President Kikwete, also Commander In-Chief of Armed Forces decorates Brigadier General Joseph Cosmas Chengelela with a medal for his exemplary role in a military operation in Mozambique to fight off rebels in 1980s. The event held in Monduli also marked 50 years of the Tanzania Peoples' Defence Forces. (Photo by Filbert Rweyemamu).
Tarangire to pilot aerial watch against poaching The Tarangire National Park is this month going to spearhead a pilot program in deployment of special Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) for surveillance of wildlife against poachers
“The trial aerial scrutiny will be conducted later this September and the
second one is expected to come up in October,” explained Mr Michael Chambers
the Director of Bathawk-Recon, an organization which is introducing the new
surveillance concept in Tanzania..........Read more
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South Africa to promote Olduvai's ‘paleo tourism’ worldwide Since much of the 7 billion global population seems to be cultivating great
interest in seeing how the world used to be in the past, a new type of
tourism is set to channel millions of people into Tanzania in the near future.
“We call it Paleo tourism and so far the Olduvai Gorge and Laetoli
archaeological sites of Northern Tanzania are where the entire world will
be flocking to retrace the human history,” said Mr Zweli Vincent
Mntambo, the Deputy Chairperson of South African Tourism.....Read more