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Tanzania's Magufuli Skips Nairobi Ticad SummitTanzanian leader has only travelled to Uganda and Rwanda since coming to power
Tanzania's Magufuli Skips Nairobi Ticad Summit
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Tanzanian leader has only travelled to Uganda and Rwanda since coming to power last October. Unlike his predecessor Jakaya Kikwete, who was known to make many foreign trips, President Magufuli has been concentrating on domestic issues,... Read more
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Diaspora Decries Lack of Data On RemittancesJakaya Kikwete speaking during a Diaspora meeting. Zanzibar — Tanzanians livin
Diaspora Decries Lack of Data On Remittances
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Jakaya Kikwete speaking during a Diaspora meeting. Zanzibar — Tanzanians living abroad are questioning whether their contribution towards the economy is valued at home as the government seems to lack accurate data on their remittances. They said... Read more
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Parliamentabusing House proceedings for wanting to be seen by their electorate outside th
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abusing House proceedings for wanting to be seen by their electorate outside there. Former CCM chairman retired President Jakaya Kikwete urged his successor to strengthen the ruling party through public meetings. Thus, CCM under Magufuli wants to... Read more
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Calls for Dialogue Ahead of Opposition's 'Defiance Day'and competitive in the political arena. The don appealed to Former Presidents
Calls for Dialogue Ahead of Opposition's 'Defiance Day'
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and competitive in the political arena. The don appealed to Former Presidents Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Benjamin Mkapa and Jakaya Kikwete to step in and advise the incumbent, Dr John Magufuli, to avert clashes between the State and its people. "Mr... Read more
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Opposition Spurns Unity Govt Offera Frelimo activist at a young age and insists there is no way he would work wit
Opposition Spurns Unity Govt Offer
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a Frelimo activist at a young age and insists there is no way he would work with the party. Former Tanzanian president, Jakaya Kikwete, is leading a mediation team that also involves Italian Mario Raffaelli, former Botswana president Quett... Read more
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Magufuli Warns 'a Ring of Conmen' Preying on VillagersPresident Magufuli announced the funds will be disbursed shortly after he took
Magufuli Warns 'a Ring of Conmen' Preying on Villagers
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President Magufuli announced the funds will be disbursed shortly after he took over power from President Jakaya Kikwete but later it was resolved the money should be released to genuine community groups in villages. But speaking... Read more
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Mediators Claim Advances in Govt-Renamo Talksthe Catholic Church and the South African government, while for its part the go
Mediators Claim Advances in Govt-Renamo Talks
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the Catholic Church and the South African government, while for its part the government chose former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete, the Global Leadership Foundation (represented by former Botswanan President Quett Masire), and the Faith... Read more
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Tanzanian Health Institute Develops New Tech for Battle Against Malariathe danger posed by malaria. " Founder Chair of the African Leaders Malaria Al
Tanzanian Health Institute Develops New Tech for Battle Against Malaria
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the danger posed by malaria. " Founder Chair of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete was quoted by the "Daily News" early this month as saying innovations are helping eliminate malaria:... Read more
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'Use Sh50 Million Loan Cash for Teachers' Housing'houses in the next five years," said Mr Oluochi. The CWT secretary general sai
'Use Sh50 Million Loan Cash for Teachers' Housing'
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houses in the next five years," said Mr Oluochi. The CWT secretary general said the government will lose a lot of money by loaning each village Sh50 million as proven through the disbursement of loans by former President Jakaya Kikwete (JK Billi... Read more
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TAWA Explores Modern Measures to Tame Elephantsback to their habitats," he explained . TAWA, a new wildlife regulatory body,
TAWA Explores Modern Measures to Tame Elephants
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back to their habitats," he explained . TAWA, a new wildlife regulatory body, was inaugurated by former President Jakaya Kikwete in October last year to bolster conservation of game reserves in the country. The authority is among other... Read more
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Intensify Campaign to Curb Lifestyle Diseasesdiseases and diabetes contributed three per cent, three per cent and two per ce
Intensify Campaign to Curb Lifestyle Diseases
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diseases and diabetes contributed three per cent, three per cent and two per cent to total mortality respectively. Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) specialists last week warned that people aged 45 and above in Tanzania are at high... Read more
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Young People Turn to Hawking As Poverty Biteswill be issued through these Sacoss. We have learnt though similar programmes i
Young People Turn to Hawking As Poverty Bites
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will be issued through these Sacoss. We have learnt though similar programmes including the billions issued by President Jakaya Kikwete," he said. As the government is preparing plans to accommodate street vendors, President Magufuli has warned... Read more
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Veteran Spy Boss Othman Retiresretirement is effective from last Friday (August 19), after his three-year cont
Veteran Spy Boss Othman Retires
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retirement is effective from last Friday (August 19), after his three-year contract extension expired. Former President Jakaya Kikwete had extended the TISS chief's contract after reaching the mandatory retirement age. He retired in 2013 and... Read more
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Cardiologists Warn On Heart DiseaseDar es Salaam — Specialists from the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) Th
Cardiologists Warn On Heart Disease
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Dar es Salaam — Specialists from the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) Thursday have warned that people aged 45 and above in Tanzania face a high risk of developing coronary artery disease (CAD), which can cause sudden death. The condition... Read more
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Magufuli Reiterates Intention to Shift to Dodomaasking the president to address their plight. The president extended his heart
Magufuli Reiterates Intention to Shift to Dodoma
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asking the president to address their plight. The president extended his heartfelt appreciation to former president Jakaya Kikwete for his committed leadership and past presidents and CCM chairmen including Benjamin Mkapa and Ali Hassan... Read more
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Mediators Propose Route Out of Deadlocksessions with the Joint Commission. However, the full list of mediators is: Ket
Mediators Propose Route Out of Deadlock
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sessions with the Joint Commission. However, the full list of mediators is: Ketumile Masire (Global Leadership Foundation); Jakaya Kikwete (Tanzania); Ibrahim Msambaho (Tanzania); Angelo Romano (European Union); Mario Raffaelli (European Union); Sir... Read more
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Baseline Survey Reveals Gross Irregularities in Assets Checksthe report released yesterday also indicated that just 2,200 private companies
Baseline Survey Reveals Gross Irregularities in Assets Checks
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the report released yesterday also indicated that just 2,200 private companies out of the 125,415 registered private institutions had signed the integrity pledges, which were launched by former President Jakaya Kikwete in Au... Read more
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President Magufuli - Man of the People, Man of the Party?make reckless reforms based on his limited understanding of its inner workings.
President Magufuli - Man of the People, Man of the Party?
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make reckless reforms based on his limited understanding of its inner workings. At the just concluded CCM convention, Jakaya Kikwete, the outgoing party chair and former president, attacked these critics who he claimed had been "propagating... Read more
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The Race Is On Again to Find a New AU Chiefand voting at the AU elections, it is part of East Africa. There is speculatio
The Race Is On Again to Find a New AU Chief
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and voting at the AU elections, it is part of East Africa. There is speculation that Tanzania's former president, Jakaya Kikwete, might be the candidate for East Africa. This is not official, however. The region's previous candidate -... Read more
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Is Govt Really Trying to Stop Scrutiny?number 3 of 1976." The order came days after Mr Mwambene raised issues with a
Is Govt Really Trying to Stop Scrutiny?
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number 3 of 1976." The order came days after Mr Mwambene raised issues with a cartoon that criticised the then President Jakaya Kikwete on his fight against corruption and an opinion that criticised Tanzania's stance against UN-backed force to... Read more
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Rat Researcher Redefining Early Disease Detectionof Berlin, received a special award, the medal for invention and research on TB
Rat Researcher Redefining Early Disease Detection
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of Berlin, received a special award, the medal for invention and research on TB detection by the former President Jakaya Kikwete on 9th December 2012. According to report from the Commission for Science and Technology Tanzania (COSTECH),... Read more
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Parliament Speaker Defends Criticised Deputythe inauguration speech by the President, this is not the first time; they did
Parliament Speaker Defends Criticised Deputy
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the inauguration speech by the President, this is not the first time; they did the same thing to the now retired President Jakaya Kikwete. It has become their tradition," he noted. "There is no regulation that bars them from to walking out of a... Read more
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Jakaya Kikwete Hits At Violence in Zambia PollsFormer Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete (file photo). Former President Jakay
Jakaya Kikwete Hits At Violence in Zambia Polls
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Former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete (file photo). Former President Jakaya Kikwete, who is leading the Commonwealth's observer mission to Zambia elections, has said they had been concerned by pre-election violence. The recent chaos led to the... Read more
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Kilimanjaro Challenge Helped Raise Funds for HIV/Aids Victimsstudies because of its shrinking glaciers . This year the flagging off ceremon
Kilimanjaro Challenge Helped Raise Funds for HIV/Aids Victims
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studies because of its shrinking glaciers . This year the flagging off ceremony was graced by the retired President, Mr Jakaya Kikwete that saw about 100 climbers trek Africa's highest mountain, while cyclists went round at the foot of the... Read more
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Frustration Over Slow Vote Count for Pollsis that the voting, closing and counting process at the polling stations on 11
Frustration Over Slow Vote Count for Polls
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is that the voting, closing and counting process at the polling stations on 11 August, was credible and transparent," said Jakaya Kikwete, the former president of Tanzania and the head of the Commonwealth observer mission. But in addressing a... Read more
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Election Observers in Zambia Report Media 'Biased' in Votemedia was biased in favor of some parties and candidates," he said. Pre-electi
Election Observers in Zambia Report Media 'Biased' in Vote
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media was biased in favor of some parties and candidates," he said. Pre-election violence Former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete, who headed the Commonwealth's observer mission, said his team had been concerned by pre-election violence... Read more
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Election observers in Zambia report media 'biased' in vote |media was biased in favor of some parties and candidates," he said. Pre-electi
Election observers in Zambia report media 'biased' in vote |
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media was biased in favor of some parties and candidates," he said. Pre-election violence Former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete, who headed the Commonwealth's observer mission, said his team had been concerned by pre-election violence... Read more
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AU, SADC, Carter Center Declare Polls Free and Fairalso criticized the police for the manner the public order act was administered
AU, SADC, Carter Center Declare Polls Free and Fair
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also criticized the police for the manner the public order act was administered. And Commonwealth Observer Mission leader Jakaya Kikwete noted that the incidents of violence reported were unfortunate. The count is still going on with 29... Read more
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Zambian presidential election has a Pune connectwill observe the vote counts and results as a member of the Commonwealth Observ
Zambian presidential election has a Pune connect
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will observe the vote counts and results as a member of the Commonwealth Observer Group, led by former Tanzanian president Jakaya Kikwete. "On election day, I visited over 15 polling stations and met 500-plus voters. The voting went peaceful. We... Read more
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Mediators Meet Opposition Renamoattended the opening of the talks. However, the full list of mediators is: Ketu
Mediators Meet Opposition Renamo
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attended the opening of the talks. However, the full list of mediators is: Ketumile Masire (Global Leadership Foundation); Jakaya Kikwete (Tanzania); Ibrahim Msambaho (Tanzania); Angelo Romano (European Union); Mario Raffaelli (European Union); Sir... Read more
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Tundu Lissu - 'the Fierce' Opposition Legislator 'With a Rebellious Streak'of sorts with a president. During the General Election campaigns last year, he
Tundu Lissu - 'the Fierce' Opposition Legislator 'With a Rebellious Streak'
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of sorts with a president. During the General Election campaigns last year, he picked a fight with the then President Jakaya Kikwete. Lissu accused Mr Kikwete of being the real face of the Richmond scandal, and not Edward Lowassa. The MP... Read more
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Opposition and Ruling Party to Meet to Address Differencesshould be on the stalled process of writing a new constitution and on powers of
Opposition and Ruling Party to Meet to Address Differences
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should be on the stalled process of writing a new constitution and on powers of the president. The retired President Jakaya Kikwete had not used his powers exhaustively as the incumbent President John Magufuli was doing, he observed. The... Read more
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Talks to End Crisis Resumethe rounds of dialogue. However, the full list of mediators available is: Ketum
Talks to End Crisis Resume
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the rounds of dialogue. However, the full list of mediators available is: Ketumile Masire (Global Leadership Foundation); Jakaya Kikwete (Tanzania); Ibrahim Msambaho (Tanzania); Angelo Romano (European Union); Mario Raffaelli (European Union); Sir... Read more
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Hail Transport Time, Cost Drop On Central Corridorremove barriers to trade that contributed to increase transport costs. The fou
Hail Transport Time, Cost Drop On Central Corridor
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remove barriers to trade that contributed to increase transport costs. The fourth-phase government under former president Jakaya Kikwete began construction of the three state-of-the-art weighbridges last year in efforts to promote integration.... Read more
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Corruption Body Saves Billions From Foiled Bribery AttemptsRepublic of Tanzania passed the Prevention and Combatting of Corruption Bill of
Corruption Body Saves Billions From Foiled Bribery Attempts
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Republic of Tanzania passed the Prevention and Combatting of Corruption Bill of 2007 on April 16, 2007. Former President Jakaya Kikwete assented the bill on June 11, 2007 to make it an Act of Parliament which came into force on July 1, 2007. The... Read more
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Hospital to Carry Out Kidney Transplant and Cochlear Implantgovernment through the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, the E
Hospital to Carry Out Kidney Transplant and Cochlear Implant
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government through the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, the Elders and Children, citing examples of the Jakaya Kikwete Heart Institute and Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute (MOI). "It is our responsibility as health experts in the... Read more
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Target Realised As Road Projects Make Headwaygovernment will first complete the Omugakorongo- Kigarama-Murongo road, which w
Target Realised As Road Projects Make Headway
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government will first complete the Omugakorongo- Kigarama-Murongo road, which was among pledges made by retired President Jakaya Kikwete during 2010 campaigns. Due to financial constraints the Bugene -Murongo road will be undergoing periodic... Read more
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A Malaria-Free Africa Is in Sightand her child sleep under a mosquito net. This is one of the methods to fight a
A Malaria-Free Africa Is in Sight
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and her child sleep under a mosquito net. This is one of the methods to fight against malaria (file photo). His Excellency Jakaya Kikwete, who served as President of the United Republic of Tanzania from December 2005 to October 2015, is the... Read more
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'A Malaria-Free Africa Is in Sight.' H.E. President Jakaya Kikwetewriting on behalf of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) and its foundi
'A Malaria-Free Africa Is in Sight.' H.E. President Jakaya Kikwete
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writing on behalf of the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) and its founding Chairman, Former President of Tanzania, Jakaya Kikwete. We would like to offer The Ethiopian Herald a Q&A by President Kikwete on eliminating malaria in Africa. His... Read more
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Airtel Rising Stars Rages Onall resorted in defense against more goals. Another ladies encounter for the fo
Airtel Rising Stars Rages On
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all resorted in defense against more goals. Another ladies encounter for the football region of Ilala was staged at the Jakaya Kikwete Park, Kidongo Chekundu, in the city where Simba Queens laboured to clobber their counterparts Ukonga Queens... Read more
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Two Sides of the Coin on Capital City Shift to Dodomaof State would eclipse his four predecessors - Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, Mzee Ali
Two Sides of the Coin on Capital City Shift to Dodoma
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of State would eclipse his four predecessors - Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, Mzee Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Mr Benjamin Mkapa and Dr Jakaya Kikwete - is mixed. Some see it as a blessing, while for others, it is a sad story, even an outright tragedy. One of... Read more
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African Development Bank Bags 2016 Organization of the Year AwardAttorney General and Minister of Justice, Joseph Fitzgerald Kamara for Excellen
African Development Bank Bags 2016 Organization of the Year Award
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Attorney General and Minister of Justice, Joseph Fitzgerald Kamara for Excellence in Leadership. In 2015, President Jakaya Kikwete and music icon Diamond Platnumz of Tanzania, Bishop Desmond Tutu, One.org and SABC Africa received awards in... Read more
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Kasulo Flogged 11 Times in Airtel Rising Stars Matchsuccumbed to a 11-1 rout in a one-sided encounter at JMK Youth Park in Dar es S
Kasulo Flogged 11 Times in Airtel Rising Stars Match
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succumbed to a 11-1 rout in a one-sided encounter at JMK Youth Park in Dar es Salaam. The one-sided game was played at Jakaya Kikwete Park, Kidongo Chekundu in Dar es Salaam yesterday. Signs that Kasulo were in for a humiliating defeat started... Read more
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Mediators Suspend Talkssupport for Raffaelli as lead mediator. Savana says two of the government nomin
Mediators Suspend Talks
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support for Raffaelli as lead mediator. Savana says two of the government nominated mediators, Quett Masire and Jonathan Powell, left Maputo on 25 July, two days before the negotiations were suspended, while Jakaya Kikwete never joined th... Read more
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Opposition Legislator Criticises Magufuli's Minerals Sand Export Banto Bulyanhulu gold mine, Mr Lissu said contracts signed by President Magufuli's
Opposition Legislator Criticises Magufuli's Minerals Sand Export Ban
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to Bulyanhulu gold mine, Mr Lissu said contracts signed by President Magufuli's predecessors, Mr Benjamin Mkapa and Mr Jakaya Kikwete, stated that investors owned both the gold and gold sand found in the area. He said since 2001 investors at... Read more
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Road Contractors Assured of Early Funds Paymentsgovernment will first complete the Omugakorongo-Murongo road, which was among p
Road Contractors Assured of Early Funds Payments
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government will first complete the Omugakorongo-Murongo road, which was among pledges made by retired President Jakaya Kikwete during the 2010 campaigns. Due to financial constraints, the Omurushaka-Murongo road will be undergoing... Read more
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CUF Faulted Over Zanzibar Issuesthe situation in the Zanzibar archipelago was not amicable and needed urgent in
CUF Faulted Over Zanzibar Issues
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the situation in the Zanzibar archipelago was not amicable and needed urgent intervention. "This is what former President Jakaya Kikwete did when addressing the National Assembly in 2005, he admitted that the political situation in Zanzibar was... Read more
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People in the News - the Hero and Two Prodigal Sonsprodigal sons, who came back home to the ruling party. The party's secretary g
People in the News - the Hero and Two Prodigal Sons
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prodigal sons, who came back home to the ruling party. The party's secretary general stole the show as retired President Jakaya Kikwete showered him with praise for saving the party in the chaos that was 2015. Mr Kikwete, who is also the... Read more
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Well, CCM Needs a Baptism of FireFormer President Jakaya Kikwete has peacefully handed over CCM chairmanship to
Well, CCM Needs a Baptism of Fire
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Former President Jakaya Kikwete has peacefully handed over CCM chairmanship to incumbent John Magufuli. The new leader of the party has accepted the position with a vivid request for prayers that he be given at least a small portion of JK's gift of... Read more
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Police Block Graduation Ahead of Lowassa Arrivalapparent ban on political activities by the government since President Magufuli
Police Block Graduation Ahead of Lowassa Arrival
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apparent ban on political activities by the government since President Magufuli ascended to the presidency, succeeding Mr Jakaya Kikwete. Party's national chairman Freeman Mbowe said the September 1 rallies would consist of peaceful processions... Read more
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