In The Spotlight
ACACIA'S Buzwagi Gold Mine has set aside 600,000 US dollars (about 1,2bn/-) for tree planting in Kahama District. The mine Sustainability Manager George Mkanza said the money set to plant 1.6 million trees starting this rain season.
PRESIDENT John Magufuli’s pledge to give houses to 644 residents of Magomeni quarters (Kota) now becomes a reality as the government has disbursed 5bn/- for starting construction of the buildings from next week.
THE Minister of State in the Prime Minister’s Office (Policy, Parliament, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled), Jenista Mhagama, has issued a seven-day ultimatum to all government institutions, ministries, individuals and private companies to pay the outstanding debts they owe the National Social Security Fund (NSSF).
INVESTORS are taking advantage of low market prices of most stocks on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE), with expectation of picking up again to their normal prices.
THE government has commended Vodacom for its support to road safety initiatives including sponsoring the road safety week that was launched in Geita Region last Monday.
INSUFFICIENT numbers of people with Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) skills in the country can severely constrain innovation, growth and the ability to manage day to day activities of an information society.
IRAN has promised to strengthen relations with Zanzibar by offering more scholarships particularly in Oil and Gas engineering in support for the Isles preparation for the sector.
LIKE a veteran general barking war instructions to his lieutenants, the man paced up and down, his phone clutched firmly in his left hand, while his right hand was busy flying up and down in undefined motions.
THE queen consort of the last King of Kyamutwala Kingdom her majesty Varelia Kokubanza (80) sleeps outside in plastic sheeting after the royal infrastructure was struck by September 10 earthquake in Kagera region.
ON the one hand, truancy is described as unauthorized, intentional absence from school.