Tanzania’s opposition Chadema party office in the north-eastern town of Arusha has been “firebombed”, according to its leader Tundu Lissu.

Mr Lissu said the office was destroyed on the eve of his visit to the town on Friday.

He has termed the act as “terror and intimidation”.

The politician said his planned visit would still go on despite the attack.

He tweeted photos of the destroyed party office: