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Tanzania: Tundu Lissu Back In Belgium In Exile

Popular Resistance leader Tundu Lissu in Tanzania has been sent to exile in Belgium due to the political unrest in the country. His followers has caused great mischief in the country, which as seen him…

Mixed Emotions At Magufuli’s Inauguration

It was a day mixed emotion for the citizens of Tanzania, as some were happy while others were unsure of the political capabilities of President John Magufuli. President Magufuli was sworn in yesterday, for a…

Tanzania: President John Magufuli wins Election For A…

President John Magufuli has been re-elected as the president of Tanzania for a second term. Magufuli pulled a landslide victory against every opposition possible. President Magufuli has been undoubtedly been the utmost favourite for the…

Amnesty International Reports Foul Play in Tanzanian Politics

Foul Play in Tanzanian Politics – Amnesty Intertional

The Amnesty International alleges in a document posted on Monday that Tanzanian President John Magufuli’s authorities is actively repressing the political opposition as rapidly-passed legal guidelines restricting the freedom of expression, peaceful assembly and association…

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Former Tanzanian President Mkapa is dead

NEWS: Former President of Tanzania Mkapa is dead

Tanzania's former President Benjamin William Mkapa, 81, is dead, President John Magufuli has announced. Mkapa died on Friday at a Tanzanian hospital. In a statement, Magufuli advised Tanzanians to stay calm. "It is with a…

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Tanzania miner pockets $3.4m for two gemstones

Tanzania miner pockets $3.4m for two gemstones

A small-scale miner in Tanzania has become an overnight millionaire after unearthing two of the biggest rough tanzanite gemstones ever found. Tanzania’s government bought the book-sized stones weighing 20 pounds (9 kg) and 11 pounds…

US slams Tanzania for opposition members arrest

US slams Tanzania for opposition members arrest

The U.S. criticized Tanzania’s arrest of eight opposition leaders during their party meeting on Wednesday, saying the action stifles democratic norms. ACT-Wazalendo party leader Zitto Kabwe and other members were taken by authorities, citing alleged…

Tanzania virus-free

President Magufuli declares Tanzania free of Coronavirus

President John Magufuli of Tanzania has declared the East African country “coronavirus-free”. This is coming after the World Health Organization (WHO) expressed concern over the government’s strategy on the pandemic. Tanzania refused to publish daily…