TANZANIA RECEIVES € 130 MILLION LOAN FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF SOLAR POWER PLANTS

TANZANIA RECEIVES € 130 MILLION LOAN FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF SOLAR POWER PLANTS

DAR ES SALAAM, June 11 (Xinhua) — The government of Tanzania on Friday signed a concessional loan agreement worth 130 million euros (about 157 million U.S. dollars) with the French Development Agency (AFD) to finance a 150-megawatt solar project.

The agreement was signed in the capital Dodoma between the permanent

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LAKE ALBERT PROJECT GETS A MAJOR BOOST AS TOTAL, TANZANIA AND UGANDA SIGN KEY AGREEMENTS

LAKE ALBERT PROJECT GETS A MAJOR BOOST AS TOTAL, TANZANIA AND UGANDA SIGN KEY AGREEMENTS

Paris, April 12, 2021 — During a signing ceremony held yesterday in Entebbe, in the presence of Yoweri Museveni, President of the Republic of Uganda, Samia Suluhu Hassan, President of the United Republic of Tanzania, Patrick Pouyanné, Chairman and CEO of Total, as well as representatives of China National Offshore

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TANZANIA TO SWEAR IN FIRST FEMALE PRESIDENT FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF PRESIDENT JOHN MAGUFULI

TANZANIA TO SWEAR IN FIRST FEMALE PRESIDENT FOLLOWING THE DEATH OF PRESIDENT JOHN MAGUFULI

Tanzania will swear in Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan, following the death of President John Magufuli.

He died on Wednesday from heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam, Samia Suluhu Hassan said in an address on state television.

Mr Magufuli had not been seen in public for more

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LINKING BURUNDI AND TANZANIA WITH A USD1.9 BILLION RAILWAY PROJECT WILL BOOST MINING ACTIVITIES

LINKING BURUNDI AND TANZANIA WITH A USD1.9 BILLION RAILWAY PROJECT WILL BOOST MINING ACTIVITIES

Burundi and Tanzania are seeking to raise $1.9 billion for a railway linking the two East African nations that could help landlocked Burundi boost its mineral exports, an official said.

“Now is the time to start fund-raising” for the 190-kilometer (118 mile) line from Musongati in Burundi to Tanzania’s Isaka,

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CHINA – AFRICA COOPERATION REMAINS STABLE – CHINESE STATE COUNCILOR REAFFIRMS

CHINA – AFRICA COOPERATION REMAINS STABLE – CHINESE STATE COUNCILOR REAFFIRMS

Chinese State Councilor Wang Yi has reaffirmed that the friendship between China and Africa remains rock-solid and stable no matter what the international situation they faced.

Mr. Yi, who is also Foreign Minister said the difficulties, obstacles, or disruptions encountered cannot change the relationship that exist between the pair.

He

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UGANDA NEMA APPROVE ESIA FOR EACOP PROJECT IN TANZANIA

UGANDA NEMA APPROVE ESIA FOR EACOP PROJECT IN TANZANIA

Uganda’s state-run National Environment Management Authority (NEMA) has approved the Environment and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) for the construction of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project.

The US$3.5 billion pipeline is expected to export crude oil from western fields to the Indian Ocean coast in Tanzania.

The EACOP

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DANGOTE CEMENT IN TANZANIA APOLOGIZE TO GOVT. AFTER HIKE IN CEMENT PRICES

DANGOTE CEMENT IN TANZANIA APOLOGIZE TO GOVT. AFTER HIKE IN CEMENT PRICES

Dangote Cement company in Tanzania has apologized to the government after customers complain of a hike in price.

According to the company, the price increase was due to the maintenance process in their plant which causes the countrywide price hikes.

However, Mtwara Regional Commissioner, Gelesius Byakanwa has ordered the management

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HOW MULTIPLE PROJECTS WILL BENEFITS FROM TANZANIA SGR

HOW MULTIPLE PROJECTS WILL BENEFITS FROM TANZANIA SGR

Tanzania Standard Gauge Railway which is under construction is set to benefit so many project when construction is completed.

So far, the project has created a lot of opportunities which range from employment, increasing the market for locally made construction materials and several other services offered by local companies.

According

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CHURCH PROMISED TO BUILD MORE SCHOOL IN TANZANIA

CHURCH PROMISED TO BUILD MORE SCHOOL IN TANZANIA

The Nation’s Catholic Church, Dar es Salaam Diocese has promised to construct more nursery, primary and secondary schools within the city. With the aim of ensuring availability of affordable quality education.

Archbishop of Dar-es-Salam, Jude Thadaeus Ruwa’ichi made the statement during the first standard seven graduation ceremony of the Virgin

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DAR-ISAKA RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION AT FINAL STAGE IN TANZANIA

DAR-ISAKA RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION AT FINAL STAGE IN TANZANIA

The construction of Dar es Salaam- Isaka railway is at it final stage according to the nation Minister for Works, Transport and Communications, Engineer Isack Kamwelwe.

Speaking during the commissioning of one locomotive among the seven locomotives that are being repaired at Morogoro’s state-of-the-art workshop, he noted that the project

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ZCRB THREATENED TO REMOVE DORMANT CONTRACTORS IN TANZANIA

ZCRB THREATENED TO REMOVE DORMANT CONTRACTORS IN TANZANIA

ZANZIBAR Contractors Registration Board (ZCRB) is looking at the possibility of removing dormant contractors over failure to adhere to industry regulations, including payment of annual fees.

The body which regulates contractors in Tanzania said they plan to remove major contractors that has refuse to paid their subscription fees for years.

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CONSTRUCTION OF UHURU CHAMWINO HOSPITAL NOW 87% COMPLETE IN TANZANIA

CONSTRUCTION OF UHURU CHAMWINO HOSPITAL NOW 87% COMPLETE IN TANZANIA

Construction of the Uhuru Chamwino hospital has been welcome as a huge boost after the government fulfilled its commitment of directing Sh2.3 billion towards the construction of the health facility.

The project is viewed as a game changer for Chamwino District as they currently have no reliable health facility with

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TANZANIA MINISTER DIRECT CONTRACTORS TO FINISH HYDROPOWER PROJECT ON TIME

TANZANIA MINISTER DIRECT CONTRACTORS TO FINISH HYDROPOWER PROJECT ON TIME

Contractor handling the Julius Nyerere Hydropower Project (JNHPP) has been ordered by the nation’s Minister for energy to finish the project on time.

Dr Medard Kalemani issued the warning after he toured the facility as he was unimpressed with the level of work been carried-out on the project.

The contractors,

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HOW TANZANIA CAN BENEFIT FROM CONSTRUCTION FINANCING IN THE INDUSTRY

HOW TANZANIA CAN BENEFIT FROM CONSTRUCTION FINANCING IN THE INDUSTRY

The rapid rise in construction activities in Tanzania is surely a wonderful site to behold as the nation infrastructural development has increased.

In the space of six months, a robust growth has being witnessed in Tanzania’s construction industry which has a ripple effects that trickle down to the ordinary citizen.

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DAR-MORO SGR CONSTRUCTION PACE COMMENDED IN TANZANIA

DAR-MORO SGR CONSTRUCTION PACE COMMENDED IN TANZANIA

The construction of Dar es Salaam – Morogoro Standard Gauge Railway (Dar-Moro SGR) project has been hailed by the nation Prime Minister after implementation reached 87%.

Speaking during a site tour, Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said the government was devoted to strengthening railway, air, water and road transport infrastructures to

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TANZANIA PRESIDENT PROMISED TO RE-SHAPE NANGURUKURU-LINDI HIGHWAY

TANZANIA PRESIDENT PROMISED TO RE-SHAPE NANGURUKURU-LINDI HIGHWAY

President John Magufuli has promised to reshape the Nangurukuru-Lindi highway after witnessing first-hand how bad the road was looking.

The President led thousand of mourners for the burial of the late former President Benjamin Mkap by taking the route to Dar es Salaam from Lupaso village, Masasi District in Mtwara

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TANZANIA GOVT. DEMAND CONSTRUCTION OF HOUSES COMPLETED

TANZANIA GOVT. DEMAND CONSTRUCTION OF HOUSES COMPLETED

Tanzania government has given a 14days ultimatum to the contractor handling the Dodoma District Commissioner’s house and repairing Dodoma Regional Commissioner’s house to complete the project.

According to DODOMA Regional Commissioner, Dr Binilith Mahenge, “The contractor(s) should speed up construction in order to complete within the timeframe of the project,

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