Pope calls for solidarity after Turkey, Syria quake

Vatican City. Pope Francis on Wednesday appealed for global solidarity with Turkey and Syria following a devastating earthquake, and thanked those risking their lives to help. More than 9,500 people have so far been confirmed dead following Monday's 7.8 magnitude earthquake, although experts warn the toll could yet double. "With…

EDITORIAL: Time to tackle infertility

The launch of Kairuki Hospital Green IVF on Monday has put the problem of infertility in Tanzania on the limelight. Although it is a global issue there are indications that the magnitude of the problem is bigger than previously thought. Unofficial surveys already point to the fact that 30 per…

Zanzibar project gets female graduates

Zanzibar. Fumba Town - a real estate project in Zanzibar has received the first batch of female engineering and architecture graduates to support them with practical skills at its sites. The graduates from the University of Dar es Salaam and one from Ardhi University will have an opportunity to learn…