Zanzibar, Tanzania Newswire

Zanzibar, Tanzania Newswire

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  1. Kwesi Appiah to take Khartoum FC to Cecafa competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Ghanamma.com

    Ex-Black Stars coach Kwesi Appiah will lead his Khartoum FC side to the 2015 Cecafa competition as a late replacement. The Sudanese side has been drafted to replace defending champions Al Merreikh who pulled out to concentrate on the CAF Champions League after qualifying for the lucrative Group stages.

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  2. Taking on the 'Mountain of God'Read the original story

    Apr 7, 2015 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. 'Walk with me, Oh my Lord' is one of my favourite hymns, but never more so than when I am taking part in one of my 'adventure runs'.

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  3. Tanzania and the World Bank Group Commemorate 50-Year PartnershipRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Today, the World Bank Group and the Government of Tanzania are commemorating 50 years of development partnership since 1965 when the World Bank's Board of Executive Directors approved the US$5 million Agriculture Credit Project, the first credit to the United Republic of Tanzania. "On behalf of the World Bank Group, I would like to thank the people of Tanzania for the fruitful partnership we have built over the past 50 years and renew our commitment to help the country achieve its objectives of accelerating economic growth.

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  4. QAa s inaugural flight lands in ZanzibarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    QA CCO Marwan Koleilat, Qatari Ambassador to Tanzania Jassim Al Maadadi, Zanzibar's Minister of Infrastructure and Communication Juma Duni Haji and other officials welcome the flight at Abeid Amani Karume International Airport. DOHA: Qatar Airways launched its second new destination of the year, touching down in the Spice Island of Zanzibar yesterday.

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  5. APR Fc drawn against Sudanese Al Shandy2015 Kagame CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Umupira

    Rwanda league champions APR Fc have been pooled in Group B of the 2015 Cecafa Kagame Cup where they are to face Sudanese club Al Shandy in this year's edition set for Saturday July 18 to Sunday August 2, 2015 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Last year's finalists APR are in Group B with Al AhlyShandy of Tanzania, LLB of Burundi and Somalia's Elman.

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  6. Mwanza, Mara in netball finalRead the original story

    Thursday | IPPMEDIA

    Mwanza and Mara have qualified for the netball event's final of this year's national inter-primary schools games, Umitashumta, after cruising to victories in their semi-final matches played here yesterday. Mwanza trounced Shinyanga 41-33 in the first semi-final and Mara claimed a slim 37-34 win over Rukwa in an exciting second semi-final encounter.

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  7. Yanga host Gor Mahia in Kagame Cup openerRead the original story

    Thursday | IPPMEDIA

    Mainland premier league champions, Young Africans , will meet their Kenyan counterpart Gor Mahia, in the opening match of this year's Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations club championship, or popularly known as Kagame Cup to be played at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam on July 18. Yanga and Gor Mahia are in group A of the tournament that also comprises Djibouti's Telecoms, Zanzibar's KMKM and Sudan's Khartoum. Group B has last year's finalists, Rwanda's APR, Sudan's Al Ahly Shandy, Burundi's Lydia Academic and Somalia's Hegaan FC.

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  8. Postal Bank for share listing at Dar bourse pending regulation reformsRead the original story

    Wednesday | IPPMEDIA

    The Tanzania Postal Bank will again float its shares at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange next year, should parliament endorse a bill to reform the bank, TPB Chief Executive Officer, Sabasaba Mshindi said yesterday in Dar es Salaam. In an exclusive interview with The Guardian, he said at the moment, the bank operates under the Banking and Financial Institutions Act, 2006 which requires all banks to be incorporated under the Companies Act.

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  9. Whistleblower Bill draws mixed reactionsRead the original story

    Wednesday | IPPMEDIA

    The Whistleblower and Witness Protection Bill received mixed reactions from the Members of Parliament yesterday, saying there was no guarantee of the informant's safety after disclosure. They were contributing to the Whistleblower and Witness Protection Bill, 2015 that was tabled in the House for the second and third reading.

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  10. IRB Rotary Club welcomes two exchange studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Tampa Bay Newspapers

    ... for the 2014-2015 year. Arshi is Muslim and lived with her aunt and uncle and cousin, in a small town in Zanzibar, Tanzania, prior to her arriving in Florida. Her beaming smile is the first thing you notice about Arshi but once you meet her you know ...

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  11. Boyds, MD Author Publishes Inspirational Book for Young GirlsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 1 | PR Leap

    ... girls are beautiful, and she happens to be one of them. About the Author: Born in the beautiful island of Zanzibar, Tanzania, Gheda Vuai is a medical doctor who graduated from Kilimanjaro Christian Medical College (KCMC) in 2010 in Tanzania. She ...

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  12. 'New strategy required to curb illegal timber trade'Read the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | IPPMEDIA

    ... trade," he said. The two-day forum has been organised by WWF and TRAFFIC and has drawn participants from Zanzibar, Tanzania Mainland, Kenya and Uganda. Other participants have come from Botswana, Madagascar, Mozambique, the East African Community ...

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  13. MPs approve Commodity Exchanges BillRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | IPPMEDIA

    The National Assembly yesterday approved the Commodity Exchanges Act 2015 with legislators emphasising that priority be directed to improve the infrastructures and ensure smooth transportation of farmers' produce. The lawmakers also passed the Tanzania Postal Bank Act 2015 to make it comply with the Bank of Tanzania Guidance of 2006.

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  14. Zanzibar: On the trail of turtles and glam rock godsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | CNN

    The team at Mnarani Marine Turtle Conservation Pond nurture newly hatched babies to adolescence and nurse rescued adults to good health. The sun sets in old Stone Town, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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  15. EAC states impose common external tariffs to protect paddy farmersRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | IPPMEDIA

    The East Africa Community partner states have imposed Common External Tariff to help traders and farmers in the community to benefit from what they grow and protect rice smuggling that destroy small scale farmers engaged in paddy production in the region. A report from Rice Council of Tanzania issued by the Rice Council Executive Director, Winnie Bashagi say that the EAC has decided to imposed the common external tariffs after it identified that right now Tanzania and other EAC rice industry is under the threat of imported rice from Thailand and Pakistan.

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  16. Zanzibar to host regional timber trade forum todayRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | IPPMEDIA

    Zanzibar is set to host the Third Annual East Africa Timber Trade Stakeholders Forum organised by WWF and TRAFFIC beginning today. The two-day forum will address the growing domestic demand for timber in the region along with the growing intra-regional and inter-regional illegal trade of timber and other forest products flowing across the Mainland - Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Zanzibar, Madagascar, Zambia, Mozambique, Malawi and the Democratic Republic of Congo .

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  17. Tanzania: Why Few Voters Turn Out During General ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | AllAfrica.com

    Last Monday, one local media reported that over 24 million Tanzanians are expected to cast votes in the coming general election in October, this year, with Dar es Salaam Region reported to have the highest number of voters. According to the estimates released by the National Bureau of Statistics , which is based on the adjusted national population census for 2015, the NBS report released in Arusha last weekend predicted that 24,252,927 voters are expected to choose their leaders countrywide.

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  18. Tanzania: Zanzibar West Urban Region for ModernisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | AllAfrica.com

    Plans are underway to transform the whole of West-Urban region into 'Zanzibar City' equipped with modern facilities including improved security gadgets, says the government. Addressing the media at his office yesterday, the Minister of Local Administration and Special Department, Mr Haji Omar Kheri, said three mayors would perform their duties under the new city council.

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  19. Day Two: Uganda VS Tanzania; Non Residential training for Cranes and Kobs playersRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | PressReleasePoint

    A group of twenty two local based Uganda Cranes' players combined with those of Under 23 has today morning trained at Vienna College Namugongo ahead of the return leg against Tanzania Taifa Stars on Saturday 4th July 2015 at Nakivubo War Memorial stadium in Kampala and a friendly game in Malawi on 6th July 2015 respectively. During the training session, head coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic emphasized on ball control, creativity and scoring opportunities.

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  20. Corporate bodies, individuals inject sh236m in EA Military G......Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | New Vision

    ... relaunched in Kampala in 2005. Uganda got the mantle to host this year's event after last year's meet in Zanzibar, Tanzania. Vision Group Marketing boss Susan Nsibirwa interacts with General Katumba Wamala and KCCA executive Director Jeniffer ...

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