Tanzania Activists Defend Disabled Rights


Government has been called upon to help protect people with mental disabilities in Zanzibar.

Goverment urged to protect rights of the disabled.

  • Tanzania:  Albino-Stigma Medic Under Fire

    Tanzania Daily News, 18 December 2012

    THE Rukwa Regional Commissioner, Engineer Stella Manyanya, has ordered the Regional Administrative Secretary (RAS), Mr Salum Chima and Regional Medical Officer (RMO) Dr John ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Hopeful Theresa's Life Shattered By Night Assailant

    Tanzania Daily News, 17 December 2012

    MS Theresia Mariki, aged 32 has become armless. One fateful night a ghostly stranger sneaked into her house and chopped off her arms. Judging from slashes on her head and back, the ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Official - Mentally Disabled Need Fair Deal

    Tanzania Daily News, 12 December 2012

    FOUL language and exposure the privacy of people with mental disability should be discouraged, the Principal Secretary (PS) in the Office of the First Vice-President, Dr Omar Dadi ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Bagamoyo Removes All Obstacles to Cater for Disabled

    Tanzania Daily News, 7 December 2012

    FOR yet another time, the country's historic Oceanside town of Bagamoyo, with its ancient limestone buildings, a powerful reminder of the demeaning slavery days, hosted a meeting ... read more »

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