Senior Tanzania ruling party MP quits, cites democracy concerns
Tuesday October 31 2017
A senior Tanzanian politician, Lazaro Nyalandu, quit the ruling party CCM on October 30, 2017. PHOTO | CITIZEN | NMG
On Monday, Lazaro Nyalandu, who once served as a cabinet minister and has been a member of parliament for the ruling Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) party for 17 years, said he was “deeply concerned” by human rights abuses and the direction of the economy.