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  1. Malawi tobacco growers between rock, hard place Growers complain...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Newstime Africa

    Citing falling prices and government apathy, Malawi's tobacco growers feel they are stuck between a rock and a hard place. "I will stop growing the crop if the status quo is maintained," Mishek Chikulumeni, the 46-year-old owner of Chikondi Estate, a tobacco farm located some 12km from the central town of Kasungu, told Anadolu Agency.

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  2. Muntu warns Mafabi, Nabila over media exchangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | New Vision

    OPPOSITION Forum for Democratic Change party leader, Gen Mugisha Muntu has warned the Budadiri West MP Nandala Mafabi and Kampala Central Woman MP, Nabila Nagayi against discussing party issues in the media. According to John Kikonyogo, the party spokesperson, Muntu said discussing the issues in the media was affecting the image of the party.

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  3. .com | Malawi diplomat designate called Mugabe 'idiot' - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | News24

    ... said the Zimbabwean government was already working on barring Banda from taking up thepost, with experts advising Malawi to reverse the appointment rather than wait for possible action from Harare. The report said Harare had received his appointment ...

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  4. Chaos at Mubs-KIU gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Daily Monitor

    University league Yesterday's result Mubs 1-0 KIU Today at 2pm Nkumba vs. Kyambogo KAMPALA . Violence is back in the University Football League .

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  5. Government to lower power tariffs for big industries- PM RugundaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 30 | Daily Monitor

    At least 270 Chinese companies have opened up multi-million dollar businesses in Uganda and over 60 Chinese development finance projects are under implementation, creating about 30,000 jobs in diverse sectors Government is considering preferential industrial electricity tariffs for big projects as a part of measures to attract more investments in the economy Prime Minister, Dr Ruhakana Rugunda has said. Dr Rugunda said the economy is growing modestly but if big industries were subjected to discounted tariffs, more would come up in industrial parks that the government is establishing countrywide.

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  6. Tanzania: Minister Wants Promotion of Local ProductsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | AllAfrica.com

    ... that products are easily exported to neighbouring countries such as the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Burundi, Malawi and Rwanda via road and lakes Tanganyika, Rukwa and Nyasa. SIDO's exhibitions this year were held at zonal level in the ...

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  7. Zimbabwe: Malawi Ambassador Calls Mugabe an 'Idiot' - ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | AllAfrica.com

    ... that he lives a very long time, so that one day he can go before an international tribunal. He is a horrible man." Malawi's ambassador designate to Zimbabwe is a man who described President Robert Mugabe as an idiot and a horrible man in 2006 while ...

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  8. Uganda's traffic woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | New Vision

    Recently, when I come out of down town with my groceries in either arm, I knew that the safest place to cross the road near Shoprite, along Entebbe Highway, was the Zebra Crossing. However, I was almost run over by a taxi, and then almost swept away by speeding motorcycles.

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  9. Blog: Mission Journal: In Zambia, Sata never fulfilled promise of greater transparencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    ... Front arrived at Breeze FM , an independent station in Chipata, a bustling town near Zambia's eastern border with Malawi, and threatened to beat up the news editor of following remarks made during a morning debate program about the party's poor ...

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  10. Malawi: Zomba's 'Salisbury Bridge' Wears New FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | AllAfrica.com

    The death trap that was becoming of the Salisbury Bridge along the Mangasanja road in the old capital Zomba has been addressed and worn a new face altogether. The planks that formed the deck of the bridge had lived their life span, making the worn out surface a ticking bomb waiting for explosion, putting the lives of road users at greater risk.

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  11. KCCA to inject US $ 1500 in urban tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | New Vision

    By Lawrence Mulondo Kampala Capital City Authority has set a budget of US$ 1500 to boost urban tourism in Kampala. According to KCCA, tourism is one of the key factors that will lead Kampala City to development.

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  12. Malawi: Card Hands Over Chilimbi Irrigation Scheme to CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | AllAfrica.com

    The Churches Action in Relief and Development on Friday handed over a K6.7 million Chilimbi Irrigation Scheme to communities around Group Village Head Nande in Traditional Authority Mabuka in Mulanje. Making the handover, CARD Executive Director, Melton Luhanga said his organization decided to engage communities in small scale irrigation as one of the strategies to enhance community resilience so that they adapt to shocks emanating from natural disasters and effects of climate change.

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  13. 'Delivering Gender Mandates: Strategies for Good Governance and Sustainable Development'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    ... is pleased to invite you to a discussion with Her Excellency Dr Joyce Banda, former President of the Republic of Malawi and an entrepreneur, activist and philanthropist. Dr Banda, the first female President of her nation and a fierce campaigner for ...

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  14. David Afugani appointed KickStar International Regional Director of West AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Ghanamma.com

    ... and relief. Other organizations have distributed our pumps across Africa and today, thousands are in use in Uganda, Malawi, Zambia, Malawi, Burkina Faso, Mali, Tanzania, Ethiopia, Burundi, Sudan and Rwanda. KickStart is rated Four Star on the ...

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  15. Big Brother Africa: Esther returns, bashes Bebe CoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | New Vision

    The slender beauty was welcomed by a host of journalists and of course; her family members and friends; including dancehall singer Rabadaba, despite him appearing on crutches due to an injury he sustained recently. Right after her arrival, she was driven to Rosemary Courts, a few meters away from Entebbe international airport for a press conference.

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  16. Hats off to Rotary's fundraising effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Shoreham Herald

    Steyning Grammar School teacher Katie Browning received a cheque for A 750, to cover the expenses and fees for one child in Malawi to attend school. Mrs Browning has been instrumental in a scheme to help an extended family in Malawi to give their children an education.

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  17. Works ministry calls for UNRA independent procurementRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | New Vision

    The Uganda National Roads Authority has paved 305km of roads this year closing in on the national development target of 1,100 kilometers of roads to be paved by 2015. Since February five roads have been completed - Nyakahita-Kazo, Kazo-Kamwenge, Fort-Portal-Bundibugyo-Lamia, Malaba-Busia-Bugiri and Mbarara-Kikagati-Murongo while 90% of works on Kampala-Masaka, Tororo-Mbale-Soroti, Jinja-Kamuli, Kawempe-Luwero-Kafu and Hoima-Kaiso-Tonya roads have been completed.

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  18. Rwanda: Rutare Connected to Power GridRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    A new 82km power line has been commissioned in Rutare sector, Gicumbi District in the Northern Province, with a call on residents to take full advantage of the electricity and start income generating activities to fight household poverty. State Minister for Energy and Water, Germaine Kamayirese, launched the medium voltage distribution line, which serves Nyamiyaga, Muko and Mutete localities, on Wednesday.

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  19. Cashgate: Malawi's bigwigs feel the heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Mail & Guardian

    ... gave prosecutors the go-ahead to examine logs and call transcripts spanning the period from January to December 2013. Malawi's graft-busting body, the Anti-Corruption Bureau, is investigating the disappearance of more than $48?million during Banda's ...

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  20. Uganda Premier League: Vipers target Summit as KCC hosts high flying Bright Stars F.CRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    The 2014/15 Uganda Premier League week 6 fixtures continue on Friday, 24th October with 5 fixtures on card. Vipers football club have a chance of hitting the summit of the table standings should they score more than 2 goals against Kira Young at Buikwe grounds.

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