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WHC Offering Housing At Comfortable Prices In Dodoma

Watumishi Housing Company (WHC) is learned to be constructing five hundred houses in the Tanzanian capital city Dodoma for the accommodation of public servants when offices from Dar es Salaam shifts here. According to WHC Chief Executive Officer Dr Fred Msemwa, it is a great opportunity for the company to capitalize and ensure sufficient housing units are provided for public ...

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Man Disguised As REA Manager Thugs Same Villagers Promosing Electricity

Same – Several people in Masandare village in Same District of Kilimanjaro are reported to have lost millions to a disguised REA manager for the district. It is said residents from eleven households trusted a person who identified himself as the manager as the villagers have been desperately waiting about a year for the REA programme. Initially, the promised REA ...

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Hotel Industry In Dispute With Ngorongoro District Council Ahead Of Tourist Season

Ngorongoro District Council is in war with several hotels over Tsh2 billion in service levies, which is 0.3 percent of net turnover. According to the council the levies are to be paid by the hotels by May 25. If any hotel fails to abide by the last date of paying, court action could be faced. The council chairman Mathew Siloma ...

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Dozen Missing With Boat Sink In Lake Malawi Sailing From Mbamba Bay To Nkhata Bay

About a dozen people have died sinking in Lake Malawi on Saturday, in dawn hours, after a Tanzanian boat sailing from Mbamba Bay to Nkhata Bay in Malawi drowned. Malawi News Ageny has confirmed the news adding passengers had last talked to people at around 3 a.m. from Nkhata Bay. Outgoing Assistant Surveyor of Vessels is responsible for Likoma Island ...

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3 Muslims Hacked To Death At Masjit Rahmani Mosque In Mwanza

Mwanza – Chief of the National Muslim Council of Tanzania (BAKWATA), Sheikh Zubeir bin Ally has condemned killing of the leader of Masjit Rahmani Mosque, Imam Ferouz Ismail Elias, and two others on Wednesday night in Mwanza Region. Ally has urged all the Muslims in Tanzania to remain calm as police is investigating to find reasons behind the incidents. Several ...

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Fire Broke At Dar es Salaam Islamic School; 11 Hospitalized After Stampede

Dar es Salaam – About four hundred students of an Islamic School in Dar es Salaam are now into uncertainty after fire broke out in their school at around 9 p.m. turning it to ruins. The fire was followed by stampede and about eleven students have been hospitalized. However, there has been no report of anyone being burnt. Three dormitories ...

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John Magufuli Positioned High In Battling Against Corruption

The anti-corruption conference in London has ended and President John Magufuli is positioned at the forefront in the battle in his just five months in office. Within few months after taking the office he has earned himself enough credibility and acclaim in Tanzania and also outside the country for his fight against corruption. Tanzania is ranked in the top 20 ...

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