Tag Archives: Jakaya Kikwete

President Magufuli Sweeps Road On Independence Day

Dar es Salaam – Tanzanian President John Magufuli canceled the independence day celebrations today and opted to keep the country neat and clean. The 55-year-old shovelled leaves and rubbish in the commercial part of Dar es Salaam and dozens of fishermen joined him doing the same outside the palace. Magufuli, who came to power this October, urged the people to ...

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Tanzania, Kenya To Fight Terrorism, Drug Trafficking Together – Bilateral Talks

Kenya and Tanzania will now be fighting together against poaching, drug trafficking and terrorism. A bilateral talk at the State House in Nairobi the president of both the countries have agreed on scaling up cooperation. Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta and Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete also forged closer ties in the meeting in trade and economic development. Tanzanian president said both ...

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World Bank Approves $80M For Private Sectors To Create Jobs

Dar es Salaam: To boost up the private sector of Tanzania and increase employment, about $80 million is reported to be spent in some of the key areas. Recently the World Bank’s Country Director, Bella Bird, said creation of productive jobs is most important in the country and this can be done by the private sector. Hence, an amount of ...

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Will CCM Retain The Power This General Election

Tanzania is gearing up for the general election scheduled to be held on October 25 and it is believed to be the closest elections in the history of the country. The campaigns have been kicked off lately and as of now the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party seems to be having a clear edge. However, this could be easily ...

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CCM Vows Land Redistribution During Campaign

Arusha: About one month is left for the general election and ahead of it the ruling party candidate promises to redistribute the unused land, to bring to end land rights conflict taking place for years. The Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party candidate John Magufuli made the promise during the political campaign. It is hoped he may succeed the President Jakaya ...

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CA allowance report now at State House

The Committee appointed by the Interim Chairperson of the Constituent Assembly, Mr Mr Pandu Ameir Kificho, to work on the issue of an increase in allowance considering “the high cost of...

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Kikwete mourns late UDSM Chancellor Kazaura

President Jakaya Kikwete has expressed shock and sadness following the death of the University of Dar es Salaam Chancellor, Ambassador Fulgence Kazaura, in India on Friday night. Ambassador ...

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