Wednesday, February 1, 2023

Tanzania’s Former President Benjamin Mkapa Ddies

DAR ES SALAAM – Tanzania’s former President Benjamin William Mkapa, 81 has died, President John Magufuli has announced. In a brief televised...

Magufuli Suspends Bagamoyo Port Construction

The Presidentof Tanzania, John President Magufuli has indefinitely suspended the plan to construct Ksh 1T Bagamoyo port which would have dwarfed...

Strengthening Tropical Cyclone Threatens Tanzania

Maputo/Dar es Salaam – A strengthening tropical cyclone north-west of Madagascar is headed for the coasts of Mozambique and Tanzania, weather...

Jakaya Kikwete Attacks Rivals

President Jakaya Kikwete emerged from the closet of inertia amid the ongoing pre-election saga yesterday to sling mud on his political...

Two Tanzanian Former Finance Ministers Jailed for Graft

In Summary – The firm that received the exemptions was a subsidiary of UK-based Alex Stewart International. – Relatives wept as the sentence...

How Tanzania Firm Partners with local community to Modernize Agriculture

Since the emergence of the “land grab” phenomenon in the mid-2000s, alternative approaches to land-based investments have been developed and tested...

Tanzania Starts Bank to Boost Agricultural Production

DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA- Tanzania has recognized the significance of the agricultural sector in terms of potential economic growth and poverty...

Tanzania-Zambia Train Route Hit by Strike

Train services between Tanzania and Zambia have been paralysed by a strike by more than 1,500 Tanzanian workers. A union official said...

Tanzania Refutes Claims to Evict 40,000 Maasai People From Ancestral Land

Tanzania government has refuted claims it wants to evict Maasai people from their ancestral land in Ngorongoro to give it to...

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Kenyan Troops to ‘Enforce Peace’ in East DR Congo

Kenyan troops are part of a planned East African force aimed at stabilizing eastern DR Congo. Kinshasa (AFP) Kenyan President William Ruto said Monday that...

A Major Exhibition in Nairobi Reveals the History of East African Art Traditions

Mwili, Akili na Roho (Body, Mind and Spirit) - on in Nairobi, Kenya - is a major international exhibition presenting east African painters who...

Kenya’s Growth was Strongest in Africa’s VC Market

As VC activity slowed down globally last year, Kenya defied odds to record the strongest growth in funding raised in Africa. Reports show that...

Uganda Begins Oil Drilling, Hopes for Production by 2025

Oil drilling has begun in Uganda and the East African country expects to start production by 2025, an official said Tuesday. The spokesman for Uganda’s...

East Africa: Somalia’s Rendezvous With EAC Admission Panel

The East African Community on Wednesday, January 25, launched its verification mission to assess Somalia's readiness to join the regional economic community. The verification team...