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Israeli mining magnate dodged US sanctions in DRC deals: report

Israeli mining magnate Dan Gertler used a global money laundering network to get around US sanctions and extract further mineral wealth from DR Congo, an investigation by two rights organisations found Thursday.
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Israeli mining magnate dodged US sanctions in DRC deals: report

Israeli mining magnate Dan Gertler used a global money laundering network to get around US sanctions and extract further mineral wealth from DR Congo, an investigation by two rights organisations found Thursday.

Francis Nanai leaves Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL)

Mwananchi Communications Limited’s managing director, Mr Francis Nanai, is to leave the media company. Mr Nanai who has been at the helm of MCL since August 2013, will step down effective Thursday, July 2, 2020.
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Francis Nanai leaves Mwananchi Communications Limited (MCL)

Mwananchi Communications Limited’s managing director, Mr Francis Nanai, is to leave the media company. Mr Nanai who has been at the helm of MCL since August 2013, will step down effective Thursday, July 2, 2020.

Aga Khan, AFD ink Sh700m infectious malady control bid

The Aga Khan Health Services in Tanzania and the French Development Agency (AFD) yesterday signed a €300,000 grant - roughly equivalent to over Sh700 million - to establish infectious diseases units in Dar es Salam and Mwanza.
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Aga Khan, AFD ink Sh700m infectious malady control bid

The Aga Khan Health Services in Tanzania and the French Development Agency (AFD) yesterday signed a €300,000 grant - roughly equivalent to over Sh700 million - to establish infectious diseases units in Dar es Salam and Mwanza.

Report: Tanzania ranking on budget transparency on the decline

Tanzania can improve its ranking in budget transparency by timely publishing information on its budget processes, a new report suggests.
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Report: Tanzania ranking on budget transparency on the decline

Tanzania can improve its ranking in budget transparency by timely publishing information on its budget processes, a new report suggests.

Zitto: We will participate in 2020 General Elections under protest

ACT-Wazalendo leader Zitto Kabwe has said his party will participate in the forthcoming general election under protest due to absence of an independent election commission.
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Zitto: We will participate in 2020 General Elections under protest

ACT-Wazalendo leader Zitto Kabwe has said his party will participate in the forthcoming general election under protest due to absence of an independent election commission.

Russian voters back Putin reforms with big majority win

Russians have overwhelmingly backed constitutional reforms that will allow President Vladimir Putin to extend his rule, the Central Elections Commission said Thursday.
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Russian voters back Putin reforms with big majority win

Russians have overwhelmingly backed constitutional reforms that will allow President Vladimir Putin to extend his rule, the Central Elections Commission said Thursday.

China warns Britain about Hong Kong citizenship plan

London. China warned Britain on Thursday it could retaliate with «corresponding measures» for London's decision to extend a broader path to citizenship for the residents of Hong Kong.
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China warns Britain about Hong Kong citizenship plan

London. China warned Britain on Thursday it could retaliate with «corresponding measures» for London's decision to extend a broader path to citizenship for the residents of Hong Kong.

Bishop Gwajima, Prof Kitila, eye Dar constituencies

 One day after CCM secretary general Bashiru Ally blew the whistle allowing members aspiring for the parliamentary and councilor positions across the country to pick forms, Bishop Josephat Gwajima and Prof Kitila Mkumbo yesterday visited party’s Kinondoni
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Bishop Gwajima, Prof Kitila, eye Dar constituencies

 One day after CCM secretary general Bashiru Ally blew the whistle allowing members aspiring for the parliamentary and councilor positions across the country to pick forms, Bishop Josephat Gwajima and Prof Kitila Mkumbo yesterday visited party’s Kinondoni district offices.

Nigeria reopens secondary schools, airports for domestic flights

Nigeria is reopening schools for the graduating class on the advice of a task force that students get help in preparing for examinations.
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Nigeria reopens secondary schools, airports for domestic flights

Nigeria is reopening schools for the graduating class on the advice of a task force that students get help in preparing for examinations.

Tools and tips used to tape conversations

The genie of mobile technology is out of the bottle and with it comes perils and profits. In recent days, incidents of call recordings involving newsmakers have rippled social media waters. Some of the recordings carry sensitive and confidential information.
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Tools and tips used to tape conversations

The genie of mobile technology is out of the bottle and with it comes perils and profits. In recent days, incidents of call recordings involving newsmakers have rippled social media waters. Some of the recordings carry sensitive and confidential information.

President Magufuli applauds Malawi’s newly elected leader

President John Magufuli on Wednesday July 1 congratulated Malawi's opposition leader Dr Lazarus Chakwera who won the country's rerun presidential vote this week.
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President Magufuli applauds Malawi’s newly elected leader

President John Magufuli on Wednesday July 1 congratulated Malawi's opposition leader Dr Lazarus Chakwera who won the country's rerun presidential vote this week.

Doubts on origins of World War II

It is a common trait in mankind to apply to ourselves a generosity of interpretation which we do not extend to others. We find proofs of wickedness, using evidence that we would not use against our own. We play down the sins of ourselves, our own country and
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Doubts on origins of World War II

It is a common trait in mankind to apply to ourselves a generosity of interpretation which we do not extend to others. We find proofs of wickedness, using evidence that we would not use against our own. We play down the sins of ourselves, our own country and our leaders, past and present.

Understanding childhood influences on leadership

When I was a child I talked like a child, I thought like child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man I put the ways of childhood behind me,” or so St Paul told us when he wrote his first letter to the Corinthians in late 56 AD. By these words did th
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Understanding childhood influences on leadership

When I was a child I talked like a child, I thought like child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man I put the ways of childhood behind me,” or so St Paul told us when he wrote his first letter to the Corinthians in late 56 AD. By these words did the great Apostle intend to insinuate that we completely shed off our childhood when we become of age?

43 CCM cadres step forward to vie for Presidency in 2015

Dar es Salaam. On June 6, 2015, the ruling CCM party opened its doors for members to seek nomination that would enable them to vie for the Presidency of the United Republic of Tanzania.
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43 CCM cadres step forward to vie for Presidency in 2015

Dar es Salaam. On June 6, 2015, the ruling CCM party opened its doors for members to seek nomination that would enable them to vie for the Presidency of the United Republic of Tanzania.

Fuel prices in Tanzania rise again after a month’s relief

Retail and wholesale prices for the petroleum products, imported through Dar es Salaam port, for June  have gone up compared to prices recorded in early June, 2020, the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (Ewura) has announced today.
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Fuel prices in Tanzania rise again after a month’s relief

Retail and wholesale prices for the petroleum products, imported through Dar es Salaam port, for June  have gone up compared to prices recorded in early June, 2020, the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (Ewura) has announced today.

Magufuli guaranteed by 1.2 million cadres as CCM candidate

At least 1.2 million Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) members have inked their signatures to guarantee President John Magufuli for party’s presidential nomination, in a bid for re-election.
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Magufuli guaranteed by 1.2 million cadres as CCM candidate

At least 1.2 million Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) members have inked their signatures to guarantee President John Magufuli for party’s presidential nomination, in a bid for re-election.

Covid-19 pandemic 'not even close' to over as toll passes 500,000, says WHO

The coronavirus pandemic is «not even close to being over», the WHO warned Monday, as the global death toll passed half a million and cases surged in Latin America and the United States.
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Covid-19 pandemic 'not even close' to over as toll passes 500,000, says WHO

The coronavirus pandemic is «not even close to being over», the WHO warned Monday, as the global death toll passed half a million and cases surged in Latin America and the United States.

South Africa firm to print Tanzania's 2020 ballot papers

A South African firm, Ms Ren-Form CC, will print ballot papers for the October General Election after winning a Sh14.4 billion tender, The Citizen has learnt.
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South Africa firm to print Tanzania's 2020 ballot papers

A South African firm, Ms Ren-Form CC, will print ballot papers for the October General Election after winning a Sh14.4 billion tender, The Citizen has learnt.

Sixty years since historic Lumumba speech launched Congo independence

When the Democratic Republic of Congo celebrates 60 years of independence from Belgium on Tuesday, it will also remember Patrice Lumumba, one of its enduring national heroes and icon of those who demand that former colonial powers face up to their history.
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Sixty years since historic Lumumba speech launched Congo independence

When the Democratic Republic of Congo celebrates 60 years of independence from Belgium on Tuesday, it will also remember Patrice Lumumba, one of its enduring national heroes and icon of those who demand that former colonial powers face up to their history.

Nigeria eases school, travel bans as virus cases mount

Nigeria on Monday said it was allowing children to go back to school to take exams and permitting cross-country travel despite fears over mounting coronavirus infections.
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Nigeria eases school, travel bans as virus cases mount

Nigeria on Monday said it was allowing children to go back to school to take exams and permitting cross-country travel despite fears over mounting coronavirus infections.

Seif: Why I’m in Zanzibar race again

The ACT-Wazalendo national chairman, Maalim Seif Shariff Hamad, yesterday outlined five reasons for his decision to seek his party’s approval to vie for the Zanzibar presidency this year.
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Seif: Why I’m in Zanzibar race again

The ACT-Wazalendo national chairman, Maalim Seif Shariff Hamad, yesterday outlined five reasons for his decision to seek his party’s approval to vie for the Zanzibar presidency this year.

Trump says spies deemed Russia-Taliban intel not 'credible'

Donald Trump said he was not briefed on US intelligence related to Russian activity in Afghanistan because it was not thought «credible» by the secret services.
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Trump says spies deemed Russia-Taliban intel not 'credible'

Donald Trump said he was not briefed on US intelligence related to Russian activity in Afghanistan because it was not thought «credible» by the secret services.

Virus death toll hits 500,000, LA shuts bars again as US struggles

More than half a million people have died in the coronavirus pandemic, an AFP tally showed Sunday, as bars in Los Angeles were ordered to close again due to surging cases in the United States.
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Virus death toll hits 500,000, LA shuts bars again as US struggles

More than half a million people have died in the coronavirus pandemic, an AFP tally showed Sunday, as bars in Los Angeles were ordered to close again due to surging cases in the United States.

Magufuli sacks DAS at public function

President Magufuli yesterday dramatically sacked the Kisarawe district administrative secretary (DAS), and immediately replaced him with an administrative officer from the district commissioner’s office.
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Magufuli sacks DAS at public function

President Magufuli yesterday dramatically sacked the Kisarawe district administrative secretary (DAS), and immediately replaced him with an administrative officer from the district commissioner’s office.

Covid-19 health and safety measures as schools reopen

After months of staying indoors, today all primary and secondary schools in Tanzania resume academic sessions following the government’s directive issued by the president John Magufuli a fortnight ago.
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Covid-19 health and safety measures as schools reopen

After months of staying indoors, today all primary and secondary schools in Tanzania resume academic sessions following the government’s directive issued by the president John Magufuli a fortnight ago.

Simba are Tanzania's champions again for the third time

Dar es Salaam. The Sokoine Stadium in Mbeya turned into a sea of red and white when Simba retained their Mainland Premier League title for the third time in a row following a barren draw against Tanzania Prisons.
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Simba are Tanzania's champions again for the third time

Dar es Salaam. The Sokoine Stadium in Mbeya turned into a sea of red and white when Simba retained their Mainland Premier League title for the third time in a row following a barren draw against Tanzania Prisons.

Ethiopia says on track to fill mega-dam as African Union pushes for deal

Ethiopia said Saturday it was on track to begin filling a controversial mega-dam on the Blue Nile River within weeks but vowed to try resolving its dispute with downstream neighbours Egypt and Sudan.
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Ethiopia says on track to fill mega-dam as African Union pushes for deal

Ethiopia said Saturday it was on track to begin filling a controversial mega-dam on the Blue Nile River within weeks but vowed to try resolving its dispute with downstream neighbours Egypt and Sudan.

CRDB Bank holds virtual AGM, posts Sh120 billion profit after tax

Shareholders of CRDB Bank have applauded Tanzania's largest, homegrown financial services the Bank  for its resilience, dynamism and impressive annual performance, posting a Profit After Tax Sh120.1 billion for the year ended December 2019, representing an 8
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CRDB Bank holds virtual AGM, posts Sh120 billion profit after tax

Shareholders of CRDB Bank have applauded Tanzania's largest, homegrown financial services the Bank  for its resilience, dynamism and impressive annual performance, posting a Profit After Tax Sh120.1 billion for the year ended December 2019, representing an 87 per cent growth from Sh64 billion reported in 2018.

Malawi's new president Chakwera, a former evangelical preacher

Malawi's new President Lazarus Chakwera is a former evangelical preacher who says he ventured into politics in answer to God's call.
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Malawi's new president Chakwera, a former evangelical preacher

Malawi's new President Lazarus Chakwera is a former evangelical preacher who says he ventured into politics in answer to God's call.

Chinese boss gets attempted murder charge for shooting two black employees

The shooting of two Zimbabwean workers by a Chinese boss shows the “systematic and widespread” abuse that locals face in Chinese mining operations, says the Zimbabwe Environmental Law Society (ZELA).
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Chinese boss gets attempted murder charge for shooting two black employees

The shooting of two Zimbabwean workers by a Chinese boss shows the “systematic and widespread” abuse that locals face in Chinese mining operations, says the Zimbabwe Environmental Law Society (ZELA).

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