Tag: Daily News

Professional Musicians Touring Tanzania Bring Different Skills

| April 30, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Iman Mani FOLLOWING the success of their first appearance in Tanzania last year, the Berlinbased OY duet was invited for a second visit this month. During last year’s Sauti za Busara (SZB) festival, the duo devoted a little of their time towards giving short workshops at the Dhow Countries Music Academy (DCMC) in Zanzibar […]

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Revamp of tyre company is right step in right direction

| April 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

Revamp of tyre company is right step in right direction Details Published on Tuesday, 21 April 2015 07:07 Written by EDITOR Hits: 183 THE government announced at the weekend its commitment to revamp the Arusha-based General Tyre East Africa Limited (GTEA), a move seen by various stakeholders as long overdue. The factory, with installed capacity […]

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Great News for Tanzanian Maize Farmers

| March 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

TANZANIA may soon start exporting maize to China in a move that is likely to become a major catalyst in the country’s agricultural production. The move would also lift the welfare of millions of farmers who have for long been languishing in poverty despite registering bumper harvest of various crops including maize, rice and cassava. […]

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Floods leave five dead in Dar, hundreds homeless

| March 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Floods leave five dead in Dar, hundreds homeless Details Published on Monday, 23 March 2015 02:52 Written by CHRISTOPHER MAJALIWA Hits: 483 Dar es-Salaam have experienced a major flood disaster following the continuing heavy rains for the last two days THE ongoing heavy rains in Dar es Salaam region have left five people dead and […]

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TGU Prepares for Polls, Moshi Open

| March 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Mbonile Burton THE Moshi Open 2015 golf tournament will be held at the Moshi Gymkhana Club (MGC) course from March 14-15. The 36 holes stroke play national tournament will be preceded by the Tanzania Golf Union (TGU) general election on March 13. MGC captain Chris Martin told the ‘Daily News’ from Moshi on Wednesday […]

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Tanzania: Mtwara Cement Plant to Offer 10000 Jobs

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

OVER 10,000 people are expected to be employed directly and indirectly at the Dangote Cement Factory at Msijute area in Mtwara Region, which is slated to commence production in August. The factory, which is owned by Africa’s richest person, Alhaj Aliko Dangote, has as well announced plans to improve social amenities in Mtwara region by […]

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TRA Hails Construction Pace, Quality of Rukwa Roads

| January 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Peti Siyame Sumbawanga — TANROADS in Rukwa Region has hailed the quality and pace of constructing four major roads with a total length of 151 kilometres. The projects include the Sumbawanga-Matai-Kasanga port road running along the shores of Lake Tanganyika in Kalambo District covering 112 kilometres and the highway linking Tunduma-Laela-Sumbawanga. The highway, which […]

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ATC Passengers Stranded At JNIA

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

HUNDREDS of passengers scheduled to travel by Air Tanzania flights have remained stranded in Dar es Salaam for about four days due to failure by pilots to report to work after their Christmas break, officials said. The passengers were due to fly on December 27 from Dar es Salaam to The Comoros and other destinations […]

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Online shopping becoming popular in Tanzania

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Online shopping becoming popular in Tanzania UNIVERSITY students can now acquire knowledge on e-commerce and how to open virtual shops and boost their sales thanks to an initiative from a local online shopping platform, Kaymu. According to a statement made available to the ‘Daily News,’ the initiative dubbed ‘Kaym University’ compres six sessions which cover […]

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Rules to Check Handset Promo

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Alvar Mwakyusa FOLLOWING public outcry over what has been described as continuous and annoying phone calls and text messages for various promotions from mobile phone operators, the government is drafting guidelines to curb the malpractice. A number of clients have even complained that they have been charged fees for the services forced upon them […]

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