Another tropical cyclone is expected to make landfall on the coast of Mozambique on Thursday, just over a month after the powerful Cyclone Idai struck the country’s port city of Beira, killing hundreds of people.
Tanzanian authorities have told its citizens to prepare for severe thunderstorms and flooding as tropical storm Kenneth heads towards the south of the country. Winds of up to 180km are expected over the next 48 hrs.
Tanzania says it is planning to ban single-use plastic bags soon.
Tanzania’s earnings from tourism jumped 7.13 % last year, helped by an increase in arrivals from foreign visitors, the government said on Friday.
Vodacom Tanzania said on Thursday it was being accused of causing an 11 billion shilling ($4.76 million) loss to the government as part of charges levelled against its managing director and other employees over allegations of fraudulent use of network facilities.