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Making different mobile transfer services interoperable in different countries is a vital next step for the development of the market. Again, East Africa is leading in this, with Tanzania in particular making major steps forward, but there is more to be done

11May 2017
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The global company has obtained regulatory approval to launch international money transfer services to mobile wallets in Tanzania. There are good reasons why companies are flocking to the...

Construction of the standard gauge line linking Dar es Salaam with Morogoro got underway this month, following the ceremonial launch of work by President John Magufuli at Pugu in Dar es Salaam on April 12, 2017.

11May 2017
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• Although a massive 40 companies asked for the tender application documents for the US$1.1 billion 330-km section project of the railway line between Dar es Salaam and Morogoro, only one bid was received
While many new African rail lines have been proposed over the past 20 years, there is a growing trend of them actually being built. To take one example, the first phase of the new standard...

Girls from Tandangongoro Primary School in Lindi region displaying their sanitary pads donation

11May 2017
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Vodacom Tanzania Foundation and T-Marc have been implementing the ‘Hakuna Wasichoweza’ project for past two years to help girls stay in school during their monthly menstrual cycles....

Leodegar Tenga

11May 2017
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According to report from the continental soccer governing body, Tenga will be assisted by South Africa’s Danny Jordaan in supervising the crucial plan for the development of the sport in the...

Himid Mao

11May 2017
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Mao, as disclosed by Azam's managed yesterday, played 90 minutes of Randers FC's reserve side's match against AC Horsens on Tuesday. Randers went down 2-0 to their opponents in the game....

FIFA President Gianni Infantino

11May 2017
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Hans-Joachim Eckert and Cornel Borbely, the FIFA ethics committee's chief judge and investigator respectively. Ousted when their four-year mandates expired this month and the FIFA Council decided...

Serengeti Boys’ players celebrate a goal the team notched during an international friendly match against Burundi in Kagera recently. The outfit’s games in the U17 African Nations Cup (AFCON) finals will be telecast live by Dstv.

11May 2017
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Multichoice Tanzania Managing Director, Maharage Chande, said the finals will be available on DStv through channel 209-SuperSport9 and 233-SuperSport Select. “With the U17 AFCON finals being...

Agriculture plays an important role in bringing about industrialization.

11May 2017
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Agriculture, which contributes 16.2 per cent of the GDP of Africa, and gives some form of employment to over 60 per cent of the population, holds the key to accelerated growth, diversification and...

Community meetings may provide an opportunity to share and advocate for increased usage of indigenous knowledge in improving livelihood and sustainable development of community resources.

11May 2017
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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), officially known as ‘Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development’ is a set of 17 ‘Global Goals’ with 169 targets between them...

Sugar cubes

11May 2017
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The guidelines are developed every few years by the Society for Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes of South Africa (SEMDSA), in consultation with officials in the Department of Health (DoH...

Abdulwahab Tahhan is a journalist and a refugee.

11May 2017
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As for many journalists and netizens forced to leave their countries due to war, oppression, and persecution, continuing journalistic work has been a challenge for Tahhan. But now that’s his...

Isack Kamwelwe

11May 2017
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Deputy Minister for Water and Irrigation Isack Kamwelwe said this when responding to a question on behalf of the Minister for Works, Transport and Communication. He said that the biggest...

Ummy Mwalimu

11May 2017
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The initiative is a versatile undertaking ranging from promoting use of improved toilets, hand washing with soap, water treatment at point of use, solid waste management, sanitation in schools...

Kassim Majaliwa

11May 2017
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“This sector is very important. Yet it gives direction to our economy. If there is a problem, bring it for discussion ,” he said, adding that the government lost a lot of revenues from...

Eng Stella Manyanya

11May 2017
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Efforts have now been directed to improve learning environment which includes construction of school buildings such as classrooms, pit latrines and administration blocks, said the deputy...

Dr Philip Mpango

11May 2017
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The call was made yesterday in Dar es Salaam by the minister when launching the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) third research week exhibitions with the theme of ‘research towards...
11May 2017
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But this amounts to a "small portion of the overall US health investment exceeding $650m annually," it added. In response, Kenya has said it is strengthening its auditing processes....

PM KASSIM MAJALIWA

11May 2017
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The ministry was allocated a total of 915,193,937,771/- for the current 2016/17 fiscal year, although only 181,209,813,609/- (equivalent to 19.8 per cent) of this has actually been disbursed by the...

Gerson Lwenge

11May 2017
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The Minister for Water and Irrigation, Gerson Lwenge, told the National Assembly here yesterday that the solar-powered projects will be implemented in a total of 405 villages in 12 regions as...
11May 2017
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Potential benefits include a stronger annual GDP, over 40,000 new jobs being created, greater trade and tourism, inward investment, productivity growth
It could also result in an additional 46,320 job openings being created for citizens of Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi , says the study titled ‘Costs and Benefits of Open Skies in...

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