Tanzania

Type: Country
Name: Tanzania
population: 37,103,500
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 43 mins ago - 2 reports

Tanzania's President wins global prize

Tanzania's President Jakaya Kikwete has been named “Icon of Democracy Award” winner for 2014 in Africa.The honour is given by The Voice Magazine Achievers Award committee on behalf of The Voice magazine, published in the Netherlands.The fresh accolade ... [Published Africa Review - 43 mins ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 58 mins ago - 2 reports

Cash-Strapped Tumbi Hospital in Dire Need of Medical Equipment

ROAD accidents are one of the major causes of deaths in the country. According to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), there was a total of 22,019 road accidents in the year 2009 alone, whereby 2,872 of them were fatal, having killed 3,852 people, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 58 mins ago]
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Family’s wait to find how Jack died goes on

THE family of a teenager who died on a school trip to Africa are still waiting to find out why he died.Jack Burden, 18, died as he and fellow pupils from Harton Technology College, South Shields, were on a mission to help others in Tanzania, East Afr ... [Published Shields Gazette - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 2 reports

Results of AGM & Completion of Placing of 14 July

Kibo Mining Plc (Incorporated in Ireland) (Registration Number: 451931)(External registration number:2011/007371/10)Share code on the JSE Limited: KBO Share code on the AIM:KIBO ISIN:IE00B61XQX41 ("Kibo" or "the Company")Shareholders are advised that ... [Published Noodls - 2 hours ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

Road accident kills 17 in central Tanzania

Please support our site by enabling javascript to view ads. DAR ES SALAAM, July 30 (Xinhua) -- Seventeen people were killed and 56 others injured after a bus travelling to Dar es Salaam collided with a lorry in Tanzania's central district of Kongwa on ... [Published GlobalPost - 12 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Kenya arrests Tanzanians in terror dragnet

Police in Tanzania have confirmed the arrest of three Tanzanian nationals by Kenyan security forces in connection with terror attacks. The suspects, believed to have been involved in a string of deadly attacks in the coastal towns of Lamu and Mombasa, ... [Published East African - 18 hours ago]
Entities: Kenya, Mombasa, Tanzania
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 7 reports

Airline sued in pilot sex abuse claim

NAIROBI - A London law firm is initiating legal proceedings against British Airways over allegations that one of its pilots sexually abused 16 girls in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania during stop-overs.Leigh Day lawyer Nichola Marshall said Wednesday that ... [Published ENCA - 21 hours ago]
Entities: Airline, Simon Wood, Abuse
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

DCB Bank Shareholders Share Sh1.8 Billion Dividend

DCB Commercial Bank has paid 1.8bn/- to its shareholders as dividend, which is an increase of 90 per cent compared to 950m/- paid in the year 2012. In an event held in Dar es Salaam at the weekend, DCB Commercial Bank Managing Director, Mr Edmund Mkwawa ... [Published Wall Street Business Network - 23 hours ago]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Parents, Guardians - Take a Leaf From Magdalena's Parents

TEAM Tanzania is not doing well in the on-going Club Games in Glasgow, Scotland, as we had expected, especially after camping in China, Turkey, New Zealand and Ethiopia.Only boxers and swimmers appear to have been doing somewhat better, much as we don't ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Former heads of state to hold meeting in Tanzania

Three former presidents are expected in Dar es Salam Thursday to discuss issues related to leadership in Africa.South Africa’s Thabo Mbeki and Olusegun Obasanjo of Nigeria as well as Festus Mogae of Botswana will join former Tanzanian President Benjamin ... [Published Africa Review - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 3 reports

Idd mubarak!

:29Hits: 15President Jakaya Kikwete greets a section of Muslim faithful at the end of special Idd el-Fitr prayers held at Maamur Mosque in Upanga, Dar es Salaam on Tuesday. (Photo by Freddy Maro) ... [Published Daily News TSN - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 2 reports

Tanzania: Effects of Climate Change Features High at Youth Forum

THE East African Regional Youth Summit on Climate Change opened in Mwanza last week and participants deliberated on the impact of weather change on the region.The conference, organised by the East African Community Students Union in collaboration with ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 29 2014]

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...warned that an "arc of instability" stretching across Africa’s Sahara and Sahel region could, if left unchecked, transform the continent into a "breeding ground for extremists and a launch-pad for larger-scale terrorist attacks around the world" . For the most part, African security forces are poorly capacitated to respond to these threats, necessitating not unproblematic assistance from external...
Upon the launch of Power Africa in July 2013, the White House commented "More than two-thirds of the population of sub-Saharan Africa is without electricity, and more than 85 percent of those living in rural areas lack access. These countries have set ambitious goals in electric power generation and are making the utility and energy sector reforms to pave the way for investment and growth."
If California doesn’t get broken up or if government doesn’t make some radical changes soon, Draper fears for the future. "The 99 vs. 1 is just the beginning. No one feels they’re being well served by their government. The government is just able to distract them" he says. Then he peels out from this hint of rare dystopianism and returns to his role as the evangelist of fun, vowing that each new California will...
"Lack of First Responder Units along major roads, lack of formal transport system for casualties transfer to the hospital, lack of basic first aid knowledge among the villagers along the major road, risk for HIV AIDS as well as time taken in transferring victims from the accident site to the hospital, have been some of the challenges faced by medical personnel in serving the lives of casualties for a number of years" he explains

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Family’s wait to find how Jack died goes on [Published Shields Gazette - 1 hour ago]
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Kenyan hotelier TPS half-year profits down on s... [Published Business Daily Africa - 1 hour ago]
Southern Africa: Tanzania's Exports to SADC Cou... [Published AllAfrica.com - 1 hour ago]
African women should invest more in entrepreneu... [Published Angola Press - 1 hour ago]
Minister Susan Shabangu: Women's Month media la... [Published South African Government - 1 hour ago]
East Africa: EAC Integration Sluggish Due to La... [Published AllAfrica.com - 2 hours ago]
Dar children take part in first world day again... [Published IPP Media - 2 hours ago]
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Raised tax on used cars take a toll on traders [Published IPP Media - 2 hours ago]
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17 killed, 56 injured in road accident during Eid [Published IPP Media - 2 hours ago]
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Ethiopia: Accelerating Nutrition Improvements (... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 4 hours ago]
Source: World Health OrganizationCountry: Ethiopia, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania Report of a meeting 27–28 February 2014, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia 1 Introduction The Accelerating Nutrition Improvements in sub-Saharan Africa (ANI) project ...
World: The link between human security and rura... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 6 hours ago]
Source: International Fund for Agricultural DevelopmentCountry: Japan, World Rome 30 July 2014– The President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Kanayo F. Nwanze will travel to Japan this week to strengthen partnerships with ...
Japan: The link between human security and rura... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 6 hours ago]
Source: International Fund for Agricultural DevelopmentCountry: Japan, World Rome 30 July 2014– The President of the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), Kanayo F. Nwanze will travel to Japan this week to strengthen partnerships with ...
Break Arts Empowers Youth through Arts Education [Published EcoLocalizer - 19 hours ago]
  After meeting at Harvard Graduate School of Education, Rachel McIntire and Amanda Leigh Lichtenstein founded Break Arts , an organization aimed at empowering youth. Since 2005, they have been partnering with schools and have been offering creative ...
You Can Send Your Child to Summer Camp in North... [Published TIME.com - 20 hours ago]
The Associated Press has published photos of opening day at nearly 30-year-old summer camp in North Korea on July 29, 2014. The Songdowon International Children’s Camp in Wonsan is supposed to help young foreigners (especially from Communist countries) ...
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The March of the Burchell’s Zebra [Published Slate Magazine - Jun 03 2014]
The Humor Code [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 26 2014]
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Tanzania Acts to Protect Trafficked Children [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Jul 22 2014]
East Africa must avoid LNG delays to compete wi... [Published Platts - News - Jul 21 2014]
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IOM Workshop Promotes Engagement of Women of Ta... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Jun 27 2014]
IDC Launches East Africa CIO Summit in Nairobi ... [Published IDC Press Releases - Jun 17 2014]
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