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Tanzanian tourism industry worried

(eTN) - Within days of news breaking that the UNESCO World Heritage Committee has approved the Tanzanian government’s request to carve out a 200-square-kilometer part of the world’s largest game r

Last-minute go-ahead for Stieglers Gorge hydro project in Tanzania

(eTn) - The Tanzanian government will remain under the spotlight over their planned assaults on the environment even after the cabinet reshuffle last Friday, which, among others, also saw Energy and M

Turkana under threat due to damming of River Omo in Ethiopia

(eTN) - Protests took place in Nairobi last weekend aimed at the Gibe III dam Ethiopia is constructing on their territory but which is said to have an immediate and massive impact on Kenya.

Opposition grows against Ethiopia dam and power plant

The building of the GIBE III dam and hydro-electric power plant is attracting yet more opposition from the international environmental watchdogs, relevant NGOs, local advocacy groups, and the affected

50th anniversary of Kariba Dam

On May 16, 1960, the Kariba Dam was officially opened by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, with the switching on of the first electricity generators, bringing to life one of Africa’s mos