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133bn/ - ATCL Debt On State Pay PlanIN a move to revive operations of the national airline, Air Tanzania Company Li
133bn/ - ATCL Debt On State Pay Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 hours ago
IN a move to revive operations of the national airline, Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL), the government is finalising mechanisms to absorb at least 133bn/- accumulated debts, for the company to have a clean balance sheet. The massive debt was... Read more
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Private Sector Lobby Upbeat On IndustrialisationTHE country's drive towards industrialisation and middle income status by 2020
Private Sector Lobby Upbeat On Industrialisation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
THE country's drive towards industrialisation and middle income status by 2020 can easily be achieved compared to China because of abundant natural resources including natural gas. Tanzania Private Sector Foundation Executive Director, Mr Godfrey... Read more
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Wolokoso - General Tumwine for Going Forward?General Elly Tumwine, the UPDF representative in parliament, is a renowned NRM
Wolokoso - General Tumwine for Going Forward?
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General Elly Tumwine, the UPDF representative in parliament, is a renowned NRM pillar given his remarkable contribution to the five-year NRA liberation struggle that shot Museveni into power. But recently, General Tumwine has made two remarkable... Read more
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Magufuli Hails Public Support, Stresses On UnityCHAMA Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) Union presidential candidate, Dr John Magufuli, has h
Magufuli Hails Public Support, Stresses On Unity
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CHAMA Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) Union presidential candidate, Dr John Magufuli, has hailed the public support and reception he has thus far been receiving in his campaigns, saying that his aim was to unite the nation and ensure there is peace and... Read more
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Kikwete to Chair Business Council MeetingPresident Jakaya Kikwete is expected to chair the 8th Meeting of Tanzania Natio
Kikwete to Chair Business Council Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
President Jakaya Kikwete is expected to chair the 8th Meeting of Tanzania National Business Council (TNBC) to be held in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday with the theme 'Enhancing Business Environment for Sustainable Growth'. TNBC Executive Secretary,... Read more
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We'll Surely Deliver - MagufuliLudewa — CCM is promising what it can deliver and has cautioned the public to b
We'll Surely Deliver - Magufuli
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ludewa — CCM is promising what it can deliver and has cautioned the public to be wary of politicians who promise heavens on earth. "You will hear a lot during this campaign season; but I would like to assure you that what CCM is pledging in its... Read more
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Johari Sadiq - Dressing the President Is a Dream Come TrueAdorning black Capri pants with a matching top, Ms Johari Sadiq added a whole t
Johari Sadiq - Dressing the President Is a Dream Come True
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Adorning black Capri pants with a matching top, Ms Johari Sadiq added a whole touch of class to her outfit with a snugly fit jacket in floral prints. Meeting her at her show room in Kinondni, going under the brand name Binti Africa, it was a... Read more
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Big Up for JK Over Judiciary ReformsWe have often read in the newspapers or news agency reports of cases that have
Big Up for JK Over Judiciary Reforms
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
We have often read in the newspapers or news agency reports of cases that have been decided long after the actual crime act was committed - if ever it had been committed at all! In the eyes of justice, everybody is innocent unless proven... Read more
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Chinese Investors Eye Manufacturing SectorOver 100 Chinese investors will invest in the country's manufacturing sector ba
Chinese Investors Eye Manufacturing Sector
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Over 100 Chinese investors will invest in the country's manufacturing sector backed up by China Africa Development Fund (CADFund). Deputy Permanent Secretary at Prime Minister's Office, Ms Regina Kikuli and Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC) Executive... Read more
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Judiciary Pressed On Timely JusticeBy Pius Rugonzibwa Mwanza And Marc Nkwame Arusha — PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete ha
Judiciary Pressed On Timely Justice
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 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 6 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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Instant Losers, Winners in an Intriguing Tanzania PollAt the end of October, we will know who has won or lost in this intriguing cont
Instant Losers, Winners in an Intriguing Tanzania Poll
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
At the end of October, we will know who has won or lost in this intriguing contest between veteran incumbent CCM and a resurgent opposition buoyed by the Ukawa alliance and the shock defection of Edward Lowassa from the ruling party to Chadema and... Read more
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Chinese Firm Denies Role in Collapsed BuildingChina Railway Jianchang Engineering (CRJE) has distanced itself from the buildi
Chinese Firm Denies Role in Collapsed Building
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
China Railway Jianchang Engineering (CRJE) has distanced itself from the building that collapsed at the junction of Indira Gandhi and Asia streets in Dar es Salaam, over two years ago. The firm in a statement issued in Dar es Salaam said that it was... Read more
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Commemorating PM Meles' Extraordinary Legacy Part IIJacob Zuma, South African President, expressed about Prime Minister Meles Zenaw
Commemorating PM Meles' Extraordinary Legacy Part II
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Jacob Zuma, South African President, expressed about Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, as Meles was strong leader, not only for his country but on the African continent, acting as mediator on numerous talks, particularly in the Horn of Africa... Read more
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CCM to Roar at Jangwani as Party Starts CampaignsJangwani grounds in Dar es Salaam will be a hive of political activities today
CCM to Roar at Jangwani as Party Starts Campaigns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Jangwani grounds in Dar es Salaam will be a hive of political activities today as the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) launches its campaigns ahead of October 25 general election. While CCM campaigns kick off today, other political parties are... Read more
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Udom to Honour KikweteManagement and students of University of Dodoma (UDOM) have planned a grand rec
Udom to Honour Kikwete
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Management and students of University of Dodoma (UDOM) have planned a grand reception to honour President Jakaya Kikwete for his support towards the establishment of the university. UDOM Vice-Chancellor, Prof Idris Kikula, made the revelation at the... 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 9 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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Sugar - the New Platform for Kenyan and Regional PoliticsMany in Kenya including myself may have had difficulties agreeing with the oppo
Sugar - the New Platform for Kenyan and Regional Politics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Many in Kenya including myself may have had difficulties agreeing with the opposition on countless issues but not that on sugar. The trade agreement under which Kenya is to import sugar from Uganda - be it cheaply, expensively or otherwise - is a... 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 9 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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General Tyre Set for Bright FutureTHE government has acquired 100 per cent shares in the Arusha-based General Tyr
General Tyre Set for Bright Future
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
THE government has acquired 100 per cent shares in the Arusha-based General Tyre East Africa (GTEA) with the aim of reviving commercial production of the factory, as part of national plans to guarantee development of industries. Speaking at a brief... Read more
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Getting Serious With Graft Through Integrity PledgeCorruption or commonly referred to as ufisadi is a common terminology adopted b
Getting Serious With Graft Through Integrity Pledge
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
Corruption or commonly referred to as ufisadi is a common terminology adopted by Tanzanians in anguish of the increased rate of corrupt tendencies in the country. Corruption is as old as the world itself but to Tanzanians the trend has picked up and... Read more
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Campaign Fights Must Keep People At HeartTHE battle for State House between the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) and the
Campaign Fights Must Keep People At Heart
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
THE battle for State House between the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) and the opposition has just begun. It is a fight that could be likened with the rhythm of the 'Ancient Mariner and the Wedding Guest.' "Who will hold the other with his gaze and... Read more
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Kikwete Touts Poll Bliss, Warns AgitatorsPRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has expressed optimism on a peaceful election in Octob
Kikwete Touts Poll Bliss, Warns Agitators
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has expressed optimism on a peaceful election in October but cautioned that signs of breach of peace will not be tolerated. At a brief farewell ceremony organised by the Commission on Human Rights and Good Governance... Read more
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Africa Summit: 50 African leaders set to attendIndia- With parliament session over, 15 special envoys are again headed for Af
Africa Summit: 50 African leaders set to attend
New Kerala / Posted 12 days ago
India- With parliament session over, 15 special envoys are again headed for Africa to complete the invitations for the Third India-Africa Forum Summit (IAFS) being held here in late October. More than... Read more
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Nations Must Be Proud of Their National LanguagesThe national language of a country is the driving force behind its unity. It is
Nations Must Be Proud of Their National Languages
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The national language of a country is the driving force behind its unity. It is what makes a country enjoy and respect beyond its borders besides its name, flag, colours and currency. To understand and really know a country, you need to understand... Read more
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Magufuli Is Perfect Choice, Says KikweteChama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) National Chairman, President Jakaya Kikwete, introduc
Magufuli Is Perfect Choice, Says Kikwete
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) National Chairman, President Jakaya Kikwete, introduced the party's flag bearer for the Union presidency, Dr John Magufuli, in Dar es Salaam, touting him as a principled leader and true patriot of the land. Addressing a... Read more
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Kikwete Hails Nelson Mandela InstituteThe establishment of the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Tech
Kikwete Hails Nelson Mandela Institute
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The establishment of the Nelson Mandela African Institution of Science and Technology, Arusha campus was a precise decision to stimulate innovation and entrepreneurship for sustainable development in Tanzania and Eastern Africa and Sub-Saharan region... Read more
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Kikwete Assures SADC of Fair PollsGaborone — PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has assured SADC Heads of State and Governm
Kikwete Assures SADC of Fair Polls
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
Gaborone — PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has assured SADC Heads of State and Government of peaceful and fair elections in Tanzania in October. In his farewell speech at the closure of the 35th summit, President Kikwete affirmed that he would do all in... Read more
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CCM Unveils 2015 'Winning Team'CCM has unveiled its campaign committee comprising 32 members and led by its Se
CCM Unveils 2015 'Winning Team'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
CCM has unveiled its campaign committee comprising 32 members and led by its Secretary General, Mr Abdulrahman Kinana. It has also endorsed two candidates to vie for the Singida East and Kiteto parliamentary seats. Addressing a news conference in... Read more
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Kisumo - God-Loving Person to Last BreathMwanga — Last Thursday, the late Mzee Peter Kisumo's journey was concluded thro
Kisumo - God-Loving Person to Last Breath
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Mwanga — Last Thursday, the late Mzee Peter Kisumo's journey was concluded through burial rites at Ngujini village, Usangi Ward in Mwanga District, Kilimanjaro Region. Kisumo succumbed to death due to renal failure last week. The huge turnout at his... Read more
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Decision to Block Lowassa's Motorcade From Kisumo Burial Was Well TakenTHE best way to win a war is to avoid a war; and stopping a war from erupting t
Decision to Block Lowassa's Motorcade From Kisumo Burial Was Well Taken
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
THE best way to win a war is to avoid a war; and stopping a war from erupting takes a lot of tolerance and good portion of wisdom. That wisdom was recently applied in blocking Lowassa's procession to veteran trade unionist, politician and government... Read more
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Kingunge Stripped of Top UVCCM PostVETERAN politician and CCM cadre Kingunge Ngombale-Mwiru has been removed from
Kingunge Stripped of Top UVCCM Post
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
VETERAN politician and CCM cadre Kingunge Ngombale-Mwiru has been removed from his post as national commander of the party's youth wing, UVCCM; it was announced in Dar es Salaam. During the youth wing's council meeting held in Dar es Salaam on... Read more
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Dar Hailed for Meeting Digital Migration DeadlineGaborone — Tanzania and other Southern African Development Community (SADC) mem
Dar Hailed for Meeting Digital Migration Deadline
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Gaborone — Tanzania and other Southern African Development Community (SADC) member states have been commended for switching to Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) before the June 2015 deadline set by International Telecommunications Union... Read more
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Mozambique to head Sadc security body Lesotho was yet again passed over to head the politcial, defence and security
Mozambique to head Sadc security body
Eye Witness News / Posted 14 days ago
Lesotho was yet again passed over to head the politcial, defence and security organ. FILE: In the past year, Sadc leaders have twice had to gather for emergency summits in Pretoria to deal with political crisis... Read more
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SADC Summit StartsGaborone — At least 12 Heads of State are expected to attend the 35th Ordinary
SADC Summit Starts
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
Gaborone — At least 12 Heads of State are expected to attend the 35th Ordinary session of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Heads of State and Government Summit that commences in Gaborone on Monday August 17. President Lt Gen.... Read more
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Dar 'Fast Bus' Project a Fairy Tale Come True!THE Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (DART) project is about to be completed and its
Dar 'Fast Bus' Project a Fairy Tale Come True!
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
THE Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (DART) project is about to be completed and its inauguration is scheduled for early October, according to officials responsible for its execution. A firm known as UDART was recently established and assigned to provide... Read more
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Defections May 'Dent' CCM ImageTanzania's ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi party has lately witnessed defections of
Defections May 'Dent' CCM Image
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Tanzania's ruling Chama cha Mapinduzi party has lately witnessed defections of high-level officials to the main opposition party Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema), a development that analysts say could dent its image. The defections... Read more
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CCM Finally Faces Serious OppositionAlready tainted somehow by the controversy surrounding its nomination of a pres
CCM Finally Faces Serious Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Already tainted somehow by the controversy surrounding its nomination of a presidential candidate last month, Tanzania's ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party is beginning to feel the heat for its perceived lack of transparency and internal... Read more
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Kikwete Commends Engineers As They Bid Him FarewellPresident Jakaya Kikwete has commended engineers and architects for the impress
Kikwete Commends Engineers As They Bid Him Farewell
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
President Jakaya Kikwete has commended engineers and architects for the impressive job done in the past decade and prayed that the coming administration would build on the achievements recorded thus far. Speaking during an occasion to bid him... Read more
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Beware of Corrupt Politicians Dressed in Sheep SkinExciting times are here in the country as the political tempo rises. The Whistl
Beware of Corrupt Politicians Dressed in Sheep Skin
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Exciting times are here in the country as the political tempo rises. The Whistleblower Bill endorsed by Parliament and assented by President Jakaya Kikwete will expose corrupt politicians before, during and after the elections. One thing that I... Read more
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President to Hand Over SADC ReinsGaborone — PRESIDENT Mugabe will hand over the chairmanship of the 15-member Sa
President to Hand Over SADC Reins
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Gaborone — PRESIDENT Mugabe will hand over the chairmanship of the 15-member Sadc community to his deputy, host President Seretse Khama Ian Khama, at the bloc's 35th Summit of Heads of State and Government that opens at the Gaborone International... Read more
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State, Private Sector Anti-Graft Move CommendableCommitment by the private sector in unearthing dishonest public officials had b
State, Private Sector Anti-Graft Move Commendable
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Commitment by the private sector in unearthing dishonest public officials had been long overdue. On the outset, corruption may seem as an easy way out especially when it comes to oiling palms to save one's neck. But when looked at as a moral issue,... Read more
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Summit to Welcome New Leaders, Bid One FarewellGaborone — Five newly-elected southern Africa leaders are expected to address t
Summit to Welcome New Leaders, Bid One Farewell
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Gaborone — Five newly-elected southern Africa leaders are expected to address the 35th Sadc Heads of State and Government Summit here today and tomorrow, with three of them due to make their maiden speeches. According to the summit agenda, the three... Read more
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More People Face Food Shortage in SADC CountriesGaborone — The number of people facing food shortage in Southern Africa Develop
More People Face Food Shortage in SADC Countries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Gaborone — The number of people facing food shortage in Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) bloc has gone up by 13 per cent from 24.28 million in 2013/14 to 27.41 million this year. SADC Secretariat's Director of Food, Agriculture and... Read more
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Yamoto Band - We Were Not Bribed By DiamondFamous Tanzanian band Yamoto has refuted reports that it was "bribed" by Diamon
Yamoto Band - We Were Not Bribed By Diamond
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Famous Tanzanian band Yamoto has refuted reports that it was "bribed" by Diamond Platnumz to release a dis-track for his ex-girlfriend Wema Sepetu. During an interview with Word Is in Mombasa last week, the young crooners said that it was purely... Read more
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Fresh Impetus in Fight Against GraftTHE signing of an integrity pledge assuring the private sector's commitment in
Fresh Impetus in Fight Against Graft
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
THE signing of an integrity pledge assuring the private sector's commitment in unearthing dishonest government officials gives new impetus to the fight against graft in the country. Speaking during the launching of the integrity pledge document for... Read more
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Algerian Envoy Pledges Continued Cooperation During TSN VisitAlgeria Ambassador to Tanzania, Mr Belabed Saad, has pledged continued cooperat
Algerian Envoy Pledges Continued Cooperation During TSN Visit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Algeria Ambassador to Tanzania, Mr Belabed Saad, has pledged continued cooperation between the two countries, insisting that no country could attain high level of socio-economic achievements single handedly. The ambassador made the remarks during... Read more
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Kikwete Leads Mourners At Kisumo BurialMwanga — PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete yesterday led hundreds of mourners who had ga
Kikwete Leads Mourners At Kisumo Burial
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Mwanga — PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete yesterday led hundreds of mourners who had gathered here to attend the burial of veteran politician Peter Kisumo. Mr Kikwete, who used a helicopter, arrived at Usangi airstrip and hailed the former CCM cadre as a... Read more
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Diaspora Hailed Over Nation-Building RolePRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has hailed contributions to the country's development
Diaspora Hailed Over Nation-Building Role
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has hailed contributions to the country's development made by Tanzanians living in the Diaspora, urging closer links with Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEs) to facilitate the nation's vision of becoming a middle income... Read more
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Use TPDF to Improve Water Services, China AdvisesChina has proposed engagement of the Tanzania People's Defence Forces (TPDF) on
Use TPDF to Improve Water Services, China Advises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
China has proposed engagement of the Tanzania People's Defence Forces (TPDF) on expedited improvement of water services in the country, as the army is credited with impressive performance record in various technical aspects. Addressing residents of... Read more
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