Tanga, 02 September 2016 –Tanga Cement Public Limited Company has donated a
total of Fpur hundred (400) bags of Simba cement as a donation towards renovation and
rehabilitation of the one of the oldest school in the country , Ilboru Secondary School in
Arusha. The cost of donated cement is Tzs 4, 838,000.
Speaking during the hand-over ceremony, Tanga Cement Plc Head of Human
Resources, Mrs Diana Malambugi said, “Ilboru is among the oldest schools in Tanzania.
And it has produced a good number of leaders in the Government as well as in
companies like Tanga Cement. Due toits age, the school buildings will always need
some renovations and rehabilitation, with this reason, when we were approached for that
we did not hesitate to support by donating cement. My call to other institutions,
individuals as well as the Ilboru Alumni to join hands with Tanga cement in making sure
we return the school to its old status. Old schools are the treasure of the country. And
am not talking about supporting Ilboru only, there are other schools that need this
support. If you could remember, in September 2015, we donated cement to Mzumbe
Secondary for same purpose”.
Tanga Cement Plc has a CSR Mission Statement and Policy that covers four main areas
of Education, health, community development and Environment. In 2016, the Company
has already spent a total of Tzs200 million in those areas with higher percentage going