The chairman of the opposition Chadema in Ruangwa District, Erasmus Libaba, has been released after being arrested since Tuesday and questioned over accusations of hoisting the party’s flag beside the road President John Magufuli’s motorcade was to pass.
The retired managing director of Katani Limited, who is also the Chairman of Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) Salum Shamte and others were on Thursday October 17, 2019 arrested for allegedly being involved with loss of Sh54 billion, including government fund.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has fired the Kenya Ferry Services (KFS) board, just three weeks after a tragedy at the Likoni Channel.
Fears are rife among public employees as they mull over their possible fate. This comes following reports from some government authorities that public servants who did not register to vote for the November 24 civic elections will be held to account for their lapse.
Education stakeholders have attributed the low literacy levels in Tanzania among pupils aged between 10 and 14 to the decline of budgetary allocations to the sector.
Individuals behind the infamous Tegeta escrow account scandal could be on the radar afresh as the government stares at the burden of forking out $185 million (about Sh426 billion) to pay a foreign bank which has won an international tribunal compensation over the infamy.