Sustainability Report 2021 Tanzania

View the Tanzania 2021 Sustainability Report here.

Public-Private Partnerships in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Songas Marks International World Safety Day with over 2000 Days without zero Lost-Time Accidents (LTAs)

Occupational Health and Safety is an integral part of company operations to ensure sustainability. According to the International Labour Organization (ILO), the physical conditions and mental demands of the workplace determine to a great extent the wellbeing of employees. Occupational accidents have a significant human, social and economic cost, which we should strive to eliminate […]

Songas Managing Director wins WIMA – ‘He for She’ award

On the 24th of  April 2021, Songas Managing Director Anael Samuel won the He for She award, during the Women in Management Africa awards gala.  The award was given to him in recognition of his contribution towards driving gender parity in the energy sector.          

Songas donates 83 million to finance school construction

Rufiji  MP and the State Minister in the President’s Office, Public Service Management and Good Governance, Hon. Mohamed Mchengerwa, (1st left), receiving a dummy cheque from Songas Socio-Economic Development Manager, Nicodemus Chipakapaka (2nd R), during the handover event held recently. The donation amounting to TZS 83 million is to construct and renovate 7 classrooms at […]

Investing for sustainable impact

Human capital is among the key drivers of economic transformation and sustainable development. With the population standing at 57 million and projected to reach 67 million by 2025, Tanzania has the potential to become a strong industrial economy if it prioritizes adequate access to basic services. Coordination between the government and other stakeholders is crucial […]

A Case for Public-Private Partnerships and a Reflection into new Investment Opportunities in Tanzania

About twenty-five years ago, the Tanzanian Government developed a Master Plan and invited tender bids which resulted in the Songas electricity project coming to fruition. This October marks 16 years since H.E. President Mkapa officially commissioned the Songas gas to power project, which uses Tanzania’s natural gas resource for electricity generation at the Songas Ubungo […]

Young people benefit from opportunities in the energy sector

The energy sector is one of the most integral parts of the Tanzanian economy, creating a total of 33,325 jobs and generating 6.9% of the country’s GDP. With technology continuing to shape the sector, it is clear that a talent pipeline must be developed to ensure strong future growth, both at home and internationally. Tanzania […]

Songas appoints new Plant Manager at Ubungo

Dr. Michael Mngondo is appointed as Plant Manager for Songas Ltd, replacing TVSK Rao who has been with the company for many years.

Songas Boosts Government’s Fight Against COVID-19 with TZS 100 Million Intervention

Dar es Salaam, April 20 2020…Songas, Tanzania’s leading gas-to-power company, has provided TZS 100 Million to the National Relief Fund to support the government’s efforts in combating the COVID-19 pandemic. The money will go towards the acquisition of essential medical equipment in fighting the Corona virus. Speaking during the handover, Songas Managing Director Mr. Anael […]