Kati Kerenge Foundation launch

The Kati Kerenge foundation for mentoring youth is set to be launched, fulfilling a life time dream of the late Kati Kerenge  who was Barclays Tanzania Head of Corporate Affairs. Advertisements

WAMAMA KAHAWA COFFEE ROASTERS

  Wamama Kahawa Coffee Roasters Limited is a social business in Dar es Salaam which trains Tanzanian women whom have had no opportunity to access education or skills, to hand roast coffee beans grown in the various regions of Tanzania

Tanesco,Symbion Power partner to build 400MW electricity plant in Mtwara

Tanzania’s Electric Supply Company Ltd (Tanesco ) has partnered with US based power firm Symbion Power to build a 400 Mega Watt gas driven electricity plant in Mtwara.There will also be construction of 650 kilometres of transmission lines between Mtwara and Ruvuma Regions. Energy demand is expected to grow to 1,583MW by 2015 from the … Continue reading

Fahari Zanzibar handmade crafts made with skill and love

  Fahari Zanzibar , a social enterprise making high quality bags, jewelry and accessories from the island of zanzibar. Check out http://www.fahari-zanzibar.com/

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Major investment earmarked for Tanzanian roads and bridges

  Early this week, the Tanzania’s Minister of Works, John Magufuli requested more than Tshs 1.2 trillion ($ 756 million) from the government to support an ambitious agenda of road construction and improvements in the 2013-2014 fiscal year. Major projects include the expansion of the 100-kilometre Dar-Chalinze stretch into a six-lane highway, and the Chalinze-Morogoro … Continue reading

IITA bringing scientific solutions to agricultural problems in the region

Increasing investment in ‘Agriculture research for development’ is expected to bring the much awaited agriculture transformation to Africa and help address the rising wave of youth employment and poverty.  “Improving food crop production, innovations in genetic improvement have shown how enhanced crop productivity, along with other ingredients, such as capacity building and policies helps to … Continue reading

Doreen Mashika , Tanzanian designer going global

  Contemporary African attire and accessories attracting the world of fashion. For more information go to http://doreenmashika.com/

Sea Sense protecting endangered marine species in Tanzania

Sea Sense is an non governmental organisation working with coastal communities in Tanzania to protect endangered marine species. For more information click http://www.seasense.org/

Tanzania, the new frontier for gas exploration in the region

Tanzania is now set to become a region hotbed for gas discoveries following the government move to offer seven deep offshore blocks and one onshore block in October for oil and gas exploration.   The onshore block is North Lake Tanganyika, located on the Tanzanian side of Lake Tanganyika.   The round will be launched … Continue reading