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Magufuli Government Attempting Rooting Out Corruption Completely

The John Magufuli government in Tanzania is looking ahead to throw out corruption from its root in the country and lately it is learned amendment will be made to the Prevention and Combating of Corruption Act as well as to the whistle blowers legislation. Valentino Mlowola, Director General of the Prevention and Combating of Corruption Bureau (PCCB) said both the ...

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Billions Of Looted Shilling Offshored By Corrupt Government Officials, Politicians Over Years

Money in billions has been offshored from Tanzania in illegal ways over the years. Those are looted in the country through various scandasl such as EPA Account, Tegeta Escrow Account, BAE Systems Radar scandal, Mereremeta and Mwananchi Gold. Between 2005 and 2006 about Sh133 billion was irregularly paid by Bank of Tanzania to dozen of firms under External Payment Arrears ...

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John Magufuli Positioned High In Battling Against Corruption

The anti-corruption conference in London has ended and President John Magufuli is positioned at the forefront in the battle in his just five months in office. Within few months after taking the office he has earned himself enough credibility and acclaim in Tanzania and also outside the country for his fight against corruption. Tanzania is ranked in the top 20 ...

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Tanzania Cracks Down On Ghost Workers

The President John Magufuli government has issued a nationwide audit to root out ghost worker positions. The current wage system allows workers in registering fake accounts and get double or triple salary pay. The primary issue for the less development in the country is corruption. Even though Tanzania has anti-corruption laws, but sparingly it is enforced by authorities. In his ...

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President Elect John Magufuli Vows To Fight Against Corruption

The President-elect John Magufuli seems to be way very strict in dealing with corruptions in the new term. He said the corrupt officials under his administration may be sacked from jobs if they fail to change themselves towards better. Magufuli was certified victory on Friday by the National Elections Commission of Tanzania after being declared winner of the recent presidential ...

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