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  1. News24.com | Conjoined twins set for university in Tanzania

    News24.com - Africa 09.21 / 17:48 www.news24.com
    A pair of conjoined sisters are settling into campus life at a Tanzanian university, a first in a country where disabled people are often marginalised or abandoned at…
  2. Estimating the prevalence and intensity of Schistosoma mansoni infection among rural communities in Western Tanzania: Th

    Plosntds.org - Science 09.21 / 17:47 plosntds.org
    by Jared S. Bakuza, Matthew J. Denwood, Gamba Nkwengulila, Barbara K. Mable Background Schistosoma mansoni is a parasite of major public health importance in developing countries, where it causes a neglected tropical disease known as intestinal schistosomiasis. However, the distribution of the parasite within many endemic regions is currently unknown, which hinders effective control. The purpose of this study was to characterize the prevalence and intensity of infection of S. mansoni…
  3. Tanzania solar microgrid comes online

    PennyEnergy - Oil and Gas 09.21 / 11:56 pennenergy.com
    A solar microgrid serving a remote Tanzanian village is online this…
  4. Tanzania: Lissu to Remain At the Nairobi Hospital

    Allafrica.com - Africa 09.21 / 09:04 allafrica.com
    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Opposition Chief Whip and Singida East Member of Parliament Tundu Lissu will continue to receive treatment at the Nairobi Hospital, according to information by Singida North MP Lazaro…
  5. Anthrax kills at least 42 hippos in Ruaha National Park, Tanzania

    Sott.net - World 09.14 / 15:15 sott.net
    An outbreak of anthrax has killed at least 42 hippopotami in south-central Tanzania's famed Ruaha National Park, authorities said on Monday. Christopher Timbuka, Ruaha Chief Park Warden said earlier investigation show the wild animals were killed by anthrax, an infection caused by the bacterium Bacillus anthraces. According to the official, a survey carried between August and early September, this year, shows that death cases were found in three key areas, which are popular for hosting…
  6. Tanzania: Safe Motherhood Now Gets Sh32bn

    Allafrica.com -Health 09.14 / 09:47 allafrica.com
    [Citizen] Dodoma -Members of Parliament on Wednesday showed their joy as the government announced doubling the budget for safe motherhood to Sh32 billion in the current financial…