“Where is the law; we need to act according to the law. It is only when there is no law that we can attempt to use commonsense to act,” added Sheni.
A Member of Parliament who preferred to remain anonymous said: “This is a legal issue that the minister has no authority to make. He has no powers to give concession to give pastoralists to graze in the areas.”
Prof. Maghembe served in the same ministry for a very short period during the fourth phase government under retired President Jakaya Kikwete.