Mercy Corps unveil $5mn AgriFin Digital Farmer initiative
AgriFin today launched the AgriFin Digital Farmer, a two year, $5 million initiative to support the expansion of high impact, digitally enabled services to at least 1 million farmers over two years across Kenya, Tanzania, Ethiopia, and Nigeria.
Opinion: Tanzanians must wake up and work hard in 2019
It is not enough to dream of a bright future, says Anaclet Rwegayura. He'd like to see his fellow Tanzanians cast off their lethargy and actively work to improve life for all.
German Africa Prize for environmental activists
They’ve sacrificed their lives to protect the environment in their home countries. That’s why Gerald Bigurube from Tanzania and Clovis Razafimalala from Madagascar are being awarded this year’s German Africa Prize – an award presented by the German Africa Foundation to “outstanding individuals” who have dedicated themselves to social causes in Africa.
Congolese rebel leader John Tshibangu extradited by Tanzania - file footage
A renegade Congolese colonel who had threatened to depose President Joseph Kabila has been extradited from Tanzania and will be prosecuted for rebellion, Congo's defence minister told Reuters on Monday (February 5).
Rangers colluding with elephant poachers in Tanzania
A Deutsche Welle investigation has found evidence of collusion between UN-trained rangers and the poachers they are supposed to be stopping in Tanzania.
Nigerian invents bomb detector
Nigerian, Oshi Agabi unveiled his unique invention recently at the TEDGlobal conference in Tanzania.
Tecno mobile acquires 25% of Africa's smartphone market share
Device manufacturer, Tecno Mobile has over the last ten years acquired over 25 per cent market share in Kenya and African markets including Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Egypt and Cameroon.
Tanzania faces major shortage of medicines
The poor and most vulnerable in Tanzania are suffering from a major shortage of basic medicines. Public health facilities only have half the drugs they need after the government failed to release funds.
Tanzania: Move to relocate capital to Dodoma begins
Tanzania’s government has started relocating its capital from the port city of Dar es Salaam to Dodoma.