Daniel Budeba now GST boss

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 17 -- PRESIDENT John Magufuli has appointed Dr Daniel Budeba the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Geological Survey of Tanzania (GST). According to a statement issued by t... Read More

CSOs advised to keep off politics

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 17 -- LOCAL Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) have been told to set up a clear demarcation between their core functions and participation in political activities if they want to m... Read More

Kilimanjaro Queens in cloud nine

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 17 -- MAINLAND'S Kilimanjaro Queens on Saturday kicked off their CECAFA Women Championship title defence campaign positively, thrashing South Sudan 9-0 in their opening match. In ... Read More

Staffing shortage hits health sector

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 17 -- HEALTH service delivery facilities in the country face a critical shortage of human resources by 52 per cent, the Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Children... Read More

Nutrition status not good -report

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 17 -- THE status of nutrition in the country, especially among children below five years of age is critical, a situation that calls for concerted efforts among stakeholders if Tanz... Read More

JPM's zeal revisited

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 17 -- PRESIDENT John Magufuli's enthusiasm to execute major development projects using taxpayers' money started during the third phase government under the administration of Presid... Read More

Uzalendo can fast be built through sports

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 16 -- THERE are a lot of lessons that can be drawn from the ongoing Brazil U-17 Fifa World Cup which this time actually started in Tanzania, for the first time in the country's his... Read More

Depoliticisation of traffic sector needed to curb bodaboda madness

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 16 -- THE inception of motorcycle taxis in Tanzania, popularly known as bodabodas, brought with it relief to commuters as the two-wheeler provided a reliable means of transport by ... Read More

Children's neglect rising -Ndugulile

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 16 -- COMPLAINTS related to children's neglect filed at local government authorities increased by 10 per cent during 2018/2019, according to figures by the Ministry of Health, Comm... Read More

Wooden poles set to be phased out

DAR ES SALAAM, Nov. 16 -- AS part of efforts to preserve the environment, the Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (Tanesco) is set to start using concrete as opposed to wooden electric poles in s... Read More