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No plan to resign, says Tibaijuka

LANDS, Housing and Human Settlements Development Minister, who is also Muleba South Member of Parliament (MP), Professor Anna Tibaijuka, addresses a press conference she organised to clarify her involvement in the Escrow Account saga, where she insisted that she cannot resign as the Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee recommended. Looking on is the conference’s press moderator, Mr Prince Bagenda. (Photo by Robert Okanda)LANDS, Housing and Human Settlements Development Minister, Professor Anna Tibaijuka, said yesterday that she had no plan to resign over the Tegeta Escrow account scandal, saying such a move will surprise even her boss.

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Remote Isles village gets electricity

PRESIDENT Ali Mohamed Shein.THE remote Dongongwe village in South Unguja Region has been connected to its first reliable electricity supply. “Having reliable electricity is one of the objectives of the 1964 Revolution.

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Classroom ‘SOS’ as majority picked for Form One

Mr Kassim MajaliwaTHE majority of Standard Seven pupils who sat and passed their Primary School Leaving Examinations in September have been selected to join Form One next year, with district and municipal councils issued with instructions to mobilise resources towards completion of construction of classrooms.

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Grand cotton revival plan put into motion

Acting Tanzania Cotton Board Director General Gabriel Mwalo.A GRAND cotton revival plan is underway aimed at enhancing productivity levels of the cash crop that at one time saw Tanzania highly ranked in the list of major producing countries in Africa only to register a drastic decline in recent years.

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New Moro RC bans charcoal production

Morogoro Regional Commissioner (RC), Dr Rajab Rutengwe.MOROGORO Regional Commissioner, Dr Rajab Rutengwe, has issued a onemonth ultimatum to all district commissioners in the region to stop charcoal production for the sake of environmental conservation.

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Solar power project a success as 840 villages connected

THE PV Generator solar power project aimed at addressing electricity supply in rural areas has been a success as 840 households in Kongwa, Uyui and Mlele have benefitted.

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Mwanza RC urges institutions to fulfil 2010 Kikwete pledges

Mwanza Regional Commissioner (RC), Magesa Mulongo.MWANZA Regional Commissioner (RC), Magesa Mulongo, has directed all government institutions to work hard towards finalising all election promises put by President Jakaya Kikwete in 2010.

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ILO donates 45m/- equipment to three cooperatives in Isles

IN efforts to support government initiatives to minimize unemployment and poverty, the International Labour Organization (ILO) has empowered three agricultural cooperatives in Zanzibar to help increase productivity.

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Call for public, private partnerships in education

The Minister for Education and Vocational Training, Dr Shukuru Kawambwa.MINISTER for Education and Vocational Training, Dr Shukuru Kawambwa pushed for enhanced Public Private Partnership (PPP) in the education sector to enable the country produce sufficient pool of human resource with well trained and competent individuals.

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Tanzania Mainland has marked the 53rd Independence anniversary. Are you satisfied with the level of development made?