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PM To Delay Shifting Office To Dodoma

In a new report it is learned Tanzanian Prime Minister Kassim Majalwa may not be shifting his office to the newly build capital as it was earlier announced. According to Regional Commissioner Jordan Rugimbana, the PM would be delaying moving his office from Dar es Salaam to Dodoma until the completion of the Bunge Sitting that is scheduled to start ...

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Why Chadema Called Off Scheduled Nationwide Rallies

The nationwide rallies scheduled to take place last week on Thursday by opposition party Chadema was suddenly called off as fear and tensions mounted. It is now learned the party had to take such strange move following response to pleas by religious leaders, the Legal and Human Rights Commission and the Mwalimu Nyerere Foundation to sit for a dialogue with ...

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CCM Reveals To Have No Discussion With Chadema

Dar es Salaam – Chadema canceled its Thursday’s nationwide demonstrations and now the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) said the government would not have a talk with them. The September 1 protests were announced earlier in July calling it as “Defiance Day” demonstrations. Chadema alleges the government is suppressing democracy and President John Magufuli has dictatorial tendencies. The protests were called ...

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CHADEMA Withdraws September 1 Nationwide Protests

Dar es Salaam – The main opposition CHADEMA party has finally suspended its protest that was scheduled to take place on Thursday and will give some more time for negotiations with the government. Earlier, the John Magufuli government called the planned demonstrations of CHADEMA as illegal. In the month of July the president said would be cracking down on those ...

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Chadema Claims Police Looking To Foil Its Sept 1 Rallies

Dar es Salaam – A week ago armed men shot dead four police officers outside a bank in Dar es Salaam and this resulted with finger-pointing between opposition party and the police. Chama cha Demokrasia na Maendeleo (Chadema) said the killings were a justification to a crackdown on them and police claims it was politically motivated. According to Special Zone ...

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Tanzanian Students Bullying, Teasing Albinism In Classrooms

Dar es Salaam – The skin color of Alibinism in Africa leads to negative social constructions, and to such an extent that often they are believed to have been cursed or they are evil cannibals. Witch doctors in Tanzania believe the Albinos are immortal and also genitals of such people bring wealth. A long history too stands about murders of ...

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Police Banned Sunday Rally Citing Shortage Of Officers

Dar es Salaam – A political rally was banned on Sunday due to shortage of police officers for the protection of Chadema national leaders including former Prime Minister Frederick Sumaye. The rally was supposed to be held at Miembe Saba grounds and regional Chadema chairman Baraka Mwago said initially only the demos and bodaboda procession was banned, but later it ...

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