Articles by Dar Post

Power outages planned this week

A number of power outages are planned by utility provider TANESCO this week as they perform infrastructure upgrades. In Temeke power will be out on Thursday, May…


Wind, wave warning in effect

A wind and wave warning is in effect for Dar es Salaam and coastal Tanzania. The warning, issued by the Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) also includes Lake Victoria….


What you can do to end fistula

It’s not pleasant to talk about, but nearly 3,000 women in Tanzania develop obstetric fistula every year. The injury, which occurs during prolonged and complicated childbirths, results…


Cyber attack hits Tanzania

Tanzania hasn’t been spared in the WannaCry ransomware attack, however it’s unclear how many computers have been attacked. The Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA) says they are…




Thank a nurse today

It’s International Nurses Day today, and Emelda Lwena, who has been the Head of Nursing at CCBRT since 2007, tells us what it’s like nursing at the largest…




It’s not over yet

The Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) has issued an update to their heavy rainfall warning. The warning for ‘short periods of heavy rainfall exceeding 50mm in 24 hours’…