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Magufuli Funds’ Conmen Reprimanded.

Magufuli Funds’ Conmen Reprimanded.

The government has warned a ring of conmen who solicit money from villagers seeking to form community groups in exchange for President John Magufuli’s 50m/- monthly bonus promise to every village. Initially, President Magufuli announced the funds will be disbursed shortly after he took over power from President Jakaya Kikwete but later it was resolved [&hellip

Jeshi Stars Crowned Volleyball Champs.

Jeshi Stars Crowned Volleyball Champs.

Jeshi Stars came from two sets down to beat arch-rivals Tanzania Prisons by 3-2 sets to claim the 2016 National Volleyball Club Championship at Filbert Bayi Multi-Sports Complex, Kibaha, Coast Region over the weekend. Highly disciplined Jeshi Stars, who went to the tournament as Dar es Salaam Champions, started the exciting final match with a [&hellip

Yanga Sign Off With Loss.

Yanga Sign Off With Loss.

Tanzanian envoys Young Africans signed off their CAF Confederations Cup campaign with 3-1 defeat from hosts TP Mazembe in thrilling encounter held in Lubumbashi yesterday. The result means that the Congolese giants, who had already sealed a semi-final berth, finished the group campaign with 13 points while Young Africans remained glued at the bottom with [&hellip

ARVs Now For Any CD4 Count.

ARVs Now For Any CD4 Count.

People living with HIV would from October start anti-retroviral treatment straightaway given any CD4 cell count upon testing, the government has announced. This comes after the World Health Organisation (WHO) had given new directives last year that anyone found HIV-positive must immediately be put on the life-long medications regardless of their CD4 count. The government [&hellip

Turkey says will support operation to free Syria’s Jarabulus

Turkey says will support operation to free Syria’s Jarabulus

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu says Ankara will support an operation aimed at liberating a Syrian border town from the Tafkiri Daesh terrorists. Cavusoglu told reporters on Tuesday that the offensive to retake Jarabulus has been very important for Turkey’s security. “We will provide all kinds of support to the Jarabulus operation,” the Turkish foreign [&hellip

Report Fake NEEC Officials, Beng’i Urges Tanzanians.

Report Fake NEEC Officials, Beng’i Urges Tanzanians.

The National Economic Empowerment Council (NEEC) has strongly warned individuals and institutions swindling money from citizens purporting to help them meet requirements needed to get 50m/- for every village promised by the Fifth Phase Government. The NEEC Executive Secretary, Ms Beng’i Issa, told journalists yesterday in Dar es Salaam that stern measures will be taken [&hellip

Wife Decides To Set Ablaze House In Retaliation.

Wife Decides To Set Ablaze House In Retaliation.

She woke up in the early hours of Sunday morning, armed with a container of gasoline she used to set ablaze an entire block comprising of residential units as well as retail stores in Lemara Ward, South of Arusha City. Ms Victoria Wenga, however, was apprehended by nearby residents before she could escape from the [&hellip

John Kerry Calls for Speedy Deployment of South Sudan Protection Force.

John Kerry Calls for Speedy Deployment of South Sudan Protection Force.

A new protection force intended for South Sudan that was authorized by the United Nations this month needs to be deployed there as soon as possible to safeguard civilians, especially women and girls, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Monday. “We need to move forward,” Mr. Kerry said, calling South Sudan’s ethnically based conflict, [&hellip

Cuba Eyes Iran’s Trade To Fight US Sanctions.

Cuba Eyes Iran’s Trade To Fight US Sanctions.

Cuba says US sanctions on the Latin American country and Iran have opened a common ground for the two countries to forge special trade ties. According to Press TV, on Monday, Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif was in Havana where he met Cuban leaders, including President Raul Castro in what they described a new [&hellip

Iranian FM Lands In Nicaragua.

Iranian FM Lands In Nicaragua.

Mohammad Javad Zarif, in the second leg of his Latin American tour, arrived in the capital city of Managua on Tuesday morning Tehran local time. Foreign Minister of Iran was welcomed by two top-ranking officials of the Nicaraguan government upon his first arrival in the Augusto C. Sandino International Airport. The Iranian official is slated [&hellip