Tag: Tanzania

President Kenyatta Meets Prince William

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta today held talks with Prince William Arthur, the Duke of Cambridge, who paid him a courtesy call at State House,...

Tanzania Secures $1.46b SGR Loan From Stanchart

Tanzania has secured a $1.46 billion concessional loan from the Standard Chartered Bank's Group to fund its standard gauge railway line between Morogoro and...

Tanzania, Burundi miss deadline on double taxation

Tanzania and Burundi missed the July 18 deadline set by the region’s heads of state to ratify the East African Community Multilateral Double Taxation...

Tanzania: Why Farmers Must Get Health Insurance Cover

WHILE investing in health insurance is an important step in building a strong economy, smallholder farmers in Kagera Region have never had health insurance....

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...