President John Magufuli yesterday swore-in former Director of Criminal Investigations (DCI), Mr Diwani Athumani, as the new Kagera Regional Administrative Secretary (RAS).
Mr Diwani was appointed to the post a few weeks after he had been removed from his previous position as DCI. He takes over the post, which was left vacant by Mr Amantius Msole, whose appointment was revoked.
After the swearing-in, held at the State House in Dar es Salaam yesterday, Mr Athumani recited and signed the integrity pledge for public servants. The declaration of the integrity pledge was led by Secretary of the Ethics Secretariat (Department of Political Leaders), Mr Waziri Kipacha.
The swearing-in ceremony was attended by the Chief Justice, Mr Mohamed Chande Othman, the Minister of State in the President’s Office -Regional Administration and Local Government, Mr George Simbachawene, the Attorney-General (AG), Mr George Masaju, the Inspector-General of Police (IGP), Mr Ernest Mangu, and other highranking police officials.