Kenya fights deadly stigma with albino beauty pageant

2016-10-22 18:02

In many parts of Africa albinos are stigmatised or hunted for their body parts, but for one night in Kenya those with the condition took to the catwalk to show off their unique beauty.

Tanzania's Magufuli pleases, alarms with dramatic decrees

2016-10-06 19:42

Just more than a year after Tanzania's new leader John Magufuli has been admired by fellow Africans for his anti-corruption stance, some have, however, begun questioning his leadership style.

Tanzanian lecturer charged with insulting president on WhatsApp

2016-09-24 14:17

A Tanzanian lecturer has been charged with insulting President John Magufuli in a Whatsapp message, a senior official says, bringing the number of people charged under a tough new cybercrimes law to 10.

Malaysia confirms Tanzania debris came from MH370

2016-09-15 17:26

A piece of aircraft wreckage found in June off Tanzania has been confirmed as coming from the doomed airliner MH370, Malaysia says.

WATCH: Tanzania earthquake survivor reflects on his way forward

2016-09-13 15:24

A man, who was affected by the recent earthquake that left 16 dead in Tanzania, says his house was reduced to rubble, leaving him and his family destitute.

Zuma extends condolences to Tanzania after quake

2016-09-11 22:11

President Jacob Zuma has offered condolences to the government and people of Tanzania, after a 5.9 magnitude earthquake struck on Sunday morning.

East Africa driving the continent's growth

2016-09-11 06:04

Improved rules and greater investment in infrastructure are laudable, but are these measures adequate?

Tanzania’s universities have a costly 'ghost student' problem

2016-09-05 09:35

Tanzania's government has uncovered evidence of 2 000 "ghost" students who are fraudulently obtaining loans. This costs the country and other students dearly... writes Simon Ngalomba.

Climate change blamed for vanishing fish in Lake Tanganyika

2016-08-10 07:18

Fish are becoming more scarce in Africa's oldest and deepest lake, Lake Tanganyika, because of climate warming, not just overfishing, US researchers say.

'We’ve lost a true motorsport gem' - Wheels24 remembers #GuguZulu

2016-07-18 14:36

'I got to drive with one of my heroes', 'He was always humble'... Wheels24's Janine Van der Post and Sean Parker share their memories of the late South African racing driver Gugu Zulu.


Rhino bred in captivity in UK give birth in wild

2016-10-09 19:09

British conservationists say two critically endangered eastern black rhino bred in captivity in England have given birth in the wild in Africa - a development likely to please Prince William.

How Kenyan and Tanzanian medicine producers deserve a shot in the arm

2016-09-28 22:00

Despite major improvement in access to HIV/Aids and TB treatment, most people living in Africa still lack access to reliable medicines. They continue to struggle with the worst health status in the world. Why is this happening? What can be done?

DRC-based militia seizes 10 truckers from Tanzania, Kenya

2016-09-15 20:08

Tanzania's government and a transport group say an armed group operating in eastern DRC has seized six Tanzanian and four Kenyan truck drivers and is seeking ransom.

Death toll in Tanzania earthquake rises to 17

2016-09-13 19:54

A Tanzanian official says the number of people killed following an earthquake in the Lake Victoria region over the weekend has risen to 17.

Tanzania quake: We've never known this in our country, says PM

2016-09-12 07:40

Tanzania’s prime minister Kassim Majaliwa has headed to the worst-hit city Bukoba, following a 5.7-magnitude earthquake that struck northwest of the country.

Tanzania earthquake toll clims to 14 dead, 200 injured

2016-09-11 14:26

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake that struck Tanzania, close to Lake Victoria and the border with Uganda, has killed at least 14 people and injured 200, local authorities said Sunday.

Tanzania quake kills at least 11; president says many dead

2016-09-10 21:43

A Tanzanian police official says that at least 11 people have died in one town in the 5.7-magnitude earthquake that shook the Lake Victoria region, while the president says that many are dead

Police arrest Tanzanian opposition leader Lowassa

2016-08-30 14:46

Tanzanian opposition Chadema party leader, Edward Lowassa has reportedly been arrested after police said he disobeyed a government order, reports say.

Tanzania bans lube in crackdown on gays

2016-07-23 08:34

The Tanzanian government has banned imports and sales of sexual lubricants in its latest move targeting the gay community, officials say.

'The fastest brother in Africa' - SA reacts to Gugu Zulu's death

2016-07-18 12:36

South Africans react to the tragic news of racing driver Gugu Zulu's death. The veteran driver was climbing Mount Kilimanjaro as part of an initiative with the Nelson Mandela Foundation.

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