New Hapag-Lloyd East Africa service arriving in Kenya and Tanzania

HAMBURG, Germany, May 14, 2021/ — East Africa Service 3 (EAS3) to arrive in Kenya and Tanzania next week; New service will offer excellent connections to Hapag-Lloyd’s (www.Hapag-Lloyd.com) global network; Seven 2,800 TEU vessels being deployed in the service. The new East Africa Service 3 (EAS3) will offer direct weekly sailings between China, South-East Asia, […]

National consultations for drafting the EAC political confederation constitution kick off in Kabale, Uganda

The long-awaited national consultations for the drafting of the EAC Political Confederation Constitution for Uganda has finely kicked,withthe first session of stakeholders drawn from all the districts of South Western Uganda, being held in Kabale district The 14-day consultations will see the team of constitutional experts for drafting the EAC Political Federation Constitution hold consultations […]

Magufuli was a dedicated leader- Museveni

President Yoweri Museveni has praised his deceased counterpart from Tanzania, John Pombe Magufuli saying he was a dedicated leader and that Africa has lost him. Magufuli, 61, was pronounced dead on Wednesday evening due to heart complications at a hospital in Dar es Salaam. In his condolence message, Museveni said the death is a great […]

Tanzanian’s mourn Magufuli; His body will be buried this Friday

Tanzanians yesterday thronged streets to catch a glimpse at the casket of their President John Pombe Magufuli who passed on, on March 17, in a Dar es Salaam hospital. His body will be laid to rest this Friday. Magufuli has been honored and praised for mostly fighting corruption and has expressed it that it is […]

Tanzania’s Samia to make history as first female president

Samia Suluhu Hassan is a soft-spoken, Muslim woman thrust from the obscure role of vice president to become Tanzania’s first female leader after John Magufuli’s sudden death. Under the constitution Hassan, the country’s 61-year-old vice president, will serve the remainder of Magufuli’s second five-year term, which does not expire until 2025. A former office clerk […]

Museveni congratulates Magufuli on poll victory

Magufuli, who was the flagbearer for the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi, garnered 84%. President Yoweri Museveni has congratulated his Tanzanian counterpart following a landslide victory in the just concluded presidential elections. John Pombe Magufuli drums as he celebrates his victory looking on is President Museveni in photo above. John Pombe Magufuli, who was the flagbearer […]

My son who had Corona virus has been cured- Dr. Magufuli

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli (in photo above) has said the economy is “more important than the threat posed by coronavirus”, adding that he wants to reopen the country for tourism despite warnings that Africa could face the next wave of the disease. Magufuli also has said that his own child contracted Covid-19, but recovered quickly […]