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Court dismisses Maasai eviction case against Tanzania

Federal News Radio 01 Oct 2022
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The East African Court of Justice on Friday dismissed a case by Maasai herders who tried to stop Tanzania’s government from evicting them from land they have used for generations ... government from evicting them from land they have used for generations.

Regional court dismisses Maasai eviction case against Tanzania

Al Jazeera 01 Oct 2022
The regional East African Court of Justice has ruled that Tanzania’s decision to cordon off land for wildlife protection was legal, dealing a blow to the Maasai Indigenous group who had protested against the move, accusing the government of trying to force them off their ancestral land to promote tourism.

Africa Movie Academy Awards: ‘Borga’ tops nomination list, ‘Road To My Father’s Compound’ lands 5 nods

Joy Online 28 Sep 2022
Tanzania’s ‘Tug of war’ landed 12 nominations, while Uganda’s ‘Tembele’ and Nigeria’s ‘Man of God’ packed nominations in nine categories ... Adjetey Anang scored a nomination in the Best Actor in Supporting Role category while actress Lydia Forson landed a nomination in the Best Actress in Supporting Role category ... Tug of War – Tanzania.

From Eric’s Diary: Woes of Bolt and Uber drivers- a problem that requires public policy

Joy Online 26 Sep 2022
If it’s good, you relish it. If not, you boo it. As simple as that ... The advent of Uber, Bolt et al ... 1 ... Our brothers and sisters in Kenya and Tanzania have shown the way ... Earlier this year, Tanzania’s Land Transport Regulatory Authority (LATRA), which regulates the taxi sector, restricted commissions earned by ride-hailing companies to a maximum of 15%.”.

Caldera chronicles: A volcano safari to Africa

Victoria Advocate 23 Sep 2022
Africa is best known for BIG things, including Earth’s largest desert (the Sahara), longest river (the Nile), and largest land mammal (the African elephant). Mount Kilimanjaro volcano in Tanzania, celebrated in Ernest Hemingway’s "The Snows of Kilimanjaro" and later in The Lion King series, is also Africa BIG.

Cleaning Up Our Own Backyard: Racism, Speciesism and the Environmental Crises

GlobalResearch 21 Sep 2022
In the Scottish Highlands, a large portion of the land is owned by individuals who run trophy hunting estates ... Earlier this year in northern Tanzania, more than 70,000 Indigenous Maasai residents were evicted from their ancestral lands to make way for trophy hunting and elite tourism.

Tawa Deserves Praise for Its Mega Hit

All Africa 20 Sep 2022
TANZANIA is among few countries in the world that have set aside big portions of their land for conservation ....

How Africa can escape chronic food insecurity amid climate change

B & FT Online 19 Sep 2022
For example, they depend on rain to water their crops, and less than 1 percent of arable land is equipped with irrigation ... With World Bank support, Mozambique and Tanzania are expanding title and survey registers; and developing digital land administrative services ... land records.

The death of the Queen marks the final break with imperial Britain

New Statesman 09 Sep 2022
from what is now the United Arab Emirates via Oman and Yemen to Somalia, Kenya and Tanzania. In Africa one could travel by land from the Sahara to the Cape without leaving British colonies and dominions ... The laws on land are different from those on the high seas, where the ...

Seychelles and Tanzania to sign General Framework Cooperation Agreement |07 September 2022

Nation 07 Sep 2022
“Like in Tanzania we have a very big land, minerals, tourism, so we are inviting investors from Seychelles to come to Tanzania as well as Tanzanian people can come to do business here,” said the high commissioner ... “Tanzania is ready and we are committed to facilitate the promotion of Swahili language in the Seychelles.”.

IMO carries out needs assessment on Malawi maritime sector

SAFETY4SEA 29 Aug 2022
Malawi is a landlocked country in southeastern Africa with no direct access to the sea but linked through land and rail corridors to Dar Es Salaam Port in the United Republic of Tanzania and Nacala Corridor in Mozambique ... ....

Off Grid Electric gets $7M to ‘light Africa in a decade’ (exclusive)

Venture Beat 21 Aug 2022
And today, he landed $7 million in financing for his Arusha, Tanzania-based venture, Off Grid Electric, which provides solar energy to people in emerging nations ... The three friends bonded over clean-tech and eventually decided to make the move to Tanzania, where some 85 percent of households operate without electricity.

Spirit Airlines fight: Video shows confrontation between agent, customer at DFW Airport

ABC7 15 Aug 2022
DALLAS -- A viral video captured an ugly dispute between a Spirit Airlines agent and a customer in Texas on Thursday, WFAA reported ... Shannon is a professional cinematographer who was flying from Dallas to Tanzania, where he is now to work on a documentary. SEE ALSO . Caught on video. Jet lands dangerously close to 'planespotters' at airport ... .

Tanzania, Zambia cross-border railway unlocks trade ties

Anadolu Agency 14 Aug 2022
The decision to revive the Tanzania and Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) was reached last week in the port city of Dar es Salaam where the two leaders held talks ... Hichilema expressed gratitude to the founding leaders Julius Nyerere and Kenneth Kaunda, from Tanzania and Zambia, respectively, for their clear vision.

SECP enrols 1,691 firms in July

Dawn 13 Aug 2022
ISLAMABAD ... In July, foreign investment had been reported in 44 new companies from Afghan­istan, China, Domi­nican Republic, Egypt, Germany, Kazakhstan Madag­ascar, the Nether­lands, Saudi Arabia, Spain, Tanzania, Thailand, Turkey, the UK and the US ... Published in Dawn, August 13th, 2022. .

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