Tanzania

The freedom from hunger that is not realy free

By John Riaga  Article 43 (C) of the Kenyan constitution guarantees every citizen the freedom from hunger and a...

PODCAST: Shrinking Democratic Space In East Africa – A Focus on Tanzania and Uganda

Tanzania is just coming from a shambolic electioneering period characterized by harassment and intimidation of opposition politicians, stifling of...

Covid-19: SADC veiling tyranny with lockdown regulations

The month of December will mark exactly a year since the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus in Wuhan, Hubei,...

ELECTIONS UPDATE: Tanzanian Opposition Vows To Reject Poll Verdict

Tanzania’s main opposition party Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) has vowed to reject the outcome of Wednesday’s general...

Tanzania Decides Amid Allegations Of Plot to Rig The Polls

29 million registered voters in Tanzania are today (28.10.2020) expected to cast their ballots in a presidential election pitting...

Tanzania: Will the 2020 General Elections Usher in a New Era of Elite Compromise?

By Sabatho Nyamsenda Africa’s encounter with Europe since the 15th century produced, inter alia, the colonial state and the...

Opposition Politician Tundu Lissu Returns To Take On Magufuli In Tanzania’s October Elections

Tanzania’s elections slated for October 2020 would have been for the incumbent John Pombe Magufuli to lose without a...

PODCAST: COVID-19 And The East African Blame Game

Countries in the East African region have taken different approaches to contain COVID-19 in their countries. Over the period,...

Tanzania Hospitals Overwhelmed By COVID-19 Cases, US Warns

The United States (US) government on Wednesday (13/05/2020) issued a warning to citizens living in Tanzania that they are...

COVID-19: SADC Truck Drivers Refuse to Enter DRC Over Coronavirus Fears

Zambia Closes Border With Tanzania Over Fears Of Imported Cases

Countries neighboring Tanzania are increasingly becoming worried about cross-border transmission of COVID-19, as the country chooses an unpopular strategy...

Press Freedom: COVID-19 Reporting Presents New Threats To Journalists In the Continent

As the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues to sweep across the continent, governments are stepping up emergency measures to slow...

Press Freedom In Tanzania Threatened With Restrictions On COVID-19 Reporting

Press freedoms in Tanzania have been consistently dwindling since the reign of President Magufuli began in 2015. The country...

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