Counsel Albinos, Govt Urged

[Citizen] The government and other stakeholders have been urged to provide psychotherapy for people with albinism. Speaking to The Citizen at the weekend, participants at a four-day workshop attended by community development and social welfare officers…

[Citizen] The government and other stakeholders have been urged to provide psychotherapy for people with albinism. Speaking to The Citizen at the weekend, participants at a four-day workshop attended by community development and social welfare officers, teachers and matrons from schools accommodating students with albinism said most albinos have been living in fear of being attacked, mutelated and even killed.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Auditor Denies Role in Air Tanzania’s Aircraft Lease Decision

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ministry of Finance and Planning’s assistant Internal Auditor General Amin Mcharo has denied to have attended a meeting for retrospective approval of Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) aircraft lease.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Ministry of Finance and Planning's assistant Internal Auditor General Amin Mcharo has denied to have attended a meeting for retrospective approval of Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) aircraft lease.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Jobless Youth a Time Bomb – Regional Body

[Citizen] Kampala -Problems facing the youth in East Africa such as drug addiction, unemployment and HIV/Aids came to light yesterday during a debate on the proposed bill to establish the regional body to address their challenges.

[Citizen] Kampala -Problems facing the youth in East Africa such as drug addiction, unemployment and HIV/Aids came to light yesterday during a debate on the proposed bill to establish the regional body to address their challenges.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

African Christian Preachers Converge on Gabon for Africa Cup of Nations

[VOA] Some fans approach football with near religious fervor, and Christian preachers in Africa have been converging on Gabon, hoping to capitalize on the excitement surrounding the Africa Cup of Nations tournament and send out a message for peace.

[VOA] Some fans approach football with near religious fervor, and Christian preachers in Africa have been converging on Gabon, hoping to capitalize on the excitement surrounding the Africa Cup of Nations tournament and send out a message for peace.

source: AllAfrica News: Gabon

Magufuli to Launch City Rapid Bus Operations

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli is scheduled to launch the operations of the Dar es Salaam Bus Rapid Transit which was financed by the World Bank through the Second Central Transport Project (CTCP2).

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli is scheduled to launch the operations of the Dar es Salaam Bus Rapid Transit which was financed by the World Bank through the Second Central Transport Project (CTCP2).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Kagame Assures Diplomats Peaceful Presidential Elections

[News of Rwanda] President Kagame has told members of the diplomatic corps that presidential elections slated for August 4, 2017 will be conducted in a fair, transparent and peaceful way as others had been held before in the country.

[News of Rwanda] President Kagame has told members of the diplomatic corps that presidential elections slated for August 4, 2017 will be conducted in a fair, transparent and peaceful way as others had been held before in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Opposition Provinces Reject Tsvangirai’s Coalition Bid

[The Herald] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai’s coalition consultations in Matabeleland have yielded nothing after party structures in the region rejected his proposals. Sources said the proposals included relegating Ms Thokozani Khupe from her current p…

[The Herald] MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai's coalition consultations in Matabeleland have yielded nothing after party structures in the region rejected his proposals. Sources said the proposals included relegating Ms Thokozani Khupe from her current position as deputy president.Several party provinces are said to be against the coalition as this would as well affect their positions in the imagined coalition government.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Three Tennis Stars Qualify for African Finals

[Daily News] Three Tanzanian tennis players, Ester Nankulange, Kanuti Alagwa and Yusuph Mkubwa have qualified to play in the African Junior Tennis Championship finals to be held in South Africa in March this year.

[Daily News] Three Tanzanian tennis players, Ester Nankulange, Kanuti Alagwa and Yusuph Mkubwa have qualified to play in the African Junior Tennis Championship finals to be held in South Africa in March this year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania