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Newly consecrated Archbishop deplores witchcraft beliefs

MWANZA Archdiocese Archbishop Renatus Nkwande yesterday expressed dismay over witchcraft believers, denouncing them as primitive. “Every time a person’s stomach swells, you say he or...

JPM nods to religious institutions

PRESIDENT John Magufuli yesterday commended religious institutions for their great role in social service delivery, promising that the government will continually work with the...

Tight road traffic laws against errant drivers-UN

AS the world climaxed United Nations Global Road Safety Week yesterday, global stakeholders have called for effective implementation of road traffic laws to pin...

Minister: Connect electricity by June

ENERGY Minister Dr Medard Kalemani, has directed Tanzania Electric Supply Company Limited (TANESCO) to ensure that all households in peripheral areas of the country’s...

State pledges recruitment of more midwives

THE government yesterday reaffirmed its commitment to hire more competent midwives in the health delivery systems as it struggles to bridge the gap of...

Magufuli hosts IMF Director at State House

INTERNATIONAL Monetary Fund (IMF) plans to bring in experts to work closely with their counterparts in the ministry of finance and planning in reviewing...

TANAPA lawyer, accomplices arraigned, charged with 11 counts

TANZANIA National Parks’ (TANAPA) lawyer yesterday appeared before Arusha Magistrates Court, charged with 11 counts, including economic sabotage, leading organised crime and money laundering. The...

EAC partner states meet in Mombasa for petroleum conference

REPRESENTATIVES from the six East African Community (EAC) partner states meet in Mombasa tomorrow for the ninth East African Petroleum conference and exhibitions. Dubbed the...

Dar at standstill as Mengi’s body arrives

DAR ES SALAAM residents yesterday turned out in thousands to receive the body of Dr Reginald Mengi as the entire East African region mourns...

High Court verdict sounds warning to pirates (ii)

THE High Court in Dar es Salaam recently sentenced to life imprisonment seven Somali nationals for piracy following their move to attack an oil...