Tanzania

Type: Country
Name: Tanzania
population: 37,103,500
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 25 mins ago - 3 reports

Complex Land Rights Feed 'Grabbing' Complaints in Tanzania (Page 1 of 4)

The world's quest for crops to produce biofuels has triggered a wave of controversial land acquisitions in Tanzania as foreign companies jostle for land that villagers and indigenous people claim as theirs. Aid groups have accused investors backed by ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 25 mins ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 3 reports

NSSF reaches out to Tanzanians in diaspora fe

NSSF Director General, Dr Ramadhan DauThe National Social Security Fund (NSSF) recently launched a welfare scheme for Tanzanians in the Diaspora (WESTADI) in the United Kingdom (UK) being part of a special coverage scheme for NSSF members residing, working ... [Published IPP Media - 6 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Vodacom, Total Tanzania inks payment deal

Vodacom Tanzania and Total Tanzania have launched a partnership which will enable motorists to refuel their vehicles and pay via M-Pesa. Vodacom's External Affairs Manager, Salum Mwalim, said customers will no longer need to carry a lot of money in their ... [Published Telecompaper - 11 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Uganda, Tanzania Boost Hotelier TPS' 2013 Profit

Kenyan hotelier TPS Eastern Africa has posted a 35 percent jump in pretax profit last year to KES973 million shillings (USD$11.2 million).TPS, which operates a chain of luxury hotels, lodges and tented camps across east Africa under its Serena brand, ... [Published AIRwise - 18 hours ago]
Entities: Tanzania, Uganda, Boost
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated 19 hours ago - 3 reports

Billionaire Warren Buffett's son to fund anti-poaching efforts in Tanzania : TreeHugger

Howard G. Buffett, son of the famous american investor and philanthropist Warren Buffett[1] (he's donating all his money[2] to the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation), obviously cares a lot about wildlife and conservation. He has written 8 books[3] on the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 19 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

United Republic of Tanzania: More Than 40 Feared Dead After Dar Floods

Source: AllAfricaCountry: United Republic of Tanzania SOME 41 people are feared dead as a result of floods caused by downpour that hit Dar es Salaam for about three days over the weekend, according to Dar es Salaam Regional Commissioner (RC) Saidi Meck ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 3 reports

Transport East African nations seek funding adviser for $4 bn railway

Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi are looking for an adviser to help them secure financing for a $4.13 billion railway project aimed at boosting cross-border trade in the ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 5 reports

Tanzania: Central Corridor to facilitate transport in Eastern, Central Africa

Growth of landlocked countries depends on the growth and ability of adjacent coastal countries to put in place infrastructure for trade facilitation as a prerequisite for development, Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete said in Dar es Salaam on Tuesda ... [Published African Manager - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 2 reports

Tanzania roads and highways get upgrades for better travel

It was learned that the road from the main gate to the rim of Ngorongoro Crater in Tanzania is set to be paved, to ease movements of vehicles in particular during the rainy season. The stretch ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 6 reports

Death toll from floods now 17

Ilala Regional Police Commander, Marietha MinangiFour more bodies were yesterday recovered by the police in Dar es Salaam bringing to 17 the number of deaths from the recent floods that roads and bridges in the city and Coast Region.Briefing newsmen ... [Published IPP Media - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 3 reports

CA to debate Union for seven more days

Chairman of the Constituent Assembly, Samuel SittaThe debate on Chapter One and Six of the draft constitution dealing with the Union structure which was scheduled to last three days will now take seven more days.Making this announcement yesterday, the ... [Published IPP Media - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 3 reports

CA Must Now Get Down to Business

ON Monday, this week, the Chief Secretary, Ambassador Ombeni Sefue, made public the document containing Articles of the 1964 Union of Tanganyika and Zanzibar, which a few members of the Constituent Assembly (CA) had demanded to see.Some members have been ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Apr 16 2014]

Quotes

"I go home on average once a year and always come back fully stocked up with Cadbury and Galaxy. I'm a chocoholic, no doubt about it, and whenever parents and friends visit, its always the instruction to come armed with chocolate."
...have accused investors backed by the government of grabbing swathes of village land to set up biofuel projects in the country's Coast Region. "To state it bluntly, most of the lands that the government wishes to see developed will need to be taken away from the villagers and lea..."
"This culture has spread outout to the education system. The Amhara and Tigrain university students despise the Oromo lecturers. We have seen incompetent Tigrains given an upper hand in public sector jobs because their tribal men occupy the high office in the army and government" says Wanjala
"Africa's share of international oil and gas exploration is already too low. Who does it help it if drops lower?"

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UC Students Call Service-Learning Trip to Tanza... [Published University of Cincinnati - 2 hours ago]
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Tanzania farmers learn climate smart agricultur... [Published United Nations Multimedia - 2 hours ago]
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Bainbridge rope jumpers earn big bucks for charity [Published Bainbridge Island Review - 3 hours ago]
Lynda aims to help charity in Tanzania [Published Argus.ie - 3 hours ago]
In Our Schools: Much Earth Day work remains [Published News-Times - 3 hours ago]
Sanctuary Retreats set to launch on Chindwin an... [Published Seatrade Insider - 3 hours ago]
United Republic of Tanzania: 17 April 2014: Tan... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - 3 hours ago]
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African banks to fill trade finance space [Published CNBC Africa - 3 hours ago]
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United Republic of Tanzania: 17 April 2014: Tan... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Maps - 3 hours ago]
Source: European Commission Humanitarian Aid departmentCountry: United Republic of Tanzania SITUATION • Heavy rainfall affected the eastern coasts of Tanzania in the past week, causing floods and casualties. As can be seen in the inset map, between ...
Blaze a new trail with 8 hiking and outdoor app... [Published TechNet Blogs - 6 hours ago]
TouchMountain app for Windows Phone helps you identify nearby peaks. Finally. The season is beckoning us outdoors, into the sunshine, and we’re ready to go. Now it’s only light-jacket time, no heavy-duty parkas needed. But how to cut down on ...
Uganda: East Africa Food Security Outlook - Apr... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 7 hours ago]
Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, Uganda, United Republic of Tanzania, South Sudan Assumptions for quarterly food security analysis About this report To project food security ...
Award-Winning Singita Safari Lodges Deploy PAR’... [Published EON Retail - 8 hours ago]
NEW HARTFORD, N.Y.--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--PAR Springer-Miller Systems, Inc. (PSMS) --- a wholly owned subsidiary of PAR Technology Corporation (NYSE:PAR) and the leading provider of guest-centric hospitality management systems today announces the ...
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The Humor Code [Published Slate Magazine - Mar 26 2014]
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Microsoft, Intel and the Kenya Private School A... [Published Microsoft Press Releases - Mar 03 2014]
IOM Tanzania Organizes Workshop on Return Manag... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Feb 28 2014]
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IOM assists returnees expelled from Tanzania in... [Published IOM Press Briefing Notes - Feb 11 2014]
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