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Graca Machel reacts before two female children, Pili Mohere (L) and Happiness Rhobi at the launch of National Ending Child Marriage Campaign at JNICC early this week in Dar es Salaam.
Scrap all oppressive gender laws, Machel advises CA
Tanzania is among 20 leading countries in child marriage cases with statistics showing that for every five girls, two are married under the age of 18. The 1971 Marriage Act allows girls as young as 14 (with special permission) and always allows 15 years old girls to marry.   According.
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Tuna fishing mismanagement denies Tanzania USD5bn annually
The fisheries sector plays an important role in the national economy of  Tanzania. The sector contributes to about 1.4 per cent to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP).   The sector employs a considerable number of people directly and indirectly, working as fishers, traders,.
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