The World marked the International Day to end obstetric fistula. While countries are making efforts to have a world where no woman dies because of fistula, this might remain a farfetched dream for Tanzania, which is still facing several challenges in dealing with the condition.…Read More
Fresh details emerged yesterday on the expulsion of about 7,000 University of Dodoma (UDOM) students, with the trend indicating persistence of 'ghost students' owing to "poor oversight" in admission procedures.
Addressing the University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM) community, including the administration and students, President …Read More
Police yesterday questioned Civic United Front (CUF) secretary-general Seif Shariff Hamad for over three hours as business in most parts of the Zanzibar was paralysed.
Shops remained closed as well as various roads leading into the town, especially those passing close to police headquarters in …Read More
Dar es Salaam - The budget of the office of the Controller and Auditor General (CAG) is set to be slashed by half.
Finance minister Philip Mpango will tomorrow table the Treasury's 2016/17 budget, which has allocated Sh32.3 billion for the National Audit Office of …Read More
- Innovative approaches, creative financing measures and strong cross-sector partnerships were among the most effective, game-changing tools for lifting populations out of poverty and building a sound foundation for sustainable growth, delegates heard on day two of the Midterm Review for the Istanbul Programme of …Read More
The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:
The Secretary-General welcomes the meetings of the political dialogue for Burundi held in Arusha from 21 to 24 May under the auspices of the Facilitator of the East African Community, Benjamin …Read More
President John Magufuli has urged local contractors to be patriotic; promising that his government will give them priority in public-funded projects provided they meet required conditions.
Dr Magufuli made the remarks yesterday when opening a twoday Contractors' Registration Board (CRB) Annual Consultative Meeting that has …Read More
The United Kingdom (UK) Special Envoy to the African Great Lakes, Danae Dholakia, has toasted the facilitator for the Burundi Dialogue, Mr Benjamin Mkapa, for a successful four-day meeting in Arusha on the ongoing Burundi political impasse.
"I strongly welcome the resumption of the internationally …Read More