New Dar es Salaam to Morogoro railway underway

By Janeth Mesomapya Dar es Salaam — President John Magufuli has laid a foundation stone for the new 300km Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from Dar es Salaam to Morogoro. During the event held Wednesday in Pugu, a few kilometres west of Dar es Salaam City, the President said the project will create 600,000 employment opportunities, … Continue reading

Zimbabwe Play to stage at Nafasi Art Space Dar es Salaam

Rare and unique in its presentation and yet unequivocal in it’s mirroring of the moral decrepitude of man. “Lamentations @ 12”, is an emotionally and mentally aesthetic rich piece of work. Positioned through four epochs (1895 – 2015), “Lamentations @ 12”, gives us sight which makes us cringe as we journey through the eyes of … Continue reading

MAJIMAJI FLAVA PLAY COMING TO TANZANIA

A contemporary play on the Majimaji war which took Germany by storm is now set to tour and woo theatre goers in Dar es Salaam and Bagamoyo. “Maji Maji Flava is the only superficial story about the magic of the water which is supposed to protect against the bullets of the colonialists. A legend that … Continue reading

NABAKI AFRIKA SUPPLIES WATER FILTERS IN FIGHT AGAINST CHOLERA

Nabaki Afrika is supporting Cholera hit areas in some affected parts of Dar es Salaam by supplying 1000 water filters valued at close to 11 Million Tanzanian shillings, which work at filtering contaminants in the water including those that cause cholera. The filters, using ground breaking technology from Ion exchange, will be simply fitted onto … Continue reading

PROFESSIONAL WASTE MANAGEMENT AND RECYCLING SOLUTIONS FOR TANZANIA

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania’s capital city, is now the world’s ninth fastest growing city in terms of population and Africa’s third. With this rapid growth comes a serious waste management challenge. Dar es Salaam’s activities generate over 3,000 tonnes of waste every day, of which only 40% is being managed and dumped legally at the … Continue reading

TANZANIA BREWERIES LIMITED PROVIDES A RELIABLE SUPPLY OF WATER FOR MAKABURI HEALTH CENTRE IN DAR ES SALAAM

Makaburi Health Centre in Kinondoni Municipality in Dar es Salaam has received assistance of 25 million Tanzanian shillings from Tanzania Breweries Limited that will go towards drilling of a water well and construction of a water storage tank. This will greatly assist the Kinondoni Municipality which has been incurring huge costs to provide clean water … Continue reading

A STATE OF THE ART EYE CENTRE NOW OPENED AT SHREE HINDU MANDAL HOSPITAL DAR ES SALAAM

The Shree Hindu Mandal Hospital in Dar es Salaam has opened a state of the art eye unit which is expected to be the best in the country. The unit has been constructed with contributions from Dr Kanubhai K.C Babla of Mombasa, Kenya. The establishment of the unit will further enhance the capacity to manage … Continue reading

FAST JET LAUNCHES HARARE ROUTE

Starting August 5th, Fast Jet will be launching it’s 3rd international route from Dar es Salaam to Harare, Zimbabwe. Tickets are on sale starting from USD 50 per one way excluding taxes. Flights will have two frequencies a week on Tuesday and Saturday.

NG’ARISHA : A CLEAN UP CAMPAIGN FOR DAR ES SALAAM CITY

With the constant pressure on the city’s environment especially garbage collection and disposal it’s good to hear of individuals and organizations making efforts to address the challenge. On 15th March a prominent actor in Tanzania Miss Rose Ndauka, organized a road clean up. Despite having had a baby recently she was not deterred from this … Continue reading

NEW FERRYBOAT FOR DAR -BAGAMOYO ROUTE

A new ferryboat has been purchased for over  Tanzanian shillings 7.9 billion, to ply the waters between Dar es Salaam’s city centre and Bagamoyo and is to start Operations upon delivery in May this year. Speaking to reporters at a press conference held recently in Dar es Salaam,  the Ministry of Works, Head of Communication … Continue reading