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Tanzania woos Nigerian investors

Dr Benson Alfred Bana, Tanzanian High Commissioner to Nigeria, has urged Nigerian investors and businesses to consider investing in Tanzania, whose GDP was projected at 5.8 per cent in 2022.

Tanzania, Nigeria to strengthen trade ties

Dr Benson Bana, Tanzanian High Commissioner to Nigeria, has pledged his government’s commitment to boost the volume of trade with Nigeria to promote intra-Africa trade.

Samia Suluhu Hassan Tanzania’s first female president sworn-in

Tanzania’s first female president, Samia Suluhu Hassan has been sworn in, following the death of John Mpobe Magafuli

Samia Suluhu Hassan becomes Tanzania’s first female president

Samia Suluhu Hasssan becomes from today Tanzania's new president, following the death of President John Magufuli on Wednesday.

Tanzanian President John Magufuli is dead

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli, has died aged 61 of heart disease, Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan, his successor says

Tanzanian officials speak on President Magufuli’s health

Tanzania's President John Magufuli is in good health and working normally, two officials said on Friday in response to reports he has been hospitalised in India with COVID-19

President Magufuli COVID-19 doubter comatose with virus, flown to India

Tanzania's President John Magufuli, an avowed COVID-19 doubter is comatose in India, hit by COVID-19, main opposition leader, Tundu Lissu disclosed today.

OPEC Fund loans $50m to Tanzania for poverty alleviation

The OPEC Fund for International Development has signed a US$50 million loan with Tanzania to finance the ‘Fourth Tanzania Poverty Reduction Project’.

Tanzania suspends ports officials over theft of public funds

Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa has suspended two senior officials with the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) over misuse of funds

Tanzania’s president swears in Majaliwa as Prime Minister

Tanzanian President, John Magufuli, on Monday, swore in Kassim Majaliwa as Prime Minister of the country to serve for the second five year-term.

‘Bulldozer’ Magufuli begins second term in Tanzania

John Magufuli, nicknamed the Bulldozer, was sworn in Thursday for his second term as president of Tanzania after a landslide election victory dismissed by the political opposition as a sham.

John Magufuli pledges more work after receiving certificate of election

Tanzania's President-elect John Magufuli pledges to work harder and serve all Tanzanians, irrespective of tribe or political affiliation

Tanzanian President Magufuli wins re-election with landslide

Tanzanian President John Magufuli claimed 84 percent of votes cast in Wednesday's election, to post a resounding victory, which the opposition quickly denounced as fraudulent.

Tanzania blocks internet, Twitter as voting opens

Tanzanians are voting today in a general election, amid reports of internet shutdown and non-accreditation of thousands of election monitors.

Tanzania to combat cannabis farming

The Tanzania Forest Service Agency (TFS) on Wednesday pledged to crack down on cannabis growers in the East African nation's forests.

Magufuli’s challengers emerge for October poll

Tundu Lissu, a politician who survived being shot 16 times in an apparent assassination attempt has emerged one of the three challengers of Tanzania’s President John Magufuli in the October elections.

Torrential rains sweep away 60 houses

Flash floods caused by ongoing torrential rains in Tanzania have swept away over 60 houses, officials said on Sunday.

Tanzania gets $450m AfDB loan for airport, roads in Dodoma

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a 455 million U.S. dollars loan to Tanzania for the construction of a new airport and ring roads in the new capital Dodoma, a Tanzanian government statement said on Wednesday.

WHO accuses Tanzania of hoarding information on Ebola

Tanzania has declined to provide detailed information on suspected Ebola cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said.

7 officials axed for embezzling $567,000, ordered to refund in 3 days

Tanzanian Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa, on Sunday suspended seven public officials in Morogoro region over embezzlement of 1.3 billion Tanzanian shillings ($567,000), a statement said.

Tourism: S/Africa offers 9 black rhinos to Tanzania

Tanzanian authorities received nine black rhinos offered by South African authorities to improve the East African country’s tourism.

60 burnt to death in Tanzania’s fuel tanker explosion

A fuel tanker exploded in eastern Tanzania on Saturday killing at least 60 people, authorities said, as flames ripped through a crowd that had gathered to siphon petrol from it.

Arrest of journalist: UK, US urge Tanzania to respect “due process”

As a result of the arrest and arraignment of a freelance investigative journalist in Tanzania, Erick Kabendera, both the United Kingdom and United States have urged the authorities in the country on Friday to guarantee due process of law in the case.

Court Papers: Journalist charged with money laundering, tax evasion

An investigative journalist in Tanzania has been charged with money laundering, tax evasion and assisting a criminal racket, according to a court document, charges his lawyer said were politically motivated.

Kenya end Amunike’s Tanzania AFCON dream with 3-2 win

Kenya came from behind to beat Emmanuel Amunike's Tanzania 3-2 to end their African Cup of Nation's dream.

Nigerian Ugbechi jailed 30 years in Tanzania for drugs

Tanzania's High Court for Economic Corruption and Organized Crime Division has sentenced Nigerian, Christian Ugbechi to 30 years imprisonment for trafficking in 56 pellets of Heroin Hydrochloride, narcotic drugs, weighing 947.57 grams.

AFCON: Emmanuel Amuneke reveals Tanzania’s 23-man squad

Tanzania coach Emmanuel Amuneke has unveiled his final 23-man squad for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt.The Nigerian tactician has dropped nine...

10% of Tanzanians are obese – Official

Tanzania’s deputy health minister on Tuesday described obesity as one of the leading health concerns in the east African nation.

Tanzania Govt. reinstates over 4,000 sacked public servants – Official

A senior Tanzanian government official told the parliament on Monday that 4,160 public servants out of 9,900 who the government sacked in 2017 over...

U-17 AFCON: Golden Eaglets beat Tanzania in 9-goal thriller

The Golden Eaglets of Nigerian have begun their quest for a third continental title at the 2019 U-17 Africa Cup of Nations on a bright note on Sunday as they beat host Tanzania 5-4.

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