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Kinondoni to Have Solid Waste Plant.

Kinondoni to Have Solid Waste Plant.

    The municipality of Kinondoni in Dar es Salaam will start next month the construction of a waste compost plant at Mabwepande to facilitate easy collection of solid waste. Under the programme, compost works will be funded by the Council, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development and the City of Hamburg. [&hellip

Samatta’s Move to Genk Blessed

Samatta’s Move to Genk Blessed

    Eventually, TP Mazembe owner, Moise Katumbi, has sanctioned Tanzanian international Mbwana Samatta’s transfer to Belgian premiership side, KRC Genk. The Congolese billionaire, who previously objected the move over unsatisfactory transfer fee, has now given a green light to the player to seek professional stint in Belgium.   If the deal goes through, Samatta [&hellip

Yanga’s General Election in Motion.

Yanga’s General Election in Motion.

    Yanga  has appointed Sam Mapande new electoral committee chairman tasked to prepare all election processes in the club. His appointment came as a response to the order issued by the registrar of sports association and clubs wanting the Jangwani Street club to conduct the general meeting and elections in accordance with directives from [&hellip

Iranian President, Pope Francis Meet at Vatican.

Iranian President, Pope Francis Meet at Vatican.

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani holds a meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican as part of a three-leg European tour.   The meeting was held behind closed doors on Tuesday on the second day of Rouhani’s trip which has already taken him to the Italian capital Rome. During the 40-minute meeting, the two [&hellip

Police Pledge Greater Protection Of Albinos.

Police Pledge Greater Protection Of Albinos.

      Police  in Dar es Salaam say they are well-prepared to protect people with albinism against people who kill them due to superstition. The Dar es Salaam Special Zone police commander, Deputy Commissioner of Police, Mr Simon Sirro said police will ensure people with albinism receive adequate security as other citizens because they [&hellip

Kikwete Hands Over Health Crisis Report to Ban.

Kikwete Hands Over Health Crisis Report to Ban.

  The United Nations (UN) High Level Panel on the Global Response to Health Crisis Chair, Jakaya Kikwete, on Monday handed over his report to UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon after the panel finished its duties. Speaking during the handing over ceremony here on Monday, Mr Ki-moon said the UN would work on recommendations made [&hellip

Poor Reading Culture Irks Ndalichako.

Poor Reading Culture Irks Ndalichako.

    As the culture of reading in the country has not grown enough roots, Tanzanians are encouraged to visit and buy books in MV Logos Hope, which carries the world’s largest floating book fair. The book fair offers an expanded selection of over 5,000 books which cover a range of subjects including science, sports, [&hellip

Suicide Attackers Hit Cameroon Marketplace.

Suicide Attackers Hit Cameroon Marketplace.

    More than 24 people have been killed after at least three suicide bombers carried out a series of attacks at a market in northern Cameroon. The coordinated strikes occurred in the village of Bodo near the border with Nigeria on Monday, a source in Cameroon’s military told Al Jazeera.   The first explosions [&hellip

UN chief Urges African Union To Help End S. Sudan Deadlock.

UN chief Urges African Union To Help End S. Sudan Deadlock.

    The United Nations is calling on African Union states to help pull South Sudan’s parties out of a deadlock in the country’s peace process.   According to Press TV, the UN secretary-general said African Union states should address South Sudan’s failure to meet a Friday deadline to establish a transitional government of national [&hellip

Spread Of Terrorism in Mideast Threat To Europe: Iran’s Rouhani.

Spread Of Terrorism in Mideast Threat To Europe: Iran’s Rouhani.

      Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani, in a meeting with his Italian counterpart in Rome, has described terrorism as the main plight afflicting the Middle East region, warning that an unstable Middle East will also adversely affect European countries.   “Without comprehensive and firm cooperation, terrorism cannot be uprooted and undoubtedly if the Middle [&hellip