Arusha

Latest stories

42m
AllAfrica.com
Fresh Burundi Meeting Next MonthFacilitator for the Burundi Dialogue, Former Tanzanian President Benjamin Willi
Fresh Burundi Meeting Next Month
AllAfrica.com / Posted 42 minutes ago
Facilitator for the Burundi Dialogue, Former Tanzanian President Benjamin William Mkapa. Arusha — The Facilitator for the Burundi Dialogue, Mr Benjamin William Mkapa, has completed the first round of the peace talks, saying he will convene the... Read more
6 related stories
2h
AllAfrica.com
CRDB Shareholders Pocket Sh44 Billion Dividend PayoutArusha — Over 28,000 CRDB shareholders have reason to celebrate as the bank's a
CRDB Shareholders Pocket Sh44 Billion Dividend Payout
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Arusha — Over 28,000 CRDB shareholders have reason to celebrate as the bank's annual general meeting (AGM) endorses a payment of Sh17 per share as dividend. The amount - approved during an AGM that was held in Arusha) - is 126.5 per cent more than... Read more
2h
AllAfrica.com
Tourism Promotion, War On Poaching High On 2016/17 AgendaGiraffes in Arusha National Park (file photo). Dodoma — The Ministry of Natura
Tourism Promotion, War On Poaching High On 2016/17 Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Giraffes in Arusha National Park (file photo). Dodoma — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism has announced a special drive to curb poaching, ensure extensive tourism promotion and marketing; and enable advanced forestry conservation. These... Read more
5h
Eye Witness News
Burundi opposition group ready to attend any new peace talksconstitution and a deal that ended a civil war in 2005. A new round of peace t
Burundi opposition group ready to attend any new peace talks
Eye Witness News / Posted 5 hours ago
constitution and a deal that ended a civil war in 2005. A new round of peace talks was launched in the Tanzanian city of Arusha at the weekend, after previous discussions in Burundi and Uganda over the past year collapsed or stalled. But several... Read more
6 related stories
19h
Manila Bulletin
Parliament ratifies South Sudan’s admission to EACOctober last year that the regional bloc said the country had met the threshold
Parliament ratifies South Sudan’s admission to EAC
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 hours ago
October last year that the regional bloc said the country had met the threshold to be a member. With its headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania, the EAC now groups Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda and South Sudan. Leek said that as South Sudan... Read more
20h
AllAfrica.com
Dar Drivers Back On Track After MMSC Rally VictoryRally Championship (NRC) title following Jamil Khan's triumph at the Alliance M
Dar Drivers Back On Track After MMSC Rally Victory
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Rally Championship (NRC) title following Jamil Khan's triumph at the Alliance MMSC Rally on Sunday. Kilimanjaro and Arusha were leading the pack after the opening round, which took place in Moshi in March. Jamil, who has claimed the Mzizima... Read more
2 related stories
20h
AllAfrica.com
Turnover Down 59 Percent At Bourserising during the past two months - accounted for Sh1.65 billion while CRDB - w
Turnover Down 59 Percent At Bourse
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
rising during the past two months - accounted for Sh1.65 billion while CRDB - which held its annual general meeting in Arusha towards the end of last week - accounted for Sh989.3 billion during the week under review. Maendeleo Bank - which is... Read more
20h
AllAfrica.com
Arusha Golfer Claims Masonic Golf Day CrownDar es Salaam — Arusha Gymkhana Club player Somji Aliabbas beat over 60 golfers
Arusha Golfer Claims Masonic Golf Day Crown
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Dar es Salaam — Arusha Gymkhana Club player Somji Aliabbas beat over 60 golfers to win this year's Masonic Golf Day in the fiercely fought weekend tournament held at Arusha Gymkhana club. The one-day event, organised to raise funds for the... Read more
21h
AllAfrica.com
Tanga Fair Opens With a Call to Stimulate TradeArusha — An initiative that seeks to stimulate trade opportunities of the Ugand
Tanga Fair Opens With a Call to Stimulate Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Arusha — An initiative that seeks to stimulate trade opportunities of the Uganda oil pipeline is expected to be developed into a road map during the Tanga International Trade Fair (TITF). The oil pipeline, which is projected to start in Hoima, Lake... Read more
21h
AllAfrica.com
Arusha SME Finds Value of PlasticArusha — A local innovative SME has begun making furniture using plastic bottle
Arusha SME Finds Value of Plastic
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Arusha — A local innovative SME has begun making furniture using plastic bottles and bags, in the backyard of Arusha city, north of Tanzania. Dunia Designs being piloted by two Irish experts have set up a small workshop in Arusha's Ilboru suburb to... Read more
21h
AllAfrica.com
Enable Obstetric Fistula Victims Access Medical Treatment - DoctorKabanga hospital in Kasulu, Kigoma Region, Nkinga hospital in Tabora Region, KC
Enable Obstetric Fistula Victims Access Medical Treatment - Doctor
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Kabanga hospital in Kasulu, Kigoma Region, Nkinga hospital in Tabora Region, KCMC in Kilimanjaro Region, Selian hospital in Arusha, Peramiho and Songea regional hospitals in Ruvuma Region and Bugando in Mwanza Region. Opening the trainings on... Read more
21h
AllAfrica.com
Alliance Rally Win Revives Dar HopesBagamoyo over the weekend. The 25 points he garnered have placed him second ov
Alliance Rally Win Revives Dar Hopes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Bagamoyo over the weekend. The 25 points he garnered have placed him second overall behind the leader Gurpal Sandhu from Arusha who has notched 33 points after the end of the second round in Bagamoyo. Guljit Dhani who won the season opener failed... Read more
2 related stories
21h
AllAfrica.com
Conservator Held Over Ivory Tusk Findnational anti poaching special task force following reports linking him with an
Conservator Held Over Ivory Tusk Find
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
national anti poaching special task force following reports linking him with an elephant tusk seized in Arumeru District, Arusha Region. TANAPA received intelligence reports on May 11 that one Ngarenanyuki resident in Arumeru District, Emmanuel... Read more
21h
AllAfrica.com
Lowering Lending Rates, Should We?is a cross cutting issue that, banks, government, and lenders have role to play
Lowering Lending Rates, Should We?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 hours ago
is a cross cutting issue that, banks, government, and lenders have role to play into making them climbing down. Speaking in Arusha during celebrations to mark CRDB Bank 20 years' growth and transforming people lives, the Minister for Finance and... Read more
3 related stories
22h
iol.co.za
Why would US bother with DRC?for a third term as president in July, in defiance of the two-term presidential
Why would US bother with DRC?
iol.co.za / Posted 22 hours ago
for a third term as president in July, in defiance of the two-term presidential limits both in the constitution and in the Arusha peace accords which South Africa played such an important role in brokering. Nearly 500 deaths later, Burundi is in... Read more
12 related stories
22h
AllAfrica.com
Lowassa All Set for Countrywide Tourmember of Chadema's central committee, revealed the plan at a public rally held
Lowassa All Set for Countrywide Tour
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
member of Chadema's central committee, revealed the plan at a public rally held at Mto wa Mbu Ward in Monduli District, Arusha Region, which attracted hundreds of supporters. The one-time Monduli MP was among 20 prominent members of the ruling... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
Dar Leads As Major Road Accident Hot-Zoneoccurred across the country leading to 3,468 deaths and 9,383 injuries. Some 1,
Dar Leads As Major Road Accident Hot-Zone
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
occurred across the country leading to 3,468 deaths and 9,383 injuries. Some 1,431 accidents occurred in Ilala while in Temeke 1,420 accidents were recorded. He named Regions which has the least number of accidents as Rukwa (53) and Aru... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
Arusha Set to Launch Modern FacilityArusha — A sports centre put up at the cost of Sh1.6 billion will be officially
Arusha Set to Launch Modern Facility
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Arusha — A sports centre put up at the cost of Sh1.6 billion will be officially launched here on June 3. The facility has been constructed by Trust St. Patrick Academy, one of the oldest private academic institutions to be established in... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
Burundi Crisis Delays Border Mapping - Lukuviand allow the verification to be carried out. The talks, which are chaired by
Burundi Crisis Delays Border Mapping - Lukuvi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
and allow the verification to be carried out. The talks, which are chaired by retired President Benjamin Mkapa, started in Arusha late last week. Outlining importance of verifying international borders, Mr Lukuvi said it helps in resolving border... Read more
22h
AllAfrica.com
Austerity in EAC Funds BeckoningArusha — Expenditures of the East African Community (EAC) in its 2016/2017 budg
Austerity in EAC Funds Beckoning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
Arusha — Expenditures of the East African Community (EAC) in its 2016/2017 budget is likely to reflect the austerity measures the new Community boss, Liberat Mfumukeko, announced when he took over as the new secretary general on April 25, The Citizen... Read more
23h
AllAfrica.com
Ongoing - EALA's Fourth Session Prioritizes BudgetThe East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has today (Monday) started a two-w
Ongoing - EALA's Fourth Session Prioritizes Budget
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 hours ago
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) has today (Monday) started a two-week session in Arusha. The assembly takes place from May 23 to June 3, 2016. Top on the agenda is the East African Community (EAC) budget speech. "The assembly will be... Read more
2 related stories
1d
AllAfrica.com
Cholera Cases On the Decline By 49 Percent - Health MinisterMbulu (1). Regions that were reported cholera-free last week include Kigoma, D
Cholera Cases On the Decline By 49 Percent - Health Minister
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Mbulu (1). Regions that were reported cholera-free last week include Kigoma, Dodoma, Mwanza, Geita, Singida, Shinyanga, Arusha, Tanga, Tabora, Rukwa, Katavi, Mbeya, Simiyu and Mtwara while regions that have never had the disease since its... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Grand Plan to 'House' Prisonsunits per region, Mr Masauni said 472 units have been earmarked for the Tanzani
Grand Plan to 'House' Prisons
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
units per region, Mr Masauni said 472 units have been earmarked for the Tanzania Prisons Headquarters in Dar es Salaam, Arusha (377), Dar es Salaam (950), Dodoma (356), Kagera (364), Kigoma (272), Kilimanjaro (390) and Lindi (232). The list... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
EA Tour Guides for RecognitionMaghembe, is set to grace the first ever inaugural ceremony of the Tour Guide A
EA Tour Guides for Recognition
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Maghembe, is set to grace the first ever inaugural ceremony of the Tour Guide Awards in East Africa, slated for May 28, in Arusha. The Chairman of Tanzania Tour Guides Association (TTGA), Mr Sadock Zakayo, said here yesterday that Tanzania has... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Banks Cautioned Against Bad Financial TransfersArusha — The Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr Phillip Mpango, has cautioned
Banks Cautioned Against Bad Financial Transfers
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Arusha — The Minister of Finance and Planning, Dr Phillip Mpango, has cautioned local banks to be careful when handling all forms of digital money transactions especially involving overseas parties, because at the moment it is the most notorious... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Move to Enlighten Girls On ScienceArusha — The Tanzania Girl Guides Association in conjunction with the newly est
Move to Enlighten Girls On Science
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Arusha — The Tanzania Girl Guides Association in conjunction with the newly established 'TechChix Tanzania' have hatched a special programme aimed at inculcating interest in science among female students in local secondary schools. According to the... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
TASAF Clients Set to Receive Money Via Mobile PhonesArusha — Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF) beneficiaries will start to receiv
TASAF Clients Set to Receive Money Via Mobile Phones
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Arusha — Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF) beneficiaries will start to receive the money right onto their mobile phones, instead of the current arrangement in which they are compelled to queue up at their respective ward or village offices for... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
NMB Meets Emerging, Corporate in Mbeyacustomers. NMB Executive Network is a forum that started in 2014 targeting majo
NMB Meets Emerging, Corporate in Mbeya
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
customers. NMB Executive Network is a forum that started in 2014 targeting major cities Dar, Mwanza, Mbeya, Morogoro, Arusha and Kilimanjaro expected to be launched soon. The main aim of the network is to foster rewarding relationship with NMB... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Supporting Farmers for Better YieldsRelief Services (CRS) that engage farmers in the programme. This programme is i
Supporting Farmers for Better Yields
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Relief Services (CRS) that engage farmers in the programme. This programme is implemented in several regions, including Arusha and Kilimanjaro in the Northern Zone. Mr Brian Gleeson, CRS Country Representative says the US Government supports... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Falling Tree Smashes Police HomesArusha — Two buildings housing families of policemen in Arusha have been destro
Falling Tree Smashes Police Homes
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Arusha — Two buildings housing families of policemen in Arusha have been destroyed when a huge tree fell on the structures located at Police-Line in Kaloleni section of the City, early yesterday morning. The Arusha Regional Police Commander, Mr... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
EAC Budget Speech On Agenda As EALA Convenes in ArushaThe East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) will starting from today, hold its
EAC Budget Speech On Agenda As EALA Convenes in Arusha
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) will starting from today, hold its sitting in Arusha, Tanzania with the EAC Budget Speech one of the items top on agenda. The EAC Budget Speech - a key activity of the EAC calendar - is expected to be... Read more
2 related stories
1d
AllAfrica.com
New EAC Boss Takes Office Breathing Firegeneral of the Community during the 17th Heads of State Summit held on March 2n
New EAC Boss Takes Office Breathing Fire
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
general of the Community during the 17th Heads of State Summit held on March 2nd at the Ngurdoto Mountain Lodge outside Arusha. He becomes not only the first Burundi national to hold the post but the first of the 10-plus deputy secretaries... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Man Arrested in Connection With Tanzanite Theftadmitted the occurrence, but claimed that he had no adequate details of the mat
Man Arrested in Connection With Tanzanite Theft
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
admitted the occurrence, but claimed that he had no adequate details of the matter until he returns to Mererani from Arusha. "I am a bit far, but what I can say is that the incident happened and the suspect has been arrested by our security... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
'Ndi Ndi Ndi' Brings Back Jaydee On Stage With Technical GlitchNdi'. Speaking to The Citizen one reveller who identified herself as Irene Cha
'Ndi Ndi Ndi' Brings Back Jaydee On Stage With Technical Glitch
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Ndi'. Speaking to The Citizen one reveller who identified herself as Irene Charles said she had travelled all the way from Arusha to come for the concert. "As you can see Lady Jaydee speaks to some of us in a unique way her tribulations are what... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Shaky Start for Burundi Peace TalksArusha — Burundi peace talks under the former President Benjamin Mkapa took off
Shaky Start for Burundi Peace Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Arusha — Burundi peace talks under the former President Benjamin Mkapa took off to a shaky start yesterday with some of the key opposition politicians conspicuously absent. These include Burundi politicians and representatives of the civil society... Read more
6 related stories
1d
AllAfrica.com
Norway Funds Three-Year Biogas ProjectKilimanjaro and Arusha regions will account for over a third of 10,000 biogas p
Norway Funds Three-Year Biogas Project
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kilimanjaro and Arusha regions will account for over a third of 10,000 biogas plants which will be constructed under a three year $ 10.7 million project financed by Norway and which will be implemented by the Arusha-based Tanzania Biogas Development... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Civil Groups Angered by Exclusion From Peace Talkssociety groups in Burundi said nothing positive will come out of the current pe
Civil Groups Angered by Exclusion From Peace Talks
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
society groups in Burundi said nothing positive will come out of the current peace talks going on in the Tanzanian city of Arusha as long as key stakeholders are excluded. The talks are being facilitated by the East African Community (EAC). Among... Read more
6 related stories
1d
AllAfrica.com
Top Military Personnel Meeting Strives to End Terrorism, ConflictsBringing together Chiefs of armed forces from various countries across Africa,
Top Military Personnel Meeting Strives to End Terrorism, Conflicts
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Bringing together Chiefs of armed forces from various countries across Africa, who gathered in Arusha for five days since last Monday, has proved to be the best and effective platform onto which military heads of conflicting states on the continent... Read more
1d
AllAfrica.com
Govt Wants Financial Institutions to Help in Industrialisation DriveTanzanian government introduced industrialisation agenda (file photo). Arusha
Govt Wants Financial Institutions to Help in Industrialisation Drive
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Tanzanian government introduced industrialisation agenda (file photo). Arusha — The government wants financial institutions to increase financing of the manufacturing sector as a way of supporting President John Magufuli's industrialisation... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
Singita Grumeti Supports Girls' Centreto Nyumba Salama centre which accommodate girls who have fled from female genit
Singita Grumeti Supports Girls' Centre
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to Nyumba Salama centre which accommodate girls who have fled from female genital mutilation (FGM) rituals from Mara and Arusha regions recently, SGR Public Relations Manager, Ami Seki said they were committed in supporting the surrounding... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
Tanzanians Should Pray for Magufuli to Triumph Over CorruptionLakes Victoria, Tanganyika, and even Nyasa, the lake that Malawi claims to have
Tanzanians Should Pray for Magufuli to Triumph Over Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Lakes Victoria, Tanganyika, and even Nyasa, the lake that Malawi claims to have exclusive rights to. Only Dar es Salaam, Arusha, Kilimanjaro and Manyara did voters chose 'mabadiliko' without much hesitation. Six months later the citizens of those... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
Burundi Parties Advised to Learn From Two World WarsPolice look on as people demonstrate in Bujumbura (file photo). Arusha — Parti
Burundi Parties Advised to Learn From Two World Wars
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Police look on as people demonstrate in Bujumbura (file photo). Arusha — Parties to the ongoing conflict in Burundi have been warned against fuelling civil war in the country and advised to learn from the two world wars on how such unrest could... Read more
6 related stories
2d
AllAfrica.com
Burundian, Congolese Refugees in Rwanda Need Helpto pacify Burundi continue as an inter-Burundi dialogue was scheduled to take p
Burundian, Congolese Refugees in Rwanda Need Help
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
to pacify Burundi continue as an inter-Burundi dialogue was scheduled to take place yesterday, Saturday, to Tuesday at the Arusha International Conference Centre (AICC), in Tanzania. The inter-Burundi dialogue will be chaired by former Tanzania... Read more
2d
AllAfrica.com
Exim Official to Pay 130m/ - Finelaundering money amounting to 125,885 US dollars deposited with the bank for va
Exim Official to Pay 130m/ - Fine
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
laundering money amounting to 125,885 US dollars deposited with the bank for various tourist services for tour operators in Arusha. This follows the decision by Resident Magistrate-in- Charge at the District Court of Arusha, Desdery Kamugisha to... Read more
3d
Aljazeera
Can talks lead to peace in Burundi?Burundian leaders have successfully negotiated national crises in Arusha, Tanza
Can talks lead to peace in Burundi?
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
Burundian leaders have successfully negotiated national crises in Arusha, Tanzania twice since 2000. Yet, now they're back there again, hoping to resolve this latest phase of instability. Government and opposition leaders arrived in Arusha on... Read more
3d
Channel NewsAsia
Burundi peace talks open in Tanzania with opposition criticismbridge differences, and talks mediated by Uganda earlier this year also swiftly
Burundi peace talks open in Tanzania with opposition criticism
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
bridge differences, and talks mediated by Uganda earlier this year also swiftly stalled. "The Burundi peace talks began in Arusha today under the facilitation of former Tanzanian President Benjamin Mkapa," Richard Owora Othieno, spokesman of the... Read more
6 related stories
3d
The Star
Burundi peace talks open in Tanzania with opposition criticismbridge differences, and talks mediated by Uganda earlier this year also swiftly
Burundi peace talks open in Tanzania with opposition criticism
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
bridge differences, and talks mediated by Uganda earlier this year also swiftly stalled. "The Burundi peace talks began in Arusha today under the facilitation of former Tanzanian President Benjamin Mkapa," Richard Owora Othieno, spokesman of the... Read more
6 related stories
4d
New Kerala
Tanzania's home affairs minister suspended for alcoholism - newkerala.com #66622Arusha, May 21 : Tanzanian President John Magufuli has revoked appointment of H
Tanzania's home affairs minister suspended for alcoholism - newkerala.com #66622
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Arusha, May 21 : Tanzanian President John Magufuli has revoked appointment of Home Affair Minister Charles Kitwanga for getting in the National Assembly when he was allegedly drunk. According to a statement issued by the Tanzania's State House's... Read more
4d
Western Advocate
World's most isolated destinationscamps out there, but this is one of the most remote. It's a three-hour flight b
World's most isolated destinations
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
camps out there, but this is one of the most remote. It's a three-hour flight by private plane from the tourist centre of Arusha to get to Chada Katavi, a tiny campsite on the rim of the Chada Plain. Unlike Tanzanian hotspots such as Ngorongoro... Read more
10 related stories
4d
Kiama Independent
World's most isolated destinationscamps out there, but this is one of the most remote. It's a three-hour flight b
World's most isolated destinations
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
camps out there, but this is one of the most remote. It's a three-hour flight by private plane from the tourist centre of Arusha to get to Chada Katavi, a tiny campsite on the rim of the Chada Plain. Unlike Tanzanian hotspots such as Ngorongoro... Read more
10 related stories
More

People in this news