Tanzania Mediates Over Madagascar Crisis

Over the last few weeks, the country has played a key role in trying to end the political crisis in Madagascar.

Photo: L'Express

Madagascar's leader, Andry Rajoelina (file photo).

  • Tanzania:  Hope in Horizon for Madagascar As Reconciliation Talks End in Dar es Salaam

    Tanzania Daily News, 16 December 2012

    SIGNIFICANT progress has been made in the ongoing efforts to resolve political crisis in Madagascar, according to a joint statement issued following talks between President Jakaya ... read more »

  • Tanzania:  Kikwete in Crucial Madagascar Talks

    Tanzania Daily News, 15 December 2012

    PRESIDENT Jakaya Kikwete and President Andry Rajoelina of the Transitional Government of Madagascar held crucial talks aimed at ending the over three-year political crisis in the ... read more »

  • Southern Africa:  SADC Urged to Act Tough On Madagascar

    Tanzania Daily News, 12 December 2012

    FORMER Madagascar premier Monja Roindefo Zafitsimivalor has asked the Southern African Development Community (SADC) to see to it that the Indian Ocean country's protracted crisis ... read more »

  • Southern Africa:  Regional Leaders Propose Madagascar Election Bans

    allAfrica.com, 11 December 2012

    Southern African leaders want to bar Madagascar's deposed president, Marc Ravalomanana, from standing in new elections - despite condemning as unconstitutional his ousting in 2009. read more »

  • Madagascar:  Domestic Violence Rises As Incomes Fall

    UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 6 November 2012

    Incomes have slipped to their lowest level in a decade since Madagascar's 2009 coup d'etat, and, in parallel, domestic violence has sharply risen. read more »