The East African Community’s (EAC) Secretariat has suspended indefinitely all international conferences and meetings in its headquarters in Tanzania, with delegates from countries at high risk of COVID-19.
A court in Tanzania convicted nine opposition leaders and legislators on Tuesday of making seditious statements and imposed five-month jail terms or a fine, which could heighten activists’ fears that democratic dissent is being stifled.
The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) in the Northern Cape has labelled Premier Dr Zamani Saul a constitutional delinquent.
Tanzanian investigative journalist Erick Kabendera has been set free after spending seven months in prison.
Tanzanian Pastor Boniface Mwamposa was arrested after at least 20 people were killed and dozens were hurt in a stampede as worshippers rushed to be anointed during a church service in northern Tanzania, officials said on Sunday.