BBC NEWS | Africa | Tanzania bans election handouts: "Tanzania has banned traditional African hospitality known by its Swahili name of 'takrima' during election campaigns.
Under the country's electoral law, politicians were allowed to hand out food and drink to prospective voters.
But the High Court ruled in favour of three legal rights organisations that argued it was a form of corruption."
Tuesday, April 25, 2006
Posted by TheMalau at 5:55 AM
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