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Tanzania, Uganda Signs Pact On Oil Pipeline

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Tanzanian President John Magufuli and Ugandan President Museveni signed a deal which features waving of taxes on materials used in construction of crude oil pipeline between Hoima district to Tanga port. It shows commitment of both the countries is towards having the oil pipeline and potentiality for the investors to pump i some money for the project and to complete ...

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Doctors Selected For Kenya To Serve Tanzania Public Hospitals

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Following the U-turn of Kenya not to hire foreign doctors, Tanzania has announced to be employing the shortlisted 258 doctors and 11 health officers in its public hospitals. Kenya was supposed to hire 500 doctors from the country to help shortage of health workers and also work as a backup to the public hospitals amid long strike of doctors. Kenyan ...

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Kenya Becomes Top Destination For Global Rich Individuals

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Kenya has beaten Mautirius and Seychelles in terms of tourism and has become the preferred travel destination for rich people, or the High Net-Worth Individuals (NHWI). A new report released lately by the Afrasia New World Wealth reveals the country hosted 4,000 multi-millionaires in 2016. Morocco was on the second place with 5,000 such guests and South Africa topped in ...

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Magufuli Government Attempting Rooting Out Corruption Completely

The John Magufuli government in Tanzania is looking ahead to throw out corruption from its root in the country and lately it is learned amendment will be made to the Prevention and Combating of Corruption Act as well as to the whistle blowers legislation. Valentino Mlowola, Director General of the Prevention and Combating of Corruption Bureau (PCCB) said both the ...

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Tanzania Removes Cash Crop Levies

Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa unveiled budget estimates of his office for the 2017/2018 fiscal year revealing abolishment of levies and fees on cotton, tea, coffee and other cash crops. Majaliwa said this will boost up the agricultural sector and it is in line with the pledge of current government to farmers. The government had earlier improved the warehouse receipt ...

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Tanzania, Uganda Signs Agreement On Energy, Civil Aviation At JPC Meet

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Tanzania has signed an agreement with Uganda for the enhancement of energy and civil aviation. Augustine Mahiga, Minister for Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation, said the agreements were signed at a Joint Partnership Commission (JPC) meeting on Wednesday in Arusha. Uganda too is a member of East African Community (EAC). JPC was established in 2007 in Uganda and the ...

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Tanzania To Send 500 Doctors To Kenya

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Tanzania announced Saturday to be sending some 500 doctors to neighboring Kenya to ease the health crisis. The country’s health services have been paralyzed for more than three months following the strike by about 5,000 doctors and nurses at public hospitals demanding pay hike and better conditions. President John Magufuli said he agreed to take the step after a meeting ...

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