Let 58 years of independence stir us to sustain unity, peace

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 10 -- YESTERDAY Tanzanians marked 58 years of the independence of Tanganyika from colonial rule in 1961. Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, the founder of Tanganyika African Association (Tan... Read More

Kiswahili brought us independence, why ditch it now?

DAE ES SALAAM, Dec. 8 -- IN August, this year the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Heads of State Summit met in Dar es Salaam and declared Kiswahili the bloc's fourth official language a... Read More

We need realistic sports development strategy

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 6 -- ON Monday, we will celebrate our 58th birthday as an independent nation, somewhat comforted by the fact that we have made strides in international sporting competitions. In f... Read More

Involve grassroots' locals in cross border crime fight

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 5 -- AS terrorism, kidnappings and cybercrime becoming some of the new forms of insecurity threatening the East African Community member States like in any part of the world, the p... Read More

Kudos ORCI for improvement in cancer detection, treatment

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 4 -- MORE than 200 patients, supposed to be referred to overseas hospitals, have been treated in the country at the Ocean Road Cancer Institute (ORCI), thanks to newly installed ca... Read More

Kudos scientists for pioneering aggressive prostate cancer test

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 3 -- SCIENTISTS from the University of East Anglia and the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital recently pioneered a test that diagnoses aggressive prostate cancer and predicts ... Read More

Be job creators, not job seekers

DAR ES SALAAM, Dec. 1 -- PRIME Minister Kassim Majaliwa on Friday reiterated the need for a new mindset among university leavers. He said it was high time graduates became creators of opportunities an... Read More

Women football is the right way to go

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 29 -- CECAFA Women Senior Challenge Cup culminated in a thrilling final match between Mainland side, Kilimanjaro Queens and Kenya's Harambee Starlets. Kilimanjaro Queens, who were... Read More

Yes, Tanzania must gain most from its resources

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 28 -- TANZANIA is not exempt from the poor country narrative that stretches back to when the country was under colonial rule. Our country was among countries in the African contin... Read More

Controlling cases of GBV should still be prioritised

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 27 -- TODAY, the Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Ummy Mwalimu launched a campaign against gender based violence, joining the rest of the w... Read More