[Leadership]The military has withdrawn some troops from Mali to participate in the ongoing operation against the Boko Haram sect in Nigeria. President Goodluck Jonathan declared a state of emergency in three states last Tuesday.
[Daily News]THE Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has decided to go for revision instead of filing an appeal to challenge the decision of the High Court, which quashed the terrorist charges against opposition politician Wilfred Lwakatare.
[Sabahi]The European Union's Ambassador to Tanzania Filiberto Ceriani Sebregondi urged journalists to be well informed on various human rights issues in order to report on violations and stop the vice from spreading, Tanzania's The Guardian reported Saturday (May 18th).
[Daily News]THE government suffers over 15bn/- loss annually in revenue due to smuggling and improperly taxed cement imports through Zanzibar, an industry source said in Dar es Salaam over the weekend.