Tanzania Ruling Party Delegates Cry Foul Over Corruption

Delegates have called on the ruling party, Chama Cha Mapinduzi, to void elections that have declared President Jakaya Kikwete and Zanzibar President Ali Mohamed Shein chairman and vice-chairman, respectively. President Kikwete won by a landslide with only two votes opposing his leadership.
  • Tanzania:  Delegates Call For Action On Corruption

    Tanzania Daily News, 14 November 2012

    DELEGATES at the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) National Congress have called on leaders of the party to nullify the results of the elections that were marred by acts of corruption. read more »

President Jakaya Kikwete addresses delegates during Chama Cha Mapinduzi elections.

  • Tanzania:  Ruling Party Gives President Landslide Win

    Tanzania Daily News, 14 November 2012

    CCM returned with a landslide vote its national chairman, President Jakaya Kikwete, to lead the ruling party for the next five years. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Corruption Ranking Rises

    Tanzania Daily News, 11 November 2012

    TANZANIA has gone up one place in corruption ranking according to the newly published East African Bribery Index (EABI). read more »

  • Tanzania:  State Adopts Zitto's Motion Over Offshore Bank Accounts

    Tanzania Daily News, 10 November 2012

    THE government has adopted a private motion tabled by opposition legislator Zitto Kabwe (Kigoma North-Chadema) on Thursday calling for a probe of alleged billions of shillings ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Speaker Issues Strong Warning to Energy Permanent Secretary Over Corruption Claims

    Tanzania Daily News, 10 November 2012

    SCORES of Members of the Parliament (MPs) have predicted tense relations between the members of the Parliament and the Ministry of Energy and Minerals following the verdict by the ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Lawmakers Call for Money Laundering Probe

    Tanzania Daily News, 9 November 2012

    KIGOMA North MP Zitto Kabwe (Chadema) has called for formation of a parliamentary select-committee to probe allegations of money laundering against high-ranking public leaders and ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Effective Approach Needed to Fight Bribery

    Tanzania Daily News, 8 November 2012

    PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete has made corruption his administration's public enemy number one, and has convinced the electorate that high on his priority of reforming the government is ... read more »