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March 28, 2019

There is a growing concern about the drug use among adolescents in Tanzania. Drug and substance abuse continues to destroy youth’s lives and subsequently education.

There have been some drastic measures that have been taken to stop the use of drugs among adolescents in...

March 25, 2019

“You may say that I’m a dreamer but I’m not the only one.”

(Photo courtesy of google image)

Do you know that song, written by John Lennon in the 70’s? He had such a huge vision and tried to empower us through his music. Since that time a lot of young people listened to h...

March 22, 2019

Despite the developments and advancements in health care systems and technology around the world, there are still many cases and deaths related to HIV/AIDS disease.

To understand better the subject and in fighting against the disease, we should know that information is...

March 18, 2019

When is it the right time to have sex talk? In the past, there used to be initiation ceremonies where families and communities came together traditionally to provide young people with information and guidance on sex and life in general. These rituals happened mostly in...

March 15, 2019

I love my body, it is truly amazing what my body achieves every day. My body is my home and it works so hard every day to keep me alive and healthy.

It is fascinating how women’s bodies achieve in creating the menstrual cycle. I like to imagine the menstrual cycle as my...

March 12, 2019

Many Tanzanians have a social media presence on one of the social media networking sites; some become so addicted to it that they can’t live without it. Social media sites are the quickest way to connect and keep contact with family and friends, however like every good...

March 8, 2019

March 8th is the day in which people especially women all over the world come together to celebrate the international women's day. It is a huge step from the odd days, were women's roles in the society were highly limited. we have came a long way from the time when wom...

March 5, 2019

Do you ever feel or wonder whether you are irritable or unhappy, and at times you want to just be left alone? You might not realize it but you might be experiencing depression at this moment.

For years, living in Tanzania, I always thought that depression is a foreign,...