Morgue workers in Tanzania jailed for stealing drugs from corpse's stomach

2017-05-27 20:56

Tanzanian police have said that they had arrested two morgue employees in Dar es Salaam after they admitted to cutting open a dead man's corpse and stealing the drugs hidden in his stomach.

Tanzania president sacks mines minister

2017-05-24 18:33

President John Magufuli has fired Tanzania's mines minister after a government report found minerals exports had been understated, causing a loss in tax revenue.

Deadly Tanzania school bus crash blamed on speeding

2017-05-07 15:34

A bus crash in Tanzania that claimed the lives of 32 primary school pupils, two teachers and the driver was likely caused by speeding, police say.

At least 34 primary school kids killed as Tanzanian bus crashes

2017-05-06 16:01

Tanzanian police say at least 34 people are dead after a bus carrying students lost control and crashed.

Tanzania fires 10 000 civil servants over 'fake qualifications'

2017-04-28 19:19

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has sacked close to 10 000 civil servants after a government report found they had faked their qualifications.

Vodacom Tanzania gets go ahead to extend IPO by three weeks

2017-04-19 07:55

Vodacom Group’s Tanzania unit received regulatory approval to extend the deadline of its share sale for three weeks, allowing investors more time to take part in the country’s biggest initial public offering to date.

8 police officers killed by unknown gunmen in Tanzania

2017-04-14 18:48

Officials say eight Tanzanian police officers have been ambushed and killed while returning from patrol outside the commercial hub of Dar es Salaam.

Tanzania approves extradition to US of alleged drug kingpin

2017-04-13 06:49

A court in Tanzania has approved the extradition to the United States the alleged leader of a global drug trafficking ring.

Tanzanians protest detention for 4 years without trial

2017-03-30 10:06

At least 60 Tanzanian Muslims say they have been held for four years without trial on terror charges and have threatened to boycott any future hearings, local media reported Wednesday.

Critical Tanzanian rapper freed, advised to 'improve' lyrics

2017-03-27 21:00

Tanzania's government has ordered the release of a popular rapper, jailed over his song lyrics, insisting that President John Magufuli loves his music but advising him to include verses on tax fraud and drug use.


Hunter-gatherers win battle against Kenya government

2017-05-27 13:00

The African Court on Human and Peoples' Rights Friday ruled the Kenyan government has violated the rights and freedoms of the Ogiek hunter-gatherer people by driving them out of their ancestral lands.

Elephants pay unexpected visit to Tanzania university

2017-05-10 12:30

Four wild elephants from nearby forests have paid an unexpected visit to a university in Tanzania's capital, triggering more entertainment than panic before being chased away by rangers.

Tanzania tragedy: President Magufuli sends condolences to families of victims

2017-05-07 11:02

President John Magufuli has sent a message with his condolences to families of the victims after the killing of at least 35 people, most of them young children in a bus accident.

Journalists 'suffocating' in Magufuli's Tanzania

2017-05-03 10:03

Press freedom in Tanzania is being squeezed under President John Magufuli, leaving journalists fearful.

Tanzania expels local head of UN Development Programme

2017-04-25 22:53

Tanzania has expelled the local head of the UN Development Programme and critics say it's because she criticised the disputed elections held in Zanzibar.

Tanzania orders 'drug kingpin' be extradited to US

2017-04-15 11:23

Tanzania has ordered the extradition to the United States of an alleged drug kingpin said to have overseen a global network smuggling heroin and cocaine, a judicial source has said.

Reptile fossils hint at wide diversity of dinosaur ancestors

2017-04-13 17:06

Fossils of a four-legged, meat-eating reptile point toward a more complex picture of dinosaur ancestry than scientists thought, a study says.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Bashir, Malawi

2017-03-31 06:38

SA is set to appear before the ICC over its failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al Bashir, and President Robert Mugabe has reportedly approved a hike in traffic fines.

Tanzanian Muslims detained without trial protest

2017-03-29 19:04

Dozens of Tanzanian Muslims accused of terror offences have said they would boycott pre-trial trial hearings to protest spending four years in custody, their families barred from visiting.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Tanzania, Rwanda

2017-03-27 19:49

A popular Tanzanian rapper has been arrested over a song allegedly insulting President John Magufuli, and cash-strapped Zimbabwe is trying to stop banks importing high-denomination US dollar bills.

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