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Tanzania crackdown: Government restricts foreign broadcasters
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Few tourists show up to watch migration of Kenyan wildebeests amid COVID-19 pandemic
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Tanzania opposition figure Tundu Lissu returns from exile
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Tanzania COVID-19 response: Government accused of a coverup
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20 Pound Tanzanite Found By Small Mining Company
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Coronavirus cases pass one million mark in AfricaSouth Africa accounts for more than half of all cases, while Tanzania's lack of data is a "concern".
Tanzanite: Tanzanian miner earns millions after second rare findSaniniu Laizer sells a Tanzanite stone for $2 million (£1.5m), months after a similar find.
'My Tanzanian family is split over coronavirus'Sammy Awami writes that his relatives are divided over the Tanzanian leader's policy on Covid-19.
Tanzania presidential hopeful Tundu Lissu returns home after attempt on lifeTundu Lissu, attacked in the capital in 2017, wants to run for office after treatment in Belgium.
Tanzanite: Tanzanian miner becomes overnight millionaireSaniniu Laizer sold two Tanzanite stones, with a combined weight of 15kg, for $3.4m.
Tanzania's Magufuli - taking on coronavirus and imperialismWill Tanzania's President John Magufuli controversial statements help or hinder his re-election campaign?
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Tanzanian president Magufuli dissolves parliament before vote, touts development recordTanzanian President John Magufuli dissolved parliament on Tuesday ahead of elections in October, touting his government’s record in expanding infrastructure such as roads, electricity generation and..
Diamond Platnumz and Africa's most popular YouTube starsThe Tanzanian is the first sub-Saharan artist to reach a billion YouTube views - how do Africa's other stars compare?
Coronavirus in Tanzania: Has Covid-19 disappeared?Several doctors in the country say Covid-19 is spreading fast despite the government's claims to the contrary.
Tanzanian opposition leader attacked by unidentified peopleTanzania's main opposition leader Freeman Mbowe was attacked by unidentified people as he entered his home early on Tuesday, his party said, the latest misfortune to befall the opposition ahead of a..
Coronavirus: John Magufuli declares Tanzania free of Covid-19President John Magufuli says prayers have helped eliminate the deadly virus from the country.
Tanzanian recycling plant starts making face shields from plastic bottlesA recycling plant in Tanzania's port city of Dar es Salaam has traded paper for plastic bottles and started making anti-coronavirus face shields that are being snatched up by hospitals and health..
Tanzanian court finds opposition leader guilty of sedition, sets him freeA Tanzanian court ruled on Friday that an opposition leader was guilty of sedition and incitement on accusations that he falsely said some 100 people were killed in clashes between herders and police..
U.S. reaches consensus with Sudan on 'contours' of future claims dealThe United States and Sudan have reached a common understanding on the "contours" of a future bilateral claims agreement linked to the 1998 al Qaeda bombings of U.S. embassies in Kenya and Tanzania,..
Rwanda genocide suspect Kabuga opposes transfer to U.N. tribunal: lawyersRwandan genocide suspect Felicien Kabuga has the right to be presumed innocent and opposes being transferred from France to a U.N. tribunal based in Tanzania, his lawyers said in a statement.
Sudan 'must pay' US East African embassy attack victimsThe US Supreme Court rules in favour of damages over the 1998 bombings in Kenya and Tanzania.
U.S. Supreme Court heaps more damages on Sudan in embassy bombing casesThe U.S. Supreme Court dealt a legal setback to Sudan on Monday, ruling that the African nation cannot avoid punitive damages it was ordered to pay in lawsuits accusing it of complicity in the 1998 al..
Kenya closes borders to Tanzania and Somalia over coronavirusKenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday banned movement across the country's borders with Tanzania and Somalia to help curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Kenya's president Uhuru Kenyatta bans movement to Tanzania and Somalia over COVID-19Kenya's President Uhuru Kenyatta on Saturday ordered a cessation of movement between the country and neighbouring Tanzania and Somalia to help curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Zambia reopens border with Tanzania to cargo after COVID-19 closureZambia reopened its Nakonde border with Tanzania on Friday for cargo after a five-day closure of the key transit point for copper and cobalt exports and fuel imports, but people were still not allowed..
Coronavirus: Tanzania hospitals overwhelmed - USPresident John Magufuli says the crisis is being exaggerated and has stopped publishing case numbers.
Africa disease centre rejects Tanzania's allegation that its coronavirus tests faultyThe head of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention on Thursday rejected an assertion by Tanzania's president that coronavirus tests it supplied are faulty.
Night burials amid Tanzania's coronavirus defianceSome fear the East African nation is downplaying the pandemic as it seeks to protect its economy.
President queries Tanzania coronavirus kits after goat testCoronavirus test kits used in Tanzania were dismissed as faulty by President John Magufuli on Sunday, because he said they had returned positive results on samples taken from a goat and a pawpaw.
Tanzanian president promises to import coronavirus 'cure'There is no scientific proof the Madagascan-made tonic is effective in treating the virus.
Tanzania's president calls for debt forgiveness to help battle virusTanzania's President John Magufuli called on international creditors on Wednesday to cancel debts owed by African nations to enable them use the savings to battle the coronavirus.
Tanzania confirms its first coronavirus death, health minister saysTanzania confirmed its first coronavirus death on Tuesday, health minister Ummy Mwalimu said in a statement.
U.S. blacklists Zimbabwe officials over human rights abuseThe United States on Wednesday imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe's state security minister and its ambassador to Tanzania, the U.S. Treasury Department said, accusing them of human rights abuses, including..
Tanzanian opposition lawmakers found guilty of making seditious statementsA court in Tanzania convicted nine opposition leaders and legislators on Tuesday of making seditious statements and imposed five-month jail terms or a fine, which could heighten activists' fears that..
Detained Tanzanian journalist freed after pleading guilty to financial crimesA prominent Tanzanian journalist arrested in July was released on Monday after pleading guilty of tax evasion and money laundering in a case critics had said was politically motivated.
Locust invasion: UN warns of famine in Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and SomaliaThe infestation devouring tonnes of crops in the region could create a food crisis, the UN says.
At least 20 people killed in stampede at church service in TanzaniaAt least 20 people were killed and more than a dozen hurt in a stampede as worshippers rushed to be anointed during a church service in northern Tanzania, officials said on Sunday.
Tanzania church stampede kills at least 20 worshippersWorshippers at the service in Moshi rushed forward to be anointed with blessed oil.
Tanzania says has not been officially notified about U.S. travel banTanzania said on Saturday it had not been officially notified by the United States about a travel ban after it was targeted alongside five other countries by President Donald Trump's expanded travel..
Tanzania 'anti-gay' force official Paul Makonda banned from USPaul Makonda launched a surveillance squad dedicated to hunting down gay people in Dar es Salaam.
U.S. bans Tanzanian official who launched anti-gay crackdownThe United States said on Friday it banned from visiting the country a Tanzanian official who announced a crackdown on homosexuality in Dar es Salaam in 2018.
Tanzanian home affairs minister fired over $453 million contractTanzanian President John Magufuli fired his home affairs minister Kangi Lugola on Thursday, accusing him of mismanaging a 408 million euro ($453 million) fire department contract.
Trump administration plans to add Nigeria and six other nations to travel ban list: reportsThe Trump administration is planning to add seven countries - Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania - to its travel ban list, U.S. media reports said on Tuesday.
Villa hoping to finalise deal for £10m Tanzanian striker SamattaAston Villa are hoping to complete a £10m deal for Genk striker Mbwana Samatta as manager Dean Smith moves to strengthen his attacking options.
U.S. Supreme Court rebuffs Sudan bid to limit damages over embassy bombingsThe U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear Sudan's bid to avoid paying $3.8 billion in damages to family members of people killed or injured in al Qaeda's 1998 bombings of the U.S. embassies in..
Maxence Melo's Jamii Forums: Tanzania’s 'accidental journalist'Maxence Melo, the online freedom champion in Tanzania is apprehensive of what might happen in an election year