Zanzibar, Tanzania Newswire

Zanzibar, Tanzania Newswire

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  1. Cecafa hails successful 2015 Kagame Cup editionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Umukino

    The Council of East and Central Africa Football Association take this opportunity to thank all the stakeholders who supported the council to ensure the successful conclusion of the 2015 Kagame Cup. CECAFA at the same time takes this opportunity to congratulate Azam FC of Tanzania for lifting the crown on Sunday after beating Kenya's GorMahia in the final.

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  2. Azam Fc 2015 Cecafa Kagame Cup ChampionsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Umupira

    Azam Fc skipper Bocco and Azam owner Said Salim Bakhresa celebrate Cecafa Kagame Cup title in Dar es Salaam on Sunday Tanzanian side Azam FC won their first CecafaKagame Cup title after defeating Gor-Mahia of Kenya 2-0 in a pulsating final played on Sunday afternoon at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. A goal from each half through forward and skipper John Bocco and Ivorian KipreTcheTche ended GorMahia's aim of lifting a sixth regional title that could have seen them equal Tanzanian giants Simba SC at the top of the charts.

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  3. Judiciary urged to prepare adequately for electoral challengesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    Judges of the Appeals Court have been called upon to prepare themselves adequately to meet the challenges associated with post poll petitions as the General Election draws nearer. "Come October 25, it will be Tanzania's turn.

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  4. NIDA says national IDs not rejectedRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | IPPMEDIA

    The National Identification Authority yesterday refuted claims that commercial banks in Dar es Salaam routinely turn down customers' requests to use national identity cards in formalising banking transactions. The registration of people yet to get the cards is going on in Dar es Salaam, while those who have not collected theirs are encouraged to do so.

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  5. Govt suggests common front on PwA killersRead the original story

    Yesterday | IPPMEDIA

    The government has suggested recruitment of traditional healers, people with albinism, journalists, police officers and doctors into building common front to fight the albino killers. Acting Commissioner for Social Welfare, Rabikira Mushi made the call in Iringa yesterday during a two-day academic symposium involving the social welfare workers, medical doctors and the related officials.

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  6. Azam FC secure first Cecafa titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Newsday

    After conceding, Gor Mahia piled pressure on the home side with Innocent Wafula's shot missing the target by inches. In the second half, Gor Mahia returned showing more hunger for goal, but it was Azam who almost doubled their lead when Kipre Tchetche's shot rattled the post.

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  7. Tanzania/Zimbabwe: Simba to Sign ZimbabweanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | AllAfrica.com

    ZIMBABWEAN international midfielder, Justice Majabvi arrived in Dar es Salaam on Saturday morning for trial with the Mainland giants Simba SC. Immediately after arrival, he was whisked to Zanzibar, where Simba has set up a pre-season camp.

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  8. Immigration plays down foreign trip paralysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | IPPMEDIA

    Immigration authorities have played down wide spread speculations that severe shortage of passport booklets has paralysed foreign trips for hundreds of Tanzanians. The Deputy Commissioner of Immigration Department Abbas Mussa Irovya told this paper in an exclusive interview yesterday that passport issuance has been delayed due to an abrupt increase of applicants.

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  9. NEC issues election forms timetableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | IPPMEDIA

    The National Electoral Commission has released General election timetable and invited presidential candidates from all political parties to pick up the forms starting today. Briefing the reporters yesterday in Dar es Salaam NEC Chairman Damian Lubuva said the parties's presidential, Member of Parliament and Councillors' aspirants will pick up forms to contest the October general election.

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  10. Police train 180 special officers for electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | IPPMEDIA

    Assistant Commissioner of Police Mary Nzuki said the training provides graduates with the knowledge on how to improve the delivery of police services to citizens instead of using force as they normally do. She added that the training was also aimed at equipping and nurturing frontline officers with leadership skills to become effective leaders in the field on the issue of public disorder incidents, notably during various political and non-political activities during elections.

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  11. 6 Eco-Friendly Resorts Around the World For Travelers With a ConscienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Eco-Chick

    ... offers with coupons and promo codes for Target to help you plan for an adventurous eco-vacay. Located in Zanzibar, Tanzania, where the only source of fresh water is from the rains that hit the quaint island of Chumbe, the Chumbe Island Coral Park ...

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  12. Soccer: Ugandan Simba's Flop Joins Armenia Premier League SideRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | Groong

    SIMBA'S FLOP JOINS ARMENIA PREMIER LEAGUE SIDE Daily News, Tanzania July 31 2015 Details Published on Friday, 31 July 2015 01:23 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter and Agency FORMER Simba SC Ugandan international striker Daniel Sserunkuma, who failed to impress in his short stint at the club has joined Armenia Premier League side Ulisses FC. Before joining Simba, Sserunkuma had brilliant spell with the Kenyan champions Gor Mahia in 2014/15 season, in which he emerged the Kenyan Premier League top scorer.

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  13. Reality TV hooks Tanzania as women win fame,fortune and farm toolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | AlertNet

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  14. Book review: Why Spy? by Brian Stewart and Samantha NewberyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | Scotsman.com

    BLACK Watch and Intelligence Service veteran Brian Stewart's book on spying lay on the stocks for many years until academic Samantha Newbery interviewed him as part of her doctoral research. Stewart realised that she was the collaborator who could help bring his story and insights to a younger readership.

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  15. Zanzibar to build 2 plants for seaweed processingRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 30 | IPPMEDIA

    Zanzibar is to build two seaweed processing plants at Unguja and Pemba before the end of this year in an effort to add value of the crop produced in the isles Zanzibar Island. The two plants would mainly help to uplift the prices of seaweed to farmers from the current 500 to 800 per kg of the crop as there will be expansion of the market for the produce.

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  16. Lowassa joins presidential raceRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | IPPMEDIA

    Former Prime Minister Edward Lowassa, who on Tuesday publicly announced that he was joining opposition Chadema, is today expected to pick up nomination forms for the presidential race slated for October. Lowassa was one of 38 CCM presidential hopefuls for the October General Election but he was not among the best five aspirants.

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  17. Zanzibar film fest shines light on LGBT issuesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Xtra!

    The Zanzibar International Film Festival , one of East Africa's largest and most prestigious festivals took place from July 18 to 26, 2015 - and this year, the festival was promoting an open and progressive dialogue on lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender issues. Located just over 30 kilometres off the coast of mainland Tanzania, Zanzibar is home to a population of just over a million people.

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  18. Handball coaches' clinic opens in DarRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | IPPMEDIA

    Handball coaches in the country have been urged to develop programmes which can help to nurture talents among the youth. Speaking yesterday in Dar es Salaam at the opening of two weeks handball coaches clinic, the Tanzania Olympic Committee chairman Gulam Rashid said the country has many talented handball players, but are overlooked as most coaches of the sport prefer to work with already established athletes, at the expense of upcoming players.

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  19. Dar derby rare feature in Kagame CupRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | IPPMEDIA

    Tanzania's remaining representatives in this year's Council of East and Central Africa Football Associations club championship, the Kagame Cup, Young Africans and Azam are scheduled to clash in the last quarterfinal at the National Stadium in Dar es Salaam today. Yanga finished second in group A with nine points behind group leaders, Kenya's Gor Mahia that registered ten points, winning three matches and settling for a draw in one game.

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  20. Tanzania: Former PM Heads to Opposition as Presidential Race Heats UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | AllAfrica.com

    Tanzania's opposition coalition Ukawa has officially welcomed former Prime Minister Edward Lowassa into its ranks in a plan to reinforce their efforts to defeat the ruling party CCM in the October presidential elections. In a strange turn of events, the coalition came out to defend Mr Lowassa at a press conference on Monday, terming him a person of integrity and claiming that there was no evidence linking him to corruption allegations.

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