Zambia's ruling party Secretary General, Mr Davies Mwila asks the Chinese government to help resuscitate TAZARA.
June 11, 2017
Minister of Tourism and Arts, Hon. Charles Banda says TAZARA is a notable part of Zambia’s cultural heritage highlighting the relations with China
If we do not uplift TAZARA, we will be betraying the spirit of our forefathers, says President Lungu.
June 10, 2017
"The importance of TAZARA cannot be overemphasised. TAZARA provides an opportunity for us to improve our link to the seaport for the country’s imports and exports."
June 08, 2017
The management of TAZARA regrets to announce the reversal of plans to introduce new timetables that were due to be implemented on 1 June 2017.
November 27, 2016
We, the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) Board of Directors, comprising the Permanent Secretaries responsible for Transport in Tanzania and Zambia, as Chairperson and Co-Chairperson, respectively, together with three other Board members from both countries, meeting in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, this 25th Day of November 2016, do hereby declare as follows.
September 28, 2016
In order to get back to peak performance, the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) needs about US$250 million of investments in the short term and about US$1.2 billion in the long term, says Eng. Bruno Ching’andu, the Managing Director.
September 04, 2016
We, the Chief Executive Officers of Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL), Societe Nationale Des Chemins De Fer Du Congo Sarl (SNCC) and Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA), have this day jointly held consultations in line with the provisions of the Tripartite Agreement signed in Lubumbashi, DRC, on 7 March 2013 to harmonize relationships and operations among the three railways.
July 31, 2016
We, the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) Board of Directors, comprising the Permanent Secretaries responsible for Transport, in Tanzania and Zambia, as Chairperson and Co-Chairperson, respectively, together with three other Board members from both countries, meeting in Lusaka, Zambia, this 29th Day of July 2015, do hereby declare as follows.
July 17, 2016
As we consolidate our turnaround mission, we are delighted to announce the conclusion of an Agreement with African Fossils Limited of Tanzania to move 18 million litres (18,000 metric tones) of petroleum products to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in the next one year.
July 14, 2016
After completing the construction of the track, together with all the support infrastructure, and concluding successful trial operations, the Chinese officially handed over TAZARA on 1st July 1976. Commercial operations then officially begun on 14th July 1976.