Tanzania - Afrik.com : Africa and Maghreb's news - The panafrican daily newspaper https://www.afrik-news.com/ Afrik.com, Africa's portal offers a daily online newspaper with information on what is going on in the world, culture, economics, sport, societies of 56 african countries. en Afrik-news.com : Africa news, Maghreb news - The african daily newspaper https://www.afrik-news.com/images/logo_moyen.gif https://www.afrik-news.com/ Professor Gottlieb honored by Queen Elizabeth II https://www.afrik-news.com/article19313.html Fri, 21 Sep 2012 19:18:15 +0200 Christophe lele Christianity: a papyrus identified as from the 4th century revived the debate on the marriage of Christ https://www.afrik-news.com/article19309.html Thu, 20 Sep 2012 19:08:09 +0200 Tanzanian Minister of Agriculture and AGRA President challenge African leadership to take food security action https://www.afrik-news.com/article19269.html Thu, 23 Aug 2012 14:32:26 +0200 ARUSHA, Tanzania, August 23, 2012/ — Tanzania's Minister of Agriculture, Food and Cooperatives the Honorable Christopher Chiza and President of the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) Jane Karuku today announced that Tanzania will host the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) (http://www.agrforum.com) from September 26 to 28, 2012. The meeting is the next milestone in developing African-led food security solutions. At the recent G8 Summit, global leaders including 21 African countries and 27 private sector companies committed $3 billion to a New Alliance for Food Security and Nutrition, launching the next phase of the global food security effort to raise 50 million people out of poverty over the next 10 years. Gaddafi writes to African leaders to intervene in Libya https://www.afrik-news.com/article19164.html Tue, 22 Mar 2011 13:16:32 +0100 Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has reportedly written to several African presidents requesting them to urge USA and its allies to stop their air strikes on his country. Geof Magga Bomb suspect extradited from Tanzania to Uganda https://www.afrik-news.com/article19003.html Tue, 22 Feb 2011 13:45:26 +0100 A man suspected to have transported explosives used by suicide bombers to kill over 70 people in Uganda has been extradited from Tanzania to Uganda. Geof Magga Millions in Tanzania and Malawi using mobile phone banking https://www.afrik-news.com/article18542.html Thu, 09 Dec 2010 12:44:30 +0100 In African countries such as Tanzania and Malawi, mobile telephones are taking a first step into the formal financial system. Almost 1 million active customers in Tanzania use mobile-phone payments to transfer funds to relatives, buy supplies, pay doctors and save money for future emergencies. Katherine Lewis SIM card registration: A chance to formalize an informal economy, digitally https://www.afrik-news.com/article18447.html Sat, 06 Nov 2010 16:33:14 +0100 A growing number of sub-Saharan African countries – South Africa, Tanzania, Kenya, Botswana, Cameroon, Ivory Coast, and more recently, Ghana – now require that the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card in a mobile phone be tied to the user's name. The main reason: to combat crime. But I am afraid that with its narrow rationale and focus, this exercise misses the big picture; i.e., a golden opportunity to develop a good database that could become the building blocks for stronger institutions and economic transformation. Edward Kutsoati Ethiopia, Ghana and ten African countries get medical education grants https://www.afrik-news.com/article18361.html Fri, 08 Oct 2010 13:10:03 +0200 The United States will invest $130 million over the next five years to transform African medical education and increase the number of health care workers on the continent, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced October 7. Charles W. Corey African Media Chiefs to Discuss Sustainable Business Models at Annual Summit https://www.afrik-news.com/article18178.html Thu, 02 Sep 2010 16:03:14 +0200 JOHANNESBURG, September 2 – Leading African media executives are preparing to meet in Tanzania from 26-29 September for the 2010 edition of the Africa Media Leadership Conference (AMLC). This year's summit will focus on identifying and developing “Sustainable Media Business Models in the Digital Age”. East Africa not ready for electoral violence https://www.afrik-news.com/article18092.html Tue, 10 Aug 2010 19:26:18 +0200 The states that make up East African Community (EAC) have said that they are not ready to handle post electoral violence. Geof Magga Tanzania police recover bodies from Lake Victoria boat accident https://www.afrik-news.com/article18080.html Fri, 06 Aug 2010 20:32:00 +0200 20 people have been rescued after a boat carrying 40 Tanzanian students, aged between 5 and 16 years, capsized on lake Victoria. The rest are feared dead. Geof Magga Sex toys: Chimpanzees, Man's primate rival https://www.afrik-news.com/article18050.html Fri, 30 Jul 2010 18:53:53 +0200 Humans are not alone in their use of tools, chimpanzees aren't left behind. American primatologist William C. McGrew has proved that the use of ordinary tools by chimpanzees is not limited to their search for food, but involves their sexuality as well. Fun and games in Cheetah-land. Leila Kaddour-Boudadi, Translated by Chigba Njokanma NYERERE centre for peace research begins new training programs in Arusha https://www.afrik-news.com/article17972.html Fri, 16 Jul 2010 22:29:19 +0200 The East African Community Nyerere Centre for Peace Research (EAC-NCPR) in cooperation with Arcadia University in the USA has offered new scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students from the EAC Partner States for training programs in Human Rights Law in Africa. The training programs which began this week will run for five weeks. Uganda-Rwanda: Genocide pastor to face prosecution in Tanzania https://www.afrik-news.com/article17898.html Fri, 02 Jul 2010 18:52:41 +0200 One of the most wanted promoters of the genocide that took place in Rwanda in 1994 has been arrested in Uganda. The former pastor is being charged and questioned over some “2,000” human remains that were found near his former church. Geof Magga Kenya: U.S. launches East Africa software competition “Apps 4 Africa” https://www.afrik-news.com/article17895.html Thu, 01 Jul 2010 20:31:44 +0200 United States Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Judith McHale launched the “Apps 4 Africa” contest at the Innovation Hub in Nairobi, Kenya, July 1. Charles W. Corey