Wildlife to Take to Tanzania's Newest City


The government has made good on its promise to boost tourism in Arusha City, with plans under way to create a game park and a botanical garden.

A yawning hippo.

  • Tanzania:  Arusha Accorded City Status

    East African Business Week, 5 November 2012

    President Jakaya Kikwete upgraded Arusha municipality to a city status after a seven-year wait for the status. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Arusha - a Tale of Two Conflicting Landmarks

    Tanzania Daily News, 5 November 2012

    FROM the international perspective, Arusha has always been a city. In fact most even regard it as the capital of Tanzania but it wasn't until last Thursday when the most popular ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Suye Hill Becomes Tourist Attraction

    Tanzania Daily News, 5 November 2012

    GIANT hippopotamuses may soon start running amok in the new Arusha City; now, hippos with their powerful jaws, speedy velocity and sharp saber teeth can be scarily aggressive and ... read more »

  • East Africa:  Arusha 'City' Is Officially Launched

    Arusha Times, 3 November 2012

    Major infrastructure boost underway: read more »

  • Tanzania:  Arusha Finally Gets City Status

    Tanzania Daily News, 29 October 2012

    ARUSHA Municipality will finally be upgraded to a city after a seven-year wait for the coveted and prestigious status, this week. read more »