Songas appoints a Tanzanian national as new Managing Director
26.02.20

Songas is pleased to announce the appointment of Anael Samuel as the new Managing Director of the company with immediate effect.  The Tanzanian national takes over from Nigel Whittaker who was recently appointed as the company’s board Chairperson. Under his new role, Anael will lead the company to continue its excellent operational performance and availability and […]

SONGAS SHINES AT EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR AWARDS
19.12.19

The Association of Tanzanian Employers held its Award Gala Dinner in Dar es Salaam on 18 December. Songas was awarded both the Governance and Leadership award and Employer of the Year – Best Medium Enterprise Awards. A total of 57 companies were in the running for the awards. The 2019 event was held in the […]

Songas pays TZS 9.5 billion dividend to government
20.09.19

Dar es Salaam, 5 September 2019 – Songas Limited, the country’s leading Tanzanian gas-to-power company, has paid the government TZS 9.5 billion in dividends as a result of its shareholding in the Tanzanian gas-to-power company. Songas Limited is a strategic partner with the Government in meeting the growing demand for energy and includes ownership by […]

SONGAS CELEBRATES YOUNG SCIENTISTS
16.08.19

The Young Scientist Tanzania (YST) 2019 exhibition, which showcased the innovation and talent of Tanzania’s most promising young scientists, was held on 31 July in Dar es Salaam. “Since YST’s inception in 201l, we, as a leading sponsor, have been extremely supportive of the programme,” says Nigel Whittaker, Songas Managing Director. “We agree fully with […]

SONGAS INVESTS TO BUILD CAPACITY ON MARINE RESOURCE MANAGEMENT
20.06.19

Songas invests to build capacity on marine resource management of coastal communities in Kilwa district. 20 June 2019 – In an effort to maintain the country’s rich biodiversity and promote sustainable fisheries, Songas, Tanzania’s leading gas-to-power company, has donated TZS108 million (USD 46,993) to Sea Sense to support the implementation of a 1 years capacity […]

Songas Launches Environment Week
18.06.19

In a bid to support the government’s efforts to combat impacts on the environment and commemorate World Environment Day marked annually on June 6th, Songas employees joined Ubungo Municipal Council to officially launch the ‘environment week’ that ran from June 1-7, 2019. The event involved cleaning and collecting plastic bags at Manzese Market and Bakhressa […]

Songas donates TZS 47 million to Ubungo local government to foster education
16.05.19

Dar es Salaam, 13 May, 2019 – In support of the government’s commitment to improve the quality of education, Songas, the country’s leading Tanzanian gas-to-power company, has donated TZS 47 million to Ubungo local government. In an event held at Ubungo Kisiwani Primary school, the Kibangu local government Chairperson, Mr Desidery Ishengoma, extended his gratitude […]

SONGAS SUPPORTS WOMEN IN NEED
24.04.19

Songas’ female employees celebrated International Women’s Day this year by visiting women being treated for obstetric fistula at the Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania’s (CCBRT) Hospital in Dar es Salaam. They were welcomed by the CEO of CCBRT, Brenda Msangi Kinemo, CCBRT management, staff and fistula survivors. Songas presented the hospital with a cheque […]

SONGAS’ HR MANAGER GRADUATES FROM ‘EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP DURING CHANGING ENVIRONMENTS’ PROGRAMME
23.01.19

Agatha Keenja, Songas’ Human Resource Manager, graduated from a 12 month programme run by ATE in collaboration with NHO in partnership with ESAMI. On 19 November, 2018, Agatha Keenja, Songas’ Human Resource Manager graduated from a 12 month programme run by the Association of Tanzania Employers (ATE) in collaboration with the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise […]

SONGAS HELPING BUILD TANZANIA’S FUTURE
31.10.18

Thanks to Songas, young Tanzanians attending the Mohoro primary school in the Rufiji District are celebrating the construction of five classrooms, two offices, and the donation of 32 additional desks. At a cost of around US$27,500, the project was completed in July 2018 and the official hand-over took place on 18 October 2018 at a […]