Tanzania

Kiswahili has Spread Beyond Region, Thrives in Unexpected Places

Kiswahili has Spread Beyond Region, Thrives in Unexpected Places

Having its origins in the Nairobi slums and the poorer parts of the city, Sheng is today considered fashionable and cosmopolitan by a growing segment of the population. At the global level, Kiswahili has grown fast, and today, estimates show […]

 
 

Tanzania: Climate Change – Immediate Action Vital to Save Country’s Tourism

Tanzania: Climate Change – Immediate Action Vital to Save Country’s Tourism

AS we are celebrating this important day, the nation can look back and say that the country has made strides in tourism. Despite a number of achievements that the country has recorded in the last 51 years, there are still […]

 
 

Tanzania: High Quality Education Still A Privilege

Tanzania: High Quality Education Still A Privilege

“Education is key. As foundations go, there is none more important than this one – in achieving progress as well as in sustaining it,” wrote Waly Wane who is an Economist at the World Bank and a blogger on “Africa […]

 
 

Peace talks with DRC rebels expected this week

Peace talks with DRC rebels expected this week

Negotiations between the Congolese government and eastern rebels are expected to take place this week, regional officials said after the insurgents withdrew from the city of Goma. The eight-month insurgency by M23 rebels poses the biggest threat to Congolese President […]

 
 

A Comprehensive Ranking of African Countries According to Governance Quality

The African Union