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Sumatra mulls going online
Tanzania | 20 hours ago
In order to simplify its operations, Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (Sumatra) is planning to switch to online operations.
Sumatra mulls going online
Civil servants coping with law - Official
Tanzania | 21 hours ago
The government through the President's Office (Public Service Recruitment Secretariat) has continued strengthening the level of law abiding to the citizens, rules and regulations in the issues relating to the public service.
Civil servants coping with law - Official
Stakeholders urged on gas policy
Tanzania | 21 hours ago
The purpose of creating the natural gas policy is to make sure that, every Tanzanian is benefiting from such resource that has been discovered in the country, in which more than 19 areas in Mbeya region.
Stakeholders urged on gas policy
Kariakoo businessmen close shops
Tanzania | 21 hours ago
Business at Kariakoo, Dar es Salaam's business district, came to a standstill on Monday as businessmen in Kariakoo refused to open their shops for business, protesting the recent order by Tanzania Revune Authority, which aims to enforce the use the Electronic Fiscal Devices (EFD's).
Kariakoo businessmen close shops
3 dead as missing plane found in Serengeti
Tanzania | 2 days ago
The Safari Express plane that had gone missing was Monday found crashed at Serengeti National Park in Tanzania, killing all the three occupants. The aircraft was headed for Magadi in Kenya from Mwanza, Tanzania when it crashed on Sunday night.
3 dead as missing plane found in Serengeti
Plane from Mwanza to JKIA goes missing
Tanzania | 2 days ago
A light aircraft with three persons on board has gone missing while headed to Kenya from Mwanza, Tanzania.
Plane from Mwanza to JKIA goes missing
Zambia arrests 20 Tanzanians
Tanzania | 2 days ago
The immigration department in Livingstone, Zambia, last week arrested 20 Tanzanians for illegal stay.Immigration Public relations officer Namati Nshinka confirmed in a statement that the operation was conducted around Town centre in Livingstone which culminated into the detention of 20 Tanzanian nationals.
Zambia arrests 20 Tanzanians
Banyana thump Tanzania 6-1
Tanzania | 2 days ago
Banyana Banyana registered yet another victory ahead of the African Women's Championship tournament after beating Tanzania 6-1 in a friendly at the old Peter Mokaba Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
Banyana thump Tanzania 6-1
Fastjet launches flights between TZ, Uganda
Tanzania | 2 days ago
Low-cost African airline Fastjet (LON:FJET) is going to start flights between the capital cities of Tanzania and Uganda.
Fastjet launches flights between TZ, Uganda
Tigo diversifies e-transaction
Tanzania | 2 days ago
Tigo Tanzania has launched a new mobile money feature on its automated machines, TigoMatic, which enables customers to deposit and withdraw money from their Tigo Pesa accounts round the clock.
Tigo diversifies e-transaction
New bridge opens between Rwanda-TZ border
Tanzania | 4 days ago
A new newly constructed road over the border linking Rwanda and Tanzania has been opened.The bridge, under construction since May 2012, crosses over River Akagera connecting Tanzania to Rwanda.
New bridge opens between Rwanda-TZ border
Ex-TBS boss faces 3 years in jail
Tanzania | 5 days ago
THE former Director General of Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS), Charles Ekelege, was on Thursday sentenced to three years in prison after a Dar es Salaam court found him guilty of several offences, including abuse of power.
Ex-TBS boss faces 3 years in jail
Stanchart Best Consumer Internet Bank
Tanzania | 5 days ago
STANDARD Chartered Bank has been declared the Best Consumer Internet Bank in Tanzania by the Global Finance magazine.
Stanchart Best Consumer Internet Bank
SA Women's team ready for friendly
Tanzania | 5 days ago
The South African Women's National Team Are Preparing For A Friendly Against Tanzania. Banyana Banyana returned from a successful Zambian trip on Monday, and went straight into camp in Polokwane preparing for yet another friendly match, this time against Tanzania.
SA Women's team ready for friendly
Tartar and Kakamega enter quarter-finals
Tanzania | 5 days ago
Kenyans are banking their hopes on Kakamega High with Kisumu Day out of football boys' contest in Brookside East African Secondary School Games in Dar, Tanzania.
Tartar and Kakamega enter quarter-finals
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MPs start process to re-table gay Bill
Uganda | 2014-09-03 06:54:39
Parliament yesterday officially allowed the start of a process which will see the reintroduction of a much stricter law against homosexuality.
  • MPs start process to re-table gay Bill
  • Innovative KOgalo hire coach
    Kenya | 6 minutes ago
    Gor Mahia has settled on Frank Nuttal as the club's head coach, Daily Nation Sport can exclusively reveal.
  • Innovative KOgalo hire coach
  • Bourse IPO hit a record 763pc bids
    Kenya | 11 minutes ago
    The sale of Nairobi Securities Exchange shares through the initial public offer received an oversubscription of 663 per cent, the biggest in the 60-year history of the Kenyan markets.
  • Bourse IPO hit a record 763pc bids
  • Utilise tourism window, firms urged
    Kenya | 15 minutes ago
    Corporates should take advantage of the new tourism policy window to cushion the sector from collapse, following adverse travel advisories by Europe and America.
  • Utilise tourism window, firms urged
  • Bank borrows Sh4.6bn to meet new CBK rules
    Kenya | 19 minutes ago
    The Cooperative Bank has taken a Sh4.6 billion loan to boost its capital ratio in line with new guidelines by the Central Bank of Kenya.
  • Bank borrows Sh4.6bn to meet new CBK rules
  • Gulf Energy gets the go-ahead on project
    Kenya | 24 minutes ago
    The Government Tuesday moved to award the Sh170 billion Lamu coal plant tender, even as other bidders say the public stand to lose Sh19 billion in extra costs.
  • Gulf Energy gets the go-ahead on project
  • Senators seek millions in fresh payrise
    Kenya | 31 minutes ago
    Senators are asking for an increase in their allowances running into millions of shillings, which they say is necessary to serve the public.
  • Senators seek millions in fresh payrise
  • The mark 'Hanga Umurimo'
    Rwanda | 36 minutes ago
    Three years ago, Reba Kure Cooperative was a small group of individuals buying and selling produce in rural Musanze. Members would be happy just being able to make ends meet, albeit marginally.
  • The mark 'Hanga Umurimo'
  • MFIs tipped on leasing
    Rwanda | 40 minutes ago
    The Association of Microfinance Institutions Rwanda (AMIR) has started training members on how to develop and handle lease products.
  • MFIs tipped on leasing
  • Lack of strong local opponents hurt us
    Rwanda | 43 minutes ago
    ESPOIR Basketball club coach Jean Bahufite has branded the local league weak and ineffective, blaming the situation for the club's dismal showing in this year's Fiba/Africa Zone V Club championships.
  • Lack of strong local opponents hurt us
  • Musonye named on 2017 Afcon bid committee
    Rwanda | 47 minutes ago
    Nicholas Musonye, the Secretary General for the Council for East and Central Africa Football Association (Cecafa), has been named on a three-member team to spearhead East Africa's joint bid for the 2017 African Nations Cup (Afcon) finals.
  • Musonye named on 2017 Afcon bid committee
  • Pros eye Uganda Golf Open title
    Rwanda | 50 minutes ago
    RWANDAS PROFESSIONAL golfers Emmanuel Ruterana and Ernest Ndayisenga start their quest for honours at the prestigious Tusker Malt Uganda Golf Open championship which tees off today at the 71 Kitante course at the Uganda Golf Club.
  • Pros eye Uganda Golf Open title
  • Nyabarongo hydro power contractor
    Rwanda | 56 minutes ago
    Angelique International, a power development firm, has been given until October 31 to deliver the 28 megawatts to the national electricity grid following talks with government.
  • Nyabarongo hydro power contractor
  • Traders count losses from late night fire
    Rwanda | 59 minutes ago
    A FIRE BROKE OUT in Muhanga District in the wee hours of Tuesday morning destroying property worth millions of francs.
  • Traders count losses from late night fire
  • Rwf15bn Treasury bond trades on exchange
    Rwanda | 1 hour ago
    The government Rwf15 billion Treasury bond started trading on the floor of the Rwanda Stock Exchange (RSE) yesterday, becoming the 11th bond to be listed on the local stock market.
  • Rwf15bn Treasury bond trades on exchange
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    WHO: Ebola kills 31 people in DR Congo
    Congo, The Democratic Republic of The | 10 hours ago
    An outbreak of the Ebola virus in the Democratic Republic of Congo has killed 31 people and the epidemic remains contained in a remote northwestern region, UN the World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday.
  • WHO: Ebola kills 31 people in DR Congo
  • Anger over $40m jet for Niger president
    Niger | 24 hours ago
    The government of Niger, one of the poorest countries in the world, has provoked anger with the purchase of a $40 million (30 million euros) presidential jet.
  • Anger over $40m jet for Niger president
  • Gabon education minister resigns
    Gabon | 24 hours ago
    Gabon's education minister has resigned due to a scandal after hundreds of students failed the country's high-school exams, local media reported on Monday.
  • Gabon education minister resigns
  • Mugabe: China vows to help Zimbabwe economy
    Zimbabwe | 2 days ago
    Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, returning from a state visit to China, said Sunday Beijing had pledged to assist his southern African country's ailing economy "to the best of its ability".
  • Mugabe: China vows to help Zimbabwe economy
  • Lesotho PM fless in fear of military coup
    Lesotho | 3 days ago
    Lesotho Prime Minister Tom Thabane said he had fled for his life across the border to South Africa, accusing the military of seizing power in a coup and leaving the country in flux.
  • Lesotho PM fless in fear of military coup
  • Niger head faces baby-trafficking probe
    Niger | 3 days ago
    Niger's head of parliament, who faces questioning in a probe into international baby-trafficking, has turned up in Belgium, an opposition official said Saturday, confirming a media report.
  • Niger head faces baby-trafficking probe
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    Aston Martin appoints new chief
    United Kingdom | 15 hours ago
    Luxury carmaker Aston Martin has hired senior Nissan executive Andy Palmer as its new chief executive.
  • Aston Martin appoints new chief
  • Jay Z, Beyonce not divorce material
    United States | 19 hours ago
    Jay Z and Beyonce look pretty happy for a couple rumored to be heading for divorce. The "Drunk in Love" duo engaged in a heartfelt embrace Sunday at day two of Jay's Budweiser Made in America festival at Grand Park in Downtown Los Angeles.
  • Jay Z, Beyonce not divorce material
  • Host or face Cup exit, CAF to Ivory Coast
    Cote D'ivoire | 21 hours ago
    African football giants Ivory Coast will be expelled from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations if they do not host Ebola-hit Sierra Leone in their qualifier on Saturday, the African Football Confederation (CAF) told AFP on Monday.
  • Host or face Cup exit, CAF to Ivory Coast
  • Top seeds Djokovic & Serena win at US Open
    United States | 24 hours ago
    Top seed Novak Djokovic reached his 22nd consecutive Grand Slam quarter-final with a straight-sets win over Philipp Kohlschreiber at the US Open.
  • Top seeds Djokovic & Serena win at US Open
  • Official: Manchester United sign Blind
    United Kingdom | 24 hours ago
    The Netherlands international has completed his £14 million switch to Old Trafford, while Louis van Gaal has praised the 24-year-old's intelligence and versatility
  • Official: Manchester United sign Blind
  • Murray beats Tsonga to reach last eight
    United States | 24 hours ago
    Andy Murray saw off Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets to reach the US Open quarter-finals and claim his first top-10 win in over a year.
  • Murray beats Tsonga to reach last eight
  • Man Utd complete £6m Falcao loan deal
    United Kingdom | 24 hours ago
    Manchester United have signed Colombia striker Radamel Falcao in a £6m season-long loan deal from Monaco.
  • Man Utd complete £6m Falcao loan deal
  • Arsenal sign Man United forward Welbeck
    United Kingdom | 1 day ago
    Arsenal have signed 23-year-old Manchester United forward Danny Welbeck for £16m.
  • Arsenal sign Man United forward Welbeck
  • Messi to miss World Cup final rematch
    Argentina | 2 days ago
    Argentina captain Lionel Messi will miss his side's friendly against world champions Germany on Wednesday due to a groin strain, his club side Barcelona confirmed on Monday.
  • Messi to miss World Cup final rematch
  • ManUnited set to clinch Falcao loan Deal
    United Kingdom | 2 days ago
    Manchester United are on the brink of sealing a sensational deal to sign Monaco striker Radamel Falcao on loan for the season.
  • ManUnited set to clinch Falcao loan Deal
  • Mozambique election campaign kicks off
    Mozambique | 2 days ago
    Mozambique's three presidential hopefuls kicked off campaigning ahead of October polls on Sunday, following a ceasefire deal between the government and revived rebel group Renamo, whose leader remains in hiding.
  • Mozambique election campaign kicks off
  • Barclays sells Spanish businesses
    United Kingdom | 2 days ago
    Barclays Bank has agreed to sell part of its Spanish business for £633m to the country's third largest lender CaixaBank. The sale includes Barclays' retail, wealth management and corporate banking business in Spain.
  • Barclays sells Spanish businesses
  • Fairhead to be BBC Trust chairwoman
    United Kingdom | 2 days ago
    Rona Fairhead, ex-head of the Financial Times Group, is poised to become the new chairwoman of the BBC Trust.
  • Fairhead to be BBC Trust chairwoman
  • Paris Saint-Germain 5-0 Saint-Etienne
    France | 2 days ago
    The striker returned from injury in sensational style as his treble, along with a strike from Edinson Cavani and an own goal, saw the champions romp to victory
  • Paris Saint-Germain 5-0 Saint-Etienne
  • Wozniacki beats Sharapova in US Open
    United States | 2 days ago
    Caroline Wozniacki thrilled the New York crowd with a stunning win over fifth seed Maria Sharapova at the US Open. The Dane, seeded 10th, won 6-4 2-6 6-2 on a stiflingly hot afternoon at Flushing Meadows.
  • Wozniacki beats Sharapova in US Open
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    Innovative KOgalo hire coach
    Kenya | 6 minutes ago
    Gor Mahia has settled on Frank Nuttal as the club's head coach, Daily Nation Sport can exclusively reveal.
    Lack of strong local opponents hurt us
    Rwanda | 43 minutes ago
    ESPOIR Basketball club coach Jean Bahufite has branded the local league weak and ineffective, blaming the situation for the club's dismal showing in this year's Fiba/Africa Zone V Club championships.
    Musonye named on 2017 Afcon bid committee
    Rwanda | 47 minutes ago
    Nicholas Musonye, the Secretary General for the Council for East and Central Africa Football Association (Cecafa), has been named on a three-member team to spearhead East Africa's joint bid for the 2017 African Nations Cup (Afcon) finals.
    Pros eye Uganda Golf Open title
    Rwanda | 50 minutes ago
    RWANDAS PROFESSIONAL golfers Emmanuel Ruterana and Ernest Ndayisenga start their quest for honours at the prestigious Tusker Malt Uganda Golf Open championship which tees off today at the 71 Kitante course at the Uganda Golf Club.
    Host or face Cup exit, CAF to Ivory Coast
    Cote D'ivoire | 21 hours ago
    African football giants Ivory Coast will be expelled from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations if they do not host Ebola-hit Sierra Leone in their qualifier on Saturday, the African Football Confederation (CAF) told AFP on Monday.
    Constantine shifts focus to Chan preps
    Rwanda | 23 hours ago
    AMAVUBI Stars head coach Stephen Constantine is not having sleepless nights despite the Confederation of African Football's decision to ban Rwanda from the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations-Morocco.
    Official: Manchester United sign Blind
    United Kingdom | 24 hours ago
    The Netherlands international has completed his £14 million switch to Old Trafford, while Louis van Gaal has praised the 24-year-old's intelligence and versatility
    Man Utd complete £6m Falcao loan deal
    United Kingdom | 24 hours ago
    Manchester United have signed Colombia striker Radamel Falcao in a £6m season-long loan deal from Monaco.
    Arsenal sign Man United forward Welbeck
    United Kingdom | 1 day ago
    Arsenal have signed 23-year-old Manchester United forward Danny Welbeck for £16m.
    Messi to miss World Cup final rematch
    Argentina | 2 days ago
    Argentina captain Lionel Messi will miss his side's friendly against world champions Germany on Wednesday due to a groin strain, his club side Barcelona confirmed on Monday.
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    Mother wins battle against hyena attack
    Kenya | 1 month ago
    A housewife single-handedly fought off a hyena that raided her house at the break of dawn as she and her four children slept.
  • Mother wins battle against hyena attack
  • Stakeholders to transform cotton farming
    Tanzania | 3 months ago
    As cotton farming continues facing challenges in the country, stakeholders of the sub-sector in the country recently resolved to promote cotton contract farming to address the challenges.
  • Stakeholders to transform cotton farming
  • Who pays for Michelle Obama's clothes?
    United States | 3 months ago
    In Africa, First Ladies are a privileged lot, who toss dresses in their shopping carts, before looking at the price tags. But in America, while Michelle Obama's fashionable clothing has been a subject of endless public fascination, there are endless questions about who picks the bill, since she has no clothing allowance.
  • Who pays for Michelle Obama's clothes?
  • Somalia worst place to be a mother: charity
    Somalia | 4 months ago
    Somalia is the worst country on Earth to be a mother, according to a report published by Save the Children on Monday which calls for more action to protect mothers and children in crisis-hit areas.
  • Somalia worst place to be a mother: charity
  • 1st lady gets CV from girl with jobless dad
    United States | 4 months ago
    Michelle Obama's annual question-and-answer session with the children of Executive Office employees took a serious turn Thursday when a 10-year-old girl in the front row told the first lady that her dad had been out of work for three years. Then the girl popped up to hand the first lady his resume.
  • 1st lady gets CV from girl with jobless dad
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