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18Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Shea butter is made from the nut of the shea tree, known as "women's gold” in Africa for it provides income to millions of women across the Sahel

FROM cosmetics to cooking, shea butter is popular around the world. It is made from the nut of...

18Aug 2016
Lusekelo Philemon
The Guardian

VILLAGERS in areas surrounding Mkomazi National Park in Same District will soon heave a sigh of...

18Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney

Workers have long fretted about funding gaps in UK companies’ retirement plans. Now investors...

17Aug 2016
james kuyangana
The Guardian

A commercial motorcyclist is carrying passengers as he proceeds to an unknown destination as captured by our photographer in Dar es Salaam recently. The bodaboda business is levying a cruel tax on people’s lives – killing and maiming many while scores of others are maimed and left with permanent disabilities. The toll has also extended to families with increase of widows, orphans and dependants, overwhelmed health facilities and above all poverty.

Adam Kighola is a 38 years motor-cyclist in the Karakata suburb within the Ilala Municipal...

17Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Nelson Mandela

THE unlikely new face of South African politics is white, and he speaks in the emphatic clicks...

17Aug 2016
Getrude Mbago
The Guardian

Students of Mzumbe Secondary School, William Kiluma and Benedict Msangi direct their scientific knowledge and power to invent effective tools for irrigation using bamboo trees.

Tanzania is one of the countries which have been blessed with a number of rivers, passing...

16Aug 2016
Victor Karega
The Guardian

National Microfinance Bank Plc (NMB) and the Medical Credit Fund, part of the PharmAccess Group, sign a partnership agreement to boost healthcare quality in Tanzania on April 14, 2016. NMB and MCF will provide private hospitals, health centres, and medical services providers with affordable loans of up to USD1m, enabling them to expand and improve the quality of their services.

BANKS are an integral part of the financial system and to the functioning of the economy in...

16Aug 2016
Gerald Kitabu
The Guardian

Farmers show mealy bug attacks on cashew crop at Kisongo village in Lindi Region. Left is Dr Wilson Nene:

For several years, Cashew nuts grown mainly in the southern eastern regions of Lindi and Mtwara...

16Aug 2016
Lusekelo Philemon
The Guardian

JAMES Bunani is one of the fishermen in Lake Victoria for more than 20 years. Bunani and his...

16Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

Farmers dry coffee in a farm in Ethiopia. The country now aims to become the second world producer of the crop after Brazil in the world.

The Ministry of Farming and Natural Resource has said it is working towards enabling Ethiopia...

15Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

SETTING the minimum marriage age for girls at 18 violates their pertinent Human Right and...

15Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian

A farmer checks the ripeness of green grapes at a village farm in Dodoma Region. More wine firms are increasingly taking into contract farming in the region, a move which farmers claim, has tremendously improved cultivation of the crop and the tillers’ welfare.

Grape farmers in Dodoma Region have been facing many challenges related to cultivation of the...

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