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Govt Loses 23bn/- In Bad Contracts.

Govt Loses 23bn/- In Bad Contracts.

The Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (PPRA) has released its annual procurement audit report for the financial year 2015/2016, which has uncovered massive irregularities in the management of contracts by various Procurement Entities (PEs), occasioning losses to the government amounting to 23.4bn/-. The Public Procurement watchdog carried out procurement audits and verification audits in 70 PEs [&hellip

Anxiety At Whiff Of Dar Derby.

Anxiety At Whiff Of Dar Derby.

The fever that gripped football fans ahead of the Dar es Salaam derby will either go up or healed today at the National Stadium when Young Africans host traditional rivals Simba. The epic encounter will offer clues about how the two teams will fare this season and nothing more. The eagerly awaited derby has come [&hellip

Tazara Flyover Work On Good Footing.

Tazara Flyover Work On Good Footing.

The Minister for Works, Transport and Communication, Prof Makame Mbarawa, has called upon the contractor of the long awaited Tazara flyover to fast-track the project aimed at eliminating congestion in Dar es Salaam. Prof Mbarawa made the call in the city yesterday during his tour of the project at the junction of Nelson Mandela Expressway [&hellip

Majaliwa Officially Moves To Dodoma.

Majaliwa Officially Moves To Dodoma.

The Prime Minister, Mr Kassim Majaliwa shifted to Dodoma officially yesterday as part of implementation of the government’s decision to move to the country’s capital. In his keynote address to the CCM National Congress after he was elected the party’s National Chairman, President John Magufuli had told delegates that before the end of his first [&hellip

Chadema’s Countrywide Rallies Suspended.

Chadema’s Countrywide Rallies Suspended.

Chama Cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (CHADEMA) yesterday announced a fresh suspension of their countrywide rallies that they had planned to carry out today till further notice. The Party’s National Chairman, Mr Freeman Mbowe, told a press conference in Dar es Salaam yesterday that the party is instead planning for other procedures to push up their [&hellip

Bahrainis slam Al Khalifah’s tribute to ex-Israeli president Peres

Bahrainis slam Al Khalifah’s tribute to ex-Israeli president Peres

Dozens of people have held a rally in Bahrain to condemn the kingdom’s foreign minister over paying tribute to former Israeli president Shimon Peres, who died earlier this week after spending almost a fortnight in a medically induced coma following a major stroke. The demonstrators took to the streets in the northwestern village of Diraz, [&hellip

Meeting US Military Bases in Persian Gulf Arab States

Meeting US Military Bases in Persian Gulf Arab States

Alwaght- The US’ establishment of military bases around the world and particularly in West Asia following the Cold War and also Soviet Union collapse is one of the most important Washington’s instruments to create hegemony and save it internationally. The US military bases especially in West Asia played a key role in preserving the US [&hellip

Strategies to End Syria’s Crisis

Strategies to End Syria’s Crisis

Alwaght-The crisis in Syria is proving complex even to countries such as the US which had reckoned the ouster of President Bashar Assad would be easy and fast. The latest ceasefire in Syria collapsed with US, the Israeli and Saudi regimes being the major stumbling blocks to peace in the war torn country. There is [&hellip

‘Reprieve’ accuses UK Foreign Office of training Bahrain forces

‘Reprieve’ accuses UK Foreign Office of training Bahrain forces

International human rights organization ‘Reprieve’ has accused the UK Foreign Office of running a program to train Bahraini forces, who it says are systematically torturing and abusing regime opponents. According to Press TV, Reprieve published a report on Thursday calling on Northern Ireland Co-operation Overseas (NI-CO) to immediately suspend its contract with Bahrain to train [&hellip

Syrian forces in fierce battles with militants in Aleppo

Syrian forces in fierce battles with militants in Aleppo

Syrian government troops have engaged in fierce clashes with foreign-backed militants in Aleppo, as they continue their push to recapture the terrorist-held districts of the key town. Army soldiers managed to fully clear the Handarat refugee camp of militants and recaptured nearby Kindi Hospital north of Aleppo on Friday morning, according to Lebanon-based al-Manar television. [&hellip