5 million Tanzanians have been issued with national IDs, minister

Published: 13/Jun/2019
Source: The Guardian (Dar es Salaam)

DEPUTY Minister for Home Affairs, Hamad Masauni yesterday disclosed that five million Tanzanians have been issued with national identification cards, with 13 million others still in the process.

Masauni was responding to a question by Buyungu MP, Christopher Chiza (CCM), who sought to know the government’s plans to speed up the process of issuing the IDs in order to help citizens to avoid inconveniences.

In his response, Masauni said by the end of this year, a total of 22.2 million IDs will have been issued.

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Themes: ID Documents and Passports
Regions: Tanzania
Year: 2019