Posts Tagged ‘Tanzania’

Tanzanian Govt Officials Commission Electrified Mud House

Some government officials in Tanzania have commissioned a mud house with electricity, according to trending report shared by Instablog9ja on Twitter. Politics in Africa has become a hub for teasing the continent’s citizens because of how low some of the leaders think. The politicians commissioned the electrified mud house after thinking that they’ve put in […]

Kenya Embarks On 3-Day National Mourning In Honor Of Former Tanzanian President

President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya has issued a Presidential Proclamation announcing that Kenya will observe 3 days of national mourning following the death of former Tanzania President Benjamin Mkapa. The Kenyan and EAC Flags will fly at half-mast from Monday to Wednesday. In his message of comfort, the Kenyan President mourned the departed Tanzanian leader […]

AfDB, African Fertilizer and Agribusiness sign $5.4m deal in Nigeria and Tanzania [PHOTOS]

The African Development Bank and the African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) have signed two grant agreements to implement trade credit guarantees worth $5.4 million to support fertilizer value chains in Nigeria and Tanzania, potentially benefitting hundreds of thousands of smallholder farmers. The organizations held a signing ceremony at the African Green Revolution Forum in […]

Kelechi Iheanacho’s Super Strike Wins CNN Goal of the Week Award (VIDEO)

CNN has named Kelechi Iheanacho’s super strike in the Super Eagles’ 1-0 win against Tanzania in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier as the CNN Goal of the Week. “Congratulations to the latest CNN Goal of the Week winner, Kelechi Iheanacho!” CNN Football wrote on their official Twitter handle on Thursday. “Nacho” unleashed a left-foot strike […]

Under Threat in Tanzania

Akintayo Ayara, Joe Trippi, and Joe Costello   September 1st is an important day for democracy in Tanzania. The political opposition party Chadema (Party of Progress and Democracy) will, according to established law, hold peaceful demonstrations across the nation against the growing dictatorial tendencies of the ruling government party CCM(Party of Revolution). Since last fall’s […]

36-year-old Nigerian Sentenced to Life Imprisonment for Drug trafficking (PICTURED)

A 36-year-old Nigerian has been sentenced to life imprisonment for drug trafficking. The Moshi High Court ruled Friday that Joachim Ike was guilty of possessing and trafficking in narcotic drugs. He was arrested on May 11, 2013, at the Kilimanjaro International Airport with 6,969.38 grams (nearly 7kgs) of heroin with a street value of over […]