TOP TANZANIAN CELEBRITIES LINKED TO DRUG TRAFICKING
By Dennis Milimo
Over the weekend Tanzanian police launched a crackdown on Top Tanzanian celebrities after numbers of them were linked to drug Trafficking in their country.
According to the Tanzanian ministry of internal security the Celebrities were ordered to report to the Central police station located in Dar es Salaam and record statements concerning the whole issue. Names of Six celebrities had been issued and therefore they were forced to appear before the police station.
Those who were summoned included Diamond platinum, Wema Sepetu, TID, Ray C, Idris Sultan, Azan Zungu, Abas Mutevu, Rugemarila Mutahaba, Vanessaa mdee, Tunda, Halidali Kavila, Amani, Kashozi and Omry Sanga.
The celebrities were grilled for hours before thet were realesed. Others like Vanessaa mdee, Tunda, Halidali Kavila, Amani, Kashozi and Omry Sanga will be appearing before the central police station on Monday.
Tanzanian minister in charge of culture, sports and Information warned those in charge of the crackdown to handle it with care so as not to spoil the reputation of celebrities.