Tanzania rapper Nay wa Mitego arrested for criticising president

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Tanzanian rapper Emmanuel Elibariki, known as Nay wa Mitego, has been arrested for releasing a song deemed insulting to the government.

He was reportedly held at a hotel in Morogoro, about 190km (120 miles) from Tanzania's commercial capital Dar es Salaam, to where he was being transferred.

Another line in Nay wa Mitego's song goes: "I see you handed a club to a madman," which has been interpreted as referring to an official appointed by the president who has been accused of heavy-handed behaviour.

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