Ynag came to Tanzania in 1975 as a translator for a Chinese company that was building a railroad linking the port of Dar es Salaam to Zambia.
Ten children who were kidnapped in December were found dead with mutilated body parts on Monday.
Ankara has confirmed that around four Turkish nationals have been killed while eight have been rescued from the two Tanzania-flagged vessels which caught fire in the Kerch Strait.
At least nine people are missing in the fire that broke on board two liquefied natural gas (LNG) vessels in the Kerch Strait.
Homosexuality is illegal in Tanzania and with the recent announcement, most gays live in fear.
Mo, as the kidnapped industrialist is popularly called, was kidnapped by a suspected 'gang of whites' in the morning of October 11.
Indian origin Tanzanian, Africa's youngest billionaire Mohammed Dewji was kidnapped from a luxury hotel in Dar es Salaam.
Mozambique will on Wednesday put on trial 180 national and foreign citizens accused of involvement in deadly Islamist attacks in the northern province of Cabo Delgado, sources said.
The vessel capsized just 50 metres from the shore. Victoria, Africa's largest lake, is shared by Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
MV Nyerere sunk between the islands of Ukerewe and Ukara on Thursday with around 400 passengers onboard -- nearly four times the legal capacity.
Some 200 people were killed after an overloaded vessel hit strong winds off the island of Zanzibar in the Indian Ocean in 2011.
Two persons including a woman who
claims to be from Tanzania were arrested by the Cyber Cell of
Madhya Pradesh police today for allegedly blackmailing and
extorting Rs 4 lakh from an Indore-based businessman.
Uganda Finance Minister Matia Kasaija this week said they are in the process of introducing a tax for users of platforms such as WhatsApp, Twitter and Facebook Sh5.50 (200 Ugandan shillings) per day.