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Schoolgirl pregnancies irk Premier

PRIME Minister Mizengo Pinda.WITH the increasing number of early pregnancies among schoolgirls, the Prime Minister, Mr Mizengo Pinda, has directed municipal councils to track all the culprits and send them to court immediately.


National leaders mourn departed Komba

PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete signs a condolence book following the death of Mbinga West MP (CCM), Captain (retired) and renowned choir vocalist John Komba at Mbezi kwa Komba off Bagamoyo Road in Dar es Salaam yesterday. The body is expected to be transported to Mbinga in Ruvuma Region today ready for burial on Tuesday. (Photo by State House)PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete led various leaders across the political divide to console the family members of the departed Mbinga West Member of Parliament (MP) and Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) National Executive Committee (NEC) member, Captain John Komba.


Oil firms accused of massive thefts

THE oil marketing companies have been accused of indulging in massive thefts of imported petroleum worth 18bn/- annually.


Spouses prosecuted over child marriage

THE parents of a 10-year-old girl and her husband, who are residents of Ibihwa village in Bahi District, Dodoma Region, are expected to appear in court today to answer charges for allegedly marrying off the child.


Mbinga West MP Komba is no more

The late Captain John KombaMbinga West Member of Parliament and Member of the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) National Executive Committee (NEC) Captain John Damian Komba is no more.


CCM suspends three top figures from key organs

Prof Anna TibaijukaCHAMA Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) has suspended from attending National Executive Committee (NEC) and Central Committee (CC) meetings its three members linked in the Tegeta Escrow Account saga pending completion of investigations.


Online platform users embrace e-commerce

USERS of online platforms in the country are urging for greater embracement of e-commerce citing that technology is changing the country for the better.


EAC plans to develop postal sector strategy

THE East African Community (EAC) Council of Ministers has urged the trading bloc to fast track the implementation of the Regional Postal Sector Strategy, an official said over the weekend.


Ngara man to serve life term after losing appeal

RESIDENT of Kanyinya village, in Ngara district, Nestory Bernado (33), who was challenging his sentence basing on mistaken identity, has started serving life imprisonment after his appeal was dismissed for lack of merit.