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Vodacom Tanzania MD, four others arrested over alleged fraudulent use of facilities

Thursday 4 April 2019 | 10:13 CET | News
Newly appointed Vodacom Tanzania MD Hisham Hendi and four other staff were arrested and charged in Dar es Salaam over alleged fraudulent use of facilities, the company said. Hendi, an Egyptian, and the other staff had been questioned "in relation to the alleged fraudulent use of network facilities". Vodacom said it is fully cooperating with an investigation team led by the Tanzanian police. 

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: TCRA / Vodacom Tanzania
Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of
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