Tanzania

Tanzania: Banks’ Lending Interest Rate Falls to 16pc in February

By Abduel Elinaza in ArushaBANKS credits continue to become more affordable as interest rates maintained a steady decline,...

Tanzania: ‘Plan to Attract Two Million Tourists Next Year On Track’

TANZANIA Tourist Board (TTB) has said it is on the right track to meet the target of increasing...

Tanzania: Food Prices Stay Stable With Slight Rise in Inflation Over Ramadhan

By Beatrice MateruThe approach of Ramadhan is often accompanied by a rise in the price of food, especially...

Tanzania: Young Adult Novels Inspire and Educate

By Caroline UliwaAt a Book Bazaar in Soma Book Café in Dar es Salaam, author of Love Bombs...

Tanzania: Kigamboni – Escape From Dar’s Hustle

analysis By Dorothy NdaluOn weekends and public holidays, MV Magogoni and MV Kazi, the two ferries that serve...

Tanzania: Agriculture Bank Proving a Boon to Farming Sector

By Rosemary MirondoDar es Salaam — The notion that agriculture is not bankable has bedevilled farming for decades,...

Tanzania: Swedish Minister in Dar for Fresh Cooperation Talks

By Khalifa SaidDar es Salaam — Swedish Minister for International Development Cooperation Peter Eriksson was expected in the...

Tanzania: JPM – Saudis Mulling Muslim Varsity in Tanzania

By Aurea SimtoweDar es Salaam — President John Magufuli revealed yesterday that Saudi Arabia intends to build a...

Tanzania to File Own Report On Rights Situation At UN

By Khalifa SaidDar es Salaam — The government says it planned to file its report on the human...

Tanzania: Human Rights Continue to Worsen in Tanzania As Magufuli Cracks Down On Critics

analysis By Tundu Am LissuBloggers, politicians, journalists, businesspeople, artists, musicians -- anyone critical of Tanzania's President John Magufuli...

Tanzania: Medics Warn of Eye Cancer

By Lydia ShekighendaMEDICAL experts in the country have raised considerable concern over raising cases of retinoblastoma, an eye...

Tanzania: Govt – Crdb Bank Key Development Partner

By Abduel Elinaza in ArushaCRDB Bank shareholders have endorsed a dividend increase of 60 per cent as the...

Tanzania: Ministry Beefs Up Security to Curb Livestock Smuggling

By Peti Siyame in KalamboThe Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries Development is rehabilitating five livestock auction markets at...

Tanzania: Simba Out to Keep Race in Control

By Sunday News ReporterSIMBA will look to strengthen their grip in the Mainland Premier League title race as...

Tanzania: Human and Civil-Rights Bodies Seek UN Action On Tanzania Crisis

By Fred OluochThirty-eight human and civil-rights organisations across the globe want the Tanzanian government to address the deteriorating...

Tanzania: Zanzibar Upgrades Its Town to City Level

By Abdallah MsuyaThe Minister for Regional Administration, Local Government, and Special Department, Mr Haji Omar Kheri, has said...

Tanzania: Govt to Table Bill for Obligatory Health Insurance

By Katare MbashiruDodoma — COME September this year, the government is expected to table in the National Assembly,...

Tanzania: Magufuli Warns Govt Leaders to Avoid Conflict

PRESIDENT John Magufuli has warned some regional commissioners (RCs), regional administrative secretaries (RAS), district commissioners as well as...

Tanzania: Prime Minister Says Forex Traders to Be ‘Allowed’

Arusha — Private forex traders, whose lucrative currency changing business was rudely halted by recent closures of their...

Tanzania: President Magufuli Reads the Riot Act to His Appointees At State House Meeting

By Josephine ChristopherDar es Salaam — President John Magufuli has called upon top regional and district government officials...

Tanzania: Government to Build Cancer Facility in Mbeya

By Hellen NachilongoDar es Salaam — The government is planning to build a cancer hospital in Mbeya in...

Tanzania: Defence Budget Down to Sh1.84tr

By Ibrahim YamolaDar es Salaam — The minister for Defence and National Service, Dr Hussein Mwinyi, has listed...

Tanzania: Dengue Fever Cases Rise By 50pc

By Elizabeth EdwardDar es Salaam — Cases of patients being diagnosed with dengue fever in Dar es Salaam...

Tanzania: Acacia Fined Sh5.6bn for Leaking Toxic Water

By Peter SarambaMwanza — The government has slapped Acacia's North Mara with a Sh5.6 billion fine for leaking...

Tanzania: Rains Kill Five, Leave 2, 500 Homeless in Kyela District

By Godfrey KahangoKyela — Five people died and 2, 570 others have been left homeless in Kyela District...

Tanzania: EALA Lawmakers Urge EU to Lift Burundi Sanctions

By Zephania UbwaniArusha — Members of the East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) have castigated the economic sanctions against...

Tanzania: Nyangali Has Reappeared, but This Is No Time to Relax

By Charles Onyango-ObboLast week, masked armed men, believed to be security officers, abducted Mdude Nyangali, a fierce critic...

Tanzania: Kenya, Tanzania in Study to Protect Coral Reefs

Kenya and Tanzania are among eight countries in the Western Indian Ocean region that will benefit from a...

Tanzania Fights Outbreak As Dengue Hits Three Regions

By Rose MirembeA week after the US Food and Drug Administration approved the first vaccine for dengue, Dengvaxia,...

Tanzania: Spotlight On Women As Sauti Za Busara Calls for Entry

By Paul OwereDar es Salaam — After a successful 2019 edition of the Sauti za Busara music festival,...

Tanzania: Two Million Women Give Birth Yearly As Life Expectancy Reaches 64 Years

By Habel ChidawaliDodoma — The government said on Thursday, May 16, 2019 that at least 2 million women...

Tanzania: Ignorance Blamed for Surging Maternal, Infant Mortality Rates in Mwanza

By Jonathan MusaMwanza — Public health officials have blamed ignorance of expectant mothers on the importance of going...

Tanzania Bans Plastic Bags – allAfrica.com

By James KaruhangaThe Tanzanian government on Thursday issued an official warning to people planning to visit the country...

Tanzania Bans Plastic Bags, Warns Travellers

The Tanzanian government has officially announced a ban on all plastic carrier bags according to a public notice...

Tanzania: Vanessa Mdee and Juma Jux Finally Break Up After Months of Denials

Photo: MdeeMusic/Instagram Vanessa and her bae Juma Jux recently kissed passionately during a recent tour performance. By Thomas...

Tanzania Need Not Import Fish

By Benjamin BenTANZANIA has been described as a nation capable to produce enough fish and do away with...

Tanzania: AfDB Admires Dar’s Economic Growth, Pledges More Funding

AFRICAN Development Bank (AfDB) President Dr Akinwumi Adesina has commended Tanzania for steady economic growth of an annual...

Tanzania: Z’bar Is Doing Well in Revenue Collection – Shein

PRESIDENT Ali Mohamed Shein has commended the Ministry of Finance and Planning for performing well in revenue collection...

Tanzania: Clearance of Edible Oil Imports Awaits Documents, Says Government

By Daily News Reporter in DodomaCLEARANCE of over 1,440 metric tonnes of edible oil at Dar es Salaam...

Tanzania: Tanzanite Sales , Revenue Soar As Smuggling Is Checked

By Jimmy LwangiliTANZANITE revenue has soared to a record level after construction of a wall around the rare...