Tanzanian Journalist Kabendera Now Charged With Economic Crimes

Prosecutors in Tanzania have charged freelance journalist Erick Kabendera with money laundering, tax evasion, and assisting an organized crime racket, according to a copy of the charge sheet. When he was detained on July 29, the Dar es Salaam police chief said that police were investigating Kabendera's citizenship status.

Erick Kabendera in court where he was charged with leading organized crime, failure to pay tax and money laundering.

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