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Successful Surgery Marks Major Milestone in Tanzanialife was saved. The first ever child pacemaker implant in the country if not i
Successful Surgery Marks Major Milestone in Tanzania
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life was saved. The first ever child pacemaker implant in the country if not in East Africa at large was conducted at the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) at Muhimbili National Hospital in Dar es Salaam. Led by cardiologists from a... Read more
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CCM Will Never Ever Die, Kikwete Assures CadresDodoma — The outgoing national chairman of the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM)
CCM Will Never Ever Die, Kikwete Assures Cadres
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Dodoma — The outgoing national chairman of the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) and retired President Jakaya Kikwete yesterday said he was happy to step down from the party's top post when CCM is still going strong and united. Mr Kikwete said that... Read more
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Outgoing Ruling Party Leader Says It Will Never DiePresident John Magufuli, Zanzibar President and Vice-Chairman (Isles), Dr Ali M
Outgoing Ruling Party Leader Says It Will Never Die
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
President John Magufuli, Zanzibar President and Vice-Chairman (Isles), Dr Ali Mohamed Shein, outgoing National Chairman, Mr Jakaya Kikwete, Secretary General Abdulrahman Kinana and Vice-Chairman (Mainland), Mr Philip Mangula. National CCM Chairman... Read more
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Kikwete Confident CCM Is UnitedDodoma — The outgoing chairman of the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) and form
Kikwete Confident CCM Is United
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Dodoma — The outgoing chairman of the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) and former President Jakaya Kikwete yesterday said he was happy to step down from the party's top post while CCM is still going strong and is united. Mr Kikwete said that there... Read more
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New Peace Talks Beginpresident Jacob Zuma. The government identified three former presidents and pri
New Peace Talks Begin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
president Jacob Zuma. The government identified three former presidents and prime ministers: Ketumule Masire (Botswana), Jakaya Kikwete (Tanzânia) and Tony Blair (UK). It appears that most of the six will have at least two people and in some... Read more
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Farming - Plenty of Jobs, No Takersthe markets themselves are shortchanging farmers. These are but few of the cha
Farming - Plenty of Jobs, No Takers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the markets themselves are shortchanging farmers. These are but few of the challenges which compelled retired President Jakaya Kikwete to concede failure of his ambitious Agriculture First initiative he strongly believed would relieve Tanzanians... Read more
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Plot to Deny Magufuli Ruling Party Chairmanship RevealedPresident John Magufuli to take over the ruling party chairmanship from Former
Plot to Deny Magufuli Ruling Party Chairmanship Revealed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President John Magufuli to take over the ruling party chairmanship from Former President Jakaya Kikwete. By Valentine Oforo and Louis Kolumbia Dodoma and Dar es Salaam — With less than two days to the symbolic handover of the ruling party... Read more
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Ruling Party Executive Unveils 'Exit Plan' to Give New Blood Chancethe best time to join and/or quit the part. He said he had agreed with elders t
Ruling Party Executive Unveils 'Exit Plan' to Give New Blood Chance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the best time to join and/or quit the part. He said he had agreed with elders to help the outgoing party Chairman, Mr Jakaya Kikwete, to strengthen the party as well as screen candidates for the presidential, legislative and councillorship... Read more
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African Union Fails to Elect Commission Chair After Seven Ballotswhen the process will be opened to new candidates. Informed sources here in Ki
African Union Fails to Elect Commission Chair After Seven Ballots
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
when the process will be opened to new candidates. Informed sources here in Kigali expect Tanzanian former president Jakaya Kikwete to toss his hat into the ring. Another wild card whose name is circulating here in Kigali is Senegalese... Read more
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AU Fails to Find Successor for Dlamini30 Heads of State and diplomatic representatives participated in the voting. S
AU Fails to Find Successor for Dlamini
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
30 Heads of State and diplomatic representatives participated in the voting. Sources say that former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete and Senegalese diplomat Abdoulaye Bathily are eyeing the position when a fresh round of elections happens... Read more
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Why Kazibwe Lost African Union Voteobservers said, is related to what is perceived to be the "repressive regimes"
Why Kazibwe Lost African Union Vote
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
observers said, is related to what is perceived to be the "repressive regimes" in both countries. Algerian Foreign Affairs Minister Ramtane Lamamra and former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete were said to be among the people considered for the... Read more
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AU leaders fail to elect successor for Dlaminigood enough and so a search had already begun for new ones to run in an electio
AU leaders fail to elect successor for Dlamini
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
good enough and so a search had already begun for new ones to run in an election next January. Former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete was to be approached to run, but it is not clear if he was in the end approached and whether he... Read more
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Magufuli Names Mrema As Chairman of Parole Boardhas expired. Dr Magufuli also promoted 59 police officers. In another appointm
Magufuli Names Mrema As Chairman of Parole Board
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
has expired. Dr Magufuli also promoted 59 police officers. In another appointment, Prof William Mahalu has been named the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) board chairman from yesterday while Prof Mohamed Janabi has been appointed the... Read more
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CCM Can Learn From President Jinping's 'Magic Bullet' (Part IIAs days are numbered counting down to the transition of power between the incum
CCM Can Learn From President Jinping's 'Magic Bullet' (Part II
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
As days are numbered counting down to the transition of power between the incumbent Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) Chairman, Dr Jakaya Kikwete, passing the leadership baton dutifully to his successor, Dr John Magufuli, the country is thrilled. Our nation... Read more
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Corruption, state capture are recolonising Africa - Phosaare former Malawian president Joyce Banda (2012), Ghana’s late president Atta M
Corruption, state capture are recolonising Africa - Phosa
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
are former Malawian president Joyce Banda (2012), Ghana’s late president Atta Mills (2013), and current Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete (2015). 'Voice of the people must rule' WATCH: What you need to know about the Nkandla judgment Phosa paid... Read more
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Let's Step Up Efforts to Cut HIV/Aids PrevalenceWe can only ignore HIV and Aids at our peril. These are words contained in the
Let's Step Up Efforts to Cut HIV/Aids Prevalence
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
We can only ignore HIV and Aids at our peril. These are words contained in the speech Retired President Jakaya Kikwete delivered on Friday when he flagged off this year's Mountain Kilimanjaro Challenge against HIV climb organised by Geita Gold Mine... Read more
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Jakaya Kikwete Flags Off 15th Kili Challenge As 12 Billion/ - RaisedMoshi — The former president, Mr Jakaya Kikwete, has flagged off the 15th 'Kili
Jakaya Kikwete Flags Off 15th Kili Challenge As 12 Billion/ - Raised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Moshi — The former president, Mr Jakaya Kikwete, has flagged off the 15th 'Kilimanjaro Challenge Against HIV/ AIDS' as the programme registers a 12bn/- record high raised to save those affected by the scourge. Mr Kikwete hailed Geita Gold Mine (GGM)... Read more
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Rio Olympic Exit, Boxing SuffersMakore Mashaga. As he received the Queen's baton relay at the State House in D
Rio Olympic Exit, Boxing Suffers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Makore Mashaga. As he received the Queen's baton relay at the State House in Dar es Salaam recently, former President Jakaya Kikwete cautioned athletes against parading excuses and advised them to strive to reap medals. Accordingly, the... Read more
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Retired Leaders Blair and Kikwete to Mediate Mozambique CrisisLuanda — Retired Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete and British Prime Minister T
Retired Leaders Blair and Kikwete to Mediate Mozambique Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Luanda — Retired Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete and British Prime Minister Tony Blair have agreed to mediate the Mozambican political crisis, local authorities confirmed. The Mozambican authorities are now waiting for the approval of retired US... Read more
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Villagers Upset Over Leaky Donated Water Tankshad for many years pledged to supply water to the area but to no avail. "Vario
Villagers Upset Over Leaky Donated Water Tanks
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
had for many years pledged to supply water to the area but to no avail. "Various leaders including former president Jakaya Kikwete visited our village several times and gave unfulfilled promises. We require more tanks to satisfy aour needs,"... Read more
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Specioza Kazibwe's AU Election in Balance"below par", recent reports have indicated Algerian Foreign Affairs minister Ra
Specioza Kazibwe's AU Election in Balance
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
"below par", recent reports have indicated Algerian Foreign Affairs minister Ramtane Lamamra and former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete were being considered for the job in case the elections are deferred. No open lobbying for votes is ongoing... Read more
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Magufuli-Kikwete's Union and the Ruling Party ChangeoverFormer Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete and current president John Magufuli (
Magufuli-Kikwete's Union and the Ruling Party Changeover
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete and current president John Magufuli (file photo). Dar es Salaam — The difference was right there from the start. One, a seemingly easygoing, softer diplomat. The other, rather blunt, an unpredictable... Read more
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Conflict of Interest Will Stifle Reform Agendato sign an agreement for emergence power supply. Then the Tegeta escrow accoun
Conflict of Interest Will Stifle Reform Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
to sign an agreement for emergence power supply. Then the Tegeta escrow account scandal that forced the then President Jakaya Kikwete to sack Prof Anna Tibaijuka, who was at the time the Minister for Land, Housing and Human Settlement... Read more
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Will Gains of Bilateral Ties Trickle Down?successor George Bush (2008) and incumbent President Barack Obama (2013) to Chi
Will Gains of Bilateral Ties Trickle Down?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
successor George Bush (2008) and incumbent President Barack Obama (2013) to Chinese Xi Jinping (2013). The then President Jakaya Kikwete also welcomed President of the Federal Republic of Germany, Joachim Gauck, who was accompanied by a... Read more
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Mediators Expected in Maputo Amid Deepening Political, Economic Crisismediators chosen by Renamo there would be three mediators chosen by government.
Mediators Expected in Maputo Amid Deepening Political, Economic Crisis
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
mediators chosen by Renamo there would be three mediators chosen by government. The three are: Former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete, seen as close to President Filipe Nyusi. Tony Blair. On 20 January the Tony Blair African Governance... Read more
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Heart Institute Overwhelmed By PatientsDar es Salaam — The government has been called upon to construct a separate bui
Heart Institute Overwhelmed By Patients
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Dar es Salaam — The government has been called upon to construct a separate building at the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) to cater for children with heart disease. The call was made by the JKCI Executive Director, Dr Mohamed Janabi during... Read more
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People in the News - Shelukindo: She Spoke Her Mind, Shunned CorruptionPinda, agreed with her. He then decided to withdraw the budget and asked for mo
People in the News - Shelukindo: She Spoke Her Mind, Shunned Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Pinda, agreed with her. He then decided to withdraw the budget and asked for more time to consult the then President Jakaya Kikwete, who had travelled to South Africa. Consult President Kikwete Pinda asked for more time to consult President... Read more
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Mathews Phosa snags prestigious awardformer Malawian President Joyce Banda, Ghana's late President Professor Atta Mi
Mathews Phosa snags prestigious award
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
former Malawian President Joyce Banda, Ghana's late President Professor Atta Mills, and the current President of Tanzania, Jakaya Kikwete. The highlight of the evening was a second award for Phosa - a Lifetime Achievement Award for his role in the... Read more
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Fears of Tanzania Tourism Heading for Gloom Escalatetourist van in Serengeti National Park (file photo). Dar es Salaam — When tour
Fears of Tanzania Tourism Heading for Gloom Escalate
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
tourist van in Serengeti National Park (file photo). Dar es Salaam — When tourism stakeholders met with former President Jakaya Kikwete in the beginning of last year, they agreed to identify challenges facing the sector and put it in the lab of... Read more
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Chadema Youth Vow to Disrupt CCM CongressChristopher ole Sendeka could not be reached by phone for comment. CCM expects
Chadema Youth Vow to Disrupt CCM Congress
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Christopher ole Sendeka could not be reached by phone for comment. CCM expects to hold its special general meeting in Dodoma on July 23, 2016 during which Former President Jakaya Kikwete would hand over party chairmanship to President John Maguf... Read more
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Inside Uganda's Kazibwe Battle for AU Job17. Foreign Affairs ministry permanent secretary James Mugume has dispelled me
Inside Uganda's Kazibwe Battle for AU Job
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
17. Foreign Affairs ministry permanent secretary James Mugume has dispelled media reports that former Tanzania president Jakaya Kikwete had been tipped for the job, saying these are backdoor attempts by countries that want to rig the process.... Read more
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The Hindu
Delhi steps up security dialogue with AfricaIndia-Tanzania Joint Working Group on Counter Terror was set up last June durin
Delhi steps up security dialogue with Africa
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
India-Tanzania Joint Working Group on Counter Terror was set up last June during the visit of Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete which was boosted by the pledge on strategic cooperation in India-Africa Forum Summit. “It’s the... Read more
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EU Plan to Enable Youth Create, Access More Jobsbeen promosing to allocate special funds to empower the youth. For instance, d
EU Plan to Enable Youth Create, Access More Jobs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
been promosing to allocate special funds to empower the youth. For instance, during the fourth phase government, President Jakaya Kikwete set aside Sh43 billion (commonly known as JK's billions) for empowering small-scale traders. It is, however,... Read more
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Speculations Hit African Cities As Kikwete Whispered for Top AU PostPresident Jakaya Kikwete (file photo). With the Kigali, Rwanda, African Union
Speculations Hit African Cities As Kikwete Whispered for Top AU Post
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
President Jakaya Kikwete (file photo). With the Kigali, Rwanda, African Union (AU) summit just around the corner, there has been no official confirmation so far that Tanzania's immediate former president, Dr Jakaya Kikwete will run for the post of... Read more
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Three in Race to Succeed Dlamini-Zuma At AU Commission As Senegal Seeks Poll DelayStabilisation Mission in Mali Prof Abdoulaye Bathily, while there is growing ta
Three in Race to Succeed Dlamini-Zuma At AU Commission As Senegal Seeks Poll Delay
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
Stabilisation Mission in Mali Prof Abdoulaye Bathily, while there is growing talk that former Tanzanian president Jakaya Kikwete could throw his hat in the ring, even though he did not apply by the April deadline. Observers say that the... Read more
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Four Lessons From Brexit and EU Fallout for East African CommunityThe second project would be a new standard gauge railway linking the port of Mo
Four Lessons From Brexit and EU Fallout for East African Community
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
The second project would be a new standard gauge railway linking the port of Mombasa to Kigali through Uganda. President Jakaya Kikwete complained that this "coalition of the willing" was a claw-back on EAC integration but was ignored. Tanzania... Read more
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Church Leaders Mobilises Support for Magufulithe outcome of good leadership by past governments under Mwalimu Julius Nyerere
Church Leaders Mobilises Support for Magufuli
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
the outcome of good leadership by past governments under Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, Mzee Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Benjamin Mkapa and Jakaya Kikwete. Shinyanga District Commissioner Josephine Matiro told the congregation to support government initiatives of... Read more
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Quartz
A safari company suspended for wildlife abuse is back in action, with the Tanzanian government's supportcase, I don’t think you can bribe all the committee members.”An anti-corruption
A safari company suspended for wildlife abuse is back in action, with the Tanzanian government's support
Quartz / Posted 22 days ago
case, I don’t think you can bribe all the committee members.”An anti-corruption administration?Former Tanzanian president Jakaya Kikwete laughs with his successor, John Magfuli, in 2015.(Reuters/Emmanuel Herman) The major change in the central... Read more
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GGM to Raise 1 Billion/ - for HIV/Aids Campaignand last year they managed to raise over 800m/- . The 2016 Kili Challenge will
GGM to Raise 1 Billion/ - for HIV/Aids Campaign
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
and last year they managed to raise over 800m/- . The 2016 Kili Challenge will be graced by former president, Dr Jakaya Kikwete and closed by the Kilimanjaro Regional Commissioner (RC), Mr Said Meck Sadiki. "The funds raised in the... Read more
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Mr President, I Beg to Differ With You On Thisplace at the State House in Dar es Salaam. In a speech at the ceremony that wa
Mr President, I Beg to Differ With You On This
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
place at the State House in Dar es Salaam. In a speech at the ceremony that was attended by two retired Presidents, Mr Jakaya Kikwete and Mr Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Dr Magufuli gave a speech whose theme sounded pretty much like an indefinite ban on... Read more
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Rules Hit Plans to Reduce Teacher Shortage Education Boardimproving the availability of science teachers both in quality and quantity. "
Rules Hit Plans to Reduce Teacher Shortage Education Board
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
improving the availability of science teachers both in quality and quantity. "A case study, conducted under President Jakaya Kikwete, concluded that the country would require ten years to train enough science teachers under normal training... Read more
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Let Reason Prevail in Governance,PoliticsMagufuli dropped 100 district commissioners from his new list that should resha
Let Reason Prevail in Governance,Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Magufuli dropped 100 district commissioners from his new list that should reshape his administration. Only 39 DCs from the Jakaya Kikwete government have been retained. To ensure they work hard and contribute to efforts geared at fulfilling the... Read more
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Replacing Dlamini Zuma to easy task for AUand Kazibwe, apparently. And so the AU is apparently looking for new candidate
Replacing Dlamini Zuma to easy task for AU
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
and Kazibwe, apparently. And so the AU is apparently looking for new candidates now. Former Tanzanian president Jakaya Kikwete and current Algerian foreign minister Ramtane Lamamra have both been approached, sources said. And so it... Read more
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AU chair race ‘a mess’so it looks like the elections to replace Dlamini Zuma will be postponed from n
AU chair race ‘a mess’
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
so it looks like the elections to replace Dlamini Zuma will be postponed from next month to the next summit next January. Jakaya Kikwete who stepped down as Tanzanian president last year and the Algerian foreign minister Ramtane Lamamra have been... Read more
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Uganda's Kazibwe Seeks Support for African Union Top JobNkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma, whose tenure comes to an end. Algerian Ramtane
Uganda's Kazibwe Seeks Support for African Union Top Job
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Nkosazana Clarice Dlamini-Zuma, whose tenure comes to an end. Algerian Ramtane Lamamra and former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete are also said to likely join the race for the African Union Commission chairperson As voting day draws... Read more
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100 District Commissioners Dropped in Magufuli ReshuffleCommissioners in the long-awaited appointments that seek to reshape the fifth p
100 District Commissioners Dropped in Magufuli Reshuffle
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Commissioners in the long-awaited appointments that seek to reshape the fifth phase administration. Only 39 DCs from the Jakaya Kikwete government were retained, with one being promoted to Regional Commissioner and the rest left on account of... Read more
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Mr President Tread Carefullywinners to urge the defeated to work with them for a better tomorrow. It is tru
Mr President Tread Carefully
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
winners to urge the defeated to work with them for a better tomorrow. It is true of former presidents Benjamin Mkapa and Jakaya Kikwete. However, this time around it sounds different with the opposition strongly up in arms against what they... Read more
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Sh27 Billion Police Plan to Fight Crimecases in efforts to tame crime and win the public confidence," said Mr Mangu at
Sh27 Billion Police Plan to Fight Crime
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
cases in efforts to tame crime and win the public confidence," said Mr Mangu at the launch witnessed by retired President Jakaya Kikwete and Mr Mangu's predecessor Saidi Mwema. The centre will operate around the clock and has a capacity of... Read more
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Tanzanian Former President Kikwete Proposed to Replace Zuma At AUnext month are "below par" and moves are afoot to find someone better, official
Tanzanian Former President Kikwete Proposed to Replace Zuma At AU
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
next month are "below par" and moves are afoot to find someone better, officials say. They say former Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete and current Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra are now being considered. The last-minute search for a... Read more
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Magufuli to Proceed With Unaccomplished Constitutional Referendummatters to be added, this would be done in the interest of Tanzanians," the Hea
Magufuli to Proceed With Unaccomplished Constitutional Referendum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
matters to be added, this would be done in the interest of Tanzanians," the Head of State said. He praised former President Jakaya Kikwete and his Zanzibar counterpart, Dr Ali Mohamed Shein for a job well done in connection with the constitution... Read more
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