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Thursday, 12-18-14, 9:34Six Sacked Over Civic Election Flaws[Daily News]SIX district executive directors (DEDs) were sacked over failure to supervise the justended civic elections. Eleven other DEDs and municipal executive directors were, however, subjected to various disciplinary measures, including suspension and strong warning, the Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office (Regional Administration and Local Government), Ms Hawa Ghasia, told reporters in Dar es Salaam. read more...
Thursday, 12-18-14, 3:29Attorney General Resigns Over Escrow Saga[Sabahi]Tanzanian Attorney General Frederick Werema tendered his resignation Tuesday (December 16th) over his role in a multi-million dollar energy sector graft scandal. read more...
Wednesday, 12-17-14, 8:40Tanzanian Bus Drivers Banned[Observer]Ten Tanzanian bus drivers have been banned from driving passenger service vehicles into Uganda by the regional regulatory body, the Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA), which found them with forged driving permits. read more...
Wednesday, 12-17-14, 8:33Angry Tarime Voters Demand New Elections[Daily News]Tarime -TARIME and Rorya Special Zone Police Commander, Benedict Mambosasa, yesterday experienced a difficult moment calming down hundreds of people who turned up to conduct a fresh civic poll on Msati Street in Tarime town. read more...
Tuesday, 12-16-14, 7:19TAZARA May Get Chinese Overhaul[EA Business]Mwanza -The Chinese government has shown an interest in revamping the Tanzania-Zambia Railway (TAZARA) which is nearly 40 years old and in urgent need of a major overhaul writes ANDREW ZABLON. read more...
Tuesday, 12-16-14, 6:34Playing Down Extent of Aids Devastation 'In Favour' of Outbreaks[Daily News]DESPITE recent proliferation of diseases like the Ebola virus in West Africa, the plague in Madagascar, the dengue fever in Tanzania and other parts of the world, HIV/AIDS still remains a great threat to mankind. read more...
Monday, 12-15-14, 15:03U.S.$350 Million Airport Planned Near Serengeti National Park[EA Business]Mwanza -The envisaged construction of a $350 million Serengeti airport, close to the Serengeti National Park is still going ahead despite criticisms from a cabinet minister. read more...
Monday, 12-15-14, 7:35Peace, Calm As Civic Polls Take Off[Daily News]PEACE and harmony mostly prevailed during the civic elections that were held countrywide on Sunday but with some reports of flaws caused by delay of voting materials and misplacement of voters' names, which forced some centres to postpone the exercise. read more...
Monday, 12-15-14, 6:31Despite Development, Violence Against Children Still Persists[Daily News]CHILDREN are exposed to corporal punishment, cruel and humiliating forms of psychological punishment, sexual and gender-based violence. read more...
Sunday, 12-14-14, 7:04Opposition Decries Military Role in Voter Registration[Sabahi]Tanzanian opposition politicians have objected to National Electoral Commission (NEC) plans to deploy the military at voter registration centres next week, Tanzania's The Citizen reported Thursday (December 11th). read more...

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