Tanzania's Main Opposition Party Leaders Get Bail in Absentia
The six Chadema top brass facing eight counts of sedition, raising discontent and ill-will for unlawful purposes, have all been granted bail despite failing to appear in court for their bail hearing. One of their bail conditions is that each leader will be required to have two sureties who will post U.S.$8.8 million bail.
Tanzanian main opposition top brass fail to show up at court.
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