Textbooks Shame – Act On Officials, Publishers

[Citizen] Our children have been studying using badly written books, distributed by no lesser institution than the Tanzania Institute of Education (TIE)! Yes, it emerged from Parliament–and the education minister admitted it–that TIE has been dispens…

[Citizen] Our children have been studying using badly written books, distributed by no lesser institution than the Tanzania Institute of Education (TIE)! Yes, it emerged from Parliament--and the education minister admitted it--that TIE has been dispensing textbooks that are full of mistakes.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Households Supplied With Solar Electricity

[Citizen] Arusha -A solar energy firm, Zola Tanzania, intends to extend its services to various parts of the country so that more people are connected to the cheap and renewable energy.

[Citizen] Arusha -A solar energy firm, Zola Tanzania, intends to extend its services to various parts of the country so that more people are connected to the cheap and renewable energy.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Students Despair As More Miss Out On Education Loans

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam/Dodoma -Students hoping to benefit from cheap state loans to finance their university education may now seriously need to consider alternatives as chances of accessing the funds keep shrinking every year, thanks to budgetary con…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam/Dodoma -Students hoping to benefit from cheap state loans to finance their university education may now seriously need to consider alternatives as chances of accessing the funds keep shrinking every year, thanks to budgetary constraints and an apparent shift in government priorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Muhas Project ‘Risks Being a While Elephant’

[Citizen] Dodoma -MPs have advised the government to complete the multi-million dollar Mloganzila Hospital project and hire the required staff or risk turning the project into a white elephant.

[Citizen] Dodoma -MPs have advised the government to complete the multi-million dollar Mloganzila Hospital project and hire the required staff or risk turning the project into a white elephant.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Sh2 Billion Heroin Haul Intercepted At Border

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Police at the Tanzania-Kenya border at Namanga seized on Thursday 25kg of heroin that was being smuggled into the country using a tourist shuttle minibus.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Police at the Tanzania-Kenya border at Namanga seized on Thursday 25kg of heroin that was being smuggled into the country using a tourist shuttle minibus.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Curb Teacher Absenteeism to Save Education

[Citizen] Look At This -Teachers are providers of service. School owners, including the government, are the clients. Here then is a situation taken care of by the maxim: “Pay for services rendered.”

[Citizen] Look At This -Teachers are providers of service. School owners, including the government, are the clients. Here then is a situation taken care of by the maxim: "Pay for services rendered."

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

The Puzzle in Collection of Value Added Tax From Foreigners

[Citizen] The Value Added Tax Act 2014 (also known as the New Value Added Tax Act) that came to effect on 1st July, 2015 introduced a requirement to have non-resident entities registered for VAT in circumstances where the non-residents (herein referred…

[Citizen] The Value Added Tax Act 2014 (also known as the New Value Added Tax Act) that came to effect on 1st July, 2015 introduced a requirement to have non-resident entities registered for VAT in circumstances where the non-residents (herein referred to as "foreign persons") carry out taxable economic activities in Mainland Tanzania without having a fixed place in the same.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Samuel Manuwa, UCH Rebirth and Ailing President

[Guardian] In the course of reading books of lamentation on the poor attitude of state officials and indeed Nigerian leaders who have always either taken ill in office or lost some loved ones, I stumbled on another interesting story of a pioneer medica…

[Guardian] In the course of reading books of lamentation on the poor attitude of state officials and indeed Nigerian leaders who have always either taken ill in office or lost some loved ones, I stumbled on another interesting story of a pioneer medical icon whose efforts at establishing the University Teaching Hospital (UCH) Ibadan would have been celebrated if the pioneering advantage of the UCH too had been sustained by successive administrations. I mean here that I have detected a correlation between the neglect

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Minister Challenges Bad Parenting On International Family Day

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children Ms Ummy Mwalimu on Monday challenged parents to be on the forefront of protecting the rights and welfare of their children.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children Ms Ummy Mwalimu on Monday challenged parents to be on the forefront of protecting the rights and welfare of their children.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania