The chairman of the Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) of directors, retired Judge Thomas Mihayo, yesterday criticised the decision made by Natural Resources and Tourism Minister, Dr Hamis Kigwangalla to disband the board.
The World Health Organization (WHO) says it’s working to address claims that one of its staff has been implicated in misconduct following widespread reports that an official at the UN agency used Ebola funds to fly his girlfriend to West Africa.
Geita Township Council and Geita District Council have emerged top on the list of councils with best performance in revenue collection in the first six months of the 2018/19 financial budget.
A foundation stone was laid here on Saturday January 19 for a Sunflower plant with the capacity of producing 2,200 litres of edible per day.
Mbarali District Council in Mbeya Region is planning to investigate claims that there are pupils who have passed Standard Seven examinations in spite of the fact that they are unable to read and write.
Parts of Tanzania continue to experience heavy rainfall with a number of negative effects. They range from loss of lives to loss of properties.
One of my very close long time friends is Daud Kheri. He is presently a financial guru based in Dar es Salaam. I first met him at the then famous Mkwawa High School in the early 70s.
If we learn from deeds than words – because actions speak louder – we have got a school in what the Old Persian King Cyrus the Great (and his Achaemenid dynasty) did than Greek, British and American philosophies of power.
Dar es Salaam. The National Electoral Commission (NEC) has made a call to residents to turn out en masse and vote in three council by-elections to be held on January 19, 2019.
Investors at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) have seen their investments shrinking by Sh3.9 trillion, nearly 20 per cent in the period of one year, ending January 16, this year.
Dar es Salaam. The defence in a case facing former president of Pangea, North Mara, Exploration and Bulyanhulu mines, Deogratius Mwanyika, and co-accused has asked the Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court to order the Prosecution to tell the court about the stage it has reached in its investigations.
Mwanza Regional Commissioner John Mongella has directed Ukerewe District Council to complete the construction of five buildings of Mriti Health Centre within 30 days.
The Controller and Auditor General (CAG) Prof Mussa Assad has finally come forward and expressed his willingness to appear before a parliamentary committee, but remained defiant to concede any wrongdoing stating that his contentious “weakness” remark on Parliament oversight role was a common terminology in auditing language.
Leadership wrangles escalated to new levels in Mwanga District, Kilimanjaro Region yesterday with emerging reports showing that district executive director Zefrin Lubuva and district security officer Abdi Mussa exchanged blows.
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Dar es Salaam. In efforts to push increased production in the cotton sub-sector, the government has injected Sh7 billion for distribution of insecticides and revive the ginneries.
Nairobi. At least six people were killed when an Islamist suicide bomber and gunmen stormed an upmarket hotel and office complex in Nairobi, with police still trying to rescue people trapped inside the compound Wednesday after a siege of over 12 hours.
London. Britain's parliament on Tuesday resoundingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal, triggering a no-confidence vote in her government and plunging its plans to leave the EU into further chaos.
East African stockmarkets are gearing up for stiff competition from private equity investments this year, with analysts saying it will make matters worse for the already struggling exchanges.
Sudanese authorities on Monday arrested 28 journalists as they attempted to deliver a petition protesting media censorship and repeated seizure of print-runs of a local publication to the national security and intelligence service, media watchdog confirmed.
India’s Bharti Airtel is in talks to buy Telkom Kenya, the country’s smallest telecoms operator, to create a stronger challenger to market leader Safaricom, three industry sources told Reuters on Monday.
Last week, Mwita Waitara, Deputy Minister of State in the President’s Office, Regional Administration and Local Government, gave a directive forbidding private schools from sending home or discontinuing students whose parents or guardians have failed to pay school fees.
Defiant Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir said Monday that ongoing protests will not lead to a change in government, as he addressed a rally of cheering supporters in war-torn Darfur.