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Call for protection of Muslim Council constitution and properties

National Muslim Council of Tanzania (Bakwata) regional secretaries have been directed to protect the organisation’s constitution and property for the interests of the Muslims in the country.
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Call for protection of Muslim Council constitution and properties

National Muslim Council of Tanzania (Bakwata) regional secretaries have been directed to protect the organisation’s constitution and property for the interests of the Muslims in the country.

Bleak future for forex business

Suspicions on money laundering and associated illegal transactions is the main reason behind the closure of foreign exchange shops in Arusha on Monday for inspections.
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Bleak future for forex business

Suspicions on money laundering and associated illegal transactions is the main reason behind the closure of foreign exchange shops in Arusha on Monday for inspections.

Why pupil funding needs revisiting

Tanzania designed the Primary Education Development Programme (PEDP) in 1999 for the purpose of attaining global development goals, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
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Why pupil funding needs revisiting

Tanzania designed the Primary Education Development Programme (PEDP) in 1999 for the purpose of attaining global development goals, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Saudi King Salman backs son amid furore over Jamal Khashoggi murder

Saudi King Salman stood by the crown prince and heaped praise on the judiciary Monday, in his first public remarks since critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder tipped the country into one of its worst crises.
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Saudi King Salman backs son amid furore over Jamal Khashoggi murder

Saudi King Salman stood by the crown prince and heaped praise on the judiciary Monday, in his first public remarks since critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder tipped the country into one of its worst crises.

DC challenges technical colleges to bring positive results in communities in which they are located

Kilosa district commissioner Adam Mgoyihas advised managements of vocational training centresto offer services that will help communities tackle challenges that exist in their settings.
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DC challenges technical colleges to bring positive results in communities in which they are located

Kilosa district commissioner Adam Mgoyihas advised managements of vocational training centresto offer services that will help communities tackle challenges that exist in their settings.

Arusha forex shops under tight security

Security personnel in Army uniforms took guard at the forex shops in Arusha in a move which sent fears it can affect the business and travel sectors. Bank of Tanzania were expected to issue a statement late yesterday (Monday).
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Arusha forex shops under tight security

Security personnel in Army uniforms took guard at the forex shops in Arusha in a move which sent fears it can affect the business and travel sectors. Bank of Tanzania were expected to issue a statement late yesterday (Monday).

Rwanda to host inaugural Africa Green Growth Forum

Kigali, Rwanda. Rwanda will host a five-day forum on Africa Green Growth from November 26 to 30, 2018 at the Kigali Convention Centre and at sites around the country.
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Rwanda to host inaugural Africa Green Growth Forum

Kigali, Rwanda. Rwanda will host a five-day forum on Africa Green Growth from November 26 to 30, 2018 at the Kigali Convention Centre and at sites around the country.

Supporting infrastructure for Stiegler’s project nears completion

Construction of supporting infrastructure for the proposed 2100-megawatt Stiegler’s Gorge hydroelectric project on the Rufiji river is about to be completed.
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Supporting infrastructure for Stiegler’s project nears completion

Construction of supporting infrastructure for the proposed 2100-megawatt Stiegler’s Gorge hydroelectric project on the Rufiji river is about to be completed.

World Bank stance on loan release to Tanzania

The World Bank’s (WB) vice president for Africa, Dr Hafez Ghanem, held talks with President John Magufuli on Friday following a disputed $300 million (about Sh700 billion) loan to support education in Tanzania.
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World Bank stance on loan release to Tanzania

The World Bank’s (WB) vice president for Africa, Dr Hafez Ghanem, held talks with President John Magufuli on Friday following a disputed $300 million (about Sh700 billion) loan to support education in Tanzania.

UNISOC seeks to revamp East Africa’s Android market

UNISOC, a leading fabless semiconductor company committed to the Independent Research and Development of core chipsets in mobile communications is looking forward to revamp the East African security and mobile chipset platforms with high-quality and low-cost
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UNISOC seeks to revamp East Africa’s Android market

UNISOC, a leading fabless semiconductor company committed to the Independent Research and Development of core chipsets in mobile communications is looking forward to revamp the East African security and mobile chipset platforms with high-quality and low-cost mobile products.

CUHAS-Bugando clocks 15 years with 645 graduates

A total of 645 students in various health fields have graduated from the Mwanza-based Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences (CUHAS), which is 15 years since the varsity, by then a constituent of St Agustine University of Tanzania (SAUT), started,
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CUHAS-Bugando clocks 15 years with 645 graduates

A total of 645 students in various health fields have graduated from the Mwanza-based Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences (CUHAS), which is 15 years since the varsity, by then a constituent of St Agustine University of Tanzania (SAUT), started, with only 10 students.

Muhimbili saves Sh1.3billion from local cochlea implants procedures

Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) has saved about Sh1.3 billion from carrying out cochlea implant procedures to 21 children locally.
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Muhimbili saves Sh1.3billion from local cochlea implants procedures

Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) has saved about Sh1.3 billion from carrying out cochlea implant procedures to 21 children locally.

Anoca set aside Sh2.2 billion Games

Tanzania athletes will benefit from $1 million (Sh2.2 billion) set aside by the Association of National Olympic Committees (Anoca) ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games scheduled to take place in Tokyo, Japan. Anoca has taken the decision to set aside that huge amo
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Anoca set aside Sh2.2 billion Games

Tanzania athletes will benefit from $1 million (Sh2.2 billion) set aside by the Association of National Olympic Committees (Anoca) ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games scheduled to take place in Tokyo, Japan. Anoca has taken the decision to set aside that huge amount of money aiming to increase the number of medals in African continent.

Stage set for Tanzanian’s swimming debut in UK

After joining St Felix School in the United Kingdom for studies and training in swimming, Tanzania’s up and coming swimmer Dennis Mhini today competes in his first swimming event at the London Aquatic Centre.
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Stage set for Tanzanian’s swimming debut in UK

After joining St Felix School in the United Kingdom for studies and training in swimming, Tanzania’s up and coming swimmer Dennis Mhini today competes in his first swimming event at the London Aquatic Centre.

SportPesa’s Bajaj goes to Muleba man

Mr Abubakari Kagambo, a resident of Muleba District in Kagera Region happened to be the lucky winner of the ‘Shinda Zaidi na SportPesa’ draw, whereby he won a Bajaj RE.
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SportPesa’s Bajaj goes to Muleba man

Mr Abubakari Kagambo, a resident of Muleba District in Kagera Region happened to be the lucky winner of the ‘Shinda Zaidi na SportPesa’ draw, whereby he won a Bajaj RE.

Gadget to simplify payment for Luku services coming

Dar es Salaam. Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) in collaboration with Baobao Energy System Tanzania have developed a software that will enable direct connection of power to meter immediately after payments are made without touching it.
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Gadget to simplify payment for Luku services coming

Dar es Salaam. Tanzania Electric Supply Company (Tanesco) in collaboration with Baobao Energy System Tanzania have developed a software that will enable direct connection of power to meter immediately after payments are made without touching it.

United Nations condemns killing of 8 peacekeepers

The peacekeepers were killed during joint operations by the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Monusco) and Congolese forces (FARDC) in Beni territory, North Kivu against the Allied Democratic Forces (AD
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United Nations condemns killing of 8 peacekeepers

The peacekeepers were killed during joint operations by the United Nations Organisation Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (Monusco) and Congolese forces (FARDC) in Beni territory, North Kivu against the Allied Democratic Forces (ADF).

TZ debt ‘sustainable but under pressure’

The debt to exports ratio is used to calculate a country’s total amount of debt in comparison to its total amount of exports. It’s an important way for countries to measure their independent sustainability.
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TZ debt ‘sustainable but under pressure’

The debt to exports ratio is used to calculate a country’s total amount of debt in comparison to its total amount of exports. It’s an important way for countries to measure their independent sustainability.

Mother who hid baby in car boot jailed in France

A French court on Friday sentenced a mother who kept her baby hidden in the maggot-infested boot of her car to a five-year jail term, three years of which were suspended.
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Mother who hid baby in car boot jailed in France

A French court on Friday sentenced a mother who kept her baby hidden in the maggot-infested boot of her car to a five-year jail term, three years of which were suspended.

Judge orders W.House to restore CNN reporter's access

A federal judge Friday ordered the White House to reinstate the press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, whose pass was revoked after a heated exchange with President Donald Trump.
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Judge orders W.House to restore CNN reporter's access

A federal judge Friday ordered the White House to reinstate the press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta, whose pass was revoked after a heated exchange with President Donald Trump.

CUF hails govt for buying cashews at Sh3,300 a kilo

The Civic United Front (CUF) has commended President John Magufuli for directing officials to buy cashew nuts at Sh3,300 a kilo, saying he aimed at protecting farmers.
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CUF hails govt for buying cashews at Sh3,300 a kilo

The Civic United Front (CUF) has commended President John Magufuli for directing officials to buy cashew nuts at Sh3,300 a kilo, saying he aimed at protecting farmers.

Majaliwa winds up 13th Parliamentary meeting

Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa on 16 November, 2018 wound up the 13th Parliamentary meeting by highlighting sectors that need special attention by public servants.
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Majaliwa winds up 13th Parliamentary meeting

Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa on 16 November, 2018 wound up the 13th Parliamentary meeting by highlighting sectors that need special attention by public servants.

Zimbabwe bus fire kills 42: police

At least 42 passengers have been confirmed dead, Zimbabwe police said Friday, after a suspected gas tank exploded on a bus, with pictures showing the burnt-out wreckage of the vehicle.
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Zimbabwe bus fire kills 42: police

At least 42 passengers have been confirmed dead, Zimbabwe police said Friday, after a suspected gas tank exploded on a bus, with pictures showing the burnt-out wreckage of the vehicle.

Impact assessment for EA oil pipeline nears completion

The Environmental Social Impact Assessment (Esia) report for the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (Eacop) is in the final stages and will be completed by next month.
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Impact assessment for EA oil pipeline nears completion

The Environmental Social Impact Assessment (Esia) report for the East Africa Crude Oil Pipeline (Eacop) is in the final stages and will be completed by next month.

Agriculture top brass camps in cashew area

Senior Agriculture ministry officials have camped in cashew nut growing regions following President John Magufuli’s directive that the government purchase this season’s entire harvest.
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Agriculture top brass camps in cashew area

Senior Agriculture ministry officials have camped in cashew nut growing regions following President John Magufuli’s directive that the government purchase this season’s entire harvest.

DCB Bank targets raising Sh8.9bn to boost capital

A rights issue for the DCB Commercial Bank Plc officially went live yesterday as the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE)-listed lender seeks to raise a total of Sh8.9 billion to boost its capital.
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DCB Bank targets raising Sh8.9bn to boost capital

A rights issue for the DCB Commercial Bank Plc officially went live yesterday as the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE)-listed lender seeks to raise a total of Sh8.9 billion to boost its capital.

World War I centennial celebrated in Tanzania

The seismic impact of the First World War in East Africa was remembered at a poignant monument in the heart of Dar es Salaam, marking the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that brought an end to the global conflict from 1914 to 1918.
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World War I centennial celebrated in Tanzania

The seismic impact of the First World War in East Africa was remembered at a poignant monument in the heart of Dar es Salaam, marking the 100th anniversary of the Armistice that brought an end to the global conflict from 1914 to 1918.

Spotlight on social services under Magufuli

During his campaigns for presidency in 2015, Dr John Magufuli—now president—vowed to extricate low income earners from grips of poverty, pledging to ensure prompt provision of social services such as water, healthcare, and free elementary education.
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Spotlight on social services under Magufuli

During his campaigns for presidency in 2015, Dr John Magufuli—now president—vowed to extricate low income earners from grips of poverty, pledging to ensure prompt provision of social services such as water, healthcare, and free elementary education.