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  1. New Evidence MH370 Glided to Its DeathBy Clive IrvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Daily Beast

    The official search is nearly over while amateurs comb beaches to look for more debris. Already their efforts have turned up pieces of wing that show the plane didn't nosedive into the ocean.

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  2. Tanzania: Zantel, Zeco Re-Launch Bill Payment Via MobilesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Electricity consumers in Zanzibar will now find it increasingly easy to pay their power bills, thanks to the re-launch of a service that allows them to do so directly via their mobile phones. The service now has a new robust system which allows it to handle an increased number of people at one time, according to the Zantel chief executive officer, Benoit Janin.

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  3. Tanzania: Zanzibar's Opposition Accuses Police of Harassing SupportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Zanzibar's main opposition party, the Civic United Front , has accused Tanzania's police of intimidating its supporters through threats of arrest. The accusation follows Inspector General of Police Ernest Mangu's assertion last week that CUF Secretary General and three-time presidential candidate, Seif Sharif Hamad, would be arrested and charged with spreading hatred against the government.

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  4. Tanzania: Power Bill Payments Via Mobile Phones Re-LaunchedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AllAfrica.com

    Consumers in Zanzibar will now find it increasingly easy to pay their electricity bills, thanks to the re-launch of a service that allows them to do so directly via their mobile phones.

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  5. Tanzania: Water Projects' Implementation in Tanzania Thrills AfDBRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    African Development Bank has expressed satisfaction on Tanzania's implementation of water and sanitation projects, promising to continue working closely with the government towards the target of availing water and sanitation services to more citizens. AfDB Director of Water and Sanitation Department Mohamed El Azizi said in Dar es Salaam yesterday that the bank has financed a number of water and sanitation projects in Tanzania and in Africa in general.

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  6. Tanzania: Zanzibar Govt Dismisses Claims of BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | AllAfrica.com

    Finance and Planning Minister, Dr Khalid Salum Mohamed, has dismissed claims that Zanzibar government is now bankrupt, stressing that revenue collection is good. "Just ignore social media rumours from the opposition that the government is broke and that it survives by borrowing money from businesspeople.

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  7. East African central banks to rebuild forex reservesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Daily Monitor

    ... things, reviewed the progress on the implementation of decisions of the 19th ordinary meeting held in Zanzibar, Tanzania in August 2015. Monetary Union In 2013, the East African Community (EAC) heads of state signed a protocol establishing the EAC ...

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  8. Superior Rock Group Queen Denounces Use of Song at RNCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    For those of you who missed the Republican National Convention last night - The Orange Overlord Donald Drumpf walked out onto the stage to introduce his wife WWE style to Queen's "We are the Champions." Well, Queen isn't having it.

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  9. A New Generation Learns How To Live With HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | National Public Radio

    Cleopas Kapembwa Chisanga of Zambia, who is HIV positive, is the subject of a new video - and will be broadcasting from this week's International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa. Courtesy of Children's Radio Foundation hide caption Cleopas Kapembwa Chisanga of Zambia, who is HIV positive, is the subject of a new video - and will be broadcasting from this week's International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa.

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  10. Tanzania: Magufuli Appoints Rutasitara New TCAA Deputy Board ChairmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | AllAfrica.com

    A statement by State House acting director of communication Gerson Msigwa said Prof. Rutasitara replaces Dr Nyamajeje Weggoro who has completed his term.

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  11. Tanzania: Opposition Leader Hamad Lined Up for ProsecutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | AllAfrica.com

    The Inspector General of Police , Mr Ernest Mangu, said yesterday that police in collaboration with the Director of Public Prosecutions office will arraign the Civic United Front Secretary General, Maalim Seif Sharif Hamad, for allegedly mobilizing and inciting his followers to cause chaos in Zanzibar. Mr Mangu said that whoever violates the laws of the land and other regulations will be arrested, interrogated and charged.

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  12. Seized Ivory May Have Come From as Many as 140 Poached ElephantsRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 17 | National Geographic

    Tanzanian authorities announced on Monday that they had seized 1.4 tons of elephant tusks and arrested a group of major international ivory dealers in Dar es Salaam, the country's largest city. The ivory was discovered in late June at a house in Kimara, a mostly upper class suburb, by officials with a specialized wildlife crime task force that is part of Tanzania's National and Transnational Serious Crimes Investigation Unit .

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  13. Smart Travel: ZanzibarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Mydigitalfc.com

    Because Zanzibar in Tanzania evokes images of pirates - the kind that are more adventurous than mercenary. And that it has a floating boulder restaurant only etch those images deeper.

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  14. Tanzania: United Nations Urges Tanzania to Focus On AgricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | AllAfrica.com

    Dar es Salaam - Tanzania's economy has been growing at a satisfactory rate but the country must promote several areas for the growth to have an impact on poverty reduction endeavours amid global uncertainties, the United Nations has said. In its Development Assistance Plan 2016 -2021 Report - which was launched in Dar es Salaam recently - the United Nations calls upon Tanzania to ensure that it puts emphasis on growth of areas that will have a a quick impact on the population.

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  15. Georgetown University in Qatar team studies Zanzibara s revolutionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Fourteen Georgetown University in Qatar students have returned from a rigorous 10-day trip to Oman, Zanzibar and Tanzania. The students of GU-Q's Zones of Conflict, Zones of Peace programme explored the history, politics, and reconciliation efforts that continue in the wake of the 1964 revolution in Zanzibar.

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  16. Ndyagumanawe targets history in Nile Special OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Daily Monitor

    After a slight drizzle, Amos Ndyagumanawe drove his branded Toyota Mark II car to the Nile Breweries company premises in Luzira yesterday morning Pool. Champion, who beat Alfred Gumikiriza 7-5 in last year's final, wants to become first player to defend the Nile Special Pool Open title.

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  17. Georgetown students travel to study the living memory of Zanzibar's 1964 revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Al Bawaba

    Fourteen Georgetown University in Qatar students have recently returned from a rigorous 10 day trip to Oman, Zanzibar, and Tanzania. The students, who are enrolled in the university's Zones of Conflict, Zones of Peace program, explored the history, politics, and reconciliation efforts that continue even today in the wake of the 1964 revolution in Zanzibar.

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  18. Tanzania: Locals Denied Jobs in Fishing VesselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | AllAfrica.com

    Lack of knowledge that is applied when using helicopters in rescue efforts has been cited as one of the reasons why Tanzanians are denied jobs in international ships. "It is unfortunate that Tanzanians are not employed because our home seamen college like DIM does not teach the four-day course about rescue operations by using helicopters.

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  19. Hundreds attend funeral of gored bullfighter in SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Yahoo!

    This framegrab taken from Castilla La Mancha TV shows matador Victor Barrio on the ground after being gored by a bull during a bullfight as the banderilleros distract the bull, in the Teruel bullring, east of Spain, Saturday July 9, 2016. Victor Barrio, 29, was fatally gored, the first professional matador to be killed in the ring in more than three decades.

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  20. Tanzania: India Leader Pledges Closer Partnership With TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | AllAfrica.com

    Dar es Salaam - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said yesterday that Tanzania could access $500 million in low-interest loans from India to finance water projects. Speaking after arriving in Dar es Salaam, Mr Modi said India was committed to its friendship with Tanzania and was willing to support this country in various areas of development.

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