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New ATCL Board Tasked To Improve Management.

New ATCL Board Tasked To Improve Management.

The Board of Directors of Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) has been given three months to restructure the entire management, with the government Works, Transport and Communications Minister, Professor Makame Mbarawa, issued the directive after launching the new board in Dar es Salaam yesterday. It will be chaired by Engineer Emmanuel Korosso, appointed by President [&hellip

President has not refused to meet religious leaders, Dar Sheikh.

President has not refused to meet religious leaders, Dar Sheikh.

Chairman of Dar es Salaam Region Religious Leaders Peace Committee Alhad Musa Salum strongly refuted on claims that President John Magufuli has turned down meeting with religious leaders over opposition countrywide demos. Addressing reporters in the city, Sheikh Salum said the recently publicised information in media outlets was false and was merely intended to create [&hellip

JPM Appoint Kindamba As Acting TTCL, CEO.

JPM Appoint Kindamba As Acting TTCL, CEO.

President Dr John Magufuli today revoked the appointment of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Tanzania Telecommunications Company Limited (TTCL) Dr Kamugisha Kazaura. The state house statement said the president appointed acting CEO Mr Waziri Waziri Kindamba

Captured Daesh cmdr. planned bombings across Lebanon: Army

Captured Daesh cmdr. planned bombings across Lebanon: Army

The Lebanese army says a high-ranking Daesh militant commander recently arrested at a Palestinian refugee camp in the southern part of the country had been planning simultaneous bombings. Lebanon-based Arabic-language daily As-Safir, citing military officials, reported on Friday that the senior Daesh figure, identified as Imad Yassine, was about to carry out a series of [&hellip

Russia, Pakistan to hold first joint military exercise

Russia, Pakistan to hold first joint military exercise

Pakistan and Russia are set to hold their first ever joint military exercise, which is dubbed Friendship 2016. Pakistan’s top military spokesman Lieutenant General Asim Bajwa said on Friday that a “contingent of Russian ground forces” had arrived in Pakistan for the two-week drill, which will begin on Saturday. The joint military exercise will take [&hellip

Bulgaria says Iran serious on Europe rail link

Bulgaria says Iran serious on Europe rail link

Bulgaria says it has seen positive signs that Iran is determined to press ahead with a plan to establish a multimodal transit link that involves a railroad that passes through its territory toward the heart of Europe. Bulgaria’s Presidential Office announced in a statement that the issue had been raised in the meeting between President [&hellip

US media coverage of Russia and Syria consists of nothing but lies

US media coverage of Russia and Syria consists of nothing but lies

US and Western media coverage of Russia and Syria consists of virtually nothing but lies, an American writer and political analyst says. Daniel Patrick Welch told Press TV on Friday that one cannot even “believe a single word, not a single word” coming from the mainstream Western media. “I was watching Bouthania Shaaban, the media [&hellip

Iraqi soldiers, allied forces recapture district in Anbar province

Iraqi soldiers, allied forces recapture district in Anbar province

Iraqi government forces, backed by fighters from allied Popular Mobilization Units, have fully recaptured a district in the conflict-ridden western province of Anbar from the Takfiri Daesh terrorists. The Iraqi Joint Forces Command announced in a statement on Friday that the Iraqi Army’s Seventh Division, the 27th and 28th Brigades, Al Jazeera Commando Brigade and [&hellip

EU says will not strike final TTIP with US before Obama leaves

EU says will not strike final TTIP with US before Obama leaves

The European Union trade ministers have failed to agree on striking a controversial deal with the United States before the end of the administration of US President Barack Obama. “It is not realistic to reach the final agreement by the end of the Obama administration,” Slovak Trade Minister Peter Ziga, whose country holds the EU’s [&hellip

Afghanistan peace deal step forward

Afghanistan peace deal step forward

An Iranian diplomat says Tehran welcomes as a step forward the recent landmark agreement between the Afghan government and Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, the leader of a militant group. “Any Afghan government negotiation with the opposition groups that leads to a kind of political agreement is a positive step forward, and we hope this step will boost [&hellip