Billionaire philanthropist: vaccine hoarding hurts Africa
By Rodney Muhumuza Jun. 09, 2021 07:44 AM EDT
Tanzania experts suggest overhaul of COVID-19 denial policy
By Tom Odula May. 17, 2021 06:43 PM EDT
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A special committee of health experts formed by Tanzania's new president on Monday recommended an overhaul of the country's approach to...
Tanzania's new president on two-day state visit to Kenya
By Tom Odula May. 04, 2021 12:46 PM EDT
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan is on a two-day state visit to Kenya aimed at improving trade relations between the two East...
Tanzania's new president changes policy on COVID-19, media
By Tom Odula Apr. 06, 2021 11:41 AM EDT
Tanzania: 45 people died stampede to see ex-president's body
By Tom Odula Mar. 30, 2021 09:56 AM EDT
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Tanzanian police have said 45 people died in a stampede last week during a public viewing of the body of the country's late President...
Tanzania gives hero's burial to president who denied virus
By Tom Odula Mar. 26, 2021 08:59 AM EDT
5 die in stampede to view body of Tanzania's Magufuli
By Tom Odula Mar. 22, 2021 01:19 PM EDT
Samia Suluhu Hassan becomes Tanzania's first woman president
By Khaled Abubakar And Tom Odula Mar. 19, 2021 04:23 AM EDT
Death of Tanzania's Magufuli draws sorrow but ire from some
By Tom Odula Mar. 18, 2021 05:36 AM EDT
Tanzania's populist President John Magufuli has died at 61
By Tom Odula And Rodney Muhumuza Mar. 17, 2021 05:05 PM EDT
Vice President urges calm as Tanzania's leader still unseen
By Tom Odula Mar. 15, 2021 06:59 PM EDT
Tanzania cops arrest man for reporting that president is ill
By Tom Odula Mar. 14, 2021 10:48 AM EDT
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Tanzanian police have arrested a man for circulating posts saying that President John Magufuli is in ill health. ...
Tanzanian PM rejects claims COVID-denying leader is unwell
By Tom Odula Mar. 12, 2021 04:08 PM EST
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Tanzania’s President John Magufuli is well, the country’s prime minister said Friday, rejecting opposition claims that the COVID-denying...
Politicians ask about health of Tanzania's populist leader
By Tom Odula Mar. 10, 2021 09:18 AM EST
US urges Tanzania to embrace COVID-19 vaccines, share data
By Cara Anna Feb. 26, 2021 12:05 PM EST
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The United States praised Tanzania on Friday for finally acknowledging the resurgence of COVID-19 after claiming for months it had...
Tanzania's president admits country has COVID-19 problem
Feb. 21, 2021 10:39 AM EST
Tanzania's COVID-denying leader urges prayer as cases climb
Feb. 19, 2021 07:43 AM EST
Africa reaches 100,000 known COVID-19 deaths as danger grows
By Cara Anna Feb. 19, 2021 02:43 AM EST
Burundi says it doesn't need COVID-19 vaccines, at least yet
By Eloge Willy Kaneza Feb. 05, 2021 05:16 AM EST
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Burundi has become at least the second African country to say it doesn’t need COVID-19 vaccines, even as doses finally begin to arrive on...
Tanzania says no plans in place to accept COVID-19 vaccines
Feb. 02, 2021 02:16 AM EST
DODOMA, Tanzania (AP) — Tanzania’s health ministry says it has no plans in place to accept COVID-19 vaccines, just days after the president of the country of...