Iringa (Tanzania)

Type: City
Name: Iringa (Tanzania)
Country: Tanzania
Latitude: -7.77
Longitude: 35.689999
population: 111,831
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Bank lends 41bn/- to over 100,000 women entrepreneurs in Dar

DCB Commercial BankDCB Commercial Bank has disbursed 41bn/- loan to 98,466 women in Dar es Salaam through its Solidarity Group Landing (SGL) programme set up last month.This was revealed on Monday in Dar es Salaam by DCB Product Development and Marketing ... [Published IPP Media - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Temeke District leads in pupil literacy - research

Rakesh RajaniTemeke District in Dar es Salaam leads in the ability of its pupils to read, write and count after scoring an aggregate of 66.8 percent in a research conducted in 126 districts countrywide.A non-governmental organisation – Uwezo – conducted ... [Published IPP Media - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Mengi cautions youth against waiting for govt employment

IPP Executive Chairman Dr Reginald Mengi presents 1 million/- to Gerald Nyaisa, first winner of 'Tweet with Mengi on Poverty Eradication Thoughts' competition for last month.IPP Executive Chairman, Dr Reginald Mengi, has called upon the youth to be part ... [Published IPP Media - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Strategies to tap dairy industry potential

TANZANIA has for years been known for its endowment with a huge potential of livestock resources that can be utilised to transform livelihoods among farmers and other stakeholders in the value chain.However, low productivity of indigenous cattle in terms ... [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

ALAT calls for empowered councils

THE Association of Local Authorities of Tanzania (ALAT) wants the envisaged Constitution to have a full chapter on local authorities and protect them against any interference by dishonest leaders against power decentralisation.Presenting ALAT proposals ... [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Tanzania Changes Payment

Dar es Salaam — The government wants mainland regions to start using the Bank of Tanzania's Tanzania Interbank Settlement System (TISS) by July this year.TISS is an on-line system that processes high value and time sensitive payments that enables real ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

AFRICA/TANZANIA - "Violence against Christians derives from religious extremism but also from economic tensions", say the Bishops

Rome (Agenzia Fides) - "There are Muslim extremists who want to eliminate Christians from society because they think that the only religion in Tanzania should be Islam" denounces to Fides Agency His Exc. Mge. Tarcisius Ngalalekumwta, Bishop of Iringa ... [Published Agenzia Fides - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Trip to Africa featured in April 14 slide show

Susan Sanford and Alan Brutlag went to Tanzania, Africa this past February to go on a 12 day safari, and witness the extraordinary work being done by Iringa Hope, a microfinance organization that establishes small savings and loan operations, or SACCOs, ... [Published Grant County Herald - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

TANZANIA BREWERIES : TBL sets aside cash for billiard event

Dar es Salaam. Tanzania Breweries Limited (TBL) is set to sponsor this year's Safari Lager Higher Learning Institution billiard competition to the tune of Sh350 million.The tournament, which has been growing in popularity since its inception, will get ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Truck owners urge govt to curb theft of transit goods

TATOA spokesperson Elias LukumayTheft of copper from the Democratic Republic of Congo while on transit in Tanzania is on the rise according to the Tanzania Truck Owners Association (TATOA).The truck owners who haul the mineral for shipment through the ... [Published IPP Media - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 30 2014 - Updated Mar 30 2014 - 1 reports

No plans to privatise national parks - Tanapa

TANZANIA has no plans to privatise any of its 16 national parks, the Tanzania National Parks Authority (TANAPA) has said. Instead the country is set to invest over 5bn/- this year in strengthening national parks located in the Southern Circuit.TANAPA ... [Published Daily News TSN - Mar 30 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Mother in frantic hunt for her 'kidnapped' daughter

A missing Form Two student at Selebu Secondary school in Ibumu village, Ilolo district, Iringa Rose Mkolwe (16).Imaging that you are a single parent woman and that you are at home busy with your daily house chores trying to make ends meet.While struggling, ... [Published IPP Media - Mar 27 2014]

Quotes

"It is the intention of the government that by July this year, all regions of the Tanzania mainland to make payments using TISS through sub-treasury office in the respective regions" he said
...cannot negotiate safe sex even when they have knowledge about how to protect themselves and are under pressure to demonstrate their fertility. "Teenage pregnancy and motherhood are more common among young women living in rural areas and those from poorer families."
...As Christians and Muslims, we have lived together peacefully for hundreds of years, so much so that mixed marriages are not uncommon". "This wave of attacks therefore must have recent motivations, which may be economic, political and even religious, arising from the spread of extremist preaching from abroad. So I think that these three aspects contribute to cause the waves of anti-Christian violence that occasionally occur in Zanzibar"
"We expect the best competition this year. We are very proud to be associated with the development of this game in higher learning institutions" said the TBL official

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Bank lends 41bn/- to over 100,000 women entrepr... [Published IPP Media - Apr 17 2014]
Temeke District leads in pupil literacy - research [Published IPP Media - Apr 17 2014]
Thousands of enterprises benefit from Coca-Cola... [Published IPP Media - Apr 16 2014]
Mengi cautions youth against waiting for govt e... [Published IPP Media - Apr 16 2014]
Why agricultural sector's performance remains b... [Published IPP Media - Apr 16 2014]
Kihansi Spray Toads belong to unique trait in T... [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 15 2014]
Dairy farmers in Tanga Region to double milk pr... [Published IPP Media - Apr 15 2014]
Strategies to tap dairy industry potential [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 15 2014]
ALAT calls for empowered councils [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 14 2014]
Tanzania Changes Payment [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 14 2014]
Poor water, sanitation, hygiene impact girls' h... [Published IPP Media - Apr 10 2014]
Why 1971 marriage law needs repeal [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 09 2014]
YOUTH OF THE WEEK: Risks Tanzanian journalists ... [Published IPP Media - Apr 09 2014]
AFRICA/TANZANIA - "Violence against Christians ... [Published Agenzia Fides - Apr 09 2014]
Trip to Africa featured in April 14 slide show [Published Grant County Herald - Apr 09 2014]
Training on palliative care for doctors and nur... [Published EHospice - Apr 07 2014]
TANZANIA BREWERIES : TBL sets aside cash for bi... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 05 2014]
Marrying young fuels domestic, sexual violence [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 04 2014]
TCU to screen graduates' research works [Published IPP Media - Apr 03 2014]
Africa can cut 67 million tons of food imports ... [Published IPP Media - Apr 03 2014]
Katiba women caucus sets strategies against FGM [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 03 2014]
Concrete strategies needed to combat child marr... [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 02 2014]
Tanzania: Community Challenged to Protect Kihan... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 01 2014]
Community challenged to protect Kihansi Spray T... [Published Daily News TSN - Apr 01 2014]
Truck owners urge govt to curb theft of transit... [Published IPP Media - Mar 31 2014]
No plans to privatise national parks - Tanapa [Published Daily News TSN - Mar 30 2014]
Nuclear families now care less for children [Published Daily News TSN - Mar 30 2014]
Chadema MP cites violence against her [Published Daily News TSN - Mar 29 2014]
Mother in frantic hunt for her 'kidnapped' daug... [Published IPP Media - Mar 27 2014]
TB fight seen succeeding but … [Published Daily News TSN - Mar 24 2014]
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