NMB Bank wins coveted award

By The Citizen ReporterMore by this Author Dar es Salaam. NMB Bank Plc has won the ‘Safest Bank in Tanzania Award’ for the year 2020. This is thanks to its concerted efforts at maintaining stability and profitability amid the global Covid-19 pandemic battle.Listed with the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange…

AnuFlo launches application to support menstrual health

By Rosemary Mirondo @mwaikama rmirondo@tz.nationmedia.comDar es Salaam. AnuFlo Industries has launched a health app that supports women in the menstrual and reproductive health stakes.The Hedhi App is a menstruation tracker that enables young women to speak privately with gynaecologists.The free app - which is the first to be in ki-Swahili…

Lissu: We pledge a new Katiba, justice for all

By John Namkwahe and Alfred Zacharia @TheCitizenTZ news@tz.nationmedia.comDar es Salaam. Chadema presidential candidate Tundu Lissu yesterday said if elected Union President, he will ensure a Constitution is written with a view to reducing too much power vested in the Head of State.He reiterated that his administration would embrace the rule…

Platforms to empower women most welcome

As the world celebrated International Day of Rural Women on October 15 this year, the East African Community took the opportunity to roll out an online platform designed to empower women with functional entrepreneurship. For starters, International Day of Rural Women was established by the UN General Assembly in its…

NEC extends poll agents swearing-in period by two days

By Jacob Mosenda @Jmosenda mjacob@tz.nationmedia.comDar es Salaam. Tanzania’s National Electoral Commission (NEC) has announced an extension of the swearing-in of poll agents by two days until October 23.Director of Elections Dr Wilson Mahera announced the decision on Wednesday October 21, at a meeting involving NEC officials.Mahera said the move was…

ATCL, Airtel Money ink ticket purchasing deal

By Alfred Zacharia @azacharia azacharia@tz.nationmedia.comDar es Salaam. You can now buy your Air Tanzania Company Limited (ATCL) ticket via Airtel Money, thanks to a partnership deal between the national carrier and Airtel Tanzania.ATCL currently has several local destinations and six international destinations from Dar es Salaam to Entebbe in Uganda,…

Pakistan is killer of Hayat, says Baloch leader Nizar

Balochistan, Pakistan. Pro-independence Baloch leader, Dr Nizar Baloch said that the assassination of Hayat Baloch shows how Pakistan Army continues to target Baloch youth and the future of the nation.“Pakistan has employed multipronged aggression to keep the Baloch youth at bay from getting an education, which includes the colonial system…