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News Tanzania » Shinyanga: Tanzania: Young Africans Coach Wary of Majimaji Threat

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Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Simba have been sidelined until tomorrow when they take on Mwadui FC at the Kambarage Stadium in Shinyanga in another mouth-watering encounter. For Yanga, today's match will also serve as a warm-up ahead of their Africa Champions League preliminary round ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: Tanzania floods sweep Shinyanga 'killing 38 people'

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Publication date: uesday 03 March 2015

Flooding in north-western Tanzania has killed at least 38 people and left hundreds of others homeless, police in the Shinyanga region have told the BBC. The downpours were accompanied by hail and strong winds meaning many people had no chance of escaping ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: Appointments: New bishops for Tanzania, Ireland and Mexico

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Publication date: Sunday 01 February 2015

The Holy Father appointed Bishop of the Diocese of Shinyanga, Tanzania, Msgr. Liberatus Sangu, Official of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples. Bishop-elect Sangu, of the clergy of Sumbawanga, was born February 19, 1963 at Mwazye ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: Tragedy: One killed, 25 injured in road crash in Tanzania’s Shinyanga Region

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Publication date: uesday 26 September 2017

The accident occurred after the driver lost control of the bus after its rear wheel burst, while the driver identified as Salumu Mseke disappeared into hiding, accofing to acting Shinyanga Regional Police Commander Amedeus Tesha on Tuesday. One man died ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: Meet the 'ambulance taxi' drivers saving lives of thousands of Tanzanian mothers and babies

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Publication date: Sunday 21 May 2017

I thought my baby and I were going to die. I just wanted to deliver my baby safely." Consolata, 28, lives in the Shinyanga district of rural Tanzania, where there are only three ambulances serving almost 500,000 people. "I was in bad shape. I could't do ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: As drought hits maize, Tanzania cooks up a sweet potato fix

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Publication date: onday 07 September 2015

KISHAPU, Tanzania (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In the wind-swept plains of Kishapu, in Tanzania's northern Shinyanga region, Himelda Tumbo has for a few years struggled to grow maize on her farm. "I have suffered huge losses due to drought. The seasonal ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: Female high school dropouts given chance to forge new lives in Tanzania

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Publication date: Wednesday 06 May 2015

The project set up by Kiota Women's Health and Education (KIWOHEDE) and supported by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) aims to help girls who have left school in Shinyanga which has one of the highest drop out rates in Tanzania. CULTURE OF SILENCE ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: How an 'Uber for pregnant women' is saving lives in Tanzania

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Publication date: Friday 14 April 2017

And it's just one example of the first-of-its-kind program's impact, now saving the lives of 200 mothers and infants in Tanzania every month. Since it launched late last year in the districts of Sengerema and Shinyanga, the ambulance taxi service has ...

News Tanzania » Shinyanga: Flash Floods Destroy Villages in Tanzania

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Publication date: Wednesday 04 March 2015

At least an additional 82 individuals have been injured in the flash floods that swept through the Shinyanga region of Tanzania on Tuesday night. Jakaya Kikwete, the president of Tanzania, stated flash floods, which resulted in an unbelievably terrible ...