Tuesday, 19th October 2021
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15 Sep
Attracting and retaining students at undergraduate and postgraduate levels has been identified as a key barrier to improving physics-based research output in sub-Saharan Africa
4 Sep
Tanzanian police arrested several members of the country's main opposition Chadema party on Saturday, the latest crackdown on a group pushing for constitutional reform in the East African nation. The action follows the detention of Chadema leader Freeman Mbowe on terrorism charges that his party have branded a bid by President Samia Suluhu Hassan's government…
3 Sep
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, yesterday, left for Arusha, Tanzania, where he was received by his Tanzanian counterpart, Dr. Philip Mpango.
31 Aug
The leader of Tanzania's main opposition party appeared in the High Court on Tuesday to face terrorism charges in a case described by his party as a politically motivated move to crush dissent.
22 Jul
Tanzania's main opposition party said Thursday that its leader and other members could be charged with terrorism after being arrested in a sweeping midnight raid that has drawn international concern. Chadema chairman Freeman Mbowe and 10 other members were rounded up in the dead of night Wednesday in a crackdown denounced as a throwback to…
2 Jun
For a while now the relationship between artists from Nigeria and the East African country Tanzania has been at its best musically. Having had a pretty good relationship in artistry here are some of the biggest collaborative songs between artists from Nigeria and Tanzania for your bliss. Number One Remix Diamond Platnumz ft Davido This…
13 May
The Lagos State Government has placed the United States, Kenya, Tanzania, Ghana, Togo, South Africa, Canada, France, Germany, Uganda, the Netherland, Cameroun, Angola and Rwanda on its watch list...
4 May
Tanzania has announced new measures to control the spread of coronavirus in a departure from the approach taken by its late leader John Magufuli, a Covid-sceptic who had downplayed the pandemic.
15 Apr
Dr Joseph Maigari, Director-General, Kaduna State Bureau for Substance Abuse, Prevention, and Treatment (KADBUSA), says about 10 per cent of the state’s residents engage in drug abuse.
6 Apr
Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan said Tuesday it was "not proper to ignore" the coronavirus pandemic, in comments suggesting a shift from her Covid-sceptic predecessor who downplayed the disease.
30 Mar
Tanzanian police announced Tuesday that 45 people had died during a stampede in Dar es Salaam on March 21 as mourners paid their last respects to the late president John Magufuli.
27 Mar
About 180 people, including expatriate gas workers trapped for three days in a northern Mozambique hotel after an insurgent attack, were evacuated overnight but some died in an ambush after they left


2 hours ago
Three persons have been reportedly trapped while one has been confirmed dead in a fresh building collapse on Monday night in Ikorodu area of Lagos State. Two other persons were rescued from the collapsed two-storey building by residents of the area. Confirming the incident on Tuesday,, the South West Coordinator of the National Emergency Management…
2 hours ago
Comedian and magician Phil Butler has died at the age of 51. His cause of death remains unknown as it has not yet been announced. Phil’s agents Chris Davis Management issued a statement following his sad passing. Sharing a statement on Twitter, they confirmed: It is with huge sadness we have to announce the passing…
2 hours ago
Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson has opened up on her weight loss noting that she understands why people are obsessed.  The actress says her 60-lb. weight loss is not only about size but "about loving yourself and loving the journey that you're on." She noted that she is getting more attention now that she has…
3 hours ago
Forty-eight emerging leaders from around the world, including Nigeria, Togo and Sierra Leone, join the inaugural 24 fellows to build a network of 72 active fellows working to tackle global drivers of inequality. LAGOS, Nigeria, 19 October 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- New York – October 19, 2021 – The Ford Foundation has today announced its 2021 Ford…
3 hours ago
Attackers rely on small-sized patterns to avoid detection, as predicted by Nexusguard researchers SINGAPORE, October 19, 2021 -/African Media Agency(AMA)/- Small bit-and-piece DDoS attacks (distributed denial of service) boomed by 233% in the first half of 2021, revealed Nexusguard researchers in the Threat Report FHY 2021. As the pandemic carried on into 2021, hackers experimented with new attack…