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3 Surviving Children Of Horrific Bus Crash Reaches Iowa For Treatment

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The three school students who had survived a recent horrific bus accident are now being treated in Sioux City, Iowa, at Mercy Medical Center. The school bus was on a mission trip and crashed into a ravine in Tanzania. 32 children, two teachers and the bus driver were killed. Eyewitnesses said it was a horrific scene. There were several roadblocks ...

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800 Passengers Cheated Death When Tanzania Train Derailed

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More than 800 passengers luckily escaped death on Friday night when part of a passenger train derailed in Mazimbu Bridge, Morogor. The country is currently hovered by a dark cloud and floods, road accidents and landslides are common during this time of the year. Tanzania Railways Limited (TRL) officials didn’t reveal cause of the derailment but said investigations are in ...

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15K Vacancies In Civil Services Announced

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About fifteen thousand job vacancies have been made in civil services and interested potential workers can apply for it by the end of June 2017. The Permanent Secretary in the Tanzania President’s Office (Public Service and Good Governance), Laurian Ndumbaro, said recently over 9,000 civil servants were sacked due to fake documents and the government has asked institutions to submit ...

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John Magufuli Sacks 10K Civil Servants For Fake Documents

Tanzanian President John Magufuli ordered thousands of civil servants to leave by May 15. About 10,000 employees are found to have submitted forced academic documents and the president said it is a criminal offence. Magufuli added there are 9,932 people in government workforce who have presented fake academic certificates and all of them have been fired immediately as well as ...

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Civil Servants In Thousands Dismissed For Holding Fake College Certificates

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Crackdown on corruption has been continued in Tanzania and in the latest move the president has ordered officials the immediate dismissal of 9,900 civil servants who are found to have forged college certificates. The government had also uncovered 19,700 ghost workers last year in March who were on payroll and had robbed the government 238 billion shillings per year. President ...

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John Magufuli Expels UNDP Head Awa Debo For Bad Relation With Colleagues

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Head of the United Nations Development Programme in Tanzania has been expelled by the government citing her poor relations with colleagues resulting with less efficiency in providing adequate services. A press statement released by the Foreign Ministry revealed Ms. Awa Dabo’s bad relations with colleagues have hampered the activities of UNDP in Tanzania. The ministry further added to be asking ...

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Ilboru High School Student Gracious Ephraim Builds Solar-Powered Robot

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A solar-powered robot has been built by a high school student in the country and it is claimed the robotic device can turn its head, can walk, can speak and also is capable of performing other functions. Form six student of Ilboru High School in Arusha city, Gracious Ephraim, has built the solar robot with aluminium box, metal pieces, wires, ...

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