Gold Worth U.S.$223,000 Seized On Its Way to Zanzibar
The Tanzania Ports Authority, in collaboration with security agencies in Dar es Salaam, has impounded 6.244kg of gold that was due to be transported illegally to Zanzibar.
Citizen, 12 October 2017
The Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) has seized five bars of gold worth Sh507.3 million at the Dar es Salaam port as two suspects were trying to transport the minerals to Zanzibar… Read more »
Gold is commonly formed into bars for use in monetary exchange.
TPA Director General, Engineer Deusdedith Kakoko