In The Spotlight
THE five-people team formed to probe the suspended Commissioner for Energy and Petroleum Affairs in the Ministry of Energy and Minerals, Engineer Hosea Mbise, is expected to accomplish its task in the next two weeks, it has been learned.
CHOLERA cases have gone down by 49 per cent according to statistics covering the period from May 16 to 22, the Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Ms Ummy Mwalimu, has said.
FIVE people have died in various incidents in Kigoma, Mwanza and Mara regions, including a mother and her child whose boat capsized in Lake Tanganyika. In the boat incident, ten other people cheated death in the marine accident that occurred in Lake Tanganyika near Sibwesa Village in Kigoma Region.
CRDB Bank is sitting on 7.0bn/- worth of uncollected dividends of its shareholders which accumulated in the last 20 years. The bank has called its shareholders to collect their dividends especially those using cheques payment system, where a number of unclaimed reached 60 per cent or change mode of payments.
BANK M has partnered with Rotary Dar Marathon in a bid to raise over 1.0bn/- for construction of a teaching hospital in the city. The marathon, organised by seven Rotary Clubs in Dar es Salaam, staged to take off in the last quarter of this year—during Nyerere Day, expects to draw 15,000 marathoners.
THE Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court in Dar es Salaam yesterday directed the prosecution to expedite the process of filing a certificate, conferring its jurisdiction to hear the case against the alleged Queen of Ivory, Chinese Yang Feng Clan, (66).
THE Court of Appeal has allowed the Coca Cola Kwanza Tanzania Limited and its driver, Francis Ngowi, to challenge payments of 50m/-, as compensation to a citizen, Geofrey Lamayani, for injuries following a motor vehicle accident.
WHENEVER nurses and midwives meet challenges facing them are highlighted. Even during this year’s ‘International Nurses Day (IND)’ and ‘International Day of the Midwife (IDM)’ problems facing the medical staff in many countries were highly voiced through gatherings and media.
TANZANIA’S representatives Young Africans will find out their opponents in the group stage of the 2016 CAF Confederation Cup when the draw is conducted today in Cairo. The eight qualified teams will be drawn in two groups of four, with winners and runners-up in both groups qualifying for the semi-finals.
IN your whole life, how many people do you come across who have attained richness by winning a lottery? Probably one in a million! If that is the level of probability to win a lottery, then how many of us can sit around and wait for such kind of an event to occur?
NATIONAL Microfinance Bank (NMB) has issued a three year 20bn/- retail bond. The bond initial public is running and expects to end in June before being listed at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange. NMB, a listed company, had two choices for raising the amount through a current status of the country capital market.