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  1. .com | Fear and loathing in RosettenvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News24

    The 36-year-old Malawian and his four-year-old daughter were left homeless this week after he was caught in the crossfire when furious residents took to the streets of the Johannesburg suburb last Saturday. Mwanza recounts how residents, who had earlier set a neighbour's house alight, came banging on his door demanding to talk to Nigerians living on the property.

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  2. .com | Rosettenville's drug problem is bigger than we thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News24

    The photograph of a Malawian woman staring at a mass of debris that once was her property in Rosettenville in downtown Johannesburg does not make for comfortable viewing. She looks anxious and desperate and lost standing among heaps of blackened rubble in a burnt-out room.

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  3. East Africa: Vice President for Protected Lake VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | AllAfrica.com

    Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan has urged scientists and researchers to make use of the accumulated data and information in guiding decision makers in fulfilling the fifteenth sustainable Development goals. Gracing the Researchers and Scientific Conference here yesterday, the VP said that the fifteenth sustainable development goal - Life on Land - which envisages protecting, restoring and promoting sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystem, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reserve land degradation and biodiversity loss.

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  4. "I Had a Dream to Finish School"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Humans Rights Watch

    More than 120 Form II students prepare to sit their mock exams in a secondary school in Mwanza, northwestern Tanzania. I liked to study so that I could have a wide mind.

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  5. .com | Rosettenville vigilante violence leaves Malawian family homelessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | News24

    Johannesburg Elube Mwalwen, who emigrated from Malawi to South Africa, was making her way home from work when she noticed a commotion outside her home on Lawn Street, Rosettenville. "People were shouting and screaming and being very violent.

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  6. No confirmation that torched Rosettenvile houses were drug dens, brothelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Iol.co.za

    Malawian couple Albert Mwanza, 36, and his wife Elubey, 34, survey the damage to their house in Rosettenville after fed-up residents went on the rampage, targeting drug dealers and prostitutes in the area. Picture: Simphiwe Mbokazi/The Star Johannesburg - The police on Monday said they could not confirm that all 16 houses set alight at the weekend in Rosettenville were brothels or drug dens as alleged by protesters.

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  7. PICS: Vigilante mob torches 16 'drug dens'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Iol.co.za

    Johannesburg - Sixteen houses were gutted this weekend as renewed tensions flared up in Rosettenville, with residents torching houses they claim belong to druglords. Among those affected by heavy protests that have hit the area for a second week in a row was Malawian couple Albert and Elubey Mwanza, and on Sunday they stood aimlessly in their gutted home, blackened and covered in ash.

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  8. Tanzania: Give Serious Attention to Marine Travel TooRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Barely a week after a boat sailing to Pemba from Tanga capsized and killed 12 people in its wake, two other marine vessels collided in Lake Victoria. Though no one was killed in the Lake Victoria accident, the very idea of two marine mishaps taking place in a span of two weeks is a matter of deep concern.

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  9. Tanzania: Alarm As Major Crop Producing Regions Hit By Inadequate RainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Dar es Salaam - Food production may be severely affected this year after half of the major cereal producing regions received below average rains last month just as forecasted by the Tanzania Meteorological Authority . The 2014/15 Annual Agricultural Sample Survey report released by the National Bureau of Statistics end of December last year outlined 14 regions as the major producers of maize, paddy, sorghum and beans--Tanzania's staple foods.

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  10. Tanzania: How Illegal Fishing Is Killing Factories in the Lake ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Along the shores of Lake Victoria, a young man, Mr Mwita Venance, is lying under a tree at Matvilla Beach after spending hours in the water fishing. His colleague, Mtatiro Marwa, is busy preparing fish for a quick meal.

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  11. Tanzania: Magufuli Assures Lake Victoria Passengers of New ShipRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    President John Magufuli yesterday reassured residents of Lake Victoria Region that documentation processes are ongoing to purchase them a new ship that will ply the lakeside areas of Mwanza, Kagera, Mara and Shinyanga. He pointed out that documentation processes are not only ongoing to buy one ship here, but also two more ships where one will serve Lake Victoria passengers and the other for Lake Tanganyika people.

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  12. Refugee crisis 2016: 12 countries, 12 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2016 | Al Jazeera

    A Mozambican child plays with a hoe outside a makeshift shelter at Kapise camp in Malawi's Mwanza district, January 18, 2016. [Eldson Chagara/Reuters] An internally displaced Syrian woman, covered with mud, carries her belongings as she is stuck with others in the town of Khirbet Al-Joz, in Latakia countryside, waiting to get permission to cross into Turkey near the Syrian-Turkish border, Syria, February 7, 2016.

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  13. Tanzania: Malawi Police Probes Tanzania 'Nuclear Spy' ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Malawi Police in Karonga say they are probing reports that eight Tanzanians found loitering around Kayelekera Uranium mine were spying on suspected Malawi's nuclear manufacturing. Tanzania Minister of Foreign Affairs and East African and International Cooperation, Dr Augustine Mahiga, told The Citizen newspaper of that he was unaware of the reports and promised to make a follow-up.

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  14. Tanzania: Fish Fillet Processing Hit Hard By Illegal FishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Fish fillet processing has declined by seven per cent in the period ended June this year due to illegal fishing in Lake Victoria. The Bank of Tanzania Manager, Mwanza Branch, Mr James Machemba said at the weekend that production of fish fillets declined to 23,488.4 tones from 25, 371.2 tones of the corresponding period last year.

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  15. Zimbabwe secretly deports 124 Malawi a illegala immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | ZWNews.com

    Malawians have expressed anger following the deportation of 124 Malawi nationals from Zimbabwe last week by President Mugabe's government. The deportees have been staying in lice infested filthy Harare jails as there was not enough resources to repatriate them when they arrested 2 months ago.

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  16. Wartsila to supply 40 MW power plant to TanzaniaRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Wartsila will supply a 40 MW Smart Power Generation plant to Geita Gold Mining Limited in Tanzania. The turn-key engineering, procurement and construction order includes four Wartsila 32TS engines running on heavy or light fuel oil.

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  17. Tanzania: Early Morning 'Vuli' Rains Flood Most of DarRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Most parts of Dar es Salaam City yesterday experienced heavy rains that pounded the city for almost five hours, wreaking havoc on the infrastructure as a number of roads were rendered inaccessible. A survey by this newspaper witnessed floods engulfing most residential neighbourhoods, especially the low-lying ones, like Mkwajuni, Jangwani and Msimbazi valleys.

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  18. Tanzania: Samia Rails At Laxity in Revenue CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Vice president Samia Suluhu Hassan has underscored the need for councils to collect property tax as own sources of revenue instead of complaining about shortages of budgetary funds, a situation that stymies development project implementation. The Vice-President said this yesterday when opening a modern abattoir in the city of Mwanza.

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  19. Good News for Child Protection in MalawiRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    Malawi has made a commitment to amend its conflicting laws on the definition of a child, a move that will help in the fight against child marriage. A 14-year-old girl holds her baby at her sister's home in a village in Kanduku, in Malawi's Mwanza district.

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  20. Good News for Child Protection in MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Humans Rights Watch

    Malawi has made a commitment to amend its conflicting laws on the definition of a child, a move that will help in the fight against child marriage. A 14-year-old girl holds her baby at her sister's home in a village in Kanduku, in Malawi's Mwanza district.

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