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NOTICE TO TRAVELLERS PLANNING TO VISIT TANZANIA

Posted by on Jun 3, 2019 in News & Events, News Highlights, Press Release, Uncategorized | 0 comments

“Visitors to Tanzania are advised to avoid carrying plastic carrier bags or packing plastic carrier bags or items in plastic carrier bags in their suitcase or hand luggage before embarking on visit to Tanzania. Special desk will be designated at all entry points for surrender of plastics carrier bag that visitors may be bringing into Tanzania.”    ...

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Mission News

Posted by on May 31, 2019 in News from Nigerian Mission | Comments Off on Mission News

NOTICE Tanzania High Commission, Abuja, Nigeria no longer handle visa applications directly as the United Republic of Tanzania now issue e-visas (electronic visas). Therefore, all visa applicants are advised to make their application on-line directly to the Tanzania Immigration Department via the following website: https://eservices.immigration.go.tz/visa/...

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Visa Information

Posted by on May 31, 2019 in Consular Services | Comments Off on Visa Information

Tanzania High Commission, Abuja, Nigeria no longer handle visa applications directly as the United Republic of Tanzania now issue e-visas (electronic visas). Therefore, all visa applicants are advised to make their application on-line directly to the Tanzania Immigration Department via the following website: https://eservices.immigration.go.tz/visa/...

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Country Profile

Posted by on Dec 21, 2013 in Tourism | Comments Off on Country Profile

    Geography The United Republic of Tanzania is located in Eastern Africa. It is bordered by Kenya and Uganda to the North, Rwanda, Burundi and the Democratic Republic of Congo to the West and Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique to the South. The country’s eastern border lies in the Indian Ocean which has a coastline of 1,424 km. Zanzibar is part of the United Republic of Tanzania and consists of two main islands of Unguja and Pemba and a number of small islands. The Islands are located 40 km off the mainland coast of East Africa in the Indian Ocean. The two main islands are 40 kilometers apart, separated by 700 meters deep Pemba Channel. Area and Population Tanzania has a total area of  945,087 sq.km including 61,000 sq. km of inland water. The total surface area of Zanzibar...

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The President

Posted by on Nov 21, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The President

  Dr. John Pombe Joseph Magufuli was born on 29th October, 1959. He is the 5th and current President of the United Republic of Tanzania.  He was a Member of Parliament (MP) from 1995 to 2010 and has held several ministerial portfolios. In 2000, he served as Minister of Works under Former President Benjamin Mkapa, 2006-2008 he was Minister of Lands and Human Settlement, 2008-2010 he was Minister of Livestock and Fisheries and from 2010 to 2015 he was again appointed under the Former President, his predecessor, Dr. Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete as Minister of Works where he served until he was duly elected President in October,...

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