Tanzania

Tanzania: SSRA Refutes Debt Claim

By Frank KimboyDar es Salaam — The Social Security Regulatory Authority (SSRA) denied yesterday that the decision to...

East Africa: EAC Heads of State to Meet in Arusha

By The Citizen ReporterArusha — The 20th Ordinary Meeting of the Summit of the East African Community Heads...

Tanzania: Govt Seeks External Maize Markets As Harvests Soar

By Alfred ZachariaDar es Salaam — The government is now looking for external markets to export maize as...

Kenya: Why Rose Muhando Doesn’t Want to Return to Tanzania

By Thomas MatikoTroubled Tanzanian gospel musician Rose Muhando, who recently hit the headlines with a bizarre exorcism video,...

Tanzania Orders Destruction of Monsanto/Gates’ GM Trials Due to Illegal Use for Pro-GM Propaganda

press release Dar es Salaam — Tanzanian civil society organisations (CSOs) welcome the decision of the Permanent Secretary...

Tanzania: Vital Documents System Simplified

By Bernard LugongoForeigners who want Tanzanian Visa or residence permits can now acquire such services electronically, a move...

Tanzania: Fury As 7bn/ – Saccos Money Is Missing

By Abela MsikulaMEMBERS of Kutyaba Savings and Credit Co-operative have called for the government intervention in a crisis...

Tanzania: Chinese Bullish About Dar’s Growth Prospects – Envoy

CHINA Dasheng Bank Limited which opens doors in Dar es Salaam today is a testimony of growing confidence...

Tanzania: NEMC Pushes for Use of Renewable Energy

THE National Environmental Management Council (NEMC) is promoting the use of renewable energy as it seeks to ensure...

Tanzania: DC Acts On Abandoned Open Mines

By Daily News Reporter in ChunyaCHUNYA District Commissioner Mary Prisca Mahundi has unveiled the district's strategic plan for...

Tanzania: Gambia Allows NGOs to Access Arusha Court

Photo: Lucas Barasa/The Nation Media Group African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights President Justice Slyvain Ore (centre)...

Tanzania: Arusha Runners Claim Women Athletics Title

By Cosmas MlekaniARUSHA Region overpowered its tough rivals to clinch this year's national women athletics title in the...

Tanzania: Over 100 Girls Escape From Undergoing FGM

By Mugini Jacob in TarimeMORE than 100 girls have fled from various villages of Tarime and Serengeti districts...

Tanzania: State Develops National Plan to Protect Women, Children

By Ludovick Kazoka in DodomaTHE government has developed a national programme geared towards protecting women and children against...

Tanzania: Three School Teachers Die in Road Accident – AllAfrica.com

Mbeya Regional Police Commander, Ulrich Matei, named the fatalities as David Edwin, Mashaka Mkalafu both of whom died...

Tanzania: Diamond Robbed of Gold and Diamond Chains Worth Sh1.8 Million

By Thomas MatikoBongo artiste robbed while performing at the inaugural Wasafi Festival in Mtwara, Tanzania. After giving a...

Tanzania: No Trace of Missing Journalist

By Alloyce KimbungaDar — MEDIA rights groups have appealed to Tanzanian authorities to ascertain the fate of a...

Tanzania – Three School Teachers Die in a Grisly Road Accident

By Godfrey KahangoMbeya — Three school teachers were killed and four others sustained minor injuries following a car...

Kenya: Tanzania’s Saida Karoli to Tour Kenya in Comeback Show

By Amos NgairaTanzanian songbird Saida Karoli will feature in two musical shows in Nairobi and Kisumu next month....

Tanzania’s private sector urges gov’t to reduce tax to boost business – Xinhuanet

The Tanzania Private Sector Foundation on Sunday urged the government to reduce the Value Added Tax from the...

Uganda: At least 29 dead after boat capsizes in Lake Victoria – Al Jazeera

"The boat was overloaded and secondly there was bad weather," Patrick Onyango told the Reuters news agency on...

We must cash in from the Rwenzori – Daily Monitor

Last week Thursday night, I met up a group of mountain climbers who had just done the Rwenzori...

Tanzania: Moi Faces Severe Blood Shortage

By Elizabeth EdwardDar es Salaam — The Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute (Moi) is facing severe shortage of blood therefore...

A tall celebration: How did Baton Rouge accountant spend 50th birthday? Conqu… – The Advocate

Early in the climb, Deborah Dalgo snapped this photo of Mount Kilimanjaro with the moon, which would become...

Kenya: U.S.$2 Billion to Step Up War Against Poaching

By Halima AbdallahKenyan and Tanzania are beneficiaries of a $2 million grant meant to improve law enforcement and...

Emulate Tanzania on traffic control – Daily Monitor

Arusha, Tanzania, is fast becoming an attractive city in East Africa, not just because it hosts the headquarters...

Tanzania: Cashew Nut Farmers Pocket U.S.$2 Million As Sales Gather Pace – AllAfrica.com

Cashew farmers in Lindi, Mtwara and Ruvuma have so far pocketed a total of nearly Sh5 billion since...

Tanzania: New Aviation Radar to Boost Revenue Collection – AllAfrica.com

THE installation of the new civil aviation radar at the Julius Nyerere International Airport is set to earn...

Humans didn’t cause mass animal extinctions in Africa, like previously though… – USA Today

In research published in the journal Science, authors say extinctions of mammal communities in Africa occurred before evidence...

Tanzania: … Kagera Sugar Boast to Beat Yanga

By Meddy Mulisa in BukobaKAGERA Sugar Head Coach, Mecky Maxime, has bragged that his charges will emerge victorious...

Tanzania: Dar Court Revokes Mbowe and Ester Matiko’s Bails

By Faustine Kapama, Dar es SalaamThe Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court in Dar es Salaam on Friday canceled bail...

Tanzania: Zanzibar Govt Plans to Provide Free Legal Aid

By Daily News Reporter in ZanzibarACCESS to justice, which has been elusive for the majority of poor people,...

Tanzania: Yanga Beat Mwadui to Displace Simba Sc in the Second Place

By Majuto OmaryDar es Salaam — Young Africans have defeated Mwadui FC 2-1 to leapfrog their traditional rivals,...

Tanzania: Surveillance of Forex Bureaux Crucial

By Richard MshombaI am a strong advocate of a flexible exchange rate market system. Nonetheless, the foreign currency...

Tanzania: USAID Project to Train 20,000 Youths in Entrepreneurship

By Zephania UbwaniArusha — At least 21,500 youths from Iringa, Mbeya and Zanzibar will benefit from skills upgrading...

Tanzania: LHRC Reveals Rights Abuses in Illegal Fishing Operation

By Mosenda JacobDar es Salaam — The Legal and Human Rights Centre (LHRC) said on Friday November 23...

Tanzania: Nile Basin Faces Water Security Risk

By Rosemary MirondoDar es Salaam — Lack of political will between the Nile Basin Initiative member states to...

Tanzania: Shock As Water Well Owners Appeal for Consideration

By Mosenda JacobDar es Salaam — There is a sense of shock among Dar es Salaam residents following...

Tanzania: Take 5 – WCB Wasafi Record Producer Lizer Classic

By Elvis SamperuLizer Classic or Lizer Magic is the man behind Wasafi Records' big hits, including 'Sikomi', 'Kwangwaru'...

Tanzania: Zanzibar, MNH Sign Landmark Agreement

By Daily News Reporter in ZanzibarTHE Zanzibar Ministry of Health has signed a landmark cooperation agreement with Muhimbili...