Magufuli's Ban on Foreign Trips 'Hurt Air Travel in Tanzania'
The Tanzania Airports Authority says passenger and cargo traffic has fallen in the past two years despite a 1.5% increase in aircraft movements. TAA acting director general Richard Mayongela attributes the negative performance to the government's ban on foreign trips by public officials.
Citizen, 9 November 2017
Passenger and cargo traffic fell in the past two years despite a 1.5 per cent increase in aircraft movements to 145,619 in 2016, Tanzania Airports Authority (TAA) data show. Read more »
Citizen, 13 April 2016
The quest to save money and direct it towards improving social service delivery is what drives President John Magufuli's 'policy' on foreign travel. Read more »