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Tanzania: Power restored partially after nationwide blackout

Tanzania’s power utility said on Friday it had started to restore electricity to parts of the country after the East African nation was hit by a country-wide blackout on Thursday morning. “Efforts are ongoing to make sure that power supply is restored to all parts of the country,” the state-run …

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Tanzania: Woman arrested for kissing another woman after video goes viral

A woman could face jail in Tanzania after a video of her kissing another woman and presenting her with a ring went viral. Homosexuality is illegal in the East African country as it is considered “against the order of nature”, and the woman was arrested in the northwestern town of …

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Tanzania: Police raid opposition party offices

Tanzanian police carried out a raid on Tuesday night on the headquarters of an opposition party which recently criticised the state of the economy under President John Magufuli. “The police have just ended a raid on the headquarters of the Alliance for Change and Transparency (ACT) Wazalendo,” read a statement …

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