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Poor drainage at airport irks legislators

LEGISLATOR, Mr Jaku Hashim Ayoub (CCM - Muyuni), joined backbenchers and blamed the Ministry of Infrastructure and Communication for failing to find an immediate solution to water stagnation, at Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (AAKIA).

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Hospitals short of medicines

PUBLIC health facilities, mainly in the rural Zanzibar are facing shortages of essential drugs, a burden to many patients, the House was informed on Friday.

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Unemployment irks lawmakers

Deputy Minister for Labour and Employment, Dr Makongoro MahangaGOVERNMENT can only employ 50,000 graduates from institutes of higher learning in the country annually while number of graduates stands at 150,000, the House was told on Friday.

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Tobacco fetches over 100bn/-

Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives, Mr Godfrey Zambi GOVERNMENT collected over 100bn/- from tobacco during the 2013/2014 financial year, Deputy Minister for Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives, Mr Godfrey Zambi said on Friday.

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Illegal gold mining threatens water sources in Tanga

THE Parliamentary Committee, Agriculture, Livestock and Water have directed Tanga regional authorities to hire permanent security guards to protect water sources.

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Plans to support local government in offing

Minister of State in PRORALG, Ms Hawa GhasiaTIB Development Bank and Prime Minister’s Office, Regional Administration and Local Governments (PMORALG), have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), to support financing of infrastructure projects in local government authorities.

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Zanzibar has the best proximity to maternity care in Africa

Zanzibar Deputy Minister for Health, Mr Mahmoud Thabit Kombo.PROXIMITY to healthcare facilities is no longer a problem in Zanzibar, the Deputy Minister for Health, Mr Mahmoud Thabit Kombo, has said.

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WB lists steps to boost tourism

WB Lead Economist Jacques Morisset.THE tourism industry has a great potential for more growth and increase of foreign exchange earnings to 16 billion US dollars annually by 2025 from the current 1.5 billion US dollars if it is adequately managed, the World Bank (WB) has said.

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Police defend use of force on CUF demonstrators

The Minister for Home Affairs, Mr Mathias Chikawe.THE police force will continue applying “all reasonable force possible’’ when dealing with unruly people irrespective of one’s political status or religious belief, Home Affairs Minister Mathias Chikawe said.

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Is coach sacking culture healthy to our football?

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Total votes: 80
The voting for this poll has ended on: 2015 Jan 16 - 00:00