Ngorongoro, Tanzania in Need Of Relief Food

According to Ngorongoro District Commissioner Elias Wawa, at least 18,500 tonnes of maize are urgently needed to save the lives of more than 60,000 residents.

Photo: IRIN

Tanzania's Ngorongoro residents in need of food (file photo).

  • Tanzania:  Hunger, Malnutrition Kill 200 Children in Ngorongoro

    Tanzania Daily News, 23 December 2012

    MORE than 200 children in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA) are reported to have died of hunger and its related complications, the 'Sunday News' has learnt. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Govt Pledges to Help Ngorongoro Famine Victims

    Tanzania Daily News, 13 December 2012

    THE government has decided to intervene in the famine catastrophe that has affected over 60,000 people in Ngorongoro District, Arusha Region. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Cross Border Sagcot to Boost Food Security

    Tanzania Daily News, 7 December 2012

    TANZANIA'S move to accept three neighbouring countries of Malawi, Zambia and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to the Southern Agricultural Growth Corridor of Tanzania (SAGCOT) ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Husbands Abandon Families as Hunger Stalks Ngorongoro

    Tanzania Daily News, 18 November 2012

    WOMEN living within the Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority,estimated to be 57,000 residents have sent out a SOS cry to the government, saying the area's population is being ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Women Empowerment Crucial to End Hunger

    Tanzania Daily News, 18 October 2012

    TO end perennial famine, the government and development partners have been challenged to invest in women empowerment as they are the force behind food production by between 60 and ... read more »