THE new Minister for Energy and Minerals, Mr George Simbachawene, on Monday outlined four areas that would characterise the first days of his leadership at the powerful docket, including empowering small-scale miners.
PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete arrived in Berlin, Germany, on Monday to attend a high-level meeting of Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (Gavi Alliance) as part of his official trip to Germany and France.
TRAFFIC congestion in Dar es Salaam will be history with the completion in three years’ time of the construction of several major roads that Works Minister John Magufuli launched in the city on Monday.
HOME Affairs Minister Mathias Chikawe has cautioned the police force to avoid being the cause for chaos during the forthcoming referendum on the Proposed Constitution and general elections this year.
EGYPTIAN Ministry of Foreign Affairs has welcomed the peace agreement signed by three factions of the ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM) of South Sudan in Arusha, last week and commended Tanzania for spearheading the deal.
THE Kisutu Resident Magistrate’s Court in Dar es Salaam has granted an interim order, stopping elections for leaders of a religious institution, Sunni Muslim Jamaat Community.
AFTER staying three days without water following a shutdown of the Lower Ruvu Water Plant by the Dar es Salaam Water and Sewerage Corporation (DAWASCO) over the weekend, some parts of Dar es Salaam and Bagamoyo were expected to start accessing the precious liquid from yesterday evening.
THREE brothers who were living in a small hut likened to a cage, amidst abject poverty at Mkalama Village in Weruweru Ward here, have been rescued out of the situation as local and foreign organisations constructed a modern house for them.
THE government has been advised to make its budgets more children-friendly by ensuring that priority is given in allocating special funds for them in the quest for their rights and well-being.