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Government, NGOs, Stakeholders To Work Together To Eliminate Child Abuse

Dar es Salaam – Child abuse is one of the most important issues in Tanzania to tackle and African delegates to the Ending Child Prostitution, Pornography and Anti-trafficking of Children International Coalition (Ecpat) have urged the government as well as stakeholders to establish schemes related to finance and intelligent to support related organizations. Ecpat members from 21 countries attended a ...

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Vintage Air Rally To Promote Tanzanian Tourist Destinations

The tourism destinations would be getting more tourists in near future as government is learned to be using the vintage air rally to promote the places. Scheduled to start on November 28, the five-day air fly global event would be involving over forty experienced pilots from United States, United Kingdom, Germany, Russia, Belgium and South Africa. The pilots of these ...

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MPs Urge Government To Renegotiate On EPA With EU

The signing of Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) between East African Community (EAC) and European Union (EU) is in the final stage and amid such situation the Members of Parliament (MPs) in Tanzania have urged the government to retreat as of now and re-negotiate. The negotiations between EAC and EU started in 2007 and in 2015 an agreement was finally reached. ...

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Civil Servants Ban Lifted, Review Still Awaited For Ghost Employees

President John Magufuli has lately announced the existing ban of civil servants would be relaxed temporarily. A complete review of the civil service employee is still pending and would be conducted as said earlier to uncover ghost workers. Until now more than 18,000 phantom workers have been uncovered and the exercise started in July for a period of two months ...

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Magufuli, Uhuru Launches Nairobi Southern Bypass Built With China’s Support

Tanzanian and Kenyan Presidents John Magufuli and Uhuru Kenyatta respectively launched Tuesday jointly a bypass in the south of Nairobi with most of the funding coming from China. Dubbed as Nairobi southern bypass, the China Road and Bridge Corporation carried out the work and 85 percent of the funding came from China’s Exim Bank. The China Road and Bridge Corporation ...

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Magufuli Urges Improving Economic Ties In Meeting With Kenya In Nairobi

Nairobi – President John Magufuli has taken the first step to improve ties with neighboring nation Kenya. On his visit to capital Nairobi he directed the Foreign Affairs minister to ensure the Kenya-Tanzania Joint Commission for Cooperation issues are met by the year-end. The same was also directed by Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta to improve relations betweet the two nations ...

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The New Miss Tanzania 2016 Is Miss Kinondoni Diana Edward

Mwanza – Miss Kinondoni Diana Edward is the new Miss Tanzania. She was awarded on Saturday in the city’s Rock City Mall and a Toyota IST car too added beauty too her personality at the end of the national beauty pageant. The first runner-up on the evening was Miss Mwanza Maria Peter and second runner-up was Miss Ilala Grace Malikita. ...

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