Tanzanian opposition figure held for denouncing president

2017-07-21 11:30

Tanzanian opposition number two Tundu Lissu has been arrested, three days after having called President John Magufuli a "dictator", party sources say.

Burundi's president goes abroad for 1st time since coup plot

2017-07-20 19:06

An official says Burundi's president is traveling out of the country for the first time since the failed coup attempt of May 2015.

Tanzanian government shuts down country's sports council

2017-07-10 20:59

The Tanzanian government has dissolved the country's National Sports Council, accusing it of deep-seated corruption.

Tanzania says 24 truckers kidnapped in DRC

2017-07-06 06:05

Tanzania's foreign ministry says 24 truckers driving in a convoy from the country have been kidnapped by the Mai-Mai militia in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.

Tanzania arrests MP for calling President Magufuli 'ill-mannered'

2017-07-05 12:03

An opposition member of parliament in Tanzania has reportedly been arrested by police for allegedly insulting President John Magufuli.

Tanzania court charges football chief with embezzlement

2017-06-29 21:50

Tanzanian football chief Jamal Malinzi was charged with embezzlement for falsifying invoices to pocket cash given by sponsors, court documents have showed.

New limbs for growing bodies: Mutilated albinos get refitted

2017-06-27 16:34

Albino children whose limbs were hacked off by witch doctors now have new lives, thanks to US medicine and an international support network.

Tanzania president says teen mothers should quit school

2017-06-23 19:35

Tanzania President John Magufuli has said students who become pregnant should not be allowed to finish their studies after giving birth, sparking outrage from women's rights campaign groups.

Editor of suspended Tanzania paper 'threatened'

2017-06-18 18:31

The editor-in-chief of a Tanzanian newspaper suspended last week after linking two former presidents to controversial mining contracts says he has since faced threatening anonymous phone calls.

Talks to settle Tanzania gold fraud dispute

2017-06-14 19:18

Tanzania has agreed to negotiations with Canadian mining giant Barrick Gold which it accuses of operating illegally and evading taxes, says a government statement.


Tanzanian leader urges Burundian exiles to go home

2017-07-21 06:18

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has called on Burundians who have fled their country to return home, after talks with President Pierre Nkurunziza who was making his first foreign trip in more than two years.

Social media fury as UK paper calls Dar es Salaam as 'a fishing village'

2017-07-14 10:12

Social media users have taken to Twitter to express their fury after a British tabloid newspaper, Daily Mail, published a story that described Tanzania's capital city as a "fishing village of Dar es Salaam".

Top Africa stories: Zim, Zambia, Tanzania

2017-07-06 08:30

Zimbabwe's opposition MDC party has told Mugabe that land is for all "deserving" Zimbabwe and he should stop being "racist", and Zambian President Edgar Lungu has declared a state of emergency.

AngloGold 'notes' new Tanzanian mining laws

2017-07-05 17:52

AngloGold Ashanti says it notes that the Tanzanian Parliament has approved legislation that will enable its government to renegotiate contracts with mining and energy companies.

Tanzania dam project said to affect World Heritage site

2017-07-04 17:29

African wilderness area, World Heritage site threatened by Tanzania dam project, group says.

Tanzania to speed up hydropower project on Unesco site

2017-06-28 21:03

Tanzania's President John Magufuli plans to speed up the building of a hydroelectric dam in one of Africa's largest game reserves, despite criticism from environmentalists and Unesco.

Tanzania vows to arrest those 'protecting' gay interests

2017-06-26 12:00

Tanzania has threatened to arrest and deport those campaigning for gay rights and de-register organisations protecting homosexual interest, reports say.

Two Tanzanian energy tycoons charged over graft scandal

2017-06-20 17:12

Two Tanzanian energy magnates on Monday became the first big

Tanzanian newspaper suspended for pointing finger at ex-presidents

2017-06-16 21:00

Tanzanian weekly, Mawio, has been ordered to suspend publication for two years after pointing the finger at two former presidents in connection with huge revenue losses, the country's interior ministry says.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Kenya, Nigeria

2017-06-14 10:00

Zimbabwe's military and several Zanu-PF heavyweights have reportedly been "caught in farm invasion", and several people have gone missing after a seven-storey building collapsed in Nairobi.

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