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What Others Say - South Sudan Could Be Our Future, Not PastSalva Kiir (left) exchanges the SPLM Reunification Agreement with Dr Riek Macha
What Others Say - South Sudan Could Be Our Future, Not Past
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Salva Kiir (left) exchanges the SPLM Reunification Agreement with Dr Riek Machar (right) as former Tanzania president Jakaya Kikwete looks on in Arusha, Tanzania, in January last year. Former South Sudan First Vice President-turned-rebel Riek... Read more
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Court Injunction Stops Auction of Troubled Hotelhotel, located five kilometres from down town Arusha, had its wall demolished t
Court Injunction Stops Auction of Troubled Hotel
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hotel, located five kilometres from down town Arusha, had its wall demolished two days after it was launched by President Jakaya Kikwete on December 18, 2009. A concrete barrier build in front of it was pulled down by the National Road Agency... Read more
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African presidents urge investment in youth as continent sees rare demographic opportunityMutharika of Malawi, President Paul Kagame of Rwanda, Vice President Isatou Nji
African presidents urge investment in youth as continent sees rare demographic opportunity
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Mutharika of Malawi, President Paul Kagame of Rwanda, Vice President Isatou Njie-Saidy of the Gambia and former President Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania. Chairing the session was President Roch Marc Christian Kaboré of Burkina Faso. Ministers from... Read more
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On Its 5th Birthday and At Its Inaugural Benefit, Speak Up Africa Recognizes the Critical Progress Made in Child Health Across Africaready to take on the challenges of this increasingly complex world" said the fo
On Its 5th Birthday and At Its Inaugural Benefit, Speak Up Africa Recognizes the Critical Progress Made in Child Health Across Africa
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ready to take on the challenges of this increasingly complex world" said the former President of Tanzania, His Excellency Jakaya Kikwete. As the world has reached a critical milestone on the road to true sustainability, Speak Up Africa ensures... Read more
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Locals Question Merit On Mutharika Excellent Leadership Awardother leaders such as former presidents Hifikepunye Pohamba of Namibia, Goodluc
Locals Question Merit On Mutharika Excellent Leadership Award
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other leaders such as former presidents Hifikepunye Pohamba of Namibia, Goodluck Jonathan of Nigeria, John Kufuor of Ghana, Jakaya Kikwete of Tanzania and Mo Ibrahim, founder of Mo Ibrahim Prize for Leadership, United Kingdom-based magazine's... Read more
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Tough Questions Tanzania Faces On Grand Graftthe funds had been dubiously paid out to 22 local companies. It became the fir
Tough Questions Tanzania Faces On Grand Graft
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the funds had been dubiously paid out to 22 local companies. It became the first major corruption scandal to engulf the Jakaya Kikwete administration after only a year in office. With the EPA scandal yet to be dealt with, it was uncovered that... Read more
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UN Urges Tanzania to Oversee Mediation in Great Lakesopportunity to thank Tanzania for voting him into second term as UN Secretary G
UN Urges Tanzania to Oversee Mediation in Great Lakes
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opportunity to thank Tanzania for voting him into second term as UN Secretary General. "I thank Tanzania, former President Jakaya Kikwete and you minister (Mahiga) and other government leaders for facilitating my re-appointment," he stressed. He... Read more
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Selander Bridge Flyover Construction to Begin June Next Yearthe Exim Bank has already given all required funds," he said. Meanwhile, Presi
Selander Bridge Flyover Construction to Begin June Next Year
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the Exim Bank has already given all required funds," he said. Meanwhile, President Magufuli commended Former President Jakaya Kikwete for the efforts he did in enabling the building of Mloganzila hospital on funding from Korea, noting that the... Read more
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President Mutharika Gets African Leadership Awardfounder of the Mo Ibrahim Prize for Leadership, former President of Ghana John
President Mutharika Gets African Leadership Award
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founder of the Mo Ibrahim Prize for Leadership, former President of Ghana John Kufour, former President of Tanzania, Jakaya Kikwete, former Nigerian President Dr. Goodluck Jonathan nd US Congressman Gregory Meeks among others. The Africa... Read more
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The State of the World's Diet, With Graça Machela lot of time to turn around. I think this emanates from the great political wi
The State of the World's Diet, With Graça Machel
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a lot of time to turn around. I think this emanates from the great political will that was shown by the former president Dr Jakaya Kikwete. I think he was a global champion in this matter. "So there was great political will but this was further... Read more
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African Development Bank Reiterates Commitment to Support Women's Empowerment in the SahelNorway; Patrice Talon, President of Benin; Isatou Njie-Saidy, Vice-President of
African Development Bank Reiterates Commitment to Support Women's Empowerment in the Sahel
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Norway; Patrice Talon, President of Benin; Isatou Njie-Saidy, Vice-President of The Gambia; former President of Tanzania, Jakaya Kikwete; and several Ministers and Heads of Delegations. Kacou reminded the audience that the current global economic... Read more
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UN Secretary General Hails Tanzania's Education for All AchievementUN headquarters in New York and was attended by the commissioners of the Educat
UN Secretary General Hails Tanzania's Education for All Achievement
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UN headquarters in New York and was attended by the commissioners of the Education Commission, including former President Jakaya Kikwete. Present during the launch include the commission's Coconvenors: Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Norway,... Read more
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National Disaster Preparedness Wantingthe disaster. What happened to the Disaster Management Act, 2015 that was asse
National Disaster Preparedness Wanting
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the disaster. What happened to the Disaster Management Act, 2015 that was assented to on May 11, 2015 by former President Jakaya Kikwete? The law offers guidance in disaster risk management, governance and recovery. Accordingly, it provides a... Read more
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Tanzania Poorly Prepared for Disastersmanagement despite having the law in place. Parliament passed the Disaster Man
Tanzania Poorly Prepared for Disasters
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management despite having the law in place. Parliament passed the Disaster Management Act on March 26, 2015 and President Jakaya Kikwete assented to it on May 11, 2015. The law stipulates that organisations be formed to coordinate and manage... Read more
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Is Magufuli Weakening the Tanzania's Diplomatic Clout?huge debts, as well as continued efforts of liberalising the country's economy
Is Magufuli Weakening the Tanzania's Diplomatic Clout?
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huge debts, as well as continued efforts of liberalising the country's economy to attract more foreign investors. Jakaya Kikwete continued more in line with where Mkapa left off, with minor exceptions on his decisions to send our military... Read more
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Magufuli Enjoys 96% Approval Ratingto other African nationals. Mr Benjamin Mkapa had an approval rating of 93 per
Magufuli Enjoys 96% Approval Rating
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to other African nationals. Mr Benjamin Mkapa had an approval rating of 93 per cent when he left office in 2005, while Mr Jakaya Kikwete had the lowest rating of any Tanzanian president in the last two decades when he was rated at 71 per cent in... Read more
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Billions of Shillings Needed to Repair Quake-Hit Houseswere injured during the unprecedented earthquake that hit the region at the wee
Billions of Shillings Needed to Repair Quake-Hit Houses
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were injured during the unprecedented earthquake that hit the region at the weekend. In the same vein, former President Jakaya Kikwete yesterday sent a condolence message to President John Magufuli following the deadly quake, also congratulating... Read more
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Tanzania Keeps Walking a Thin Line On EAC Dealsby experts on the drafting of a constitution for the federation and the timelin
Tanzania Keeps Walking a Thin Line On EAC Deals
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by experts on the drafting of a constitution for the federation and the timelines for implementation. The then President Jakaya Kikwete, in his address to the country's parliament in 2013, talking about the allegations his country was an... Read more
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The Battle for the Soul of CUF - Seif Versus Lipumbathe votes while Prof Lipumba secured only 16.2 per cent. In 2005, Prof Lipumba'
The Battle for the Soul of CUF - Seif Versus Lipumba
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the votes while Prof Lipumba secured only 16.2 per cent. In 2005, Prof Lipumba's share dropped to 11.6 per cent while CCM's Jakaya Kikwete bagged a landslide with 80.2 per cent of the votes. In 2005, CUF was eclipsed by Chadema as the main... Read more
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Former Tanzanian President Kikwete Calls for More Investments in Farmingin agriculture to boost transformation in the sector and become key driver of g
Former Tanzanian President Kikwete Calls for More Investments in Farming
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
in agriculture to boost transformation in the sector and become key driver of growth and development, former President Jakaya Kikwete has said. Speaking at African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) in Nairobi, Kenya last week, Mr Kikwete said... Read more
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SADC Summit to Welcome President Magufulithe same year. Leader of the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM), he is the fifth presid
SADC Summit to Welcome President Magufuli
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the same year. Leader of the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM), he is the fifth president of Tanzania and took over from President Jakaya Kikwete. The CCM is the longest-serving political party in government in Africa, having been in power since... Read more
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Mystery Behind Sudden Stop of a Perfect Heartbeattitled, "Case-fatality and disability in the Tanzanian Stroke Incidence Project
Mystery Behind Sudden Stop of a Perfect Heartbeat
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titled, "Case-fatality and disability in the Tanzanian Stroke Incidence Project cohort." The Director of Cardiology at the Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute, Dr Peter Kisenge warns that sudden deaths--especially those caused by heart attack are... Read more
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Hurray! We Finally Made ItMtatifikolo, from Mabibo Primary School, he will spend the three months at home
Hurray! We Finally Made It
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Mtatifikolo, from Mabibo Primary School, he will spend the three months at home. However, he will also be visiting the Jakaya Kikwete Youth Park for sport training. "It is a good time for me and other pupils who used to get sport training at... Read more
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Uncertain Times for Our Farmers After Ban of Food ExportsBack in 2012, fourth phase President Jakaya Kikwete told an international forum
Uncertain Times for Our Farmers After Ban of Food Exports
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Back in 2012, fourth phase President Jakaya Kikwete told an international forum in Arusha that Africa, and Tanzania in particular, stands a better chance of registering a more robust economic growth and sustainable development by boosting... Read more
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Army Invades Militia BaseUnion, the Catholic Church and the South African government, while the governme
Army Invades Militia Base
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Union, the Catholic Church and the South African government, while the government invited 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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No Proof Economy Is Slowingand blamed the trend on some of the government's actions. He said "reckless rh
No Proof Economy Is Slowing
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and blamed the trend on some of the government's actions. He said "reckless rhetoric" by the Head of State was bad for the economy, and appealed to retired presidents Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Benjamin Mkapa and Jakaya Kikwete to "restrain" Dr Ma... Read more
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Kenya Pledges U.S.$500 Million for Agriculturebrought together Rwandan President Paul Kagame, former Nigerian President Olese
Kenya Pledges U.S.$500 Million for Agriculture
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brought together Rwandan President Paul Kagame, former Nigerian President Olesegun Obasanjo and former Tanzania president Jakaya Kikwete. Mr Kagame, whose country Rwanda was singled out as one of the pacesetters in fully adopting the Malabo... Read more
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Opposition Wants Ex-Leaders to Rein in Magufulibe difficult to reverse. "We are appealing to religious leaders, retired presi
Opposition Wants Ex-Leaders to Rein in Magufuli
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be difficult to reverse. "We are appealing to religious leaders, retired presidents Ali Hassan Mwinyi, Benjamin Mkapa and Jakaya Kikwete and other respected elders in our country to have the courage to warn President Magufuli that he is fomenting... Read more
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Is Dodoma Becoming a Threat to Arusha Status?after it became a Township. It retained the township status for yet another 32
Is Dodoma Becoming a Threat to Arusha Status?
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after it became a Township. It retained the township status for yet another 32 years until 2012 when the former President, Jakaya Kikwete launched its upgraded City rank at a major November rain showered fanfare. There are 442 kilometres between... Read more
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Donors Set Aside U.S.$24 Billion for African HealthJakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (file photo). Nairobi — The World Bank and th
Donors Set Aside U.S.$24 Billion for African Health
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Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (file photo). Nairobi — The World Bank and the Global Fund will invest $24 billion in Africa over the next three to five years to accelerate universal health coverage across the continent. "A critical part of this... Read more
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Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute Appealed for Blood DonationsDar es Salaam — The Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) has appealed for bl
Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute Appealed for Blood Donations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Dar es Salaam — The Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) has appealed for blood donations from the general public as it prepared to conduct a series of rare heart surgeries this month. The JKCI Executive Director, Prof Mohamed Janabi, told this... Read more
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Investing in the Youth to Curb Povertyare needed to achieve a shift in the dependency ratio? In 2012, at the London
Investing in the Youth to Curb Poverty
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are needed to achieve a shift in the dependency ratio? In 2012, at the London Summit on Family Planning, former president Jakaya Kikwete pledged to increase Tanzania's national contraceptive prevalence rate from 20 per cent to 60 per cent by... Read more
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New Law to Allow Isles Discuss Directly With Oil, Gas Investorsgrounds in Kwahani Constituency during the tour of Union leader Dr John Maguful
New Law to Allow Isles Discuss Directly With Oil, Gas Investors
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
grounds in Kwahani Constituency during the tour of Union leader Dr John Magufuli. Dr Shein thanked former President Jakaya Kikwete for spearheading the making of the two laws on oil and gas. He noted that once the House completes its work... Read more
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Focus Shifts to Magufuli in Kenya Bid to Secure Trade Deal With EUscramble for Africa. Renewed pressure from Kenya puts President Magufuli in th
Focus Shifts to Magufuli in Kenya Bid to Secure Trade Deal With EU
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scramble for Africa. Renewed pressure from Kenya puts President Magufuli in the unenviable position that his predecessor Jakaya Kikwete occupied as chairman of the summit 10 years ago. At the time, the bloc was haggling over a common market... Read more
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Kenyatta Denies Rift Between Kenya and TanzaniaTanzanian leader has only travelled to Uganda and Rwanda since assuming office
Kenyatta Denies Rift Between Kenya and Tanzania
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
Tanzanian leader has only travelled to Uganda and Rwanda since assuming office last October unlike his predecessor Jakaya Kikwete who was known to make many foreign visits. He has also skipped at least five international meetings,... Read more
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Muhimbili, Bugando Offer Free Heart Treatment for Kidsand Mwanza for less than ten year old children. The one-day camps will be stag
Muhimbili, Bugando Offer Free Heart Treatment for Kids
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and Mwanza for less than ten year old children. The one-day camps will be staged simultaneously on Monday, September 5, at Jakaya Kikwete Cardiac Institute (JKCI) at Muhimbili National Hospital, Dar es Salaam, and Bugando Medical Centre, in... Read more
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Former Employees Challenge Pension Restriction to 55 Yearsto support the petition, Mr Mapengo and Jacob stated that on June 15, 2012 thro
Former Employees Challenge Pension Restriction to 55 Years
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to support the petition, Mr Mapengo and Jacob stated that on June 15, 2012 through Act No.5 of 2012, the then president, Dr Jakaya Kikwete assented the law according to the constitution for the aim of starting its operation. The Act sought to amend... Read more
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Tanzanian Diaspora Weigh in On 'Unrest'it may pose a serious threat to the powers that be," he says. Drawing a compar
Tanzanian Diaspora Weigh in On 'Unrest'
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it may pose a serious threat to the powers that be," he says. Drawing a comparison between the current government and the Jakaya Kikwete administration, he notes that the fourth phase regime had commendable tolerance of opposition and promoted a... Read more
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Food Crop Production Remains Bleakoutput for local consumption, is indeed a boon for the wananchi. Like Kilimo Kw
Food Crop Production Remains Bleak
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output for local consumption, is indeed a boon for the wananchi. Like Kilimo Kwanza, SAGCOT is the brainchild of President Jakaya Kikwete, a firebrand politician who has the welfare of Tanzanians close to his heart. SAGCOT is tailored to put more... Read more
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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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