• Tanzania arrests 20 Congo 'army deserters'

    Tanzania has arrested 20 suspected army deserters from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) after they illegally entered the western port town of Kigoma, the Tanzanian army said on Tuesday.
  • A security guard walks past a shipment of copper in a file photo.

    Dubai firm plans $500 mln copper smelter in Tanzania

    Dubai-based City Energy & Infrastructure LLC plans to build a copper smelter and sugar plant in Tanzania over the next three years at a total investment of $500 million, a senior company official said on Monday.