DR Congo crisis talks shift to near battlezone

Tanzania, Dec. 8 -- Arusha. The guns have not been silenced, especially after the recent horrific massacre of 300 civilians. But now the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) crisis talks will shift nea... Read More

Why Africa court dismissed case on schoolgirl mothers

Tanzania, Dec. 6 -- Arusha. The African Court on Human and People's Rights (AfCHPR) recently dismissed a case seeking to allow parenting girls in public schools, citing several reasons for the decisio... Read More

New efforts to shield smallholders from climate change blow

Tanzania, Dec. 6 -- Arusha. New efforts are underway to help smallholder farmers in Africa weather the impact of climate change. Two global organisations have signed an agreement targeting the vulner... Read More

Zanzibar records $3 billion projects in two years

Tanzania, Dec. 2 -- Arusha. Zanzibar has registered record investment projects worth $3 billion in the last two years. If fully implemented the 181 projects would create at least some 9,000 jobs. Thi... Read More

Why East African single currency is still a long way off

Tanzania, Dec. 1 -- Arusha. The East African single currency project is still a long way off. It may take nearly ten years or more from now for the seven-nation bloc to have one currency. Initially,... Read More

EAC cross-border investments totalled $583 million last year

Tanzania, Nov. 29 -- Arusha. The value of cross border investments in the East African Community (EAC) bloc hit a record high of $583 million last year. That is a multiple times increase from investm... Read More

Samia wants government's record keeping fully digitised

Tanzania, Nov. 28 -- Arusha. President Samia Suluhu Hassan has challenged record keepers to go digital. She said here yesterday that days of retrieving records in files and bulky documents are gone. ... Read More

Tanzania identifies more heritage sites

Tanzania, Nov. 27 -- Arusha. More heritage sites of outstanding universal value have been identified in the country. This is as Tanzania prepares to host a major world heritage conference for the Afr... Read More

Samia commissions 89 women, 651 men as 2nd lieutenants

Tanzania, Nov. 27 -- Arusha. A colourful march past by soldiers graced the commissioning of 740 military officers in Monduli by President Samia Suluhu Hassan yesterday. In her brief remarks at the ev... Read More

Samia: We are in no hurry for U-turn on African court

Tanzania, Nov. 25 -- Arusha. President Samia Suluhu Hassan has for the first time opened up on Tanzania's withdrawal from the NGOs clause of the African Court for Human and People's Rights (AfCHPR). ... Read More