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News Tanzania: Freeze aid to Tanzania over rights violations, campaigners say

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-tanzania-aid-rights-idUSKCN1NK2L6
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

NAIROBI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Foreign donors should freeze funding to Tanzania to press the government to scrap policies violating the rights of girls and sexual minorities, campaigners said ...

News Tanzania: Air Tanzania to launch Dar – Guangzhou flights in February

News source: https://www.exchange.co.tz/air-tanzania-launch-dar-guangzhou-flights-february/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Air Tanzania Company Limited’s (ATCL) cross-continental dream is nearer now than ever after the air company confirmed it would launch its maiden flight connecting Africa and Asia in February 2019. The ...

News Tanzania: S. Africa needs to oppose Tanzania’s anti-gay crackdown

News source: https://76crimes.com/2018/11/15/s-africa-needs-to-oppose-tanzanias-anti-gay-crackdown/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Tanzania’s anti-gay crackdown has run into opposition far and wide, but not yet from South Africa, although equal rights for its LGBT citizens are enshrined in the nation’s constitution. Johannesburg ...

News Tanzania: Tanzania lost almost $10 million in foreign aid because of recent anti-gay comments

News source: https://www.lgbtqnation.com/2018/11/tanzania-lost-almost-10-million-foreign-aid-recent-anti-gay-comments/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Denmark is going to withhold billions of dollars from Tanzania after a recent spate of anti-LGBTQ comments from a politician. Development Minister Ulla Torneas tweeted that certain “homophobic stateme...

News Tanzania: World Bank, Denmark act against Tanzania over discrimination of girls and gays

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/world-bank-denmark-act-against-tanzania-over-discrimination-of-girls-and-gays/ar-BBPKv3a
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Discrimination of gays, young mothers and journalists is on the rise in Tanzania. Suspending the flow of money from abroad is one reaction but will this persuade President Magufuli to change his cours...

News Tanzania: Tanzania loses Denmark aid over rights concerns after World Bank scraps loan

News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20181115081221-gl3io/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

ARCHIVE PHOTO: Tanzanian traders deep-fry freshly caught octopus in order to keep them from turning bad at a market near the shores of the commercial capital Dar es Salaam. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya ...

News Tanzania: EU 'deeply concerned' over rights situation in Tanzania

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ph/news/world/eu-deeply-concerned-over-rights-situation-in-tanzania/ar-BBPKM58?li=BBr8HnF
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

The European Union says it is launching a comprehensive review of its policies towards Tanzania after government pressure forced the bloc's ambassador to leave the country. The EU announced on Thursda...

News Tanzania: EU Recalls Ambassador From Tanzania Due to 'Pressure' by Local Gov't - EU Chief

News source: https://sputniknews.com/africa/201811151069846923-eu-ambassador-tanzania/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) - The European Union recalled its ambassador from Tanzania for consultations, accusing the authorities of this country of putting pressure on the diplomat, EU foreign policy chief F...

News Tanzania: Denmark withholds aid to Tanzania after anti-gay comments

News source: http://currenthollywood.com/2018/11/denmark-withholds-aid-to-tanzania-after-anti-gay-comments/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Tanzania's ambassador to Denmark, Dr Wilbrod Slaa (who is based in Stockholm), has been summoned to explain the situation, while Tørnæs has already met with Tanzania's foreign minister. "I am very anx...

News Tanzania: Tanzania's policies displease allies: EU, Denmark, World Bank review relations

News source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/11/16/tanzania-s-policies-displease-allies-eu-denmark-world-bank-review-relations/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

The European Union on Thursday explained the reason it recalled its envoy to Tanzania, in addition to announcing that it was launching a comprehensive review of its policies with the East African nati...

News Tanzania: Tanzania loses Denmark aid over rights concerns, 'homophobic comments'

News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/feature/nbc-out/tanzania-loses-denmark-aid-over-rights-concerns-homophobic-comments-n936631
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

The decision comes after a Tanzanian official last month announced an anti-gay crackdown in the capital city of Dar es Salaam. COPENHAGEN — Tanzania's second-biggest donor Denmark said it would withho...

News Tanzania: Vodacom Tanzania approves sale of 26% stake to Vodacom Group

News source: https://www.moneyweb.co.za/news/companies-and-deals/vodacom-tanzania-approves-sale-of-26-stake-to-vodacom-group/
Publicated on: hursday 15 November 2018

Shareholders in Vodacom Tanzania on Wednesday approved the sale of a 26% stake owned by Mirambo Holdings to Vodacom Group. They approved the transaction during an extraordinary annual general meeting ...