Waste in Tanzania

  • The Minister for Water, Prof Jumanne Maghembe

    TANZANIA, 2014/12/10 Tanzania’s government is set to initiate a 32 billion Tanzanian shilling water project at Kirya village, in Mwanga District, Kilimanjaro Region. The Minister for Water, Prof Jumanne Maghembe announced the news recently at a public rally held at Kirya Njiapanda. During the event, Maghembe assured citizens that water problems in the village would any minute at this time be a thing of the completed., but cautioned them to price all government projects and preserve them as their heritage, according to local broadsheet Tanzania Daily News. He added that Tanzania’s government is committed to fulfilling all its electoral pledges included in its manifesto, as well saying that it was up to the people to deliver for their own benefit and that of next generations.
  • Capital Fails to Collect Household Waste

    TANZANIA, 2012/12/27 WASTE management is still a major challenge in a lot of urban centres in Tanzania as only 37 % of the additional than 4,200 tonnes of solid waste per day is disposed of in dumpsites, signifying that 67 % of the trash remains uncollected in Dar es Salaam.
  • Dar es Salaam gets 142 billion/- water, sanitation grant

    TANZANIA, 2012/12/09 At a signing ceremony held in Dar es Salaam, the EU Representative in Tanzania, Mr Filiberto Sebregondi, said the EU believes that access to improved water and sanitation facilities leads to improved health as targeted under the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).