Tanzania Determines to End Water Shortages


The Minister for Water Jumanne Maghembe has assured Tanzanians that government efforts to secure adequate water supplies are progressing well. President Jakaya Kikwete had launched a multi-billion shilling project to end water shortages.
  • Tanzania:  Govt Moves to End Water Shortages

    Tanzania Daily News, 8 November 2012

    THE government reassured the National Assembly that the project to end chronic water shortages in Dar es Salaam by 2015 at the cost of 653.85bn/- is in good progress. read more »

Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete (file photo).

  • Tanzania:  Govt Seeks to End Geita Water Woes

    Tanzania Daily News, 7 November 2012

    THE government has set aside 75 million to completely end the problem of water in some villages in Geita District during the 2012/2013 financial year. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Govt Sets Clean Water Targets for Rural Areas

    Tanzania Daily News, 7 November 2012

    THE government revealed that plans were underway to provide safe and clean water to 65 per cent of all villages by 2014. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Singida Water Blues Poised to End

    Tanzania Daily News, 6 November 2012

    PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has launched a multi-billion water project here, assuring residents that water scarcity in this municipality would end soon. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Leaking Pipes Fuelling Water Shortages - Minister

    Tanzania Daily News, 6 November 2012

    THE Minister of State (environment), Ms Fatma Abdulhabib Fereji, has pointed out that leaking pipes are partly to blame for the shortage of water in many parts of Zanzibar. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Surveyors Undermine Water Supply Projects

    Tanzania Daily News, 5 November 2012

    THE government has ordered all district councils to impose stern measures and legal action against surveyors who have sabotaged the implementation of the Water Sector Development ... read more »