Japan Grants Tanzania $18 Million for Water Supply, Citizen Says

Japan will provide Tanzania funds to improve water supply in the western Tabora region, the Citizen reported.

The Japan International Cooperation Agency will supply 28.95 billion shillings ($18 million) for the water project, and a further 1.7 billion shillings for road upgrades in Dar es Salaam, the commercial capital, the newspaper reported, citing Finance Ministry Permanent Secretary Servacus Likwelile.

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