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Tanzanian minister quits after diamond mining investigation - state TV
September 7, 2017 / 2:30 PM / 12 days ago

Tanzanian minister quits after diamond mining investigation - state TV

DAR ES SALAAM, Sept 7 (Reuters) - A Tanzanian minister who was named in reports on the results of an investigation into the diamond mining industry has resigned, state-run television broadcaster TBC1 said on Thursday.

TBC1 said that George Simbachawene, the Minister of State in the President’s Office, had relinquished his post.

Reporting by Fumbuka Ng'wanakilala; Editing by George Obulutsa, Greg Mahlich

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