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  • 16 Dec 2018- 11:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DODOMA, Tanzania President John Magufuli of Tanzania has signed a deal for the construction of a hydro-electric power plant on the Rufiji River in the Selous Game Reserve, a UNESCO world heritage site, attracting criticism from environmental groups. A
  • 29 Oct 2018- 10:45 by OOSKAnews Info LILONGWE, Malawi The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has confirmed approval of a $15 Million USD grant from the African Development Fund for the Nkhata Bay Town Water Supply Project in Malawi. Nkhata Bay is a fast growing port town on Lake Malawi and is a
  • 2 Oct 2018- 12:00 by Local Press Report BUBADA Daily News Acacia's Bulyanhulu Mining has started to implement a $2.0 Million USD joint water project that draws water from Lake Victoria to the villages surrounding the mine. Bulyanhulu Mining Communication Specialist Mary Lupamba said the
  • 11 Sep 2018- 07:19 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM Daily News The government has signed loan agreements worth over $800 Million USD with the World Bank to finance water and electricity projects in the country. Through the financing agreements, the World Bank will extend to the government $455
  • 19 Aug 2018- 09:18 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM CGTN Africa Tanzanian police plan to arrest all the residents of a village in the country’s south after water pipes were destroyed by a mob. “They committed economic sabotage. The government has disbursed money, installed water pipes and they
  • 29 Jun 2018- 08:39 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM The Citizen More that 3 million rural Tanzanians are targeted to be connected to safe water supply in new World Bank program approved this week. The $350 million Sustainable Water Supply and Sanitation program will also see another four million
  • 17 Apr 2018- 08:45 by Local Press Report DODOMA Daily News Egypt The Tanzanian government announced yesterday that it would implement a 70 million euros water project to address water shortage in Morogoro Region, whose current demand rotates at 45,000 cubic litres per day. Deputy Minister for Water
  • 23 Feb 2018- 14:26 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM Daily News Tanzania The government has called on the Dar es Salaam Water and Sewerage Authority (DAWASA) and Dar es Salaam Water and Sewerage Corporation (DAWASCO) to seek loans from local lending institutions for executing water projects.
  • 28 Jun 2017- 15:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda Last week’s summit of Nile Basin countries did not live up to its billing. Only two heads of state bothered to make the journey to the June 20-22 event in Kampala, Uganda to resolve differences around the contentious 2010 Entebbe
  • 21 Jun 2017- 12:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda In the first meeting of its kind since 2010, Uganda’s capital Kampala will this week host a summit of Nile Basin heads of states to resolve differences on the Entebbe Agreement. In 2010 Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda and Tanzania signed
  • 27 Mar 2017- 09:52 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM All Africa The government has directed regional authorities countrywide to initiate a special campaign that will sensitize the community to harvest rain water and address shortages. The directive was issued in Dar es Salaam yesterday by the
  • 2 Feb 2017- 12:35 by Local Press Report DAR ES SALAAM Energy Live News The water sector in Tanzania has received a $225 million (£179m) boost. The World Bank is providing the financing, which is expected to bring benefits to up to 1.9 million people in the nation’s largest city, Dar es Salaam.
  • 31 Jan 2017- 13:01 by Local Press Report DODOMA The Citizen A Sh200 billion project to improve sustainability of water supply in rural areas was launched yesterday in Dodoma. The project, which is targeting local government authorities in the country is co-ordinated by the government in
  • 22 Nov 2016- 08:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MWANZA, Tanzania Health authorities in Tanzania are warning of potential cholera outbreaks in Mwanza, following reports that the disease has been spreading in the neighboring Morogoro, Mara and Kigoma regions. Mwanza regional health officer Sophia
  • 2 Nov 2016- 07:07 by Local Press Report MWANZA All Africa The Mwanza Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (Mwauwasa) has embarked on an environmental management project worth over Sh261 to address major environmental issues in Lake Victoria. Director Antony Sanga revealed that the European