Zanzibar Leader Pardons 12 Ahead of 54th Revolution Anniversary
Zanzibar President Ali Mohamed Shein has ordered the release of twelve prisoners as the Island celebrates the 54th anniversary of the Zanzibar Revolution.
Zanzibar President Ali Mohamed Shein.
Among the pardoned are prominent musicians Nguza Viking alias 'Babu Seya,' and his son Johnson alias Papii Nguza who were sentenced to life imprisonment on June 25, 2004, after ... Read more »
Citizen, 12 January 2017
Today, Zanzibar is celebrating its 53rd Revolution Anniversary, an event that in principle could have united all islanders, but the political situation on the ground remains tense. Read more »