Mwika Development Trust Fund (MWIDEFU)

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MWIKA UPDATE September 7, 2011

PAVED ROADS COME TO MWIKA

 

 
For the Mwika dispora who will be heading homeward for the holidays this year, expect to see paved roads linking Mwika to Kilacha, to Marangu Mtoni and to Tarakea, Rombo. 

 
Do plan to drop by our MWIDEFU office. It is right behind the market at Madukani, opposite the SACCOS. 
 

  
 
 
TREE PLANTING IN THE HALF-MILE ZONE

 
 

In July, 2011, villagers of Lole, supported by members of Mwika and Moshi Rotary Clubs and an NGO (TAECA), mobilized to plant more than 4,000 trees in the half-mile buffer zone between the Kilimanjaro National Forest and the residential area of the village.


 
2010 PRIMARY SCHOOL LEAVING EXAM (PLSE) RESULTS
 

Mwika North                            Mwika South

  • Tanzania national average PLSE pass rate: 51%
  • Mwika primary schools’ average PLSE pass rate: 70%
  • Maweni and Matala Primary Schools ranked among the top 10 in the District
  • Maweni Primary School ranked among the top 10 in the Kilimanjaro Region

 
 
A UNIVERSITY CAMPUS COMES TO MWIKA
 

 
Stephano Moshi Memorial University College (SMMUCo), affiliated to Tumaini University, opened its doors in 2009 on the campus which was formally occupied by Mwika Bible School. This campus offers Bachelors of Arts degrees in Education and Theology. Two other campuses of SMMUCo are located in Moshi town and Masoka in Kibosho.

 

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