Tag: Daily News

NSC- Collect TLGU Nomination Forms

| July 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE National Sports Council (NSC) has appealed to those wishing to vie for different posts in the forthcoming Tanzania Ladies Golf Union (TLGU) general election to collect nomination forms. The TLGU polls are scheduled for August 15 this year at the Morogoro Gymkhana Club. NSC Games and Sports Officer Benson Chacha told the ‘Daily News’ […]

Continue Reading

Shinyanga cotton buying season on right track

| July 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Shinyanga cotton buying season on right track Details Published on Friday, 18 July 2014 00:37 Written by HILDA MHAGAMA Hits: 60 COTTON farmers in Shinyanga Region have responded positively, by selling their produce during this year’s buying season that commenced in mid-June, after they were assured that they no longer pay levies. Initially, the farmers […]

Continue Reading

Tanzania to miss juniors’ golf

| July 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tanzania to miss juniors’ golf Details Published on Monday, 14 July 2014 01:40 Written by MBONILE BURTON Hits: 118 The Tanzania Golf Union (TGU) Vice-Chairman, Joseph Tango. TANZANIA will once again miss out on the 2014 Junior Golf Open Championship teeing off today through to Wednesday in England. The Tanzania Golf Union (TGU) Vice-Chairman, Joseph […]

Continue Reading

Tanzania Border Post Harmonisation to Ease Congestion

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

LOCAL and regional traders using the Tanzania-Burundi border post will no longer spend much time crossing when the two countries start, under pilot basis implementation, the One Stop Border Post (OSBP) in Kabanga-Tanzania and Kobero–Burundi. Under the OSBP, services will be harmonised with incoming traffic jointly cleared by officers from both countries from one side […]

Continue Reading

VETA introduces oil and gas courses

| July 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

VETA introduces oil and gas courses Details Published on Thursday, 03 July 2014 01:09 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 151 FOLLOWING huge discoveries of on-shore and off-shore natural gas reserves in Mtwara and Lindi, the Vocational Education and Training Authority (VETA) has embarked on major reforms on its curriculum to enable its students to […]

Continue Reading

More Chinese Tourists Expected in Dar

| June 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Beijing — THE campaign to sell Tanzania’s tourism destinations to China has started to bear fruit as tourist arrivals is expected to increase by about 40 per cent in this year. Latest statistics shows that in the first two months of this year the number of tourists from red dragon country increased by almost 63 […]

Continue Reading

M-Pawa Hits the Ground Running

| June 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

M-PAWA, a new banking product introduced by Commercial Bank of Africa and Vodacom has raked in 1.2bn/- in three weeks only after it was launched. Vodacom Tanzania’s Managing Director, Mr Rene Meza told the ‘Daily News’ that the money were savings from 50,000 people who had registered for the new service that allows customers to […]

Continue Reading

Dengue fever kits issued nationwide

| June 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dengue fever kits issued nationwide Details Published on Monday, 02 June 2014 06:34 Written by LUDOVICK KAZOKA Hits: 120 The Chief Medical Officer, Dr Donan Mmbando. THE government has distributed about 57,000 dengue fever testing kits to health centres and hospitals in the country, to help medics carry out the exercise without difficulty. The Chief […]

Continue Reading

Filth, Disorder Mar Ubungo Bus Terminal

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

THE fast piling up of filth and disorganisation at the Ubungo Bus Terminal in Dar es Salaam, the country’s largest and busiest, is seriously threatening service delivery and travellers’ health, a ‘Daily News’ survey has established. The demolition of the various structures at the terminal to pave way for the execution of the Dar es […]

Continue Reading

Iringa Communities Catching Up With Climate Change

| May 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Iringa — RESIDENTS in three villages of Ismani Ward in Iringa Region are taking measures to reduce effects of climate change and raise the quality of their lives by protecting forests, engaging in tree planting and undertaking income generating activities other than farming and livestock keeping. Over 1,200 people from Kisin’ga, Mkungugu, and Kinywang’anga villages […]

Continue Reading