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Tanzanian CoS in Mozambique

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Lieutenant General Matthew Mkingule, Tanzanian People’s Defence Force (TPDF) Chief of Staff (CoS), is the latest addition to senior Southern African Development Community (SADC)...

Tanzanian military using innovative Gilboa DBR Snake assault rifles

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The Tanzania People’s Defence Force (TPDF) has taken into service an unusual weapon in the form of the Israeli Gilboa DBR Snake double-barrel assault...

US hands over military equipment to Tanzania

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The United States has handed over $18 million worth of equipment and training to the Tanzania People’s Defence Force (TPDF) as part of its...

Chinese-built military training centre opens in Tanzania

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Tanzanian President John Magafuli has opened a Chinese-built training centre for the Tanzania People's Defence Forces (TPDF). The Comprehensive Training Centre (CTC) was...

Germany donates military medical college to Tanzania

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The German Armed Forces Technical Advisory Group (GAFTAG) has donated a Military College of Medical Sciences to the Tanzania People's Defence Forces...

US EOD technicians share knowledge with Tanzanian service members

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Members of Explosive Ordnance Disposal Mobile Unit 12, assigned to Combined Joint Task Force-Horn of Africa, held a Humanitarian Mine Action instruction...

Tanzanian Land Force Commander Visits AFRICOM

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Major General Salim Mustafa Kijuu, land force commander of the Tanzanian People's Defence Force, and Brigadir General Zoma Mathik Kongo, director of...

Tanzania hikes defence spending

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The Tanzanian government has increased its 2015/2016 defence budget by 30 per cent to sustain the recruitment and training of new soldiers...

Bird causes Tanzanian F-7 crash

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A Tanzania Air Force F-7TN fighter jet crashed last week after ingesting a bird on takeoff, resulting in injuries to the pilot,...

China, Tanzania carrying out month long joint naval drills

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The Chinese People Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) and the naval wing of the Tanzania People's Defence Force (TPDFA) are carrying out a...

Chinese company to build 12 000 houses for Tanzanian People’s Defence...

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The Tanzanian Ministry of Defence and National Service has contracted the Shanghai Construction Group of China to construct 12 000 housing units...

Tanzania to train 1 000 Somali troops

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The Tanzania People's Defence Force (TPDF) will soon start training 1 000 members of the Somali National Army (SNA) including soldiers and...

Tanzania acquires new amphibious tanks, rockets and other weapons from China

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The Tanzania People's Defence Force (TPDF) has taken delivery of a range of new hardware from China, including Type 63A amphibious tanks,...

No injuries in Tanzanian military AB 412 crash

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Tanzanian Vice President Dr Mohammed Gharib Bilal was one of eleven people on board an Agusta-Bell 412 helicopter who escaped injury after...

New African Military Profile: Tanzania

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Tanzania is one of Africa's larger peacekeeping contributors and has enjoyed recent success as part of the UN Force Intervention Brigade in...

Tanzania People’s Defence Force

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Tanzania People's Defence Force Index 1. Order of battle 2. Overview 3. Defence economics 4. State of military forces 5. Country threat report 6. External deployments 1. Order of Battle ...

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