The Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) President Wallace Karia has mentioned what pushed him to be president of the football governing body in Tanzania.
Karia who was being interviewed on Saturday by a local TV station said that after recorganizing TFF weakenesses, he decided to enter into the race to rescue Tanzanian football.
“I took the Presidential form and followed all the procedures to the election. I was elected and this makes me believe that I have the ability to manage the federation than the former management,’’ he said.
Before being elected to the current post, Karia was a Vice President under Jamal Malinzi who was the president.
Karia stressed that they are very keen and careful with officers who are involved in corrupt acts.
“We shall be very strict with such people. We want to clean the federation and want it to be clean all the time,” he emphasized.
He said his administration would not tolerate ny person involved in fraud.
“We want a transparent TFF that avoids all malpractices moves,” he said.
The President said he wants to leave a mark, to clean the federation, so that Tanzania Sports stakeholders can say something positive on his era.