Minister Clears the Air On NHIF Membership

[Citizen] Dodoma -MPs yesterday demanded an explanation from the Health minister on why at least 23 public entities had not joined the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) against a government directive to have all state-run institutions covered by th…

[Citizen] Dodoma -MPs yesterday demanded an explanation from the Health minister on why at least 23 public entities had not joined the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) against a government directive to have all state-run institutions covered by the public health insurer.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

School Performance ‘Affected By Where Children Live’

[Citizen] Dodoma -A new report by civil society organisation Twaweza shows that the performance of children in school is largely influenced by their location (where they live) in Tanzania–not poverty or other factors.

[Citizen] Dodoma -A new report by civil society organisation Twaweza shows that the performance of children in school is largely influenced by their location (where they live) in Tanzania--not poverty or other factors.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Nkamia Faults Mwakyembe Move to Attend Abducted Artiste’s Press Conference

[Citizen] Dodoma -Chemba MP, Juma Nkamia (CCM), said he is surprised by the decision taken by Minister for Information, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, to attend a press conference where artist Roma Mkatoliki spoke of his controversial kidnapping.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Chemba MP, Juma Nkamia (CCM), said he is surprised by the decision taken by Minister for Information, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, to attend a press conference where artist Roma Mkatoliki spoke of his controversial kidnapping.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Parliament Gets Major Cash Boost

[Citizen] Dodoma -An opposition legislator has urged the Treasury to increase budgetary allocation to the National Assembly saying the decision to cut costs may negatively affect parliamentary operations.

[Citizen] Dodoma -An opposition legislator has urged the Treasury to increase budgetary allocation to the National Assembly saying the decision to cut costs may negatively affect parliamentary operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Beware Genocide, EAC Bloc Warned

[Citizen] Arusha -The East African Community (EAC) citizens have been advised to be on the look out for symptoms of looming genocide and take the preventive measures.

[Citizen] Arusha -The East African Community (EAC) citizens have been advised to be on the look out for symptoms of looming genocide and take the preventive measures.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Parties Registrar On the Spot Over Deepening CUF Crisis

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Office of the Political Parties Registrar yesterday found itself deep in the soup as opposition MPs gave it a tongue-lashing for meddling and taking sides in the bitter Civic United Front (CUF) crisis.

[Citizen] Dodoma -The Office of the Political Parties Registrar yesterday found itself deep in the soup as opposition MPs gave it a tongue-lashing for meddling and taking sides in the bitter Civic United Front (CUF) crisis.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Fire Engulfs Federal Air Agency’s Headquarters

[This Day] ?Workers of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) were nearly asphyxiated this morning when thick smoke emanating from serious fire from one part of the headquarters of the agency engulfed the whole offices and forced the workers …

[This Day] ?Workers of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) were nearly asphyxiated this morning when thick smoke emanating from serious fire from one part of the headquarters of the agency engulfed the whole offices and forced the workers to scamper for safety.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Cast Tax Net Wider to Ease Burden On Workers – Lobby

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has been advised to come up with new sources of revenue instead of relying on “simple to catch sources” such as pay as you earn (PAYE) taz.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government has been advised to come up with new sources of revenue instead of relying on "simple to catch sources" such as pay as you earn (PAYE) taz.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

MPs Link National Security to Arrests, Abductions

[Citizen] Dodoma -Kigoma Urban MP, Zitto Kabwe has said he will submit a private motion in Parliament to seek formation of a special committee to investigate incidents of abductions and disappearances of several people in the country.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Kigoma Urban MP, Zitto Kabwe has said he will submit a private motion in Parliament to seek formation of a special committee to investigate incidents of abductions and disappearances of several people in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania