Govt Report Backs Cement Firms’ Outcry On Coal

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A government-commissioned report has confirmed what cement manufacturers have been complaining about for a number of years – that the quality of locally produced coal is questionable.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -A government-commissioned report has confirmed what cement manufacturers have been complaining about for a number of years - that the quality of locally produced coal is questionable.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Officials Supended After Corruption in Social Fund Unearthed

[Daily News] The Minister of State in the President’s Office, Public Service Management and Good Governance, Ms Angellah Kairuki, has ordered the suspension of five top officials of Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF), after a verification exercise une…

[Daily News] The Minister of State in the President's Office, Public Service Management and Good Governance, Ms Angellah Kairuki, has ordered the suspension of five top officials of Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF), after a verification exercise unearthed a total of 55,692 ineligible TASAF's scheme households.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt to Boost Farming As it Eyes Ready Indian Market

[Daily News] Tanzania plans to use the National Service, JKT and Prisons Department to increase agricultural production, notably in leguminous crops, as it eyes exporting six million metric tonnes of pulses to Indian markets.

[Daily News] Tanzania plans to use the National Service, JKT and Prisons Department to increase agricultural production, notably in leguminous crops, as it eyes exporting six million metric tonnes of pulses to Indian markets.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ngorongoro Black Rhino Whereabouts Shrouded in Mystery

[Daily News] Ngorongoro -Mystery surrounds the case of a rhino that is missing from Ngorongoro Crater and believed to have been sold dubiously by some officials from the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) and Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA).

[Daily News] Ngorongoro -Mystery surrounds the case of a rhino that is missing from Ngorongoro Crater and believed to have been sold dubiously by some officials from the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) and Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Be Patient Over Ongwen Trial, Says ICC Registrar

[Monitor] Gulu -As thousands of locals who survived or lost loved ones in the two-decade long LRA war await ‘quick’ justice, their expectations to have justice served may ‘take time’ due to complicated judicial processes, a senior official at the ICC h…

[Monitor] Gulu -As thousands of locals who survived or lost loved ones in the two-decade long LRA war await 'quick' justice, their expectations to have justice served may 'take time' due to complicated judicial processes, a senior official at the ICC has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Why Uganda Needs to Promote Her Exports

[Monitor] Uganda targets to become a middle status income country with a projected export performance of more than $8,000 million by 2020.To achieve this, the contribution of exports to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is paramount. Available data demonstr…

[Monitor] Uganda targets to become a middle status income country with a projected export performance of more than $8,000 million by 2020.To achieve this, the contribution of exports to Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is paramount. Available data demonstrates the high propensity for Ugandans to engage in import trade and in domestic commerce as opposed to export trade.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Kalangala Loses Shs197 Million in Tourism As Ferry Breaks Down

[Monitor] Kalangala -The Ssese Islands Tourism Development Association (SITDA), an umbrella body for all tourism operators in Kalangala has documented a Shs197 million loss after several tourists cancelled travelling to the island due to lack of reliab…

[Monitor] Kalangala -The Ssese Islands Tourism Development Association (SITDA), an umbrella body for all tourism operators in Kalangala has documented a Shs197 million loss after several tourists cancelled travelling to the island due to lack of reliable marine transport.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Stop Berating Shaban Muhammad Fufa Award

[Monitor] Shaban Muhammad’s crowning as the Most Valuable Male Player of the Year has been met with a furore of disgust and disapproval, especially from a section of sports scribes with, with some of them questioning how Fufa/Airtel could waste such a …

[Monitor] Shaban Muhammad's crowning as the Most Valuable Male Player of the Year has been met with a furore of disgust and disapproval, especially from a section of sports scribes with, with some of them questioning how Fufa/Airtel could waste such a coveted award on an 'unknown' player.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda