President Magufuli Says Tanzania's Food Shortage is Artificial
The president says dishonest businessmen, politicians and the media have created an artificial food shortage in order to influence the government's decision on imports tax.
Daily News, 12 January 2017
President John Magufuli has come out strongly in condemnation of unscrupulous businessmen, politicians and the media for creating artificial food shortage. Read more »
President John Magufuli.
Tanzania: We Have Enough Food - Ministry
Daily News, 11 January 2017
Despite food shortage reports in some parts of the country, preliminary food production forecast for 2015/2016 indicates that the country has a surplus of more than 3 million… Read more »
Tanzania: Govt Urged to Act Over Drought Threat
Citizen, 6 January 2017
The government should urgently evaluate the impact of drought and make short, medium and long-term interventions to save people's lives, agriculture stakeholders have suggested. Read more »
Daily News, 8 December 2016
Tanzania may in the next 15 years experience acute shortage of red and white meet as well as milk, the Tanzania Livestock Master Plan (LMP) has warned. Read more »