Category: Local News

Magufuli To Launch Five Major Factories In Coast Region Tour.

Magufuli To Launch Five Major Factories In Coast Region Tour.

Dar es Salaam. President John Magufuli will tomorrow start a three days tour in coastal Region, a State House Statement has said. The Directorate of the State House said through a press statement that, the President will use the tour to launch five factories including Global Packaging Co.Ltd, tractors factory called Ursus-TAMCO Co. Ltd and [&hellip

​Kiswahili Stressed As PM Launches New Dictionary.

​Kiswahili Stressed As PM Launches New Dictionary.

Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa yesterday challenged Kiswahili students to embrace the language as a money minting opportunity, saying the government is committed to promote it as a major medium of communication in its national and international activities. “We have resolved to have firm infrastructure to support availability of Kiswahili interpreters and teachers for increasing demand, [&hellip

​Escrow Monster Resurfaces.

​Escrow Monster Resurfaces.

Arraignment of the two alleged key players in the infamous 306bn/- Tegeta escrow account scandal at the Kisutu Resident Court yesterday, resonates with eight of the resolutions reached by the National Assembly way back November 2014. The two, the Director of VIP Engineering and Marketing Mr James Rugemalira and Mr Harbinder Singh Sethi of Pan [&hellip

Boy (6) Creates Computer Game.

Boy (6) Creates Computer Game.

The six-year-old child, Ethan Yona, a first grader, launched an android app that features a superhero character called Ethan Man who talks about his ambitions. He launched the App at Jakata Kikwete play ground at Kidongo Chekundu during celebrations to mark the Day of the African Child. The character that is based on himself is [&hellip

Wildlife In New Lease Of Life – Maghembe.

Wildlife In New Lease Of Life – Maghembe.

A Commitee of six led by the Rector of the College of African Wildlife Management Mweka, Prof. Jafari Kidegesho, is currently working on how best to merge the variety of institutions charged with wildlife conservation into a single entity in order to trim down operational costs and enhance efficiency. The team is now conducting discussions [&hellip

Parliament Resumes Today, 2017/18 Budget Leads.

Parliament Resumes Today, 2017/18 Budget Leads.

The National Assembly resumes here this morning after a weekend in recess, with legislators finalising debate on the 2017/18 national budget estimates. After the question-answer session in the morning, Members of Parliament (MPs) will debate the 31.7tri/- revenue and expenditure plan, which Finance and Planning Minister, Philip Mpango unveiled here on June 8th the other [&hellip

Fair Casts Students’ Job Net Wider.

Fair Casts Students’ Job Net Wider.

The VP said that the second season goes a long way to further government’s efforts in eradicating unemployment, which is the problem that faces graduates. The event brought together over 120 Chinese investments, local and international enterprises to meet and recruit university graduates from various academic disciplines. She said the job fair also acts as [&hellip

​VP: Expose Child Sexual Predators.

​VP: Expose Child Sexual Predators.

Vice-President Samia Suluhu Hassan has ordered the public to expose individuals who involve themselves in child sexual abuse and mistreatment, so that legal measures can be instituted against them. The Vice-President gave the order in Dar es Salaam, yesterday, following reports that acts of child sexual abuse and mistreatment were becoming rampant in certain communities [&hellip

…Bunge Passes Resolution To Rally Behind Magufuli.

…Bunge Passes Resolution To Rally Behind Magufuli.

Members of Parliament (MPs) yesterday passed a resolution to commend President John Magufuli for his efforts, daring and high level of patriotism in helping Tanzanians to benefit from their nationally endowed natural resources. Reading the resolution in the House here, Newala Urban MP George Mkuchika assured the President that the National Assembly is available to [&hellip

Govt clips sand suspects’ wings.

Govt clips sand suspects’ wings.

The State has slapped a travel ban on all former government officials mentioned in the second report on export of copper concentrates presented to President John Magufuli on Monday. The Minister for Home Affairs, Mr Mwigulu Nchemba, wrote on his instagram page on Monday evening saying: “There is no patriotism that exceeds protection of national [&hellip