Major Mlimani City Expansion Project to Cost $100 Million

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The ongoing expansion project for Mlimani City will cost a total of $100 million (about Sh224 billion on the prevailing exchange rate) as the investors seek to ensure that the facility meets international standards.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The ongoing expansion project for Mlimani City will cost a total of $100 million (about Sh224 billion on the prevailing exchange rate) as the investors seek to ensure that the facility meets international standards.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Optimism High As Tanzania’s Conjoined Twins Join University

[Citizen] Iringa -It was a dream come true for the conjoined twins Maria and Consolata as they made their first day at university Wednesday to pursue their goal of becoming teachers.

[Citizen] Iringa -It was a dream come true for the conjoined twins Maria and Consolata as they made their first day at university Wednesday to pursue their goal of becoming teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Explainer – What’s Happening to the Rohingya Muslims?

[Daily Maverick] Have you lost track of the plight of the Rohingya Muslims, and why they are considered a persecuted minority? Confused about the situation in Myanmar, and why previously saintly Aung San Suu Kyi appears to be rapidly ceding her moral h…

[Daily Maverick] Have you lost track of the plight of the Rohingya Muslims, and why they are considered a persecuted minority? Confused about the situation in Myanmar, and why previously saintly Aung San Suu Kyi appears to be rapidly ceding her moral high ground? Wondering if South Africa is doing anything about what is widely regarded as a human rights catastrophe? We have you covered. By REBECCA DAVIS.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Police Seize Two Over Shooting of Retired TPDF General

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Dar es Salaam Special Police Zone is holding two people suspected of being involved in the shooting of Tanzania People’s Defence Force’s (TPDF) Major General (Rtd) Vincent Mribata.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The Dar es Salaam Special Police Zone is holding two people suspected of being involved in the shooting of Tanzania People's Defence Force's (TPDF) Major General (Rtd) Vincent Mribata.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Rahco, TRL Merged to Form New Corporation

[Citizen] Dodoma -Parliament has passed the Railways Bill 2017 which proposes the formation of the Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) that will handle railways infrastructure development and operations.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Parliament has passed the Railways Bill 2017 which proposes the formation of the Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) that will handle railways infrastructure development and operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Safe Motherhood Now Gets Sh32bn

[Citizen] Dodoma -Members of Parliament on Wednesday showed their joy as the government announced doubling the budget for safe motherhood to Sh32 billion in the current financial year.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Members of Parliament on Wednesday showed their joy as the government announced doubling the budget for safe motherhood to Sh32 billion in the current financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Private Sector Lauds Efforts to Enhance Power Production

[Citizen] The ease of market entry in sectors with high-growth potential and the challenges that businesses face in their operations were among the topics of conversation at the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the Tanzania Privat…

[Citizen] The ease of market entry in sectors with high-growth potential and the challenges that businesses face in their operations were among the topics of conversation at the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) and the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG) on July 11.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Drafts GMO Labelling Regulations

[The Herald] Government has drafted Genetically Modified food and feeds labelling regulations that would allow consumers to make informed choices on products offered either for free or cash, a senior official has said.

[The Herald] Government has drafted Genetically Modified food and feeds labelling regulations that would allow consumers to make informed choices on products offered either for free or cash, a senior official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Six Soft-Drink Makers Yet to Get Sh25 Billion in Tax Refunds

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government is yet to refund Sh25 billion in refundable additional import duty on sugar to six major soft-drink makers, The Citizen has learnt as manufacturers grapple with the implementation of recent tax laws.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government is yet to refund Sh25 billion in refundable additional import duty on sugar to six major soft-drink makers, The Citizen has learnt as manufacturers grapple with the implementation of recent tax laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Speaker Threatens Indefinite Ban On Zitto

[Citizen] Dodoma -Speaker of the National Assembly Job Ndugai yesterday directed Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe (ACT-Wazalendo) to be grilled by the Parliamentary Ethics Committee following his comments on social media.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Speaker of the National Assembly Job Ndugai yesterday directed Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe (ACT-Wazalendo) to be grilled by the Parliamentary Ethics Committee following his comments on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania