Marc & Angel: 6 things that couples should stop doing

  1. Being too busy to be present with each other. - If you do not find at least some amount of presence in the moments you share with your partner, it is impossible to listen, speak, compromise, or otherwise connect with them on a meaningful level.

  2. Feeling too comfortable to compliment each other. - It seems like such a small thing, but in our busy

Federal jury finds former New Orleans mayor guilty of bribery and fraud

The former New Orleans mayor, Ray Nagin, 57, accused in January of taking money in bribes and kickbacks, was found guilty of bribery and fraud on 20 out of 21 counts.

The NPR reports that Prosecutors said Nagin accepted perks such as free travel and played a role in

Job opportunities at Arusha Urban Water Supply & Sewerage Authority

In order to attain its vision and mission, the Arusha Arusha Urban Water Supply  & Sewerage Authority (AUWSA) is seeking to recruit dynamic, experienced, competent and qualified Tanzanians to fill the following vacant posts:

  1. Senior Water Engineer
  2. Project Engineer
  3. Geographical Information Systems Expert

Click here to download a document containing detailed information of this advert.

Needed: Experienced Accountant/Auditor | UK & Tanzania | Children’s Charity | 3-4 Weeks

Organisation: Accounting for International Development (AfID)
Are you a Not for Profit: No
Time required: full-time
Duration of project: 3-4 weeks
Contact name: Neil Jennings
Contact telephone: +44 (0)208 741 7000
Contact Email: [email protected]

The organization is AfID’s newest partner and they are looking for a qualified accountant to support them in Tanzania. Their core work is providing support to children already on the streets, or at risk of ending up on

Mch. Msigwa aitwa msaliti kwa kuituhumu Serikali kupitia Daily Mail

Umoja wa Wabunge wa Hifadhi ya Wanyamapori na Mazingira (TPGSNRCU), umemshukia mbunge wa Iringa Mjini Mchungaji Peter Msingwa (CHADEMA), ukidai ni msaliti na mnafiki.

Umoja huo umesema kauli zilizotolewa na Msigwa alipozungumza na mwandishi wa gazeti la Daily Mail la Uingereza, kuwa serikali haifanyi juhudi za kulinda rasilimali hazina ukweli.

Pia umemtaka Msigwa kuwa mzalendo na kuacha kutoa kauli zinazolidhalilisha taifa kwa lengo la

Rais Kikwete: Marufuku kuuza hazina ya vipusa vya tembo vilivyokamatwa


Rais Jakaya Kikwete akizungumza wakati wa uzinduzi wa mabango ya kuhamasisha wananchi kupiga vita mauaji ya Tembo na Farubaada ya kuyazindua rasmi kwenye  Uwanja wa Ndege wa Kimataifa wa Julius Nyerere, Dar es Salaam. Kulia ni Ofisa Mtendaji Mkuu wa Kampuni ya Jambo Concepts Tanzania Limited, Juma Pinto. Kulia kwake ni Naibu Waziri wa Maliasili na Utalii,Dk. Mahamoud  Mgimwa na Mkuu wa Mkoa wa Dar es Salaam, Mhe. Said  Meck Sadick.
Rais Jakaya Kikwete akizungumza wakati wa uzinduzi wa mabango ya kuhamasisha wananchi kupiga vita mauaji ya Tembo na Farubaada ya kuyazindua rasmi kwenye Uwanja wa Ndege wa Kimataifa wa Julius Nyerere, Dar es Salaam. Kulia ni Ofisa Mtendaji Mkuu wa Kampuni ya Jambo Concepts Tanzania Limited, Juma Pinto. Kulia kwake ni Naibu Waziri wa Maliasili na Utalii,Dk. Mahamoud Mgimwa na Mkuu wa Mkoa wa Dar es Salaam, Mhe. Said Meck Sadick.

HOTUBA YA RAIS WA JAMHURI YA MUUNGANO WA TANZANIA, MHESHIMIWA JAKAYA MRISHO KIKWETE KATIKA UZINDUZI WA MABANGO YA KAMPENI YA KUPINGA MAUAJI YA TEMBO NA FARU UTAKAOFANYIKA KATIKA UWANJA WA KIMATAIFA WA MWALIMU JULIUS NYERERE DAR ES SALAAM, TAREHE 11 FEBRUARI, 2014


Mhe. Mahmoud Hassan Mgimwa, Naibu Waziri, Wizara ya Maliasili na Utalii;

Mhe. Said Meck Sadick, Mkuu wa Mkoa Dar es Salaam;

Wakuu wa vyombo vya Ulinzi na Usalama;
Mama Maimuna Tarishi, Katibu Mkuu, Wizara ya Maliasili na Utalii;

Wakurugenzi na Watumishi Mbalimbali wa Wizara ya Maliasili na Utalii na Taasisi Zake;

Viongozi wa Taasisi Zisizo za Kiserikali na wawakilishi wa jamii zinazojihusisha na uhifadhi wa wanyamapori;

Wageni waalikwa;

Mabibi na Mabwana;


Nakushukuru sana Naibu Waziri kwa kunishirikisha kwenye tukio hili kubwa na la kihistoria la kuhamasisha wananchi kupinga mauaji ya tembo na faru kupitia ujumbe kwenye mabango. Nawapongeza sana kwa

Waandishi, Redio za Jamii waaswa kuzingatia madili ya taaluma waitumikiapo jamii


Afisa Habari wa Kitengo cha Habari cha Umoja wa Mataifa (UNIC) Bi. Usia Nkhoma Ledama, akitoa mafunzo ya maadili na jinsia kwa waandishi wa habari na watangazaji wa Redio za Jamii nchini yanayolenga

Makamu wa Rais, Dkt Bila awasili Mwanza kwa kongamano la uwekezaji Kanda ya Ziwa

Makamu wa Rais wa Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania, Dkt. Mohammed Gharib Bilal akishuka kwenye ndege wakati alipowasili kwenye Uwanja wa Ndege wa Mwanza jioni ya leo, tayari kwa

Pres. Kikwete meets British Foreign Secretary, William Hague in London

President Jakaya Kikwete meets British Foreign Secretary William Hague in his London office this evening. The two leaders then held talks on bilateral issues concerning their two countries.

President Jakaya Kikwete meets British Foreign Secretary William Hague in his London office this evening. The two leaders then held talks on bilateral issues concerning their two countries.

Taarifa ya SUMATRA: Kurudishwa usafiri wa mabasi kwenda Ferry na Mnazi Mmoja

Wakati wa Jiji wakipakia kwenye mabasi ya Usafiri Dar es Salaam (UDA) huko Kivukoni baada ya SUMATRA kuruhusu mabasi 6 ya UDA kufanya safari kati ya Mnazi Mmoja na Ferry ili kuwaondolea adha ya kutembea umbali mrefu. (Picha: Mohamed Mambo)

YAH: KURUDISHWA KWA USAFIRI WA MABASI KWENDA FERRY NA MNAZI MMOJA


Kutokana na adha wanayopata abiria wanaofanya safari zao kati ya Kivukoni na Mnazi Mmoja, SUMATRA ikishirikiana na kikosi cha usalama barabarani (Kanda maalumu) imerudisha usafiri huo ambapo mabasi ya UDA sita (kwa kuanzia) yatakuwa yanafanya safari kila siku katika maeneo hayo.

Usafiri huu umeanza rasmi leo tarehe 12.02.2014 asubuhi, japo kulikuwa na matatizo ya hapa na pale lakini

Wakuu wa Mikoa wapongezwa kwa kuhamasisha uwekezaji Kanda ya Ziwa

Mkurugenzi Mtendaji TIC, Bi Juliet R. Kairuki (wa tatu kushoto) akiwa kwenye picha ya pamoja na wakuu wa mikoa ya kanda ya ziwa,toka kushoto ni Mhe. Chief Kishosha Pascal Mabiti (Mkuu wa Mkoa Simiyu); Eng. Evarist Ndikilo (Mkuu wa Mkoa Mwanza) Mhe. Magalula Said Magalula (Mkuu wa Mkoa, Geita); Mhe. John Gabriel Tuppa (Mkuu wa Mkoa Mara); Col Phabian Massawe (Mkuu wa Mkoa Kagera); Mhe. Ali Nassor Rufunga (Mkuu wa Mkoa Shinyanga)
Mkurugenzi Mtendaji wa Kituo cha Uwekezaji amewapongeza Wakuu wa Mikoa wa Kanda ya Ziwa katika juhudi zao za kuhakikisha Kongamano la Uwekezaji Kanda ya Ziwa linafanyika.

Mikoa ambayo itashiriki katika Kongamano la Uwekezaji la Kanda ya Ziwa ni Mwanza, Geita, Mara, Simiyu, Kagera na Shinyanga Kongamano ambalo kwa pamoja litawakutanisha Wawekezaji pamoja na

TRA’s public notice regarding closing of shops to boycott EFDs

PUBLIC NOTICE

Tanzania Revenue Authority would like to inform the general public that the ongoing shop closures is uncalled for and is highly regretted.

Let it be known that the issue of EFDs was passed by the Parliament of the United Republic of Tanzania in 2010. This was followed by the official position of the President of the United Republic of Tanzania in his end of month Speech in March 2011 just before the commencement of phase 1 for VAT registered traders.

The Vice President of the United Republic of Tanzania Dr. Mohammed Gharib Bilal further

Taarifa ya Polisi kuhusu hafla ya kumuaga Mstaafu IGP Mwema

TAARIFA KWA VYOMBO VYA HABARI

Jeshi la Polisi nchini, linapenda kuufahamisha umma kuwa, mnamo tarehe 15/02/2014 siku ya Jumamosi katika viwanja vya Polisi Barracks, barabara ya Kilwa, jijini Dar es Salaam, kutakuwa na hafla ya kumuaga IGP Mstaafu Said Alli Mwema kuanzia saa mbili asubuhi hadi saa sita mchana.

Katika hafla hiyo, kutakuwa na mambo mbalimbali yaliyoandaliwa ikiwemo gwaride maalum la

Tanzania Food Security snapshot - GIEWS Country Brief

Reference Date: 11-February-2014
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FOOD SECURITY SNAPSHOT

  • Erratic “vuli” season rains affected cereal production in some northern bimodal areas 
  • Favourable outlook for 2014 “msimu” crops 
  • Maize prices stable or increasing but lower than twelve months earlier 
  • Favourable food security conditions with pockets of food insecurity where localized production shortfalls occurred 

Erratic “vuli” season rains affected cereal production in some northern bimodal areas 

In northern bimodal rainfall areas, harvesting of the second season “vuli” season crops, which contributes to approximately 30 percent of the total annual cereal production, is underway. Late and erratic rainfall in parts of Shinyanga, Arusha, Kilimanjaro, Tanga, Pwania and Morogoro regions negatively impacted crop development and yields in the affected areas. Earlier in the

Call for applications: PhD scholarships and Master research sponsorship at Mzumbe

PHD SCHOLARSHIPS AND MASTER RESEARCH SPONSORSHIP

MZUMBE UNIVERSITY

IN COLLABORATION WITH

THE UNIVERSITY OF COPENHAGEN 

(DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGY AND GEOGRAPHY; INSTITUTE OF FOOD AND RESOURCE ECONOMICS), DENMARK

RESEARCH PROJECT: Enhancing Productivity, Market Access and Incomes of Small Farming Businesses in Tanzania: Potentials and Limitations of Contract Farming (POLICOFA)

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

Mzumbe University, Tanzania, in collaboration with the University of Copenhagen, Denmark, has received a

Chinese Tianjin Government Scholarship for International students

In order to promote the development of higher education of International students in Tianjin, to further improve the talent cultivation, scientific research, social service, and cultural exchange, Tianjin Government has set up the Scholarship (TGS) for International students.

CATEGORIES OF APPLICANTS AND DURATION OF SCHOLARSHIP
Recipients are International Students in Tianjin and students who wish to study in Tianjin.
Recipients are the undergraduate or the higher level foreign students who are applying to study in Tianjin and

Hello Tanzania! Ongea Bure...

Amka na Dakika moja BURE kila siku Saa Kumi na Mbili hadi Saa Tatu asubuhi Vodacom kwenda Vodacom. Kujiunga piga *149*01#
Amka na Dakika moja BURE kila siku Saa Kumi na Mbili hadi Saa Tatu asubuhi Vodacom kwenda Vodacom. Kujiunga piga *149*01#

Research Co-ordinator position at Mzumbe University

VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT

Mzumbe University is one of the leading public Universities in Tanzania and has experience of working on collaborative research projects with Universities from the UK, North America and Europe. We have secured funding for a new research project.

Project Title: Holding local leaders and local service provision to account: exploring the evolution of

Registration is now open for Review Class for the June 14, 2014 CISA Exam

                                             
Registration is NOW open for CISA Review Class for the forthcoming CISA exam on 14th June, 2014. Our Reviews are due to begin on Monday 24Th February, 2014. Get discount of $75 if you register for the Exam before 12 February, 2014

This CISA Review Class focuses exclusively on the essential areas covered in the CISA exam. This review

Call for applications: UN Journalism Fellowships

APPLICATIONS INVITED FOR UNITED NATIONS JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIPS

The Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists is now accepting applications from professional journalists from developing countries for its 2014 fellowship program. The application deadline is March 31, 2014.

The fellowships are available to radio, television, print and web journalists, age 25 to 35, from developing countries who are interested in coming to New York to report on international affairs during the

Maelezo ya Jaji Warioba: Tafakuri na maridhiano kuelekea Katiba Mpya

MAELEZO YA MWENYEKITI WA TUME YA MABADILIKO YA KATIBA, JAJI JOSEPH SINDE WARIOBA KATIKA MKUTANO WA TANZANIA CENTER FOR DEMOCRACY, KUHUSU TAFAKURI NA MARIDHIANO KUELEKEA KATIBA MPYA: WHITE SANDS HOTEL, DAR ES SALAAM, 12 FEBRUARI, 2014

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1.0 UTANGULIZI

Katika nchi yoyote, msingi wa uendeshaji wa nchi unategemea Katiba ambayo ni sheria kuu. Sheria zote hutungwa kwa kuzingatia masharti ya Katiba. Katiba huainisha misingi ya Taifa, mgawanyo wa madaraka na majukumu ya mihimili mikuu ya dola, usimamizi wake, mgawanyo na ukomo wa mamlaka ya vyombo mbalimbali vya dola. Kwa ujumla Katiba ni makubaliano ya wananchi husika kuhusu utaratibu na kanuni za uendeshaji wa mambo mbalimbali katika nchi yao.

Kutokana na maana hiyo ya Katiba, utungaji wake unatakiwa kuwa shirikishi kwa maana ya

How to unlink/disable/dissociate your Google+ from Blogger

In the previous post I wrote how to automatically share blog posts to Google+ whenever you publish something new. However you want to disable this setting through the following 5 steps:-
  • Login to your blogger to access the dashboard homepage
  • Click the wheel at the top of the screen to open Blogger Options (see screen-shot below)
  • Click the option that says “Revert to Blogger Profile”

The Guardian Special Report: Why anti-poaching campaign is ineffective

This is a two-part investigative story by Tanzania’s IPP - THE GUARDIAN newspaper reporters analysing the campaign to save elephants, after suspension of Operation Tokomeza, following claims of abuse by the implementers.

  • Demand for ivory reported increasing
  • Govt officials accused of complicity
In recent years, Tanzania has witnessed a steep rise in poaching and other forms of crime targeting elephants and other wild animal species. The rate of killings is significantly greater than the elephants’ capacity to reproduce.

This has led many wildlife experts to declare the situation as a crisis, worse than the mass slaughter in the 1970s and 1980s, which led to the global ivory trade ban by the Convention on the International Trade in

Standard Bank Joy of Jazz moves to new venue and new date


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Roy Hargrove

Standard Bank Joy of Jazz moves to new venue and new date – 
Grammy Award winning artists booked for new look festival 2014
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Two Grammy Award winning artists are part of the stellar line-up for the 2014 Standard Bank Joy of Jazz which sees the country’s premiere jazz festival move to a new venue and a new date.

The new-look 2014 Standard Bank Joy of Jazz will take place this year, and for the next five years, at the Sandton Convention Centre and on a new date - from September 25 to 27. The new move allows the