The President of Zanzibar and Chairman of the Revolutionary Council and the MCC Chief Executive Officer Daniel Yohannes inaugurated the 100MW second Zanzibar interconnector on Wednesday 10th April 2013 at the new Mtoni substation in Zanzibar. The President and his host unveiled a plaque at the new substation and thereafter received a technical brief from the ZECO General Manager Mr Hassan Mbaruk. The ceremony was concluded by a grand event at the Amani stadium where the President and Mr. Yohannes pressed a siren inaugurate the interconnector. The ceremony was also attended by Former President of Zanzibar Dr Amani Abeid Karume, Union Vice President Dr. Mohaned Bilali, First and second Vice Presidents of Zanzibar, Seif Sharif Hamad and Dr. Seif Ali respectively and the US Ambassador Alfonso Lenhardt.
The trial takes off for a plane from the regulating layer of Mafia Island Airport ......
PRESIDENT KIKWETE HOLD TALKS WITH MCC DELEGATES AT THE STATE HOUSE IN DAR ES SALAAM ON MARCH 4, 2013
President Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete in a group photo with (from left) Mr. Steve Kaufman, the Millennium Challenge Corporations Chief of Staff (right) MCC's Vice President for East and Southern Africa, Mr. Andrew Mayock (second row right), the US Ambassador to Tanzania, Mr. Alfonso Lenhardt (fron row left) Mr. Matty Kavanagh, MCC Deputy Resident Country Director (2nd row left) and the Minister for Finance Dr. William Mgimwa and Mr. Bernard Mchomvu, the CEO to the Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) Tanzania at the State House in Dar Es Salaam on March 4, 2013.
Six SBGS consisted with 26 Women and 4 Men received training on making food products such as pickle from Citrus and Oil from Coconuts. Other products are carpets and hand bags from strip of plated palm leaf and Batik. They also learn Business planning, Marketing and leadership skills. More details