THE 2017 Africa Rally Championship (ARC) season will make a turning point with changes to the points scoring system.Add a comment
TAIFA Jang’ombe went rampant to hit Kilimani City 4-1 in a one sided Zanzibar Premier League (Unguja Zone) on Friday at the Amaan Stadium. Ali Badru grabbed a hattrick while Metta Aping scored one to steer his team to a massive victory.Add a comment
TANZANIA Hockey Association (THA) has named 35 strong-team members who will represent the country at the inaugural President Hockey Cup, scheduled to be held from February 22-26, this year, in Arusha.Add a comment
THE Tanzania People’s Defence Forces (TPDF) Lugalo Golf Club of Dar es Salaam has picked an Executive Competition Committee to be in charge of golf event operation when the club marks its 10th anniversary this weekend.
Edmund Mndolwa has been selected to lead the committee during this special tournament that will bring together top golfers from hosts Tanzania and neighbouring countries scheduled to tee off from tomorrow to Sunday at the club par-72 course.
Lugalo Captain Japhet Masai said in Dar es Salaam yesterday that the 11 golfers committees that will be under chairmanship of Mndolwa has a lady, while ten others are men. “On behalf of the Lugalo club committee, I would like to announce that the club has formed an executive competition committee to oversee the 10th anniversary competition,” said Masai.
Masai named other members as Tanzania Golf Union (TGU) Treasurer, Akhil Yusufali, who will be a committee secretary, Professional golfer Nazeer Tajudin, Enock Magire, Mohamed Rweyemamu, Israel Chasosa, Joseph Tairo, Patrick Karimi, Egino Chusi, Bobby Chana and Pricilla Karobia. All named members are golfers from Lugalo club, who have experience in the game and competitions. The captain said that preparations are on top gear to ensure that they organise a memorable tournament.
The course that is owned by army marked its ten years anniversary on December 16th last year. It was established ten years ago under founder former General (retired) George Waitara.
However, Lugalo Chairman Brigadier General (rtd) Michael Luwongo told the ‘Daily News ’ that they could not host the event December last year due to several reasons among them was a desire to see as many golfers as possible participate and share this special day.Add a comment
RAJU Lavingia returned a stunning score of five-under 41 stable ford points to emerge overall winner of the inaugural WiA Group golf tournament at Lugalo Club of Dar es Salaam over the weekend. Lavingia beat 70 other golfers to win top honours in the 18 holes event.Add a comment
VETERAN Highlife vocalist and songwriter Pat Thomas flew into Zanzibar from Ghana, with the Kwashibu Area Band on Saturday and gave a thrilling performance before boarding the flight back to Ghana the following day.Add a comment
YOUNG Africans striker Donald Ngoma and defender Vincent Bossou have not been included in the list of players, who were due to make the trip to Comoro today, ready to face Ngaya Club de Mde in the CAF Champions League encounter.Add a comment
MEMBERS of Parliament (MPs) were compelled to donate their yesterday’s sitting allowances to support the national Under-17 football team, Serengeti Boys. Initially, MPs differed as some rejected a plea to part ways with their allowances, arguing that it shouldn’t be compulsory, instead, they said, it should be left upon individual MPs to decide how better they could support the team.Add a comment