THE DOWNFALL OF ACACIA MINING PLC IN TANZANIA”: WILL TANZANIA GET A BETTER DEAL?

By virtue of article 27 of the Constitution of the United Republic of Tanzania “every person has the duty to protect the natural resources of United Republic of Tanzania (URT)” and by virtue of section 4(1) of the Permanent Sovereignty Act of 2017 providing that; “The people of United Republic of Tanzania shall have a […]

Parliamentarians urge for transparency and accountability in the extractive sector

Members of Energy and Minerals Committee of the Tanzania Parliament urged for transparency and accountability for effective management of the country’s natural resources (mining, oil and gas) during an engagement meeting organized by HakiRasilimali in collaboration with Policy Forum held on November 8th, 2018, Dodoma. Members of the committee claimed that transparency in the extractive […]

“Are you a Champion of Open Contracting?

“Achieving Open Government Requires a Country to Put in Place Systems and Mechanisms which need to be reflected in the National Policies, Laws and Institutions”        Jakaya Kikwete Why does it matter in the Tanzania oil, gas and mining sectors? Being a compliant country to EITI standards since 2012, Tanzania’s implementation of the EITI Standard […]