TANZANIANS have been urged to buy locally made cosmetics and beauty products to be assured of their safety at the same time contributing to the country’s economic growth.
THE Tanzania Medical and Medical Devices Authority (TMDA) has said that construction of 16 new high tech medicines and medical devices factories in the country will cut imports and save billions of money spent annually to purchase the products outside the country.
COMMERCIAL Bank of Africa (CBA) has donated eight water tanks worth 10m/- to four public hospitals in Dar es Salaam to heighten the fight against Covid-19 pandemic.
SEXUAL harassment has been described as an obstacle to the development of female artistes in the music industry within and outside Tanzania, but most of those, who were sexually harassed, did not report the incidents in an effort to protect their livelihood.
THE Tanzania Medicines and Medical Devices Authority (TMDA) has issued a total of 26,478 permits in the financial year 2018/19 compared to 13,018 issued in 2015/16, equivalent to an increase of 203 per cent.
THE Tanzania Medicines and Medical Devices Authority (TMDA) has impounded some counterfeit essential drugs worth more than 12m/-. The seized drugs include Sulphadoxine Pyrimethamine-SP used in the treatment of Malaria.
PARENTS and guardians have been urged to follow up their children’s academic performance as well as behavour so as to end violence against children including child pregnancy.
FOR the past six years, a 16-year-old boy Mateso Mbwilo (not his real name) has been living in the Dar es Salaam streets.
THE government has warned privately-owned pharmacies against selling antibiotics and a medicine used for treating pregnant women with complications, Misoprostol, to people without doctor's prescription, hence contributing to increase of drugs misuse.
GIRL students at Kigamboni (Navy) Secondary School in Dar es Salaam will now be able to effectively attend classes throughout the month, thanks to SAHARA Tanzania Limited for supporting them with sanitary pads for menstrual hygiene.