selling 2-Weeks Baby For $90.

Nigeria: Six People Arrested For Selling 2-Weeks Baby For $90.

Six people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in selling a two-week old baby in south-eastern Nigeria. According to police in the country’s Cross River state, those arrested included the baby’s mother, who said extreme poverty forced to sell her child for around $90 (£60). Local police told BBC Hausa service that they have [&hellip

US Ejects Burundi From Africa Trade Pact AGOA.

US Ejects Burundi From Africa Trade Pact AGOA.

    President Barack Obama announced Friday that Burundi will be ejected from a pact offering African nations much-desired US market access, after the country’s president grabbed a third term in office. In a notification to Congress, Obama said he had taken the step in response to a “continuing crackdown on opposition members, which has [&hellip

Central African Republic to Hold Elections on Dec. 13.

Central African Republic to Hold Elections on Dec. 13.

    Central African Republic will hold presidential and parliamentary elections on Dec. 13, the electoral commission said on Wednesday, reviving delayed efforts to restore democracy in a country rocked by fighting since 2013. The polls were initially to have been held on Oct. 18 but were postponed, in part due to violence in the [&hellip

CCM’s John Magufuli Receives Certificate of Victory.

CCM’s John Magufuli Receives Certificate of Victory.

    Tanzania’s President elect Dr. John Pombe Magufuli has been presented with the election certificate, the second last step to his journey of replacing the outgoing President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete as the country’s fifth Head of State and government. The final step will be his swearing in, and this is slated for Thursday, November [&hellip

Paul Ryan Elected House Speaker.

Paul Ryan Elected House Speaker.

    Paul Ryan was officially elected as the 54th speaker of the House after he got the votes of 236 members by the full House of Representatives. The vote was largely a formality after House Republicans nominated him for the position on Wednesday. But even some conservatives who did not support Ryan said that [&hellip

Iran Urges ‘Non-Interference’ in Syria’s Internal Affairs.

Iran Urges ‘Non-Interference’ in Syria’s Internal Affairs.

    Iran has called for an end to meddling in Syria’s domestic affairs, saying the issue of foreign interference will be raised in the upcoming peace summit in Vienna.   According to Press TV, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif made the remarks upon his arrival in the Austrian capital city of Vienna on Thursday.   Zarif said respecting the territorial [&hellip