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Tourism battle takes to Twitter

Officials from both Kenya and Tanzania have taken to Twitter, accusing each other of playing foul in the ‘tourist van ban’ saga. The questioning started innocently enough, with…


Neighbours lock horns in tourism spat

On Friday, Kenya re-established it’s ban on Tanzanian tourist vehicles at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi and at any parks in the country using a 30-year-old agreement. The…





Wrangling threatens Tanzania’s boom

Numerous sources have pegged 2015 as the big year for Tanzania: but caution that political wrangling threatens it’s prospect of becoming a major economic player in Sub-Saharan…




German state visit begins

German Federal President Joachim Gauck begins his state visit of Tanzania today, February 2. Gauck is expected to hold political talks with President Jakaya Kikwete, members of…