Tanzania News

Concern as Tanzania faces condom shortage

- Njombe and Shinyala regions are the most affected by the shortage - The two regions have a combined population of two million people - Tanzania's deputy Health Minister acknowledged the shortage saying it was occasioned by change in procurement policy - The government is determined to provide free condoms for all and phase out private suppliers A section of Tanzanians are at a high risk of contracting Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) following an acute shortage of condoms.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Anti-gay laws widespread in Africa, despite gains

Tanzania: A conviction for having "carnal knowledge of any person against the order of nature" can lead to 30 years' jail or more.

News 24 , South Africa Feb 21, 2019

Tanzania U-turns on latest sugar imports ban

By THE CITIZEN Tanzania has now backtracked on its decision to ban sugar importation, a week after freezing the issuance of permits.

The East African , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

No more ads for Rwanda's herbalists

In East Africa, Tanzania and Uganda have also banned advertising of herbal drugs.

The East African , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Condom shortage hits Tanzania

By The Citizen Two populous regions in Tanzania have been hit by condom shortage raising fears of a possible increase in number of sexually transmitted infections.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 21, 2019

Condom shortage hits Tanzania

Tanzania’s deputy Health Minister Faustine Ndugulile said the government was aware that Njombe and Shinyala regions have been affected.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Tanzania bans sugar imports again

A month after lifting the ban on sugar exports, Tanzania has again imposed another ban, this time putting a stop on the issuance of permits.

Daily Monitor , Uganda Feb 20, 2019

Waiting for Nigeria's elections

Digital transformation strategy with has led to the repurposing of content in mobile platforms audio and video forms 4. continued growth in Rwanda, Uganda, Tanzania, Malawi and Zambia The Education Business is blowing red-hot and Longhorn is an interesting prospect.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Gays and Africa: Quotes

(2018) “Give me their names … My ad hoc team will begin to get their hands on them next Monday.” – Paul Makonda, governor of Tanzania’s economic capital Dar es Salam, at the launch of an anti-gay crackdown in which urged reporters to identify homosexuals (2018) “There is this love-hate relationship from the Muslim community.

The Independent , Uganda Feb 20, 2019

iTax is a big step forward but has long way to go

The report shows that Kenyan businesses are now spending less time in filing taxes than their counterparts in Uganda, Tanzania, South Sudan and Burundi.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Feb 20, 2019