Tanzania's New Chief Justice Urged to Fight Bribery
President John Magufuli has asked newly appointed Chief Justice Professor Ibrahim Juma to tighten loopholes for bribes within the judiciary. Speaking at the State House swearing-in ceremony, Magufuli also asked for police and the judiciary to meet to discuss ways to clear the backlog of pending cases.
President John Magufuli swears-in Professor Ibrahim Hamisi Juma as the country's eighth Chief Justice of post-independence Tanzania at a ceremony at the State House in Dar es Salaam.
Daily News, 12 September 2017
NEWLY appointed Chief Justice (CJ), Prof Ibrahim Juma, yesterday vowed to tackle the key challenges haunting the judiciary and speed up justice delivery to 'wananchi.' Read more »
Tanzania: Juma Confirmed Eighth CJ
Daily News, 11 September 2017
It's confirmed. Professor Ibrahim Hamis Juma is the country's eighth Chief Justice (CJ) since independence. President John Magufuli yesterday appointed Professor Juma to the post,… Read more »