Tanzania's Magufuli orders central bank to create gold reserve

2019-01-10 09:41

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has ordered the central bank to create a gold reserve as he urged the government to better control mineral exports from the country, Africa's fourth largest gold producer.

Sisulu wants probe into SA man's alleged links to jihadist activities in Mozambique

2019-01-01 14:56

The international relations minister views the allegations against Andre Hanekom in a "very serious light".

Donors cut aid to Tanzania after rights crackdown

2018-12-29 16:20

Tanzania's tough-talking president John Magufuli has earned respect by fighting corruption, but international donors are now concerned by crackdowns on human rights.

Tanzania agrees to construct $3bn dam in wildlife park

2018-12-12 20:05

Tanzania has signed a $3 billion agreement with Egyptian companies to construct a huge hydroelectric plant in a game reserve that is a Unesco World Heritage site.

The West exported homophobia, not homosexuality

2018-12-02 12:00

Historical evidence dispels the notion that LGBT people as well as alternative gender expressions and identities are alien to African culture, writes Gerbrandt van Heerden.

Top Africa stories: Zim horror accident, Denmark withholds aid to Tanzania over gay rights

2018-11-17 11:50

Zimbabwe's horrific bus accident has killed more than 40 people, and Denmark has withheld aid to Tanzania over what it calls "negative developments" in human rights in the east African country.

Denmark withholds aid to Tanzania over gay rights

2018-11-16 05:51

Denmark is cutting about $10 million in aid to the government of Tanzania over what it called "negative developments" in human rights in the east African country

Top Africa stories: DRC land dispute, Media laws in Africa

2018-11-14 08:10

German bank has been caught in a DRC colonial land dispute, and there has been a 'looming threat' of media laws in Africa.

WATCH: 'Looming threat' of media laws in Africa

2018-11-13 08:06

Communications expert Maria Sarungi Tsehai from Tanzania talks about the climate of fear amongst the journalist community. Watch the video

SA journalist Angela Quintal and colleague were detained in Tanzania for working while on tourist visas - govt

2018-11-12 15:44

South African journalist Angela Quintal and her Kenyan colleague Muthoki Mumo were arrested in Tanzania because they were working while in the country on tourist visas, Tanzanian authorities have told the SA government.


Tanzanian president urges ministers to 'take advantage' of refugee crises

2019-01-05 10:13

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Friday urged his ministers to "take advantage" of refugee crises and make money by selling food to international aid organisations.

South African, Tanzanians among suspected jihadist leaders in Mozambique

2018-12-31 20:05

Mozambican prosecutors have named a South African and two Tanzanians among leaders of a jihadist group operating in the northern gas-rich region, saying the group wants to create an independent state.

Tanzania opposition vows fight against Magufuli 'dictatorship'

2018-12-19 17:40

Tanzania's opposition parties have declared they would join forces in a campaign against the "dictatorship" of President John Magufuli.

WATCH: The Tanzanian viral video maker

2018-12-05 14:30

Timoth Conrad is a self-taught filmmaker who wants to be Tanzania's first Hollywood director. Watch this video.

Tanzania's opposition head arrested

2018-11-24 10:08

The head of Tanzania's main opposition party has been arrested in Dar es Salaam, after twice failing to appear in court to face charges of illegal protest, a party official says.

1 Tanzanian, 7 Malawian soldiers killed in eastern DRC

2018-11-16 08:00

At least eight United Nations peacekeepers have been killed in an operation against a rebel militia in eastern DRC, the UN Security Council says.

Seven peacekeepers killed, 10 wounded in DRC fighting: UN

2018-11-15 21:31

Seven peacekeepers were killed and 10 others were wounded during a joint military operation with troops from the Democratic Republic of Congo against rebels in the east of the country, a UN spokesperson has said.

Committee to Protect Journalists disappointed by SA govt's response to Quintal, Mumo's detention

2018-11-13 12:15

The Committee to Protect Journalists has expressed outrage at the treatment of its Africa programme coordinator Angela Quintal and sub-Saharan Africa representative Muthoki Mumo by the Tanzanian government.

The ‘fainting’ dance craze taking over South Africa is now infecting Nigeria, Kenya and Tanzania – and has already hit China

2018-11-12 17:57

Others in Africa already Idibala, and it looks like the fad may have the legs to go further still.

Tanzanian officials order physical exams of 10 alleged gays

2018-11-10 10:00

Tanzanian authorities are carrying out physical examinations of 10 men suspected of homosexual activity in Zanzibar, according to police.

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