Mwinyi opens new schools with storey buildings in Pemba, wants good performance

Dar es Salaam, Jan. 3 -- PRESIDENT Hussein Ali Mwinyi, on Monday, officiated the opening of new schools with storey buildings in Pemba with hope that the ongoing reforms and development in education s... Read More

Mwinyi commits further improvements in education

Dar es Salaam, Jan. 3 -- ZANZIBAR President Dr Hussein Mwinyi has reaffirmed that his government will continue to ensure it provides quality education in order to produce skilled workforce. The Head ... Read More

ZRB reforms boost revenue collections

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 31 -- REFORMS undertaken by President Hussein Mwinyi in the Zanzibar Revenue Board (ZRB) have started yielding positive results as the board recorded 98.6 per cent of revenue colle... Read More

Znz govt underlines need for addressing unemployment rate

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 29 -- THE Zanzibar government has vowed to seriously address unemployment as the rate jumped to 19.6 percent last year from 14.3 percent in 2014. The authorities said it was a dev... Read More

Seven enlisted for Isles Volleyball tour

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 29 -- SEVEN volleyball teams have so far confirmed to participate in the 2023 Mapinduzi Cup ahead of its official opening on January 5th next year. The teams are from Tanzania Mai... Read More

Mwinyi donates white canes to visually-impaired

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 28 -- PRESIDENT Hussein Ali Mwinyi has donated several supportive devices including 25 white canes to the Zanzibar National Association of the Blind (ZANAB). This was revealed dur... Read More

First VP cites hindrances to achieving development goals

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 28 -- ZANZIBAR First Vice President, Mr Othman Masoud Othman has cited immorality, dishonest, theft of public funds, and lack of accountability as hindrances to achieving developme... Read More

Zanzibars Chumbe Island receives UN award

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 28 -- THE famous Chumbe tourist Island, located off Stone Town coastal area, has received prestigious international award for its eco-architecture and low carbon eco-tourism and co... Read More

Zanzibar sees spike in tourists

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 27 -- THE Zanzibars tourism sector is booming once again, with the latest figures showing a spike in travellers visiting the semi-autonomous Indian Ocean archipelagos. According t... Read More

High hopes as New Media Bill sets for reading

Dar es Salaam, Dec. 27 -- THE government has pledged to work on challenges facing journalists in Zanzibar including low pay and working without contracts. Minister for Information, Youth, Culture and... Read More