Tanzania identifies mystery illness as ‘rat fever’

Tanzania identifies mystery illness as ‘rat fever’

A mysterious disease that killed three people in Tanzania has been identified as leptospirosis or “rat fever”, a bacterial infection commonly spread by the rodents, the East African nation’s government said Monday. Last week authorities dispatched a...
Tanzania targets internet giants with new tax

Tanzania targets internet giants with new tax

Tanzania will introduce a digital tax this year, the country’s finance minister said, in a move targeting global internet giants offering services in the East African nation. The two-percent tax will come into effect in July and follows similar attempts by...