Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Tag: Tanzania

Tanzania, Netherlands Strike Potatoes Deal

    Tanzania and the Netherlands yesterday signed an agreement that will see the two countries cooperate in production of Irish potatoes. The permanent secretary in the...

Magufuli not extending presidential tenure

President John Magufuli of Tanzania has called on countrymen to ignore the calls for an extension of the constitutionally backed five years to seven...

Tanzania Stops Private Health Centres from Offering AIDS Services

Tanzania’s government has stopped 40 privately run health centers from providing AIDS-related services, accusing them of catering to homosexuals in a country where gay...

Tanzania: 4,148 Girls Rescued From FGM as 1,473 Fall Victim

By Anthony Mayunga A total of 1,473 girls out of the 5,621 who were lined up for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in Serengeti District, underwent...

Tanzania: New Initiative to Save Forests Aims at Empowering Women

  By Meddy Mulisa Bukoba — Dativa Kaimukirwa (24) looks knackered but manages to smile as she speaks to reporters outside her hut at Rukoma village,...

Tanzania Secures $225m Loan from World Bank Approves for Water Sector

The World Bank's board of executive directors has approved a $225 million loan to Tanzania to improve water supply in the African nation's commercial...

Tanzania to Receive World Bank $305m Loan for Port Expansion

Tanzania will receive a $305 million loan from the World Bank to expand its main port in it main commercial city Dar es Salaam,...

Tanzania: Gov’t Unveils Technology to Combat Sickle Cell

A new and state-of-the-art sickle cell-diagnostic technology, "Sickle-Scan test kit" was officially launched in Dar es Salaam last week - a big boost to...

Tanzania Considers Tax on Charcoal to Save Forests

Tanzania is considering putting a tax on charcoal with the aim of discouraging the use of the fuel, which is a big source of...

Tanzania’s Magufuli Takes Anti-Corruption Drive to Ruling Party

By Fumbuka Ng'wanakilala Tanzania's president, John Magufuli, has vowed to root out corruption in his ruling party, threatening "no mercy" for anyone giving or taking...