Tanzania Ports Authority Disbanded


Eight new board members have been appointed to the Ports Authority in an attempt to restore efficiency which has been hampered by allegations of mismanagement.
  • Tanzania:  Port Authority Board Disbanded

    Tanzania Daily News, 9 November 2012

    THE Minister for Transport, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, has revoked appointments of members of the Board of Directors of Tanzania Port Authority (TPA) and has appointed eight new ... read more »

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The Minister for Works Harrison Mwakyembe (file photo).

  • Tanzania:  Minister Cautioned Over Port Corruption

    Tanzania Daily News, 24 October 2012

    A MARITIME expert has advised the Minister for Transport, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, to be cautious in addressing problems of theft, corruption and inefficiency at the Dar es Salaam ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Ports Authority to be Stripped of Powers

    Tanzania Daily News, 25 September 2012

    THE government plans to strip the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) powers for 100 per cent retention of the revenue the state owned agency generates because of fund mismanagement. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Revealed - More 'Rot' at Port

    Tanzania Daily News, 12 September 2012

    AUXILIARY police officers at the Dar es Salaam Port are accusing regular officers in Temeke Police Zone of collusion and protection of thieves who steal cargo at the port. read more »

The Dar es Salaam Port hopes to cut documentation and dwelling time nearly in half by integrating 11 government agencies under its One Stop Centre (file photo).

  • Tanzania:  Joint Probe Into Port Theft Claims Starts

    Tanzania Daily News, 10 September 2012

    POLICE have started a joint investigation with Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) and the Tanzania Zambia Railways Authority (Tazara) over attempted theft of copper on Saturday at the ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  The Rot at the Port Must Be Contained

    Tanzania Daily News, 10 September 2012

    THERE emerged at the weekend, disturbing news that some unscrupulous members of the police force and Dar es Salaam port workers have been colluding to steal from the facility. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Suspension of Ports Authority Officials Hurts Business

    Tanzania Daily News, 6 September 2012

    SUSPENSION of four senior Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) officials including Director General, Mr Ephraim Mgawe, by Transport Minister, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, is threatening ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Minister Suspends TPA Bosses

    Tanzania Daily News, 24 August 2012

    THE Minister for Transport, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, has suspended seven top officials at the Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) and Kurasini Oil Jetty (KOJ), pending investigations on ... read more »