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    10 regions appeal for 28,000 tons of food 

    This article reports on wide spread food shortages in 10 regions across Tanzania and the government’s response to resulting crisis. Interviews with local government officials reveal that food shortages are the result of ...
    Author: Navuri, Angel; peter, felister
    Publishing Date: 2009-05-18
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    10-year agricultural, food investment plan unveiled 

    The government yesterday unveiled a 10 years Agricultural and Food Security Investment Plan (TAFSIP) for 2011-12 to 2020-21 to address the core national problems of poverty and food shortages in rural areas and promote ...
    Author: Domasa, Sylvester
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-11
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    106bn/- budgeted to turn Morogoro region into national granary 

    The government is set to spend 105.5bn/- in implementing the idea of making Morogoro the main food reserve region in the country. According to Agriculture, Food and Cooperatives deputy minister Dr. David Mathayo,responding ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2009-07-15
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    17 Manyara lodges, hostels get EAC certification 

    The aim of this study was to Award certificates to hotels and lodges, 17 of which earned between one and four stars. Seventeen properties serving as hotels and lodges in Manyara region have passed the certification criteria ...
    Author: Nkwame, Marc
    Publishing Date: 2013-07-11
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    1st Anniversary of the EAC Common Market Protocol 

    This report aim in analyising Celebrations achievement of 1st anniversary of the EAC common market protocol. In the treaty, a set of milestones had been identified as being critical successiful of the intergration of the ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-07-04
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2,600 Mufindi district rural homes due to get electricity 

    The aim of this study was improving the welfare of the villagers and as well as access suitable to energy resources. Mwenga hydro limited, a subsidiary of Mufindi tea and coffee is completing construction of a 4MW hydroelectric ...
    Author: Makene, Prosper
    Publishing Date: 2012-07-03
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2.2bn for Arusha water project 

    The government has set aside 2.2bn during this financial year, for the purpose of implementation of a mega water supply project in Arusha District, the national Assembly was told yesterday. Deputy minister for water Gerson ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-15
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    20 illegal produce markets at border posts deny govt massive revenue 

    The aim of this sutdy was to increase the volume and value of exports from Tanzania rapidly. Over 20 markets located at the country’s borders are reported to have increased the illegal sale of crops to neighbouring countries ...
    Author: Makene, Prosper
    Publishing Date: 2013-08-26
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2017: Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan 

    After half a decade of economic growth averaging about six percent from 2010 to 2014 sub-Saharan Africa’s (SSA) GDP growth descended to its lowest level in more than 20 years, declining from 5.1 percent in 2014 to 3.4 ...
    Author: Daily news reporter
    Publishing Date: 2017-02-07
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    $206m US grant to help Tanzania boost power generating capacity 

    The US is injecting at least $206 million into energy projects in Tanzania that will help boost the country’s power generation capacity. This was said by US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton when visited the country. Thus ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter; The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-06-24
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2100MW Hydropower project in Pipeline 

    The 2100MW hydropower project estimated to cost about two billion US Dollars will soon take off following clearance by the government. The project is the undertaking between the Rufiji Basin Development Authority (RUBADA) ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2010-04-01
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2100MW power station set for launch 

    The government of Tanzania plan to build a huge Stiegler’s Gorge power project to end the acute power shortage. This was revealed in Dar es salaam by the Director general of the Rufiji Basin Development Authority (Rubada) ...
    Author: Sumila, Veneranda
    Publishing Date: 2012-06-28
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2500 Lindi farmers trained on modern commercial farming 

    A total of 2,500 farmers engaged in sesame and sorghum production in eleven wards of Kilwa and Lindi district have trained to shift from traditional to modern commercial farming to boost their economic. This was said by ...
    Author: Philemon, Beatrice
    Publishing Date: 2012-05-14
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2bn/- set aside to support coffee farmers 

    This daily news article talks about the government plans to offer coffee farmers with 2bn/- worthy input subsidies to help them cope with the effects of falling coffee price in the world market. The falling coffee price ...
    Author: Lyimo, Henry
    Publishing Date: 2013-07-22
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    $2m agro-project to be consolidated 

    The article reports on the strengthening of a USD 2 million, 5 year United Nations Development Program (UNDP) institutional capacity building project signed in 2011 with the government of Tanzania. The project is to be ...
    Author: Kasumuni, Ludger
    Publishing Date: 2014-03-06
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    3.5 M Kenyans likely to depend on food imports from Tanzania 

    The daily newspaper published this article which state findings of a survey done in Kenya on food security. The report highlights that 3.5 people in Kenya will be starving if they will not get urgent food support because ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-07-05
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    30,000 sunflower farmers ink pact with 7 oil firms 

    According to the guardian newspaper, rural livelihood Development Company organised a two day national market development forum which brought together sunflower farmers. During that forum it was said that more than 27,000 ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2013-03-07
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    $300m for business Centre at Dar port 

    This article reports on the planned USD 300 million commercial real estate development at the Dar es salaam port. The project is funded by The Mara Group, a pan - African multi-sector business conglomerate. The contract ...
    Author: Mirondo, Rosemary
    Publishing Date: 2012-07-16
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    $4.7b railway line linking Dar, Rwanda, Burundi to begin 2014 

    This article reports on the Tanzanian government plans to develop a railway system that will connect the agricultural, mining and industrial hubs, of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi and South Sudan to the ports of Dar es salaam ...
    Author: Mike, Adam; Ihucha, Mande
    Publishing Date: 2012-01-09
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    500 youths gain from entrepreneurial and agricultural training 

    N500 youths from across the country have benefited from agricultural entrepreneurship training provided to them by Sokoine University Graduate Entrepreneurs Cooperative (SUGECO) and the Rufiji Basin Development Authority ...
    Author: Mbago, Getrude; Mbago, Getrude
    Publishing Date: 2017-10-13
    Publisher: Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article