NGOs Urge Tanzania to Stop Demonising Civil Society

[East African] The EU head of delegation to Tanzania Roeland van de Geer has called for a conducive environment for a vibrant civil society to promote democracy, good governance and accountability in the country.

[East African] The EU head of delegation to Tanzania Roeland van de Geer has called for a conducive environment for a vibrant civil society to promote democracy, good governance and accountability in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

President Magufuli Raises U.S.$27,000 for Teachers’ Allowances

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday handed over 60m/- to the Tanzania Teachers Union (TTU) that was obtained from a fundraising function he held during the opening of the union’s General Meeting held in the country’s capital, Dodoma.

[Daily News] PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday handed over 60m/- to the Tanzania Teachers Union (TTU) that was obtained from a fundraising function he held during the opening of the union's General Meeting held in the country's capital, Dodoma.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Giant Rats Increase Their Attack On Tuberculosis in Tanzania

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -The use of giant rats to sniff out the potentially deadly disease tuberculosis (TB) in Tanzania is set to nearly double by the end of the year due to successful detection rates, a charity who trains them said on T…

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] New York -The use of giant rats to sniff out the potentially deadly disease tuberculosis (TB) in Tanzania is set to nearly double by the end of the year due to successful detection rates, a charity who trains them said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Stars Need Fighting Spirit, Patriotism

[Daily News] TANZANIA Mainland Football team, Kilimanjaro Stars failed to reach the semifinal stage of this year’s Senior Challenge Cup in Machakos, after finishing at the bottom of the table with just a single point.

[Daily News] TANZANIA Mainland Football team, Kilimanjaro Stars failed to reach the semifinal stage of this year's Senior Challenge Cup in Machakos, after finishing at the bottom of the table with just a single point.

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‘Early Sexual Involvement Puts Girls At Cervical Cancer Risk’

[Daily News] YOUNG girls, especially schoolgirls, who engage in sexual intercourse, should have a second thought after findings by health experts showed that they are at risk of getting cervical cancer in the future. Addressing a cancer screening camp …

[Daily News] YOUNG girls, especially schoolgirls, who engage in sexual intercourse, should have a second thought after findings by health experts showed that they are at risk of getting cervical cancer in the future. Addressing a cancer screening camp at Machame Hospital here recently, the Head of the KCMC Referral Hospital's Cancer Care Centre (KCMC CCC), Dr Furaha Serventi, pointed early sexual involvement by young girls as one of the factors leading to cervical cancer.

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CUF Dismisses Reports On Lipumba’s Sickness

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The CUF faction led by embattled national chairman, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba, has dismissed reports circulating on social media that Prof Lipumba is seriously sick.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The CUF faction led by embattled national chairman, Prof Ibrahim Lipumba, has dismissed reports circulating on social media that Prof Lipumba is seriously sick.

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Dar RC Wages War On Illicit Drugs As JPM Picks Sianga

[Daily News] ON February 2, 2017, the Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner Paul Makonda took the ‘bull by its horns.’ He declared war against drug trafficking and abuse, ordering the arrest of five businessmen and 17 police officers reportedly linked to…

[Daily News] ON February 2, 2017, the Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner Paul Makonda took the 'bull by its horns.' He declared war against drug trafficking and abuse, ordering the arrest of five businessmen and 17 police officers reportedly linked to the illicit trade.

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Woman Killed in Love Triangle

[Citizen] Ngara -The police in Ngara District have arrested a woman aged 28 from Mayenzi Village in Kagera Region for allegedly killing her husband’s second wife Noelina Joseph, 24, and later buried her on a potato farm.

[Citizen] Ngara -The police in Ngara District have arrested a woman aged 28 from Mayenzi Village in Kagera Region for allegedly killing her husband's second wife Noelina Joseph, 24, and later buried her on a potato farm.

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Nicol Takes Ex-Chairman Mosha, CEO to Court

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The refusal by former National Investments Company Limited (Nicol) chairman Felix Mosha and CEO Kathleen Armstrong to hand over office is now blamed for causing the company losses running into tens of millions of shillings. Mr …

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The refusal by former National Investments Company Limited (Nicol) chairman Felix Mosha and CEO Kathleen Armstrong to hand over office is now blamed for causing the company losses running into tens of millions of shillings. Mr Mosha and Ms Armstrong, who currently lives and works in the US, were removed by shareholders from their positions during an extraordinary meeting in April 2012 over alleged misuse of Sh10 billion and performance failures and an interim management appointed.

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