Articles about Tanzania

5 volcanoes to see in your lifetime

05 March 2022

Lifestyle
5 volcanoes to see in your lifetime

Visiting a volcano can feel terrifying, but they also make for an equally adventurous trip.

Tanzania's President John Magufuli dies at 61

18 Mar 2021

World
Tanzania's President John Magufuli dies at 61

Tanzania's President John Magufuli has died at the age of 61, the country's Vice-President Samia Suluhu Hassan said in a televised address on Wednesday (local time).

Man proposes to girlfriend underwater; dies before hearing 'Yes'

23 Sep 2019

World
Man proposes to girlfriend underwater; dies before hearing 'Yes'

In a tragic piece of news, a United States man died while proposing to his girlfriend underwater in Tanzania, East Africa.

Having multiple husbands can be beneficial for women, observes study

20 Aug 2019

World
Having multiple husbands can be beneficial for women, observes study

Polygamy in our society is often frowned upon, especially for women. In India, the practice is also largely illegal.

A computer that is capable of smelling explosives

30 Aug 2017

Technology
A computer that is capable of smelling explosives

At the TEDGlobal conference in Tanzania, a computer based on mice neurons was unveiled by Oshi Agabi.

Tanzanian firm suspends employees over fake Trump news

16 Mar 2017

World
Tanzanian firm suspends employees over fake Trump news

A Tanzanian-broadcaster, TBC suspended several of its staff, after a fake news article made allegations that Trump praised Tanzania while condemning the rest of Africa.

Tanzania's move towards banning gay rights groups

10 Sep 2016

World
Tanzania's move towards banning gay rights groups

Tanzania announced that it would ban non-governmental organizations that "promote" the freedoms of "lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people".