Tanzania's Union Govt Not Beneficial, Zanzibaris Say

The structure of governance, which analysts have described as a "shaky" union, has continued to take center-stage during the Constitution Review Commission meetings. Zanzibar's leaders have been said to be behind the push for change.

  • Tanzania:  Zanzibar CRC Debates Centre On Union

    Tanzania Daily News, 26 November 2012

    AS the period set by the Constitutional Review Commission (CRC) to collect views from individuals nears its end, the majority of Zanzibaris have, during debates, only focused on ... read more »

President Jakaya Kikwete (left) speaks to a government official (file photo).

  • Tanzania:  Hostility Grows in Zanzibar (analysis)

    ThinkAfricaPress, 20 November 2012

    Amidst high unemployment and inequality, grievances on the island of Zanzibar are growing, often targeted at mainland Tanzania. read more »

  • Tanzania:  Constitution Review Board Urged to Reflect Views of Zanzibaris

    Tanzania Daily News, 20 November 2012

    THE Constitution Review Commission (CRC) has been challenged to ensure that the country gets a constitution that reflects calls and wishes of Zanzibaris and Tanzanians in general. read more »

  • Tanzania:  European Union Lays Accent On Peace, Religious Tolerance

    Tanzania Daily News, 17 November 2012

    THE European Union (EU) ambassadors have called for strict evaluation of the objectives of any social group seeking registration, saying the country must cherish peace and ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Civil Societies Fault Union Agreements

    Tanzania Daily News, 16 November 2012

    CIVIL Society Organizations (CSOs) have alerted the nation on the possibility constitutional conflicts in future if the position and interests of "Tanganyika" are not addressed in ... read more »