Specialists At Muhimbili National Hospital Perform Rare Surgery

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Specialists at Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH), in collaboration with a paediatric surgeon from King Faisal Hospital in Saudi Arabia, Prof Zacharia Habibu, yesterday for the first time performed a rare surgery on a child aged…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Specialists at Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH), in collaboration with a paediatric surgeon from King Faisal Hospital in Saudi Arabia, Prof Zacharia Habibu, yesterday for the first time performed a rare surgery on a child aged 10 from Unguja, Zanzibar, who was suffered from a serious condition whereby his lower oesophageal sphincter (LES) failed to open up during swallowing, the condition medically known as Achalasia, which necessitated surgical procedure.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Beware People Smugglers!

[Citizen] Human trafficking might not be in a one of the topmost agendas in Tanzania, but it exists. The fact that tens of immigrants of different countries, mainly Somalia and Ethiopia, illegally enter the country every year, shows that something is w…

[Citizen] Human trafficking might not be in a one of the topmost agendas in Tanzania, but it exists. The fact that tens of immigrants of different countries, mainly Somalia and Ethiopia, illegally enter the country every year, shows that something is wrong with our system of vetting aliens before they are allowed in.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange Turnover Down 44%

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Turnover at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) dropped by 44 per cent last week as investors apply the wait-and-see approach in the wake of ongoing initial public offerings (IPOs) and the subsequent listing of telecom compa…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Turnover at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) dropped by 44 per cent last week as investors apply the wait-and-see approach in the wake of ongoing initial public offerings (IPOs) and the subsequent listing of telecom companies as well as the release of listed companies' financials.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Revenue Authority Says Tax Law Plugs Tax Evasion Loopholes

[Citizen] Morogoro -The Value Added Tax (VAT) Act, 2014 has started biting by plugging all loopholes of tax evasion by various institutions, including some religious and public ones that were enjoying tax exemptions, it has been said.

[Citizen] Morogoro -The Value Added Tax (VAT) Act, 2014 has started biting by plugging all loopholes of tax evasion by various institutions, including some religious and public ones that were enjoying tax exemptions, it has been said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania