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Magufuli sacks Information minister during cabinet reshuffle

| March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Magufuli sacks Information minister during cabinet reshuffle

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli sacked the country’s information minister on Thursday, the first cabinet change since taking office in late 2015. Magufuli, nicknamed “the Bulldozer” for his strict leadership style, launched a reform drive soon after he was elected by dismissing dozens of senior public officials over allegations of corruption and inefficiency. The president removed […]

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Police disrupts Governor Joho’s rally in Kinango, Kwale

| March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Police disrupts Governor Joho’s rally in Kinango, Kwale

Police in Kwale County have today disrupted Governor Hassan Joho’s rally that was to take place at Kinango township. The rally which had been organized by Kinango constituency aspirant Benjamin Tayari started on well but when word went round that Joho was going to arrive in the next 15 minutes, police descended on residents ordering […]

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Uhuru gives comedian Nyambane a KEY job in Jubilee

| March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
Uhuru gives comedian Nyambane a KEY job in Jubilee

President Uhuru has given comedian Nyambane a job in Jubilee Party – Uhuru announced the job when he toured Kisii county on Wednesday, March 22 – He asked Nyambane to abandon entertainment to work with Jubilee – Nyambane has been working with the Nairobi county government Comedian Walter Mong’are, commn;y referred to as Nyambane, just […]

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I didn’t sabotage NASA ‘meeting’, says Kalonzo Musyoka

| March 23, 2017 | 0 Comments
I didn’t sabotage NASA ‘meeting’, says Kalonzo Musyoka

National Super Alliance (NASA) principals have scheduled a meeting before the weekend to dispel fears of a looming split. Co-principal and Wiper party leader Kalonzo Musyoka confirmed to The Standard that a meeting was being fixed “sometime between now and weekend” to talk about the coalition’s welfare and put matters in perspective. Kalonzo, who spoke […]

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Fall of Sacred Mugumo Tree Linked to Death of Former Nyeri Governor

| March 22, 2017 | 0 Comments
Fall of Sacred Mugumo Tree Linked to Death of Former Nyeri Governor

The fall of a sacred Mugumo tree in Nyeri has sparked anxiety, speculation and fears of a bad omen befalling Central Kenya. The tree believed to be over 150 years old came crashing down in Kiamigwi, Mathira constituency, Nyeri on Sunday. Some residents have associated the fall with the death of the late governor Nderitu Gachagua who […]

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