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Tanzania arrests over 13,000 illegal immigrants in nine months

Tanzanian authorities said on Tuesday that 13,393 undocumented immigrants were arrested in the nine months to March. Deputy Minister for Home Affairs Hamad Masauni disclosed...

Northern Tanzanian district in distress after major flooding

Over 2,000 people in Tanzania's northern district of Same are in urgent need of humanitarian assistance after their homes and food stocks were destroyed...
Court

Pan African court to celebrate Africa Day in Tanzania

The African Union (AU) organs and its institutions based in Arusha will on Friday host a roundtable discussion and cultural shows in line with...
European Union

EU pumps in US$100 million to support projects in East African Community

European Union (EU) on Thursday announced to have pumped in 85 million Euros (99.7 million U.S. dollars) to support the implementation of various projects...
pipeline

Zambia, Tanzania agree to develop new pipeline

Zambia and Tanzania and agreed for the development of a new pipeline to supplement the existing pipeline, a senior government official said on Thursday. Emeldah...
video

Tanzania unveils plans to boost sisal production

Tanzania on Monday announced plans to revamp sisal plantations in the northeastern part of the east African nation. Deputy Minister for Agriculture Mary Mwanjelwa unveiled...
Natural gas

Tanzania to connect natural gas to 1,000 households

The government of Tanzania said on Sunday it has set aside 5 million U.S. dollars for connecting natural gas to over 1,000 households for...
telecom

Telecoms bosses charged with fraud in Tanzania

Tanzanian prosecutors on Wednesday charged two chief executives of mobile phone companies and four other suspects with fraud as part of a crackdown against...
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Tanzania put in place measures to save Lake Manyara National Park

Tanzanian authorities have announced new strategies aimed at saving Lake Manyara National Park, which is threatened deposition caused by farming activities. Telesia Mahonga, Karatu District...
SUGAR

Tanzania to import over 70,000 tonnes of sugar to fill shortfall

The government of Tanzania has ordered importation of 70,354.35 tonnes of sugar to fill the deficit facing the east African nation, a senior official...
Travel

Eastern Europe travel agents impressed by Tanzania’s wealth of tourist attractions

Visiting tour and travel agents from Eastern Europe have expressed amazement at Tanzania's wealth of tourist attractions. Their remarks raise hopes of a potential influx...
land

Tanzania allots chunk of land to address youth unemployment crisis

Tanzania has set aside 200,000 acres of land for youth to practice commercial farming thus transform their livelihoods, a senior official said on Tuesday. Anthony...
inflation

Tanzania’s annual inflation rate drops to 3.8 pct in April

Tanzania's annual headline inflation rate in April 2018 dropped to 3.8 percent from 3.9 percent recorded in March, the east African nation's statistics watchdog...
Tourists

Tanzanian authorities looks to eastern Europe for tourism boost

Tanzania is now focusing on Eastern Europe in its tourism marketing strategies after registering success in Western Europe and North America, an official of...
The report says elephants could face extinction if the current rate of poaching continues

Tanzania in drive to enhance war against poaching

The Tanzania National Parks (TANAPA) has partnered with security agencies to enhance the fight against poaching in all 16 national parks across the east...
coffee beans

Tanzania institute new coffee buying system

Tanzania has reviewed coffee buying system in an effort to benefit farmers and the country at large, a senior official of the Tanzania Coffee...
HIV-and-AIDS

US commits US$512 million to Tanzania’s HIV/AIDS fight

The United States Embassy in Tanzania announced on Friday a 512-million-U.S.-dollar commitment to fight HIV/AIDS in the East African nation. Acting U.S. Ambassador to Tanzania...
accident

Tanzania sees drop in road accidents

Tanzanian Minister for Home Affairs Mwigulu Nchemba told parliament on Thursday that the number of accidents in the east African nation dropped by 35.7...
video

New wild animals to be introduced in Tanzania’s sanctuary

Tanzania has approved 25 new wild animals to be introduced to the south-western Tanzania's Kitulo National Park, a senior official said on Wednesday. Japhet Hasunga,Tanzania's...
rabies

Tanzania launches free vaccination campaign against rabies

Tanzania has launched an anti-rabies vaccination campaign in the northern region of Kilimanjaro, authorities said on Tuesday. Martin Ruheta, Director of Veterinary Services in the...
video

From Cairo to Cape Town and Tanzania’s Link to the rest of Africa

Rehema Tukai grew up in Kondoa and works in Dodoma, Tanzania’s capital city. Until now, visiting her family in Kondoa involved a five-hour journey...
Tourists

Tanzania to achieve 2 million tourist target by 2020

Tanzania is on course to achieve the 2-million-tourist target by 2020, a senior official said on Monday. Devota Mdachi, managing director of Tanzania Tourist Board...
Photo taken on April 11, 2016 shows giraffes in Serengeti National Park in northern Tanzania. (Xinhua/Li Sibo) (zw)

Buffalo census begins in northern Tanzania’s Serengeti ecosystem

An exercise to establish the number of buffalos within the Serengeti ecosystem is currently underway, according to the Arusha-based Tanzania Wildlife Research Institute (TAWIRI). TAWIRI...
football

New drive launched in Tanzania to use football in war against albino killings

A charity organization serving people with albinism in Tanzania and Africa on Monday launched a new campaign aimed at using football matches to spread...
armyworms

Tanzania to give farmers new seeds to fight fall armyworms

Tanzania's agricultural research institute has started producing improved maize seeds which are resistant to fall armyworm, an agricultural official said on Sunday. Godfrey Camel, Tanzania's...
Gm Crops

WFP calls on Tanzanian farmers to expand variety of crops

Tanzania needs to diversify its agricultural crops portfolio and train smallholder farmers on modern, resilient farming methods for it to beat malnutrition and attain...
International Criminal Court (ICC)

Palamagamba Kabudi says Tanzania has no plans to leave International Criminal Court

The Tanzanian government said on Tuesday it has no plans to pull out of the Hague-based International Criminal Court (ICC), explaining that challenges and...
malaria

ALMA’s Statement at the Commonwealth Heads Meeting 2018

The African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) welcomes today’s commitment by 53 Commonwealth leaders to halve malaria across the Commonwealth within the next five years. The...
John Magufuli

Tanzanite gemstone discoverer to be handsomely rewarded

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Friday pledged to issue 100 million Tanzanian shillings (about 44,000 U.S. dollars) to reward Jumanne Ngoma who discovered tanzanite...
Immigrants

40 illegal immigrants nabbed in Tanzania

Tanzania Immigration Services Department (TISD) said it has arrested 40 illegal migrants from six African countries. Paul Eranga, Mwanza Region Immigration Officer, said Wednesday that...

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