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Stone Town, Tanzania - September 9, 2015: View on typical narrow Stone Town street with souvenir shops on Zanzibar island. Man is sitting on a small chair in front of his shop. Bikes and motors are parked on the street.Typical buildings with Arabic and Indian influance.

Tanzania’s police chief vows to fight new wave of gang crimes

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Tanzania's Inspector General of Police Simon Sirro on Saturday vowed to fight what he described as a new wave of gang crimes. ...
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Tanzanian minister raises alarm over destruction of water catchments

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A Tanzanian minister on Thursday raised the alarm in parliament over unprecedented destruction of water catchments in the country, saying the malpractice could cause...
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Tanzania starts to deal with taxation hurdles

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Tanzanian authorities on Saturday began addressing taxation hurdles that had been forcing some business people to close their businesses and move to other countries. Mwigulu...
President Samia Suluhu Hassan

Tanzania president suspends port authority chief for alleged graft

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dpa/GNA - President Samia Suluhu Hassan Sunday has suspended the director general of the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) over alleged embezzlement of 1.55...
Samia Suluhu Hassan

Tanzania swears in new president after Magufuli’s sudden death

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dpa/GNA – Samia Suluhu Hassan was sworn in as Tanzania's first female president on Friday, two days after the government announced late president...
Tanzanian President John Magufuli

Tanzanian government denies rumors that president ill with Covid-19

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dpa/GNA - The Tanzanian government on Friday assured citizens that President John Magufuli was doing well, after days of unconfirmed reports that he...
A local tour guide holds a handfull of dead desert locusts after an invasion in Shaba National Reserve in Isiolo, northern Kenya, 16 January 2020 (issued 18 January 2020). Large swarms of desert locusts have been invading northern Kenya for weeks, after having infested some 70,000 hectares of land in Somalia which the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has termed the 'worst situation in 25 years' in the Horn of Africa. FAO cautioned on 13 January 2020 that it poses an 'unprecedented threat' to food security and livelihoods in the region. The government is spraying pesticide in the affected areas to battle the insects. EPA/Daniel Irungu

Tanzania succeeds in stopping locust invasion

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Tanzania has succeeded in eliminating all locusts that invaded the country from neighboring Kenya, a cabinet minister said on Tuesday. The Minister...
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Tanzania to translate over 400 laws into Kiswahili

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Tanzania's Ministry of Constitutional and Legal Affairs (MoCLA) has given guidelines to all government ministries and institutions over the translation of 450 laws from...
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Tanzania arrests 135 immigrants over illegal fishing

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Tanzanian immigration authorities said on Thursday 135 illegal immigrants were arrested over illegal fishing in Lake Tanganyika. Augustine Malembo, an officer with...
Othman Masoud Othman

Tanzania’s Zanzibar president appoints new First Vice-President

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Tanzania's Zanzibar President Hussein Ali Mwinyi on Monday appointed Othman Masoud Othman Sharif as new First Vice-President. The appointment of Sharif was...
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Tanzanian police arrest four over spreading COVID-19 misinformation

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Tanzanian police said on Monday they have arrested four people in connection with disseminating false information on deaths caused by COVID-19, leaving the public...
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Four children killed by lightning strike in southern Tanzania

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At least four children, three of whom were from the same family, have been killed after they were hit by lightning in Tanzania's southern...
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Mobile phone operators in trouble over poor service in Tanzania

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Tanzania's telecommunications regulator on Wednesday imposed fines amounting to 38.1 billion Tanzanian shillings (about 16 million U.S. dollars) for what it described as poor...
Seif Sharif Hamad

Tanzania’s Zanzibar First Vice-President Hamad dies at age 77

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Tanzania's Zanzibar First Vice-President Seif Sharif Hamad died on Wednesday at the Muhimbili National Hospital where he was admitted for treatment. Zanzibar President Hussein Ali...
Uhuru Kenyatta

AU chalks huge success in combating malaria amidst the COVID-19 pandemic

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Launches initiative to engage youth and a new digital platform for data-driven malaria responses on the continent President Uhuru Kenyatta, chair of the African...
Farming

Tanzania cancels key annual agricultural show to fund farming extension services

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Tanzanian authorities on Wednesday announced cancellation of this year's Nane Nane National Agricultural Exhibitions, saying funds for running the exhibitions will be used to...
elephants

Stray elephants storm villages and destroy crops in southern Tanzania

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A Tanzanian Member of Parliament (MP) told the National Assembly Monday that stray elephants were causing devastation in parts of the country's southern villages. ...
Locals wear face masks as a preventive measure against coronavirus, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, April 20, 2020. Tanzanian health authorities on Monday announced 84 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in three days, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 254 from 170 reported on Friday last week. (Xinhua)

Tanzanian health authorities refute reports on outbreak of strange disease

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Tanzanian health authorities on Sunday refuted local media reports on an outbreak of a strange disease in the country's southern highlands that has already...
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Tanzanian authorities arrest 46 illegal immigrants

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At least 46 Ethiopian illegal immigrants have been arrested in eastern Tanzania, immigration authorities said on Friday. Angela Shija, a senior immigration...
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Tanzania and Oman sign pact on ports master plan development

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Tanzania's Zanzibar and the Oman Investment Authority on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding aimed at implementing a ports master plan development along the...
pigs

Number of pigs killed by African swine fever in Tanzania rises to 1,155

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The number of pigs killed by the African swine fever in northern Tanzania has risen from 500 to 1,155, an official has said Hezron Nonga,...
European Union

EU pledges continued support for Tanzania’s investment drive

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The European Union (EU) has pledged continued support to Tanzania's efforts aimed at improving the investment environment in the east African nation, a statement...
Locals wear face masks as a preventive measure against coronavirus, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, April 20, 2020. Tanzanian health authorities on Monday announced 84 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in three days, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 254 from 170 reported on Friday last week. (Xinhua)

Tanzania warns immigration officials against facilitating illegal immigrants

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Tanzanian authorities warned on Sunday they will take punitive measures against immigration officials who facilitate illegal immigrants to gain entry in the east African...
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Game rangers charged in Tanzanian over facilitating invasion of protected area

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Three Tanzanian game rangers, six farmers and a village leader were on Friday charged with invading the Kilombero game-controlled area, posing a threat to...
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Tanzanian leader pledges support to Zanzibar’s Government of National Unity

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Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Thursday pledged support for Zanzibar's newly formed Government of National Unity (GNU) that looked forward to making the archipelago...
Tanzanian President John Magufuli

Tanzania, and Mozambique pledge to strengthen economic, trade ties

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Tanzanian and Mozambican leaders on Monday pledged to strengthen economic, trade and security cooperation between the two neighboring countries. Tanzanian President John Magufuli and his...
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Tanzania suspends private television station over airing offensive content

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The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) on Tuesday suspended a private entertainment television station Wasafi for six months after it aired offensive content. ...
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JUST IN: Train accident kills 3 in central Tanzania

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Three people were killed and 66 others injured after a passenger train derailed in central Tanzania on Saturday evening, said the Tanzania Railways Corporation...
Kassim Majaliwa

Tanzanian PM suspends senior ports officials over misuse of funds

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Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa on Sunday suspended two senior officials with the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) and ordered thorough auditing of five ports...
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At least 4 injured as Tanzania’s Zanzibar landmark historic building collapses

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At least four people were injured on Friday when a section of Tanzania's Zanzibar historic landmark building collapsed. The four, part of...