Tanzania: Media ban reversed by new president

Tanzania’s new President, Samia Suluhu Haasan, has announced that bans slapped on media outlets are to be lifted.

“I understand that there are media organisations that have been closed – let them open and ensure they follow the law,” President Samia instructed national authorities.

Speaking during the swearing in of new ministers and permanent secretaries, the President said the media rules, regulations and penalties should be transparent.


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