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100 Feared Dead As Boat Sinks In Mediterranean.

100 Feared Dead As Boat Sinks In Mediterranean.

The Libyan navy said on Wednesday that some 100 migrants are missing at sea and feared dead while the coast guard rescued at least 279 others off the coast of Libya. The migrants, mostly Africans, had embarked on the perilous trip across the Mediterranean onboard several vessels and the survivors were found on Tuesday. Those [&hellip

Zarif, Lavrov discuss implementation of Iran nuclear deal in Moscow.

Zarif, Lavrov discuss implementation of Iran nuclear deal in Moscow.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has lauded Russia’s role in the conclusion and implementation of the Iran nuclear deal, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action. Zarif made the remarks during a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in Moscow on Wednesday. He said that Iran, Russia and other parties to the [&hellip

Fresh Breath As MNH Inpatients Move To New Facility At Mloganzila Campus.

Fresh Breath As MNH Inpatients Move To New Facility At Mloganzila Campus.

The Muhimbili National Hospital has begun moving some of its inpatients to the new teaching Mloganzila campus of Health and Allied Services on the outskirts of Dar es Salaam. The hospital’s head of Communication, Mr Aminiel Aligaesha says the move follows last year’s directive by Presidemnt John Magufuli to that effect, whose implementation started from [&hellip

You Made My Day, Thank You: Lowassa Tells Magufuli.

You Made My Day, Thank You: Lowassa Tells Magufuli.

President John Magufuli, for the first time since he was elected, met former premier Edward Lowassa –his closest challenger in the 2015 polls. They met at the Dar es Salaam’s State House with Mr Lowassa pouring praise on Dr Magufuli’s administration. “I’m so happy for this golden opportunity, we have held talks on various issues [&hellip

Watford 2 Manchester United 4.

Watford 2 Manchester United 4.

Manchester United turned on the style on Tuesday night with an impressive 4-2 win at Watford in the Premier League. The rampaging Reds struck four times in a game for the eighth time so far this season and kept up the pressure on leaders Manchester City at the top of the table in a breathless [&hellip

Mugabe birthday declared national holiday.

Mugabe birthday declared national holiday.

The 21st of February has been gazetted as Robert Gabriel Mugabe National Youth Day, hence a former president Robert Mugabe’s birthday is a public holiday. According to The Herald, the notice is contained in Statutory Instrument 143 published in the Government Gazette on Friday. “His Excellency the President, in terms of Section 2(2) of the [&hellip

Burundi Crisis Taxing Brains.

Burundi Crisis Taxing Brains.

The Facilitator of the Inter-Burundi Dialogue, ex-Tanzanian President Benjamin William Mkapa, set in motion the 4th Inter-Burundi Dialogue Session in Arusha yesterday, in which a total of 32 political parties that are active in Burundi are participating. The initiative will stretch for two weeks up to 8th of December. The important sessions will be allinclusive, [&hellip

VP Samia Represents Magufuli In Uhuru Swearing In Ceremony.

VP Samia Represents Magufuli In Uhuru Swearing In Ceremony.

Vice President Samia Suluhu has represented President John Magufuli in President Uhuru Kenyatta’s swearing in ceremony at Kasarani in Nairobi, Kenya. State House statement issued on Tuesday morning says the VP Samia who is accompanied by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr Suzan Kolimba, was welcomed by Kenyan Ambassador Robinson Githae and Tanzanian ambassador to [&hellip

JPM bursts on vehicle import scam.

JPM bursts on vehicle import scam.

President John Magufuli yesterday issued a seven-day ultimatum to three public institutions to clear uncertainties over the 100 ambulances and police vehicles stranded at the Dar es Salaam port since 2015. The Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA), Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) and the Police Force had tough time yesterday as they came under strong reproof over [&hellip

Magufuli to attend Kenyatta’s swearing-in ceremony.

Magufuli to attend Kenyatta’s swearing-in ceremony.

President John Magufuli will attend the swearing-in ceremony of Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta pencilled for next week at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi. According to a statement issued by the Director of Tanzania Information Services and Chief Government Spokesperson, Dr Hassan Abbasi, yesterday, the swearing-in ceremony will be held next Tuesday. Information [&hellip