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  1. flydubai announces new Tanzania routesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Dubai-based flydubai has announced flights to Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and Kilimanjaro in Tanzania. Flights to the East African country commenced on October 16 expanding the airline's network in Africa to 12 destinations.

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  2. Tanzania: Treasury Readies Funds for Voter Register UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    THE TREASURY confirmed on Thursday that it would soon provide the National Electoral Commission with the required funds to update the Permanent Voter Register ahead of the referendum for the proposed new constitution in April next year. "The government is aware on the significance of updating the register; it is an important and unique exercise," Finance Minister Saada Mkuya Salum told the 'Daily News' in a telephone interview.

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  3. 5 Can't-miss Tanzania experiencesRead the original story

    Yesterday | WICU12 Erie

    The East African country's stunning wildlife, expansive volcanic crater and intriguing islands all set it apart as a unique destination. Massive Mount Kilimanjaro just adds to its allure.

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  4. .com | Tanzania to vote on new constitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    Dar es Salaam - Tanzania will hold a referendum in April 2015 on a new constitution, the government has announced, a move rejected by the opposition, who said on Thursday that the drafting process ignored it. The opposition is angry because the draft constitution makes few major changes to the structure of government, claiming it has therefore rejected its calls for a strengthening of the federal system to limit presidential powers.

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  5. Tanzanians' eyes helped by donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Thetelegraphand Argus

    BASED opticians has donated much-needed equipment to help set up an optical practice in a remote part of Tanzania. Airedale Opticians, which also has a base in Cross Hills , has provided a slit lamp instrument, which is used to examine the front of people's eyes, along with diagnostic eye drops and dyes.

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  6. Tanzania to vote on new constitution: governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Vision

    Tanzania will hold a referendum in April 2015 on a new constitution, the government has announced, a move rejected by the opposition, who said Thursday that the drafting process ignored it. The opposition is angry because the draft constitution makes few major changes to the structure of government, claiming it has therefore rejected its calls for a strengthening of the federal system to limit presidential powers.

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    Yesterday | Al Bawaba

    Dubai-based flydubai's inaugural flights to Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar touched down yesterday in Tanzania. The new routes further underline flydubai's rapid expansion in Africa, which has seen the carrier's network double to 12 destinations this year.

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  8. Lives Lived: Gulshan Badrudin Hameer, 91Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    Mother, great-grandmother, sister, friend. Born on Sept. 2, 1922, in Zanzibar, Tanzania; died April 27, 2014 in Toronto, of natural causes, aged 91. Gulshan Rashid, the only girl in a family of four children, grew up on the island of Zanzibar, then a British protectorate.

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  9. Pemba: The Quirimbas Archipelago: How Do You Even Reach This Private Island Paradise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Jaunted

    Have you ever seen a photo of a destination and thought, "I HAVE TO GO TO THERE?" Sure you have, because who hasn't? It's as base a desire as having a taste for a different cuisine for dinner. This morning we were afflicted with a serious case of wanderlust, after reading on HotelChatter of the newest private island resort, Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort & Spa : The hotel and its 1km-long, 300m wide private island form part of the Quirimbas archipelago off Mozambique .

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  10. Donations from Keighley and Cross Hills opticians will help provide eye care for people in TanzaniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Keighleynews.co.uk

    Airedale Opticians, which also has a base in Cross Hills, has provided a slit lamp instrument, which is used to examine the front of people's eyes, along with diagnostic eye drops and dyes. Optometrist and Airedale Opticians managing director Mohammed Hafejee, said he was giving the equipment to his Taunton-based friend Chris Jacobs, who is travelling to Tanzania as part of a medical support mission next month.

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  11. Tanzania Opposition United in Referendum ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Voice of America

    Tanzania main opposition Chadema and other rival political parties are preparing to launch a legal challenge to the government's decision to hold a referendum about the country's draft constitution in April 2015. That's according to Ibrahim Lipumba, a leading member of the consultative assembly that helped to draft the proposed measure.

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  12. UPOV Meetings Conclude With New Observers; Tanzania Becomes UPOV MemberRead the original story

    Wednesday | Intellectual Property Watch

    The international body protecting new varieties of plants concluded a week-long set of meetings with a number of decisions, among which was the re-appointment of its secretary general, and the addition of an international organisation and a farmers' organisation as observers.

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  13. flydubai starts three Tanzanian new destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Anna.aero

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  14. Watch a Preview for Parts Unknown Tanzania, Airing October 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Eater

    Here's a clip from the next episode of Anthony Bourdain's CNN show Parts Unknown . Bourdain and his crew head to Tanzania , a land so beautiful that " even the toilet has a nice view ."

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  15. Tanzania: Online Real Estate Platform Touts More Investments in Residential HousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | AllAfrica.com

    INVESTORTS should target semi-finished houses currently put on sale by owners in Dar es Salaam and other growing urban areas, because there is high demand for residential houses and office space. Lamudi Tanzania Public Relations Assitant, Lilian Kisasa said in Dar es Salaam over the weekend that Dar es Salaam is in high demand of both residential and office space because of the ever increasing population.

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  16. Tanzania: Women Should Avoid Greed in Equal Representation At Decision LevelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | AllAfrica.com

    THE Chairperson of the dissolved Constituent Assembly Mr. Samwel Sitta has already handed over the Proposed Constitution 2014 to president Jakaya Kikwete, which among other things contains right of women to inherit, own and develop land, as well as 50/50 representation at decision making levels. The Katiba also has included different contentious issues such as rights of farmers, fishermen, artisans, livestock keepers and small-scale miners.

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  17. Ebola Misperceptions Sink Safari Market in Eastern and Southern AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Skift

    Although the Ebola outbreak is thousands of miles away from the tourism spots, including safaris, in southern and eastern Africa, tourists are staying away in droves. Far from the heart of West Africa's Ebola outbreak, the safari industry is taking a hit as alarm over the deadly virus causes travelers to shun the entire continent.

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  18. Florida's manatees need us to protect themRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Florida Times-Union

    They seem to have disappeared in the blink of an eye. That's all the time it's taken for over half the world's wildlife to disappear.

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  19. Forging links across the worldRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Northumberland Today

    Students at an Alnwick school are set to forge links with youngsters in South Africa, thanks to the work of a former pupil. As part of their Year 5 geography project, children at the Duke's Middle School are following the travels of ex-student, Ellen Puddephatt.

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  20. The spice island Zanzibar is the perfect stop for weary travelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Examiner.com

    Travelers to Zanzibar need not go without some pampering. Before arriving in Zanzibar we had undoubtedly heard of the spice islands in Zanzibar's Archipelago.

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