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Beach cleanup in the name of love

Over a hundred Dar residents gave up their Saturday morning — Valentine’s Day, no less — to clean up Msasani Beach, of Dar’s few public beach-fronts. Car…


Updated: fire consumes Libya St. building

A three-storey building on the corner of Libya and  Mosque streets has been gutted by fire. The downtown building, home to Consolidated Investments Limited and several other…


Kigamboni Bridge over troubled water

The Kigamboni Bridge may be on Google Maps, but the Community Development Committee has told Parliament that the government has yet to cough up its share of…




Police ban ruling party youth rally

Citing a potential for violent clashes, police in Dar have banned a proposed rally by ruling party Chama Cha Mapinduzi’s (CCM) youth organization. The youth organization had…


Fuel free fall lowers pump price 9.6%

In reaction to global market rates, fuel prices were lowered 9.6 percent by the Energy and Water Regulatory Authority (Ewura) yesterday. Petrol prices for Dar es Salaam…



Angry residents block Old B’moyo Rd

Residents upset by the number of pedestrian fatalities along the Mwenge – Tegeta corridor blocked Old Bagamoyo Road in protest Monday afternoon, creating chaos of Dar’s already…