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Karibu Music Festival

Karibu Music Festival is an annual three-day international music festival created by Karibu Cultural Promotions Organization (NGO) and Legendary Music Entertainment and Promotion Company Ltd. in Tanzania. It will be held at Bagamoyo, on 500 [...]

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#7 – Tanzanians Have Mixed Feelings About What Magufuli Is Doing

Although President John Magufuli has managed to restore public accountability, human rights activists say “he has not succeeded in promoting human rights, especially people and political rights.” Read More >> Source: Voice Of America

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#1 – More Than A Dozen Killed After 5.7 Magnitude Quake In Tanzania

It hit near the shore of Lake Victoria. The tremors rippled as far as western Kenya and parts of Uganda, both of which share the waters of Lake Victoria. Read More >> Source: Al Jazeera

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Mobile 360 – Africa Conference

At Mobile 360 – Africa, CEOs and senior executives from leading mobile companies and from players across the digital ecosystem will address the most pressing trends and issues in mobile. For the first time ever, [...]

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Top 10 Historical Sites to Visit in Africa

Africa is not only blessed with warm weather, a variety of wildlife and great people and food, but also with great historical sites that tell the diverse and rich history of the continent. Below are [...]

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Tanzania to Host Mobile 360 – Africa Conference

Tanzania Programme Features Executives from Organisations including Airtel Africa, Ericsson, Huawei, the Internet Society, ONEm, Tigo and Vodacom The GSMA announced the first speakers for the 2016 Mobile 360 Series – Africa conference, which will [...]

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How a 17-year-old Started a Poultry Business in the Slums of Dar es Salaam

Sirjeff Dennis was five when he witnessed a neighbour lose her seven-month-old son. Living in the slums of Tanzania’s capital city Dar es Salaam, the mother had spent much of her pregnancy hungry and her son was [...]

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Corruption and Poaching: The Tusk At Hand

Poachers' sophisticated network drives trafficking of ivory and horns through East Africa - By Maurice Oniango and Andrew Ochieng. Additional reporting by Wandiswa Ntengento. Kenya, South Africa and Tanzania are waging a war on [...]

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#9 – What Keeps Luring People To The Zanzibar Festival?

Zanzibar's Sauti za Busara, a Swahili term meaning "sounds of wisdom”, is an annual festival with a mellifluous difference. It is one of Africa's largest and most popular music festivals, yet it is unabashedly non-commercial. [...]

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Zanzibar is the place to be. When the annual Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) comes around, the town explodes into a music, film and arts carnival that attracts over 200,000 people each year. Located just [...]