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Private Sector Nods To Dodoma.

Private Sector Nods To Dodoma.

The government has been challenged to prepare clear-cut strategies that will enable the private sector to come up with an appropriate business plan on how to tap the emerging potential in the form of the move to Dodoma, the new capital designate. Both the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TSPF) and an economist from the Confederation [&hellip

Saudi Troops Shot Dead by Yemeni Snipers.

Saudi Troops Shot Dead by Yemeni Snipers.

Alwaght- Five Saudi border guards were killed in retaliatory attacks launched by Yemeni forces backed by allied Popular Committees. The troops were killed by Yemeni sniper fire in two separate attacks on the Saudi borders regions of Raboah and Khobah on Wednesday, Tehran PressTV reported. Earlier, Yemeni forces launched a ballistic missile at a Saudi-led [&hellip

Congo’s Etienne Tshisekedi returns home.

Congo’s Etienne Tshisekedi returns home.

Congo’s veteran opposition chief Etienne Tshisekedi returned home after a two-year absence to a warm welcome from large crowds Wednesday as the mineral-rich African nation heads into fresh turbulence. Thousands of supporters sporting Tshisekedi T-shirts and waving party flags who had gathered at the airport flanked his motorcade as it crawled its way into the [&hellip

Iran, Pakistan Vow To Boost Security Cooperation.

Iran, Pakistan Vow To Boost Security Cooperation.

Iran and Pakistan have released a joint security statement focused on increasing their decisive cooperation in the battle against terrorism and extremism. According to Press TV, the statement was released on the last day of visit by Pakistani National Security Adviser Naseer Khan Janjua to Iran on Wednesday. Janjua arrived in Tehran on Monday following [&hellip

Zimbabwe President Mugabe Warns Dissenting War Veterans.

Zimbabwe President Mugabe Warns Dissenting War Veterans.

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has threatened to punish those war veterans who last week said they were withdrawing their backing for him. At a rally of his Zanu-PF party supporters and veterans who remain loyal to him, Mr Mugabe also urged the veterans to choose new leaders. He blamed the West for splits in the [&hellip

Yanga Strives To Restore Pride.

Yanga Strives To Restore Pride.

Fight for pride restoration is a new task for Tanzanian envoys in CAF Confederation Cup, Young Africans after a 1-3 defeat to Medeama in Secondi-Takoradi, Ghana on Tuesday. With only one point from four games, Yanga are almost out of the running for the last four in their Group A pool. Yanga head coach, Hans [&hellip

Ban On Political Rallies Still Stands – Police.

Ban On Political Rallies Still Stands – Police.

Police have maintained their stand to ban all public meetings indefinitely as CHADEMA yesterday declared its intention to go ahead with plans to hold nationwide rallies on September 1. CHADEMA have said they intend to hold the rallies to denounce what the party termed as violation of principles of good governance by the government. The [&hellip

Over 1,580 Lives Lost In Road Carnage.

Over 1,580 Lives Lost In Road Carnage.

Road accidents in Tanzania have claimed 1,580 lives between January and June this year, whereas 4,459 injuries were reported from 5,152 accidents countrywide, the Chief Traffic Police Commander Mohammed Mpinga revealed yesterday. “During the period, some 1,279 men and 301 women, respectively lost their lives,” Commander Mpinga said in Dar es Salaam yesterday during the [&hellip

Iringa Policeman Jailed 15 Years For Mwangosi Killing.

Iringa Policeman Jailed 15 Years For Mwangosi Killing.

Pacificius Cleophace Simon (27), the policeman accused of killing a Channel Ten Television correspondent, David Mwangosi, was yesterday sentenced to 15 years imprisonment at the High Court of Iringa on conviction for manslaughter. Simon appeared for the first time before the court on September 12, 2012, charged with the murder of Mwangosi, who was on [&hellip

What Three Levels of US Diplomacy in West Asia?

What Three Levels of US Diplomacy in West Asia?

Alwaght- These days’ developments of West Asia region are indicating an array of different and in some cases conflicting policies of the US-led imperialism. In Bahrain, for example, the country’s conditions went tense after the regime revoked citizenship of the top Shiite cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim, making the popular protests hitting their climax. The [&hellip