COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: Dar Es Salaam
Government: Unitary Presidential Socialist Republic
Current President: Dr. John Magufuli
Population: 53,950,935 (2017)
Land Size: 945,087 sq km (364,900 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
note: Kiswahili (Swahili) is the mother tongue of the Bantu people living in Zanzibar and nearby coastal Tanzania; although Kiswahili is Bantu in structure and origin, its vocabulary draws on a variety of sources including Arabic and English; it has become the lingua franca of central and eastern Africa; the first language of most people is one of the local languages.
- Tue - Oct 16, 2018: Four Hit Olympic Time in 21km Rotary Marathon - AllAfrica News: Tanzania
[Daily News] Athletes from Tanzania and Kenya managed to hit Tokyo Olympic Games qualifying standards, a feat that added a dimension to the beauty of Rotary Dar Marathon.
- Tue - Oct 16, 2018: Esma Platnumz's Ex-Husband Quickly Remarries After Divorce - AllAfrica News: Tanzania
[Nairobi News] Esma Platnumz's former husband Petit Man has tied the knot with another woman just months after getting divorced.
- Tue - Oct 16, 2018: Missing Dewji's Family Offers Reward for 'Spot Clues' - AllAfrica News: Tanzania
[Daily News] Family of abducted Tanzanian billionaire-businessman Mohammed Dewji alias Mo Dewji has promised to award 1bn/- to anyone who will volunteer information that will help to locate the businessman.
- Tue - Oct 16, 2018: Police Bosses Skip Key Meeting As Hunt for Billionaire Mo Intensifies - AllAfrica News: Tanzania
[Citizen] Dodoma -Dar es Salaam Special Police Zone Commander Lazaro Mambosasa and Kinondoni Regional Police Commander Muliro Jumanne Muliro are some of the notable absentees at a leadership training seminar for police commanders which kicked off here on Monday, October 15, 2018.
- Tue - Oct 16, 2018: 26 Held So Far in Connection With Billionaire Mo Dewji Abduction - AllAfrica News: Tanzania
[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The number of people arrested in connection with the abduction of billionaire Mohammed Dewji has reached 26.