Weruweru Alumnae Foundation General Meeting Notice



Notice is hereby given that a General Meeting of the foundation will be held at Cine Club, Mikocheni/Msasani, Dar es Salaam on Saturday, 8th February, 2014 at 10.00hrs.

Mkutano wa Weruweru Alumnae Foundation utafanyika Jumamosi tarehe

UN SG message on Zero Tolerance for FGM: “Preserve the Best in Culture and Leave Harm Behind”

THE UN SECRETARY-GENERAL
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MESSAGE ON THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF ZERO TOLERANCE FOR FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION

“Preserve the Best in Culture and Leave Harm Behind”

6 February 2014

As Secretary-General of the United Nations, I hold high the banner of empowering women and girls, promoting their health and defending their rights. The International Day of Zero-Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation is an opportunity to confront this persistent problem – and to find hope in initiatives proving that it

No woman or girl should suffer due to Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting (FGM/C)

Dar es Salaam, 6 February 2014 – As the world marks the International Day for Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation and Cutting (FGM/C) today,6th February, UNFPA Tanzania Representative a.i, Ms. Mariam Khan has called on government and communities to step up efforts to stop the practice.

“FGM/C is a harmful traditional practice that results too often in significant health problems for women and girls and violates their human rights, said Ms. Khan. “FGM/C is deeply entrenched in the cultural practices of the community and often

Picha mbalimbali za Rais Kikwete akihutubia Baraza la Vyama vya Siasa leo

Rais Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete akiwa na Makamu wa Kwanza wa Rais wa Zanzibar Maalim Seif Shariff Hamad, Msajili wa vyama vya siasa Jaji Francis Mutungi na viongozi wa vyama mbalimbali vya siasa na maafisa wa serikali wakitoka kupata chakula cha mchana baada ya kufungua mkutano wa Baraza la Vyama vya Siasa leo Februari 6, 2014 katika Ukumbi wa Mikutano wa Mwalimu Nyerere jijini Dar es Salaam (picha zote: ISSA MICHUZI)

Vodacom yakagua elimu na mafunzo ya kompyuta Kambangwa Sekondari


Mkuu wa kitengo cha mfuko wa huduma za jamii cha Vodacom "Vodacom Foundation" Yessaya Mwakifulefule (kushoto) akimsikiliza  Mkuu wa Biashara Endelevu wa kampuni hiyo Suraya Hamdulay,wakati alipotembelea darasa la mafunzo ya kompyuta katika Shule ya sekondari ya Kambangwa jijini Dar es Salaam, kujionea maendeleo ya mradi wa mpango wa kuziunganisha shule za Sekondari na Mkongo wa Taifa wa Mawasiliano, uliofadhiliwa na Vodacom  Tanzania kwa kushirikiana na Samsung.

NHC establishing a sattelite town near Arusha

Xinhua reports from Tanzania that the country on Wednesday announced plans to establish an ultra-modern satellite town in an area located few miles from Arusha.

Nehemiah Mchechu, National Housing Corporation (NHC) Director General, said that the move complement government's efforts to control the increasing

Canada announce new projects to help Tanzania manage natural resources, create prosperity, improve health services

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania - Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada

The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie, today concluded a successful visit to Tanzania. During this last part of his African trip, Minister Paradis announced a number of new projects that will help Tanzania better manage their natural resources and create prosperity for Tanzanians.

"I conclude this trip with great hope for a bright and self-sufficient future in Tanzania," said Minister Paradis. "Throughout my visit, I was able to underline Canada's full support in encouraging sustainable economic

Dar is most expensive compared to Nairobi, Kigali, Kampala

According to Tanzania's The Citizen newspaper, living in Dar es Salaam may be the most expensive in the East African region pushed by costly renting in its posh areas.

That, fresh data from an online survey-based cost of living calculator, expatistan.com reveals that renting a fully furnished accommodation in expensive areas of the city can cost up to an average of $2,711 (Sh4.3 million) per month for an 85 m² (900 Sqft) housing, while the same house will cost $1,247 in Nairobi,

David Beckham to create a new soccer team in Miami, USA


Former soccer star David Beckham holds a ball at a news conference where he announced he's exercising an option to buy a Major League Soccer expansion team in Miami. (photo: Lynne Sladky/AP)
Former soccer star David Beckham holds a ball at a news conference where he announced he's exercising an option to buy a Major League Soccer expansion team in Miami. (photo: Lynne Sladky/AP)

Former Manchester United, Real Madrid and L.A. Galaxy and English National Team soccer star, David Beckham has confirmed he will create a Major League Soccer expansion team in Miami.

News has it that Beckham's time with the L.A Galaxy helped him purchase an expansion team at a below-

Mwl. Mndeme: Wizi kwenye maduka ya nyama, Mwenge

Kwa wale mnaokwenda bucha kununua nyama munaelewa ni kwa jinsi gani nyama imepanda bei. 

Kwa sisi tunaogetemea bucha za maeneo ya Mwenge, tangu nyama ilipopandishwa bei mwezi December mwaka jana wakati wa sikukuu, hadi sasa haijashuka. Kilo moja ilipanda kutoka shilingi 5,000 hadi shilingi 7,000 huku stake ikipanda kutoka shilingi 6,000  hadi shilingi 9,000.

Pamoja na maumivu haya ya bei, kuna maumivu makubwa wanayopata wanunuzi wa nyama (hasa eneo hili la Mwenye) bila kujua kwa njia kuu mbili: