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June, 2017

  • 21 June

    Tanzania: Stage Set to Renegotiate Mining Deals – AllAfrica.com

    Tanzania: Stage Set to Renegotiate Mining DealsAllAfrica.comAcacia Mining which operates three mines in northwest Tanzania--Bulyanhulu, Buzwagi and North Mara, is being accused of operating illegally and cheating the country of tens of billions of dollars by understating by more than 10 times the gold and ...and more »

  • 21 June

    Tanzania: Grand Projects Flag JPM Coast Visit – AllAfrica.com

    AllAfrica.comTanzania: Grand Projects Flag JPM Coast VisitAllAfrica.comOn his first leg of a three-day working tour of the Coast Region, President John Magufuli has outlined the ambitious projects, among them, plans to build a grand Stieglers Gorge hydroelectric project on southeastern Tanzania's Rufiji River. The ...Insecurity in Coast region hurts investments: Tanzanian presidentXinhuaall 5 news articles »

  • 21 June

    Tanzania: Call for Police Reshuffle After String of Mysterious Killings

    Leaders here have called for a reshuffle of the police administration here following increased cases of killings perpetrated by unknown people. This follows a total of 26 private security guards who have been reported by police to have been attacked and killed since 2014.

  • 21 June

    Hereford student to climb Mount Kilimanjaro for children’s charity

    COMEDIAN Josh Widdicombe has helped boost the fundraising efforts of a Hereford student taking on the world's tallest freestanding mountain. Oliver Button, 19, a former St Mary's RC High School student who is currently studying geology at university in Liverpool, is set to climb the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro in August to raise money for Childreach International.

  • 21 June

    EAC to Continue With Meeting Despite Boycott By Civil Society

    [Citizen] Arusha -The East African Community (EAC) says it will go ahead with its annual secretary-general's forum in Bujumbura, Burundi, which will kick off tomorrow despite a boycott by a regional umbrella body of civil society organisations.

  • 21 June

    Three Opposition MPs Approach High Court Over Suspension

    [Daily News] Dodoma -Three Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) MPs have applied for a judicial review at the High Court in Dodoma to go through the Speaker's decision on suspending them from the House on June 2 and 5 respectively, this year.

  • 20 June

    Shanta to raise funds, restructure debt to fund Tanzania mine … – Creamer Media’s Mining Weekly

    Proactive Investors UKShanta to raise funds, restructure debt to fund Tanzania mine ...Creamer Media's Mining WeeklyEast Africa-focused gold producer, developer and explorer Shanta Gold on Tuesday raised aggregate gross proceeds of $14-million provide the company with ...Proactive end of day round -up: Shanta Gold, Tlou Energy, Sula Iron & Gold ...Proactive Investors UKShanta Gold launches $14m book-build to fund Helio takeoverMining MXall 15 news articles »

  • 20 June

    Two Tanzanian energy tycoons charged over graft scandal – News24

    News24Two Tanzanian energy tycoons charged over graft scandalNews24James Rugemalira and Harbinder Singh Seth, who were charged on Monday with economic crimes, were co-owners of the Independent Power Tanzania Limited (IPTL) power company which had a contract to supply electricity to the state-owned energy ...Tanzania: Independent Power Tanzania Limited 'Owners' Finally ...AllAfrica.comTwo Tanzanian Energy Tycoons Charged In 2014 Corruption ScandalOCCRPall

  • 20 June

    Tanzania: Chinese Language in Job Creation

    Dar es Salaam - Paid job opportunities are hard to come by. This is due to a number of factors including high competition and low level of creation of job openings.

  • 20 June

    Tanzania’s spice islands ban selling of raw cloves

    Tanzania's semi-autonomous archipelago of Zanzibar has banned the selling of raw cloves ahead of the harvest season that is expected to start next month. For more than 150 years, cloves have been a major export crop of Zanzibar, which is one of the world's major suppliers of cloves.

  • 20 June

    Anxiety As Vodacom Listing At Stock Market Is Delayed

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The listing of the Vodacom Tanzania PLC to the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange, which had been scheduled for June 12, has been further delayed, causing anxiety to some of the investors who had bought shares during the Initial Public Offering.

  • 20 June

    Call for Police Reshuffle After String of Mysterious Killings

    [Citizen] Geita -Leaders here have called for a reshuffle of the police administration here following increased cases of killings perpetrated by unknown people.

  • 19 June

    Tanzania: Tackling Sickle Cell Disease – AllAfrica.com

    Tanzania: Tackling Sickle Cell DiseaseAllAfrica.comTanzania Sickle Cell Disease Alliance Director General, Dr Deogratius Soka, told Your Health that though the government launched a Rapid Kit Test (Sickle Scan), which helps to give results and detect the disease in three to five minutes especially to ...and more »

  • 19 June

    Two Tanzanian energy tycoons charged over graft scandal – eNCA

    eNCATwo Tanzanian energy tycoons charged over graft scandaleNCAJames Rugemalira and Harbinder Singh Seth, who were charged Monday with economic crimes, were co-owners of the Independent Power Tanzania Limited (IPTL) power company which had a contract to supply electricity to the state-owned energy provider ...and more »

  • 19 June

    Tanzania to conduct special ecological evaluation in Lake Tanganyika

    Tanzania on Monday pledged to conduct a special ecological evaluation in Lake Tanganyika, amid media reports that the lake is under serious environmental degradation. Isaac Kamwerwe, Tanzania's Deputy Minister for Water and Irrigation made the pledge when speaking in the country's capital Dodoma, when he was responding to question by Nkasi North

  • 19 June

    Tanzania’s Tinga Tinga style, the African version of velvet Elvises,…

    "What color do you want him?" Mwatatu Swathe, our tour guide for the day, asked. "Blue? Green? It's Tinga Tinga.

  • 19 June

    Editor of Banned ‘Mawio’ Fears for His Life

    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The owner and editor-in-chief of banned weekly Mawio said yesterday that he had received threatening phone calls.

  • 19 June

    Fake Doctor Nabbed At Muhimbili National Hospital

    [Citizen] A man who pretended to be a doctor at Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) has been apprehended by the hospital guards on Monday morning. The man, identified as Abdala Juma (30), was found speaking to relatives of a patient who was in need of blood transfusion.

  • 18 June

    In Tanzania : In a haven island albinos have found their voice – Pulse Nigeria

    In Tanzania : In a haven island albinos have found their voicePulse NigeriaFor many albinos in Tanzania, Ukerewe Island in Tanzania, the largest inland island in Africa, is host to many albinos who were kicked out from their families or didn't want to end up dead for ritual purposes. The number of albino communities in this ...

  • 18 June

    Editor of suspended Tanzania paper ‘threatened’ – News24

    News24Editor of suspended Tanzania paper 'threatened'News24Nairobi - The editor-in-chief of a Tanzanian newspaper suspended last week after linking two former presidents to controversial mining contracts said he has since faced threatening anonymous phone calls. Tanzania's information ministry on Thursday ...Tanzania Imposes Two-Year Publishing Ban On Newspaper​AllAfrica.comall 2 news articles »