Gulf Times - Tanzania
Tanzania 'in danger' following Ebola cases in neighbour Uganda: minister

Tanzania 'in danger' following Ebola cases in neighbour Uganda: minister

Tanzania's health minister issued an Ebola 'alert' Sunday after the disease, which has killed over 1,400 people in the Democratic Republic of Congo, appeared in their shared neighbour, Uganda.

Tanzania plans cable car for Mount Kilimanjaro

Tanzania plans cable car for Mount Kilimanjaro

Tanzania wants to boost tourist numbers by putting a cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s tallest mountain, and is in talks about the project with a Chinese and a Western company.

Cyclone Kenneth to make landfall in Mozambique, Tanzania

Cyclone Kenneth to make landfall in Mozambique, Tanzania

A tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall in Mozambique late Thursday or early Friday, just a month after parts of the country were devastated by Cyclone Idai.

Tanzania President meets FM

Tanzania President meets FM

Tanzanian President Dr John Pombe Magufuli on Thursday met in Dar es Salaam with HE the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani ...

Kidnapped Tanzanian billionaire released unharmed

Kidnapped Tanzanian billionaire released unharmed

Tanzania's richest man, who was kidnapped last week, has been released, one of his family members told dpa early Saturday

Tanzanian police say driver identified in billionaire kidnapping

Tanzanian police say driver identified in billionaire kidnapping

Tanzanian police said Friday they had identified the driver of a vehicle used in the kidnapping of Tanzanian billionaire Mohammed Dewji, who was snatched over a week ago.

20 arrested in hunt for Tanzania's kidnapped billionaire

20 arrested in hunt for Tanzania's kidnapped billionaire

Twenty people have been arrested as police press a manhunt for Africa's youngest billionaire who was kidnapped in Dar es Salaam two days ago, a minister said Saturday.

Families bury victims as Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200

Families bury victims as Tanzania ferry disaster toll passes 200

Grieving families were on Sunday preparing to bury victims of Tanzania's devastating ferry disaster, with more than 200 confirmed dead after the crowded boat capsized in Lake Victoria.

Survivor pulled from capsized Tanzanian ferry as death toll reaches 183

Survivor pulled from capsized Tanzanian ferry as death toll reaches 183

Divers rescued a man on Saturday as they searched for survivors from the wreck of an overcrowded Tanzanian ferry that capsized on Lake Victoria on Thursday, killing at least 183 people.

More than 100 die in Tanzania ferry disaster

More than 100 die in Tanzania ferry disaster

The MV Nyerere may have been carrying as many as 200 passengers when it capsized close to the pier on Ukara Island on Thursday.

Tanzania orders all unregistered bloggers to take down their sites

Tanzania orders all unregistered bloggers to take down their sites

Tanzania ordered all unregistered bloggers and online forums on Monday to suspend their websites immediately or face criminal prosecution, as critics accuse the government of tightening control of internet content.

Tanzania Day celebrated

Tanzania Day celebrated

Tanzania’s ambassador Fatma Mohamed Rajab is joined by Qatar’s Minister for Development Planning and Statistics HE Dr Saleh Mohamed Salem al-Nabit, Ministry of Foreign Affairs protocol chief Ibrahim Fakhro and other dignitaries in cutting a cake on the occasion of Tanzania Day celebrations