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Iran Determined To Enhance Ties With LatAm States: Foreign Minister Zarif.

Iran Determined To Enhance Ties With LatAm States: Foreign Minister Zarif.

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the promotion of diplomatic and economic relations with Latin American countries is among the Islamic Republic’s fundamental policies. “The Islamic Republic of Iran has had strong and age-old relations with the Americas and Latin American states and is determined to expand its relations with and political and economic [&hellip

Daqarro Picked Arusha DC.

Daqarro Picked Arusha DC.

President John Magufuli has appointed Gabriel Daqarro as Arusha District Commissioner (DC) to fill the post left vacant by Mr Mrisho Gambo, who is now regional commissioner (Arusha). Dr Magufuli said in a press statement issued by the Directorate of Presidential Communications in Dar es Salaam today that the appointment is effective from today. Last [&hellip

Ndugai To Seek Greater Harmony In The House.

Ndugai To Seek Greater Harmony In The House.

National Assembly Speaker Job Ndugai has sought harmony and end to animosity that has been going on among MPs regardless of their political affiliation. Speaking after his arrival in Dodoma yesterday since his return from India where he went for treatment, Mr Ndugai said he would prefer to see unity, harmony and peace prevailing among [&hellip

Simbu Narrowly Misses Medal In Rio.

Simbu Narrowly Misses Medal In Rio.

Tanzania narrowly missed a medal in the Rio Olympic Games after its runner Alphonce Felix Simbu finished fifth overall in a gruelling 42km Marathon race held yesterday in Rio de Janeiro. The Tanzanian defied weather threat and tough challenge to finish behind Ghirmay Ghebreslassie of Eritrea, Gelen Rup of US, Feyisa Lilesa of Ethiopia and [&hellip

Ghost Pupil Chase Catches 599 At Six Schools In Ilala District.

Ghost Pupil Chase Catches 599 At Six Schools In Ilala District.

A total of 599 ghost pupils have been discovered at six primary schools in Ilala, Dar es Salaam Region, hence necessitating a fresh verification in all 99 schools in the district. District Commissioner Ms Sophia Mjema said over the weekend that she has directed education officers and head teachers to conduct another verification to establish [&hellip

Mavugo, Kichuya Steer Simba Win.

Mavugo, Kichuya Steer Simba Win.

Simba SC kicked off Vodacom Premier League (VPL) 2016/17 season campaign promisingly, with a 3-1 victory over Ndanda FC in an entertaining opener at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam . Newly signed players – Burundian ace striker Laudit Mavugo, Ivorian Fredrick Blagnon and slippery winger, Shiza Kichuya scored goal apiece, while Omar Mponda, [&hellip

Stylish Boys See Off SA.

Stylish Boys See Off SA.

Tanzania’s U-17 men’s national team, Serengeti Boys, sealed a place in the final qualifying round of the African Youth Championships with a thrilling 2-0 win over South Africa’s Amajimbos at Azam Complex in Dar es Salaam. Goals by Mohamed Abdallah and Muhsin Makame in either half wrapped up a 3-1 win on aggregate for Bakari [&hellip

Intelligence Boss Othman Retires.

Intelligence Boss Othman Retires.

The Director of Tanzania Intelligence and Security Services (TISS), Mr Rashid Othman, has officially retired from public service. Mr Othman’s retirement is effective from last Friday (August 19), after his three-year contract extension expired. Former President Jakaya Kikwete had extended the TISS chief’s contract after reaching the mandatory retirement age. He retired in 2013 and [&hellip

Indian forces kill young man in Kashmir

Indian forces kill young man in Kashmir

Indian forces have killed a pro-independence protester in Indian-controlled Kashmir, officials say. The young man was hit by a tear gas canister in his chest in the clashes with Indian police in Srinagar, the disputed region’s main city, on Sunday, but succumbed to his wounds later at a hospital, a police official said on condition [&hellip

Hegemonic powers not opposed to secular Islam

Hegemonic powers not opposed to secular Islam

Leader of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has said that enemies of Muslim nations have no hostility towards a “secular” version of Islam, based on which religion has no role in sociopolitical affairs. In a Sunday meeting with a group of clerics and prayer leaders in Tehran on the occasion of World Mosque [&hellip