TANZANIA’s ZPC TO INVEST IN PORT INFRASTRUCTURE

TANZANIA’s ZPC TO INVEST IN PORT INFRASTRUCTURE

ZANZIBAR Ports Corporation (ZPC), has invested 8bn for the port development. The fund will enhance service efficiency in passenger and cargo handling at its ports.

According to Infrastructure, Communication and Transport Minister Dr Sira Ubwa Mamboya, ” the corporation is finalising procurement procedures for the purchase of one reach stacker,

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NHC MOROCCO SQUARE TOWER CONSTRUCTION RESUME IN TANZANIA

NHC MOROCCO SQUARE TOWER CONSTRUCTION RESUME IN TANZANIA

Construction activities has resume on the National Housing Corporation (NHC) Morocco Square commercial tower following a recent loan-scheme restructure that helps to save at least 1.12bn/- a month.

The project which is 90% complete has so far sold 80% of residential apartments and commercial spaces at its Victoria Place and

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TAZAMA SEEK FUND FOR PIPELINE UPGRADE

TAZAMA SEEK FUND FOR PIPELINE UPGRADE

Tanzania Zambia Mafuta (Tazama) is seeking for funds to upgrade its pipeline diameter to 12 inches. The fund in question for the upgrade is proposed to be US$400million.

Speaking to media, Tazama’s Tanzania Regional Manager, Abraham Saunyama said “What we want is to make the whole pipeline from Dar to

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TANZANIA GOVT. ALLOCATE FUND TO CONSTRUCT VIP ROUTE ON MT. KILIMANJARO

TANZANIA GOVT. ALLOCATE FUND TO CONSTRUCT VIP ROUTE ON MT. KILIMANJARO

As part of plans to increase the tourism sector of the nation, Tanzania Government has allocated fund for the construction the the VIP route.

The construction of a 25-kilometre route for Very Important Persons (VIP), will be used by tourist while climbing Mountain Kilimanjaro.

In a press statement by the

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CONSTRUCTION OF MIRERANI SPORT COMPLEX ON HOLD DUE TO FLOOD

CONSTRUCTION OF MIRERANI SPORT COMPLEX ON HOLD DUE TO FLOOD

Mirerani Sports Complex has been put on halt after flood invade the construction site. Director of Tanzanite Community Empowerment Organisation (TACEO), Charles Mnyalu while making the announcement said the project will now be move to August.

According to Mnyalu, “the grass is first of all rotting, due to the soaked

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CRUDE OIL PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION SET TO KICK OFF IN TANZANIA

CRUDE OIL PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION SET TO KICK OFF IN TANZANIA

The construction of the pipeline is set to link Uganda and Tanzania which will take the two nations into a new height.

The announcement was made by Energy Minister Dr Medard Kalemani when tabling his ministry’s 2.196trn/- budget estimates and expenditures for the financial year 2020/21.

Kalemani said Tanzania has

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DODOMA ARENA CONSTRUCTION PLANS SET FOR KICK-OFF- TANZANIA MINISTER

DODOMA ARENA CONSTRUCTION PLANS SET FOR KICK-OFF- TANZANIA MINISTER

Construction plans for Dodoma arena is set to kick-off according to Minister for Information, Arts, Culture and Sports Harrison Mwakyembe.

The ultra-modern sport complex is schedule to take up construction activities for 30months. These is after a series of seismic, topographical and feasibility studies has been carried-out to ensure maximum

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TANZANIA’s MBULU DISTRICT HOSPITAL CONSTRUCTION ON POINT

TANZANIA’s MBULU DISTRICT HOSPITAL CONSTRUCTION ON POINT

The committee is happy with the progress of work at Mbulu district hospital.

Construction of Mbulu District Hospital is making great progress according to the Administration and Local Government Affairs Committee.

The committee who is in charge of supervising the project was satisfied with the progress during a site visit.

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CONSTRUCTION OF SIX COURT BUILDINGS KICK-OFF IN TANZANIA

CONSTRUCTION OF SIX COURT BUILDINGS KICK-OFF IN TANZANIA

Integrated Justice Centres construction to help Tanzania’s Judiciary system.

Construction has kick-off for six court buildings by the Judiciary of Tanzania. The buildings will be known as Integrated Justice Centres (IJC) and are aimed at helping the nation’s Judiciary system.

According to the design, the buildings will be a one-stop

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TANZANIA: RUSUMO HYDRO POWER PLANT ALMOST COMPLETE

TANZANIA: RUSUMO HYDRO POWER PLANT ALMOST COMPLETE

Rusumo 80MW hydroelectric power station is 59% complete.

The construction of Rusumo Hydroelectric Power Station to generate 80MW has now reached 59% compared to 32% in June last year. The revelations were made by the outgoing chairman of Energy Ministers from Tanzania, Burundi and Rwanda, Tanzanian Minister for Energy, Dr

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TANZANIA DISSOLVES 36 WATER AUTHORITIES

TANZANIA DISSOLVES 36 WATER AUTHORITIES

The government of Tanzania has dismissed 36 water authorities to save operating cost.

The water authorities in Tanzania have different sectors, some cover the cost of projects and contribute to investment while others are subsidized with electricity and salaries of permanent staff.

Tanzania scraped the water authorities to reduce the …

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KENYA MOVES TO ATTRACT OIL IMPORTERS

KENYA MOVES TO ATTRACT OIL IMPORTERS

Kenya Government slash oil pipeline tariff price for oil importers by 50 percent.

Kenya is trying to regain the regional fuel transport market after loosing it to Tanzania’s port Dar es Salaam. As a result of this loss, Kenya’s Energy and Petroleum Regulatory Authority (EPRA) has slashed the oil pipeline …

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AfDB LOANS USD 455 MILLION FOR CONSTRUCTION OF TANZANIA’S NEW AIRPORT

AfDB LOANS USD 455 MILLION FOR CONSTRUCTION OF TANZANIA’S NEW AIRPORT

African Development Bank (AfDB) approves USD 455 million for the construction of a ring road and Tanzania’s new airport in the new capital Dodoma.

The President of AfDB Akinwumi Adesina approved the loan at the bank’s headquarter in Abidjan in a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and East …

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TANZANIA, KENYA AND UGANDA ARE REVAMPING THEIR OLD RAILWAYS

TANZANIA, KENYA AND UGANDA ARE REVAMPING THEIR OLD RAILWAYS

Why are they going back to their old railways after their agreement and ambitious plans for East Africa’s Standard Gauge Railway network.

In August 2013 the Presidents of Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda signed a Tripartite Agreement; for the development and operation of a 1,500km-long joint Standard Gauge Rail (SGR) system; …

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SMART AFRICA INFRASTRUCTURE CONFERENCE 2019

SMART AFRICA INFRASTRUCTURE CONFERENCE 2019

KPM leading solution is taking a step to address key infrastructure challenges in Africa. This is through the launch of Smart Africa Infrastructure Conference. It will be held in DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dar es Salaam – Oyster Bay, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Smart Africa Infrastructure Conference 2019 is a

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ZANZIBAR ISLAND: AFRICA’s SEMI-AUTONOMOUS ARCHIPELAGO

ZANZIBAR ISLAND: AFRICA’s SEMI-AUTONOMOUS ARCHIPELAGO

Zanzibar Island is an Archipelago that sits on the coast of Tanzania. It is home to one of Africa exciting beaches that gives way to the rainforest. The Island is an Africa dream of the 1000 and 1 night with a spicey and exotice aroma having a shining white beaches …

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PRESIDENT MAGUFULI UNHAPPY WITH SLOW TRADE IMPLEMENTATION BETWEEN MALAWI

PRESIDENT MAGUFULI UNHAPPY WITH SLOW TRADE IMPLEMENTATION BETWEEN MALAWI

Tanzania President call for more improvement in the implementation of trade agreement with Malawi.

Tanzania President John Magufuli is unhappy with the slow implementation of the trade agreement with Malawi. During a two-day visit to Malawi, He called for the speedy implementation of the agreement.

He cited the construction of …

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RWANDA GOVERNMENT TO REVAMP RUSUMO BORDER

RWANDA GOVERNMENT TO REVAMP RUSUMO BORDER

Revamping of Rwanda Biggest border set to kick-off after tour by government officials

Plans are in motion for the revamping of Rusumo border by the Rwanda Government. The aim of the revamp is to boost trade and also increase their capacity to cope with the growing traffic of cargo.

The …

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CONSTRUCTION OF DAR-MORO SGR IN TANZANIA REACHES 42%

CONSTRUCTION OF DAR-MORO SGR IN TANZANIA REACHES 42%

Tanzania Dar-Moro standard gauge railway construction reaches 42% completion.

The Construction of Tanzania’s biggest standard gauge railway (SGR) is 42% complete according to the government. The Dar-Moro SGR will help connect its main port of Dar es Salaam to its land-locked neighbours. These neighbours include, the Democratic Republic of Congo, …

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