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Tanzanian court adjourns case of prominent jailed journalist for fourth time

12 Sep 2019

DAR ES SALAAM A Tanzanian court on Thursday adjourned the case of a prominent investigative journalist for the fourth time since he was arraigned more than a month ago, in a case that rights groups and Western government call politically motivated.

Tanzanian lawyers urge speedy trial, medical help for prominent jailed journalist

30 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM Lawyers for a prominent Tanzanian investigative journalist called on Friday for urgent medical attention for their client after a court adjourned his case for the third time since he was arraigned nearly a month ago.

Tanzania's National Bank of Commerce hit with fine over data rules breach

29 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM Tanzania's National Bank of Commerce Ltd has been fined 1 billion Tanzanian shillings ($435,000) for failure to establish a data center in the East African nation, the second bank in two months to be penalized for such a breach by the central bank.

Tanzania's National Bank of Commerce hit with fine over data rules breach

29 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM, Aug 29 Tanzania's National Bank of Commerce Ltd has been fined 1 billion Tanzanian shillings ($435,000) for failure to establish a data centre in the East African nation, the second bank in two months to be penalised for such a breach by the central bank.

Tanzania central bank threatens hefty fines for lenders over data compliance

25 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM, Aug 25 Tanzania's central bank has given banks and financial institutions three months to establish data centres in the East African nation, saying it will impose hefty fines on lenders that fail to comply.

South African court impounds Tanzanian plane in compensation case - lawyer

24 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM/JOHANNESBURG South African authorities impounded an Airbus 220-300 aircraft leased by Tanzania's national flag carrier following a court application by a retired farmer who is owed compensation by the Tanzanian government, the farmer's lawyer said.

Tanzania says South Africa impounds Airbus plane

24 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM, Aug 24 South African authorities have impounded an Airbus 220-300 aircraft leased by Tanzania's national flag carrier, the Tanzanian government said.

Tanzania tanker blast kills dozens as crowd siphons fuel

12 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM A fuel tanker exploded in eastern Tanzania on Saturday killing at least 60 people, authorities said, as flames ripped through a crowd that had gathered to siphon petrol from it. | Video

Tanzania charges journalist, rights groups say case politically motivated

05 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM An investigative journalist in Tanzania has been charged with money laundering, tax evasion and assisting a criminal racket, according to a court document seen by Reuters, charges his lawyer and rights groups said were politically motivated.

Tanzania charges journalist, rights groups say case politically motivated

05 Aug 2019

DAR ES SALAAM An investigative journalist in Tanzania has been charged with money laundering, tax evasion and assisting a criminal racket, according to a court document seen by Reuters, charges his lawyer and rights groups said were politically motivated.

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