Tanzania: Public Procurement Bill Sails Through

Members of Parliament (MPs) yesterday passed the Public Procurement Amendment Bill, with most of them applauding provisions that allow an open framework without the need of agreed prices set forth by government procurement services agency (GPSA).

The 40-clause bill, that seeks to make amendments to …

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Tanzania: How Politicians Fuel Land Conflicts

As human activities continue to encroach into game-protected areas, the toll on wildlife across the country is rising by the day. Because of this, the Burunge Wildlife Management Area (WMA), Manyara Region, is now on the verge of collapse.

But at the forefront of the …

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Tanzania: Terror Suspects Shot Dead

Dar es Salaam - The police yesterday said they had gunned down two suspects linked with the recent brutal killings in Tanga and Mwanza regions.

The suspects, described by Dar es Salaam Special Police Zone Commander Simon Sirro as "most wanted terror suspects", were shot …

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