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Ban urges all parties in Burundi to 'look beyond political differences' Fifteen years after the signing of a landmark Burundi peace accord, United Na
Ban urges all parties in Burundi to 'look beyond political differences'
New Kerala / Posted 4 hours ago
Fifteen years after the signing of a landmark Burundi peace accord, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Friday called on all the country's political leaders,... Read more
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Time for Region to Enhance Investments As EALA Mulls Over Regional Investment LegislationBy East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — The Assembly wants the region to
Time for Region to Enhance Investments As EALA Mulls Over Regional Investment Legislation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — The Assembly wants the region to prioritise harmonization of investment initiatives and incentives if the bloc is to be promoted as a single investment area. To this end, EALA is calling for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
House Adjourns Debate On EAC Electronic Transactions BillBy East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — EALA has this afternoon adjourn
House Adjourns Debate On EAC Electronic Transactions Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — EALA has this afternoon adjourned debate on the EAC Electronic Transactions Bill 2014 to pave way for stakeholders to make additional input. The adjournment came after a request for deferment of the... Read more
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EALA Swears in New Counsel to the Community As Ex-Officio MemberKampala — EALA has this afternoon sworn in Hon Dr Anthony Luyirika Kafumbe, the
EALA Swears in New Counsel to the Community As Ex-Officio Member
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Kampala — EALA has this afternoon sworn in Hon Dr Anthony Luyirika Kafumbe, the new Counsel to the East African Community (CTC) as an Ex-Officio Member of EALA. The Oath of Allegiance to the House was administered by the Clerk of EALA, before the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA Members Sensitize Publics in GuluArusha — Regional legislators over the weekend made an incursion but of a diffe
EALA Members Sensitize Publics in Gulu
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Arusha — Regional legislators over the weekend made an incursion but of a different nature in Gulu Municipality, this time to sensitize citizens on regional integration. It was the first such outreach programme for the Assembly in the Northern part... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prosecute Human Traffickers - EALA SaysArusha — With the region grappling with major issues of human trafficking, the
Prosecute Human Traffickers - EALA Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Arusha — With the region grappling with major issues of human trafficking, the Assembly has today taken a bold step to arrest and stem the illegal trade.The Assembly at its sitting this morning passed a Resolution calling for urgent action to prevent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Second EAC Women in Business Conference Kicks Off At KICC, NairobiArusha — The Deputy Speaker of Kenya's National Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Joyce La
Second EAC Women in Business Conference Kicks Off At KICC, Nairobi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
Arusha — The Deputy Speaker of Kenya's National Assembly, Rt. Hon. Dr. Joyce Laboso, has called for more investment in training to equip women, especially those in the informal sector, with skills to increase productivity and also manage their... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Legislators Push for Disaster Preparedness in Light of Climate ChangeBy East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — A key policy report on Climate
Regional Legislators Push for Disaster Preparedness in Light of Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 hours ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — A key policy report on Climate change and gender is calling on Partner States to promote pro-active approaches through adequate preparedness and appropriate strategies in light of climate change. The... Read more
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Revisiting Mwalimu Nyerere's Book 'Tujisahihishe'I have chosen at this juncture to revisit Mwalimu Nyerere's book which he wrote
Revisiting Mwalimu Nyerere's Book 'Tujisahihishe'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
I have chosen at this juncture to revisit Mwalimu Nyerere's book which he wrote way back in 1962, soon after he had resigned as Prime Minister of the newly independent Tanganyika in January 1961 in order to concentrate on his leadership role as... Read more
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Lowassa Woos Women Voters, Pledges to Boost Their WelfareUnion presidential candidate on Coalition of Four Political Parties, UKAWA tick
Lowassa Woos Women Voters, Pledges to Boost Their Welfare
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Union presidential candidate on Coalition of Four Political Parties, UKAWA ticket, Mr Edward Lowassa, pledged to address problems facing women in the country if Tanzanians would endorse his bid for the Union presidency through a massive 'yes' vote in... Read more
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Several Regions Show Improvement in Human Development IndexONE-THIRD of the regions in Tanzania have shown improvement in the Human Develo
Several Regions Show Improvement in Human Development Index
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
ONE-THIRD of the regions in Tanzania have shown improvement in the Human Development Index (HDI), it was announced in Arusha recently. HDI is a composite statistic of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which is used to... Read more
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Is South Sudan's Latest Peace Accord the Real Deal?After months of foot-dragging and under the threat of United Nations sanctions,
Is South Sudan's Latest Peace Accord the Real Deal?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
After months of foot-dragging and under the threat of United Nations sanctions, South Sudan President Salva Kiir today finally signed a power-sharing agreement aimed at ending the country's civil war. Rebel leader and former Vice President Riek... Read more
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Lowassa to Address Chadema Women's WingChama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA) Union presidential candidate, Mr Ed
Lowassa to Address Chadema Women's Wing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA) Union presidential candidate, Mr Edward Lowassa, will today address the party's women wing (BAWACHA), to highlight strategies on tackling challenges facing women in the country. BAWACHA National... Read more
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Graft, Shoddy Contractors Bad for Progress, Says MagufuliBy Joseph Lugendo and Rose Athumani CCM Union presidential candidate Dr John M
Graft, Shoddy Contractors Bad for Progress, Says Magufuli
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Joseph Lugendo and Rose Athumani CCM Union presidential candidate Dr John Magufuli has said that as Works Minister he had fired about 3,200 contractors for negligence, insisting that he was going to maintain the same spirit of ensuring that... Read more
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Rwanda Sent 'Death Squads' in Belgium - Why Not the Atomic Bomb?The splashy headline article published in the Flemish newspaper, HET BELANG VAN
Rwanda Sent 'Death Squads' in Belgium - Why Not the Atomic Bomb?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The splashy headline article published in the Flemish newspaper, HET BELANG VAN LIMBURG, went viral in all the francophone press. But what is it really of those "death squads" which would have been sent by Rwanda and be active in Belgium? Information... Read more
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Is Latest Peace Accord the Real Deal?Nairobi — After months of foot-dragging and under the threat of United Nations
Is Latest Peace Accord the Real Deal?
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Nairobi — After months of foot-dragging and under the threat of United Nations sanctions, South Sudan President Salva Kiir today finally signed a power-sharing agreement aimed at ending the country's civil war. Rebel leader and former Vice President... Read more
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The Enigmatic Agathon RwasaThe photo of Agathon Rwasa, leader of Burundi's National Forces of Liberation (
The Enigmatic Agathon Rwasa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
The photo of Agathon Rwasa, leader of Burundi's National Forces of Liberation (FNL) party, circulating on social media where he is shown joyously congratulating Pierre Nkurunziza at his swearing in ceremony for a controversial third term as... Read more
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International Business Times
Burundi: Opposition warns of a political vacuum as president second mandate ends at midnight President Pierre Nkurunziza's second term, which will end today (Wednesday 26 A
Burundi: Opposition warns of a political vacuum as president second mandate ends at midnight
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
President Pierre Nkurunziza's second term, which will end today (Wednesday 26 August) at midnight, could leave a political vacuum that may push armed groups to wage war against his new government, Burundi's opposition alliance has warned. Nkurunziza... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Judiciary Pressed On Timely JusticeBy Pius Rugonzibwa Mwanza And Marc Nkwame Arusha — PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete ha
Judiciary Pressed On Timely Justice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Pius Rugonzibwa Mwanza And Marc Nkwame Arusha — PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has called on the judiciary in East Africa to remain relevant and committed to delivering timely justice to their clients to maintain public trust. He said here yesterday... Read more
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NMB - We Are Govt's Strategic PartnerAs part of its services to the government, NMB Bank processes transactions wort
NMB - We Are Govt's Strategic Partner
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
As part of its services to the government, NMB Bank processes transactions worth 9tri/- annually, which is about 15 per cent of the country's gross domestic product (GDP). NMB Managing Director, Ms Ineke Bussemaker, said this in Arusha yesterday in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Pinda - Magufuli Has My 100 Per Cent BlessingsBy Joseph Lugendo And Rose Athumani Sumbawanga/Rombo — THE Prime Minister, Mr
Pinda - Magufuli Has My 100 Per Cent Blessings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Joseph Lugendo And Rose Athumani Sumbawanga/Rombo — THE Prime Minister, Mr Mizengo Pinda, said he has accepted the nomination of Dr John Magufuli as CCM Union presidential candidate, adding that he had his 100% blessings. Speaking at a campaign... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Talks to Accept South Sudan Into EAC Resume This WeekKampala — Talks to accept South Sudan as a member of the East African Community
Talks to Accept South Sudan Into EAC Resume This Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Kampala — Talks to accept South Sudan as a member of the East African Community resume this week in Tanzania's City Arusha, according to Dr Richard Sezibera, the East African Community Secretary General. "We have been in touch with South Sudan and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The True Price of Nkurunziza's Third TermBy Yolande Bouka, Researcher, Conflict Prevention and Risk Analysis Division, I
The True Price of Nkurunziza's Third Term
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
By Yolande Bouka, Researcher, Conflict Prevention and Risk Analysis Division, Iss Nairobi On Thursday 20 August, Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza surprised many when he was sworn in for his third mandate six days before the inauguration was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
CCM Party Unveils Its Manifesto, Leaves the Opposition Fiddling With TheirsThe ruling party CCM has unveiled its election manifesto, which highlights educ
CCM Party Unveils Its Manifesto, Leaves the Opposition Fiddling With Theirs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The ruling party CCM has unveiled its election manifesto, which highlights education, energy, jobs, infrastructure and communication as the priority for the 2015-2020 period should it win the October election. The opposition coalition was expected... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Museveni Addresses EALA in KampalaBy East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni
President Museveni Addresses EALA in Kampala
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Friday addressed the 1st of the 4th Session of 3rd Assembly at the Parliament of Uganda in Kampala. In his address, the President termed prosperity and security of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why New Car Sales Are Still LowIn 2014, Uganda imported 41,500 motor vehicles, according to a report compiled
Why New Car Sales Are Still Low
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
In 2014, Uganda imported 41,500 motor vehicles, according to a report compiled by Uganda Motor Industry Association. Out of these 2,500 were new with the rest of the composition, which stands at about 95 per cent being pre-used. New motor vehicle... Read more
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SciDev.net
Post Doctoral Scientist – Agricultural EconomicsBringing science and development together through original news and analysis L
Post Doctoral Scientist – Agricultural Economics
SciDev.net / Posted 3 days ago
Bringing science and development together through original news and analysis Location: Arusha, Tanzania AVRDC seeks a Post Doctoral Scientist in Agricultural Economics to be a member of the Center’s... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cement Industry Makes Great StridesTanzania made great strides throughout the last decade in improving its infrast
Cement Industry Makes Great Strides
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Tanzania made great strides throughout the last decade in improving its infrastructure and communications networks with the cement industry being a key beneficiary of the building boom despite the country's power crisis. Up to five years ago the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Marsh Athletics Shine in Airtel Rising StarMwanza — Airtel Rising Star tournament has entered the fourth round with Marsh
Marsh Athletics Shine in Airtel Rising Star
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Mwanza — Airtel Rising Star tournament has entered the fourth round with Marsh Athletics Academy winning 2-0 against Alliance in a thrilling girls' match at the CCM Kirumba Stadium. Marsh Athletics striker Herieth Edward scored the first goal nine... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Number of Retirementage Tutors Worries College ManagementArusha — Tutors and other members of staff at Olmotonyi Forestry Training Insti
Number of Retirementage Tutors Worries College Management
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Arusha — Tutors and other members of staff at Olmotonyi Forestry Training Institute in Arusha are rapidly aging, leaving a vast vacuum of workers at the stateowned college. The remarks were made by the college management to the Deputy Permanent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Use of Offensive Artefacts in Campaigns BannedArusha — While the whistles for the political crusading towards the October 201
Use of Offensive Artefacts in Campaigns Banned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Arusha — While the whistles for the political crusading towards the October 2015 General Elections have just got blown, the use of blasphemous artefacts, such as coffins, insulting toys and other horrid caricatures have been banned from use within... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EAC Central Bank Governors Unite Against Bullish DollarEast African Community central bank governors have attributed the alarming depr
EAC Central Bank Governors Unite Against Bullish Dollar
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
East African Community central bank governors have attributed the alarming depreciation of their respective national currencies to a strengthening US dollar coupled with their countries' weak export earnings due to low commodity prices on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Efforts to Revive General Tyre Are WelcomeFinally the government acquired 100 per cent stake at the General Tyre after bu
Efforts to Revive General Tyre Are Welcome
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Finally the government acquired 100 per cent stake at the General Tyre after buying back 26 per cent of shares in the tyre making industry from Continental AG. The new development signifies the commitment of the government to revive the factory... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nkurunziza Is Sworn in in a Surprise CeremonyBurundian President Pierre Nkurunziza was on Thursday morning sworn in for a co
Nkurunziza Is Sworn in in a Surprise Ceremony
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Burundian President Pierre Nkurunziza was on Thursday morning sworn in for a controversial third term in a ceremony announced only three hours before time. The event was a pale shadow of the 2010 swearing-in ceremony, which was well... Read more
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EAC Funding Under Threat As Donors Object to Nkurunziza's Third TermBy Trevor Analo and Scola Kamau As Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza begin
EAC Funding Under Threat As Donors Object to Nkurunziza's Third Term
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Trevor Analo and Scola Kamau As Burundi's President Pierre Nkurunziza begins his controversial third term in office, the whole of East Africa will soon feel the effects of a donor freeze occasioned by his decision to extend his stay in... Read more
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TBS Shuts Down Milk Processing FactoryAlleged to us fake seal Last week the Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) close
TBS Shuts Down Milk Processing Factory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Alleged to us fake seal Last week the Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) closed a milk processing factory, operating in the outskirts of Sanya-Juu Township of Siha District in Kilimanjaro Region after it wasdiscovered that the firm management had... Read more
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New Faces Win CCM Primaries As Lema Shines in ChademaMs Namelok Sokoine, the youngest daughter of the former Prime Minister, the lat
New Faces Win CCM Primaries As Lema Shines in Chadema
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Ms Namelok Sokoine, the youngest daughter of the former Prime Minister, the late Edward Moringe Sokoine, has topped Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) preferential polls to run for Monduli Parliamentary race through CCM ticket. She is therefore likely to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nanenane Exhibitions Should Educate StakeholdersDistrict executive directors and extension officers should apply the knowledge
Nanenane Exhibitions Should Educate Stakeholders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
District executive directors and extension officers should apply the knowledge they acquire from Nanenane exhibitions instead of going there as tourists. Nanenane exhibitions held every year, seemingly have no significant impact to farmers and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Court Issues Fresh Ruling Over Betty Luzuka's EstateThe Maromboso Primary Court of Arusha has thrown out a suit filed by one Hilda
Court Issues Fresh Ruling Over Betty Luzuka's Estate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Maromboso Primary Court of Arusha has thrown out a suit filed by one Hilda Kleruu, who opposed a previous magistrate ruling over the right of executer of the will left behind by deceased journalist, Betty Luzuka. Mrs Kleruu who was left to look... Read more
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Spat With Kenya Uncalled ForTanzania has been advised to be more aggressive in marketing its rich tourist d
Spat With Kenya Uncalled For
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Tanzania has been advised to be more aggressive in marketing its rich tourist destinations and improve its infrastructure instead of complaining it is being unduly overshadowed by neighbouring Kenya for the sector's sweet cake. "The fact is that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stage Set for Elephant Recount in NovemberThe puzzle surrounding the whereabout of more than 12,000 elephants reported to
Stage Set for Elephant Recount in November
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The puzzle surrounding the whereabout of more than 12,000 elephants reported to have disappeared from the Ruaha-Rungwa ecosystem between 2013 and 2014, is set to be solved in November this year when the Tanzania Wildlife Research Institute (TAWIRI)... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sezibera Has Talks With U.S. State GovernorArusha — Amb. Richard Sezibera, the Secretary General of the East African Commu
Sezibera Has Talks With U.S. State Governor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Arusha — Amb. Richard Sezibera, the Secretary General of the East African Community (EAC), has returned to Arusha after a three-day visit to the State of Kansas in the United States. Kansas, which has a population just short of three million people... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Drug Firms Make Donation to RefugeesArusha — The East African Secretariat has received a donation of various essent
Regional Drug Firms Make Donation to Refugees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Arusha — The East African Secretariat has received a donation of various essential medicines and health supplies from the Federation of East African Pharmaceutical Manufacturers (FEAPM) for emergency humanitarian assistance to Burundi refugees' camps... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Sets Up New Plans to Protect HerdsArusha, Tanzania — The Tanzania government is set to recount its elephants, a m
Govt Sets Up New Plans to Protect Herds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Arusha, Tanzania — The Tanzania government is set to recount its elephants, a move aimed at resolving the recently reported of more than 12,000 elephants unaccounted for in the Ruaha-Rungwa ecosystem in 2013/2014 writes Elisha Mayallah Simon Mduma,... Read more
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Mwanga Declared Independent DioceseThe General Conference of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT) wh
Mwanga Declared Independent Diocese
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The General Conference of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania (ELCT) which has just been concluded in Arusha, has endorsed Mwanga District of Kilimanjaro to have its own independent Diocese. Delegates at the 19th General Conference of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
BSS Contestants Enter CampTen Bongo Star Search (BSS) contestants have bid farewell to the competition an
BSS Contestants Enter Camp
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Ten Bongo Star Search (BSS) contestants have bid farewell to the competition and the official camp has started. The ten participants were Evance Ernest, Khalid Iddy, Jabu Msangi, Mango Joshua and Jerome Benedicto, all from Dar es Salaam. Others... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanapa Projects 500,000 Domestic Tourists in Six MonthsMoshi — The Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA) has initiated a six-month campaign
Tanapa Projects 500,000 Domestic Tourists in Six Months
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Moshi — The Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA) has initiated a six-month campaign through which it targets 500,000 clients in domestic tourism. Speaking here over the weekend when addressing tourism wardens from Kilimanjaro National Park (KINAPA),... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Third Terms Have ConsequencesThe East African Community is on the verge of learning first-hand the truth of
Third Terms Have Consequences
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The East African Community is on the verge of learning first-hand the truth of the saying: You are known by the friends you keep. The German Development Corporation, a key financier of capacity building and cross-border projects considered key to... Read more
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Nations Should Seek Court's Advisory Opinion ServicesThe government of Tanzania headed calls recently and withdrew from parliament t
Nations Should Seek Court's Advisory Opinion Services
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The government of Tanzania headed calls recently and withdrew from parliament two controversial media bills it said were intended to promote press freedom but stakeholders countered that they had the potential for quite the opposite impact in the... Read more
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Campaigns for Tanzania Polls Start Amid Increased AttentionThe official campaign period ahead of one of the most important elections in Ta
Campaigns for Tanzania Polls Start Amid Increased Attention
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The official campaign period ahead of one of the most important elections in Tanzania's history begins today amid heightened attention following what is shaping up to be a closer than expected contest. The two main candidates, John Magufuli of the... Read more
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