Tanzania


At least 19 killed in Tanzanian mine collapse

2015-04-18 08:50

An official says t least 19 Tanzanian gold miners have been killed after the pit they were working in collapsed in the northwestern Msalala district.

18 die in head-on crash in Tanzania

2015-04-13 08:50

Eighteen people were killed and ten others injured, some seriously, Sunday in a head-on collision between a bus and a lorry in central Tanzania, a local official said.

5 Kenyans, 1 Tanzanian held over Garissa massacre

2015-04-07 16:41

A Nairobi court has ordered five Kenyans and a Tanzanian to be detained for 30 days while police investigate possible connections to last week’s university massacre.

Malawi orders police to shoot those who attack albinos

2015-04-06 16:18

Malawi has ordered police to shoot "dangerous criminals" who attack albinos in order to sell their body parts for witchcraft.

Rising religious tensions in Tanzania

2015-03-29 21:16

Tanzania's president says tensions between Muslims and Christians are rising ahead of a constitutional referendum and elections.

Tanzania warns of violence in Burundi

2015-03-20 22:35

Peace mediator Tanzania has warned of the risk of renewed violence in Burundi if politicians do not abide by a new constitution that would prevent the president there running for another term.

100s of witchdoctors rounded up in Tanzania crackdown

2015-03-12 15:43

Over 200 people have been arrested in Tanzania as part of a nationwide crackdown on witchdoctors linked to a wave of albino attacks and murders, police say.

Tracking the demise of Africa's elephants

2015-03-10 14:41

More than 53 000 elephants have been massacred in the last decade in Tanzania’s Selous game reserve.

Albino killers sentenced to death in Tanzania

2015-03-06 13:13

A court in Tanzania has sentenced four people to death for the murder of an albino woman who was killed so her hacked-off limbs could be used in magic, officials say.

Floods kill 38 in Tanzania

2015-03-04 18:49

Flooding sparked by a hail and rainstorm has killed 38 people in a village in north western Tanzania, police say.

 

At least 19 dead after minibus plunges into river

2015-04-18 07:16

At least 19 people have died after a minibus they were travelling in plunged into a river in southern Tanzania.

I'm looking forward to stepping down - Tanzanian leader

2015-04-08 16:31

President Jakaya Kikwete has reportedly described his presidential job as "stressful and thankless", saying he can't wait to step down when his tenure comes to an end in October.

Tanzanian albinos terrified after attacks

2015-04-07 09:04

Their limbs hacked off and babies and children abducted or killed, albinos in Tanzania live in fear of another horrific spate of attacks against them ahead of elections in October.

Tanzania gas pipeline built, but not ready

2015-04-02 08:30

A pipeline connecting offshore natural gas fields to Tanzania's commercial capital Dar es Salaam is complete, but technical setbacks will keep it from going online.

Tanzania orders probe into 'ghost' government workers

2015-03-29 08:58

Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete has ordered a probe into "ghost workers" on the public sector payroll after a new audit revealed the government paid about $76.6m to fake workers over the past year.

Tanzania dreams big with port project

2015-03-15 19:00

Tanzania plans an $11bn project to make it the region's biggest port and an engine of Africa's boom.

7 held in Tanzania over latest albino attack

2015-03-10 17:29

Police in Tanzania say they have arrested seven suspects over a vicious weekend assault in which a 6-year-old albino boy’s hand was hacked off with a machete.

Tanzania arrests 32 witch doctors over albino murders

2015-03-07 08:06

Police in Tanzania say they had arrested 32 witch doctors as part of a campaign against ritual killings of albinos.

Deluge kills 42 in Tanzania

2015-03-05 22:32

Floods have killed at least 42 people in Tanzania, as authorities warn of more heavy rains.

Albinos 'hunted like animals' for body parts in Malawi

2015-03-03 08:55

Albinos are living in fear of being killed in Malawi, where their body parts are increasingly being sold for use in traditional rituals that promise to deliver wealth and power.

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