Mtwara


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Mtwara

 

a city in Tanzania; administrative center of the district of Mtwara. Population, 20,400 (1967); port on the Indian Ocean. Exports include cashews, sisal, peanuts, coconut palm products, and wood. Mtwara is the commercial center of an agricultural region. It has flour mills, hulling mills, and a cashew-cleaning plant.

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Maternal and newborn health outcomes in southern Tanzania's Mtwara region are poor despite 70% of births occurring at health facilities.
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Passengers flying to the Tanzanian towns of Kigoma in the north-west and Mtwara in the south had been stranded, along with those heading for Comoros, reports the BBC's Tulanana Bohela from Dar es Salaam.
All economic watchers predict a rising economy for Tanzania tin the next decade with the commercialisation of the massive hydrocarbons discovered in offshore Mtwara in southern Tanzania near the border with Mozambique.
2 billion worth of investment on roads, railways and gas pipeline constructions including the gas pipeline from Mtwara to Dar es Salaam has been the most sought after investment as the pressure of stabilizing power generation continues to surge.
According to Kazaura, the project is expected to commence as soon as possible and it will cover 16 regions in Tanzania, including Arusha, Tabora, Iringa, Kagera, Manyara, Dodoma, Lindi, Mbeya, Morogoro and Mtwara.
2m gas pipeline construction from Mtwara to Dar es Salaam.
Findings show that youth in Dar es Salaam and Mtwara access the internet mainly through mobile phones.
The company has its head office in Dar es Salaam and offices in Tanga, Mtwara, Kigoma, Mwanza and Zanzibar, as well as on the mining sites of the Lake zone.
Appendix 1: Comparison of CCM Parliamentary Vote Margins between 2005 and 2010 general elections Region Constituency Status Votes Votes 2005 % 2010 % Mtwara Mtwara Mjini Urban 61.
In Tanzania, where gas deposits have attracted firms like Britain's BG Group and Norway's Statoil, residents of the Mtwara region protested in May over construction of a pipeline there, demanding more benefits.
The coast zone also saw an increase of 18% compared to prior year due to the increased demand on the Mtwara route.