[Daily News]TANZANIA has reached another milestone in the transformation of the healthcare system by leveraging information communications technologies (ICTs) with the launch of the national eHealth Strategy. Go to Source Tags: eHealth Strategy, tanzania ...

[Daily News]SIMBANET, a local ICT company, has deployed in Dar es Salaam the latest communications infrastructure, Gigabit Passive Optical Network (GPON) fibre technology bringing greater bandwidth to allow more speed and reliability in internet connections. Go to Source Tags: tanzania, GPON ...

[Daily News]THE Government Procurement Services Agency (GPSA) has introduced an electronic tendering system in order to ease and fast track the procurement process. Go to Source Tags: Procurement, tanzania, Government Contracting ...

[SciDev.Net]Tanzania’s science minister, Makame Mbarawa, has recently called on the public and private sectors in Rift Valley nations to collaborate on information and communications technology (ICT), highlighting examples of how such partnerships have benefited his country’s development. Go to Source Tags: communications technology, tanzania, public and...

We have all heard the siren song of 3G or even 4G mobile broadband data changing the dynamics of Internet access across Africa. If you believe the hype, everyone in Africa now has unlimited Internet thanks to their mobile phone. That just isn’t true. Take a look at the network coverage map of Zimbabwe and note all the blank, white space where no one gets 3G. Guess...

In Tanzania, 53 percent of pregnant women are anemic, and 35 percent of children under three are stunted – both evidence of severe malnutrition. A five-year (2011-2016) USAID-funded project led by Africare, the Mwanzo Bora Nutrition Program (MBNP) integrates agriculture and nutrition to address a host of malnutrition issues in women and children across three major...

The findings of “Internet use behaviour of cybercafé users in Morogoro Municipality, Tanzania” paint a general picture which corresponds to that of the world in many cases. Most cybercafé users in Morogoro municipality are those who already have Internet access elsewhere and many are young, male and better educated. The Internet is primarily used for searching...