Articles By: Habari

ZABRON MBWAGA: The Overall  winner, The Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards 2017/8 (Tanzania)

ZABRON MBWAGA: The Overall winner, The Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards 2017/8 (Tanzania)

Mr ZABRON MBWAGA is the overall winner, the Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards 2017/8 (Tanzania). About 16 entrepreneurs and one loan officer, have won Citi Micro-Entrepreneurship Awards for 2017/8 funded by Citi Foundation, as announced by Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions(TAMFI). The Program in Tanzania is conducted by TAMFI. Winners were named and rewarded last Friday in a colourful event attended by […]

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Study: Address constraints facing microfinance institutions licensing and re-licensing

The Workshop in Pictures Dar es Salaam, February 13.02.2018 Holistically addressing the key constraints affecting the microfinance sector will lead to greater financial inclusion across the country, a workshop organised by Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions (TAMFI) in Dar es Salaam has been told. The stakeholders hailed the gains in the sector especially the development of National Microfinance Policy (2017). […]

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Citibank Tanzania CEO Mr Joseph Carasso and Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions (TAMFI) CEO Mrs Winnie Terry, address the press at the launch of 2nd Citi Micro-entrepreneurship Awards for Tanzania. Any micro entrepreneur accessing a microfinance loan from a MFI, Commercial, Community, Microfinance Bank, SACCO or VICOBA is eligible to compete for the prize. The financial institution should review its portfolio to identify no more than two candidates who can compete for a prize pool of over TZS 70,000,000. Women, Youths & Persons with disability are highly encouraged to participate.

The 2nd Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards for Tanzania launched

DAR-ES-SALAAM, – February 2, 2018– As part of Citi’s ongoing commitment to the field of microfinance, we are pleased to announce that the Citi Foundation will continue its support the Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards program again this year, highlighting the achievements of some of the most innovative micro-entrepreneurs in Tanzani a. The Citi Microentrepreneurship Awards is a signature program of the […]

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Dr. Manos Antoninis is the Director of the Global Education Monitoring Report, UNESCO

Governments need to ensure rules are followed in education

Schools are decidedly sub-standard in some places, with those in sub-Saharan Africa facing particularly strong challenges By Manos Antoninis No matter your job, you need standards to ensure that you are working to meet your objectives. Unfortunately, where education and schools are concerned, these standards sometimes do not exist. Or, more often, they are not enforced. Schools are decidedly sub-standard […]

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Digital Toolkit to Give Tanzania Smallholder Farmers Access to Finance, Farm Supplies and Training

Digital Toolkit to Give Tanzania Smallholder Farmers Access to Finance, Farm Supplies and Training

Arusha, Tanzania, 29 May 2017 – Smallholder farmers in Tanzania will soon have access to a unique digital saving plan for inputs, coupled with timely, tailored farming advice, that will help to solve several major problems confronting farmers in poor areas: access to finance, to inputs, and to agricultural training. The programme to deliver this plan was launched today by […]

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Zanzibar Government Supports Tourism Promotion in the Gulf

Zanzibar Government Supports Tourism Promotion in the Gulf

Luxury Travel Adventure Travel Safaris Holidays Family Holidays MICE As part of ongoing efforts to promote Zanzibar in the Gulf region, the Government of Zanzibar has granted funds for the Arabian Travel Market exhibition in Dubai to be held 24-27 April 2017. Zanzibar will be returning for the second time, though this time jointly with the Zanzibar Commission for Tourism […]

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Activity in African capital markets shows significant decline in 2016 amidst economic uncertainty and global political upheaval: PwC report

Activity in African capital markets shows significant decline in 2016 amidst economic uncertainty and global political upheaval: PwC report

On a sector basis, the financial services sector continued to dominate the African IPO market during 2016 with 45% of total value and 55% of total volume, followed by consumer goods and industrials with a total value of 31% and 13% respectively JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, February 16, 2017/ — 2016 marked a challenging year for African equity markets in the […]

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TAMFI successfully hosts the second East Africa Microfinance Summit

The Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions (TAMFI) in collaboration with East Africa Microfinance Network (EAMFINET) is hosting the second East Africa Microfinance Summit. EAMFINET is an umbrella organization for Microfinance Associations in Rwanda (AMIR), Kenya (AMFI-K), Uganda (AMFIU), Burundi (RIM) and Tanzania (TAMFI). The summit started on 2nd and ended on 4th November 2016. Tamfi members and other microfinance stakeholders […]

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AGRA: agriculture now back at the top of Africa’s development agenda

AGRA: agriculture now back at the top of Africa’s development agenda

New Report Finds Ten Years On, African Countries that Embraced Agriculture Saw Food Production, GDP and Nutrition All Improve On cusp of historic agriculture summit, analysis builds a case for betting big on African farmers while bluntly warning of many challenges that lie ahead NAIROBI, KENYA (6 September 2016)—A decade of intense domestic attention to farmers and food production has […]

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Dr Reginald Mengi

Dr Reginald Mengi’s summon before the high court: He is not director, shareholder of the principal party in the case (KM Prospecting Limited)

When we received a copy of the judgment we discovered that the judgment had no date. In law a judgment that is not dated is not a judgment at all. In other words it is invalid and it cannot be appealed against and the other side cannot execute such a judgment. STATEMENT BY DEOGRATIAS RINGIA ADVOCATE REGARDING NEWS BEING CIRCULATED […]

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