Magufuli sends transport PS, port bosses packing in corruption purge

What you need to know:

  • The sackings and the disbandment of the board follows a crackdown on tax evasion at Tanzania’s largest port, that has been denying the government billions of shillings in income every year.
  • Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa said a recent inspection revealed that Sh13 billion has been misused, hampering operations at the Tanzania Railways Corporation.
  • Mr Majaliwa also announced the dismissal of four senior port officers and eight middle-level managers.

DAR ES SALAAM, Tuesday

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