Tanzania: Further Information: Legal / medical concern: Juma Ngwali, Omar Msellem, Mkubwa Makame, Soud Mohammed Nuhu, Said Abdulla, Ali Nassor, Massoud Ali, Nassor Seif, Othman Makame and six others (names unknown) and new name Ismail “Kopa”

Amnesty International is concerned at the arrest on the island of Zanzibar of 15 alleged opponents of the Amnesty International has learned that Juma Ngwali and the other prominent government opponents named above arrested on 25 February 1992 were released uncharged the next day. It has been reported that Ismail “Kopa” was arrested in Zanzibar on 27 February 1992 and accused of insulting the ruling party in Tanzania, the Chama cha Mapinduzi (CCM).

Choose a language to view report

Download PDF