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20 years ago, US embassies in East Africa attacked

5 August 2018, 6:36 AM

On August 7, 1998 huge back-to-back bomb blasts rocked the US embassies in Nairobi and Dar es Salaam, killing 224 people, injuring 5,000 and thrusting Al-Qaeda onto the world stage.

Tanzania’s conjoined twins, handicapped heroes, die at 21

3 June 2018, 9:34 PM

Two conjoined sisters, who became famous when they began their studies at a Tanzanian university last September, have died at the age of 21 following a long illness.

Pardon for child rapists in Tanzania sparks fears over girls’ rights

13 December 2017, 6:28 PM

The president’s decision to pardon two convicted child rapists in Tanzania sends a chilling message to survivors, in a climate of increasing violations of girls’ rights, activists said.

Tanzanian child rapists walk free

11 December 2017, 2:44 PM

Two Tanzanians serving life sentences for raping primary school children have walked free from a Tanzanian prison after receiving a presidential pardon, the BBC reported on Monday.

UN peacekeepers from Tanzania killed in DRC

9 December 2017, 9:31 AM

The United Nations (UN) says at least 12 UN peacekeepers from Tanzania have been killed in an overnight attack in the Democratic Republic of Congress’ central North Kivu province.



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