Tanzania News

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  • Simba, Mtibwa Safe At War Front
    on 13/12/2018 at 09:49

    [Daily News] SIMBA squad arrived safely in Kitwe yesterday ahead of their clash against hosts Nkana in CAF Champions League's first round match this Saturday. […]

  • TBS Reinforces Surveillance
    on 13/12/2018 at 09:49

    [Daily News] THE Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) has resolved to continue reinforcing marketing surveillance in a bid to phase out substandard products. […]

  • BoT to Review Further Bureau De Change Rules
    on 13/12/2018 at 09:49

    [Daily News] BANK of Tanzania (BoT) plans to review further bureau de change regulations to enhance operational efficiency and plug loopholes for illegal foreign currency trading and money laundering. […]

  • More Investment in the Education Sector Needed
    on 13/12/2018 at 09:49

    [Daily News] THE country's education system, whether we like it or not, needs to be addressed critically. […]

  • Shilling Battles for Stability Amid Uncertainty
    on 13/12/2018 at 09:49

    [Daily News] SHILLING has shown sign of stability and expected to remain at the same levels unless the market receives sizable demand. […]

  • Abide By E-Payment System, Otherwise - Govt
    on 13/12/2018 at 09:49

    [Daily News] THE government has warned all government institutions and departments that are yet to officially move into the Government e-Payment Gateway (GePG) system that they have until June 30, 2019, to do so, failure to which they risk facing appropriate legal actions. […]

  • Kigoma to Build Regional Cassava Market
    on 13/12/2018 at 09:49

    [Daily News] KIGOMA plans to build a first international market for cassava products in Kasulu district in the region. […]

  • Activists Want More Jobs for Women
    on 13/12/2018 at 08:51

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Gender activists and campaigners met here yesterday to discuss marginalisation of and discrimination against women in the country's labour market and chart out strategies to solve the problem. […]

  • 18 Ex-Tanzania Railway Senior Officials Appear Before City Court
    on 13/12/2018 at 08:49

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Eighteen former senior officials of Tanzania Railways Limited (TRL), now Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC), including director general Kipallo Kisamfu have been arraigned at the Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court, charged with abuse of public office. […]

  • Lifetime Sentence for Mozambican Facing Drug Charges
    on 13/12/2018 at 07:29

    [Daily News] THE Corruption and Economic Crimes Division of the High Court yesterday sentenced a Mozambique national, Ana Moisie Chissano (36), to lifetime imprisonment after being found guilty of possessing 3.03 kilogrammes of cocaine. […]

  • Pay the Fine or Go to Jail, Court Tells Bus Owner
    on 13/12/2018 at 07:29

    [Daily News] THE Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court yesterday sentenced Princes Muro Buses' owner, Majid Abdallah Kimaro, alias Muro, to eight years imprisonment or pay 115m/- fine for leading organised crime and money laundering in a criminal racket involving 26,875.52 litres of fuel. […]

  • WMA Certifies 2,300 Cashew Weighing Scales, Rejects 1,500 Others
    on 13/12/2018 at 07:29

    [Daily News] WEIGHTS and Measures Agency (WMA) has inspected and certified 2,256 weighing scales in five cashew producing regions, with 1,485 others rejected as defective. […]

  • Shortage of Medical Doctors Still Worrisome Despite Govt Efforts
    on 13/12/2018 at 07:29

    [Daily News] HEALTH stakeholders have appreciated efforts by the government in improvement of the health sector in the country. They also advised authorities to invest more in the sector to make sure citizens get free and quality health services countrywide. […]

  • Rwanda to Spend U.S.$1.3 Billion on Railway Project
    on 13/12/2018 at 06:25

    [New Times] Rwanda is looking for a staggering $1.3 billion to finance its portion of the Isaka-Kigali Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) aimed at reducing logistics costs, boost trade and ease the movement of people. […]

  • Proposed Isaka-Kigali Railway Could Be Extended to Rubavu
    on 13/12/2018 at 05:55

    [New Times] Rwanda and Tanzania are weighing up the option of extending the proposed joint standard gauge railway to Rubavu at the border with DR Congo. […]

  • Relief As Tanzania Moves to Ease Doing Business for Rwandan Traders
    on 13/12/2018 at 05:44

    [New Times] Tanzanian Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, Isack Kamwelwe, on Tuesday met Rwandan business community, especially traders exporting and importing goods using Tanzanian ports. […]

  • District Establishes Special Court for Street Children
    on 12/12/2018 at 15:27

    [Daily News] SUMBAWANGA District in Rukwa Region has established a special court for hearing cases of street children alleged to engage themselves in criminal activities. […]

  • PS Directed to Remove District Water Engineer
    on 12/12/2018 at 15:26

    [Daily News] WATER and Irrigation Deputy Minister Jumaa Aweso has directed the ministry's Permanent Secretary (PS), Prof Kitila Mkumbo, to assign Pangani District Water engineer Novati Wilson to other duties after failing to deliver. […]

  • Rufiji Hydropower Project Deal Signed At State House
    on 12/12/2018 at 14:29

    [Daily News] President John Magufuli has witnessed the signing of contract to construct Rufiji Hydropower plant project at State House in Dar es Salaam early Wednesday. […]

  • Indian Firm Wanted to Buy Cashews From Tanzania for U.S.$1 Per Kilogramme
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Two companies from India and Kenya wanted to buy 130,000 tonnes of cashew nuts from Tanzania for a price of Sh3,800 and Sh3,500 a kilo respectively, an official report shows. […]

  • Sumatra, Police Suspend 24 Upcountry Buses From Travelling Over Various Faults
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the end-year festive season gears up, authorities temporarily stopped at the Ubungo Bus Terminal24 up-country buses of different companies from travelling unless owners fixed some issues. […]

  • More Buses Licensed to Operate From Dar This Christmas Season
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Passengers planning to travel by bus to Arusha and Moshi for the festive season should have no trouble doing so. This is if only because the number of buses ferrying travellers to those destinations in northern Tanzania have been substantially increased. […]

  • Tanzania Signs Over 2.6 Billion Worth Hydro-Power Project, Set to Be Largest in East Africa
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Tanzania has made a landmark breakthrough in signing a contract for the Sh6.5 trillion worth largest hydro-electric power station in East Africa, overtaking Uganda which was leading in the bloc. […]

  • Campaign for Universal Health Coverage Picks Up in Tanzania
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -As the world marked Universal Health Coverage Day on December 12, health stakeholders in Tanzania marched peacefully in Dar es Salaam to raise voices high for people who miss out on healthcare services due to financial hardships. […]

  • Government Will Benefit the Most From Tax Reforms
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] The government's admission that the country needs tax reforms is a step in the right direction. […]

  • Tanzania Signs Contract for Steigler's Gorge Major Hydroelectricity Project
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Speaker of the National Assembly, Mr Job Ndugai, has reaffirmed the Parliament's commitment to support construction of the 2,100MW Stiegler's Gorge hydropower project. […]

  • East Africa Region Slips in Financial Inclusion
    on 12/12/2018 at 13:28

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -East African countries have dropped in the Economist Intelligence Unit's global survey on financial inclusion. […]

  • Rose Muhando Hospitalized in Nairobi, Appeals for Help to Return Home
    on 12/12/2018 at 12:44

    [Nairobi News] A few weeks ago a video clip emerged online showing the Tanzanian artiste being exorcised of 'demons' by controversial Pastor James Ng'ang'a of Neno Evangelism Center. […]

  • TRA Deflects Query On New Property Tax Rates
    on 12/12/2018 at 11:27

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The taxman, Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), has vowed to implement the directive issued by President John Magufuli on new property tax rates immediately despite complaints that it is against the law. […]

  • Government Dissolves Tanzania Airports Authority Board
    on 12/12/2018 at 11:27

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA) board has been dissolved. This comes a few days after the President nullified the appointment of the board chairman Professor Ninatubu Mbora Lema on December 5 this year. […]


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