ECOWAS member states brainstorm on Valletta Action

A meeting on the implementation of the Valletta Action Plan by Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) member states has been held in Accra to deliberate on relevant issues on how to maximise the positives of migration to impact on development of countries among others. The Valletta Action Plan is built around five priority areas, which are development benefits of […]

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Airport staff charged to court over Ivory smuggling in Tanzania

By Rosina John Dar es Salaam. Four security officers at Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA) were yesterday charged with aiding the recent smuggling out of ivory worth hundreds of millions of shillings. The four, including two Tanzania People’s Defence Forces (TPDF) soldiers, were implicated in the syndicate that sneaked 265 kilogrammes of ivory through JNIA on July 5. Those who appeared […]

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