IN what others view as benevolent extortion, bus agents have blamed passengers travelling upcountry for the year-end festive season for hiked bus fares.
ECONOMISTS have expressed guarded optimism over the revised estimates of the size of the economy which expanded by 32 per cent to 70 trillion/- (about 43.8 billion US dollars).
UNKNOWN assailants beheaded a 16 year old girl, Elizabeth Richard. In addition both of her hands were chopped off and her left breast and her private parts were missing at the scene of the crime.
SUMBAWANGA District Council and Sumbawanga Municipal Council in Rukwa Region will re-run civic elections in several wards today, where elections were postponed due to irregularities last Sunday.
CONTRACT farming of cotton is taking shape in Mwanza as more ginners have invested in the sector. Speaking during a one day media seminar on Saturday, Kahama Cotton Company Limited, Managing Director, Mr Mohamed Shariff, said that nine ginneries have established a coalition.
THOUSANDS of cattle graze freely and wreak havoc beyond the allocated land in Rufiji District, Coast Region as residents are concerned about the threat to the ecosystem, with tensions simmering between herders and farmers.
UNESCO is working with over 20 African countries including Tanzania to create national science, technology and innovation systems, to support national development priorities.
THE Tanganyika Instant coffee Company Limited (TANICA) is in final stages to register on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE) through the Enterprise Growth Market-EGM, it has been disclosed.