Iron Ore, Coal Projects to Start Soon, Says Govt

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has revealed that mining at the Liganga iron ore and Mchuchuma coal project sites would start anytime during the Five-Year Development Plan 2016/17-2020/21 in a bid to boost industrialisation in the country.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government has revealed that mining at the Liganga iron ore and Mchuchuma coal project sites would start anytime during the Five-Year Development Plan 2016/17-2020/21 in a bid to boost industrialisation in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tanzania’s Diaspora and What It Can Offer Back Home

[Citizen] I am attending a rare conference this week on the role Tanzania’s diaspora can plan in advancing the nation’s development. Globally, countries’ diasporas can and have played a major role in contributing to the well-being of their nations.

[Citizen] I am attending a rare conference this week on the role Tanzania's diaspora can plan in advancing the nation's development. Globally, countries' diasporas can and have played a major role in contributing to the well-being of their nations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Pledges to Expand Health Service Provision

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday said it was looking for ways to construct hospitals in all districts in the country that are yet to have such facilities in their jurisdictions.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The government yesterday said it was looking for ways to construct hospitals in all districts in the country that are yet to have such facilities in their jurisdictions.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

SA Communist Party Says Gunman Threatened Leader at Hani Memorial

[News24Wire] The SACP believes there was a gunman at the Chris Hani commemoration on Monday who threatened the first deputy general secretary of the party, Solly Mapaila.

[News24Wire] The SACP believes there was a gunman at the Chris Hani commemoration on Monday who threatened the first deputy general secretary of the party, Solly Mapaila.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Malabu Scandal – Abacha’s Son Wants Court to Stop Nigerian Govt, Shell, Agip From Operating Block

[Premium Times] Malabu Oil and Gas Ltd. has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to stop the sale of a $13. 5 billion deep water project located in the controversial oil block, OPL 245.

[Premium Times] Malabu Oil and Gas Ltd. has asked an Abuja Division of the Federal High Court to stop the sale of a $13. 5 billion deep water project located in the controversial oil block, OPL 245.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

High Population Piles Pressure On the Region

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The East African Community (EAC) is now one of the regions with world’s fastest growing population exacerbating problems of ill health, poverty, environmental degradation, unemployment and declining agricultural productivity.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The East African Community (EAC) is now one of the regions with world's fastest growing population exacerbating problems of ill health, poverty, environmental degradation, unemployment and declining agricultural productivity.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Grief As Mourners Witness Chande’s Cremation

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Hundreds of mourners gathered yesterday to witness the cremation of philanthropist Jayantilal Keshavji Chande (Sir Andy Chande), who died last Thursday.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Hundreds of mourners gathered yesterday to witness the cremation of philanthropist Jayantilal Keshavji Chande (Sir Andy Chande), who died last Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

More Tanzanians Should Have Health Insurance

[Citizen] The push by some parliamentarians that the 23 public institutions yet to subscribe their employees with the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) should do so is very important.

[Citizen] The push by some parliamentarians that the 23 public institutions yet to subscribe their employees with the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) should do so is very important.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania