Soma hii sehemu ya ripoti ambayo imetolewa uone kwanini IPTL hawaondoki hapa nchini. Despite similarities, the two power projects were quite different in nature. IPTL originated in a visit to Malaysia by Horace Kolimba, the CCM Secretary General and Minister of Planning, in June 1994. Mahathir Mohamed, the Malaysian Prime Minister actively promoted Malaysian companies in Africa, and provided covert support to finance CCM in the build up to the presidential and parliamentary elections of 1995. It is widely believed that the bagman for the 1995 campaign contribution was CCM Treasurer Dr Abdallah Kigoda ni ripoti ya power and politics in Tanzania 2011.