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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’…


Have you ever seen the rain?

If your Monday needs a theme song, we recommend ‘Have You Ever Seen the Rain‘ by 60’s American rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival. Check out these photos…


Wet weather warning… again

Another week, another rainfall warning: the Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) has issued a warning stating periods of heavy rain exceeding 50mm in 24 hours. The warning is…


Fuel prices drop

Fuel prices have dropped for the month of May, says the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA.) “Retail prices of petrol, diesel and kerosene have decreased…


Rain, rain, rain

A heavy rainfall warning issued last week continues to be in effect for Dar es Salaam. The Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) says heavy rainfall of over 50mm…


Update: heavy rains, wind expected

Update: The TMA has extended the heavy rain warning to Sunday, April 30. The warning now also includes strong winds of over 40 km/h expected to result…


Update: top UN official deported

Update – 20:45: The UNDP confirms their country director has “left the country.” The brief statement says they “are in contact with the government of Tanzania on…