Tag Archives: Kilimanjaro

Earthquake Victims Should Have Faith In Government Work: Kilimanjaro RC Sadick

Earthquake victims should not be blaming the government as work is in progress and affected infrastructures would be restored in a good order, said Kilimanjaro regional commissioner Said Meck Sadick. He urged the victims to be tolerant and should know social services cannot be restored in such a short period. Sadick was earlier the regional commissioner of Dar es Salaam ...

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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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Kilimanjaro Deforestation A Serious Issue, Minister Urges Strict Action

Kilimanjaro: Tree cutting is going to be stricter than before in the Kilimanjaro region as a good boost has been lately seen in the campaign against deforestation. Dr Binilith Mahenge, Minister of State in the Vice-President’s Office (Environment), has urged to the law enforcers not to be liberal in the matter. He also called up other regions to emulate the ...

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RwandAir named official carrier of Kili Marathon

RwandAir has been named the official carrier of this year’s 42.195km Kilimanjaro International Premium Lager Marathon slated for March 2 in Tanzania. As the official airline partner, RwandAir will fly participants, supporters and organisers in and out of Kilimanjaro region. RwandAir said in a statement, “The management of RwandAir is honoured to be the official airline partner for the 2014 Kilimanjaro Marathon.” “RwandAir, the national carrier of Rwanda and Africa’s fastest growing airline has yet again strategically placed itself in the position to market itself through this headline making event.” A host of elite marathon runners drawn across the region with Rwanda inclusive will go head-to-head in a battle for top honours during this year’s event. By Bonnie Mugabe,The New Times

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Weather agency sound caution as heavy rains loom large

Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) has predicted long and heavy rains starting next month and has ...

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Mount Kilimanjaro impresses Pakistani climbers

Two Pakistani mountaineers (brother and sister) have vowed to market Mount Kilimanjaro worldwide, saying Tanzania’s hospitality industry is ...

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Chinese mountaineers vow to promote Dar tourism

Chinese mountaineers have promised to promote tourism attractions in Tanzania through their media, after 60 people from the Far East country completed a six day arduous journey of climbing Mount Kilimanjaro. Speaking at Marangu Gate after trekking down, the...

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