Women and liberation struggles exhibition and forum

Ireland is commemorating the 100th anniversary of the 1916 raising that began the revolutionary period leading to Ireland’s independence. Over 300 women participated in the Rising but many of their contributions were lost from the historical record immediately following Independence. Tanzanian women also played an important role in Tanzania’s liberation struggle but their contribution also … Continue reading


The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors has approved support for Tanzania’s “Big Results Now in Education” program, which aims to raise the quality of education in the country’s primary and secondary schools. The Board also approved further support to the ongoing Science and Technology Higher Education project which is helping produce more highly-skilled … Continue reading

Hassan Maajar Trust fund embarks on a 2nd Annual Fundraising Gala

Mkombozi Commercial Bank in Dar es Salaam offers Bursary

Mkombozi Commercial Bank in Dar es Salaam is offering scholarships to the top three students of Bethsaida Secondary School. The scholarship will cover school fees and other educational costs for these students in forms 1 to 3. The private school mainly educates orphans.Initially the bank will offer the scholarship for 3 consecutive years, starting this … Continue reading

Hassan Maajar Trust continues to gain momentum

  The Hassan Maajar Trust’s “A desk for every child ” will be able to provide 5,000 desks after receiving a donation of $50,000 from Bank M. This will bring the total number of desks donated so far to 17,000 and will ensure almost 30,000 children will sit on desks in classrooms since the trust’s … Continue reading

Empowerment project for Tanzanian youth

  Nkwamira Sustainable Life Trust NGO in partnership with Barclays bank has launched a youth empowerment project that aims to address issues of unemployment and lack of skills among  out of school youth aged between 15 and 35 . 100 Youth from Morogoro region and Dar es Salaam will be empowered with entrepreneurial skills training … Continue reading

Apprentice pilot vocational training project launched in Tanzania

The Vocational Education and Training Authority (VETA) and the Chamber of  Skilled Institute of Hamburg, Germany have launched an apprentice pilot vocational training project which will deliver both vocational education and training. The system is demand driven and takes the needs of employers. Students will work with employers who will assist the apprentices to learn … Continue reading

Igunga Schools benefit from NMB assistance

The Tanzania National Microfinance Bank Igunga branch,Tabora, has provided 102 desks worth Tshs 10 million to two secondary schools in the district. Tanzania National Microfinance Bank (NMB) Igunga branch in Tabora region, has provided 102 desks worth Tshs 10 million to two secondary schools in the district. School that benefited from the support includes Hanihani … Continue reading

Award winning Tanzanian teacher …

http://dailynews.co.tz/index.php/local-news/17093-tanzanian-teacher-wins-international-award  Very proud of Mrs Swaleha Mohamedali