Kikwete: Railway line in Southern regions crucial
Kikwete: Railway line in Southern regions crucial
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President Jakaya Kikwete has said that construction of the railway line from Mtwara port to Mbamba Bay in Ruvuma region will help open up the Mtwara corridor and facilitate transportation…

Communities receive international recognition for conservation of wildlife
Communities receive international recognition for conservati…
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Nineteen communities across the country have been presented with the WWF Leaders for a Living Planet Award, after conserving and protecting wildlife and other natural resources for a period of…

Radio programme to reduce Aids spread kicks off in Iringa today
Radio programme to reduce Aids spread kicks off in Iringa to…
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TACAIDS, collaborating with UNICEF and UNESCO and the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, today launch a radio drama series in Iringa aimed at promoting positive behaviour change to reduce…

Gunmen rob 17 foreign tourists in northern Tanzania
Gunmen rob 17 foreign tourists in northern Tanzania
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DAR ES SALAAM, July 25 (Xinhua) -- A group of gunmen on Thursday dawn stormed into a tourist lodge in Tanzania's northern town of Hai and robbed 17 foreign tourists,…

Tanzania’s Natural Gas Outlook is Promising, Says IMF
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By George Mwangi

A BG survey vessel gathering data off the coast of Tanzania.
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Tanzania has a good chance of becoming a major producer and exporter of natural gas over the…

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Dar-es-salaam

Gunmen rob 17 foreign tourists in northern Tanzania

DAR ES SALAAM, July 25 (Xinhua) — A group of gunmen on Thursday dawn stormed into a tourist lodge in Tanzania’s northern town of Hai and robbed 17 foreign tourists, police said on Friday. The tourists were from the United States, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom, the Kilimanjaro regional police commander Robert Boaz told […]

Tanzania’s Natural Gas Outlook is Promising, Says IMF

By George Mwangi A BG survey vessel gathering data off the coast of Tanzania. CGG Tanzania has a good chance of becoming a major producer and exporter of natural gas over the next decade, said the International Monetary Fund. Significant offshore discoveries have been made over the last two-to-three years and further exploration is underway, […]

Mixed results for Team Tanzania in Glasgow

Mixed results for Team Tanzania in Glasgow Details Published on Saturday, 26 July 2014 00:36 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 149 TANZANIA swimming team had mixture of success and failure in the ongoing 20th edition of Commonwealth games in Glasgow, Scotland as Mariam Foum excelled in Heat 2 of women’s 50m freestyle held at […]

Tanzania takes control of bank accused of money laundering

Tanzania’s central bank said on Friday it had taken over the management of a bank accused by the U.S. government of large-scale money laundering. The decision comes after the Central Bank of Cyprus (CBC) placed two branches of FBME Bank under its control following a report from the U.S. …to ensure safety of customers’ deposits […]

Pemba

Lajja Gauswami shoots china during ISSF World Cup

Lajja Gauswami on Tuesday clinched a china award in women’s 50-metre purloin 3 position event, finally bringing to an finish India’s gaunt run during a ISSF World Cup in Granada, Spain. Gauswami shot 584 in a gift turn and 454 in a finals to bag a china forward of Norway’s Malin Westerheim, who shot 443.9 […]

Solar lights pleasure many

Solar lights pleasure many Details Published on Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 00:46 Written by ISSA YUSSUF, Zanzibar Hits: 54 IN a bid to say a newly commissioned solar powered travel lights, a Municipal Council will run an recognition programme over a electronic media, a Minister of State for Municipal Development, Dr Mwinyihaj Makame Mwadini, pronounced […]

Govt urged to safeguard sea ride safe

The supervision has been asked to severely safeguard a reserve of sea ride comforts to equivocate nonessential deaths and injuries. The call was done by Gando authority Khalifa Suleiman Khalifa (CUF) on Saturday when receiving concession of foodstuffs value 8m/- from Tanzania Distilleries Limited to be distributed to children whose relatives died in a sea […]

Women leaders: Still prolonged approach to go

Women leaders: Still prolonged approach to go Details Published on Wednesday, 10 Jul 2013 02:04 Written by ISSA YUSSUF, Zanzibar Hits: 89 activists assembly in Pemba to plead how to inspire women to take adult care roles WOMEN on Pemba Islands are energetically watchful for any care event to plea group during any level. Many […]

Arusha

Tanzania: Yusufali Wins Arusha Golf Tourney

MUZZAFAR Yusufali had something to laugh off over the weekend after emerging the winner at the Corporate Golf Tournament at the Arusha Gymkhana Club. The handicap 10 Yusufali carded two under-38 Stable Ford Points to take home Division A’s top prize. The runner-up position went to handicap 12 Safiq Khanji who collected level-36 points in […]

Arusha Bombings – Are They a Foreign Instigated Plot?

IN the intervening period, there has been a wave of escalating violence in this country, a phenomenon quite alien to the Tanzanian culture of peace. Save for Zanzibar where an armed revolution took place to topple a feudal sultanate, mainland Tanzania achieved independence via peaceful agitation. We are talking here of a country which has […]

ECA athletes compete in Arusha

ECA athletes compete in Arusha Details Published on Saturday, 29 June 2013 00:34 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 33 THE Zone Five East and Central Africa (ECA) athletics championships open at the Sheikh Amri Abeid Stadium in Arusha today with over 100 young runners battling it out for top honours. Athletics Tanzania (AT) secretary […]

NEC carries Arusha ward polls forward to July 14

NEC carries Arusha ward polls forward to July 14 Details Published on Wednesday, 26 June 2013 04:30 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 796 Retired Judge Damian Lubuva. THE National Electoral Commission (NEC) has postponed elections in four wards in Arusha until July 14, this year, to allow stability in the region following two incidents […]

Kilimanjaro

Swollen foot , fever force Ray Lewis to stop Mt . Kilimanjaro climb

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Injury, fever prevents Ray Lewis from climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro

Former Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis was not able to go through with his plan to climb Mount Kilimanjaro because of a foot injury and fever, the Baltimore Sun reported Friday. Lewis joined forces with TackleKili, a charitable organization, to climb the Tanzanian mountain to raise money and awareness for clean water in East Africa. […]

Illness, injury keep Ray Lewis from climbing Kilimanjaro

Ray Lewis celebrates in the parade following Baltimore’s Super Bowl XLVII win.(Photo: Suchat Pederson, The News Journal) As we posted here earlier this week, Ray Lewis was scheduled to begin climbing Mount Kilimanjaro on Wednesday, along with a group that includes former NFL defensive tackle Tommie Harris and Brad Pitt’s brother Doug. That’s not happening […]

Ray Lewis’ climb up Mount Kilimanjaro ends because of fever and swollen foot

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Morogoro

UTT restructuring seeks to improve service delivery

UTT restructuring seeks to improve service delivery Details Published on Wednesday, 10 July 2013 01:09 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 85 AFTER a decade of existence and coming of age, Unit Trust of Tanzania (UTT) is set to restructure into three independent companies in a bid to diversify and better serve masses. The three […]

Patwa, Monica best cricketers of 2012

Patwa, Monica best cricketers of 2012 Details Published on Wednesday, 10 July 2013 00:01 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 38 NATIONAL cricket team opening batsman Abhik Patwa was named men’s best player of the year 2012 during the award presentation ceremony in Arusha over the weekend. The ladies best player award of the year […]

Dar police hold 13 suspects in Manzese riots

Dar police hold 13 suspects in Manzese riots Details Published on Monday, 08 July 2013 18:32 Written by LUDOVICK KAZOKA Hits: 321 POLICE in Dar es Salaam are holding 13 suspects following chaos which ensued in Manzese area in Kinondoni municipality on Saturday.  The Kinondoni Regional Police Commander (RPC), Camilius Wambura, told the ‘Daily News’ […]

Three die in separate road accidents in Dar es Salaam

Three die in separate road accidents in Dar es Salaam Details Published on Tuesday, 09 July 2013 00:22 Written by JIMMY LWANGILI Hits: 116 THREE people have died and twelve others were injured in separate incidents that occurred in Ilala and Kinondoni municipalities in Dar es Salaam over the weekend, police have said. In the […]

Zanzibar

Dr Margaret Abbott: Is Zanzibar the wrong holiday for us?

Q: My husband and I have booked a holiday to Zanzibar this summer but I was recently told that food and water there are not always safe for consumption. Have we chosen the wrong holiday destination? A: I am sure you will have a wonderful time in Zanzibar provided you take a few simple precautions. […]

The Tripologist

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HIV, Non-Communicable Diseases On Rise in Zanzibar

Zanzibar — THE Minister for Health Mr Juma Duni Haji on Monday said that Zanzibar has been witnessing a rise in HIV/ AIDS along with non-communicable diseases (NCD) such as mental disorders, diabetes, high blood pressures and cancer. Moving a motion in the Zanzibar House asking representatives to endorse a 27.7bn/- budget to his ministry […]

Zanzibar sets film stage

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Bandits Ambush Traders in Rukwa

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Sumbawanga — SIX bandits ambushed more than 30 traders who were travelling in a truck and made away with items and cash valued at 20m/-. Acting Rukwa Regional Police Commander Ferdinand Rwegasira confirmed the incident, which occurred at around 8pm on July 14, this year, at a road bend at Muze Mountains along Ntendo-Muze Road […]

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Chadema ‘plays down’ resignations of leaders in three regions

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Chadema ‘plays down’ resignations of leaders in three regions Details Published on Monday, 21 July 2014 03:45 Written by ROSE ATHUMANI Hits: 912 THE National Chairman of Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA), Mr Freeman Mbowe, addresses reporters on the resolutions of the party’s Central Committee in Dar es Salaam on Sunday. Others are (centre) […]

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Kikwete: For govt to help pay coop debts, thieves must be arraigned

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President Jakaya Kikwete has said the government will not settle off cooperative societies debts owed by various banks unless it is established how they came into being and the leaders connected with the embezzlement of the money are dragged to court. Click here to read more

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NHC says doors wide open for Interested house buyers

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The National Housing Corporation (NHC) has said the doors are now opened to all people, including government officials, who have shown interest in buying houses from the state firm. Click here to read more

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